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WRAG Newsletter No 171 October 2016
WRAG Newsletter No 172, January 2017
WRAG Newsletter No 173, April 20017
WRAG Newsletter No 174, Jul 20017
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Details of events and functions open to all members and newcomers
Coming Events What is coming up in 2017
October Games Day - Tuesday 3 October 2017
Glen Waverly Community Centre – Waverly Road - FREE entry
Waverley Retirement Activities Group Inc. (WRAG) has over 20 leisure activity groups for the over 50s living in and around the Monash Shire. WRAG is holding a Games Night where players can experience games such as 500, Samba, Jonola, Rummikub even SkipBo, and Uno and Scrabble. You can even join in on some Table Tennis, or Snooker. A light supper will follow. Come along and see how much fun WRAG can be, and learn about all the other activities available. Members will make you welcome. Contact ERICA 9878 1627 or Nicole 9795 6648 for more details.
Monday 6 November 2017
WRAG - Annual Cup Eve Picnic - 12 Noon 4:00 PM
Join Waverley Retirement Activities Group members as we celebrate the excitement of Spring Racing. The day will include leisurely games of bocce, quoits and gum boot throwing.
BYO Lunch & Drinks.
Large Hamper and Other Door Prizes, Raffles and Sweeps. Light refreshments will be provided. Date: Monday 6 November 2017
Time: Noon onwards
Location: Glen Waverley North Pavilion
(Madeline Street, Glen Waverley)
Bookings Essential: 9795 6648
The next WRAG Special General Meeting will be held during the WRAG Cup-Eve-Picnic on Monday 6 November 2017 at the Glen Waverley North Reserve - Madeline St Glen Waverley. - 12 Noon.
Crazy Whist Day
Wednesday 29 November 2017
1pm – 5pm
Wadham House - 52 Wadham Street, Mt Waverley
Bring a Plate - $3:00
Waverley Retirement Activities Group is running a Crazy Whist Day, and we want you to come along – bring your friends.
Crazy Whist is card game. You do not need to know how to play Crazy Whist, the fun is in the learning and being with friends on the day.
NB : no bowers, no jokers, no kitty – easy for all
- There are 24 games to complete on tables of 4; with partners changing after 2 games, and winners changing after 4 games.
- We will have a “coach” to get us started and to keep us bouncing along.
- A break will be called after 12 games to have a cuppa and afternoon tea.
PRIZES for Winners
PRIZES losers, and SPOT PRIZES
RSVP : Please let us know before 22 November 2017 –
Keith 9560 1236, or Nicole 0404 325 166
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