Kitimat Gyro Club Update – April 2019
With the Kitimat Installation in September, our annual update starts at the beginning of our clubs 63rdyear.
2018 highlights were:
- Hosting our regular meetings twice per month including socializing, dinner, chase the ace and jokes.
- Founders Night and Gyro Trivia Night;
- Gyro Hockey Night;
- Our two (2) main fundraising activities are in the 4thquarter of each year:
- The Annual Grey Cup Stag in November 2018 for the 4thyear running;
- Bartending for the Kitimat Seniors Centre Xmas party for the 3rdyear running;
- Held our first two (2) Gyro Billiards Nights;
- The Gyro Christmas Party with the “Guinea Pig Xmas” theme had pot luck food spread, creative drinks, poems and gifts for the Gyro’s and a Chinese Gift Exchange for the Gyro Ladies;
- A donation to the community food bank around Christmas time.
2019 highlights so far were:
- The 3rdGyro Billiards Night;
- Gyro Lady Appreciation Night (our Valentines Day Meeting) where we went all in on decorations, chocolate, champagne, gifts and roses for the Gyro Ladies;
- Trivia Night;
- Gyro Curling Night which included 2 hours of curling followed by appetizers and drinks.
Upcoming events include:
- Gyro Playoff Hockey Night;
- Presenting the Gyro Scholarship in June;
- Club BBQ and Golf Scramble in July;
- The Kitimat Installation on the September 6-8thweekend.
You are welcome to follow along with through our clubs GYROMAT newsletter which is issued monthly by email within District IV or on the Kitimat Gyro Club website https://kitimat.gyro.org.
President, Kitimat Gyro Club