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Burns night supper brings Scottish traditions to Niwot


January 22, 2020

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Celebrate Scottish cheer (and Scotch) at Burns night supper at Niwot Tavern on Jan. 25.

Even if you're not sure who Robert Burns is, you've almost certainly heard one of his most famous poems.

Should auld acquaintance be forgot,

and never brought to mind?

Should auld acquaintance be forgot,

and auld lang syne?

For auld lang syne, my jo,

for auld lang syne,

we'll tak' a cup o' kindness yet,

for auld lang syne.

The famous Scottish poet wrote Auld lang syne in 1788 based on "an old man's singing" and set it to a traditional Scottish song, creating what is now a classic and standard tune for New Year's celebrations, graduation ceremonies, and other milestone events here in the Un...

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