A good time was had by all at the Christmas Dinner on Thursday evening. We gathered at Capers Restaurant for wine, feasting, song, and a silent auction. As well, a good number of children’s books were donated to the Belleville firefighters’ annual toy drive.
Members of the Arts interest group recently visited Toronto where they attended the ballet, Anna Karenina, and dined at Osgoode Hall.
Tickets for the January Luncheon are now available online.
🎄IT’S NOT TOO LATE! You can still purchase a ticket for the December 6 Christmas Dinner at Capers. RSVP deadline is Friday, November 23. Contact Julie Brown or Debra O’Shaughnessy to reserve a ticket to pick up at the door. Make sure to let us know “stuffed turkey” or “Arctic char”, any food allergies, vegan or vegetarian. Pay by cash or cheque when you arrive. You can also purchase tickets on-line until November 23.
See you there⛄️
In spite of last night’s weather there was a good turnout to hear the guest speaker, Lynda Rollins. Lynda spoke to us about her work with children and their families in the area of Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic.
Members of the Read the World at Lunch interest group met recently at the home of Ardith Bennett. They discussed The Alice Network by Kate Quinn and enjoyed a hearty bowl of soup.