Probus Nanaimo North Club Activities
Welcome Probus Visitors!
The following is an alphabetical list of current Probus Nanaimo North Activities. Members can click on the Members tab above for dates, times, and contact information. Click Activities Menu above for other Special events.
Games are every Wednesday of the month.
Book and Puzzle Exchange
Enjoy reading and/or doing jigsaw puzzles. Come to the General meeting and stop by our table to drop off a book and/or jigsaw puzzle and find a new one.
Book Club meets the third Wednesday of each month at a members house . A book is chosen ahead of time for the group to read and discuss at the next gathering.
5-Pin Bowling group bowls on the second Tuesday of each month, 4pm, at Brechin Lanes. It takes about 1 hour to play 2 games. Cost is $15 which includes rental shoes. 5 Pin Bowling uses a small lightweight ball so it is not strenuous .
Ladies Tuesday Bridge
Ladies afternoon Bridge played every 1st and 3rd and Tues starting at 1pm.
Tuesday Mixed Bridge
Mixed Bridge meets every Tuesday afternoon at 2pm
Friday Mixed Bridge
Mixed Bridge meets every 1st and 3rd Friday afternoon at 1pm
Friday Ladies Bridge
Ladies afternoon Bridge played every 2nd and 4th and Friday starting at 1pm.
Sunday Bridge with Friends
Ladies Bridge with Friends plays Sunday afternoons from 1-4pm on the 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month. On the 3rd Sunday, for those wanting we will go out for dinner after.
Casual Dining is held at a variety of local pubs and restaurants on the second Thursday of the month at 5:30pm. It is a time for members to get together for an evening of good food and good friends. This is an ideal opportunity to discover some of Nanaimo's many eating spots.
Drinks and Appetizers
Drinks and Appetizers meets the second Saturday of the month at 7pm, with rotating hosts. Guest bring an appetizer to share, their own glass and beverage of choice and enjoy an evening with Probus friends.
Games night is the last Saturday of the month at 6:30pm, with rotating hosts. Join in and introduce us to your favorite game.
Ladies canasta plays Hand and Foot Canasta every Thursday at 1pm.
Ladies Golf plays from April to October at a variety of courses on the island. Play 9 or 18, walk or use a cart, come out and enjoy a day on the course.
Men’s Golf meets Wednesday afternoon at a variety of golf courses.
Mixed canasta plays Hand and Foot Canasta on the third Saturday of each month at 7pm at rotating hosts homes.
Nine and Dine
Nine and Dine plays April - October at a variety of Courses.
Pickleball runs every Thursday and everyone meets at 3:00 PM at Oliver Woods. Cost depends on the number of participants and is paid monthly.
Pub Lunch is held at a variety of local pubs on the fourth Friday of the month at 11:30am.
Trail Walking Group meets each Friday for a walk through some wonderful trails in the surrounding area. Weather permitting.
Walking with Dogs
Walking with dogs is weekly on Tuesday at 10am.