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SUNDAY NIGHT DINNER - PIZZA PASSION

Posted in 'Resident Events, Village Events' on August 30, 2015
PIZZA for dinner tonight, hope we get Toasted Marshmallows too,
cause it's also TOASTED MARSHMALLOWS DAY today!
 
Sunday Night Dinner - Pizza

500 CLUB

Posted in 'Resident Events, Village Events' on August 29, 2015
500 CLUB

Five Hundred is a trick-taking game that is an extension of Euchre with some ideas from Bridge.
Every Saturday, a keen group of avid 500 Club players gather in the Leisure Centre
for an intense game of wits and 'tricks' to reach that all important goal of '500'!

EMBROIDERY FOR THE FAIR

Posted in 'Resident Events, Village Events' on August 28, 2015
The Leukaemia Fair is coming up on 26th September, time to attend to the Embroidery Session,
held each and every Friday in the Leisure Centre, to make something wonderful for the fair.
 
Embroidery for the Fair

BURGER DAY

Posted in 'Resident Events, Village Events' on August 27, 2015

Burger Day Today is ... 'Burger Day'!

How about jumping on the Shopping Bus to Victoria Point this morning, do a little shopping and grab a burger for lunch! Back in time for Mah Jong, then Snooker & Happy Hour, followed by the lovely Tranquil Harmony choir.

LEUKAEMIA FAIR - ONLY A MONTH TO GO!

Posted in 'Resident Events, Village Events' on August 26, 2015
The Leukaemia Fair is not far away, held this year on Saturday 26 September.
It will take a similar form to previous years, featuring all of the favourites:
jewellery, plants, books, woodcraft, cakes and the very popular white elephant stalls.
Also don't forget the BBQ! Can't wait, such fun and such an important cause!
 
Leukaemia Fair Cake Stall

TRANQUIL TONES PREPARE FOR CHRISTMAS

Posted in 'Resident Events, Village Events' on August 25, 2015
After a short break, the Tranquil Tones resumed on 21 July and are busy preparing for the Christmas Concert, which is always a great success, thanks to Bev and the team. So after a day of Indoor Bowls, Line Dancing and Snooker & Happy Hourcome along to the Tranquil Tones session in the Community Centre - last one for the month!
 
Tranquil Tones Christmas Concert

SWIM & RESORT WEAR PARADE

Posted in 'Resident Events, Village Events' on August 24, 2015
Heike, with her range of Ocean Aura Swimwear & Resort Wear
that includes some new colourful kaftans will be presenting
a parade today in the Community Centre.
Come and have a cup of tea and view the parade and articles on display.

By Anne W & Di W
 
Ocean Aura
 
Ocean Aura Swimwear Models

SUNDAY NIGHT DINNER - AN OLD FAVOURITE!

Posted in 'Resident Events, Village Events' on August 23, 2015
After a lazy Sunday and a game of Mah JongSunday Dinner will be
the old favourite, Roast Ham, in the Community Centre tonight.
 
Baked Ham with Cumberland Sauce

BE AN ANGEL DAY

Posted in 'Resident Events, Village Events' on August 22, 2015
 Be An Angel Day
"Be An Angel Day is all about making the world a better place through acts of kindness, care and support. Put others before yourself and reach out to help those in need. If you're the one benefiting from someone else's act of kindness, make sure you let them know you appreciate it."

by www.daysoftheyear.com

INSPIRING SENIORS AWARDS

Posted in 'Resident Events, Village Events' on August 21, 2015

Yesterday the Inspiring Seniors Awards Presentation was held at Tranquil Waters. Councillor Wendy Boglary of Ormiston and Wellington Point, made the presentations to well-deserved 'Inspiring Seniors' of Redland City.

Inspiring Seniors 2015 Inspiring Seniors 2015

"Redlands Inspiring Seniors Awards this morning at Tranquil Waters. Congratulations to all nominated but special mention to 'Bernie' who is a well known local character around Wellington Point and to Beryl Cock from Ormiston who has been a worker for that many community groups when you add them all up it is more than 100 years. This group certainly are inspiring, Redlands is in wise hands!"

Inspiring Seniors 2015

Inspiring Seniors 2015

https://www.facebook.com/tranquilwatersrv


WRITE POETRY & PROSE

Posted in 'Resident Events, Village Events' on August 21, 2015
Today is 'POET'S DAY' and also last day for articles for the September newsletter,
so take a walk around the waterfront and get writing!
 
Waterfront Path

MANY THANKS

Posted in 'Resident Events, Village Events' on August 20, 2015
"Many thanks to all those who made my birthday a great day, I received many cards and good wishes from people.
I especially wish to thank the Golden Girls who made a special presentation of a bowl of flowers, we had such a lovely day at 'Coochie'"

by Pamela M
Bowl of Flowers


INDOOR BOWLS TOURNAMENT

Posted in 'Resident Events, Village Events' on August 19, 2015
Seniors Week is being celebrated today with the massively
annual 'Combined Villages Indoor Bowls Tournament'!
What an event - friendly fierce competition and a delicious morning tea!
A great day sure to be had by all who attend our Seniors Week event today!
 
Indoor Bowls Tournament

BUSY FUN AT TRANQUIL WATERS

Posted in 'Resident Events, Village Events' on August 18, 2015

Shopping Trip to Carindale 

Quick, take a class Tai Chi tomorrow, then off to Carindale for a fantastic shopping trip,
home again for Craft & Cards, then later some Snooker & Happy Hour! Busy fun at Tranquil Waters!


A SPOT OF TEA

Posted in 'Resident Events, Village Events' on August 17, 2015
A spot of tea with delicious cake for morning tea in the Community Centre this morning, and don't forget to pat a black cat (or white dog in centre garden) on the way out as it is 'BLACK CAT APPRECIATION DAY' today!
 
White Dog in Front Garden
 
     "Where's that cat!"

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