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GALS Spring Fling, Gananoque, Ontario, Canada


Thursday, May 25, 2017

6:00 pm – For everyone arriving early we will meet in the lobby of the Ramada Inn and decide on a restaurant to go to together. A great way to start Spring Fling and meet some of the people who will be there.

Friday, May 26, 2017

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm: Cocktails at the Royal Canadian Legion, Gananoque. How could we not have a night at the Legion. This has become a favourite. Always a great party.

7:00 pm – 8:30 pm: Dinner at the Royal Canadian Legion, Gananoque. The Legion Ladies Auxillary has welcomed us back each year with a great meal and then join us for the dance.

8:30 pm – 11:00 pm: Dance to “The Reasons”. This band makes a point of coming to our event. The dance floor just hops. Great fun.

Saturday, May 27, 2017

9:00 am - 6:00 pm: Registration in the Ramada Inn Lobby.

9:15 am - 9:45 am: Amanda Ryan – Why is C-16, The Gender Identity or Expression Bill, so important? An update on the progress of the bill.

10:00 am – 12:00 noon: Amanda Jetté Knox – The Maven of Mayhem.
Amanda is the mother of a Trans child and the wife of a Trans Spouse. She is also an incredibly positive advocate for the Trans Community. She has an amazing story to tell. 12:00 noon - 1:30 pm: Spring Time Lunch

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm: Picnic in the Park and Best Legs Contest. Bring a lawn chair and enjoy some time in the sun or under the cedar trees. Then the Best Legs Contest. Whose name will be added this year? Samantha, Helen, Michelle, Cynthia, Samantha, Seleena, Amanda and Lindsay have their names on it now. Who will be next? Want to be in the contest? Let me know at the registration desk. Bring your swimming suit.

2:30 pm – 3:30 pm: Spouses/Significant Others/Mothers Discussion Group.

2:30 pm - 5:30 pm: Makeovers. Once again the girls from Shoppers Drug Mart will make us look beautiful. Have your foundation done then on to makeup. Ask questions and learn as you go. Gotta look great for the Gala evening.

2:30 pm - 6:30 pm: Social time at the Ramada Inn.

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Margaret Link Photo Sessions. Get a professional picture by Margaret while you are looking your absolute best.

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm: Gala Cocktails. Show off that new tuxedo, gown, shoes, jewellery and makeup. Don't hold back. This is your chance to go all out.

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm: Gala Dinner. We have a great meal planned for you. Come and enjoy.

9:00 pm - 9:30 pm: Sears Fashion Show. Great styles from Sears. They will fit our models with all kinds of complimentary outfits. It is a great experience for the models. Want to be a model? Let me know when you register.

9:00 pm - 12:00 midnight: Gala Dance, Dance, Dance. Bring that extra pair of dancing shoes. You will want to be comfortable while you dance the night away. Fun, Fun, Fun.

Sunday, May 28, 2017

9:00 am – 10:30 am: Buffet Brunch. Better than ever. Wrap up your weekend with a magnificent closing day buffet brunch.

Earlier Event: May 7
21st annual Buffalo Brunch