Friday, December 9, 2016

Our next meeting is on December 12th 2016 Christmas meeting

Our next meeting is on December 12th and will be a dinner meeting at 6:15 pm in the Continental Inn, Edmonton Room, 16625 Stony Plain Road.  The BT Choir (Brail Tone Choir) will be
joining us for supper and then they will be singing some Christmas songs for us. 
 
A Gift Exchange is planned so please bring a gift, make it so it can be used by a male or female.   Keep the price of the gift between $5 & $10. A fun game is planned for this. Also bring items for the School Boxes which we are assembling as described later in this bulletin. 
 
If there is time we will hear reports about Past & upcoming 2017 projects. Please come out and bring a guest, especially a prospective new member.

The Brail Tone College Club

The Brail Tone College Club windup on Saturday, December 3 was a tremendous success. It was at
Kiwanis Place and 65 attended. Opt Geoff was the master of ceremonies for the event. The choirs  were sporting brand new uniforms. There were performances from both choirs, musical selections
from some of the music students, and speeches.  Special thanks to Samantha for the lunch and to
Peggy, Geneva, Lucile and Maria for helping in the Kitchen. Opt Keivin handed out roses to the Choir members and other contributors.

Clearview Mountain Optimist Club

We welcomed a new club into our District on December 3 and four members of our Club attended. 
Thank you to Opt Keivin, Opt Peggy and Opt Brian and Samantha who travelled to Rocky Mountain
House. About 70 attended with representatives from Blackfalds, Red Deer, Penhold, High River and St. Albert. Governor Gord Currie of Moose Jaw also attended. This club is an enthusiastic group of 30 year olds and expect great things in the future.

Monday, November 21, 2016

Wings of Providence

Our next meeting is on November 28th and will be a dinner meeting at the at 6:15 pm in the Szechuan Castle 15415 111 Avenue.  Representatives from Wings of Providence will be on hand to tell us about their Mission in Edmonton. Wings has provided safe & secure apartment living and
counseling to more than 1000 Women and 2500 Children since 1987 in our area.

If there is time we will hear reports about Past & Future projects. Please come out and bring a guest, especially a prospective new member.