Begin planning now:
Each year the Welsh Gymanfa Ganu Association of Wisconsin (WGGAW) sponsors or helps to support events, especially the cymanfaoedd canu held in Wisconsin and beyond. Below is the list of coming events as well as recent past events.
WGGAW COMING EVENTS:
Attention: Historic book about the Oshkosh settlement is now available.
See poster below for details:
May 4 ,5 , and 6: Welsh Weekend for Everyone (Penwythnos Cymreig i Bawb) with events to be held at First Congregational church, United church of Christ, 1405 S. Milwaukee St., Plymouth, WI 53073 (except as noted)
Preliminary Weekend Schedule: more details will follow as arrangements are confirmed
Recommended hotel accommodations: Baymont Inn & Suites, 678 Walton Drive, Plymouth, Wisconsin 53073
May 4: Pub night singing and socializing at 52 Stafford, Plymouth
May 5: Afternoon and evening program of workshops, te bach, supper, noson lawen including local musical groups and eisteddfod awards at First Congregational Church, Plymouth
May 6, 2018 State Gymanfa Ganu , 2:30 p.m. at First Congregational Church, Plymouth, WI
June, 2018 – 2:30 Cymanfa Ganu at Peniel Presbyterian Church, Rewey WI 1449 Peniel Road, Mineral Point, WI 53565. Director: This is an old, quaint Welsh chapel in a beautiful setting. Directions: Take Hwy 151 southwest past Mineral Point to Cty A ( exit to the left from Hwy 151). Follow Cty A west to Jones Branch Road. Turn left and proceed to Peniel Road. Turn right onto Peniel Road. Chapel is about 1 mile. Chapel is fully accessible. Te bach follows the singing session.
WGGAW Board meeting follows the te bach.
(Photo by Phillip White)
Peniel/ Pickett 96th Annual Gymanfa Ganu at 2:30 PM Te bach follows the singing session.
GPS location of (and standard directions to) the chapel: W9644 Zoar Road, Oshkosh , WI 54904 (7 miles north of Rosendale on Hwy 26 then 0.5 mile west on County Hwy FF)
September, 2018 Gymanfa Ganu at 2:30 p.m. at Wild Rose Presbyterian Church, 501 Jackson St., Wild Rose, WI. Te bach will follow the singing session.
October 13, 2018, Cambria, WI. 74th Annual Gymanfa Ganu at Cambria First Presbyterian Church, corner of Florence and Towyn streets (121 West Florence St.). Sessions at 2:30 and 6:00 p.m. with supper served between sessions. Church is fully accessible.
For further information contact Mary Williams-Norton at firstname.lastname@example.org