April was national Volunteer month.
We celebrated all our volunteers for all their time, talents and hard work.
We have just finished donating a record $1.5 million donation to the hospital to support our new emergency room. We are indebted to this generous community who support all of our many fundraisers. Thank you.
On Thursday May 9 th there will be a classy- sassy Quality Jewellery sale in the Hospital Cafeteria, sponsored by the Aquarius group.
This will take place from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. They will be selling 10 and 14 carat Gold and Silver rings with gem stones in them. There will also be necklaces, bracelets and watches available. This sale will also feature some all occasion cards created and designed by local artists.
The next day May 10th the Semiahmoo group which is celebrating their 70th anniversary this year, is having a bake sale also in the hospital cafeteria
Our Gift Shop in the Hospital lobby is filling up with lots of new things. There is lots of new clothing, perfect for a summer vacation, sun hats. purses and scarves.
Our Flower Power ladies always have arrangements in the flower refrigerator.
On May 23 rd , the Aquarius Group will be hosting their Golf Tournament at Nico Wynd Golf course. This is located at 3601 Nico Wynd Drive
Registration is at 12:30 pm and the Tee time is 1:00 pm. The cost is $65.00 and the format is team best ball, and a light dinner is included.
There will be a 50/50 with the Peace Arch Auxiliary getting half the proceeds, as well as a live auction.. There will be a fabulous live auction with many prizes.
If you would like to register for this event please call Sharon at 604-531-8494 or at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Kay Hogg Goodwill Group is having a new fundraiser this June, a “Spring Dinner”.
This will be held at the new Belle’s restaurant (3208 140 St.) on Thursday June 13th . This will be a “Texas Barbeque” and will feature apple pie for dessert. Western dress is optional.
This event will have an auction with lots of great items and a notable auctioneer, local MP and lifetime member of the Auxiliary, Gordie Hogg.
Tickets are available from Kathy at 604-535-8552 or 604-671-5457.
The Auxiliary is always looking for new members. Men are needed to help at the Superfluity Thrift Shop.
If you would like to join, please pick up a membership package at the information desk at the hospital or at the Superfluity Shop, located at 15163 Prospect Ave., or on our website at www.pahas.ca.
We can also be reached on Facebook at Peace Arch Hospital Auxiliary.