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Mystery-History Tour

— Friday, October 19th — As a followup  to his presentation at our September meeting, David Maas has agreed to lead us on a day long Mystery-Historical tour on Vancouver Island. We will be renting a 48- passenger bus and meeting at Nanoose Place parking lot at 8:45 am – returning by 4:00pm. Bring your own…

PROBUS Appetizer Extravaganza

What a great way to close the summer!  We get to enjoy socializing in Pat Scholz’s lovely garden while nibbling a variety of delicious tidbits and sipping a cool drink.  The annual Appetizer Party is one of our PORBUS Club’s most popular events.  Bring an appetizer to share with others (finger food only, please) and…

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…

Excursion to Denman and Hornby Islands

On July 31, 2018, eighteen PROBUS members, led by Linda Burrows, ventured out to explore parts of Hornby Island.  After a scattered start from Buckley Bay (two ferries and five cars later), the “herded cats” met at the Cardboard Bakery on Hornby for retail and culinary opportunities.  From there we went on to visit Big…

PROBUS Annual Picnic July 25th

TACKY TOURIST PICNIC As was the case for most days this Summer, July 25th was a hot one! Bravo to those intent on keeping with the theme and who came dressed up for the occasion. Don’s photos illustrate the creativity of our crowd with the prize for the Tackiest Tourist going to Leslie MacDonald and…