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St. Andrew’s Day & Kirkin’ O’ the Tartan, November 30, 2014 @ 7:00pm

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Tartan3St. Andrew & St. Margaret of Scotland Anglican Church is holding a Kirkin’ O’ the Tartan and Evening Prayer service on Sunday, November 30 at 7:00 PM. November 30 is St. Andrew’s Day. St. Andrew, one of Jesus’ 12 disciples, is the Patron Saint of Scotland. These ceremonies have both parochial and civil meaning, dating back to 18th century Alexandria. The service will include a blessing of Scottish tartans, a bagpiper, and Scottish music.  It will be followed by a reception with Scottish foods and beverages. The church is located at 402 E. Monroe Avenue, Alexandria, VA (1 block off Mount Vernon Avenue), 703-683-3343, www.standrewandstmargaret.org.