Iowa Welsh Society - Cymdeithas Gymreig Iowa

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The purpose of the Society is to foster interest in the culture, history and language of Wales.  We seek to encourage fellowship between people of Welsh descent and those interested in Wales and Welsh life, to preserve the history of the American-Welsh in Iowa and to establish connections with other Welsh-American organizations.

We are sorry to report the passing of long-time member and past President of the Iowa Welsh Society, Pat McCaughey. Pat died in her sleep on Sunday, June 26.

Upcoming Events-

3-4-17: Luncheon to celebrate St. David's Day at the Maytag Center, Central College, Pella IA

7-9-17: Gymanfa Ganu at Old Man's Creek church

8-5-17: IWS Picnic (details TBA)

11-11-17: Fall/Winter meeting at Central Presbyterian Church, DSM
For more news and information about the Iowa Welsh Society, please check our newsletter section.


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Wales Bill: AMs back further devolution powers for Wales
AMs back the UK government's Wales Bill in a Senedd vote - meaning the next stage of devolution can become law.

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 18:58:41 GMT

Aelodau Cynulliad yn cymeradwyo Mesur Cymru
Aelodau Cynulliad wedi cefnogi Mesur Cymru mewn pleidlais yn y Senedd, gan olygu y gallai'r cam nesaf o ddatganoli ddod yn gyfraith.

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 18:56:53 GMT

Ysgol-y-Deri teacher Ben Williams 'left pupils unsupervised'
A teacher at a special school in Vale of Glamorgan left three of his pupils unsupervised, a hearing is told.

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 18:30:42 GMT