Slighe nan Gaidheal is a non-profit educational society that teaches and promotes the Scottish Gaelic language and culture in the Pacific Northwest.|
Please see our calendar page for more information about these events and others in neighboring communities and sponsored by other organizations.|
||Seirm at Fiber and Fabrics
Seirm will be performing a waulking demonstration at Fiber and Fabrics. more info
||Seirm Spring Concert and Dance
Spring is in the air, and so is the sound of great Gaelic music!
Doors open at 7:30
Ceilidh dance workshop at 7:40
Show starts at 8:00
Attendance is open to all current SnG members and their invited guests. Becoming a member is easy! See the link below for more information. We have a banquet liquor license, so BYOB to enjoy responsibly. Snacks provided by Seirm. $5 for Slighe nan Gaidheal individual members, $10 for member families, $8 for individual non-members, $15 for non-member families. more info
||Seirm at Northwest Folklife Festival
Please join us at Seattle Center as we reach out to those who don't yet know that they love Gaelic music! more info
||Zero to Gaelic Intensive Day 1
Time for a new year of Zero to Gaelic to begin! A new group of Gaelic adventurers will start on their way. Three levels of progressive instruction plus our Ceum Suas group for ongoing and advanced learners. Members of Slighe nan Gaidheal are eligible to register for a full season of Zero to Gaelic intensive days for just $250. Single days are open to everyone for just $55.
Registration via EventBrite will open soon. more info
||Annual General Meeting and Céilidh
Slighe nan Gaidheal members, friends, and guests will be celebrating Oidhche Shamhna a few days early. Children are welcome!
NOTE: Starting time has changed to 1:30 pm
What to bring:
- A potluck dish to share
- Your musical instruments and voices for the Ceilidh
- Optional: costume, items for the remembrance table.
Program: We will welcome everyone for a social time with snacks and beverages, followed by a song circle, short presentations from SnG's Board officers and program chairs. Then let the Ceilidh and potluck dinner begin!
- Open mic invitation to all of our members. Don't forget to bring your musical instruments and voices!
- Song circle
- Remembrance Table: bring photos and memorabilia to honor our departed loved ones
We look forward to seeing you there! more info