Iowa Welsh Society - Cymdeithas Gymreig Iowa

September 1 - 4, 2016
Calgary, Alberta, Canada

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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.

There will be a visitation on July 6, 4-6 pm., at Westover Funeral Home, 6337 Hickman Road, Des Moines, IA 50322.

A service will take place on July 7 at 1:30 at Calvin Community,
4210 Hickman Road, Des Moines, IA 50310.
Upcoming Events-

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.

8/6/16 Meet-up at John L. Lewis Memorial Museum of Mining and Labor (details forthcoming).

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


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