January 2016      Reports from Members & guests who attended the musical “Matilda” were very favourable.
1.      Wednesday 10th February 2016  -  “Sound of Music”  -  Capitol Theatre 1pm
  1. Wednesday 27th April  - “Georgie Girl” -  State Theatre 1pm -  Cost $61pp        
  1. Wednesday 5th October  -  “My Fair Lady”  -  Opera House 1pm  -  Cost $81pp
           PAYMENT DUE APRIL                                                                                                       
February 2016  Wednesday 27th April  - “Georgie Girl” -  State Theatre 1pm -  Cost $61pp 
2.         Wednesday 11th May  -  “Ghost”  -  Theatre Royal  1pm  -  Cost $65
       (BOOKINGS CLOSE ON 19TH FEBRUARY)    PAYMENT BY DIRECT DEPOSIT           
    1. Wednesday 5th October  -  “My Fair Lady”  -  Opera House 1pm  -  Cost $81pp   PAYMENT DUE APRIL
March 2016  Theatre tickets for Ghost & Georgie Girl were distributed.
  1. Wednesday 27th April – “Georgie Girl” – State Theatre 1pm – Cost $61pp
  2. Wednesday 11th May – “Ghost” – Theatre Royal 1pm – Cost $65pp
  3. Saturday 30th July - “Rolling Thunder Vietnam -  State Theatre 2pm -  Cost $81pp
  4. Wednesday 24th August – “Faulty Towers” – Ros Packer Theatre 1pm
  5. Wednesday 5th October  -  “My Fair Lady  -  Opera House 1pm  -  Cost $81pp
PAYMENT DUE APRIL
April 2016  
  1. Wednesday 27th April – “Georgie Girl” – State Theatre 1pm – Cost $61pp
  2. Wednesday 11th May – “Ghost” – Theatre Royal 1pm – Cost $65pp
3.      Wednesday 24th August – “Faulty Towers” – Rosslyn Packer Theatre 1pm - Cost $66pp
Payment  May meeting
  1. Wednesday 5th October  -  “My Fair Lady  -  Opera House 1pm  -  Cost $81pp
  2. There are still eight tickets not paid for ($81pp). These must be paid by direct payment into   Probus Bank A/c by 30th April

APRIL UPDATE: 

Thursday 7th July - “Cinderella” - State Theatre - 11am - Cost $66pp.  I have tickets on the list and require a minimum of ten by 30th April. If you require tickets please phone me and direct deposit money into Probus bank A/C.
“We will Rock You”  - Lyric Theatre  -  date to be advised $68pp
Wednesday 19th October - “Dream Lover”  -  Lyric Theatre - 1pm - Cost $68pp
Only three tickets left, pay July meeting.

Monday 9th May - Annual BBQ Picnic - Woronora Dam at 10am - Cost $5pp
Steak, sausage, onion, bread roll, tea and coffee will be supplied with raffle prizes. 
  Please bring cup plate cutlery and salad (if required)
   Cost is $5pp payable at April meetings.

May 2016  
  1. Thursday 7th July - “Cinderella” - State Theatre - 11am                                    
2.      Wednesday 5th October  -  “My Fair Lady”  -  Opera House 1pm  -  Cost $81pp

  1. Wednesday 19th October - “Dream Lover”  -  Lyric Theatre - 1pm - Cost $68pp
PAYMENT DUE JUNE

SPECIAL EVENTS                
BBQ Picnic
We had a great day on Monday 9th May although the weather did dictate when our lunch should be prepared and when the forced group discussions should take place under the shelter. I hope the winners shared their prizes. Special thanks to the cooks Joe Gough, Bruce Hammond and Jeff Ireson.
Thurs 14th July - The Fiddler Hotel/Restaurant,  corner Commercial and Windsor Road Rouse Hill.                            Total cost is $65pp which includes coach travel, complimentary drink on arrival, two course lunch and entertainment. The entertainer will be “Glen Campbell”,  “Wichita Lineman” “Rhinestone Cowboy” etc.
I have obtained extra seats and transport, so we now have positions for 72 people.
The coach will depart from Engadine swimming pool at 10am and will return about 4pm.
$65pp due June meetings
June 2016

 Thurs 14th July - The Fiddler Hotel/Restaurant,  corner Commercial and Windsor Road Rouse Hill.                            Total cost is $65pp which includes coach travel, complimentary drink on arrival, two course lunch and entertainment. The entertainment will be “Glen Campbell”.
Number of members attending has been increased to 72 so check your name on the list to ensure that you are going and to pay the cost to-day as numbers and payment has to be made soon.
The coach will depart from Engadine swimming pool at 10am and will return about 4pm.

                                                    THEATRE 

  •                 Thursday 7th July - “Cinderella” - State Theatre - 11am             
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      2.     Wednesday 5th October  -  “My Fair Lady”  -  Opera House 1pm  -  Cost $81pp       Wednesday 19th October - “Dream Lover”  -  Lyric Theatre - 1pm - Cost $68pp

            Payment due now by cash/cheque or bank transfer

 

July 2016  1.      Wednesday 5th October  -  “My Fair Lady”  -  Opera House 1pm  -  Cost $81pp          
Tickets will be distributed at the August meeting
  1. Wednesday 19th October - “Dream Lover”  -  Lyric Theatre - 1pm - Cost $68pp
  2. Tickets will be distributed at the August meeting
3.      Friday 25th November  -  “School Spectacular”  -  Qudos Bank Arena  (Sydney Olympic Park) -  11am
Cost:  Adults $45  -  Students $22
Deposit of $10 due August - Full payment due September
August 2016

 SPECIAL EVENTS                       

The Christmas in July lunch had good food and good entertainment with “Glen Campbell and John Denver”. It was rewarding to experience the fun and fellowship of the people in attendance.
I still have not received the results of the forensic analysis of what Judy Membrey and the “hillbillies” (Gordon and John) added to their drinks;  results should be interesting.   

 

1.      Wednesday 5th October  -  “My Fair Lady”  -  Opera House 1pm  -  Cost $81pp          

Most of the tickets were distributed, the remainder will be available at September meeting.
Wednesday 19th October - “Dream Lover”  -  Lyric Theatre - 1pm - Cost $68pp

Tickets were distributed at the August meeting

3.      Friday 25th November  -  “School Spectacular”  -  Qudos Bank Arena  (Sydney Olympic Park) -  11am

Cost:  Adults $45  -  Students $22

 
 
There are still 2 tickets available for “School Spectacular”

 

Deposit of $10 due August - Full payment due September

 

September 2016

       
  Monday 12th December  -  Engadine Bowling Club - Noon for 12.30pm start until 4pm.
The cost of the luncheon is $40 per person payable at the October or November meetings.
Beer, wine and soft drinks will be provided and a dry till will be in operation. Spirits and like drinks will have to be paid for by the purchaser.

            MENU:   two courses with alternative serves - further details TBA.
                          All served with a bread roll and butter
                          Tea and coffee station included
                          Any dietary needs please let me know
If you wish to sit with particular people then arrange tables of no more than 10 people and I will try and keep you together.
Please bring your donations of non-perishable items to the October or November meetings and leave them to the side of the morning tea tables where I will collect them. The more donations for the free raffle the more chances of winning a basket.

October 2016  1. Wednesday 19th October - “Dream Lover”  -  Lyric Theatre - 1pm  2. Friday 25th November  -  “School Spectacular”  -  Qudos Bank Arena  (Sydney Olympic Park) -  11am  Tickets have been ordered and will be available at the November Meeting 3. Wednesday 4th January 2017 - “Aladdin”  -  Capitol Theatre - 1pm  -  Cost $70pp                                                  Bookings are still open for “Aladdin” - Payment due NOW
November 2016  1.      Friday 25th November  -  “School Spectacular”  -  Qudos Bank Arena  (Sydney Olympic Park) -  11am  Tickets  were available at the November meeting
2.     Wednesday 4th January 2017 - “Aladdin”  -  Capitol Theatre - 1pm  -  Cost $70pp 
Tickets  were available at the November meeting
There are two new shows available for next year
3.      Wednesday 24th May  -  “Bodyguard”  -  Lyric Theatre - 1pm  -  Cost $71pp
4.      Wednesday 30th August  -  “My Fair Lady”  -  Capital Theatre   -  1pm  -  Cost $71pp
“My Fair Lady” is returning for all those who missed out this year.
December 2016  I have received favourable comments from our members who attended the School Spectacular.
1.     Wednesday  4th January   -  “Aladdin”  -  Capitol Theatre - 1pm  -  Cost $70pp
2.    Wednesday  26th April   -  “Kinky Boots”  -  Capital Theatre - 1pm - Cost $55pp
Payment due January
3.      Wednesday  24th May  -  “Bodyguard”  -  Lyric Theatre - 1pm  -  Cost $71pp
Payment due February - minus deposit
4.      Wednesday 30th August  -  “My Fair Lady”  -  Capital Theatre   -  1pm  -  Cost $71pp
Payment due May - minus deposit
Best Wishes for Christmas and 2017