Boat Poker Run
Reg. starts @ 10 am @ floating docks, all hands must be turned in by 2:30 pm.
$15 per hand of poker
Hotdogs, hamburgers & pop will be available.
1st prize to be 1/4 of registration money, other prizes to be drawn.
Contact Peter Baccardax for more info: 535-3182
Rain / Wind Date: September 2nd or 7th
August 24th to September 1st.
There will be some “all new” events and some of the annual ones that everyone enjoys.
Welcome summer 2019!
Saturday, August 24th
1pm to 2pm: Children’s Tea Party – Ages 3 to 7
Sponsored by: C.H. Boudreau Funeral Home
7pm to 9pm: Paint Night
Hosted by Theae Rensen and April Sampson
Must pre-register with Jaidon @ 535-3085, must be between 8 years of age and up, and the fee is $10., call early, limited spots available.
Supplies and refreshments will be provided
Sponsored by: Louie’s Cosy Corner
Sunday, August 25th
9am: St John the Baptist Mass
1:45pm to 4pm: Merchandise Bingo
9 games of great merchandise prizes and 9 games of cash Bingo.
Sponsored by: Leon’s Electrical Ltd.
2pm to 4pm: Cardboard Boat Races
Build your own boat at the docks with material supplied. Pre-register with Jaidon @ 535-3085. Children under age seven must be accompanied by an adulkt and all participants must have their own life jacket. Fee is $10.
Sponsored by: Green’s Funeral Home
Monday, August 26th
7pm to 10pm: 45 Card Play
Cost is $10.00 per person. Prizes are: $300., $200., and $100./ Refreshments will be served
Sponsored by: Foodland
Tuesday, August 27th
7pm to 9pm: Opening Night
“Skit” Laugh out loud funny
Sponsored by: premium Seafood
“Mini concert” Enjoy the musical talents of our youth.
An evening of fun and entertainment.
Fee $5.00 per person. Children under 10 yrs free.
Sponsored by: Richmond Enterprises
Wednesday, August 28th
6pm to 7pm: Poker Walk
Best hand wins 20% of the pot, & there are many secondary prizes. Cost is $5./person or $5./poker hand. If you can’t walk, you can purchase a poker hand at the Tara Lynne Centre.
Sponsored by: Kin Excel
6pm to 7pm: Game of “Eye Spy”
Sponsored by: Cape Breton Realty
Thursday, August 29th
7pm to 9pm: “Gerry’s Circle of Friends”
Come out and join in or just enjoy musicians playing live music together to learn and enjoy the music and the company of other musicians.
At the Tara Lynne Centre.
Sponsored by: RBC
Friday, August 30th
1pm to 2pm: Children’s Games: Kids vs Parents
Sponsored by: St Peter’s Marina
8pm to 10pm: Trivia & Pub Night
Emcee: Karl Nightingale
Battle of wits, “All categories of trivia”. Teams of four cost $40. To book call Janice at 535-2068. Cash bar available.
Sponsored by: Snow’s Econoprint
Saturday, August 31st
7am to 9:30am: Men’s Breakfast
$10. for adults, $5. for children under 10 years.
Sponsored by: St Peter’s Home Hardware
8am: All Day Softball Tournament
“Full Division” only. Fee $250. and 2 balls per team, cash prizes. Each team must have a minimum of 3 women. Games are played at the Bona Field and the St Peter’s field. To book call Joan Burke @ 535-2557. Team must pay prior to receiving schedule. Canteen services will be available at the Bona Field on Saturday and Sunday.
Sponsored by: Brent’s Autobody
Ball field Canteen
Sponsored by: Harvey Realties Limited
1pm: Children’s Games: Scavenger Hunt
Sponsored by: Canso Ford
2pm: Children’s Games: Activity Fun
Sponsored by: Jigg’s Take Out
6pm to 9pm: Dinner Theatre: “Nineteen Hundred and 74 Nostalgia”.
An evening of nostalgia and laughs with a dinner theatre production based on life as a teen in St Peter’s during the 1970’s.
The show starts at 6pm, dinner will be served at intermission.
Cost is $30. per person.
Roast beef dinner with salad and desert.
Please contact Jaidon @ 535-3085 during business hours or Sharon @ 535-2512 for tickets. (deadline for tickets is August 26th)
Sponsored by: East Coast Credit Union
Sunday, September 1st
8am: Softball Tournament cont’d, including playoffs. Canteen services will be available at the Bona Field.
Sponsored by: Boudreau’s Fuels
Ball field Canteen
Sponsored by: MacDonnell’s Pharmacy
10am: Boat Poker Run at docks
Rain/wind date: September 2nd or 7th.
Registration begins at 10am at the floating docks. Poker hands available to boaters and non-boaters for $15. each. All pokers hands to be turned in by 2:30pm. 1st prize is 1/4 of the registration money, lots of other prizes to be drawn. Refreshments available. For more info contact Peter Baccardax at 535-3182.
Sponsored by: Blue Nose Insurance Brokers
1pm: Children’s Games: Cake Walk
Sponsored by: Causeway Optical/Coastal Vision Clinic
1:30pm: Children’s Games: Build Your Own Sundae
Sponsored by: V&L Electric Ltd.
1:45pm: Children’s Games: Water Balloon Toss
Sponsored by: Lobsters “R” Us
4pm to 6pm: Annual Festival Community Supper
An assortment of delectable cuisine.
$10. for adults and $5. for children under 10 years.
Please contact Jaindon at 535-3085 during business hours for more details. Please bring food in disposable containers, to prevent loss or damage, if you need some, contact Jaindon, there are some available at the hall.\Sponsored by: Spectrum Home Inspections/Spectrum Air Care
7pm: “Robert Bouchard” Concert
Come enjoy a great performance by the very talented ROBERT BOUCHARD
Cost is $10. per person at the door.
Sponsored by: Barkhouse Appraisals
All ticket draws including: 50/50 draw and the Quilt created and donated by Susan Walker.
Sponsored by: Bluewave Energy
A Big Thank You to all who participated and volunteered in the events, without you the Festival would cease to exsit.
Co-chairs: Rose Merrick and Sharon Chilvers
Welcome to “Gerry’s Music Circle” carrying on the tradition of live music performed by local musicians. All ages and skill levels invited. If you just want to come and listen or dance that’s great too.
We had a successful season thanks to the great musicians who joined our circle.
We will be returning in the fall, we will keep you posted.
Where: at the Anne Sampson Building in River Bourgeois next door to the Tara Lynne Recreation Centre.
40th Anniversary Festival – 2018
This year RBCSS celebrated our 40th anniversary.
The “Ruby Jubilee Festival” took place from August 25th to September 2nd.
A Big Thank You to all who participated and volunteered in the events, without you the Festival would cease to exist.
On the 52nd week of Chasing that Ace of Spades, that Ace has finally been “Caught”
On Saturday, August 17th, 2019, Jean Pottie of L’Ardoise won the final Jackpot of $160+K.
Congratulations to Jean Pottie.
From the RBCSS Board of Directors.
Date: Each Monday
Time: 7:00 pm
At: The Anne Sampson Building
Starting: Oct. 13th and every second Friday till spring
At: the Anne Sampson building / Seniors 50+ Club
Time: 6:00 pm
$5.00 per person
Have great fun.
RBCSS would like to congratulate the Chase the Ace “Jackpot Winner”
On October 28th, 2017 the Chase the Ace Jackpot was won by Rita Fougere.
The jackpot was worth $5094.50 plus 20%, $162.00.
We want to thank all of the people who have helped both with the Chase the Ace and the Cafe’. Without our volunteers we could not do what we do.
Both the Chase the Ace and the Cafe’ will be taking their winter break and will be back in the spring.
The RBCSS Board.
Each Monday at 7:00 pm at the Anne Sampson Building