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Eilean Donan Castle Calanais Stones Edinburgh
As one of the most iconic images of Scotland, Eilean Donan castle is recognized all around the world.
Against the backdrop of their 5000 years, the Calanais Stones have witnessed countless changes.
Edinburgh manages to combine both ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Scottish gardens are famous for their clear air and profuse flowers.

Welcome to Gleanings!

Welcome to Gleanings, the online newsletter of the Central Iowa Chapter of the Scottish Heritage Society of Iowa. We hope you take a few minutes to learn about our organization and upcoming events. Anyone of Scottish descent or who is interested in Scottish culture and arts is welcome, so please feel free to join us at our next activity.

Upcoming Event

Members and their guests are invited to a free Scottish Movie Night!

Restless Natives

Theatre at The Village at Legacy Point
1650 Holiday Crest Circle * Waukee

Popcorn provided.


Restless Natives is a 1985 comedy directed by Michael Hoffman. The story follows the adventures of two young men who don masks and hold up tourist coaches in the Highlands. These modern highwaymen become local folk heroes as well as a tourist attraction in themselves.

There is no charge but seating is limited; RSVPs are required by June 15 to Karen at or 327-8545.