Greetings from Gay Lady’s Granddaughter

Greetings fellow Sunshiners. We drew the electric parcel last Friday 17th. The winner’s name is on display in the front window of the Op-Shop in Templar Street. Congratulations go to the winner. Our next raffle will be our Mother’s Day Parcel. Lots of nice goodies for mum. This will be drawn on 5th May.

Our birthdays start with Drummer Boy who will be partying today, 21st. SME will be hoping to receive lots of presents on 22nd March. On March 23rd Harry’s Dad and Summerset Val will be turning another year older. On March 24th Little Pattie will be celebrating with her family and friends. On March 25th Jingling Jen’s Wizard and Happy Smile’s Charles will be blowing out another candle on their cakes. Kyeema Kid’s Kismet celebrates a birthday on March 26th. Happy birthday everyone.

Donations keep coming in, so thank you everyone for your generosity over the years. Please leave items at the Op-Shop during business hours. Please include your name or pen-name for acknowledgment. Thanks. Please do not leave goods outside our doors while we are shut. Thanks.

We have a new raffle out at the moment. We have a lovely Mother’s Day parcel. This will be drawn on Friday 5th May. The handmade patchwork quilt will be drawn on 24th March. The Easter lunch is due to be drawn on 5th April. All our raffle tickets are $1 each and can be purchased from the Op-Shop. 

At our bingo night on 13th March we had 12 players present. Sandra won the first hand, Tracey had lots of luck winning the lucky door prize, the night raffle and one of the special hands, with Tresna winning the other special hand. Thanks go to The Forbes Services Memorial Club, Fordy’s Rene, G.L.G.D, Loretta Girl, Felix, Marco’s Mum, Marko’s Mum’s Meagan, Kay, Bec and Mushroom. Thanks everyone for your help. It is most appreciated. 

Next bingo will be on Monday 27th March, starting at 7pm in the auditorium of the Forbes Services Memorial Club. All welcome.

Our Saturday bingo is held weekly at 2pm. This is also held at the Services Club. Eugowra Friends of the Sunshine Club hold their bingo afternoon at 1:30pm at the Eugowra Bowling Club on Tuesday 28th March. You will be made most welcome and a ‘cuppa’ is served at half time. 

Our thought for the week comes from John Ruskin, ‘Remember that the most beautiful things in the world are the most useless: peacocks and lilies, for example.”