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.

Upcoming Events-

7/11/15 IWS Meeting/Tour in SE Iowa (Meal at 12 Noon followed by Meeting/Tour at 1 PM)

9/03 – 9/06/15 North American Festival of Wales in Columbus, Ohio

11/07/15 Fall Meeting at Central Presbyterian Church (ground floor) in Des Moines

2/27/16  3rd Annual St David’s Day Parade in Columbus Junction, Iowa at 1 PM

3/05/16  Iowa Welsh Society’s Celebration Luncheon of St David’s Day at Maytag Student Center at Central College in Pella.

For more news and information about the Iowa Welsh Society, please check our newsletter section.


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