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Burns Night 2020

posted 17 Nov 2019, 08:46 by Ragnar Syltevik   [ updated 6 Jan 2020, 12:02 ]

The Annual Caledonian Society
Burns Supper

 
On behalf of your Committee, it gives me great pleasure to invite you and your Guests to the traditional Caledonian Burns Supper for 2020.
 
 
We are very pleased to welcome Robertson Wellen as this year's toastmaster. Robertson will also be delivering the Immortal Memory.
 
 
 
When:
Saturday 25th January 2020
Doors open 17:00 for a 18:00 start. 

Where:
Schafteløkken, Zahlkasserer Schafts plass 1. From Nationaltheatret, take the number 12 tram to Frogner Plass. From there, there is a short three-minute walk to Schafteløkken.

How Much:
Member: 900 NOK
Guests: 1100 NOK

All reservations must be paid in advance. 
Payments to preferably be paid into our bank account 9235.13.46193. Please write 'Burns Supper 2020'.

Alternatively, you can pay via VIPPs. Our number is 
118318. From the menu, select 'Burns Supper' and then the applicable category.

Late registration or payment fee: An additional charge of 200 NOK will apply to any reservations made later than Sunday 12th January. This fee will also apply should you fail to provide advance payment.

Dress Code:
Strictly only Highland, Bunad, Uniform or Black Tie.

Reservations:
Place your reservations with Inge Meisal at house@cally.org.  

Kindly note that no refunds will be given for any cancellations after Sunday 12th January. Sponsors are liable for their Guests.
 

The price for this year’s gathering, as always, includes the full MacSween's Haggis dinner (two servings), one beer and four fills of whisky, as well as the usually good company of your fellow Caledonians. Jokes, relevant stories, and good humour can be donated at any time.

We will have the usual Cally raffle with many special prizes this year, gifts for the raffle will be most gratefully received at the venue on the day (or contact house@cally.org in advance)

As we expect to see a large turnout of Members, Guests will be registered in chronological order and places will be allocated in good time prior to the event.  Please R.S.V.P. as soon as possible, and no later than Sunday 12th January, to Mr. Inge Meisal at house@cally.org to secure your place(s).

Your Committee looks forward to the pleasure of your company and to another most enjoyable gathering.

Yours Aye,

Jan Geekie
Honorary Secretary 
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