Out & About: Winery Tour

Northwest Bay PROBUS Winery Tour  Marilyn Venturi, of Venturi Schulze Vineyards, was a spirited and engaging hostess during our winery and Traditional Balsamic Vinegar production facility tour and tasting in the warm Cowichan Valley on August 18. She regaled us with the history of the winery, and of the issues facing local organic farmers in…

Northwest Bay Probus Summer Picnic – 2016

More than fifty happy members and guests attended our annual Summer Picnic, which for the third year was held in Diane and Hans deVisser’s lovely back garden.  After some anxious sky-watching, we were rewarded with a sunny, warm afternoon so we could all relax, sip our wine, socialize, and challenge ourselves with outdoor games.  Diets…

Images of Christmas 2013

A successful and festive party was enjoyed by all on Friday!  Everyone was decked out in their finery, and with smiles on faces began the evening.  As we mingled, tasty appetizers were being passed around, people laughed and chatted with new and old friends! At our tables we settled in for a Christmas Trivia contest…