Roberts Burns Celebration & Dinner Jan. 26


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Posted Online: Jan. 10, 2013, 11:56 am
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Press release submitted by Judith Hawthorne


Roberts Burns Celebration & Dinner Jan. 26, 2012 5:30-10:30 p.m.
Sponsored by Scottish-American Society of the Quad-Cities.
Radisson Quad-City Plaza, 111 E. 2nd St., Davenport
Entertainment includes Barley House Band, Blackhawk Pipe Band, Scottish dancers.
Silent auction, Scottish art, and merchandise available.
All are welcome! Reservations required. Contact John Hoff at 332-2421 by Jan. 22.





















 



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