The Summer 2018 issue has been posted on the Tattler Page
A complete listing and a photo of the new Executive are now on the lover half of the Home Page.
RBANA Director Tony Grace presents Jim Hutchens with the Jack Hume Heather & Thistle Trophy for 2018 for his winning poem “A Poet’s Thoughts on Emigration”. The presentation was made at the recent Calgary Burns Club AGM at which Jim Hutchens became club president for the second time. This was also the first time the … [Read more…]
The results of the Jack Hume Heather & Thistle poetry writing competition for 2018 were announced at the formal dinner at the recent RBANA AGM & Conference in Philadelphia. The judges commented on the high standard of the entries this year. This was particularly gratifying since sadly Jack Hume, the donor of this trophy in … [Read more…]
See the Burns Supper Reports page on this site.
The Spring 2018 edition of the Tattler which includes the nominations for the RBANA Board of Directors has been posted in the Tattler section.
As you know, sadly Jack Hume passed away last month. Let’s make this year’s edition of the competition he founded be a special one, so please submit your entries. Just two weeks to go before the April 1 deadline. Click the link below for the competition rules. Poetry Writing Competition Rules 2018
Entries are invited for the third annual RBANA competition for original poetry written in the style of Robert Burns. Entries must be received by April 1, 2018 with the results to be announced at the RBANA AGM & Conference 2018 to be held in Philadelphia April 20-22. Click the link below for the competition rules. … [Read more…]
Latest issue now posted. See Tattler Section.
Reports of the Jolly Beggars and Jean Armour events held recently by the Medicine Hat Club have been posted on this website under Blogs and Reports – Burns Supper Reports. Here are copies: Medicine Hat Jolly Beggars Banquet 2017 Medicine Hat Jean Armour Dinner 2017