New Bellingham Scottish Gathering debuts June 2, 2018 at Hovander Homestead Park

The new Bellingham Scottish Gathering, lead by well known Whatcom County highland dancing teacher, judge, and competition organizer Heather Richendrfer, begins its inaugural highland games and Scottish festival on Saturday June 2, 2018 at Hovander Homestead Park in Ferndale, WA. The press release for the announcement is located here. http://www.bcpipers.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/Bellingham-Scottish-Gathering-Press-Release-12-17.pdf BCPA is pleased that piping,…

2017 November BCPA Mini-Gathering Results and 2017 BCPA Grand Aggregate Awards

The results of the 2017 November BCPA Mini-Gathering are now posted on the Results page. http://www.bcpipers.org/services/results/ Photos from the 2017 November BCPA Mini-Gathering and the 2017 BCPA Grand Aggregate Awards are posted on the BCPA Photo Gallery. http://www.bcpipers.org/photo-albums/ Our thanks to St. Andrew and Caledonian Society (SACS) Vice President Bill Murray for presenting the SACS…

BCPA Grand Aggregate Awards Ceremony – November 4, 2017

The 2017 BCPA Grand Aggregate Awards ceremony will take place at 10:15 am Saturday November 4, before the start of the Mini-Gathering, at Pitt River Middle School, 2070 Tyner Road, Port Coquitlam, BC. Executives of the St. Andrew and Caledonian Society will be presenting the trophies and shields to the winners.   Come out and…

Application Deadline for Fall BCPA Tuition Bursaries and new Piobaireachd Bursaries

The Fall deadline to apply for the BCPA Tuition Bursaries is Sunday Nov 5, 2017. Information about the tuition bursaries and the 2017 application form can be found on the website at: http://www.bcpipers.org/services/grants-bursaries/ Also, BCPA is pleased to announce the addition of the Neil O. Stubberfield Piobaireachd Bursaries, in memory of Neil Stubberfield, a long…

Notice of BCPA Annual General Meeting – November 25, 2017

The Annual General Meeting of the BC Pipers Association will be on Saturday, November 25, 2017 from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm at Simon Fraser University, Burnaby Campus, 8888 University Dr, Burnaby, BC V5A 1S6.  The meeting will be located in Maggie Bentson Centre (MBC) Room 2290. The Maggie Bentson Centre is directly across Convocation…

2017 Nov BCPA Mini-Gathering Schedule of Events

The schedule for the November 2017 Mini-Gathering is now posted here. The Mini-Gathering will once again be held at Pitt River Middle School, 2070 Tyner Road, Port Coquitlam, BC, V3C 2Z1 and starts at 11:00 a.m. Other details are located in the Information Guide located here.

2017 Nov BCPA Mini-Gathering Orders of Play

A link to the Orders of Play for the 2017 November BCPA Mini-Gathering is now posted here. http://www.bcpipers.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/2017-NOV-BCPA-MiniGathering-OOP.pdf The complete schedule of events will be posted later on November 1, 2017. Other details are located in the Information Guide located here. https://bcpipers.wildapricot.org/event-2666370

BC Pipers’ Annual Ceilidh – November 25th

We’re throwing a party and you are invited! Join us at the 2017 BCPA Annual Ceilidh, where we plan to celebrate our wonderful volunteers and share some great music! The Ceilidh will take place at Club Ilia Eatery and Lounge, 8902 University High Street, on Burnaby Mountain. Club Ilia is located at the Cornerstone Building…