Storytellers Needed for Story Night!

Story, Story Night!  

Storyteller Registration: 

Storyteller participants in the Story, Story Night program should be Black Point residents (male or female), or “honorary” guests nominated by a Black Pointer. 

Seven storytellers will have 8 minutes (@ 800-900 words) to share their true-life experience. This time limit will be observed to keep the program to the 1.5 hours scheduled at the Black Point Clubhouse.  A podium will be provided for notes.  Storytellers will be responsible for their own A-V needs.

Story Topics: 

We all have interesting stories to tell…from past childhood adventures…military remembrances…special travel experiences…college recollections…treasured family moments…career highlights… 

Program Details: 

  • Date: Thursday, August 18, 2022
  • 6:00-7:30 p.m. 
  • Black Point Clubhouse 
  • Pasta Dinner available

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To Participate: 

Please complete the form below and submit it to Jim Schepker, at jimschepker@gmail.com….or drop it off at 46 Indianola Road. Submission deadline: Monday, August 1, 2022

  • Name______________________________________          Email: ___________________________
  • BP Address _________________________________           Cell phone # ______________________
  • Story Title___________________________________         Story Word Count, @________________

Please join us…to share your beguiling, enlightening story that will benefit your fellow Black Pointers!

Story, Story Night!

 

Mark your calendar for an exciting storytelling night brought to you by seven Black Point neighbors!

 

Hear their unique and memorable 8-minute stories of childhood adventures… military remembrances… special travel experiences… college recollections… treasured family moments… and career highlights.

 

  • Date: Thursday, August, 18, 2022
  • 6:00-7:30 p.m.
  • Black Point Clubhouse
  • ALL ARE WELCOME— members, guests and visitors!

 

Dinner available: served by master chef Jim Mastria…. 

 

  • Pasta, meatballs, sausage, garlic bread and salad
  • Price per serving: $10.00
  • BYOBeverages.

 

Admission:

 

  • $5.00 per couple/family/ party.  (Proceeds will benefit Black Point Men’s Club programs.) 

 

Join us for this engaging and beguiling night… brought to you by your fellow Black Pointers.

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Beach Bash Update

Black Point Beach Bash – 5:50 to 9:30 PM Main Beach

PLEASE SEE NEW UPDATE!!!!!!

Due to the unexpected weather pattern the Band has decided to move to the clubhouse so we can still have a good time!!

Sorry for the late notice the band did not feel comfortable getting equipment wet.  
The Bash will be officially at the clubhouse and will begin hopefully at 5:30 but with moving it might be a little delayed.
Don’t let the rain stop you from coming, bring your tents and enjoy some music.  
See you there.
Suzanne Smith, BPWC Publicity

 

Black Point Golf Outing July 12th, 2021

Black Point Golf Outing

When: Monday July 12, 2021

Where: Great Neck Country Club

Time: 12:00 Shot Gun start – Reception / Raffle / Awards to follow

Golf: $125.00 per personDeadline to sign up with payment July 5th.

Reception only: $30.00 per person

All proceeds to benefit the Cahill Black Point Education Fund Scholarship

Make Checks Payable to:  Chris Gent

To Register or Questions Contact:

a. Tom Meggers   860-559-7978 or   thomasmeggers3@gmail.com  

15 Sea view

b. Chris Gent   860-897-6510 or Cgent@WHwmg.com

 26 East Shore Drive

Checks can be delivered to Tom or Chris

**** When registering please include handicaps ****

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Black Point Beach Club May 30th, 2021 Annual Meeting Minutes Posted

Black Point Beach Club May 30th, 2021 Annual Meeting Minutes

Upcoming Men’s Club Events

July 17 7PM @ Clubhouse ” The Origins of Names, Words, and Phrases–and a few other things” – Dave Ogle
Who was the real Uncle Sam, the real General T”sao, or the original Peeping Tom?  Who was Anna Schicklgruber and what is her great historical significance?  How did Connecticut and Martha’s Vineyard get their names?  What are the origins of words and phrases like “thinking outside the box”, honeymoon, gossip, chairman, “mind your Ps and Qs”, Ivy League, and fake news (hint on this last one: its not who you think)?  How about food names like fetuchini alfredo, eggs benedict, caesar salad, or drink names like martini, daiquiri,and whiskey?     Answers to these and  to the origins many other names. words, phrases, plus a few other tidbits,  like why mens’s  shirts have their buttons on the left while women’s blouses have their buttons on the right, will be revealed on the evening of (insert date).  All are invited to come and enjoy what should be an entertaining and fun evening.
Aug 14th 7PM @ Clubhouse “Trivia Night” $5/ Person -Joe Rhodes our own “Alex Trebek”
Annual BP Men’s Club Trivia Night
To Reserve a spot or table call John Campion @ 860 739 8161

Double Elimination “first to 5 point” Bocce Tournament

Family bocce Tournament SATURDAY JUNE 29th Noon to 3:00pm
After the overwhelming success of the BP Men’s Club Family Bocce tournament last summer, we are pleased to announce the 2019 event.
WHAT: Double Elimination “first to 5 point” Bocce Tournament
WHERE: Black Point Clubhouse
WHEN: Noon to 3:00pm
WHY: A fun family event to include the next generation of BP bocce players
ENTRY DEADLINE: Friday June 21st @ NOON
ENTRY FEE: $10 per family team entry
ENTRY HOW: Email to Ed Zito (egzito@aol.com). Drop-off entry fee at 57 Nehantic or to John Campion at 32 White Cap.
FORMAT: 1) A team must consist of family members (or family members of friends/neighbors). Recommended age of participants 8 to 88 2) Double elimination (so ALL teams will play at least 2 matches) 3) chairs and/or blankets, umbrellas etc. are recommended for your viewing pleasure.
Light food/snacks and beverages will be available. Prizes will be awarded to the winning team