2018 AGM at Grandfather Mountain

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The 2018 Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Clan Maclean in the U.S. will be held Saturday, July 14 at 1PM in the Maclean tent at the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games.

All members in good standing are encouraged to attend and participate in the business of the Association conducted at the AGM. The location of the AGM is rotated annually so that members in all Regions have the opportunity to attend.

Tartan Day

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Tartan day celebrates the signing of the Declaration of Arbroath, which confirmed Scotland's independence on April 6, 1320. The celebration of Tartan Day is primarily a North American tradition that began in Canada in the 1980's ans quickly spread to the United. Many of our cousins join Tartan Day celebrations across the United States and Canada. This year there are two big Tartan Day celebrations that Macleans are planning to participate in.

 

Maclean Helps Start Scottish Women's Society

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Anne BolenAnne Bolen (who's mother is a Maclean) worked with others, including the St. Andrew's Society of Washington DC, to create Scottish American Women's Society (SAWS), a new women's society that celebrate Scottish culture and ancestry. There was always a sense of pride of being Scottish... we want to bring to light the important contributions to American culture that were offered by those that came to our shores from Scotland, Anne noted. As the first co-chairwoman this new group, Anne is working to establish its mission, membership, and foundation.

 

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