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Introducing the South Okanagan KIN Club!!

It is OFFICIAL!! The Penticton Kinette Club is now the SOUTH OKANAGAN KIN CLUB!! We are a men’s and women’s service group ‘Serving the Communities Greatest Needs’ from Summerland to Osoyoos. Keep posted for more information about our exciting events coming up over the next couple of months.

Want to be part of the excitement?  Visit our Contact Us page to send us a note – we would love to meet you!Canada Rocks

 

As We Pause to Remember…..

Logo-PortraitsOfHonourAs we pause to remember those who have fallen in wars fought long ago, most Canadians’ thoughts will also turn to those soldiers who lost their live just this year on our home soil.

Please also take time to remember those who came home from war broken, physically and emotionally, whether they be 40 or 90 years old.

The Kin Canada National service project Portaits of Honour raises funds for the families of those soldiers who did not return from Afghanistan, and to support those soldiers who returned with life-changing physical injuries and emotional trauma.

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Note: Picture and Logo copied from Portraits of Honour website

 

 

An Evening at the Oscars – Early Bird Draw Nov 14th

      We are rolling out the red carpet for you! 

We are holding our 11th Annual Ladies Night Gala on November 22nd, with proceeds benefitting Cystic Fibrosis Canada and local charities.  Be prepared to be WOWED by the fashions and entertainment, while you browse the silent auction items.  The Penticton Fire Department will once again be serving Hors D’oeuvres prepared by Mobile Morsels Fine Food & Catering.

Buy your tickets by Nov 13th to have your name entered for an awesome Early Bird draw from Melt Day Spa.  The winner will be treated to 2 hours of pampering on the day of the event, including full makeup, manicure and pedicure (a $250 value)!

Tickets are only $30 and are available at Peaches Lingerie, Something Pretty Boutique, CoCo’s Collection and the Penticton Wine Country Visitor’s Center.  Contact Kinette Heather at 250-462-5343 for more information or to purchase tickets.

click here for the NIGHT AT THE OSCARS poster

Kinvention 2014 – VIVA LAS VEGAS!

The Kinette Club of Penticton is proud to be hosting the District 5 Kinvention this May Long Weekend in beautiful Summerland, BC.

If you are a Kinsmen, Kinette or Kin from BC/Yukon, we want to see you in Summerland.  Join us on Friday for Golf at the majestic Summerland Golf & Country Club, Wine Tours (including stops at Thornhaven, Sumac Ridge, Okanagan Crush Pad and Dirty Laundry Vineyard), a BBQ and fun casino in the evening.

Saturday business meetings will see us in our finest Vegas duds…..

Saturday Evening Service Dinner – pay $10 to wear jeans instead of your fancy duds (funds going to Cystic Fibrosis Canada).  Dance the night away to the stylings of DJ Ian

Sunday Night is the Governor’s Gala – Elvis will be in the Building (no – he is not dead!) and more dancing with DJ Ian.

Join us for great food, superb company, and the chance to win some awesome prizes (and there might be a bit of Kin business taken care of, too)!

Contact pentictonkinettes@gmail.com to register.

Countdown on – Rubber Ducks Racing in the Channel on May 10th

Will your duck be racing in the Penticton Channel on May 10th?

$1000 first prize, $500 2nd prize and 10 random $50 prizes – but you can’t win unless you buy a ticket!

Contact any Penticton Kinette, comment on this post, or go to Penticton London Drugs customer service for tickets.  Only $5 each and only 4000 ducks racing – gotta like those odds!