NWB PROBUS – 15th anniversary!

Well, wasn’t that a party!  With 61 members and 11 guests present, we had a packed house as we celebrated our Club’s 15th Anniversary in grand style at the April meeting.  Looks as though our Snowbirds are home to roost and to welcome Springtime in beautiful Nanoose Bay and environs. Don and Phil provided us…

Out & About: GLASS ART – AN AWESOME EXPERIENCE

GLASS ART – AN AWESOME EXPERIENCE  The heat is breathtaking; the fire simply blinding.  The hair on your arms feels totally singed, but inside the kiln your work is slowly taking shape and the magic of a blown piece of glass art is only moments away from reality. Seven members who attended the first Probus…

AGM 2015

The November meeting will not only be the time to hear about the most complex and fascinating organ in our body – the brain – but also the time to use it to discuss the year ahead for our club. Robert will announce the proposed management team, and Donna Mae will report on the audited…

Time to Renew

It’s Renewal Time!

It’s time to renew your membership for 2016.  Don’t delay or you will miss out on some great speakers, social events and outings! Click here for the membership/renewal form for 2016 and bring BOTH PAGES (please) plus your cheque to the November or December membership meeting.  If you are unable to attend those meetings, please mail them to our…

Classical Stars in Parksville

The Borealis String Quartet, Jane Coop, Couloir, and the Elmer Iseler Singers are all coming to Oceanside over the next nine months and subscriptions are available now. The Oceanside Community Arts Council (OCAC) is now in its second year bringing live performances of the musical masterpieces to our neighbourhood.  Last year’s series of three concerts in Knox United…

Western Canada Rendezvous

CANCELLED: Western Canada Rendezvous

Salmon Arm will be hopping from September 15-17 with hundreds of PROBUSesians converging on the town. The PROBUS clubs of the Shuswap area are hosting a Western Canada Rendezvous with many activities and great food, wine and fellowship.  They say that the “Shuswap area is “God’s Country” and (they) would be delighted to share a…