Our Strength is Fellowship; Our Success is Participation.

Scheduled Events and Tours

Would you like to participate in any of these events?
Do you have any comments or suggestions for future events?
If so, please contact Doug Brown or Terry Billo, Events Committee Chairmen.

Make sure you sign up for some of these events.They are well organized and fun for all! Credit and debit card or cheque can be used for payment. See your Events card or Membership List for contact phone numbers or email addresses

Feb
1
Fri
Probus Ski Legends 2018 – 2019 Season
Feb 1 @ 4:52 pm – Mar 31 @ 5:52 pm
Mar
21
Thu
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!!!
Mar
31
Sun
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

Apr
17
Wed
KeeBee Facility Tour
Apr 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
We are leaders in producing, high-quality indoor modular play equipment for use in commercial and institutional environments.

Since 1995, Keebee products have been produced from safe and superior building materials obtained from the United States and Canada. Installed into many thousands of locations all over the world, Keebee Play has come to be known as the premier producer of modular play equipment and is why Keebee products are preferred by many corporate clients who have come to rely upon the safety and durability that Keebee Play products provide

KeeBee Play Manufacturing Facility

Wednesday, April 17
Details to follow

Contact: Terry Billo

May
16
Thu
Probus Golf
May 16 @ 9:00 am – Oct 15 @ 4:00 pm

Probus Golf 2019

Brooklea Golf and Country Club

First of the year!

Thursday, May 16, Arrive 0900-0915, 18 Holes

Coffee, muffins, cart plus prizes!

More information and Fees will follow.  

This year, the Probus Club of Collingwood is extending a warm welcome to the Mountain View Probus Club members to join in on the fun. More information will be available soon. Looking forward to seeing you there!

Golf Co-ordinator, Bob Philips

Jul
17
Wed
King’s Wharf Theater
Jul 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Oct
8
Tue
Wenonah 11 Steamship Cruise
Oct 8 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
We have confirmation of our booking for 50 passengers with Muskoka Staemships and Discovery Centre, on the Wenonah ll (the Segwun is still being refurbished) for Tuesday, October 8th, out of Gravenhurst.

It is a 2.5 hour cruise and includes a delicious lunch for $63 per person. Parking is free and the leaves should be at optimum fall colour for the drive over and the cruise. The $63 includes free admission to the Discovery Centre and a one hour tour at 10 am, prior to the cruise. We have the flexibility to decrease or increase numbers of participants as we get closer to October 8th. Fifty percent of our anticipated fee is due one month prior to departure.

Contact: Doug Brown

Upcoming Events

Feb
1
Fri
Probus Ski Legends 2018 – 2019 Season
Feb 1 @ 4:52 pm – Mar 31 @ 5:52 pm
Mar
21
Thu
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!!!
Mar
31
Sun
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

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