by Marilyn Snedden
In these next 2 months the local seniors will be competing in 16 sports events with the medal winners eligible to compete in the Regional Games on August 20 in Cornwall. Five events are completed with the following results :
FOUR HAND EUCHRE: Gold: Gladys Lee & Feryn Donaldson, Silver: Allan McNeely & Marilyn Snedden ; Bronze: Pat Brownlee & June Ferguson
CARPET BOWLING: Gold: Shirley Gamble & Debby Hayes; Silver: Nancy Cameron & Denyse Brisebois; Bronze: Benita McPhail & Debby Russet
DARTS: Women’s : Gold: Diane Rintoul;Silver: Ann Ecker & Janet Davidson;Bronze: Jean Smith & Gwen Robertson
Men’s : Gold: Peter Emmet & Ivor Morris; Silver: Junior Sutton & Ernie Nolan;Bronze: Russell Wark & Vern Rosser
Mixed: Gold : Ernie Nolan & Jackie Cowlin; Silver: Ivor Morris & Nancy Cameron;Bronze: Russell Wark & Denyse Brisebois
SHUFFLEBOARD:Gold:Jean Smith & Gwen Robertson;Silver:June Ferguson & Bette Tysick; Bronze: Bernice Butler & Dave Payne
FOUR HAND BID-EUCHRE:Gold: Ron & Jan Pettem;Silver: Debbie Russet and Terry Gorman Bronze: Ann Ecker & Janet Davidson
The next event is Contract Bridge on May 24 and there are more sports such as Golf, Lawn Bowling & Bocce in June. If you wish to register, forms can be picked up at the Almonte Old Town Hall and the arenas in Almonte and Carleton Place but we ask that you register more than 2 weeks before your event to allow for scheduling. Contact the registrar Nancy Cameron at (613) 253-8890 for more information.
The Annual meeting for this district will be at the Carleton Place Legion on Friday,June 28 at 10 am followed by a noon banquet. Tickets for this and the Log Cabin Quilt ,to be won at the banquet, will be available at the upcoming games or members of the executive.