Month: August 2012

NAMA Convention photos

Thanking Bob Kelly for his years of service to NAMA as he hands over the position of Honorary Past President to next-in-sucession Marshall Cannell, the new slate of Officers is officially installed. Our newest Officer, 3rd Vice-President Katie Prendergast (in

Bob Kelly opens the North American Manx Museum at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville

Island at War week ~ Cregnaish

Click here to discover what life was like on the Island during World War II. This was  at Cregneash.'Wartime at Cregneash –

SIlence is Golden

I’m off for a week. Normal service will be resumed. Contributors feel free to post here.

General Meeting – NAMA Convention 2012

Tonight's Speaker

Our guest speaker tonight is the current President of Tynwald the Hon Clare Margaret Christian BSc MLC who was elected in July 2011. 

Gibson Top Ten Modern Blues Guitarists

6. Davy Knowles At only 25 years old, blues guitarist and singer Davy Knowles from the Isle of Man has already released two albums. The latest of which, Coming up For Air, was produced by Peter Frampton. Davy has toured all over

The Spirit of Dubuque

Last night the NAMA conventioneers went on the Spirit of Dubuque, an authentic dual paddle wheeler and had a great dinner out on the Mississippi. It was a wonderful event. Well done Jody! She was designed by Robert Kehl with

Great talk on Manx novelists from Andrew Ravenscroft

New symbol for Manx Christians

A MANX Cross lapel badge for Christians in the Isle of Man has been designed.   The idea came about after someone asked Bishop of Sodor and Man the Rt Reverend Robert Paterson why there was no lapel cross to identify people as Christians in the