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The 2022/2023 Season Is Here!

Our 2022/2023 season began on October 31, 2022. At this time the court schedule and scheduled play begins.

Membership forms are on the website (Membership page) or can be found in the document holder hanging on the fence at court three.

Visit our website often to stay informed.

We look forward to another great winter in Silveridge RV Resort and playing pickleball!

Silveridge Pickleball Executive Committee

Introductory to Pickleball: For Beginners

To learn more about the sport we love, attend an “Introduction to Pickleball” clinic on the following Saturdays from 10:00 am to 11:40 am on:

  • December 10, 2022
  • January 14 & 28, 2023

These sessions are for players who haven't played before or with a 1.0 and 2.0 skill level.

Click here to register. Limited to 12 participants each session.

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Pickleball Christmas Celebration Social Event

Following the Fun Pickleball Play & Social from 1:00pm to 3:00pm, members and their spouse/significant other are invited to our annual Christmas celebration social event.

When: Saturday, December 10, 2022

Where: Social Hall

Time: Social time starts at 4:30pm and eat at approximately 5:00pm

Sign Up: A SUG invite will be sent to all members. Please sign up before December 8th.

Beverage & Food: Bring your own beverage. A chicken dinner and dessert will be provided at no cost to members and $5 for spouse/significant other, which will be collected at the door.

Food Bank Donation: Please bring a non-perishable food item for the local food bank

Dress: Get in the Christmas mood and wear your favourite Christmas hat, shirt, socks, etc.

If you have questions, please contact Jack or Berniece Hall at Lot #293

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Fun Pickleball Social Event

No matter what your skill level, everyone is welcome to join us at our third social event of the season to play pickleball and socialize with other members. No registration is required. Just show up and play.

Bring your own beverage and a snack/appetizer to share with others at the gazebo.

The Social Committee will be taking club shirt orders and will have sample shirts and sizes to try on. Pay for your shirt with cask or check. Shirt Order Form

Saturday, January 14, 2023

1:30pm - 3:30pm

If you have any questions, please contact Jack or Berniece Hall at lot #293

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2022/2023 Skills, Drills & Practice Games Clinics

Groups 3.0: Saturday, December 3, 2022. 10:00am - 11:40am

Group 3.5: Saturday, December 3, 2022. 11:40am - 1:20pm

Group 2.5: Saturday, December 17, 2022. 10:00am - 11:40am

Group 1.0&2.0: Saturday, January 7, 2023. 11:40am - 1:20pm

Group 3.0&3.25: Saturday, January 21, 2023. 10:00am - 11:40am

Group 3.5: Saturday, January 21, 2023. 11:40am - 1:20pm

Group 4.0: Saturday, January 21, 2023. 1:00pm - 2:30pm

Group 4.0: Saturday, January 21, 2023. 2:45pm - 4:15pm

Group 2.5: Saturday, January 28, 2023. 11:40am - 1:20pm

Group 1.0&2.0: Saturday, February 4, 2023. 10:00am - 11:40am

SignUpGenius invitations will be sent out to the members in each appropriate group.

 

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2022/2023 Tournament Events

The Silveridge Pickleball Club will be putting on a tournament for following skill level groups:

  • 4.0+ Group: Sunday, January 29, 2023. 12:00pm-3:00pm
  • Group 3.0: Sunday, February 5, 2023. 12:00pm-3:00pm
  • Group 2.5: Saturday, February 18, 2023. 10:00am-1:00pm
  • Group 3.5: Saturday, February 25, 2023. 10:00am-1:00pm
  • Group 1.0&2.0: Sunday, March 5, 2023. 12:00pm-3:00pm
  • Group 3.25: Saturday, March 11, 2023. 10:00am-1:00pm

Each group will receive an invite via SignUpGenius 10 days prior to the event.

Glow in the Dark Pickleball Events  

Mark your calendars! The Club will put on two "Glow in the Dark" pickleball events on the following dates:

Saturday, February 4, 2023

Saturday, March 11, 2023

More information to follow.

Social Committee

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Fun Pickleball Rodeo Social Event

The Social Committee is planning a fun event on Saturday, February 11, 2023.

More information to follow.

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Basket Raffle Tickets For Sale!

The Pickleball Club will be selling basket raffle tickets for 3 baskets during the BREAKFAST AND SILVERIDGE MARKET DAY at the Centre on Saturday, November 19th from 8am – 12pm and at the PICKLEBALL GAZEBO during Fun Pickleball Play Time & Social from 1:30pm – 3pm. Be sure to bring your money and get your tickets for our popular basket raffles!

Ticket Price: 1 for $1.00, 6 for $5.00, 15 for $10.00 or 36 for $20.00

Draw date: November 19th at 3pm

Thank you for supporting this Silveridge Pickleball Club fund raising event.

Winners: Cindy Douglas, Linda McClosky, Rej Arbez, Terry Tomalin

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Fun Pickleball Social Event

No matter what your skill level, everyone is welcome to join us at our first social event of the season to play pickleball and socialize with other members. No registration is required. Just show up and play.

Bring your own beverage and a snack/appetizer to share with others at the gazebo.

The Social Committee will be taking club shirt orders and will have sample shirts and sizes to try on. Pay for your shirt with cask or check. Shirt Order Form

Saturday, November 19, 2022

1:30pm - 3:30pm

If you have any questions, please contact Jack or Berniece Hall at lot #293

Pictures of the event can be found on the Gallery Page.

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The 2021/2022 season was so much fun!

GLOW IN THE DARK PICKLEBALL at Silveridge  

SPECTATORS ARE WELCOMED!  

PLAYERS FOR THIS TRIAL RUN ARE CONFIRMED

Play begins at 7:30pm, Friday, March 25, 2022

(Court set-up time is 5:30pm-7:00pm)

SPECTATORS:  Bring a chair and something to drink.

Be ready to hear good music and have fun watching the players glow under the black lights.

Suggestions:   This trial run is designed to help us put a proposal together for future Glow in the Dark Pickleball events at Silveridge that will include more players.

Hope to see you Friday night!

Suzan Ott, Event Organizer

Visit our Gallery page to see photos of this event.

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2022 Skills, Drills & Practice Games Clinics

Groups 2.0 & 2.5: Saturday, January 8, 2022. 11:40 am - 1:20 pm

Group 4.0: Saturday, January 15, 2022. 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Group 4.0: Saturday, January 15, 2022. 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

Group 3.5: Saturday, January 22, 2022. 11:40 am - 1:20 pm

Group 3.0: Saturday, January 29, 2022. 10:00 am - 11:40 am

Group 1.0: Saturday, January 29, 2022. 11:40 am - 1:20 pm

Group 2.5: Saturday, March 12, 2022. 10:00 am - 11:40 am

Group 3.0: Saturday, March 12, 2022. 11:40 am - 1:20 pm

Group 3.5: Saturday, March 19, 2022. 11:40 am - 1:20 pm

SignUpGenius invitations will be sent out to the members in each appropriate group.

 

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2022 Annual General Meeting

When:    Saturday, March 5, 2022 at 4:30PM

Where:   Lawn north of theatre and adjacent to pickleball gazebo

                Bring your own lawn chair or blanket and folding chairs will be available.

Current members will receive an email invitation from SignUpGenius to register their attendance.

Nominations for the Executive Committee must be submitted to a member of the Nominating Committee by Saturday, February 26th, 2022, in the event ballots need to be prepared.  Each of the following positions serve a one-year term:

  • President, 1st Vice President, 2nd Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary, Communications Officer.

The current officers have all volunteered to stand for re-election. However, if you or someone you know is interested you are encouraged to submit your/their name.

The 2022 Nominating Committee members are:  Mary Ann Jordan Lot# 426 and Jim Beaton Lot# 509

All active members of the Club who own or rent in Silveridge are eligible to be officers.

Proposed Agenda: Annual General Meeting Agenda_Mar 5 2022

PLEASE PLAN TO ATTEND.  WE WANT YOUR INPUT.

Fun Pickleball Social Event

No matter what your skill level, everyone is welcome to join us at our social event of the season to play pickleball and socialize with other members. No registration is required. Just show up and play.

Saturday, March 5, 2022

1:30pm - 3:30pm

PLEASE BYOB. Snacks will be provided at the Gazebo.

If you have questions, please contact Annette Viscomi Lot #140

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Basket Raffle Tickets For Sale!

The Pickleball Club will be selling basket raffle tickets on March 5th from 9:00am – 3:00pm at the PICKLEBALL GAZEBO. Draw date: March 5th at 3:00pm.

Be sure to get your tickets for our popular basket raffles!

Ticket Price: 1 for $1.00, 6 for $5.00, 15 for $10.00 or 36 for $20.00

Thank you for supporting this Silveridge Pickleball Club fund raising event.

Tournament Events

The Silveridge Pickleball Club will be putting on a tournament for following skill level groups:

  • 2.5 Group on February 26
  • 1.0 & 2.0 Groups on March 6

More information have been sent in an email and invite for each group via SignUpGenius invites.

Visit the Gallery page to see photos of the events.

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Fun Olympic Pickleball Skills Challenge Social Event

The Social Committee is planning a fun “Olympics” pickleball skills challenge on Saturday, Feb. 19, 2022.

10:15am - 12:00pm for Levels 1 to 2.5

12:30pm - 2:30pm for Levels 3.0+

Test your skills against various court skills, pickleball putt, pickleball basket toss and a chance to use the pickleball machine!

DON'T FORGET YOUR WATER!

If you have questions, please contact Annette Viscomi Lot #140

Visit the Gallery page to see photos of the event.

King of Hill Event

The Silveridge Pickleball Club will be putting on a "King of the Hill" tournament for following skill level groups:

4.0 Group on January 23

3.5 Group on February 6

3.0 Group on February 6

More information to follow via SignUpGenius invites for each group.

Visit the Gallery page to see photos of the events.

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Introductory to Pickleball: For Beginners

To learn more about the sport we love, attend an “Introduction to Pickleball” clinic on the following Saturdays from 10:00 am to 11:40 am on:

  • November 13 & 27, 2021
  • December 11, 2021
  • January 8 & 22, 2022
  • February 5, 2022

These sessions are for players who haven't played before or with a 1.0 and 2.0 skill level.

Click here to register. Limited to 12 participants each session.

Basket Raffle Tickets For Sale!

The Pickleball Club will be selling basket raffle tickets at the SILVERIDGE CLUB EXPO on January 8th from 7:30am – 10:00am and at the PICKLEBALL GAZEBO on January 15th from 1:30pm - 3:30pm.

Be sure to get your tickets for our popular basket raffles!

Ticket Price: 1 for $1.00, 6 for $5.00, 15 for $10.00 or 36 for $20.00

Thank you for supporting this Silveridge Pickleball Club fund raising event.

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Fun Pickleball Social Event

No matter what your skill level, everyone is welcome to join us at our first social event of the season to play pickleball and socialize with other members. No registration is required. Just show up and play.

Saturday, January 15, 2022

1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

PLEASE BYOB. Snacks will be provided at the Gazebo.

If you have questions, please contact Annette Viscomi Lot #140

Silveridge Pickleball Club Shirts For Sale!

The Pickleball Club will be taking orders for club shirts at the SILVERIDGE CLUB EXPO on January 8th from 7:30am – 10:00am and at the PICKLEBALL GAZEBO on January 15th from 1:30pm - 3:30pm.

There will be sample shirts and sizes to try on to ensure you order the appropriate one.

Shirt Price:

Ladies Jersey $25.00

Ladies Sleeveless $30.00

Men's Jersey $25.00

Men's 3XL $30.00

Thank you for supporting this Silveridge Pickleball Club fund raising event.

If you have any questions, please contact Jack Hall.

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Pickleball Christmas Social Event

Members are invited to our annual Christmas social event.

When: Saturday, December 11, 2021

Where: Pickleball Courts

Time: 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Sign Up: No sign up is required. Just show up at the courts to join in for some fun pickleball play time

Drink & Food: BYOB. The Club will supply a small variety of pre-packaged snack items

Dress: Get in the Christmas mood and wear your favourite Christmas hat, shirt, socks, etc.

If you have questions, please contact Betty Royal at Lot #374 or Jack Hall at Lot #272

Fun Pickleball Social Event

No matter what your skill level, everyone is welcome to join us at our first social event of the season to play pickleball and socialize with other members. No registration is required. Just show up and play.

Saturday, November 20, 2021

1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

PLEASE BYOB and snack/appetizer to the Gazebo. During COVID-19, please do not share food or drinks.

If you have questions, please contact Betty Royal Lot #374

This event has been cancelled as of Thursday, November 18, 2021.

The Executive Committee is sorry for any inconvenience this may have caused.

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2021 Annual General Meeting

When:              Saturday, March 6, 2021 at 5 PM

Where:            Lawn north of theatre and adjacent to pickleball gazebo

                        (Bring your own lawn chair or blanket)

                        In the event of rain, we will reschedule for March 13th.

Current members will receive an email invitation from SignUpGenius to register their attendance.

Notice of Vacancy:

All current officers are willing to serve another one-year term except Treasurer.  If you are willing to help your club by serving as Treasurer or if you would like to run for any other position on the Board please notify a member of this year’s Nominating Committee (Jim Barker and Mary Ann Jordan). All active members of the Club who own or rent in Silveridge are eligible to be officers.

PLEASE PLAN TO ATTEND.  WE WANT YOUR INPUT.

Fun Tournament Dates

We plan to have the Fun Tournament with the 1.0, 2.0 & 2.5 groups on Saturday, February 29, 2020 and 3.0, 3.5 & 4.0 groups playing on Saturday, March 14, 2020.

Good luck everyone. See you on the courts!

Visit the Gallery page for information and photos of the events.

Groups 3.0, 3.5 and 4.0 Fun Tournament – Saturday, March 14  CANCELLED

In view of the ever evolving COVID situation the Executive has decided the prudent thing to do is cancel the March 14th Fun Tournament.  The courts are still open for All Play but there will not be an organized tournament.  It is disappointing to have to take this action but let’s all look forward to lots of Pickling over the summer then bringing our passion for the game back to Silveridge next season.

Barry Halpenny

Tournament Organizer

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February & March 2020 Skills & Drills Events

Beginner's Clinic (Groups 1.0 & 2.0), Saturday, February 1, 2020. 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Intermediate Clinic (Group 2.5, 3.0 & 3.5), Saturday, February 8, 2020. 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Introduction to Pickleball (Beginners), Saturday, February 8, 2020. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Beginner's Clinic (Groups 1.0 & 2.0), Saturday, February 22, 2020. 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Advanced Clinic (Group 3.5 & 4.0), Saturday, February 22, 2020. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Intermediate Clinic (Group 2.5, 3.0 & 3.5), Saturday, March 7, 2020. 11:00 am - 1:00 pm - CANCELLED

Introduction to Pickleball (Beginners), Saturday, March 7, 2020. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm - CANCELLED

Advanced Clinic (Group 4.0), Saturday, March 14, 2020. 11:00 am - 1:00 pm - CANCELLED

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Let's Play Bingo!

We have chosen Wednesday, February 5th to be the evening where we encourage our membership to attend the Silveridge bingo night at the Centre.

Sign-up sheets will be posted at the bulletin boards at the courts and next to the Activities Office at the Centre.  Please be sure to specify whether you plan to have supper at the bingo as the kitchen must know the number to feed by Friday, January 31st.

It was great to see  approximately 51 picklers and significant others attend the bingo! Thank you for your support!

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Fun Pickleball Social Event

No matter what your skill level, everyone is welcome to join us at our third social event of the season to play pickleball and socialize with other members. No registration is required. Just show up and play.

Saturday, January 14, 2023

1:30pm - 3:30pm

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January 2020 Skills & Drills Events

Intermediate Clinic (Group 2.5, 3.0 & 3.5), Saturday, January 4, 2020. 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Beginner's Clinic (Groups 1.0 & 2.0), Saturday, January 11, 2020. 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Introduction to Pickleball (Beginners), Saturday, January 11, 2020. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Intermediate Clinic (Group 2.5, 3.0 & 3.5), Saturday, January 18, 2020. 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Advanced Clinic (Group 4.0), Saturday, January 25, 2020. 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Fun Pickleball Social Event

No matter what your skill level, everyone is welcome to join us at our sixth social event of the season to play pickleball and socialize with other members. No registration is required. Just show up and play.

Saturday, March 4, 2023

1:00pm - 3:00pm

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Let's Play Bingo!

The Renter’s Association has provided financial funding to your Club on numerous occasions. We have purchased several items with those funds. Therefore, we ask our pickleball players to support the bingo fund and the Renter’s Association by playing bingo on:

Date to be determined in 2023

Sign-up sheets will be used to register those who will play bingo.

More information to follow.

 

Pickleball Ball Machine Demonstration

The Pickleball Club has a ball machine, which can be booked and used for members to practice and develop their skills! We will be holding a 20-30 minute demonstration on how to use and book the machine on Friday, December 20, 2019 and Friday, January 10, 2020 at 2:00 pm. Join Rich at the Pickleball gazebo prior to the 2:00 pm start time.

Rich, thank you for the demonstrations.

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Fun Pickleball Rodeo Social Event

The Social Committee is planning a fun pickleball event on Saturday, February 11, 2023.

More information will follow.

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Introduction to Pickleball Clinic - January 11, 2020

On Saturday, January 11, 2020 an Introduction to Pickleball clinic occurred. This clinic is for people who are currently not members and want to learn about the game we love!

A big thank you to all of the volunteers who made this clinic and all the other clinics a success.

November & December 2019 Skills & Drills Events

Introduction to Pickleball (Beginners), Saturday, November 9, 2019. 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Beginner's Clinic (Groups 1.0 & 2.0), Saturday, November 16, 2019. 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Beginner's Clinic (Groups 1.0 & 2.0), Saturday, December 7, 2019. 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Introduction to Pickleball (Beginners), Saturday, December 7, 2019. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Intermediate Clinic (Group 2.5, 3.0 & 3.5), Saturday, December 14, 2019. 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Advanced Clinic (Group 4.0), Saturday, December 21, 2019. 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Introduction to Pickleball (Beginners), Saturday, December 21, 2019. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Pickleball Christmas Potluck Social Event

Members and their spouse/significant other are invited to our annual Christmas potluck social event.

When: Saturday, December 14, 2019

Where: Social Hall

Time: Social time starts at 4:30 pm and eat at 5:00 pm

What: BYOB & place setting

Food: Please sign up to bring either a salad or main dish/casserole, which will serve 10-12 people

Dessert: Please bring 4-6 dessert (cookies, treats, bars, etc.) items to share

If you have questions, please contact Betty Royal Lot #374

Fun Pickleball Social Event

No matter what your skill level, everyone is welcome to join us at our first social event of the season to play pickleball and socialize with other members. No registration is required.

Saturday, November 23, 2019

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

PLEASE BYOB and snack/appetizer to share at the Gazebo

If you have questions, please contact Betty Royal Lot #374

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Tournament - March 16, 2019

On Saturday, March 16th Fun Tournaments were held for the 1.0 Group and the 2.0-2.5 Groups.  A total of 34 players participated and you could tell from all the laughter and smiles that everyone had a good time.  Teams were randomly selected by pulling names and the eventual winners were Pat and Perry Hench in the 1.0 Group and David Grimm and Ken Brinkworth in the 2.0 and 2.5 Group.  The winners each received a $20.00 Gift Card at a grocery store.

A big thank you to all of the members that made this tournament a success and we look forward to another fun tournament this Saturday for the 3.0-3.5 Groups and 4.0 Group.

Barry Halpenny

Tournament - March 23, 2019

On Saturday, March 23rd Fun Tournaments were held for the 3.0 - 3.5 Groups and the 4.0 Group.  A total of 42 players participated and it was quite evident fun was had by all.  Teams were randomly selected at the beginning of each of the draws and there were many hard fought battles on the way to determining the eventual winners.  The winners of the 3.0-3.5 Group were Bonnie Arbez and Doug Carrow and the winners of the 4.0 Group were Julie Erickson and Bob Minnitti.  Each of the winners receive a $20.00 Gift Card to a local grocery store.

At the tournaments I acknowledged all the members that made these events a huge success.  I would like to pass on another big thank you to all those who helped and participated in these tournaments.  As we soon head in many directions we will be looking forward to returning next year for a whole bunch more fun.  Pickle On.

Barry Halpenny

Fun Pickleball Social Event

No matter what your skill level, everyone is welcome to join us at our third social event of the season to play pickleball and socialize with other members. No registration is required.

Saturday, February 15, 2020

1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

PLEASE BYOB and snack/appetizer to share at the Gazebo

If you have questions, please contact Karen Hendrickson Lot #396, Betty Royal Lot #374 or Annette Viscomi Lot #386

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Fun Pickleball Social Event

No matter what your skill level, everyone is welcome to join us at our second social event of the season to play pickleball and socialize with other members. No registration is required.

Saturday, January 18, 2020

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

PLEASE BYOB and snack/appetizer to share at the Gazebo

If you have questions, please contact Karen Hendrickson Lot #396, Betty Royal Lot #374 or Annette Viscomi Lot #386

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November & December 2021 Skills, Drills & Practice Games Clinics

Groups 2.0 & 2.5: Saturday, November 20, 2021. 10:00 am - 11:40 am

Group 3.0: Saturday, November 27, 2021. 11:40 am - 1:20 pm

Group 3.5: Saturday, December 4, 2021. 10:00 am - 11:40 am

Group 1.0: Saturday, December 18, 2021. 10:00 am - 11:40 am

SignUpGenius invitations will be sent out to the members in each appropriate group.

More clinics will be scheduled in 2022.

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2022 Annual General Meeting

When:              Saturday, March 5, 2022 at 4:30 PM

Where:            Lawn north of theatre and adjacent to pickleball gazebo

                        (Bring your own lawn chair or blanket)

Current members will receive an email invitation from SignUpGenius to register their attendance.

All current officers are willing to serve another one-year term.  If you would like to run for any other position on the Executive please notify a member of this year’s Nominating Committee: Mary Ann Jordan or Jim Beaton. All active members of the Club who own or rent in Silveridge are eligible to be officers.

Proposed Agenda:

PLEASE PLAN TO ATTEND.  WE WANT YOUR INPUT.

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Fun Pickleball Social Event

No matter what your skill level, everyone is welcome to join us at our second social event of the season to play pickleball and socialize with other members. No registration is required. Just show up and play.

Bring your own beverage and a snack/appetizer to share with others at the gazebo.

Saturday, December 10, 2022

1:00pm - 3:00pm

Dress: Get in the Christmas mood and wear your favourite Christmas hat, shirt, socks, etc.

If you have any questions, please contact Jack or Berniece Hall at lot #293

Social Committee

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Fun Pickleball Social Event

No matter what your skill level, everyone is welcome to join us at our third social event of the season to play pickleball and socialize with other members. No registration is required. Just show up and play.

Bring your own beverage and a snack/appetizer to share with others at the gazebo.

Saturday, January 14, 2023

1:30pm - 3:30pm

If you have any questions, please contact Jack or Berniece Hall at lot #293

Social Committee

2022 Annual General Meeting

When:    Saturday, March 4, 2023 at 4:30PM

For information to follow.

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