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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
Tartan Day

The Urban Grill
3651 86th St

RSVP required by Friday, April 1, if attending, to Kris at or 515-278-8302

Tartan Day

Join us for dinner (on your own) to celebrate National Tartan Day.

Tartan Day commemorates the signing of the Declaration of Arbroath in 1320. The document is a declaration of Scottish independence and set out to confirm Scotland’s status as an independent and sovereign state.

Don’t forget to wear something Tartan!