Annual Member-Only Christmas Dance Competition

It's that time of year again! The entry form for our Annual Christmas Dance Competition is now available below. Please note, this is a closed competition for VHGA members only.    This year it will be held on Sunday, November 30th at the Esquimalt Recreation Centre located at 547 Fraser Street. Doors are at 2pm and the competition will […]

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Vote to help Craigflower Manor win “Best WestShore Historical Location”

Craigflower Manor, the future site for our new Scottish Cultural Centre has been made a finalist in the 'Old and New' category by the WestShore Chamber of Commerce 2014 Best of the WestShore Awards. In order to win this award for Best Historical Location, we need your votes!!! So please go to: http://westshore.bc.ca/westshore-community-awards/nominate/  and go to the […]

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October Indoor Dance Competition

Calling all dancers! Join us for our 62nd Annual Indoor Dance Competition on Saturday October 4, 2014 at Lansdowne Middle School. The competition will start at 9:30 am sharp, beginning with Primary. Premier dancers may enter for the Special Seann Truibhas, in memory of Adeline Duncan. This dance will not count towards class prizes. Entries are […]

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History of Craigflower Manor

Posted today on History Scotland: Scottish emigrants on Vancouver Island – History Scotland expert blog 08 July 2014 {Excerpt from Article}  Theresa Mackay explores the history of Craigflower Manor on Vancouver Island, once a home to emigrant Scots and now a cultural gathering place for the Scottish diaspora. Sunday, early afternoon, warm with a slight wind off […]

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