Up The Creek


Up The Creek
Up The Creek
The Newsletter of the Black Creek Leisure Home Community
Editor: Wm. Hallam
Friday February 06, 2015
Volume 25
Number 06
Invitation from the Black Creek Sales Office
Unit #
George Hansman
Grace Urquhart
Lynn Shepalo
Violet Palmer
Unit #
Darlene & Lew
Appointments to Boards and Committees
Senior Citizen's Advisory Committee-Four (4)
Vacancies Two (2) or more are requested from our
Black Creek Community. IF INTERESTED IN
SERVING on this committee contact Dorie Emerson
(382-6149 or Carol Nicoloff (382 6656). They will
fill these vacancies temporarily to give others time to
obtain and receive the Board/Committee description
and the time required to carry out the duties.
Open House
Vi Palmers 85th birthday open house,
Sunday Feb 15th 1-3 pm
@ Seasons First Avenue Retirement Home
163 First Ave.
Welland . Everyone welcome.
Please join us on Monday, February 9th from 11:3012:30 at the hall for an information session about our
upcoming tours of the re-sale homes.
We would like to invite any one that is interested in
hearing about our tours this year that will be starting in
the Spring. We encourage those that have homes listed
with us already, or anyone that is thinking of listing
their homes in the future to be sure to join us for an
insight into the tours and about upcoming informative
These sessions are open to anyone living in our
community that is interested in learning some tips on
how to sell your home, and how we plan to do our best
to help you - so please come and enjoy a coffee and
doughnut with us as we discuss......
Valentines Dance February 14th
Dance to the songs of Rob Delgaty singing Elvis, Neil
Diamond and others. BYOB and snacks.
Tickets on sale February 2, 4, 6, 9, 11, and 13 at the hall
8:45 to 10 am.
Tickets are $10.00, and the dance is from 8 pm to 12 am.
Hope to see you there, everyone welcome. New residents
come out, sign onto a table and meet new friends and
Bob & Doreen 6333
Up the Creek - February 06
Mind & Memory Power
(Free Wellness Information Workshop)
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Travel Slide Presentation
Willoughby Manor hosts FREE Wellness Information
Workshops on a variety of health related topics. On
February 20 at 9:00 am in the Robin Rm (Recreation
Centre BC), Eleanor Stasiw will be presenting on Mind
& Memory Power. The goals of the workshop are:
a) the secrets to better memory
b) how to improve your brain health through diet and
c) strategies for exercising your brain with “Mind
There will be a poster with sign-up sheet placed in the
rec. centre for you to sign up if you are planning to
attend. This sign-up helps us to plan for the event such
as room set-up and handouts etc. Everyone is welcome
to attend and it is free!
Donna Dunn (6524)
Men’s Club Meeting
There will be a meeting of the Men’s Club on
Saturday, February 7th at 9 am in the Robin Room.
Super Bowl Party
The Super Bowl Party was well attended and it
appeared that all had a good time. The hotdogs were
tasty and all the shared food was excellent. Thanks to
all those who turned out. A special thanks to the ladies
who helped in the kitchen: Bonnie Backshall, Linda
Holmes, Arlene Rivers and Sharron Rode. Also thanks
to those who helped with the clean up and return of the
hall to normal. The game was an exciting one and the
big screen made half time awesome. Congratulations
to the pool winners and Don Urquhart who one the
50/50 draw.
This Saturday FEBRUARY 7 at 2:00 PM a TRAVEL
SLIDE PRESENTATION is being offered by Maxima
Tours, in the BLUE HERON ROOM for our residents. The
sign-up sheet is on the bulletin board in the hall or you may
call Wayne or Shirley Moote at 382-6475 to sign up or for
further information. Hope to see you there.
Wayne and Shirley
Three Mile Walk
Due to the Men’s Club Meeting on Saturday, February
7th, the Three Mile Walk will begin at 10:00 am
instead of 9:30. I thank you for your cooperation and
patience on this matter.
Dave Backshall
Weekly Drawing Group
Be a part of a weekly drawing group every Tuesday
from 9:30 to 11 am in the Robin room starting
February 10th.
Drawing tools such as pencils, regular and coloured,
pens, charcoal, pastel and water colour supplied.
Initially also some paper.
Some instruction will be offered. Let’s put something
on paper, everyone can draw!
Roy Rivers
Avon to my Customers
My plans have changed and I’m not going away until
February 21st to March 12th. I will be putting out C6
books this week and you can order from it before I go,
or call Linda 384-9940, email little, [email protected].
Your business is greatly appreciated.