To date, five Winter Fun Games events have been completed – Snooker, Darts, Carpet Bowling, 5-Pin Bowling and Scrabble with lots more to come in December.
The first two events of the 2013-2014 Winter Fun Games have been completed (see pix in the Gallery) and here are your winners:
Zone 3′s annual Volunteer Appreciation luncheon was held on October 23, 2013 at the ForestLawn Legion to thank those who have volunteered in the Calgary 55 plus organization during the last year. The luncheon was well attended by 106 volunteers who enjoyed a delicious lunch and an inspiring talk by Alberta 55 plus president, Vern Hafso, on the importance of volunteers and volunteering. The luncheon was organized by board member, Garry Rosling and hosted by Calgary 55 plus president, Barrie Dargie.
(For more pictures see the Gallery.)
Individuals recognized for continuous membership
The luncheon also celebrated 44 members who have been members for 10 years or more, including four with 25 years of continuous membership.
The honourees include:
25 years: Howard Christensen, Jim Carder, Shirley Johnson and Earl Taylor
20 years: Hazen Koopman and Paul Quan
15 years: Gloria Culp, Larry Spreadbury, Jim Strain, Jim McMaster, Bobby Chan, Don Anderson, Garth Border, Lionel Marra, Stan Hay, Graham Morrison, JoAnne Phillips. Jean Weis, Lloyd Weis, William Whaley
10 years: Florence Wohlers, Bill Unrau, Mary Boser, Ken Bowie, Mike Bird, Donald J. Cooper, Larry Craig, Danny Cronin, Ed Dick, Gail Ennis, Jim Freeborn, John Gilchrist, Ruth Gilchrist, Dean Gillett, Lorraine Goss, Hilary Moxley, David Patterson, Barry (Kenneth) Paulson, Rex Lee, Richard Martin, Marv Schuller, Garry Reichert, Edwin Rempel, James Saito