"Preserving the history of the parish of Sleat on the Isle of Skye"
The talk and workshop on local wells has been postponed till the 16 May.More details, including a venue, to follow.
The Comunn Eachdraidh will be at Dingwall Academy on 26 April as part of the Highland Heritage Festival. see http://www.archhighland.org.uk/hfhf2014.asp for more details.
Any other news or events
Meetings will be held on a Friday The start time is usually 7.30pm, unless otherwise stated in the programme. Our usual venue is the Conference Room/Seomar Cruinneachaidh at Sabhal Mor Ostaig shown as SMO in the programme below. From time to time we use other venues – if so these will be specified on the programme. Monthly meetings are free to members, while the entry for non-members is usually £2.
Medicine in Lochalsh and Kintail before and after the Dewar Report of 1912, Talk by Dr John Adamson, Kyleakin. Talla Duisdale
AGM + History round our feet: closing in on everyday objects, a talk with Hugh Cheape. SMO
Education in Sleat. A look at schools etc. in the parish in this anniversary year for the Sabhal Mòr and Bun Sgoile Shlèite. Exhibition and short talk. SMO
The Fishing Pier at Isle Ornsay - a talk by Neil MacGillivray SMO
Now on 6 February
From An Antique Land - Early Artists in Skye a talk by Anne MacLeod, Skye & Lochalsh Archive Centre SMO
The Sound of Sleat, a sea history with Charles Barrington. SMO
|April||Wellbeing - a look at the wells of Sleat, their folklore, whereabouts etc with Iain MacKinnon and others. To be confirmed|
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Talk on Martin Martin, with Dr Dòmhnall Uilleam Stiubhart.
The Camas Daraich Dig, a talk by Dr Karen Hardy
Dates to be confirmed
Field survey training with Martin Wildgoose
None to report. See the Community Trust website (www.sleatcommunitytrust.co.uk) for a listing of all events in Sleat.
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