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Scottish History Talk & The Movie

Saturday, March 23, 2019
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Join the Museum of the Albemarle on Saturday, March 23, 2019 for a continuation talk on Scottish Highland history and playing of the Highland Bagpipes by Tim MacLeod at 11 a.m. and two showings, 9 a.m. and 2 p.m., of the movie BRAVE. 

Mr. MacLeod has been involved with many different aspects of Scottish culture since the early age of 12 when he started playing the Highland Bagpipes.  Over the years Mr. MacLeod has performed with numerous pipe bands such as the Kena Highlanders of Washington, D.C. and the Royal Canadian Legion.  Mr. MacLeod has served as an organizer for the Williamsburg Scottish Games and the Highland Games and Celtic Festival in Richmond, Virginia.  He regularly attends festivals all throughout the South East and is involved with the Clan MacLeod Society and vice president of Society of William Wallace.  Mr. MacLeod has family ties to Virginia and North Carolina and can trace his family back to Scotland through MacLeod, MacDonald, MacGregor, and Clan Keith.  He currently is the band director at Benedictine College Preparatory School in Richmond, Virginia and President and Senior Pipe Major of the St. Andrew’s Legion Pipes & Drums.

In the 2012 Disney Pixar movie Brave, Princess Merida uses her bravery and archery skills to battle a curse and restore peace to the Scottish Highlands after she makes a wish that puts her entire kingdom in jeopardy.  MPAA rating:  PG; run time: 93 minutes.

For fans of the Outlander series, this traveling exhibit, produced by Jefferson Patterson Park and Museum, home to the Maryland Archaeological Conservation Laboratory, will showcase a variety of 18th-century artifacts that compare to those of the world featured in the series of novels by Diana Gabaldon and a television series that airs on the Starz network. March 23rd is the last weekend of the exhibit at the Museum of the Albemarle.

Location
Museum of the Albemarle
501 South Water Street
Elizabeth City, NC 27909

Event Times
Disney's BRAVE: 9:00am
Scottish History Talk and Bagpipes: 11:00am
Disney's BRAVE: 2:00pm

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Contact Information
(252) 331-4054

Admission: Free Admission


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