Travellers Newsletter – Life’s a Beach

By |2019-11-19T10:21:41-08:00November 19th, 2019|Newsletter, Travellers Newsletter|

JUST A REMINDER... There is no December issue of the Craig Bay Travellers newsletter. However, there’s no time like the present to start composing a few lines for the January 2020 issue … Life’s a Beach. Do you love beach vacations? Have you found some superb locations that you could share with your Craig Bay community? Perhaps you are already receiving this e-mail from your warmer, more southerly homes, such as Mexico or [...]

Marathon Bridge Update

By |2019-11-15T10:11:26-08:00November 15th, 2019|Club Updates, Newsletter|

-- MARATHON BRIDGE UPDATE -- The Marathon Bridge Group has just finished a rousing season of bridge playing with their wrap-up event taking place on Sunday, November 10th. This year's top prize went to Peter Jarman and Rob Hawes, second prize to Mel and Carolynne Spotswood, third prize to Richard and Barb Thompson and highest score in a single session to Denise Montgomery and Maggie Webb. For those of you not familiar with [...]

Craig Bay Quilters

By |2019-11-15T10:20:13-08:00November 15th, 2019|Club Updates, Newsletter|

CRAIG BAY QUILTERS We had our inaugural meeting on Thursday and decided to move to the second Fridays of each month.  It will start December 13th in the Lounge.  And we have all day!  Join us 8:30am -4pm.  Bring a lunch and make it an at home retreat day.  You can bring your sewing machine and there will be an ironing board set up.  More info contact Elaine Eddy 250-927-3512 [...]

Exciting NEW Fitness Class Coming to Craig Bay

By |2019-11-14T11:46:23-08:00November 8th, 2019|Fitness, Newsletter|

ESSENTRICS is taught by Judie Coulter, who is a BCRPA Certified Fitness Instructor. Judie is an experienced fitness instructor, who is sensitive to the needs and challenges that individuals face when participating in an exercise program. Whether you are unsure of where to start, or you are ready to go to the next level, Judie will be sure to make your workout is appropriate for you.  NEW TO THE WEST COAST — ESSENTRICS [...]

Fall Food Drive Update – Choices

By |2019-11-08T08:46:59-08:00November 8th, 2019|Fall Food Drive, Newsletter|

  CHOICES I am so very glad that Ross and I chose to purchase a home here in beautiful Craig Bay. We enjoy the nature that surrounds us, the friendship we share with our neighbours and the many events that bring us together.  The kind of life we lead is all about the choices we have made along the way. Choices about one’s education, job, partners, moving/not moving, travelling/not travelling to the simple choices [...]

SIng We Now of Christmas – Tickets Now Available

By |2019-11-07T08:26:31-08:00November 7th, 2019|Choristers, Newsletter|

“Sing We Now of Christmas” You are invited to the Craig Bay Choristers’ concert on Friday, December 6th  at 7pm at Knox United Church Directed by Lonnie Moddle with Ron Klusmeier as accompanist. Our guests: “A Cappella Plus" Pick up your tickets in the CB Beach Club upper foyer on Wednesdays and Fridays 10am - noon  starting Wednesday, November 13th. $15 Adults (children under 12 free). Cash or cheque accepted. Tickets can also be [...]

November Bottle Drive Report

By |2019-11-04T09:58:22-08:00November 4th, 2019|Bottle Drive, Newsletter|

Many thanks to the 18 volunteers and participants in completing another successful drive Friday, November 1st. Refunds increased from 5 cents to 10 cents November 1st on many beverage containers, increasing our revenue from this source.  A total of $580 was collected for the Social Committee. 

Craig Bay Choristers Christmas Concert

By |2019-11-04T09:47:00-08:00November 4th, 2019|Choristers, Newsletter|

"Sing We Now of Christmas” ….is the title of this year’s Christmas Concert by The Craig Bay Choristers presented on Friday, December 6, 2019 at 7:00pm at Knox United Church, 345 Pym St., Parksville. Directed by Lonnie Moddle, with accompaniment by Ron Klusmeier on piano as well as David Moddle and Craig Bay musicians, you are invited to join us for a choral program celebrating the season featuring such favorites as “Ave Maria”, [...]

Antarctica Travel Presentation

By |2019-10-29T09:17:22-08:00October 29th, 2019|Newsletter, Travel Presentation, Travellers Newsletter|

A WILDLIFE EXTRAVAGANZA ON SOUTH GEORGIA ISLAND Once again, Wally and Alison Chinn will be offering one of their travelogue photo presentations to Craig Bay residents, this time featuring a tiny island in the southern ocean, South Georgia Island.  Here, the Antarctic spring is the setting for an intensive wildlife extravaganza.  King penguins, fur seals and southern elephant seals gather in the hundreds of thousands for their annual birthing and mating assemblies. [...]