December meeting – Camaraderie, Delicious Food and Good Cheer!

Once again our December meeting was a lively party with music, photographs of the year’s events, and lots of yummy food from our fabulous Hospitality Committee.  Thanks to Linda, Leslie and Al, for the wonderful selection of Christmas treats – and the Baileys touch was especially appreciated!  The wearing of Christmas sweaters (from the ugly…

PROBUS White Christmas

“WHITE CHRISTMAS” — Our Annual Christmas Party — — Wednesday, December 5, 2018 — To the jingling strains of Johnny Mathis’ Sleigh Ride, we entered into a transformed Ambleside Room – twinkling white trees, white tablecloths centered with mini lights and sparkling garlands; silver balls and beads, and sprigs of holly. Centered on glittering rhinestone…

Okanagan Wine Tour

— Okanagan Wine Tour! — Wine Tasting!  It’s obvious our club enjoys getting together and trying new varietals ….. well, in September our club’s anticipating that we’ll be heading to the Okanagan on a group tour that’s bound to be informative, entertaining and fun. Lynne Hannay, from Nanaimo, set the stage at the December meeting…

Don’s List – TV movies and series

COZY UP TO THE TV Submitted by Don Dempson Interested in watching some great movies and series?  Well you’re not alone.  So many of us are alternative TV watchers and whether it’s Netflix, Crave or one of the other options — there are so many viewing selections that are available and may just fit your…

Want to Help with Speakers?

So you want to help with getting speakers for our club…. Many people ask me “where do you get the speakers for our meetings?” I am going to let you in on a secret.  I just activate my sense of curiosity, and put the word out that our club is always on the lookout for…

Carol Wells: Some Interesting Facts about Genealogy

When Carol Wells retired, she asked herself “What do I do now?”  It wasn’t long before she became involved in ElderCollege and in researching her family tree.  What propelled this research was something she referred to as “The Box.”    “The Box” as so many of us know is something one is handed down from…