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Galetta Community Association

May 2010 Newsletter


The weather is beautiful, the flowers are growing, the farm crops are planted and we’re enjoying it here in the Community of Galetta!  The Executive and Directors are excited to host events in the next several months.   We look forward to your support, participation, and volunteer help to ensure success!


We would sincerely like to thank Jeff Egan and Bill Robinson for their dedication to our Outdoor Rink and Rink Shack.  The ice quality this year and the attendance was way beyond our expectations.  Thank you to all of the skaters and hockey players that came out and enjoyed the facility.

What’s happening?

Lawn Bowling Season Has Started~ Come one…Come all! ~

The Lawn Bowling greens are in great shape and after a long winter the Lawn Bowlers are looking forward to a new season!  Lawn Bowling is a great sport for all ages and we’re always looking for new members.

Lawn Bowling Schedule:

Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday- 6:30pm-8pm

Fridays- 10am- 11:30am

Upcoming Bowling Tournaments:

June 14 ~ MacHardy Cup (Mixed Pairs)

June 19-20~ District 16 Ladies & Men’s District Play Downs

July 5~ Russell Cup (Open Triples)

August 16~ Sadler Cup (Mixed Pairs)


Please contact David Jefferies for more information (613) 623-4579

Roast Beef Dinner- Saturday, July 17th at the Galetta Hall

Mark your calendar and plan on attending this event!!  Roast beef, potatoes, veggies, salads, homemade desserts and much more!  This year we’re going to have antique display outside for everyone to enjoy.  We are selling tickets for two sittings, one at 4:30pm and a second at 6:00pm. Ticket costs are $12.00 for adults, $6.00 for kids 6-12 years of age and 5 years & under eat for free.  This is a fun family event and the tickets are limited.  No tickets are sold at the door.  For more information or tickets please contact any of the Executive or Directors.  This is a meal you don’t want to miss !!


Annual Rummage, Flea Market & Bake Sale- October 16th, 17th, & 18th 

We’re gearing up for our Annual Rummage, Flea Market and Bake Sale and need your help!  Do you have items that you no longer need or use, toys that are taking up valuable space, bikes, clothes, decorations we need them to ensure a great sale!  We do ask that you drop any donations off on the back veranda at the hall.  We appreciate your support and do ask that you do not drop items off that are damaged and beyond repair!  Keep in mind we always need help organizing this event so please contact any of the Executive or Directors for further details.

G.C.A Membership

Come out and support your Community Association and become a member!  It’s a great opportunity to meet new friends, help organize Community events and fun for all ages! Become a member today by contacting Peter Shoup at (613) 623-3562.

If you have any questions or would like to volunteer in your Community please don’t hesitate to contact the  Galetta Community Association Executive and Directors listed below:

President:   Jenn Spratt      (613) 623-4846          

Treasurer:    Carol Lacroix   (613)623-3051

Vice President:    Debbie Elliott    (613)623-5420

Secretary:   Lana Dean    (613) 623-0113

Hall Rental:    Eleanor Wallace   (613) 623-3890

Directors: Tony Crowe, Glen Eastman, Diane Egan, Bert  Gardiner, David Jefferies, Peter & Mary Shoup, Ron & Eleanor Wallace