In This Issue
President's Message
September Meeting
Fun Golf 2015
Appetizer Night
Last Meeting Speaker Report
Out & About
Ladies Lunch
Men's Pub Lunch
Upcoming Our Club
UPCOMING - In our Area
Quick Links
Don Dempson


Loretta/Heinz Dahn




Phil Howell
Grant Foster
Norm Kilarski
Issue: #8
September  2015
President's Message

Hello Everyone: 


Robert is looking "mighty fine" this month in his western duds.  He is reminding us that this month's meeting is our annual Pancake Breakfast and the theme is Western!

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September 4 Meeting- Pancakes and Jokefest!


Forget about eating breakfast before arriving for this September's PROBUS meeting.  Yes, that's right. It's time for the annual pancake breakfast, created by our own master chefs. Western music will accompany our  feast,  and witty members of own club  will provide the entertainment with a competitive jokefest   Come prepared with a joke or two... Read More   

 Fun Golf Day - 2015                                 

What a great day!  Congratulations to Tom and Laurie Chow for a well organized and thoroughly enjoyable day of social golf at Brigadoon Golf Course on August 7th. Great golf, great food and wonderful prizes for everyone! ...Read more



 August Social Event- Summer Fun!                       

August 19th was a beautiful summer evening for the Appetizer Extravaganza, hosted by our gracious hostess, Joan Howard, at her lovely waterfront home. To read more and see a slide show of the even,created by Phil Howell ...Click Here .   





Last Meeting Report- GMOs-Debunking the Myths
Have you been confused by the multitude of websites on the internet warning of the dangers of genetically modified foods? Our August speaker, Dr.Alan McHughen,provided an extremely informative presentation on GMOs, their technology and safety ....Read More    


  Out & About- Fun Golf at Memorial in Qualicum

The weather was threatening rain on Friday August 28, but PROBUS golf enthusiasts joined Robert on the course in Qualicum for a fun round of 9 holes and of course, a delicious dinner at the club afterwards ....Read More 


Ladies' Lunch                                                       



This month's Ladies' lunch is at Cuckoo's Trattoria  in Coombs Thursday September 10, 2015 @ 1PM.

 To  get directions, preview  the menu and to sign up for this month's lunch ....Click Here and fill out the form or sign up at the September 4th meeting.



Men's Pub Lunch                                           


                    There is no Men's Pub Lunch this month


Gentlemen: Please note that a new coordinator is needed to get the Men's Pub Lunch up and running this fall.  


Men's Pub Lunch meets the Tuesday after the General Meeting at the Nanoose Community Centre at 11:30am to carpool to a different pub each month.         

UPCOMING  - Our Club  

Fri September 4

General Meeting

Pancake Breakfast and Jokefest

(9:15 am start)

Wed Sept 9


Thurs Sept 10

Management Meeting


Ladies Lunch-Cuckoo's Trattoria 

Wed Sept 16

2nd Chapter


Thurs Sept 17

Book Club

Wine Club



UPCOMING - In the Area

Check out our calendar on the website to find activities that are going on around our beautiful area as well as our own PROBUS events.


Oceanside Classical Concert 2015/16 Series

                       @ Mcmillan Arts Centre 

  • The Borealis String Quartet- September 26
  • Pianist Jane Coop O.C.- October 28
  • Couloir-February 9,2016
  • The Elmer Iseler Singers- April 23,2016

Tickets only available by subscription. They can be purchased at the McMillan Arts Centre, Knox United Church, Beach Club Resort or online. For more information...Click Here 


Fridays: Parksville Museum Farmers' Market 5-8pm

              Craig Heritage Park


Friday Sept 11- Folk Night at the Mac- Tim Eccles


Saturday Sept 19- Open House CFMETR


Click on each event in the calendar for more information.