Richmond Irish Festival Competition

In historic old Richmond, VA, this SHSA sanctioned competition will be held 22 March 2014.  Contact the organizer, Beth Dechent (edechent@gmail.com) for more information.  Judge – Jen Narkevicius.  Games site http://www.churchhillirishfestival.com/

2014 US National Scottish Harp Championship News

The Scottish Harp Society of America will host the 2014 US National Scottish Harp Championship at the Stone Mountain Highland Games in Atlanta, GA. October 18-19 2014.  As the say on their website, “Come and join us as we gather once again on the meadows of the Stone Mountain Park….We will be transforming the meadows and meandering tree-lined paths into …

2014 Competitions and Events

Although it might seem like the Competition Season is a long way off, it is never too early to submit information on your upcoming event. Be sure to send your Competition name, Dates, Location, Judge’s name (or TBD if you are still working the details) to the Competition Coordinator. Sanctioning your Competition includes publication on the SHSA Website, in Kilt …

2014 Annual Dues

Happy New Year All!  In addition to recovering from the holidays and getting started on the upcoming year, it is time to send in your dues for 2014.  Still just $18 per year, dues are due by 31 January.  Please send your check and the form (to assure we have your information correct) to SHSA, PO Box 681, Mechanicsville, MD …

Stone Mountain Highland Games

Saturday, October 19th, 2013 Beginner: Grainne Sullivan Apprentice1st place: Kathe Gowland 2nd place: Claudia Madden 3rd place: Averie Booth Journeyman 1st place: Karla Sullivan 2nd place: Katie Lynn Daniels Master 1st place: Teresa Sheppard 2nd place: Georgia Buggay Harper of the Day: Georgia Buggay Ensemble: 1st place: Georgia Buggay and Family 2nd place: Abby Barnes and Teresa Sheppard Harp and …