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Calendar Of Events

Click on an event to view additional details. Register your event with the NBSCA by emailing the Association.

Interested in bagpiping? Here are some contacts:

Burley Piper -- Private Lessons
Geary, NB
Contact: Rob Stobbs 357-6636

Assoc. of 8th Canadian Hussars Pipes and Drums
Military Base, Moncton
Sunday evenings, Beginner Lessons from 6pm-7pm
Contact: Mike Morrison, 216-0155 (home) or 202-1228 (bus.)

Fredericton & District Pipe Band
Leo Hayes High School Library (Gym entrance at rear)
Monday evenings and/or Saturday mornings
Contact: Eric Horncastle 453-6719 (Bus) or 455-2495

Fredericton Society of St Andrew Pipe Band Academy
Nashwaaksis Middle School
Saturday mornings, September � June
Beginner Classes � 1 hour duration
Contact: Sandy Gordon 457-0030

Oromocto Legion Branch 93 Pipes and Drums
Oromocto Legion, Restigouche Road
Tuesday evenings, starting at 7pm
Contact: Rob Stobbs 357-6636

Southern Victoria Pipe Band
Andover Elementary School
Monday evenings; Beginners at 5:30pm
Contact: Amanda MacIntosh 273-2056

Most bands also offer Drumming for Beginners.

The New Brunswick Scottish-Cultural Association marks the following events during the course of a year. Below is a brief synopsis of activities and happenings in the Scottish community of New Brunswick.

  • Robbie Burns Night - January 25
  • New Brunswick Scottish Journal: Published four times per year (members only)
  • Tartan Day - April 6
  • Sa'mhain, Hallowe'en or Celtic New Year - October 31
  • Saint Andrews Day - November 30
  • Hogmanay - December 31 - January 1