Our Strength is Fellowship; Our Success is Participation.

Club Activities

New Member Incentive Program

NEW MEMBER INCENTIVE PROGRAM OBJECTIVE: To encourage and reward existing members for introducing new members to the Club OPERATION: Upon bringing a friend as a guest to our meeting, the Membership Chair will generate a “Guest Pass” card that captures the guest’s...

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The Bulletin Board

Treasurer We are recruiting a new Treasurer! If you love handling vast quantities of Club money, you are the man for the job! Please contact Past President, Ruben Rosen.MESSAGE TO MEMBERS At the January meeting of our Probus Club, President Greg announced that the...

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Computer, Investment and Technology Groups

Investment Group - meets the second Tuesday of the month, 10 AM to 12 noon at the Collingwood Library. Bring your own lunch, if desired. Cost is $4 per meeting. Technology Group - meets the fourth Thursday of the month, 12 noon to 2:00 PM at the Collingwood library....

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In Memoriam

Obituary Gary Fielding 1935-2019 Gary died Friday February 15 2019 at Collingwood General and Marine Hospital with family and friends close at hand. Gary leaves behind his wife Margaret (nee Frawley) of 59 years and three sons: Gordon (Carole), Stephen (Kim), and...

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Pierre’s Activities

Pierre's Club Adventures Pierre Tousignant has been on a whirlwind tour, looking for interesting activities to keep our members active, interested, out of the shopping malls or hangin' around the kitchen with nothing to do! Some of the activities the boys have enjoyed...

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New Minister of Culture

Eamonn O'Dowd We welcome our new Minister of Culture to this noble institution! Eamonn brings to the office newfound excitement, entertainment and a narrative that will be most enjoyable!

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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

“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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Probus Ski LEGENDS

Are you a Probus Member?WE ARE LEGENDS! (In our own minds). Join Probus Ski LEGENDS, and enjoy New Friends, Ski Buddies, Ski Trips, Ski Days at Escarpment Private Clubs, Discounts, and great PartiesFollow our Website Tabs, probusskilegends.ca, for...

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Automated External Defibrillator

We now have a team of highly skilled volunteers, trained in the operation of the Automated External Defibrillator. If you would like to volunteer your services, contact Steve Hawker.

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Archive Time

Richard Rood, has accepted the daunting task of building an archive for our Club. If you have any photos, memorabilia or other items that would be of interest and not get us arrested, he would love to hear from you.  

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

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Upcoming Events

Probus Ski Legends 2018 – 2019 Season
Feb 1 @ 4:52 pm – Mar 31 @ 5:52 pm
February Snowshoeing Photos @ Bud and Sue Christensen Estate
Mar 21 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
Perfect weather…perfect snow….perfect Probus group…Al wallace played the bagpipes to send us on our way on the trails…another group took the 3 km. Loop….They wanted to hurry back to the house for Susie’s soup, lunches and amazing squares and cookies supplied by 2 of the ladies….what great Probus camaraderie…. I mentioned to the group that we would be happy to host another snowshoe day in March if asked….no soup at that one…..Bud …P.S. kudos to Murray Morrison and Steve Hawker for bushwhacking a lot of this trail through deep snow!!!
Snowmaking at Blue Mountain Photo @ Blue Mountain Snowmaking Facility
Mar 31 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Blue Mountain Snowmaking Tour

Tuesday, March 5,

Our tour of the BMR Snow Blowing Plant was a huge success and hugely informative. In our group we had two female guests who took centre stage by asking many stimulating questions of our tour guide Mike Young, Supervisor Snow Blowing.

Brian Lucas


Meetings are the first Thursday of every month, starting at 0945 am. They are held at The Royal Canadian Legion, 490 Ontario Street, Collingwood. Phone: 705-445-3780

Contact Us

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