Over the past two weeks, our Life Boat Club (for retired members and supporters) hosted various events around the country. Below are some highlights:A tea and tour at Station 3 Table Bay was held for members from the City and Atlantic Seaboard area. Patrick van Eyssen (Class 1 Coxswain) and Quentin Botha (Station Commander) shared rescue stories with our LBC members. After the talk they were taken on a base tour and enjoyed tea with the crew.
Guests enjoying the tea, talk and tour.
Quentin Botha (Station Commander) sharing a rescue storyTheresa, our bequest officer met with Mrs Brenda Shear during the week who received her bequest certificate at the Social Bean Café.
Having tea/coffee with Mrs Shirley Henson and Mrs Jean Steele.DURBAN EVENTS:
Helen did a presentation for the Durban Umhlatuzana Rotary Club and one of their members is Wally Pelser who is featured in our latest magazine story 'A Close Shave'. What a small world!
Wally Pelser with Helen WienandHelen and Janet were joined by Roy Weinand and George Petzer (crewmembers at Station 5 Durban) to host a really enjoyable open day tour at Durban Rescue Base. Donors, friends and LBC members came together for tea and cake, a talk and a most interesting tour of the boats.
Welcome to all our new members that joined the Life Boat Club. We also received 8 bequests to Sea Rescue. If you would like to be part of the Life Boat Club and be invited to teas and tours, then send Natasha an email - firstname.lastname@example.org