Hot Shots LOGO BlueGrey 2016 1 copy 1 copyOur 25th year of staging camps in Canada and the USA will see us return to the OAKVILLE CURLING CLUB for our annual summer three-day camp September 25-27.

Our traditional Oakville camp draws curlers from across the United States, Ontario and Quebec to your beautiful facility. This is an adult camp, open to individuals, couples, and teams.

To All Oakville Senators
 
I am forwarding the sad news of one of our Fellow Senators Ken Smith Passing.

Regards Tom Wienhold

OCC.Exterior.cropped.1x1NOTE: The date for the Annual General Meeting has been changed.


The Annual General Meeting of the Members of the Oakville Curling Club will be held WEDNESDAY, THE 26th DAY OF JUNE, 2019, at 7:00 pm for the following purpose:

  1. Acceptance of Minutes of Annual General Meeting held June 20th, 2018
  2. President's Report
  3. Director’s Reports
  4. Review and adopt the Financial Statements for the year ended April 30th 2019, copy of which accompanies this notice, together with the Auditor's Report
  5. Review of the Operating Budget for 2019/2020
  6. Appoint Auditors and authorize the Board to set their remuneration
  7. Elect Directors
  8. Confirm the Acts of the Directors for the preceding year
  9. Transact such business as may come before the meeting or any adjournment thereof

In the recent Annual General Meeting Notice, we were still waiting for the audited financial statements. It was our hope that we would have them by last Saturday and thus comply with our bylaws requiring the information be provided at least 10 days prior to the AGM date.

Since we did not receive them at that time and in order to provide our members the time to review all of the materials in the AGM package and to comply with our bylaws, we will be postponing the previously announced AGM date. The Board of Directors will be meeting this Thursday, June 13th to approve the new date and a new Meeting Notice email, with the complete Meeting Package, will follow on Friday.

I apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused with making the previous date available and hope that you will be able to attend the new date when announced.

Paul Eeles
President, Board of Directors
Oakville Curling Club

monthly events calendarA handy reference for all of the important dates throughout the 2019/20 Curling season.

August
August 19, 20, 21, 22, 23 Summer Youth Camp
August 19, Monday Summer Curling League begins
August 23, 24, 25 Hot Shots Camp
Various Dates OCT Fall Classic/Stu Sells Practice Ice
August 30, 31, Sep 1 OCT Fall Classic

Mark.AsheyOur good friend Mark Ashley joined Oakville Curling Club in September 2017. For someone who was only at the club for two years, he has probably met and curled with more people than most.

We are so sorry to say that he was diagnosed with cancer mid-March and passed away last week. Mark touched the lives of so many with his enthusiasm and exuberance. We invite you to come celebrate Mark’s life with us.

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Membership registration is now open. Please help the club by registering now. This allows us to better understand our league capacities and our ability to accept new members.

Friday April 26 was our Evening Men's League closing night, where we held the final playoff games for five divisions. Congratulations to all teams for another successful season, and a special recognition goes to team Tetley for winning the club championship for three straight years now.

The winning teams are:

A Division

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Ian Tetley, skip
Scott Foster, vice
Bob Reid, 2nd
Reggie Millage, lead

In the finals, Ian did not play. The lineup that night was Scott Foster, Bob Reid, Cody Maus (spare), Reggie Millage

K4K.2019

The Kurl 4 Kids Charity Spiel celebrating their 30th anniversary this year, hit an all new record high raising $150,125.00 for the Oakville Hospital Foundation and the Sandra Schmirler Foundation.  Such incredible generosity from all the sponsors, players, supporters, friends and family!  Thank you to all the celebrity skips that came from all over the world!

Click HERE for more information and get involved next year!  Save the Date:  April 9-11th, 2020!

Thank you to all the willing and capable women who served as our Day Women's Executive for the 2018-2019 season!
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From left to right:
Stephanie Carne, Joanne Courchesne, Maureen Pike, Patricia Hooper, Heather MacTavish, Denise Norman, Diane MacLeod, Marjorie Julia, Judy Edwards, Cindy Harrison, Susan Making, & Jean Baylis.
Absent:
Linda McDonald

Team EdmondsonOur expansion this year to 40 teams has worked out quite well.  This has given us an even distribution of teams in our ladder.  Our plan is to stick with 40 teams into the next season.  Frank, Stu and Roy plan to revamp our rules a bit during the off-season, so check out the website at the end of the summer to see the changes.

The semi-finals were extra exciting this year with four games extending to an extra end.  You could tell that there were some close shots in the finals by the sound level in the lounge after some of the rocks got to the house.

We look forward to all getting back together next season, but now it is time to focus on some outdoor activities.  Enjoy the summer !

Roy

Click Read More for winners and pictures

2019.WNL.champsCongratulations to all of our WNL League division winners

Our season ending evening on Wed April 17 saw some great games, great shots and a lounge full of excited spectators.

This year’s overall WNL League Champions winning team is:

  • Erika Brown, Kirsten Wall, Melissa Foster, Sandra Braunsteiner and Shari Angle.

The playoff winners in each division were:

  • A Erika Brown, Kirsten Wall, Melissa Foster, Sandra Braunsteiner and Shari Angle
  • B Gail Cosman, Cheryl Van der Kroon, Laurie Thomson and Laura King
  • C Nell Van Ymeren, Linda Savelli, Sharon Hay-Pole, Julianne Matthews and Janice Lindsay
  • D Marg Byrne, Laura Pratt, Sheila Wiebe and Paula Somers

Regards

Evelyn Gowan

It is a privilege to share that honory OCC life member Bill Finlay is celebrating his 100th birthday today - Saturday April 6th!!!Bill.Finlay.Jacket

He is a living legend around the Club for his contributions to the sport of Curling, his love for his family, active lifestyle, WW2 veteren, pilot (check out the link below from his 98's birthday flight!) and so much more!

Happy Birthday and welcome to the Centenarian Club Bill from all of your friends and family at the Club!! - 10 decades young!  You are an inspiration!

P.S. Don't be surprised if you drive past him on the roads as he successfully renewed his drivers license earlier this week!

Team McLarenCongratulations to all of our Mixed League division winners. Our season ending championship weekend saw 80 teams vying for divisional bragging rights.

Our overall 2018-2019 overall season points champions were the team of David Sykes, Marjorie McArthur, David Feldstein, Gail Cosman.

This year saw a first time overall Mixed League Championship winning team. Congratulations to:

Ken McLaren, Tara McAninch McLaren, Greg Ramier, Jaquie Ramier, Hugh Murphy and Janet Murphy, with alternates Steve Corey and Helen Corey

OCC.Exterior.2x1The next Annual General Meeting of the Oakville Curling Club will be held on Wednesday June 19, 2019.  The meeting will be held in the club lounge starting at 7:00 pm.

You will received your notice via email at least 10 days prior to the meeting.

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