Ulster-Scots Society of America Annual
General Membership Meeting ~ Oct. 17-19, 2008
~ during the Stone Mountain Highland Games
The Ulster-Scots Society
of America has set the 2008 Annual General Membership
Meeting to coincide with the 36th Anniversary
of the Stone Mountain Highland Games at the
foot of Stone Mountain just northeast of Atlanta,
Georgia this October 17-19, 2008!
The U-SSA will have a Society tent during the
games Saturday and Sundaythe 18th and 19th and
sponsor a lecture from Northern Ireland author
Billy Kennedy on his latest
book, just published, “Three
Men of Destiny: Andrew Jackson, Sam Houston,
and David Crockett” Saturday,
October 18 @6:45 p.m. in the Gwinnett Room of
the Hilton Atlanta Northeast Hotel ~ 5993 Peachtree
Industrial Blvd. Norcross, GA 30092 (770) 447-4747.
During the lecture and optional reception following
with buffet, we will be joined by George Patton
and Maynard Hanna of the Ulster-Scots Agency
from Belfast, Northern Ireland.
There is no charge for the
lecture and reception. Bring yourself, friends,
and other interested parties. RSVPs appreciated
(see meeting letter attached below). This will
be a great opportunity not only for U-SSA members
and friends to have fun and fellowship, but
also to educate the public about Ulster-Scots
history and culture.
For more on the Stone Mountain
Highland Games, visit www.smhg.org,
Also, download the meeting letter,
agenda and registration/feedback form here.