The Qualicum Beach Area Newcomers Alumni (QBANA) is an independent, non-profit club formed in 2004 by former members of the Qualicum Beach Area Newcomers Club who wished to continue their activities once their two-year Newcomer’s membership had expired. The purpose of QBANA is to meet and make friends and continue friendships through recreational, social and special interest activities.
QBANA Next Meeting — St. Stephen’s Church Hall
Tuesday October 22nd 10:00 am
Guest Speaker: Krysta Robins, Community Relations Manager for the new Berwick Centre in Qualicum Beach
Saturday October 26th — 15th Anniversary Gala and reunion
Eaglecrest Golf Club, Qualicum Beach. Dinner with entertainment and prizes throughout the evening.
The theme is The QBANA Canadian Ascot
Meet and greet Happy Hour 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm, followed by dinner. You will get to choose the winning horse and qualify for prizes. Opportunity to dress up as if attending Ascot Races, or not as you choose.
Following the dinner there will be surprise entertainment, mixed in with watching the horse races.
Ticket Price: $48.00
Contact: Bert Harding
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Tuesday November 5th David Maas bus tour
Tour will be in the Cumberland area. Cost $23. Pick up at the QB Civic Centre at 9:30 am with return at 2:30 pm. Participants to bring a lunch. Contact: Ian Robertson.
Monday December 9th QBANA Christmas at TOSH
Bring your favourite Christmas appy. Cost $12 per person. Wine will be sold at $4 per glass. Time: 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm. Contact: Laurene Ebbett
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Wednesday January 29th Banish the Winter Blues Games Day
QB Rotary Hall is the venue. Games will begin at 3pm. Dinner 6 pm. Meat and vegetarian chilies, scones and breads, (some gluten free) salads and desserts.
Cost $20 Contacts: Lorraine Vermeulen or Lynn Cindric
Ladies’ Lunch: Wednesdsay October 28th at 12:00 noon
Boston Pizza in Parksville. Great Pizzas and a wide selection of pastas and other menu choices.
Contact persons Ruth Harding or Beryl O’Sullivan
Men’s pub Lunch: Wednesday October 28th at 11:45 am.
Lunch at the Rod and Gun Pub in Parksville.
Contact: Ron Bowers
Check out the gallery page on this website. If you have photos of recent events please forward them to Clive Arthorne.