PRISMA on the Couch – A Virtual Out & About, July 2020

Many of us enjoyed the wonderful Probus trip to Powell River this time last year, for PRISMA’s highly popular Sail to the Symphony event.  For a look back at last year’s Out & About report and photos, click here. With Sail to the Symphony cancelled this year, PRISMA (Pacific Region International Summer Music Association) has created…

Bowling Challenge, Sunday, March 29th CANCELLED

Sunday, February 9th was another stellar bowling day at the Sunset Lanes in Parksville. So much so, that there has been a challenge for another match up before golf season begins.  See below for details and to sign up! Top scores from Hart Pfortmueller and Al McDonald were separated by one point, so the gloves…

Dim Sum Lunch Report – Gung Hey Fat Choy!

Lunar New Year Dim Sum The second, hopefully annual, Dim Sum Lunch was held on February 1st at Shanghai City Restaurant. Working ahead of time with Phoebe, the lovely owner, we were able to taste 11 different items with endless pots of tea.  Our 36 members just fit into the private room, where the staff…

A Night out at the Theatre in Nanaimo…

On Friday, February 21, 18 Probus members went for a night out at the Bailey Theatre on Rosstown Road in Nanaimo. The production was “Lend Me a Tenor”, a comedy farce.  What a pleasant show with a belly of laughs. How they do a show with only one set and non-stop slapstick I do not…