Spring Newsletter / Cylchgrawn y Gwanwyn 2017

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We hope to see many of you during any (or all) of the 460th Celebrations later this week!  

Gobeithiwn weld llawer ohonoch chi yn un, neu pob un o’r digwyddiadau dathliadau 460 sydd o’m blaenau ni yr wythnos yma!

ODA

Posted 2 weeks ago

Dathliad ‘460’ Celebration

*Dathliad ‘460’ Celebration*

Just to remind you that Friars School 460th year celebration Service is on Saturday, 8th April 2017 meet 11:50 am for 12noon at Bangor Cathedral.  

All Welcome!

ALSO:

  • On 7/4/2017 We will have a ‘Rucksack-Club’ Walk from 10:30hrs - meet at Ogwen Cottage, From Llyn Ogwen up to and around Llyn Idwal and Back (All welcome).
  • On 8/4/2017 After the Cathedral Service, we will hold our Annual General Meeting at Storiel, Bangor, from 2.30pm (All welcome).
  • An exhibition to celebrate the founding of Friars School will be at at the ’Storiel’ Museum, Bangor between the 18th March and the 29th April 2017. The FREE exhibition will include photographs, documents and various school memorabilia:

https://www.gwynedd.llyw.cymru/…/Museums…/Storiel.aspx

IMPORTANT:  Please check this ODA 'News and Events Pages’ on our Website for any updates or for any changes to this or any other ODA activity.

Thank You

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*Dathliad '460’ Celebration*

Mond i’ch atgoffa chi fod gwasanaeth i ddathlu 460 mlynedd ers sefydlu Ysgol Friars Bangor yng Ngadeirlan Bangor, ar Ddydd Sadwrn, Ebrill 8fed, 2017, cyfarfod 11:50am am Hanner Dydd .  

Croeso i Bawb!

HEFYD:

  • Ar 7/4/2017 mi fydd y clwb cerdded 'Rucksack’ yn cyfarfod am 10:30hrs - yn 'Ogwen Cottage’, Cerdded o Lyn Ogwen i fyny at ac o amgylch Llyn Idwal ac yn ôl (Croeso i Bawb!)
  • Ar 8/4/2017 mi gawn ein Cyfarfod Cyffredinol Blynyddol yn Storiel,Bangor, o 2.30pm  (Croeso i Bawb!)
  • Mi fydd 'na arddangosfa AM DDIM i ddathlu cychwyn Ysgol Friars yn Amgueddfa ’Storiel, Bangor, rhwng yr 18fed of Fawrth a’r 29ain o Ebrill 2017. Bydd yr arddangosfa yn cynnwys lluniau, dogfennau ac amryw o bethau cofiadwy ynglŷn a'r ysgol:

https://www.gwynedd.llyw.cymru/…/Museums…/Storiel.aspx

PWYSIG:  Cadwch llygaid ar tudalen ODA 'News and Events Pages’ ar ein Gwefan am unrhyw newidiadau i'r trefniadau yma, hefyd am ddigwyddiadau eraill y Gymdeithas.

Posted 3 weeks ago

Arddangosfa ‘STORIEL’ Exhibition

Just to remind you all that the FREE Exhibition celebrating 460 years of Friars School commences today (18/3/17) at ‘Storiel’, Bangor.  

ODA members have been instrumental in arranging this exhibition and items from our archives will be on display until  April 29th 2017.  

Our sincere and grateful thanks go out to all the wonderful staff at Storiel who have been incredibly helpful and are key in helping us make this happen! 

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Neges i’ch atgoffa chi fod yr arddangosfa rhâd ac AM DDIM sy’n dathlu 460 mlynedd ers cychwyn Ysgol Friars am ddechrau heddiw (18/3/17) yn ‘ Storiel’, Bangor. 

Mae aelodau’r Hen Ddominiciaid wedi bod yn gyfrwng i drefniadau’r arddangosfa hon, ‘rydym hefyd wedi darparu eitemau o'n harchifau fydd yn cael eu arddangos tan Ebrill 29ain 2017.

Diolch o galon i holl staff Storiel sydd wedi bod yn hynod o gefnogol, ac yn allweddol i helpu ni ‘neud hyn i gyd ddigwydd!

Posted 5 weeks ago

Dathliad '460' Celebration

*Dathliad ‘460’ Celebration*

Friars School 460th year celebration Service on Saturday, 8th April 2017 meet 11:50 am for 12noon at Bangor Cathedral.  

All Welcome!


ALSO:

  • On 7/4/2017 We will have a 'Rucksack-Club’ Walk from 10:30hrs - meet at Ogwen Cottage, From Llyn Ogwen up to and around Llyn Idwal and Back (All welcome).


  • On 8/4/2017 After the Cathedral Service, we will hold our Annual General Meeting at Storiel, Bangor, from 2.30pm (All welcome).


  • An exhibition to celebrate the founding of Friars School will be at at the ’Storiel’ Museum, Bangor between the 18th March and the 29th April 2017. The FREE exhibition will include photographs, documents and various school memorabilia:

https://www.gwynedd.llyw.cymru/…/Museums…/Storiel.aspx


IMPORTANT:  Please check this ODA 'News and Events Pages’ on our Website for any updates or for any changes to this or any other ODA activity.

Thank You


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*Dathliad '460’ Celebration*

Gwasanaeth i ddathlu 460 mlynedd ers sefydlu Ysgol Friars Bangor.  Ar Ddydd Sadwrn, Ebrill 8fed, 2017, cyfarfod 11:50am am Hanner Dydd yng Ngadeirlan Bangor.  

Croeso i Bawb!

HEFYD:

  • Ar 7/4/2017 mi fydd y clwb cerdded 'Rucksack’ yn cyfarfod am 10:30hrs - yn 'Ogwen Cottage’, Cerdded o Lyn Ogwen i fyny at ac o amgylch Llyn Idwal ac yn ôl (Croeso i Bawb!)
  • Ar 8/4/2017 mi gawn ein Cyfarfod Cyffredinol Blynyddol yn Storiel, Bangor, o 2.30pm  (Croeso i Bawb!)
  • Mi fydd 'na arddangosfa AM DDIM i ddathlu cychwyn Ysgol Friars yn Amgueddfa ’Storiel, Bangor, rhwng yr 18fed of Fawrth a’r 29ain o Ebrill 2017. Bydd yr arddangosfa yn cynnwys lluniau, dogfennau ac amryw o bethau cofiadwy ynglŷn a'r ysgol:

https://www.gwynedd.llyw.cymru/…/Museums…/Storiel.aspx

PWYSIG:  Cadwch llygaid ar tudalen  ODA 'News and Events Pages’ ar ein Gwefan am unrhyw newidiadau i'r trefniadau yma, hefyd am ddigwyddiadau eraill y Gymdeithas.

Posted 8 weeks ago

Newsfeed Working again

Apologies it took so long to fix, but the Newsfeed seems to be working again!

Ymddiheurwn am yr oediad, ond mae’r ffrwd Newyddion yma yn gweithio eto!

Posted 8 weeks ago

ODA Xmas Lunch

A few of the members met for a lovely lunch at the Old Friars Building during December 2016 - photos available on the Members’ News Pages

Posted 8 weeks ago

ODA Plaque Unveiling

Futher to the recent ceremony at Nantporth, here is an article, published in this weeks North Wales Chronicle:  https://goo.gl/photos/rp1KeEpomC4PzsMz9 

Posted 19 weeks ago

Unveiling the ODA Memorial Plaque at Bangor City FC

On Tuesday the 8th of November 2016, at 10:15 am, at Nantporth (The new Bangor City Football Stadium, at Holyhead Road), Mr. Cledwyn Jones our President, will unveil the memorial plaque donated by The Old Dominicans Association to Bangor City Football club. This in memory of all Friars School Pupils who played for the club.


Next year 2017, marks the 460th anniversary of the forming of Friars School, one of the oldest Schools in Wales.

Posted 24 weeks ago

ODA Christmas Lunch / Cinio Nadolig 2016

Log into the Members only Page to view the details and book your place:  http://oldda.synthasite.com/news-and-events—members-only.php

Posted 28 weeks ago

Breakfast Get Together

22/9/2016 - 10:30 - See Details on the ODA Events Calendar:  http://oldda.synthasite.com/oda-members-calendar.php

Posted 30 weeks ago
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