CIRCULAR FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2022

Dear Members,

As you are all aware, autumn has arrived which has certainly been proved by the recent weather, although having said that our farmers and anyone in the agricultural world are thrilled with all this water.  Hopefully, the level in the reservoirs has also risen which bodes well for the future here in the islands.

Now, just returning to September, we would inform you that the Jens Ole bridge tournament was very successful, and details of winners  etc. are on the board in the bridge room.  Our thanks and appreciation to Mr. De Winter and Ms. Valeria Casado for giving of their time in coming to the Club and giving us a talk on the Cofete Myth and Artificial Intelligence respectively.

Now to the month of October:

 7th – Presentation of book of Enrico Maria Rende by Daniel Montesdeoca.

12th–  National Holiday of Dia de la Hispanidad.  Therefore the Club will be closed

14th and 15th – Bridge Tournament for  the Club´s Anniversary.

19th – Poems Out Loud organized by Ms. Jeannie van Rupuey.  Theme is “Winners and Losers”.  Lunch followed by the Reading of the poems.

19th 19:30h – Benjamin Dominguez gives a  talk with music of Canarian Rock from the 60s and 70s

20th – Lunch party for the Old Girls of the Sacred Heart College.

28th Club Anniversary tea party as from 17.00h Tea or Coffee plus a variety of homemade cakes and sandwiches.

Regarding the menus sent out by the President, we would clarify the following

The Lite Bite will be on offer on a daily basis and the first Canarian menu and first British menu will be on offer for two weeks.  Then we change to the following menus.

We shall continue to open for Saturday lunch and on Saturday evenings by request.

Please don ´t forget to contact Adriana if you are thinking of having a special Christmas party for your family or colleagues and she will send you the Christmas menus.

Hoping to see you in the Club.

We look forward to seeing you in the Club.

Próxima reunión del Club de Lectura, miércoles 28 de septiembre de 2022

Este mes estaremos celebrando el séptimo aniversario del comienzo de nuestra andadura con el Club de Lectura, y para ello el libro elegido es «Asesinato en el Orient Express» de Agatha Christie.

La presentación del libro correrá a cargo de Don Juan Francisco Bosch, y Don Diego Cambreleng, ya que ambos fueron los primeros en presentar el libro hace siete años.

CLOSED FOR VACATIONS

Dear members, 

We would like to inform you that this Friday, the 29th of July , will be the last day that the Club remains open before the holidays.
On Saturday, the 30th of July , he will be employed in cleaning and preparation tasks for the closing during the month of August.

On Friday September the 02nd we will be back, hoping to see you all again.

We hope you enjoy the holidays, and we look forward to seeing you all soon.

Best regards.

Próxima reunión del Club de Lectura, miércoles 21 de julio de 2021

El pasado miércoles, día 30 de Junio, tuvimos nuestra reunión mensual en torno a un libro. En esta ocasión fue “El ruido y la furia” del premio Nobel William Faulkner. Damos las gracias a Margarita Curbelo por su magnífica presentación, así como su apasionada defensa del mismo que animó a más de uno a volver sobre sus páginas.

El libro que estaremos comentando este mes es «La Actriz» de Anne Enright, como siempre a la 13:30h en nuestro Club.

Próxima reunión del Club de Lectura, miércoles 30 de junio de 2021

Como cada último miércoles del mes, el 26 de mayo tuvo lugar en nuestro Club la reunión del Club de Lectura, en la cual comentamos la maravillosa novela «Hamnet». Queremos agradecer a «Mely» por su estupendo resumen, el cual nos hizo revivir y emocionarnos otra vez con este magnífico libro.

El libro que estaremos comentando este mes es «El Ruido y la Furia» de William Faulkner, como siempre a la 13:30h en nuestro Club.