Winter Games just around the corner
Get your winter sports gear ready for the Vogue Optical Provincial 55-Plus Winter Games Feb. 22 to 27 in Summerside.
Registration deadline is Wednesday, Feb. 10. No late registrations will be accepted.
Events include hockey, curling, stick curling, pickleball, bowling, snowshoeing, walking, skating, auction 45s, swimming, cribbage, contract bridge, squash, duplicate bridge, 8-ball pool, darts, crokinole, and Scrabble.
There will also be an opening ceremony and a closing celebration banquet.
People are encouraged to participate in the friendly competition.
Curling and stick curling take place at the Silver Fox Curling and Yacht club, with curling (women’s open, men’s open, 55plus mixed, 65-plus mixed) going Feb. 22 to 24, and two-person stick curling (women’s and men’s open) taking place Feb. 25 to 26.
Entry fee is $15 per person per event, plus a $5 per person administration fee. There is a $20 charge for the celebration ceremony and dinner. Entry forms are available at P.E.I. curling facilities.
There is no charge to attend the health and wellness expo on Friday, Feb. 26.
Register online at www.pei55plusgamessociety.ca.
Payments can be made via etransfer or by mailing (P.E.I. 55+ Games Society, 203 - 40 Enman Crescent, Charlottetown, PE, C1E 1E6) or dropping off a cheque or cash to Credit Union Place or the P.E.I. 55+ Games office at 40 Enman Crescent in Charlottetown. Registration is not complete until payment is received.