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Céilidh with Celtic Harp: A’ Chlàrsach Cheilteach

May 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Céilidh with Celtic Harp: A’ Chlàrsach Cheilteach

Experience a traditional céilidh – Gaelic for “visit”. Your host will bring you songs, stories, tea, and oatcakes, and a special performance by Alys Howe on the Celtic Harp.

May is Gaelic Nova Scotia Month: Our Story to Tell / Mìos nan Gàidheal: Ar Sgeul ri Innse. In the old Gaelic calendar, the first day of May marks the beginning of summer. Gaels are a Nova Scotia people with a rich culture expressed through poetry, song, music, dance, stories, foodways, lineages, spirituality, and custom. Many Nova Scotians have connections to Gaelic heritage.

In partnership with HRM Gaelic community members and the Gaelic Affairs Division of the Department of Communities, Culture, and Heritage

Tuesday, May 22 | 7 – 8 p.m.
Alderney Gate

 

Details

Date:
May 22
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Venue

Alderney Gate Library
60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Phone:
(902) 490-5745
Website:
http://www.halifaxpubliclibraries.ca/branches/locations/alderney-gate.html