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OiR News 25th April 2022

LINE DANCING:
Please note that the Line Dancing is now ready to resume, but with a different day, time and instructor.  Classes will begin on WEDNESDAY 4th MAY in Newton Wallacetown Church Halls from 10am – 12 noon on a fortnightly basis for now.  Existing and new members very welcome.  For more information please contact the Group Leader, Lilian Drynan on 01292 677938.

FOLK CLUB FUNDRAISING CONCERT : NW CHURCH HALLS
A reminder of this event.  Tickets are now printed  and are available at Town Hall Meetings, History Group Meetings, Folk Club Group Meetings and at the AGM on Tuesday 19th April at 1.30 in the Town Hall, and at the door on the day!  Suggested minimum donation per ticket is £5.00.  Come along and have a fun afternoon!

CHOIR:
We are looking for past and new members to be able to re-start our Choir – hopefully end of May, pending numbers.  If you are interested please contact the office on 01292 260086 or email office@oirayr.org.uk.  As soon as we have the required numbers you will get a call back from us.    

EGM:
You are invited to an Extraordinary General Meeting of OiR Ayr, to be held at the beginning Speakers Group meeting on 17th May 2022 at 1.30 in Ayr Town Hall.

The only item on the Agenda at this EGM is the vote on the following amendments to the Constitution.

These amendments have been brought about by the need to reinstate the Office of Treasurer in the Constitution. The wording of the amendments was agreed at the AGM held on 19th April 2022.

5(b)      The office bearers will be the Chair, Vice Chair, Treasurer and Minute Secretary. These office bearers will hold office for 2 years but be eligible for re-election.

11 The Treasurer shall ensure that OSCR (Scottish charity regulator) compliant financial controls and reporting is in place. The Treasurer will ensure that monthly financial reports are issued to the trustee executive committee for review. The Treasurer will ensure that annual fiscal accounts are approved by the trustees and duly authorised by the Chair.


OiR News 12th April 2022

TABLE TENNIS :  MONDAYS, NW HALL 1.30-3.30
This Group has spaces for a number of new players.  If you are interested in joining, please contact Jim Mason on 01292 442191.

LINE DANCING : MONDAYS, NW HALL
The Line Dancing has been temporarily suspended as the instructor has been unwell.  Please keep your eye on our web page for an update on new start date which we very much hope to be end April.

AGM : TOWN HALL, 19TH APRIL 1.30PM
Another reminder of our Annual AGM at the Town Hall on Tuesday 19th April 2022 at 1.30pm.  All members welcome.  Please also note that the office will be closed from 12 noon that day to allow staff to attend.  Also note that in order to be able to vote you must show your membership card.  If you have paid and still do not have a card, please call the office and your card will be at the door on the day of the AGM.

FOLK CLUB FUNDRAISING CONCERT : NW CHURCH HALLS
Tickets have now been printed and are available at Town Hall Meetings, History Group Meetings, Folk Club Group Meetings and at the AGM on Tuesday 19th April at 1.30 in the Town Hall.  Suggested minimum donation per ticket is £5.00.  Come along and have a fun afternoon!
Please follow the link to a ‘sample’ of what our Folk Group do.  Enjoy!  https://youtu.be/mFvgxsKZRx0

EASTER/SUMMER RECESS FOR GROUPS:
If Groups intend to take a holiday during the Easter break, please would Group Leaders ensure that the appropriate Halls staff are aware of this.  Please also inform the office for invoicing purposes.  Also, if Group Leaders already know their finish date for the summer recess, please do let the office know.

MAH JONG, FRIDAYS, PRESTWICK COMMUNITY CENTRE:
Please would members be aware the times for the above Group on Fridays have slightly changed.  They are now 1.45 – 3.45 at Prestwick Community Centre.

OUTDOOR BOWLING:
Outdoor Bowling will be starting on Monday 18th and Thursday 21st  April 9.45am for a 10am start at Northfield Bowling Centre,  Season Tickets are available at Northfield on Thursday 7th and Thursday 14th  10am till 4pm on both days card payments only, A warm welcome given to members who would like to give Bowling try.  Thank you, Robert Kerr, Bowling Group Leader.

CHOIR:
We are looking for past and new members to be able to re-start our Choir – hopefully end of May, pending numbers.  If you are interested please contact the office on 01292 260086 or email office@oirayr.org.uk.  As soon as we have the required numbers you will get a call back from us.                                                                 


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