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March 2015 March Newsletter

February 2015 Board Election Results / Newsletter Help

January 2015 February Members' Meeting / Newsletter Help

2014 Newsletters

        

December 2014 February Members' Meeting / Newsletter Help

November 2014 Newsletter Help

October 2014 November Members' Meeting / Newsletter Help

September 2014 Big Island Rendezvous / November Members' Meeting / Newsletter Help

July 2014 Minnesota Scottish Fair / Sugar

June 2014 Muster is Imminent!

May 2014 Muster

April 2014 Iowa Renaissance Festival / HCF Duties

March 2014 Fargo Celtic Fair

February 2014 Annual Meeting / Board Election Results

January 2014 First Footing / Annual Meeting / Board Elections

2013 Newsletters

        

December 2013 First Footing; Annual Meeting/Board Elections;

November 2013 Fall Membership Meeting

October 2013 Big Island; Mankato; Fall Membership Meeting

August 2013 Members' Meeting; Irish Fair; Annual Dues; Sugar

June 2013 Tactical; Dun Gowan work weekends; Annual Dues; Browning and Rust

May 2013 Scottish Fair; Woodville; Dun Gowan work weekends; Annual Dues; Successful Muster

April 2013 Tartan Day; Muster;Scottish Fair; Woodville

March 2013 Board Election Results; Fargo Celtic Fair; Waffles

February 2013 Annual Meeting/Board Elections; Albert Lea Trade Fair; Scottish Ramble; Fargo Celtic Fair; Board Minutes; Editor's Note

January 2013 First Footing; Annual Meeting/Board Elections; Albert Lea Trade Fair; Scottish Ramble; Fargo Celtic Fair; Board Minutes; Editor's Note; Firestarting


2012 Newsletters

        

November 2012 Fall Membership Meeting

October 2012 Big Island; Mankato; Fall Membership Meeting

September 2012 Hudson; Big Island; Mankato

August 2012 August Members' Meeting; Muster

July 2012 Fort William

June 2012 Tactical

May 2012 Woodville; MN Scottish Fair and Highland Games; Annual Financial Report

April 2012 Captain's Firepit; Woodville; MN Scottish Fair and Highland Games

March 2012 Does Clann Tartan Have a Future?; Fargo Celtic Fair; Freezing or Frying.

February 2012 Board Elections Results; Albert Lea Trade Fair; Scottish Ramble; Fargo Celtic Fair.

January 2012 First Footing; Annual Meeting/Board Elections; Albert Lea Trade Fair; Board and Staff Minutes.


2011 Newsletters

        

December 2011 New Staff.

November 2011 Staff Elections.

October 2011 Mankato; Staff Elections; Events without the trailer.

September 2011 Scottish Heritage Festival; Big Island.

August 2011 Membership Meeting Minutes; How to Clean a Musket.

July 2011 Fort William; Board & Staff Minutes.

June 2011 Thank you to Dave Gray; Mini-musters; Annual Dues; Staff Minutes.

May 2011 Annual Dues; MN Scottish Fair and Highland Games; Johndezvous; Muster Levels; Mini-musters; Staff Minutes; Quarterly Members' Meeting.

April 2011 Tartan Day; Annual Dues; Woodville; MN Scottish Fair and Highland Games; Quarterly Members' Meeting; Johndezvous; Budget; Mini-musters; Missing Library items; Board and Staff Minutes.

March 2011 Board Election Results; Fargo; Board and Staff Minutes.

February 2011 In Memoriam: Ellis O'Rourke; Ramble; Albert Lea Trade Fair; Fargo; Board and Staff Minutes; Board Elections Saturday Feb 26th 2011.

January 2011 First Footing/Airing of the Tartans, directions and HOUSES for First Footing!; Orders from the Capitaine; Board and Staff Minutes; Board Elections Saturday Feb 26th 2011.


2010 Newsletters
December 2010 Results of Staff elections. Airin' of the Tartans and first Footing on Jan 1, 2011.
November 2010 Members' Meeting and Staff elections on Saturday, November 6th; Airin' of the Tartans and first Footing on Jan 1, 2011. Houses needed! Not too early to start planning!
October 2010 Directions to: Big Island Rendezvous, and Mankato History Fair; Dun Gowan Work Weekends; Members' Meeting and Staff elections on Saturday, November 6th;
September 2010 Directions to: Scottish Heritage Day, Big Island Rendezvous, and Mankato History Fair; Dun Gowan Work Weekends; Big Island Set Up Sept. 25th and 26th;
August 2010 Gasoline Reimbursement/Mileage Reimbursement; Muster; Dun Gowan Work Weekends;
July 2010 Recruiting Party at Convergence; Celtic Day, Great Rendezvous at Fort William Historical Park, In Thunder Bay Canada; Dun Gowan Work Weekends; LIBRARY NEWS; Netiquette - Etiquette for the Internet(Laura Swenson);
June 2010 New Secretary appointed to Board; Annual Dues Status; Members Meeting; Dun Gowan Work Weekends; Recruiting Party at Convergence; LIBRARY NEWS; Netiquette - Etiquette for the Internet(Laura Swenson); Siege of Woodville, WI; MN Scottish Fair and Highland Games Farmington
May 2010 Board Member Needed; Annual Dues Status; Members Meeting; Sad situation regarding Twig; LIBRARY NEWS; Netiquette - Etiquette for the Internet(Laura Swenson); Siege of Woodville, WI; MN Scottish Fair and Highland Games Farmington
April 2010 Annual Dues Status; Tartan Day!!!; Sad situation regarding Twig; LIBRARY NEWS; Netiquette - Etiquette for the Internet(Laura Swenson);
March 2010 EMAIL SECURITY CHANGE; A thank you received; Annual dues due; GAFFNEYIS REGIMENT GOING TO SAINT AUGUSTINE; Road Trip Update; Fargo Celtic Festival;
February 2010 EMAIL SECURITY CHANGE; Board Elections Saturday Feb 6th 2010; Scottish Ramble; Big Island Trade Fair in Albert Lea; GAFFNEYIS REGIMENT GOING TO SAINT AUGUSTINE; Road Trip Update; Fargo Celtic Festival;
January 2010 Road Trip Update; *First Footing/Airing of the Tartans*, directions and HOUSES for First Footing!; Board Elections Saturday Feb 6th 2010;
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2009 Newsletters
December 2009 Road Trip Update; *First Footing/Airing of the Tartans*, directions and HOUSES for First Footing!; Board Elections Saturday Feb 6th 2010;
November 2009 Staff Elections information;
October 2009 Staff Elections information; Directions to Big Island Rendezvous, and Mankato History Fair;
September 2009 Staff Elections information; Directions to Scottish Day at Hudson Presbyterian Church, and Northeast South Dakota Celtic Fair, Big Island Rendezvous, and Mankato History Fair;
August 2009 Staff Elections information; Directions to Perham Pioneer Festival, Scottish Day at Hudson Presbyterian Church, and Northeast South Dakota Celtic Fair
July 2009 Fun with Horse and Rider at Twig; Directions to Tactical and Perham Pioneer Festival
June 2009 Member Meeting; DunGowan Immersion Weekend; Directions to Olde World Renaissance Faire (Twig), Dun Gowan Immersion Weekend, Tactical and White Oak Rendezvous
May 2009 Directions to Siege of Woodville, Minnesota Scottish Fair and Highland Games, Johndezvous; Member Meeting; DunGowan Immersion Weekend
April 2009 Tartan Day!!!; Road Trip; Directions to Muster, Siege of Woodville, Minnesota Scottish Fair and Highland Games
March 2009 Give Us Shelter!!!; Fargo Moorhead Parks Celtic Festival; Tartan Day; Road Trip
February 2009 Board Elections; Give Us Shelter!!!; Fargo Moorhead Parks Celtic Festival; Scottish Ramble; Indoor Big Island Fun!; Road Trip; A proposed procedure for disputes of historical fact; Living History as Edutainment—Teaching While Entertaining (Heidi Solberg Viar)
January 2009 First Footing/Airing of the Tartans; Houses for First Footing; Give Us Shelter!!!; Old Clann records; Scottish Ramble; Indoor Big Island Fun!; Road Trip; A proposed procedure for disputes of historical fact
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2008 Newsletters
December 2008 New DRILL location; Houses for First Footing; New STAFF Minutes!; A proposed procedure for disputes of historical fact
November 2008 Staff Elections & Members Meeting - Time AND Location Change! Lake Hiawatha Neighborhood Center, Minneapolis @ 1PM; A proposed procedure for disputes of historical fact; Sword's in the Devil's hand The myth and the evidence (Glenn McDavid);
October 2008 Uncle Gus Wants YOU!; Staff Elections & Members Meeting - Time AND Location Change!; Directions to Big Island & Mankato History Fair; A proposed procedure for disputes of historical fact; Historical Background for Clann Tartan (Glenn McDavid);
September 2008 A Gentle Reminder from the HCF; Directions to Muster, Big Island & Mankato History Fair; Muster Requirements; Staff Election notice;
August 2008 A Gentle Reminder from the HCF; Directions to White Oak Rendezvous at Deer River & Perham Pioneer Festival
July 2008 Directions to Dun Gowan Tactical, White Oak Rendezvous at Deer River & Perham Pioneer Festival; What I did on my Wisconsin Vacation (Mia McDavid)
June 2008 Gasoline Reimbursement/Mileage Reimbursement, 2008 Revision; Directions to Olde World Renaissance Faire (Twig), Pioneer Village & Dun Gowan Tactical;
MAY 2008 Directions to the Siege of Woodville, DunGowan Imersion Weekend, MN Scottish Fair, Johndezvous, and Muster! (BUSY MAY!); Camp Drill Schedule;
April 2008 Tartan Day! April 5th!; Directions to the Charles City Military History Days; Where's the SNIM???; DunGowan work weekends; Fiber Guild meetings; A word from the Head Campfollwer; Camp Drill Schedule;
March 2008 Directions to the Celtic Festival in Moorhead; DunGowan work weekends; Fiber Guild meetings; A word from the Head Campfollwer; Camp Drill Schedule;
February 2008 Board Elections/Meeting/Swap Meet coming in February; Directions to the Albert Lea History Fest, and Scottish Ramble; A word from the Head Campfollwer; Camp Drill Schedule;
January 2008 First Footing/Airing of the Tartans information; Board Elections/Meeting/Swap Meet coming in February;
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2007 Newsletters
December 2007 Congratulations! LOOKY!; We have Houses for First Footing!; New Staff; Board Elections coming up; Swap Meet at February Meeting, bring Stuff;
November 2007 Member's meeting notice/Staff Elections-TIME CHANGE-MEETING AT 10AM; Board Elections coming up; Wanted, one Contracts Representative; First Footing;
October 2007 Member's meeting notice/Staff Elections-TIME CHANGE-MEETING AT 10AM; Big Island Rendezvous, Albert Lea; Gaffney's Ensign Retirement (at Big Island, and subsequent Feast); Mankato History Fair; Tactical Considerations; Captain's Corner from Captain Maeve Kane;
September 2007 Member's meeting notice/Staff Elections; Big Island Rendezvous, Albert Lea; Gaffney's Ensign Retirement (at Big Island, and subsequent Feast); Mankato History Fair;
August 2007 Member's meeting notice; White Oak Rendezvous at Deer River, MN; Perham Pioneer Festival Perham, MN; Big Island Rendezvous, Albert Lea; Mankato History Fair;
July 2007 -Dun Gowan Work Weekends; Tenth Annual Dun Gowan Tactical; White Oak Rendezvous at Deer River, MN; Des Moines Renaissance Festival; Big Island Rendezvous, Albert Lea; Captain's Authoris Award; Captain's Corner, from Captain Maeve Kane; Under Canvas: The Nature and Nurture of Clann's Tentage; Greetings and salutations all! This is Renee, your Co-HCF with a few notes on HYDRATION; I had to leave Ireland in a hurry....for reasons of health -- Character Sketch of David MacBride by Glenn McDavid.
June 2007 - Captain's Authoris Award; Directions to Olde World Renaissance Fair in Twig, MN, Muster, in Mankato, MN, Tactical in Fredenburg, MN, & Perham Pioneer Festival Perham, MN; Captain's Corner, from Captain Maeve Kane; "My name is Jane Campbell" Charactor sketch by Mia McDavid; With Kith and Kin Playing Nice in Clann Tartan (Staff)
May 2007 - Alternative Transportation; Captain's Corner, from Captain Maeve Kane; Captain's Authoris Award; Directions to Schoolyard Demo in Woodville, WI, Minnesota Scottish Fair and Highland Games in Farmington, MN, Olde World Renaissance Fair in Twig, MN, & Muster, in Mankato, MN;
April 2007 - Alternative Transportation; Dues Due; Captain's Corner, from Captain Maeve Kane; Captain's Authoris Award; Directions to Charles City Military History Days& Schoolyard Demo in Woodville, WI; Reenactor Fest(Renee Peterson); 17th Century Rapiers, (Marty Byers-Marty's 4th Level Article);
March 2007 - Dues Due; Captain's Corner, from Captain Maeve Kane; Captain's Authoris Award; BAETHAN AT THE MOON-Spectacles in the 17th century (David Vavreck); Interpretation as provocation (Eric Ferguson); Directions to Charles City Military History Days
February 2007 - Board Elections; Notes from the Camp; Captain's Corner, from Captain Maeve Kane; Captain's Authoris Award; Directions to the MN Scottsh Ramble
January 2007 - First Footing/Airing of the Tartans information; Captain's Corner, from Captain Maeve Kane
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2006 Newsletters
December 2006 - First Footing/Airing of the Tartans information; Trailer weighing; Greetings from Renee and Betsy, Clann's new Head Campfollwers; Captain's Corner, from Clann's new Captain Maeve Kane
November 2006 - Proxy Ballot; Nomination time; Nomination for Captain-Maeve Kane; Nomination for Chief of Staff-Mia McDavid
October 2006 - Proxy Ballot; Nomination time; Nomination for Captain-Maeve Kane; Nomination for Chief of Staff-Mia McDavid; Directions to Big Island, Mankato History Festival, & Big Muddy Rendezvous; COLD! Or How To Not Freeze in October (Betsy Bolton); McFarland, Sean Duncan (Character sketch by Lisa Horton)
September 2006 - Resceduled Cooking Drill; Nomination time; Nomination for Captain-Maeve Kane; Directions to Des Moines Renfest, Big Island, Mankato History Festival, & Big Muddy Rendezvous
August 2006 - Baethan at the Moon; Directions to Deer River & Des Moines Renfest
July 2006 - Directions MN Scottish Fair & Highland Games, and Tactical
June 2006 - Directions to Twig, MN Scottish Fair & Highland Games, and Tactical
May 2006 - Affordable Period Instruments (David Vavreck); Etiquette, Rules, and Laws (Maeve Kane)
April 2006 - COMMON MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS IN SCOTLAND AND SURROUNDING AREAS IN THE 17th CENTURY Part Three, Brass (David Vavreck); THE SWORD (Marty Byers)
March 2006 - Winter Muster; COMMON MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS IN SCOTLAND AND SURROUNDING AREAS IN THE 17th CENTURY Part Two, Woodwinds (David Vavreck); New Dance Location; Membership Renewal time
February 2006 - Parade Info; COMMON MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS IN SCOTLAND AND SURROUNDING AREAS IN THE 17th CENTURY Part One, Strings (David Vavreck); Mary's Party; Board election ballot
January 2006 - Parade Info; Airing of the Tartans & First Footing Info;
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2005 Newsletters
December 2005 - New Staff; Religion in the Scottish Highlands: 1600-1650 Presbies, Papists, Piskies, and Puritans (Glenn McDavid);
November 2005 - NEW CHANGES
October 2005 - Wear it with Pride! The Belted Plaid before 1700 [Glenn McDavid]; NEW CHANGES
September 2005 - Baethan at the Moon; Scots and their bloody swords (Marty Byers); HCF report; NEW CHANGES
August 2005 - Report on Tactical; Musicians in Scotland, ca 1630 (David Vavreck)
July 2005 - Opening of Colonel Gaffneis Official Sutlery; Gaffneyis is going off to war!
June 2005 - Letter to the Editor (Michael McKenzie)
May 2005 - Letter to the Editor (Michael McKenzie); Baethan at the Moon
April 2005 - Baethan at the Moon; 16th and 17th Century Lighting, part 2 (David Vavreck)
March 2005 - Charactor Sketch- Maeve's Charactor "Will'm Keane"; Baethan at the Moon; The Gunnister Man Find Cap & Smeernberg Cap (Maeve Kane); 16th and 17th Century Lighting, part 1 (David Vavreck)
February 2005 - Baethan at the Moon; Two Knitting Patterns-Monmouth Cap & Welsh Wig (Maeve Kane); Writing implements and other literacy-related objects (David Vavreck)
January 2005 - So You've Turned to the Plaid Side or, How to Avoid Culture Shock at Your First Event (Maeve Kane); Firepots (David Vavreck)
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2004 Newsletters
December
November - Stockings of the Common Man, His Wife and Children (Maeve Kane)
October - People in Playford (David Vavreck)
September - Thoughts on Tactical (Chris Daniels)
August - Staff Duties and Responsibilities as in the Clann Tartan Manuel Version 5
July
June - The Regimental Flower Garden. (Maeve Kane); Dos and Don'ts of Non-period Chatter During Events (Eric Ferguson)
May
April - 17th Century Footwear (David Vavreck)
March/April
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