League Information

Before you hit the Black Friday sales, please note the following updates from the Rainbow Rockers Curling League…
Round 2 begins SATURDAY, December 8.
All Round 1 games are to be completed and scores entered in the binder before 7:00 PM on Sunday, December 2.  Check the website for the Round 2 schedule following the completion of Round 1. 
Ottawa Curling Club – Kitchen
Just a reminder that the kitchen at the Ottawa Curling Club is open Sundays from 4:30 to 8:00 PM.  Sales have been very slow this year and we have been advised that the kitchen will be forced to close on Sundays if sales do not improve. 

Ice Reservation
Space is still available on November 25 for practice ice or for the scheduling of a Round 1 make-up game.  Please check the website at http://rainbowrockers.com/ice_rental for available times.  To reserve, please e-mail [email protected]

New and Replacement Name Tags
The Rainbow Rockers League will provide all new 2012-13 league members with a customized name tag free of charge.  Your name will appear as it shows on the website.  Please inform Kevin W. at [email protected] about any changes to your listed name by Friday, November 30, 2012.
If you are an existing member who has lost their name tag, replacements will be available for a per-tag fee.  Please contact Jonathan at [email protected] by Friday, November 30, 2012 to order an additional tag. Price will be confirmed based on total order.

Reminder:  National PlaydownsFrom April 25 – 28, 2013, Halifax will play host to this season’s Canadian Gay Curling Championships.  Ottawa is eligible to send two teams.  Playdowns, if necessary, are tentatively scheduled for Saturday, January 12 and Sunday, January 13, 2013 (1 PM for the 1-2 match).  Teams interested in participating are to send an e-mail notification to [email protected] before 7:00 PM December 2, 2012.  Please include the names of all four team members and playing order.  An $80 registration fee per team is required (due on December 2). 
Euchre and Rumoli Night
Please join us for our second Euchre and Games Night of 2012 after curling on Saturday, December 8, 2012. Partners, family and friends are welcome!

Registration at 8:00 p.m.Games start at 8:30 p.m. sharpSaturday, December 8, 2012Ottawa Curling Club
The format will be 6 games, with cash prizes going to the top winners and to the player with the most lone hands as well as a 50/50 draw and several other fun prizes throughout the night. We will also have Rummoli (a fast and easy game to learn) set up for play for those who prefer not to play Euchre.
Please email Jonathan at [email protected] to register. Please indicate which game you will play.
Holiday Curling and Banquet
It’s that time of year again!  On Sunday, December 16, join Santa for an afternoon of “fun” curling followed by a delicious turkey dinner.  Sign up for either the 3:00 PM or 5:00 PM draw, enjoy six ends of curling, plus a draw to the button competition for great prizes.  After all the fun on the ice, the chefs at the Ottawa Curling Club will be carving up turkey with all the trimmings.  Tickets will be on sale December 2, 8 & 9.  Full time members $15 / Spares and Guests $30.  For more information contact Colin at [email protected]
Good Curling to All!