Rehoboth Welsh Chapel

Rehoboth Welsh Church Spring Gymanfa Ganu

Rehoboth Welsh Church Spring Gymanfa Ganu Sunday, May 6 2:30 PM James Cassarino directing Te bach to follow On the first Sunday in May and the second Sunday in October the church holds a Gymanfa Ganu (Singing Festival). These highly popular events draw hundreds of visitors from throughout the Eastern United States and Canada. Full […]

North American Festival of Wales 2018 Alexandra VA

North American Festival of Wales 2018 – Alexandra VA

The North American Festival of Wales 2018 Hosted by the Washington D.C. Welsh Society Alexandra Virginia The tradition began in 1929 when over 4,000 people gathered at Niagara Falls for the first National Gymanfa Ganu. It became the largest gathering of the Welsh, descendants, and friends in North America. While the gymanfa and Welsh singing tradition […]

Dr. Edward's Memorial Church

Dr. Edwards Memorial Cynonfardd Eisteddfod 2018

“Cynonfardd” Eisteddfod The “Cynonfardd” Eisteddfod is the longest running Eisteddfod outside the country of Wales. In 2017 the 128th anniversary of the “Cynonfardd” Eisteddfod will be celebrated. This will be held April 28, 2018. There are two sessions: Afternoon session will begin at 1:00 PM for children under the age of 5 thru the age […]

Cymdeithas Madog Cwrs Cymraeg 2018 Announcement

Cymdeithas Madog Cwrs Cymraeg 2018

Cymdeithas Madog invites you to join us for Cwrs Cymnraeg 2018, our 42nd annual Cwrs Cymraeg at Hamline University in St Paul, MN, July 15-22, 2018 (tentative date). Cymdeithas Madog is no stranger to St. Paul as it was the home to the 1983’s Cwrs Cymraeg Minnesota. Though 35 years have passed since we last […]

Pennepack Baptist Church Placard

Sunday 3 June 2018: Pennepack Day Celebration “Celebrating our Welsh Heritage”

Sunday, 3 June, 2018 Pennepack Baptist Church holds its annual Pennepack Day Celebration our 1688 founding on the first Sunday in June each year.  This year’s Pennepack Day, our 330th Anniversary, will be held Sunday, June 3 at the 1805 Meetinghouse and ancient Burial Ground (first burial 1692) at 8732 Krewstown Rd 19115, in NE […]

Category: Featured Items, Home Featured, WSP Blog · Tags:

Welsh Heritage Week 2018 15-22 July 2018 Richmond VA

Welsh Heritage Week 2018

WELSH HERITAGE WEEK 2018 July 15 to July 22, 2018 University of Richmond Richmond, VA We have a great program again, this year. Our staff will include: Rhian Hughes, Head Teacher; Iwan Guy, Music Director; Ann Hopcyn, Harp; Bill Evans, Session Band; Ian Roberts, Folk Dance. And we will have extra help from Lyn Guy […]

Commonwealth Gala 2018

Commonwealth Charity Gala 2018

The Community of the Commonwealth is holding it’s 2018 Gala Fundraiser 28 January, 2018 Overbrook Country Club Villanova, PA 19085 Procedes benefit hurricane victims of Commonwealth Islands in the Caribbean Full Details and Downloadable Invitation on the Commonwealth Gala 2018 Event Page Should you prefer to register on-line,  go to type in: Commonwealth 2018 […]

Divine Service 2018

290th Divine Service for Saint David’s Day

Deuwch, Canwn I’r Arglwydd! Lord Teach Us To Sing! The Welsh Guild of the Arch Street Presbyterian Church in association with The Welsh Society of Philadelphia wish to invite you to the 290th Annual Divine Service for Saint David Sunday 4 March 3:30 PM Capel Dewi Sant / Saint David’s Chapel Arch St. Presbyterian Church […]

Parade for Saint David's Day in Philadelphia

Procession for Saint David’s Day

Join us to display our proud Welsh heritage prior to the 290th Divine Service for Saint David at Capel Dewi Sant. We will meet between 2:45 and 3:00 to fly our flags, sing our songs as we march to the chapel. Details on the Event Page:

Welsh Narrow Gauge Steam Railway in the Snow

Nadolig Llawen A Blwyddyn Newydd Dda!

The Welsh Society of Philadelphia would like to wish all a Happy Christmas, and a Merry New Year to all of our friends, both near, and around the world.