Sunday, 31 August 2014

War Horse

The film War Horse will be shown at the Salmon Bothy on Thursday 4 September at 7 pm.

The film is 12 A.

We are offering 2 children free with a paying adult.

Thursday, 21 August 2014

Aberdeenshire Council Open Doors

                                      The Salmon Bothy is part of Aberdeenshire Open Doors.  

It will be open on 20 and 21 September from 10 am - 4 pm.

The 4* museum will be open.

The WW1 exhibition sponsored by the Heritage Lottery will set out 'Upstairs at the Bothy". 

Please come.  

Wednesday, 20 August 2014

Day Oot, 2014

The volunteers at the Salmon Bothy have a Day Oot each year.  On the 19th of August 10 volunteers set off for Upper Banffshire.  

Their first stop was Glenfarclas Distillery.  

Cheers from Moira, Lorna, Derek and Len

Brian, Alison, Aileen and Moira

The intrepid group then headed for the Mill at Knockando. 
 Lunch came first then a guided tour of the mill.

Lorna, Len and Derek enjoy their plate of home made tomato soup.  

The guide explains the spinning and carding to Doris.

Doris is shown how the woven material is teaselled.

Next it was off to the Cooperage at Craigellachie.

The group were amazed at the pace of work at the Cooperage.

The day ended at Delnashaugh.  Jack and Moya joined the group and all had an amazing high tea.

Ian Bruce and Ian Walker in Concert at the Bothy.

Please note that there are still tickets available for Concert in Bothy on Saturday by Ian Bruce and Ian Walker.
Two great songwriters with a fine sense of humour. Another very good night guaranteed.
Doors open 7pm - £10.
Hopefully see many of you on Saturday.

Thursday, 7 August 2014

WW1 Exhibition

The WW1 Exhibition opened on Monday 4th August, 2014.  
It is open everyday except Tuesday between 2-4.

Mrs Clare Russell, Lord Lieutenant for Banffshire opened the exhibition.

John talks with Iris.

Margaret is engrossed.

Leanne and Nora chat with Brian.

Helen, Doris and Moira.

Norma, Brian and Alison.

Lucy, Sheena-Kay, Anne and Linda.

Arnold and Elaine look at the dig deeper folders.

Moira and Margaret.

Sunday, 3 August 2014

Portsoy and the Great War Exhibition

The exhibition has been set up.  Mrs Clare Russell, Lord Lieutenant for Banffshire will open the exhibition tomorrow, 4th August at noon.  Everyone is welcome.  A light lunch is provided.  The exhibition will be open every afternoon except Tuesdays from 2-4 pm.