Marnie Swanson – Our New President

President’s Message – January 2018 I’m really pleased to be taking on the NW Bay PROBUS Presidency for the next two years and once again want to thank our past president, Don Dempson, for his inspired leadership over the past two years.  For my first President’s message, I thought I’d tell you a bit about…

Teri DuTemple: Warden of the Nanaimo Correctional Centre

As those who heard Warden Teri DuTemple at the June meeting discovered,  Nanaimo Correctional Center’s programs are not what one generally perceives prison life to be.  Typically inmates may be on remand awaiting trial or serving a sentence of two years less a day. Corrections staff provide safe and secure custody but also deliver programs…

Out & About: John Hart Dam Community Tour

– JOHN HART GENERATING STATION AND DAM COMMUNITY TOUR – | Campbell River | Sunday, July 9 | 10:00 am – 3:00 pm | The third annual John Hart Generating Station Replacement Project community event is a unique annual opportunity to see the construction site and watch the project evolve.  Construction activity will shut down…

Out & About: Theatre Night

  Need a night out at the Theatre? Join your fellow PROBUS members at the Bailey Studio Theatre in Nanaimo for a production of: “Lost in Yonkers” by Neil Simon.   After the death of their mother, two teenaged boys are sent to live with their formidable grandmother in Yonkers, New York. What happens next…