The Shetland Society of Wellington is a group of people with a connection to, or interest in, the Shetland Islands.

 

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About the society

We get together regularly to celebrate the New Zealand-Shetland connection, provide information about Shetland to our members, and participate in community events to promote and celebrate Shetland’s culture, music and heritage.
shetland bbq Events
Check out our Events page to see what functions are coming up. Every year we hold a Picnic, Viking Ball, Local Outing, Mid-winter Foy, Anniversary Dinner, and Children’s Christmas Party/Members’ Afternoon Tea. 

Membership

We extend a warm welcome to anyone who would like to join us. Members get together regularly, receive a quarterly newsletter, and can borrow books relating to Shetland from our new library collection. You can apply for membership or email us for more information at membership@shetlandwellington.org.nz

 

Latest news.....

CHILDREN'S CHRISTMAS PARTY AND MEMBERS' AFTERNOON TEA

On Sunday 3 December 2017 the Society Children's Christmas Party and Members'Afternoon Tea will be held in the City of Wellington Pipe Band Hall, cnr Stoke and Hanson Streets, Newtown.

At 2.30pm we will start with children's games, followed by entertainment from Tricky the Clown at 3pm. Afternoon tea for all is at 4pm, and Santa arrives at 4.30pm.

Entrance is $5 per member. The library collection will be available for browsing and borrowing.

 

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 NEWS
The Shetland Times
 

BACKGROUND
Shetland Family History Society

Shetland Museum & Archives

CULTURE
Shetland ForWirds

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