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Ancient Universities Burns Nicht, Saturday January 12, 2013

You are cordially invited to

The 6th Annual Ancient Universities Alumni Burns Nicht

Cambridge Boat Club, Cambridge

Saturday, January 12, 2013

The evening will begin with a reception with open bar starting at 5:30pm.  A bagpipe and drum demonstration and a performance by Highland Dance Boston will follow.  The pipers, Thomas Child and Greg  Markowitcz, the drummer, Steve Turkington, and Highland Dance Boston will lead the procession to dinner at 7pm.  After dinner, the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society will perform and then lead in Country Dancing until 11:30pm.

The full programme is attached below.

Attire for gentlemen will be black tie (kilt, of course), or lounge suit. We remind those who plan to come that we give a commitment to our caterers several days before the dinner, and that after that point we are unable to refund any payment. The cost of the dinner is $130 per person. Please be sure to make your reservation before Friday, January 4th. Booking is now closed. For last minute availability, contact David Manns at or 781-354-3979. 

Directions to the Cambridge Boat Club can be found here; should you wish to rent a kilt for the event, you can find possible sources here.


David Manns

David G Manns, Trinity (Cantab.), President of the Oxford & Cambridge Society 

David Manns,
Jan 9, 2013, 8:26 AM