September has been a quiet month for us. We are still awaiting the final for the Veterans Retreat but are expecting it any day soon, hopefully open by the time of printing.
For members, we have our General Meeting on Saturday October 12, we will be discussing the results of the survey regarding the march on ANZAC Day, so if you want to be heard then come along.
We have started our Christmas Raffle which is on sale now and we will have tickets for sale at the sub branch and also at the markets in October, November and December. There will be at least 10 prizes, each with a value of approximately $50 each.
Along with this we will have our Christmas Ham raffle which will go on sale commencing with the market in October. The Christmas raffle will be drawn Saturday December 21.
Friday nights we have our Member’s Draw with a $50 cash prize. At the time of writing, this has jackpotted to $250 but you have to be present at the draw to win. We have nibblies as well and run a $50 cash raffle. If you are a member come along and see if you can get lucky and win a prize!
Regular events for the month are Carer’s Day on the first Tuesday of the month, Veterans and Community Morning Tea on the second Tuesday of the month and Drop-In Centre every other Tuesday and Wednesday 9.30 to 11.30am. Everyone is welcome to come along.
Tuesday November 5 is Melbourne Cup Day – we are running our usual event $15 for chicken, ham and salad, dessert and a glass of bubbly on entry. Sweeps will be happening and prizes for the best hats (male and female). We are taking bookings for the event, so drop in and put your name down.
Saturday December 7 we will be having a Christmas Dance – come and enjoy the evening and have hamburger which will be available to purchase.
See you at the sub branch.