2020/19 HAPPENINGS
CHANGE-OVER LUNCH
SOLDIERS POINT BOWLING CLUB
THURSDAY 13th MARCH 2020

90+ members and guests gathered at Soldiers Point Bowling Club to mark the end of the Probus year and for the 2020/21 Committee and MIG Leaders to be introduced.

This was a special occasion as, at the General Meeting earlier in the day, one of the Club's most ardent and hard-working members, Ann Gibson, had been honoured with the awarding of Life Membership.

A great buffet lunch was provided by the Soldiers Point Bowling Club staff  to round out a very good day for the Club.

Ann Gibson receives her Life Membership Certificate
The Club's four
Life Members
The 2021 Committee and MIG Leaders
The 2020/21 Committee
CHRISTMAS LUNCH
SOLDIERS POINT BOWLING CLUB
WEDNESDAY 11th DECEMBER 2019

127 members and guests gathered at Soldiers Point Bowling Club to celebrate the festive season. Great Christmas fare with ham, turkey nd roast beef was accompanied by seasonal vegetables and a delicious selection of desserts. Dancing to '2 Left Feet' made for a grand occasion.

As is the tradition, the highlight of the day was the Christmas Ham Raffle with 25 hams on offer - 25 members went away well prepared for Christmas Day.

A full dining room with
127 members and guests
President David delivers his Christmas message
Some of the ham raffle winners collect their voucher from Ham Master David Heath
SEPTEMBER MONTHLY MEETING
STEPHEN CASSETTARI, WRITER & CHINESE ARTIST
THURSDAY 12th SEPTEMBER 2019

Stephen has been an exponent of the art of Chinese painting since 1979 and is a full-time artist and teacher of Chinese brush painting. He entertained the meeting with an account of his art and life whilst demonstrating by producing a number of water colour paintings.

In 45 minutes he produced these paintings.

Come along and meet us!
Probus Club of Port Stephens meets at 9:30am on the second Thursday of every month at the Nelson Bay Bowling and Recreation Club, Stockton Street, Nelson Bay 2315.
.... or for more information ....
All general enquiries to Secretary, Arthur: email secretary.probusps@gmail.com
Membership enquiries to Membership Director, Marilynn 0417 485 614 / email: mjbprobus@outlook.com
President, David: 0476 158 555 / email: David_Wilson@internode.on.net
Retire from work, not from life
Ham 3