The Caledonian Club of Florida West
Welcome to our Website!
If you haven’t heard of us before, we’re glad you found us on line. If you’re already a member, browse through our site to see what’s happening, visit our past event page to see what we have been doing, or follow the past newsletters link to view more information regarding our events and activities.
The Club also contributes greatly to Sarasota County by providing our unique collection of Scottish Tartans at a variety of functions. Our charitable Foundation also contributes funds for the preservation our community’s Scottish Heritage.
If you’re interested in things Scottish, the preservation of Sarasota’s Scottish heritage and good fun, I hope you’ll join us for our festivities and fellowship. Feel free to contact us directly anytime.
President, William Wallace
THE ANNUAL CHRISTMAS LUNCHEON IS COMING SOON
This is our annual holiday celebration held jointly with the Saint Andrews Society. It will be held on Sunday December 6, 2015 at The Heritage Oakes Golf and Country Club.
The committee elves have been working hard on this joint Christmas luncheon and have arranged for festive musical entertainment from young adults in our community, as well as a special Christmas raffle and some nice surprises for everyone. A great way to kick off the festive season! Cocktails will be at noon, lunch at 12:45 p.m. Come on out in your favorite holiday attire to welcome in the holiday season with your fellow Scots. For more details, menu selections and directions to the venue go to our Events Page.
THE HERITAGE LUNCHEON FEATURED THE SARASOTA MILITARY ACADEMY PIPE BAND
We began the fall season of our 30th year with our annual Heritage Luncheon serving as the “kickoff” for our more formal events. It was held at the Meadows Country Club on Sunday, October 25, 2015 with the cocktail hour beginning at 12 noon and luncheon at 1 p.m.Entertainment featured the Sarasota Military Academy pipe band under the direction of our own piper, Kevin Wiegand.
We had a great turn out. You can read more about it and view Al great photos on our Past Events Page.
ANNOUNCING OUR NEWEST MEMBERS
The Caledonian Club Extends a Warm Welcome to:
Lucia Dial, Barbara Driscoll, Nancy Ebersole, Mary Esposito, Pat Finnegan, Bob Howard, Sharon & Eric Johnston, Mary Boyle Kregelow, Charles & Dottie Peterson, Vivienne & Larry Sivak, Nancy Tsekou.
Old Membership Newsletters and membership lists are Posted on the “Members Only Page” in the information for members section.