It has been a tradition of our Club that there be at least one funny story told at each meeting. At our March meeting someone suggested that we record the jokes in our Blog so just as we have a running blog of our top wines we will have this as our joke blog! If you tell a joke at a meeting or have one that you'd like to share then please email firstname.lastname@example.org and I will add it here! Naturally our aim is to amuse not offend!
The March meeting of the Escarpment Probus Club had something for all, and yes I do mean the magnificent chocolate cake decorated with our logo! The cake was to help us celebrate Probus month!
We were entertained and informed by two speaker sessions. The first by our own Lorrette Shermet who combined a mini bio with a travelogue and took us to the Tanzania of her childhood as well as today’s Tanzania! It was a story that travelled from Poland, Russia and Siberia to Tanzania and on to Canada with most of the journey captured in priceless photographs!
Our Escarpment Garden Club went on a tour Thurs. March 19th to see Canada Blooms at the Direct Energy Centre, CNE grounds. It was a lovely sunny day and so nice to get out together and celebrate the arrival of Spring.
15 of us took a limo bus that made our day. Being dropped off at the door and picked up sure beat parking and taking The Go train and then a long walk.
It was a busy day at Canada Blooms and the National Home Show (2 shows in one). Many of us went to seminars on “Getting Rid of Your Lawn” and “Shade Planting”. Each was an hour long and very informative. I have since purchased a goo...