RYEDALE AQUARIST SOCIETY EARLY YEAR PARTY 2012
and photographs by David Marshall
Our members and locally-based friends
enjoyed our 2011 Early New Year Party so much that we decided to go with the same
idea for 2012.
Thankfully, the weather remained calm so, on the evening
of Wednesday 22nd February 2012, a total of 21 members and friends of Ryedale
Aquarist Society made their way to the Mill Suite at Pickering Memorial Hall.
concentrating on the 'Colours quiz'.
and Avril Banks travelled the furthest distance
to be with us.
evening began with the presentation of a 'Colours quiz' that was devised by
Sue Marshall. The 25 questions had a mixed theme but all led to some form of colour
as their answer. The winners were the 'Seasiders' team of Mr. Frank Tolomeo, Mrs.
Ann Grayson, Mr. Richard Hebden and Richard's girlfriend Sarah
The 'Seasiders' won the 'Colours quiz
the 'pot luck supper' the people present filled a couple of large tables to the
brim with a variety of sweet and savoury foods.
Marshall and Ann Mook help prepare the food tables.
you will see from the accompanying photograph Mr. Frank Tolomeo's 'Play your cards
right Ryedale style' went down a storm and finished a wonderful evening in great
style. Mr. Mark Lyons and I played a very tactical game to take first place over
the husband and wife team of Trevor and Joan Douglas.
was assisted by Henry Hallsworth
for 'Play your cards right'
- David and Mark celebrate their victory.
photograph by Sue Marshall
and Joan Douglas.
Finally, thank you to everyone
present for their company, food and raffle prize donations. A wonderful start
to a new fishkeeping year!