“For as long as a hundred of us remain alive, never will we on any conditions, be subjected to the lordship of the English. It is in truth, not for glory, nor riches nor honours that we are fighting, but for freedom alone, which no honest man gives up but with life itself.”
Theme: Happy 700th Birthday to the Declaration of Arbroath
Place: Edinbane Community Hall
Date: Tuesday 25th February 2020 (and, yes, we know it’s about 5 weeks early!)
Format: Come and join a friendly discussion on whether 700 years is long enough to wait. Bring, suggest, or swap books involving the struggle for independence. Highlight creative works that have flowed from the situation. Suggest how the future could unfold. Above all, have a good chat and enjoy some delightful home baking accompanied by tea and coffee.
Next event: Helen Sedgwick’s Skye launch of ‘When The Dead Come Calling’
Place: Portree Library
Date: Tuesday 31st March 2020
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or via Facebook: The Reading Room – Skye.