On behalf of myself and the entire management team, I want to welcome you to our club's website. Here you will find all you need to know about the club, its meetings, activities, trips and social events. These are all summarized below and more details can be found on the appropriate page.
I want to stress that this website is just a tool and does not replace good old-fashioned, human dialogue. Feel free to call myself or any member of the management team if you have any concerns, questions or suggestions . You can find our contact information on the Management Team page.
I look forward to seeing all of you at one of our many meetings and events.
Jim McMinn, President
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, no meetings are scheduled at this time and we will reschedule them as soon as the situation becomes clearer.
Remember to check pickering.ca/covid19 for regular updates
Stay safe everyone!!
As of June 18, The City of Pickering is staying closed until further notice. The City is determining what stage 2 requires In terms of reopening and we have been told that no opening date has yet been decided.
Pickering Museum Village is running drive-thru tours every Friday this summer. The tour is about Pickering’s boom in the 1850s and takes about 30 minutes to complete. The tour is $20 per vehicle and offered throughout the day each Friday. Here is a video that shows a bit about the experience: https://www.facebook.com/pickeringmuse/videos/309683556868141/Please complete this 3 minute confidential survey regarding what information you would like to have about cannabis and how you would like to receive that information.
Going forward, Peter Lewarne will be organizing Golf events for our members and the first game was June 18. Check out the photos on the Members page. We would like to sincerely thank Jim Hare for all that he has done for our Golfing members in the past.
A Reminder that the City of Pickering is offering a series of on-line talks called "Seniors Centre Without Walls Spotlight Series". Call 905.420.4660 ext. 2078 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for the schedule or to register for a talk.
The Town of Pickering has set up Adults 55+ Facebook Group and invite all PROBUS members to Join. Click here or read the latest update below.
Save the Dates: Lorna is organizing what should be a most enjoyable 4 day trip to Frankenmuth and MacKinac Island in Michigan, Oct 13 - 16, 2020. More details will be made available shortly.
If you have any comments, questions, or suggestions you want to share with your fellow members then press the CREATE TOPIC button to add it. You can also reply to, or comment on, any other Posts, and "Subscribe to forum" to get emailed on any new posts or updates.
Upcoming social events and excursions
Below are the upcoming Social Events. For the full listing and more details of each, or to register for them, please visit the Excursions Page.
Below are the next few activities organized by our wonderful Activity Coordinators. For a full listing of all activities and details of each, or to register for them, please visit the Activities Page.
In this section of your website we will from time to time list non-Probus community events that might be of interest to our members. For example:
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community guides and press releases
Our sincere thanks:
For their wholehearted and ongoing support of our Club we thank:
"Chartwell Pickering City Centre" and Chartwell Parkway
and "The City of Pickering"