Archive for the ‘What’s new at Reading…’ Category

Welcome to February!

Hello everyone! Well, February is here and the year is now well and truly underway. We had a very entertaining evening last Friday with the Barn Dance. Thanks to everyone who came along. There was some serious talent on display and great fun was had by all. The next club evening is poker! This is […]

Couple makes history on the bowling greens

History was recently made on the bowling greens at Reading Country Club when a husband-and-wife team walked away with the Open Singles Men & Women Championship titles. Wim van Gils (73) and his wife Ursula (66) won the championships towards the end of 2016 and in doing so, became only the second married couple in […]

2017 here we come!

Hello everyone and welcome back to a new year! I trust you all had a blessed festive season/holiday break and are back and recharged for 2017! Sean and his team are just finishing the summer treatment of the greens as I write this. Verti-cutting, over-seeding and sanding of the greens along with good fertilization will […]

Final Update for 2016

Hello everyone It is with a sense of amazement that I write the last newsletter of 2016…Where did this year go!? Reading has been so busy and we have had a great year all told. Golf rounds are heading for a new record high in recent times and the finances are just fine. We owe […]

Year End Party is HERE!

Hello everyone Ok, first things first! This Friday is party time! The year is drawing to a close, exams for kids and students are over and holiday fever is kicking in. We have a great deal to be grateful for with Reading in “good health” on all levels! Please join us for a celebration of […]

Farewell to a dear friend & the holidays approach

Hello everyone. We start this week on a somber note unfortunately. We were deeply saddened to hear of the sudden passing of Errol Armstrong on Sunday after a brief illness. Our condolences to his family and friends. He will be sorely missed! His service will be held on Friday, 25 November 2016 at 15:00 at […]

Gearing up for holidays!

Hi everyone It’s getting very close to school holidays now, as all the kids have started exams and many varsity students have already finished! 2016 is virtually over, but there is still a lot to look forward to at the club before we see in the new year. Have a look at the following and […]

Captain or Vice Captain… The challenge is on!

Hello everyone. Shocking news is that Donald Trump has won the election by a large margin and equally shocking is that the weeks are simply flying by! We remain extremely busy at the club. There are numerous golf days to enjoy, functions a-plenty and the old holiday feeling is slowly starting to make itself felt. […]

Festive Season is fast approaching – so much to do.

Hello everyone. It has been a busy and eventful week. The Queenshaven Golf Day was a big success with a lot being raised for a very worthwhile charity. Thanks to all for the support. We welcome Alberton Insurance Brokers to the club as you read this and next week Thursday the South African Institute of […]

Busy busy busy! :-)

Hello everyone! We have had some amazing rain in the past week and the course is looking incredible! What a difference a little rain makes. Nature is amazing! Come and enjoy this beautiful place. We are entering “silly season” now with dozens of year-end parties, golf days and other functions squeezed in before the end […]