Thank-you to everyone who made it out to our second annual country ride for @childwitnesscentre another successful ride in the books and we are already planning for next year. Huge thanks to our sponsors! With your support we exceeded our first year efforts for #childwitnesscentre @digital_north @soundofmusicfest @gibsonsoundandvision @thebeerstoreon @blockthree @danbyappliances @gnarlybranch @blackbridgeharleydavidson #john-paulbell @dca.financial #danielanstett as well thanks to our sister chapter #thamesvalleywidowsons for your generous contribution. See you next year, until then ride safe! #widowssons #grandriverwidowssons #wsffws
Grand Rivers Annual Charity Ride
Registration for Grand Rivers Annual Charity ride is now up
August 20th Noon start
Blackbridge Harley Davidson
310 Holiday Inn Dr, Cambridge,
ON N3C 1Z4
The charity ride this year is a scavenger hunt!
There will be a clues program for a route you can travel on your own
OR a guided rally that you can follow and gather the scavenger items ( photos)
Cars are welcome, but not in the guided tour for safety reasons
Cost for entry
$30 for the Rider/motorcycle
$25 for a passenger
Additional shirts available $20 each if you’re attending by auto
Sponsorships are available!
read more about the Child Witness Centre here [https://childwitness.com/]
Grand River WS held its Elections last evening, congratulations to our our incoming officers!
President – Greg Bobier
VP – Alex Milne
Secretary – Gordon Lomoth
Treasurer – Rick Roberts
Sgt. at Arms – Jason Oliver
Chaplain & Road Captain – JP Bell
Meetings for 2021
Due to the Pandemic our regular meetings in person have been suspended. If you are interested in joining or finding out more about the Widows Sons Grand River Chapter, contact us and we will send you a link to join us on line for our next regular meeting,
March 31 meeting cancelled
Due to the CONVID 19 threat we are following the Grand Lodge example and cancelling our upcoming meeting. Stay tuned for new dates in the future.
Winter Meeting dates 2020
Our first meeting dates are set for 2020. While there is not a lot of riding over the winter months there is fellowship, the odd pint of beer, event planning and lots of laughs. Below is our regular monthly meeting schedule, more will follow. If your interested in joining us come on our and meet the brethren.
Whale and Ale, 7:30 pm
7:30 pm Tuesday January 21st
7:30 pm Tuesday February 18th
7:30 pm Tuesday March 31st – Elections – NOTE THE DATE CHANGE
March meeting is at Whale and Ale
Drop by or email us to confirm your visit Contact@WSGR.ca
2020 Riding Season coming soon
As we say goodbye to the 2019 season we are looking back on a great year of fellowship and riding. A provincial Gathering, Florida Grand Gathering, Our First Charity ride, and pile of outings as a group.
Stay tuned for the 2020 season. It should be out sometime in the new year before the spring.
A big thank you from our charitable partner The Child Witness Centre
You Can read more about it below
Charity Ride Wrap-up
Our charity ride this year was a great success. We raised over $3000 for the Child Witness Centre. Huge thanks goes to those who attended, those who donated raffle prizes and our host Blackbridge Harley Davidson.
Stay tuned for details on next years ride, we hope to make the event even better.
Ride Schedule 2019
Meeting & Ride Schedule 2019
If you’re looking to see what we are all about come on out and meet us- Guests are always welcome!
Presidents Inaugural Ride – Meet at Lancaster Smokehouse 12 pm Lancaster street Waterloo – Ride to Drayton and return
May Member meeting at WS provincial gathering
June 2nd Forest Heights Long Term Nursing Home Motorcycle day – This is a charity event – Meet at Tim Hortons – Ottawa Street 1:30 pm – ride to 60 West heights Dr, Kitchener, ON N2N 2A8, Canada ( event details on Facebook) ( rain date June 30)
June 23rd –Ride to Wasaga Meet at Tim Horton’s, Bridge and University 10 AM Lunch/ Ride to Wasaga – Meeting there and return
July 28 –Road Captains Run – Pre run ride for the charity event Meet 1 pm BlackBridge HD
August 20th Regular meeting – Whale and Ale- Pre event check
August 24th Chapter Charity Ride Aug 24 – Blackbridge Harley Meet at BlackBridge HD at 9am **volunteers needed**
September Friday 13 Ride to Dover Meet at Time Hortons 8 am – 2420 Homer Watson Blvd, Kitchener
October Oktoberfest Ride n Stein event – cancelled
November 19th Meeting Whale and Ale 7 pm
December 17th Xmas meeting Whale and Ale 7 pm