Member Events Summer2014

February 11th, 2014Comments Off on Member Events Summer2014

1. Cream o Galloway  –  Farm and Creamery Tour –  Friday 16th May . This event unfortunately will not take place as advertised.

2. Kirkcudbright Graveyard Tour 20 May 2014

Following last year’s successful tour, Don Cowell, Facilitator for the Family History Group will organise an afternoon tour (1 hour) in May or June to visit Kirkcudbright Graveyard. An historic site where finds have included a viking sword and a papal bulla and where a range of gravestones include Covenanters, local merchants, local artists and the famous Billy Marshall who died age 120 – contact Mo Pattullo

3. Dumfries House Visit  (date to be advised)

Visit to Dumfries House built by the 5th Earl of Dumfries. A Georgian Palladian mansion house housing the most important collection from the Thomas Chippendale period and saved for the nation by Prince Charles – contact Anne Levi  

4. Edinburgh Zoo Study Day – Thursday June 5TH
U3A/RZSS study day on ‘Bird Cognition & Conservation’. Cost is £22 per person. Applications for this event are managed by U3A Scotland and application forms are available only from

Interested in any of the above contact Mo Pattullo  – 

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