The Cowra Eisteddfod Committee will be hosting the Annual General Meeting & Conference of the Association of Eisteddfod Societies of Australia (AESA) over the weekend of November 10, 11 and 12.
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Representatives of Eisteddfod Committees from all parts of Australia, as well as members of the Cowra Eisteddfod committee, will be attending the weekend of activities.
The weekend will commence with a Meet & Greet at the Cowra Services club, which will include a casual dinner, on Friday evening.
This function is open to anyone who would like to attend. The AESA Conference and meeting will be held at the Civic Centre all day Saturday, with the Cowra Committee hosting a lunch.
A brief set of entertainment will be provided for the guests by local eisteddfod competitors.
A special guest from APRA/AMCOS will be present to explain the changes to Copyright Laws, and to answer any questions from the eisteddfod representatives.
A dinner will be held at the Japanese Garden restaurant on Saturday evening, which will include another bracket of entertainment, as well as a speaker on some of Cowra’s history.
Sunday will be a Jig Saw where delegates discuss and answer questions that have been put forward by different Eisteddfod Committees.
This is a great opportunity to learn how other committees run their competitions, and how common problems can be handled.
This will be followed by a light lunch.
The Cowra Eisteddfod Committee has also been busy with the updates to the Syllabus for the 2018, eisteddfod, which will be held from May 16 to June 8, 2018.
The4 Revision is now complete and being prepared for print later this year.
The Cowra Eisteddfod Annual General Meeting will be held on Monday, November 6, when the committee to run the 65th Annual Eisteddfod will be organised.
The meeting will be held in the Multipurpose Room at rear of the Library, and will commence at 8pm.
Anyone who is interested in the Cowra Eisteddfod is invited to attend.
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