The first in the series of three Card Parties
Thefirst in the series of three card parties was held in the dining hall at the Ayers Cliff Fair Grounds on April 20th, 2013. These are benefiting the Stanstead County Horticultural Society. Cards were played at 10 tables. Scores were added up with Wendy Kimpton (6180 ) winning ladies high. Bea Juby (5620) won ladies 2nd. Gents high went to Merrill Grenier (5160). Royce Wallace (5000) received gents 2nd. For taking the most tricks with the 4 of diamonds went to Stephane Houle. The skunk prize was won by Arthur Bryant. 9 no trump went to Isabel Nelson. Door prizes were won by Len Swallow, Karen Patterson, Ghislaine Leblond, Marion Cox, Stephane Houle, Ghislaine Viens, Beulah Turnbull, Lisa Reford, Pauline Chamberlain, Harris Olsson, Mac Juby, Debbie Smith, Bob Nish, Barbara Wing, Mead Baldwin, and Jocelyn Comeau. Special prizes went to George Peasley, Lisa Reford, Marsha Wallis, Len Swallow, Gayle Grenier, Meryl Nutbrown, Debbie Smith, Greta Nish, Hazel Markwell, Stephane Houle, Cindy Bowen, Louise Peasley, Barbara Wing, Barbara Gosselin, and Marion Cox. Prizes for this card party were donated by Members and the following: Clarke & Sons, Marche Patry, Guilbault’s Hardware, Holland Gardens, The Stanstead Journal, Steve’s Pizzeria, Boutique Fleurs & Passion, Rest-O-Coq Stanstead, Deziel Stanstead, Caisse Populaire des VertsSommets de L’Estrie, Service Agricole (Luke Belanger Inc.), Alan Bullock, Marion Cox, Isabel Nelson, Stanstead I.G.A., and Garage General Stanstead. There will also be 3 more held in this hall on May 11th, 18th & 25th. Benefit the St. James Cemetery – Hatley. Hope to see you.