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
ANNOUNCING OUR NEW “530” SOCIAL EVENTS!
Please join us for the first of our new “530 Pub Social Events”. The first of this summer series will we held at Beckham’s on Tamiami Trail just south of Clark Road. The 530 events are intended to give our members old and new, the opportunity to get to know each other in a casual atmosphere, without the formalities of a normal event. For more information or if you plan on attending, please contact Sioux Hurley or at (941-484-0728). Also, check our Events Page for further details.
MEMORIAL DAY SERVICES WERE HELD IN ARCADIA
May 25, 2015
Each year a commemorative Memorial Day Service is held at the British Plot n Arcadia’s Oak Ridge Cemetery to honor the 23 Royal Air Force cadets who died while in training at U.S. flying training fields in South Florida during World War II. During this special service, the honor of placing a wreath on behalf of the Club was given to Al McIlraith, a former Royal Canadian Air Force pilot.
After the service, Caledonian Club members met for lunch at Mary Margaret’s Tea Room in Arcadia.
To see photos and more about the service go to our Past Events Page.
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