NEW GLASGOW – Pictou County Pipes and Drums recently held its October meeting at Walter Duggan School.
President Agnes Leadbeater welcomed everyone and the previous minutes were read by secretary Joan Muise. A favourable financial report was given by treasurer Roxanne Davidson.
It was agreed to hold practice every second week for the winter months. Mamie Curley has agreed to be the contact person for future engagements.
A concert was held at Acadia Park on June 30 in Westville. Other engagements included July 1 celebrations in Westville, Pictou Lobster Carnival, River John, Mulgrave and Truro Exhibition. The band also performed weekly at the deCoste Centre’s Sounds of Summer.
The band is now offering beginner instruction for pipers. No experience is necessary. Males or females are welcome. Instruction is also available for tenor drummers. For more information, email email@example.com or call Agnes at 759-3136.