Pizzazz and Pizza – Bowling!

Well, were really on a roll on Sunday, October 21!  Our three teams, The Lofties, Spring Rolls, and Beauties and the Beast, showed a lot of style and pizzazz as they fired those balls down the alleys at Sunset Bowling Lanes in Parksville.  The Lofties were hot, coming up with the highest game average.  Top…

PROBUS Goes to the Bailey Studio

OUT & ABOUT TO THE THEATRE Friday, November 2, 2018 8:00 p.m. An outing to The Bailey Studio is always fun.  And this time the play, Murder in Green Meadows, will keep you guessing.  A successful architect and his wife move into their dream home.  They are soon visited by their new neighbours and friendship…

Mystery-History Tour

Mystery History Tour – Friday, October 19, 2018 David Maas, our guide, took us on a magical mystery tour via Forest Bus Tours to interesting points off the beaten track, south of Nanoose Bay.  The theme was the role coal played in our local history. First stop, Lantzville where we viewed the flat still waters…

PROBUS Appetizer Extravaganza

THE APPETIZER EXTRVAGANZA – September 9, 2018 — YUM!  The Appie Party on September 9th, though a very soggy kind of day, was lovely.  Thank you Robert for taking care of the tents which once again proved invaluable.  The food was exceptional and plentiful, with everyone going back for seconds and thirds.  Pat Scholz’ patio area…

PROBUS Goes to the Farm and the Market, and …

— A VISIT TO VAN VALLEY FARM — (and other highlights in the Duncan Area) September 19th Out and About Van Valley Farm was fascinating!  Never knew dairy farms could be so much fun.   Ben and Margie Van Boven were great hosts, providing us with so much information about their enterprise.  We watched the robots…

Mount Washington Day Trip

We basked in the sunshine and perfect weather on our trip to Mt. Washington on August 9. Twelve Probus members enjoyed the chairlift ride to the top of the mountain where we meandered on the trails and took in the beautiful 360- degree views.  We ate our picnic lunches while balancing on cattywampus picnic tables…