Columcille Ceilidh Band is no longer running, but we can pass on booking enquiries to either Coracle, the Music for ALL Band or to some of the excellent musicians who have played with us and also play in other ceilidh bands. Thank you to all the people who booked the band over the years , had faith in what we do and who we are. please look at the band pages for information on what we have done over the years, a gig history and a film clip.
The next Columcille drama production will be the St Brides Play in early February date tbc soon!
Columcille reopened on Monday 6th January and great to see everyone back after the Christmas break.
Music for ALL collected 14 bags of hats, gloves scarves for people who are homeless. We delivered these to Streetwork just before Christmas. A brilliant way to make Christmas more meaningful, and thank you to Edna (Michael’s mum) for the idea and thanks to all who contributed.
Contributions from Nelson Hall Groups added bags from Craigmiller Groups and all into Alison’s car
arrived at Streetworks to many thanks and appreciation.
Music for ALL Christmas lunch with magic, meals and music is on Tuesday 17th December at 12.30 at Richmond Craigmiller Church Hall. Please click on the link to view the flier for more information lunch 171219
There is a wonderful programme of events at Columcille over Christmas. Most events are for people who participate in Columcille except the Christmas Nativity play which is open to all though best to book a space 2019 Advent.
The Autumn Fair is 10.30-2pm, with music, story telling, sale of garden and crafts produce, art exhibition and the fabulous home baking and light lunches in the cafe. We look forward to seeing you there.
2019 AutumnFair pdf
Columcille Art Exhibition Preview is on Friday 20th September 7-9pm. If you are thinking to come along please RSVP by 18th September
2019 Art Exhibition pdf
Lots of beautiful art work on display and for sale.
The art exhibition will continue on until the Autumn Fair on Saturday 28th September – see next news item for more details.
Tuesday 17th September Columcille play “There’s bin a murdur”.
1.45 for a 2pm start followed by tea, coffee etc after the play. Let us know if you are coming along. Click on this link to see the poster!
2019 Murder mystery pdf
Music for ALL has some spaces available on Thursday morning. The course programmes are available on the Music for ALL page of this website. Please do email Alison on firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 0131 446 6873 for more information.
Music for ALL thank Cadenza Choir for a donation of £558.73. The money was raised at their charity concert. Alison and 3 Music for ALL participants also enjoyed the concert and wonderful singing.
Columcille will be closed from 4pm on Friday 12th July and will reopen on Monday 29th July. This is our annual summer break.