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2021

CLAN GATHERING PROGRAMME

at Castle Menzies

Friday 13th - Sunday 15th August 2021

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Friday 13th August 2021

 
1.00 pm 15th Menzies Clan Golf Tournament

Kenmore Golf Club. Meet at Kenmore Golf Club Pro Shop at 1.00pm. Tee off at 1.30 pm. Golf clubs and trolleys may be hired at the Club. Please arrange prior to game.

Contact: Iain Menzies. Tel. 07570 068600 or email matchlessg9@blueyonder.co.uk
   
2.00 pm

Tour of Castle

Featuring the history of the Clan and the development of the Castle. Meet in front of the Castle if dry, or in the Old Kitchen if wet. (1.5 hours)

Suggested donation to Castle Restoration funds : £8 per person.

   
3.00 pm Scottish Country Dancing for Beginners

Beginners of all ages welcome. Come and learn some of the dances performed at the Ceilidh. In the Great Room at the Castle (1.5 hours)
   
4.00 pm Whisky Tasting

Hosted by Dewar's World of Whisky (1 hour)
   
7.00 pm Castle Open to Clan Members
   
7.30 pm Reception and Welcome Drinks in The Great Room

(alternatively outside if weather fine)
   
8.00 pm Clan Dinner in the Dewar Room.

Four course formal dinner featuring local Scottish produce.

Wine and other drinks available from the bar.

Seating plan for friends and families who wish to sit together. (please advise on booking form) Raffle Tickets for sale.

Dress – Smart/formal– Highland Dress & tartan encouraged.


Saturday 14th August 2021

9.30 am Castle open to Clan members
   
10.00 am Clan Society Annual General Meeting in the Dewar Room. (1 hour)
   
11.30 am Clan March

Assemble at the Castle to march to Weem with the pipers, and on to the Aileen Chraggan Hotel.
   
12.00 pm Light Lunch at the Aileen Chraggan Hotel
   
2.00 pm Old Kirk Tour

Tour of the Old Kirk at Weem guided by Tommy Pringle.
   
4.00 pm Clan Tour of Dewars Distillery, Aberfeldy (1 hour)
   
8.00 pm Castle and bar open to Clan Members
   
8.30 pm Clan Ceilidh in the Dewar Room ‘til midnight. Entertainment and dancing featuring Ceilidh stalwarts, the popular Gallivanters band.

Full bar provided.

Raffle draw. Prize donations welcome !

Dress: casual, Highland dress & tartan encouraged


Sunday 15th August 2021

10.30 am Church Service in Weem Parish Church
   
10.30 am Castle and shop open to Members
   
12.00 pm Friends of Castle Menzies Members' lunch

Followed by discussion of FOCM projects

Old Kitchen in the Castle (2 hours)

Please see website for more information on how to become a "friend".
   
2.00 pm Old Kirk Open
   
5.00 pm Castle closes
 





Drinks at the Castle



 



Some Council Members


 




Eoghann - Tour Guide


 



Dinner in the Dewar Room

 

 




Clan March to Weem


 



Dancing at the Ceilidh


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