Time, Had By All!
By E T Russell
Valley Seniors enjoyed Thanksgiving Roast Turkey with the trimmings and of
course the pumpkin pie, Wednesday December 7th at the Salvation Army Conference Center /Pine Summit Banquet Hall in Big Bear Lake.
Holiday Luncheon is a Big Bear Valley tradition, provided by the devoted Rotary
Club of Big Bear Lake for twenty-eight years.
four hundred guests the no-cost-to-Seniors, full-course Turkey Dinner with
additional amenities; such as meeting long-time friends and meeting new ones.
Rotarians have several ways to help defray
the cost of the annual event.
This year thirty-seven Table Sponsorships (@ $100)
helped to finance the Luncheon. Many Seniors received Christmas gifts provided
by active Rotarians, who donated a gift, gift basket or gift card (valued at
$25 or more) to be given away.
An estimated one-hundred
twenty-five or more gifts were given, as each name was picked from a drawing of
all dinner guests’ names. Fifty table décor Poinsettias were
also given away at the conclusion of the Luncheon.
more information about the annual community event, contact Keenan Warner at
661-803-8252 or Rich Collier at 909-866-8672.
A ‘Special Thanks’ to the Big Bear Lake
Salvation Army and the Staff
700 Wren Drive * Big Bear Lake
PHOTOS Courtesy of Rotarian Dave Johnson & News Editor E T Russell
Mrs. appeared to bring
“Merry Christmas to All!”