IMPORTANT NOTICE TO CLUB MEMBERS
MONTHLY CLUB MEMBERSHIP MEETINGS WILL BE VIRTUAL AS OF SEPTEMBER 2020 UNTIL WE CAN MEET AGAIN IN PERSON.
CLUB ACTIVITIES INVOLVING IN-PERSON INTERACTIONS CONTINUE TO BE SUSPENDED UNTIL WITH THE EXCEPTION OF THOSE ALLOWED UNDER PROVINCIAL AND FEDERAL REGULATIONS.
TRAVEL OPPORTUNITIES ARE SUSPENDED INDEFINITELY.
Social Events between meetings can range from sporting events, live theatre, travel, visits to places of interest, to any other activity that the Social Committee wishes to organize. These are usually one time events, one per month generally, but you can participate in as many events as you wish!
Social Activities as of June 2021
Explore Venice from the comfort of your home
We have another online social activity for you to consider for June 22nd from 1:30 to 2:30 pm. The cost is $24 per person This is an interactive tour. you can engage with the host. Attendance will be limited to 20 people. Immediately after the event we'll have our own optional Zoom session for about a half-hour to an hour to enjoy some PROBUS camaraderie and to share our past experiences
Judy Spring will be handling booking and the Airbnb payment, and attendees can pay by etransfer or by cheque if you haven't done etransfer before). If you'd like to participate, please send payment to Judith.firstname.lastname@example.org by June 7th as we have to confirm to Airbnb the number of paid attendees and pay in full at that time.
Once that number is confirmed to Airbnb, we're locked in (i.e. no refunds), but you can have someone else attend in your stead if you can't. Judy will send a confirmation email to all those booked for the June 22nd date. Please note that cheques and e-transfers are payable to "Judy Spring". If you send a cheque, Judy's address is 22 Crescent Moon Lane, Seagrave, ON L0C 1G0
Thursday, September 16 - HOLD THE DATE - barbecue at Wooden Sticks Golf Course
Thursday, December 16 - HOLD THE DATE - holiday luncheon at Wooden Sticks Golf Course
BRIDGE BASE ONLINE - If you have a bridge foursome, and you would like to learn to play bridge online while chatting with one another on a conference call, please contact Judy Spring at Judith.email@example.com or 905 447-4557.
PROBUS CHALLENGE - You are challenged to consider fellow PROBUS members who live alone or may be having trouble throughout this lengthy period of social distancing. This may be coping with day to day living or isolation. They may not wish to reach out for help. Give two a friendly call to brighten their day. If you don’t have their contact information, email Judy at firstname.lastname@example.org and the information will be provided.
Remotely on computer & phone by appointment - Join Tim and Janet Casey for a lesson just for you in order to learn how to use Zoom. Zoom is an easy virtual meeting tool that allows you to meet with groups of people, large and small. You may connect with one friend, or meet a group who
bring their own beverages to the table and chat while seeing each other – a distanced get together. Interested? Please email Janet at email@example.com
Need to convene a Zoom meeting for a PROBUS club event that will exceed 40 minutes?
We now have an account with Zoom that allows us to hold meetings of up to 100 people for up to 24 hours. So if you’re scheduling a Zoom meeting for club members that may go over the 40 minutes allowed for meetings on the free Zoom accounts, please email Tim Casey at firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule the Zoom meeting.
IMPORTANT NOTICE TO MEMBERS
Due to the Covid-19 Virus Pandemic all travel opportunities have been suspended until the Pandemic is resolved.