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General Meeting 

Meetings of members are held on the second Friday of the month at The Somers Yacht Club.  The meetings deal with general business, reports from the Activity Leaders and include planned activities.  A morning tea break after the meeting is followed by a Guest Speaker / Entertainment.

Guest Speakers

A speaker is usually organised by Tony, our "Speaker Finder".  The speaker is invited to speak for about 30 minutes on a subject of interest to many of the members.  

Activities :

Book Group 

Book Group meets on the first Monday of the month, byo lunch at 12.00pm at the Somers Tennis Club.  The books are selected from those chosen for Book Clubs by the Frankston and Mornington Libraries.

 

Bridge –  

Bridge is a card game played by sets of four players made up of two competing partnerships.  It stimulates the mind, memory and concentration, combined with social interaction.

Bridge takes place on the first Thursday of the month at 4pm, usually at the home of Gill Schwarz.  New members are welcome.

 

Canasta/Samba –  

Canasta is played at 7pm on the Saturday following the monthly Probus meeting at member’s homes, finishing with supper.  

 

Cycling –

All members are welcome for the daily ride, usually to Tulum Store for coffee.  There are two meeting points –

  1.  9.15am - at Sandy Point and South Beach Road roundabout.
  2.  9.30am – at the intersection of Lord Somers Road and Sandy  Point Road.

Family History – 

 

This group provides support and assistance for members who are interested in researching their family history.  It looks at family history from different perspectives and the variety of sources available to research Family History. 

Members meet on the 1st Wednesday of each month from 3 to 5pm in member’s homes, followed by drinks and nibbles.

 

Films –  

 

Trips to a local cinema are arranged, usually monthly, to view a selected film, often followed by coffee or a meal.  Available films are announced at the Probus meeting.

 

Finance –  

The Finance Group meet four times a year, usually on the Thursday after the Probus meetings, at the Somers Tennis Club.

They discuss ways of saving and making money, involving items of daily living.  They also research the share market and run a team competition based on shares.  the meeting is followed by BYO drinks and a BBQ.  

 

Garden –  

Garden related outings are organised, often followed by coffee or lunch.  Activities are announced at the meeting and included in the Newsletter.

 

Golf –  

Up coming golfing events are announced at the Probus meeting and included in the Newsletter.

 

Kelly Pool

A very social game is held at 3pm on the Thursday before the monthly meeting, at the home of various members.  There is an ‘8 Ball’ trophy with a friendly competition to see who holds it for the month.  Normally plates of nibbles are shared and perhaps a glass of wine.

 

Social Get Together

Coffee and/or lunch at a local Peninsula venue are arranged on the Thursday of the 3rd week of the month.

 

 

Travel

 

Metung Trip - 3-6 October 2022:  

Members are encouraged to add their name to the list and to reserve their accommodation at the Metung Holiday Villas.  There is a variety of accommodation available. 

Several options for members for outings and activities are arranged in the area of Metung.

 

Wine Appreciation

 

The Wine Group have regular outings and sometimes combine with another group on an overnight trip.  They have visited wineries, had wine tastings and learnt many  interesting facts about wine.

 

 

General Meeting
Meetings of members are held on the second Friday of the month at the Somers Yacht Club.  The  meetings deal with general business, reports from the Activity Leaders and include planned activities.  A morning tea break after the meeting is followed by a Guest Speaker/Entertainment.

 

Morning Tea Co-ordinator – Rhonda Macdonald – 0403 042 350.

 

Guest SpeakersTony Duboudin – 0412 551 981

A speaker is usually organised by Tony, the Club’s “Speaker Finder”.  The speaker is invited to speak for about 30 minutes on a subject of interest to many of the members.

 

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