ANNOUNCEMENT: GRR 40th Anniversary Seafood Celebration

Dear GRR Members and Associates,

Here we come with bells and whistles to remind you that we are getting increasingly closer to the celebration of our 40th Anniversary!

At this point, we have just about 50 people signed up to enjoy the Seafood Feast etc. that a good number of us are planning for you. This will be a Fishing/Camping theme, with all the paraphernalia of a camp site, with the seafood provided by the fishing gods!

Please note these few items to remember/mark your calendar/prepare for/get excited about:

Date and time: July 8, 3:00pm

Location: Dennis and Wendy Gedney’s backyard, 4532 Montfort Crescent, Gordon Head.

Need to bring:

  • Your own plates, silverware and glasses
  • Your own alcoholic beverage. Juices will be available
  • Your chair(s)To complement the seafood dishes, Potluck food will be needed – If your last name starts by:     

A to D: Please bring an appetizer
E to J: Please bring a salad
L to M: Please bring bread and butter
N to Z: Please bring a dessert

Please note that we will have a 40th Anniversary cake

If you don’t eat seafood, you can bring your own items to BBQ

What to wear (for a Fishing/Camping themed event): Fishing, camping attires, vests, hats, sunglasses, etc., what the heck, whatever you want!

Entertainment: By all means, if you play a musical instrument, bring it along. Join the Club’s musicians!

Parking: You can park anywhere on the street in the crescent

Cost: $30 per person (if you haven’t already paid)

Setting Up Volunteers: To those who will provide TABLES, CANOPIES, BBQs, CAMP STOVES, (full) PROPANE TANKS, MEMORABILIA, KAYAKS, FISHING GEAR, etc.). Please bring your items to Dennis’ place on JULY 6, at 2pm

Thanks to all of you who are involved in the organizing committees working towards making this celebration of the Fishing Club a vibrant success.

We hope you are as excited as we are… If you have not already signed up for the event and wish to join us, please contact Dennis (, 250-477-1213).

See you soon!

Your enthusiastic 40th Anniversary Celebration team,

  • Sandy Raven (, 250-478-9444)
  • Dennis Gedney (, 250-477-1213)
  • Solange Valiquette (, 250-656-1809)

June 20, 2017