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St. David's Society of Minnesota

United to Celebrate and Explore Welsh Culture

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TRY YOUR HAND AT WELSH TRIVIA

Easy Welsh Quiz!

Or at least deemed Easy
by the quiz creators...

Hard Welsh Quiz!

See if you can answer any of theses hard questions from the North American Festival of Wales.

 

Here's another recent quiz from North Wales Live:

20 Questions To Test Your Knowledge about Wales

 

And another from Free Pub Quiz:

Welsh Trivia Quiz Questions

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The St. David's Society of Minnesota was formed to celebrate the heritage and culture of the Welsh immigrants to Minnesota. To these ends, St. David's Society members celebrate and cultivate all things Welsh - in literature, history, music, dance, art or ideas, traditional and contemporary.

Visit our What's On? page to learn more about how to participate.


Links to Enjoy

Just click on the title:

Short Story Saturday Selections

Read at your leisure:
4 April - Cornwall - "Flowers" by E. Timpany
11 April - Wales - "The Invisible" by J. Lloyd
18 April - Ireland - "First Confession" by F. O'Connor & "The Piano Teacher's Pupil" by W. Trevor
25 April - Scotland - "The Ministry of Whiskey" by V. McDermid & "My Daughter, the Fox" by J. Kay
2 May - Isle of Man - Fairy Tales
9 May - Wales - Fairy and Folk Tales
16 May - Wales - "Scream, Scream" by G. Beagan & "Jenny Brown's Point" by G. Mort
23 May - Ireland - "Color & Light" by S. Rooney
23 May - Ireland - "Even If You Beat Me" by S. Rooney
30 May - Wales - "The Dig" by C. Jones

Upcoming Events

  • Click here for April newsletter
  • NEW - Short Story Saturdays! Every Saturday beginning at 11:45 am via Zoom during this social distancing period. We'll meet using Zoom over lunch, each in our own homes, and listen to and discuss a short story and/or a few poems related to Wales and other Celtic countries. Ilene has emailed out the link to the Zoom session to Society members, but if you missed it, contact Janice (janicegwb@yahoo.com).
  • Sgwrs Cymraeg, Welsh Conversation, Conversation facilitator: Laurel Bradshaw, llawryf@yahoo.com. The group started meeting over Zoom on 3/22 due to contagion concerns. Contact Laurel for future meet-ups.

Depending on where we are with social distancing:

  • Well-Read Dragons Book Group, Saturday, June 20, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm at  St. Anthony Park Lutheran Church, 2323 Como Ave., St. Paul.  Note different location than usual. We'll talk about Flame in the Mountains, Williams Pantycelyn, Ann Griffith and the Welsh Hymns, H.A. Hodges, ed. E. Wyn James. Contact Mary Mergenthal (mary.mergenthal@gmail.com) about lunch plans at this spot.
  • Annual Picnic and Society Annual Meeting, Saturday, July 25, 11:45 - 2:30 pm at Rosebrook Park, 2590 Fry St., Roseville, MN.  Potluck with a program TBD. We will also vote on the roster of board directors. Please consider filling one of the seven terms that expire in July.  If you would like to be our treasurer (Sally will be leaving that position in July) or become a board member, please contact Janice at janicegwb@yahoo.com

Visit the What's On? page for more details of all these events.

 

Contact us at   mailto:stdavidsofmn@gmail.com  or visit and "like" our Facebook page to learn more about the Welsh and Wales at local, national, and international levels: Go to facebook