Montreat Scottish Society
Scottish Saturday Night at the Movies 2019
To determine if the movie will be shown tonight (Saturday Jan. 12th), call 828-669-8101.
Upper Anderson Auditorium, Montreat; 6 pm potluck dinner, 7 pm movie.
Jan. 12th - Dear Frankie (2004) Awarding-winning film depicts the efforts of a Glasgow mother to protect her 9-year-old deaf son.
Feb. 2nd -
Hills of Home (Lassie movie 1948) In this fourth installment in the "Lassie" series, doctor William MacClure (Edmund Gwenn) takes on an apprentice, Tammas Milton (Tom Drake), a shepherd's son who dreams of attending medical school and taking over MacClure's rural practice.
March 9th - Tommy’s Honour (2017) Drama about the early days and birth of professional golf in the 1850s. Filmed in St. Andrews and other Scottish sites.
Annual Meeting (Saturday May 25, 2019)
The MSS Annual Business Meeting and Officer Election will be Saturday, May 25th, 2019. More details to come.
Annual Kirkin' o' the Tartan Worship Service (Sunday, May 26, 2019)
in Anderson Auditorium. The annual Kirkin’ began with the Pipin’ o’ the Green at 10:15 am outside Anderson Auditorium. The worship service started at 11 am. More pictures to be posted. The 2019 guest preacher will be former PCUSA Moderatpr Heath Rada.
July 4th (Thursday) Annual Montreat Parade
Join us at 10 am near the Montreat College Library (Lookout & Appalachian roads) to carry a tartan banner and participate in the July 4th parade. The parade begins at 10:30 am. The Montreat Scottish Society will be joined by the Montreat Scottish Pipes & Drums band for the short parade route (about one-half mile).
Grandfather Mountain Highland Games will be held on Saturday, July 13, 2019. The Montreat Scottish Society will have two tents, including one on the field of competition (bagpipies, atheletics, etc.) Bring your folding chair and just drop by for a chat, rest, or whatever. The Montreat Scottish Pipes & Drums band plans to perform at the games.