Dress Code: Smart/Casual; Arts Lunches – Lounge suit; Dinners – Lounge suit, Black tie or national dress optional.
Exhibition: Nick Olsen and Holly Parotti
Thursday 21 March
Exhibition of work by ROSL Visual Artst Scholars Nick Olsen from Australia and Holly Parotti from the Bahamas.
Saturday 6 April, 10.30pm
Some tunes from a second fiddle! Speaker: Rev David Preston, Episcopalian Priest/Army Padre now retired. Tickets: £2.50
"Scotland in Film, Film in Scotland." Speaker: Prof. Robin MacPherson, Director, Institute for Creative Industries & Screen Academy, Edinburgh Napier University.
Wednesday 24 April, 12 noon for 12.30pm
Tickets: £18 (£20 Non Members) for 2 course lunch with coffee and a glass of wine.
Saturday 4 May, 10.30pm
‘The History of Malta’ Speaker: John Ramsay. Tickets: £2.50
A Soirée of Lieder and Mélodies
Wednesday 15 May, 6.30pm
A Soirée of Lieder and Mélodies given by postgraduate students of the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland introduced by director of the song class at the RCS, Professor Christopher Underwood. Tickets £12; Friends of ROSL ARTS £10. Includes post concert wine and canapés
Edinburgh AGM followed by Chairman’s Reception
Wednesday 22 May, 6 for 6.30pm
"Looking for Mrs Livingstone." Speaker : Julie Davidson, Author, Journalist.
Wednesday 29 May, 12 noon for 12.30pm
Tickets: £18 (£20 non members)
Saturday 1 June, 10.30pm
Speaker: Mrs Margaret Street MBE. John Buchan & Family. Tickets: £2.50
Tuesday 4 June.
Celebration of 60th anniversary. Three course lunch plus glass of wine Tickets : £29 members (£37 non-members).
Live TV event commencing 11am app. times tbc
Bridge Club Lunch
Friday 7 June, 12 noon for 12.30pm
Introduce a guest. Tickets: £12 for one course lunch with sherry
Gala Opera Evening
Monday 10 June, 6.30pm
Students of the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland present an evening of opera inspired by Shakespeare. Tickets £30; Including pre-concert cocktail reception and two course supper with wine. (Priority booking for Friends of ROSL ARTS)
Scottish Members’ Dinner
Speaker: Ken MacIntosh MSP
Friday 14 June, 7pm for 7.30pm
Reception drink, three course dinner with wine and coffee. Tickets: £31. Dress: Lounge suit: black tie and national dress optional.
Wednesday 26 June, 12 noon for 12.30pm
"The Sistema Project in Scotland" Speaker: Francis Cummings, Music Director, Sistema.
Tickets: £18 (£20 non members) for 2 course lunch plus coffee and a glass of wine
Scottish Members’ Visit to London
Friday 19 July - Monday 22 July
See Notice Boards for information. Closing date late May.
Edinburgh Festival Lunch
Speaker: John Cairney introduces his Burns paintings which will be exhibited in the Observation Bar during the Festival.
Wednesday 7 August, 12 noon for 12.30pm
Tickets : £20 (£22 non members) for two course lunch, glass of wine and coffee.
Edinburgh International Festival Fringe 2013
Monday 12 - Friday 23 August
Now in its 14th season, Music @ 100 Princes Street returns for it’s critically acclaimed sellout series. Presenting 30 concerts in two weeks, with titles such as the popular early morning Bach for Breakfast and Mozart at Teatime. These concerts feature outstanding ROSL prize-winners from the UK and the Commonwealth and this series is a priority for discerning festival goers. Brochures available in July. Tickets: £12; Friends of ROSL ARTS £10
Edinburgh Festival Fireworks
Sunday 1 September, time to be arranged
Cocktail on arrival, five course dinner with wine, coffee and malt whisky.
Mondays Mah Jong: 2.00 - 4.30pm (Ian Shaw). Bridge: Thursdays : 2.00 - 5.00pm. Fridays: 2.00 - 5.00pm (Ian Shaw). Additional social events will be announced separately via Newsletter and Notice Board
All events listed take place at Over-Seas House, Edinburgh unless otherwise stated. Tickets are available from Reception (tel 0131 225 1501) or by post from ROSL, Over-Seas House, 100 Princes Street, Edinburgh. EH2 3AB.
Tel 0131 225 1501 - Fax 0131 226 3936
Tickets are generally available one month in advance
Glasgow Programme 2013
Glasgow Branch AGM plus year-end review
Friday 10 May, 2pm
Speaker : James Wilkie, Scotland Development Officer.
All Glasgow meetings are held in the Conference Room of the Western Club, 32 Royal Exchange Square, Glasgow at 2.00pm unless otherwise stated.
Edinburgh Branch Chair Bill Chalmers tel 0131 557 2754
Edinburgh Branch Secretary Keith Stringer tel 01796 472578
Glasgow Branch Chair Bill Agnew tel 0141 423 0012
Programme, Membership: Scotland Development Officer: James Wilkie. Tel 0131 225 1501
Over-Seas House, Edinburgh is managed by Cobbs.
Director: Daniel Campbell. Tel 0131 225 1501
Head Receptionist: Lena Rose
Royal Over-Seas League Scotland
Over-Seas House, 100 Princes Street, Edinburgh EH2 3AB
tel 0131 225 1501 - fax 0131 226 3936
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