2021 Bursary Applications being accepted

Kelvern sponsors a bursary for students graduating from High School.  Now accepting applications for 2021.  Applicants can be members, children or grandchildren of Kelvern members. Applications Applications will be accepted from March 1st to  April 25th in the graduating year of the candidate.    The successful candidate’s award will be paid …

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The Penticton Scottish Festival Society invites you to view an exciting 7 part video series titled “Experience The Arts – Exploring Scottish Culture in the Okanagan”.

The first episode premieres this Monday, January 18 at 7:00 pm on Shaw Spotlight Penticton Channel 11 or 105 HD. A new episode will air on Monday each week and will then be available on Shaw Spotlight YouTube for streaming. As Scots prepare to celebrate the birthday of Robert Burns, …

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Notice of Annual General Meeting


Oct 4, 2020

1:30 pm

outdoors, 3228 Redecopp Court, Lake Country, BC
Request Zoom invite


Reading of previous years minutes


1. President’s report

2. Treasurer’s report

3. Reports from the Member groups

4. New Business


1. President – Mary Thurber (term ends 2020)

2. Vice-President – ? currently Vacant

3. Treasurer/Registrar – Ian Gilmour (term ends 2021)

4. Secretary -Kim Smith Jones (term ends 2020)

5. Members at large – ?  (2) alternating term ends, Norm Crearar & one vacant

Kelvern Bursary 2020

In a Zoom meeting held recently, our Kelvern Bursary committee met to discuss the four applications for the annual award.Our candidates were, in a word, outstanding.  Well-prepared for the next stage of their lives, organized, top students, involved in Celtic activities, volunteering in their schools and communities etc etc. Given …

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