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    Charity Ball


    Our annual gala Charity Ball supports charities in Toronto and beyond. More info >

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    Burns Supper

    Experience Scottish hospitality at our annual Burns Supper. More info >

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    We raise funds for a wide variety of worthy charities across Toronto. More info >

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    George Brown

    The Society’s founders played key roles in the early years of Toronto and the formation of Canada. More info >

Established in 1836 to assist immigrants from Scotland, the St. Andrew’s Society of Toronto remains a vital part of the city’s cultural and charitable community.

Ceud mile failte*
A hundred thousand welcomes to Canada’s largest Scottish society.

*Pronounced kay-u(d)t  meel-ih  falsh-uh. Now you can greet one another with confidence!

Join the Society

Our events and membership are open to the public. You are invited to participate in our cultural endeavours and our hands-on community support.

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Renew your membership

Renew your Society membership instantly with our online form.

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Register for the Ball

Our St. Andrew’s Charity Ball is an amazing opportunity to experience the skirl of bagpipes in gowned and kilted splendour.

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What’s New

  • New Society pins will be distributed via mail or at the Spring Dinner. Check out What’s New for more information.
  • Join us for the 2015 Spring Dinner on May 22. Musical entertainment will be provided by Al Jordan, a professional entertainer from Scotland. It will be a blast!
  • The AGM was a success with a high turnout! We presented our donation to Community Matters Toronto for their wonderful revitalization project. There is information on the What’s New page and photos in the Gallery.
  • We have included a new link for The Clans and Scottish Societies of Canada on the Links page. Take a look and find out what other interesting events are taking place in our community!
  • For details on other items of interest, go to the What’s New Page.


Upcoming Events

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  • Upcoming Events

      Visiting Professor Lecture: Dr. Tessa Poller - “Hillforts, Heritage and High Places of Scotland”

      April 30, 2015 7:00 pm

      Dr. Tessa Poller Presents: Hillforts, Heritage and High Places of Scotland Thursday 30th April 7:00 pm (exact time to be firmed up) The Society sponsors this free event. Dr. Tessa Poller, the Research Officer in Archaeology at the University of Glasgow, will speak on Iron Age Scotland. Tessa has been involved in numerous archaeological projects taking her to every […]

      2015 Spring Dinner

      May 22, 2015 6:00 pm

      Enjoy a Three-Course Buffet with Coffee/Tea and entertainment! We have a new chef this year with a buffet layout that you will enjoy Members $65 ~ Guests $75 Reception 6pm, Dinner 7pm Reserve with payment by FRIDAY, MAY 15th Click here for the application form Cheques Payable to: St. Andrew’s Society of Toronto AL JORDAN […]

      Archaeology Dig: The Archaeology of Eighteenth Century Scotland

      June 1, 2015 8:00 am

      The Heritage and Archaeological Research Practice is running an archaeological field school in the Scottish Highlands in June 2015. Participants will be involved in researching, surveying and recording a series of historical and archaeological sites associated with the Jacobite rebellions and Highland Clearances of 18th Century Scotland. Training will be provided in archaeological recording practices […]