Woodpen’s Calendar of Events for 2015


Woodpens’ Annual Christmas Lunch and AGM

       For full report see November 2015 Hot-line

          Pictures taken at the event.



$!.49 Hockey Tuesday March 10th vs. Spokane Chiefs


-          Location Vancouver Colosseum 100 North Renfrew Street

-          Doors open at 5:30PM

-          Meet-N-Greet downstairs in the remodeled “East Side Fan Zone”. (Note, this is a different room from our meet-n-greet last year).  Ushers will be available to assist anyone who needs help to reach the elevators. A great time to renew old acquaintances and have a bite before the game. Light meals, beer, wine, fountain drinks, etc. will be available to purchase.

-          Puck drop at 7:00PM

-          Newspaper advertising will start to appear in early March featuring copies of one of our old B-Day ads.

-          Radio advertising will start about the same time featuring our old whistled B-Day theme.

-          Overwaitea Food Group have again allowed us to cover some of their boards logos with our Woodward’s Logo—Thank you OWFG!!

-          Vancouver Giants players helmets will feature our Woodward’s logo for this game.

***Special Parking Feature for Woodward’s Alumni and friends on pre-booked tickets ONLY

The Vancouver Giants are underwriting the cost of parking to our friends and family to $1.49 per vehicle. This rate is NOT AVAILABLE if you buy your tickets at the door or for the general public so please fill out and send in the form below and request the tickets and the parking coupon(s) you require.

THE CUTOFF DATE FOR ORDERING THIS WAY IS FEBRUARY 27 to allow time for mailing the tickets and parking coupon. Tickets can be purchased in either the RED zone or the GOLD zone:

-          Red Zone 1st ticket costs $19.50 2nd ticket costs $1.49

-          Gold Zone 1st ticket costs $24.00 2nd ticket costs $1.49

-          For every regular priced ticket purchased you can buy another ticket for $1.49 so plan to bring lots of friends and family.

-          NOTE the only way to secure “$1.49” tickets on gold seating is through the Woodward’s early mail in order form.

John and I will continue to work with Dale and will send further updates out in the February newsletter. If you have any questions leading up to the game please contact either myself, Bill Lawrie 604-931-2971 or John Bishop for clarification.

Hope to see you all at the game.

Bill Laurie


Convenient mail-in order form for Woodward’s $1.49 Hockey Game

Vancouver Giants vs. Spokane Chiefs Tuesday March 10, 2015

Doors Open 5:30PM Puck Drop 7:00PM

NAME _______________________________________________

ADDRESS _____________________________________________

CITY _________________________________________________

POSTAL CODE __________________________________________

RED SEATS  # of tickets @ $19.50 ___ = _____  PLUS # of tickets @ $1.49 ___ = _____  TOTAL $_______

GOLD SEATS # of tickets @ $24.00 ___ = _____ PLUS # of tickets @ $1.49 ___ = _____ TOTAL $ _______

PARKING PASS(S) # of passes @ $1.49 ____ = _____

Means of payment:

Cheque Make payable to the Vancouver Giants

Master  Card # ______ ______ _______ ______   expiry date ____________

VISA # ____________ ________ _____ _______   expiry date ____________

FAX TO 604-254-2687

EMAIL TO  lfoss@vancouvergiants.com

Snail Mail TO Tickets, 100 NORTH Renfrew Street, Vancouver, BC V5K 3N7



     Three Johns, Woodward, Hopkins, and Kennedy                                                  The 19th hole


            Gourmet Buffet, Steak and Chicken                                                        Heavy on the chicken


            Kip Woodward and John Bishop dig in                                            Kip Woodward and Ian Murdock


          The Ladies receive their trophy                                                        Ian Murdock shares some humour


                                    Door Prizes                                                                    John Kennedy with Kip Woodward


                    Men’s and Ladies trophies


The Date is set for this summer!

 Woodpens’ Night at Theatre Under the Stars in Stanley Park”.

Oliver! The musical

“A fresh Take on the Beloved Musical Classic”


On Monday Evening, July13th, 2015 at 8:00 PM in beautiful Stanley Park’s Malkin Bowl

Cost: $30.00/person


     Back by popular demand and big summer fun and a great show for kids..... Peter Koel has again negotiated a special group rate for Woodpens’ Club members, family & friends! The cost will be $30.00 per person with a limited number of reserved tickets to be sold on a first come first served basis. Mark your calender now! Be the first to reserve your tickets and avoid disappointment.  The seats are director-style, located front and centre....it will be easy for everyone to see and hear the show! (We have never had rain on “our night” however, in case it does rain, our tickets include rain insurance which will allow us to use our ticket on another night.) As an added perk, each ticketholder will be entitled to a free cup of coffee or hot chocolate. Thank you, Peter, for making these arrangements for another fun “Woodpens’ Club Night at TUTS!  

2015 Show information:

    Charles Dicken’s ever-popular novel, Oliver Twist, springs to life in this fresh take on the beloved musical theatre classic. Join everyone’s favourite orphan and a cast of unforgettable characters on a dramatic adventure through the underbelly Victorian London.

    The witty, sensational score includes such toe-tapping melodies as Food Glorious Food, Consider Yourself, I’d Do Anything, and one of the greatest musical theatre songs, As Long As He Needs Me. 

Oliver! brims with theatrical thrills and glorious summer fun.  Never before has a show given more!

      Don’t forget! Mark your calendar and order your tickets now! Be the first to reserve your tickets and avoid disappointment! There are limited tickets available for Woodpens’ Club members, friends and family for this evening’s show.....order your tickets early!

    Thank you again Peter for organizing what will be another great show for this summer’s Woodpens  Night at Theatre Under The Stars!  We hope to see you and many other Woodwardites at the show on Monday, July 13th.