To a haggis! by Marcel Herpers, President of the Robert Burns Society Maastricht.



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Buitengoed Slavante, locatie van ons Burns Supper op 21 januari 2017


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What are the ambitions and goals of the Robert Burns Society Maastricht?

Summarizing:

-To promote the Scottish culture in all its aspects (literature, art, dance, music, language, dress) in the Maastricht environment, and the Euregio.
- To promote and propagate the Scottish and English literature in song, spoken and written word.
-To propagate the way of thinking of Robert Burns, and his timeless human and cultural heritage.
-To support charitable activities in the spirit of Robert Burns: especially projects that make knowledge available to everyone, or projects concerning the respectful treatment and protection of man, animal and nature.
-To promote human and cultural contacts between Maastricht and Edinburgh.
-To organize annually a Burns Supper in its traditional form.