Comann Chlann Dòmhnaill na Gàidhealtachd ìs nan Eilean
To create a focus for people who belong to Scotland’s largest clan, which includes Macdonalds of Sleat, Clanranald, and Glencoe and MacDonalds/MacDonells of Glengarry, Keppoch and Antrim.
Enquiries about any of the events below should be directed to the Secretary at email@example.com
Forthcoming Events 2016
Monday 2nd May 7.30 pm CDSH&I AGM, raffle and entertainment at the Dunbar Centre, Church Street, Inverness. Please bring a small raffle prize.
Saturday 16th July Inverness Highland Games, Bught Park, Inverness.
Wednesday 27th July Arisaig Highland Games.
Saturday 20th August 11.30 am Glenfinnan Highland Gathering.
September/October Society's Annual outing (date yet to be decided).
Saturday 3rd December 7.30 pm - 11.30 pm Clan Donald Ceilidh in Munlochy Hall, Ross-shire. All welcome, BYOB.
Saturday 16th April - Commemoration of the Battle of Culloden. 11am Gaelic Society of Inverness Service at the Main Cairn, followed by laying of wreaths at Clan Donald Stones and a lunch at the Drumossie Hotel.
Saturday 5th March - CDSH&I Commemoration of the birth of Major General Sir Hector Macdonald at Mitchell Hill Cemetry, Dingwall.
Saturday 13th February - Commemoration of the Massacre of Glencoe. The Service at 11am in St Mary's Church, was followed, at 12 noon, with a march to the memorial and a ceremony of wreath laying. Lunch afterwards in the Glencoe Hotel was a very welcome respite from the very cold wind in sunny conditions.
Saturday 16th January - Commemoration of the 270th anniversary of the Battle of Falkirk by the 1745 Association.
Wednesday 13th January 2016 - CDSH&I Academic lecture. Professor Stewart Angus presented "Lady Penelope's chateau and its canals - the history of Caisteal Ormacleit, South Uist." A summary of the lecture can be found here.
Saturday 5 December 2015 - CDSH&I Annual Ceilidh in the Munlochy Village Hall, Ross-shire. The entertainment of Dancing, Piping, Raffle was well received as were the light refreshments.
Friday 13 November - Commemoration of the 300th anniversary of the Battle of Sheriffmuir (organised by the Association of Highland Clans and Societies).
Wednesday 21st October - "Hector", play about Sir Hector Macdonald - "Fighting Mac" , at Empire Theatre, Eden Court, Inverness.
Saturday 17 October - Lowering of the Canadian flag at the Sir John A Macdonald cairn in Rogart, Sutherland.
Thursday 24 to Saturday 26 September - Society's outing to Ardnamurchan and Kinlochmoidart.
Friday 7 August - Strathpeffer, Ross-shire, Blair-na-Pairc, Battle of Park: visit to battle site, seminar, march, re-enactment and act of reconciliation between the Chiefs of Clan Mackenzie and Clan Donald, followed by a ceilidh.