NEWS

SCONA NEWS AUGUST 2019

A NOTE TO DRAMA CLUB MEMBERS: YOU’LL NOTICE LOTS OF DAYS IN AUGUST FOR REHEARSAL. WITH SUMMER VACATIONS HAPPENING, PLEASE JUST COME WHENEVER YOU CAN. THANKS LOADS. ANYONE INTERESTED IN THE FUN OF WRITING, ACTING, SINGING, OR JUST USING YOUR CREATIVE JUICES, PLEASE FEEL FREE TO JOIN US!!

A BARBEQUE AT SCONA! THE LAST TIME WE TRIED TO HAVE A BARBEQUE THE SILLY THING WOULDN’T LIGHT!! SO, WE BOUGHT A NEW ON AND INVITE YOU TO HELP US BREAK IT IN ON WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 7TH. COME TO SCONA BEFORE NOON, ENJOY A COLD DRINK ON THE DECK OR AT A PICNIC TABLE ON THE PATIO, THE FLOWERS, A BURGER AND ALL THAT GOES WITH, AS WELL AS THE COMPANY OF GREAT FRIENDS. IF YOU DRIVE, YOU CAN PARK TANDEM STYLE IN OUR BACK YARD. THE CONSTRUCTION AROUND HERE SHOULD BE ALL DONE BY THEN!

GUEST SPEAKER ON HOW TO GENERATE HELPFUL AND INFORMATIVE CONVERSATIONS IN YOUR OWN NEIGHBOURHOOD ABOUT CONSERVATION. THIS IS AN ISSUE THAT IS BECOMING EVER MORE IMPORTANT TO ALL OF US, SO DON’T MISS OUT. WE ARE SURE TO GENERATE SOME ROUSING CONVERSATION AMONGST OURSELVES….’CUZ WE ALWAYS DO! PRESENTATION AT 11 A.M. AT RITCHIE FOLLOWED BY A NICE LUNCHEON! IF YOU ARE ON A COMMUNITY BOARD OR WHAT HAPPENS IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD IS ESPECIALLY IMPORTANT TO YOU, THEN YOU REALLY WANT TO ATTEND!

KENILWORTH TRAVELLING SENIORS CENTER IS CERTAINLY THE HOPPING PLACE TO BE. WONDERFUL PEOPLE, LOTS OF LAUGHTER, GREAT FOOD! BE SURE TO JOIN US ON WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 14TH AT 12 NOON AT KENILWORTH HALL!

THE “FOR NO REASON PARTY”! A HUGE THANK YOU TO THE CROWD WHO MADE ASHLEY’S PARTY SO MUCH FUN!! INFACT, WE LAUGHED SO MUCH THAT WE DECIDED TO HAVE ANOTHER PARTY, FOR NO PARTICULAR REASON!! JOIN US AT RITCHIE HALL ON THURSDAY, AUGUST 15th FOR SOME GOOD, CLEAN FUN!!

FIELDTRIP TO THE FORT SASKATCHEWAN NORTH WEST MOUNTED POLICE FORT, HISTORICAL VILLAGE, GIFT SHOP, AND PICNIC ON WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 21ST. THIS IS AN ABOSULUTELY BEAUTIFUL SETTING AND WE CAN EVEN WATCH OR INTERACT WITH THE SHEEP!! $25 COVERS TRANSPORTATION, ADMISSION, AND A LOVELY PICNIC LUNCH. THE BUS WILL DEPART RITCHIE HALL AT 10 A.M. AND RETURN ABOUT 3:30 OR 4:00 P.M. PLEASE CALL IN PLENTY OF TIME TO BOOK YOUR SEAT AS WE WILL BE INVITING FOLK FROM THE EDMONTON SENIORS CENTER TO JOIN US AND THE BUS WILL FILL UP FAST. TICKETS WILL NEED TO BE PURCHASED IN ADVANCE BY FRIDAY, AUGUST 16TH AND WILL BE REFUNDED ONLY IF SCONA HAS TO CANCEL THE TRIP FOR ANY REASON. SORRY WE HAVE TO ASK FOR PAYMENT IN ADVANCE BUT IF YOU SAY YOU ARE COMING AND THEN CHANGE YOUR MIND WITHOUT LETTING US KNOW, SCONA IS THEN LEFT PAYING YOUR FEE. IF YOU KNOW IN ADVANCE THAT YOU HAVE TO CHANGE YOUR PLANS, PLEASE LET US KNOW SO THAT YOUR SEAT CAN BE GIVEN TO SOMEONE ON THE WAIT LIST. THANKS SO MUCH FOR YOUR COOPERATION!!

CHECK YOUR CALENDAR FOR OTHER ACTIVITIES THAT MIGHT BE OF INTEREST TO YOU, AND CALL THE CENTER IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS. HAVE A WONDERFUL MONTH AND WE HOPE TO SEE YOU OFTEN!!