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In Memoriam

In Memoriam

Obituary JOHN R. WIGGINS Mr. Creemore Springs, Founder of Creemore Springs Brewery. Born October 19, 1931 passed away April 10, 2021 peacefully. Beloved husband of Sylvia Joan (van Steenburgh) Wiggins (deceased). Father to Christopher, Sheri (John) and Lisa (Dan)....

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In Memoriam

In Memoriam

Fred Young and wife Shirley Fred was a long time member of our Club and an active volunteer. He loved the out of doors and enjoyed photography. Fred and Shirley were avid supporters of the local Bruce Trail.

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Archive Time

Archive Time

John Megarry, Membership Chair, is accumulating archival material and assembling it on a Probus Google Drive site accessible to our membership. If you have photos or memorabilia please contact John.

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The Bulletin Board

The Bulletin Board

My Friends House My Friends House is looking for volunteer Directors. Contact: Ruben RosenRed Cross Meals on Wheels Programme needs volunteers. Contact: Tara Bone tarabone@redcross.com 705-721-3313Support Group Our Support Group, headed by Brian Lucas needs another...

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Pierre’s Activities

Pierre’s Activities

Pierre's Club Adventure We are looking forward to more get togethers once this COVID 19 stuff is a memory! If you have any suggestions that would be enjoyed by your fellow members, please contact Pierre.  

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New Member Incentive Program

New Member Incentive Program

NEW MEMBER INCENTIVE PROGRAM Upon bringing a friend as a guest to any of our Zoom meetings, the Membership Chair will generate a “Guest Pass” card that captures the guest’s contact info, plus the name of the introducing Member. If the guest ends up joining the Club,...

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In Memoriam

In Memoriam

Obituary for Mr. John Peter Orviss John P. Orviss, CFP, CLU, ChFC August 29, 1940 – November 19, 2020 After a full and happy life, John died at the age of 80 in Collingwood, where he lived for the past ten years. He will be missed terribly by Valerie, his wife and...

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In Memoriam

In Memoriam

Kent Walton, a retired educator, wrote a regular column for CollingwoodToday from April 2019 until March 2020. Before that, his Reflections column ran in the Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin (E-B) newspaper for more than 20 years. Kent was a longtime member of our...

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In Memoriam

In Memoriam

Obituary David L. D. Beard QC October 16, 1929 - October 10, 2020 David will be sadly missed by his wife of 56 years, Elaine (Rose) and children, Paul (Charleen) and Susan (Patrick). He is survived by his brother John and predeceased by his brother Robert. He will be...

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In Memoriam

In Memoriam

It is with sadness that we are informed of the passing of long time member, Donald Kerr. An obituary will follow when it becomes availableDon Kerr has a motto: “don’t tell me it can’t be done; tell me what has to change to make it happen.” It’s a maxim that has served...

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In Memoriam

In Memoriam

Long time member, Ian Godwin, has passed away. Ian, will be remembered for amongst other things, for his humour and our monthly meeting call to order,with his ever stirring rendition of 'O Canada'. A great story teller and member of the arts community of Collingwood,...

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Automated External Defibrillator

In the unlikely event that the defibrillator is required, it is located behind the bar in the Legion. If you would like to learn more or do some CPR training, please contact Steve Hawker.

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Future Meetings and Event Cards

Future Meetings and Event cards. The cards you have been used to seeing at the meetings will no longer be present. Instead, the notice of Events, Meetings and other information will be delivered directly to you by email. This will benefit us in a number of ways. We...

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Probus Member Support

Probus Member Support

“If you’re down and troubled and need a helping hand”. Brian Lucas heads our member support group. If physical challenges or issues arise, or the need for someone to lend a helping hand, this is who you can contact. So stay healthy and have fun out there.If you would...

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Johnson

Johnson

Johnson is a Probus recommended Insurance provider. *To connect to the Johnson Website, click on JOHNSON below.* 

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Meetings

Meetings are the first Thursday of every month, starting at 0945 am. They are held at The Royal Canadian Legion, 490 Ontario Street, Collingwood.

Contact Us

Probus Club of Collingwood
Membership: John Megarry, 705-445-1261
Email: collingwoodprobus@gmail.com