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Montreal Wanderers 55th Anniversary


2012 marks the Montreal Wanderers RFC’s 55th year, and we’re going to celebrate!

Wanderers old and young from around the globe have e-mailed us to express their interest in participating in the festivities. We have finalized the details for the weekend and we now need to collect reservations and payment so we can make all this happen.

Space is limited for the 55th banquet. If you intend to come, it is necessary to confirm your presence and strongly recommended that you pay in advance. Cost is $65 per person. Confirm your attendance by emailing wanderers55th@gmail.com. Payment can be made by writing a cheque to “Montreal Wanderers Rugby Club” and mailing it to Jon Crago at:

Jon Crago
4806 Westmore
Montreal, QC
H4V 1Z3

OR directly by email money transfer to joncrago@yahoo.com.

Montreal Wanderers Rugby Club - 55th Anniversary Jersey

55th Anniversary Jersey – Click to Enlarge

We have also designed a commemorative jersey for the event. The cost is $55 flat and payment will be collected by Chris Pam at the field on September 1st. Numbers are limited, so if you intend to buy a jersey, reserve your size and quantity by sending Christopher Pam and email: (chrispam.montreal@gmail.com). Cash and cheques (made out to “Montreal Wanderers RFC”) will be accepted.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Thursday August 30th – 50 years and over dinner

William Powney is organizing a dinner for club members over 50 at a Montreal-area eatery. Please contact William directly at WPowney@sdklbb.com to confirm your attendance.

Friday August 31th – Meet and Greet Drinks at the Ye Olde Orchard (de la Montagne)

Friday night drinks to mingle with Wanderers old and new and to talk up Saturday`s game. No reservations required—just show up and have fun.

Saturday September 1st Afternoon – Game day

2 to 3 games showcasing Wanderers’ talent from ages 9 to 90.
Refreshments and snacks will be available at the pitch.
Pick up your commemorative 55th jerseys and paraphernalia at the field – bring your money! (jersey details above)
Games start at 12:00 and finish at 4:00
Played at the Douglas home pitch – directions available on the Wanderers website here

Saturday September 1st Evening – 55th Banquet at Vieux Port Steakhouse

Saturday evening we will be celebrating with dinner and drinks at the Vieux Port Steakhouse (www.vieuxportsteakhouse.com).
Cost is $65 per person and spouses are invited, but drinks are not included.
Cocktails start at 6:00pm; dinner is served at 7:30pm
Fish and steak dinner options.

Be sure to “Like” the Wanderers’ Facebook page to be kept up to date on any events related to the 55th.

See you in a couple of weeks!

Regards,

The 55th Organization Committee

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