I have volunteered to organise a Jigsaw Festival at Greystones in August 2024 during our summer closure. I know this seems a long way ahead but to make it a success we must start now as it takes some considerable time to organise.
Like everybody I am looking forward to the weather improving as we progress into the year but other than that there is not much from me this month. Quiz & Chips Yet again the forthcoming Quiz & Chips (Sat 25th Feb) was sold out within 15 minutes of the tickets going on sale. There is Read More
I understand through the grapevine that the proposed change to the annual membership fee (rising to £20) has not been well received. It is worth noting that the proposal from the Trustees at the AGM, to which all members are invited, was to go to £15;
The event is organised by the club every year as a charity tournament and all club members are asked to donate to Macmillan Caring Locally.
On June 3rd, many members celebrated the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee with a delicious tea provided by a small team of helpers. Entertainment was provided by a duo called Sweet Harmony, a quiz with a royal theme was a fun ending with a few appropriate songs. Our treasurer, Jan, made a magnificent Jubilee cake which was Read More
Another teasing evening played to a full house, hosted by “Cliff the question-setter”, and “Helen the questioner-in-chief”. Thanks also to Jan (who has promised to bring the wooden spoons next time!)
In April, some of our members enjoyed a delicious two course meal with an Easter theme. Each table had a delightful arrangement of Spring flowers and the mini chocolate eggs were a treat. An Easter Bonnet competition took place with a variety of ideas which was judged by the members and even one of our Read More
As a club we meet to play
It has been great to see members, both old and new, sharing in their chosen sections, joining social events and generally re-acquainting themselves with the facilities and the camaraderie that Greystones House offers.