Notes from the Prince Rupert Seniors Centre – September 16

Whist Monday: 1st — John and Sister Mary, 2nd — Ron and Marion, 3rd — Ed and Marie.

Whist Monday: 1st — John and Sister Mary, 2nd — Ron and Marion, 3rd — Ed and Marie.

Thursday: 1st (tie) — Alex and Marion and Jane and Marie, 3rd — Bill and Ed. Welcome Bill!

Important: Our Fall Tea amd Bazaar is being held on Saturday, Nov 14. We had to change the date due to a scheduling conflict. Sorry about that.

Our raffle tickets are ready for sale and the two main prizes are a quilt and a blanket, handcrafted and both lovely. We will be putting our towel and grocery hampers out soon for donations. Thank you.

All our programs are back on track this week and we will hold our first singing group meet today. I believe bridge lessons will be starting up Tuesday afternoons as well.

Our next pancake breakfast is Sunday, Oct. 4 from 10 a.m. to noon.

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