The 'Kirkin o' the Tartan

Location

1989 Grand Pre Rd

Grand Pré

Bay of Fundy & Annapolis Valley

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Contact

Peggy MacNeill

T: 9023752118

E: pegemac@eastlink.ca

Rates & Dates

June 8th, 2014 to June 8th, 2014

Description

Kirkin' o' the Tartan is a church sevice following the ancient Scots tradition of blessing Scottish families by blessing clan tartans. This ancient rite began when tartans were forbidden. Scots would wear the tartan secretly and have it blessed. At the present day Kirkin, Scots wear or carry their tartans to church to have them blessed as a way of acknowledging the importance of the kirk in maintaining their heritage and culture. The Kirkin' Church service starts at 2:30 pm and is open to all. Scottish Tea L'Arche Homefires Hall, 341 Main St. Wolfville, NS

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