Bournemouth Caledonian Society Events

SOCIETY MEETINGS

From September to May
All Events and dancing are held in the Scottish Hall,
80-82 Shelbourne Road, Bournemouth, BH8 8QZ
Thursday Evenings 7.45 pm -10pm…AND Thursday Mornings 10.30 am to Midday in Winter

Entrance Fees for Society Mornings/Evenings:
Members and Associate Members: £4.00
Non Members: £4.50
Including Light Refreshments

AUGUST 2021

Monday 2 — Dancing Class
Wednesday 4 — ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
Monday 16 — Dancing Class
Monday 23 — Dancing Class
Monday 30 — Dancing Class

SEPTEMBER 2021

Monday 6 — Dancing Class — 7.30pm
Thursday 9 — Gathering of the Clans 7.45pm — Tartans to the Fore
Monday 13 — Dancing Class — 7.30pm
Thursday 16 — Club Meeting 7.45pm — Martin Axton — The Border Reivers
Monday 20 — Dancing Class — 7.30pm
Thursday 23 — Club Meeting 7.45pm– Skittle Evening
Monday 27 — Dancing Class 7.30pm
Thursday 30 — Club Meeting – Archie’s Quiz Night 7.45pm

OCTOBER 2021

Monday 4 — Dancing Class 7.30pm
Thursday 7 — Club Meeting — Alan and Friends .. A musical evening 7.45pm
Monday 11 — Dance Class 7.30pm
Thursday 14 — Club Meeting — Robin & Marion Searle — DVD of Ship’s Cruise Choir 7.45pm
Monday 18 — Dance Class 7.30pm
Thursday 21 — Late Autumn Dance/Ceilidh 7.45pm
Monday 25 — Dance Class 7.30pm
Thursday 28 — Halloween Dance 7.45pm — Iain Campbell with a short talk on the History of the Hall plus Halloween FUN!

NOVEMBER 2021

Monday 1 — Dance Class 7.30pm
Thursday 4 — Club Meeting — Martin Axton with his memories of Andy Stewart 10.30am
Monday 8 — Dance Class 7.30pm
Thursday 11 — Club Meeting– Paul Woods — The Good Old Days at the Caledonian Society
Monday 15 — Dancing Class 7.30pm
Thursday 18 — Club Meeting — Jacqui Crawford-Webb Entertains 10.30am
Monday 22 — Dance Class 7.30pm
Thursday 25– St Andrews Buffet Dance 7.45pm
Sunday 28 — ST ANDREWS CHURCH SERVICE — Richmond Hill Church Bournemouth 10am
Monday 29 — Dance Class 7.30pm

DECEMBER 2021

Thursday 2 — Club Meeting – Marion Searle with Christmas Crafts 10.30am
Saturday 4 — Christmas Coffee Morning with Stalls and a Tombola — 10am with a Festive Sing Song
Monday 6 — Dance Class 7.30pm
Thursday 9 — Christmas Party 7.45pm — Come and enjoy some Christmassy FUN!
Monday 13 — Dance Class 7.30pm
Thursday 16 – CLOSED
Monday 20 — CLOSED
Thursday 23 — CLOSED
Monday 27 — CLOSED
Thursday 30 — CLOSED
Friday 31 — Hogmanay 8pm – 1am (£18 per person in advance)

JANUARY 2022

Monday 3 — Dance Class 7.30pm
Thursday 6 — Alan & Jacqui Crawford-Webb entertain 10.30am
Monday 10 — Dance Class 7.30pm
Thursday 13 — Video of Wendy Little’s Birthday Party 23 years ago 10.30am
Monday 17 — Dance Class 7.30pm
Thursday 20– Martin Axton with Music of the 40’s 10.30am
Monday 24 — Dance Class 7.30pm
Thursday 27 — BURNS NIGHT 7.45pm (Black tie event)Monday 31 — Dance Class 7.45pm

FEBRUARY 2022

Thursday 3 — Marion Searle’s Crafts 10.30am
Monday 7 — Dance Class 7.30pm
Thursday 10 — VALENTINES CEILIDH 7.45pm
Monday 14 — Dance Class 7.30pm
Thursday 17 — Nicola’s Fun and Exercise with Benefits 10.30am
Monday 21 — Dance Class 7.30pm
Thursday 24 — John Steed with Musical Entertainment 10.30am
Monday 28 — Dance Class 7.30pm

MARCH 2022

Thursday 3 — Martin Axton — 60’s Music 10.30am
Monday 7 — Dance Class 7.30pm
Thursday 10 — at Coffee and Chat Morning 10.30am
Monday 14 — Dance Class 7.30pm
Thursday 17 — Irene Millar’s Music Quiz with Chocolates 10.30am
Monday 21 — Dance Class 7.30pm
Thursday 24 — Coffee Morning with Poems from Wendy Little at 10.30am
Monday 28 — Dance Class 7.30pm
Thursday 31 — Veronica Thorne Entertains 7.45pm

APRIL 2022

Monday 4 — Dance Class 7.30pm
Thursday 7 — Archie’s Musical Evening 7.45pm
Monday 11 — Dance Class 7.30pm
Thursday 14 — CLOSED FOR EASTER
Monday 18 — CLOSED FOR EASTER
Thursday 21 — Paul Wood’s Foreign Tales 7.45pm
Monday 25 — Dance Class 7.30pm
Thursday 28 — Alan and his Rock n Roll Group 7.45pm

MAY 2022

Monday 2 — Dance Class 7.30pm
Thursday 5 — To Be Arranged 7.45pm
Monday 9 — Dance Class 7.30pm
Thursday 12 — ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING at 7.45pm
Monday 16 — Dance Class 7.30pm
Thursday 19 —Alan & Jacqui Crawford-Webb Entertain 7.45pm
Monday 23 — Dance Class 7.30pm
Thursday 26 — ROSE DANCE AND CEILIDH at 7.45pm

SOCIETY CLOSED UNTIL SEPTEMBER 2022

SPECIAL EVENTS

As well as regular society evenings, we normally hold special functions throughout the year. The special events are listed below. However because of the Pandemic all our activities have ceased. As soon as we are able to get back to normal we will detail the full dates on these events.
Social dancing and Scottish Country dancing are both enjoyed at most of the Special Events.
Special Events are individually priced.
All the Special Events take place in The Scottish Hall.

LATE AUTUMN DANCE
Thursday 21 October 2021

ST. ANDREW’S BUFFET DANCE
Thursday 25 November 2021

HOGMANAY SUPPER DANCE
Friday 31 December 2021 8pm – 1am (Tickets £19 in advance). Come and experience a truly Scottish end of year!

BURNS NIGHT DINNER DANCE
Thursday 27 January 2022 (Tickets £22 in advance)

SPRING DANCE
Not being held in 2022

ROSE DANCE & CEILIDH 
Thursday 26 May 2022 — A ‘Ceilidh’ is a Scottish Party.

SCOTTISH HERITAGE

SCOTTISH HERITAGE NIGHTS
A light discussion time about different elements of Scotland.
Contact President for venue each month (See Contact Page)
Third Wednesday of each month

CEILIDHS

SCOTTISH CEILIDHS

Thursday 21 October 2021– Late Autumn Ceilidh
Thursday 10 February 2022 — Valentine’s Ceilidh
Thursday 26 May 2022 — Rose Dance & Ceilidh

A ‘Ceilidh’ is simply a Scottish Party. — Music, dancing, singing and a great deal of FUN are enjoyed. We often invite special guests from other Societies. But all are welcome to come and enjoy the entertainment. We usually have a four Ceilidhs every year – they are all different!
All the Ceilidhs take place in The Scottish Hall
Here’s the song about them:
“Let’s have a Ceilidh
Come with me
Dance to the music

The merry, merry music
Come let us make the rafters ring
Let’s have a good old Highland Fling”

DANCING

Monday Evenings
Scottish and Social Dancing for ALL
It’s FUN!

Beginners welcome 7.30pm to 9.30pm
Partners not needed
Tea/coffee provided
Give it a try and keep fit at the same time
Entry:- £4.50 per evening


The President and Council wish everybody some very Happy Meetings

‘Ceud Mile Failte’ – A Hundred Thousand Welcomes