Terra Nova

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Minutes – November 30, 2016

Postal Employees 25 Year Club
(A Council of the Terra Nova Chapter Heritage Club)

Minutes from the meeting held at the Royal Canadian Legion, Blackmarsh Road on Wednesday, November 30, 2016.

The meeting came to order at 7:35 p.m. President Holmes welcomed those present and informed them that in the absence of other executive members, he would be conducting the meeting. The minutes from our last meeting of October 26, 2016 were accepted on a motion by Don Garland and seconded by Bob Thompson.

The following were in attendance:

Don Garland
Doreen Leamon
Gerard Knight
Bob Thompson
Adrian Angel
Ray Tucker
Dave Hall
Gerry Hall
Les Fraize
Eldred Holmes
Tom McCarthy
Ralph Wells


Bob Dockerty, Rick Clarke, and Brad Healey. We wish them all a speedy recovery.


The following passed on and a minute of silence was observed in their memory.

Elsie Legge and Helen Hearn, both sisters of Ed Bailey
Florence Bellows, mother-in-law of Dave Hall


We congratulate Mike Croke and Janice Philips on their retirement. We would like to wish them good luck and health in the future.


The treasurer was not present, however her report was accepted on a motion by Eldred Holmes and seconded by Don Garland.


President Holmes reported that the recent Wills and Estates Seminar was very well attended, and was appreciated by all who attended. Butler Wills and Estates also does a number of other presentations, so if the interest is there, perhaps another one can be arranged for next fall.

The launch for the Santa Letter Program will be held at the lunchroom on Kenmount Road on Tuesday, December 6, 2016, at 6:00. Pizza will be provided for supper.

Harvey’s calendars are scheduled to be processed on Sunday, December 11, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. at the lunchroom on Kenmount Road. Lunch will be provided.

The Christmas Dinner and Dance is set for Saturday, December 10th at 6:30 for supper at @ 7:00, at the Elks Club, Carpasian Road. The cutoff to request tickets is December 6th. Cost is $30.00 per person.

There being no further business, the meeting adjourned at 8:00 p.m. on a motion by Adrian Angel.

The next meeting will held on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. at the Legion on Blackmarsh Road.