What s Happening at the Scene? Message from Your Program Coordinator

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1 February 2017 Volume 2, Issue 2 What s Happening at the Scene? Message from Your Program Coordinator Finally, a break in the weather! Let s hope it stays nice until the spring. Speaking of Spring I am so looking forward to Spring & Summer. In fact, I have already begun researching, planning and organizing many new and favorite programs. We are sure to be busy this year!! To date, I have confirmed Casino Bus Tours, Celebrations Dinner Theatre - Greased 2, Rainbow Stage - Mama Mia, Folklorama VIP Tours, instructor lead exercise programs and a few presentations of various interests. Be sure to watch for sign up sheets to be posted on the bulletin board and/or advertised in the newsletters. Office hours are: Tuesday 8:00am 4:00pm Wednesday 8:00am 4:00pm Thursday 8:00am 4:00pm Phone: Talk to you soon, Tammi

2 Announcements Tuesday, February 7th Saturday, February 11th Tuesday, February 14th Tuesday, February 21st Tuesday, February 21st Wednesday, March 1st - 10% Tuesday - A Night at the Oscars Dinner/Dance - Valentine s Day - General Meeting at 1:00pm - Tea Time with Tammi - Casino Tour (Club Regent & McPhillips Street Station) Social Committee Are you looking to be part of a fun, exciting dynamic group? I am currently looking for a few more volunteers to assist the new Social Committee. A full year commitment is not required. We are simply looking for a few extra pairs of hands. If you are interested in any one of the areas listed below, please contact Tammi in the office. Shopping Decorating Set up/clean up M/C or Host duties 50/50 Ticket Sellers Photographer Cooks/Chef Dishwasher (this is a paid position) Cooking Club What is Cooking Club? A group of friends who meet twice a month to share recipes and cook a variety of delicious meals. Each member takes a turn instructing the group on how to prepare their favorite dishes. What a great way to connect with friends while learning some new tricks in the kitchen!! There are a few spaces available for more people to join in! Please call Tammi in the office for more information.

3 You are invited to Tea Time with Tammi Let s Talk! Join me for an afternoon cup of tea (or coffee) To talk about the types of programs & activities you would like to have available at the Senior Scene. Let s Brainstorm our ideas to see what we can come up with. Is there something in particular you would like to do? A speaker or presenter you would like to hear? A special event or concert you would like to go to? RSVP your attendance to Tammi at (204) or When: Wednesday February 1:00pm Where: East Beaches Senior Scene - Main Hall

4 February 11th, 2017 A Night at the Oscars - Dinner/Dance

5 Double Down 2 for 1 Day Trip Join us on our next exciting adventure Wednesday, March 1 st 2017 First stop Club Regent Casino Second Stop McPhillips Street Station Costs: $15.00 per person for Members $20.00 per person for Non-Members Price includes: Transportation to & from both casinos, free buffet lunch & $10.00 free play for new club card members. Plus games and prizes on the bus!! For more information, or to sign up please see sign up sheet on the bulletin board or contact Tammi at the office. * Deadline date to register by: Wednesday, February 22nd Club Regent Concert Series: First up in our concert series: Tanya Tucker When: Wednesday, March 15th Doors 7:00 pm Concert 8:00pm Tickets: $55.00 per person for Senior Scene Members $60.00 per person for Non-Members Only 22 tickets available!! Rows 15, 16 & 17 Price includes: transportation from Senior Scene to Club Regent Casino & return, admission to the concert & a $10.00 Casino Free Play voucher. A limited number of tickets are available, so please be sure to register a.s.a.p. To ensure your seat/ticket reservation, please make a deposit or full payment when making your reservations. There will also be additional seats available on the bus for those people who may want to go to the Club Regent Casino, but do not wish to attend the concert. Please contact Tammi in the office to book your reservations &/or make arrangements. * Deadline date to register by: Wednesday, March 8th 2017 Click on the link below to view/hear Tanya Tucker videos:

6 * Note: You can pre-register for any of these concert events, simply contact Tammi in the office & make a payment to reserve your seat.

7 In Partnership with the East Beaches Senior Scene 10% Tuesday Seniors Discount is now available at the following locations 10% Tuesdays - Tuesday, February 7th 2017 Adventurers Tree Srvc Birchwood Motor Hotel Carol s on Leon Caps International Inc. for maintenance, service & repairs - Selkirk Christina s Hair Loft Deals for Dollars in Pine Falls, MB Grand Pines Golf Course Hillside Beach Store & Eatery Idle Thyme Restaurant Jonker Plumbing Srvc Many partners will continue to be open during the winter season, so be sure to continue your support by purchasing their products &/or services. Juan More Thing - Grand Marais Lakehouse Treasures Saffies General Store Station House - Grand Marais Traverse Bay Corner Store Tiffanie s Hair Salon VB General Store Whistle Pig Diner - Scanterbury Yronmanz

8 Bibliotheque Allard Library - Victoria Beach Branch Hours: Wednesday Friday Saturday 10:00am 2:00pm 10:00am 2:00pm 10:00am - 1:00pm #3 Ateah Rd lower level, Senior Scene Phone: (204) Librarians: Vicki & Randy Christmas and New Year's have come and gone and the traditional Manitoba cold winter has arrived and doesn't look like it'll be leaving anytime soon. It's always a good choice to sit in front of a fire with one of the new DVDs that are on the shelves as well as a good book by your favourite author. New books are arriving all the time. Listed below are just a few of our most recent titles. Night School by Lee Child - No. 21 in the Jack Reacher series Chaos by Patricia Cornwell - No. 24 in the Kay Scarpetta series Rather be the Devil by Ian Rankin - No. 21 in the John Rebus series Turbo Twenty-Three by Janet Evanovich - No. 23 in the Stephanie Plum series This was a Man by Jeffrey Archer - No. 7 in the Clifton Chronicles series Our hours remain the same throughout the winter Wednesday and Friday from 10 am to 2 pm and Saturday from 10 am to 1 pm Vicki and Randy

9 Calendar of Events

10 East Beaches Senior Scene Active Living for Adults 55+ # 3 Ateah Rd, PO Box 115 Victoria Beach, MB R0E 2A0 Phone: (204) Website: Facebook: