David Hahn: Nanaimo Costco Store Manager

On Friday, May 5th, David Hahn, Manager of Nanaimo Costco gave an informative and frank presentation to possibly the largest audience ever to attend a Northwest Bay PROBUS meeting.  Seventy-nine people waited anxiously as David’s opening comments answered the question on everyone’s mind: “Does the Nanaimo Costco have plans to relocate?”  His answer… “None right now” after which…

Out &About: An Evening at the Theatre: Pirates of Penzance

Northwest Bay PROBUS | An evening at the Theatre | May 10, 2017 After plundering the local eateries and watering holes, and prowling about the fair streets of the Village of Qualicum Beach, our band of seventeen Northwest Bay Probusites converged in the Village Theatre for the sold-out performance of “The Pirates of Penzance”, a…

NW Bay PROBUS Summer Picnic – 2017

  You are invited to a Summer Picnic! WHEN:  Wednesday, July 26 1, 5:00 ~ 9:00 pm WHERE: Rotary Park, 2945 W. Island Highway Qualicum Beach  Fun & games | Catered Feast | BYOB Dress code: Red & White Kim Rasmussen is the coordinator. Sign up using the form below or at the monthly meeting at St. Mary’s…

Out & About: Jeeves Takes a Bow

Join us on a road trip to Chemainus in Septemeber to enjoy a spot of British comedy.  “Jeeves Takes a Bow” Bertie Wooster has bitten off more of The Big Apple than he can chew. All attempts to inflict his charming ineptitude on America and break into show biz are foiled by a kooky childhood…

Out &About: Attention Java Lover!

Coyote’s Coffee Roastery & Tea  Did you know that Tim Horton’s is now owned by a Brazilian billionaire?  Or that after oil, coffee is the second largest commodity in global trade?  Or that Asians now drink more coffee than tea? These were some of the facts presented to nine PROBUS members who attended a fascinating…

Janice Perrino: Nanaimo District Hospital Foundation

Janice Perrino:  A Lady with a Mission. “We want to diagnose, treat people, and get them home!”   These were the words of our dynamic April speaker Janice Perrino, CEO of  Nanaimo Hospital Foundation but, in order make it happen, we as individuals need to shoulder some of the cost for state-of-the-art hospital equipment needed to…