Tournament News 2016 The 2016 TIARA GOLF “HIIPPY” CLASSIC & AUCTION was a day filled with sunny skies and a plethora of hippy costumes and golf carts all dressed up in theme. Best dressed Team went to the foursome of
Mary Smith-Latta, Cheryl Laird, Kris Burkholder & Heather de Kok Who also won first place in the golf tournament.
 The costumes were judged by all the hole and clubhouse volunteers – there were amazing outfits to be seen all over the course at Mill Woods Golf Club. Hole volunteers, Steve (Terry Babij) and Steve (Scott Heatcoat) Peace sign with Cindy McPherson, Bonnie Gilroy and Janis Pilling Thanks again to everyone who donated pj’s and body products for the the Lurana Shelter. MAJOR presenter, INDEPENDENT JEWELLERS, gifted each golfer with sparkling Swarovski earrings. EDMONTON MOTORS sponsored the scrumptious buffet breakfast for the 19th consecutive year. APEX CASINO provided 1st tee bags which were filled with gifts from Mill Woods Golf Club, Taste of Nature bars, water, Kleenex and snacks. Hole sponsors, each hosted by volunteers handing out treats : TABER SOLIDS, CRYSTAL GLASS, LIMITED EDITION FARMS INC, STERLING HOMES, THE EDMONTON SUN, WESTJET and CLASSIC CANADIAN TOURS. Hole-in-One Sponsors, INVESTORS GROUP FINANCIAL SERVICES, WESTERN BUICK GMC, HUB INTERNATIONAL PHOENIX INSURANCE BROKERS and MRB DEVELOPMENTS INC treated everyone to drinks, draws and snacks. SAWMILL RESTAURANT GROUP, MOXIE’S, RIVER VALLEY BEVERAGE GROUP AND BIG RIG DISTILLERY LTD supplied hot food and libations for all. Beautiful multi-coloured rose centerpieces, adorning each table at dinner were sponsored by HEATHER de KOK FLORAL DESIGN. PRINTING IMPRESSIONS provided printing of the 2016 sponsorship brochures, morning and dinner agendas. Other sponsors were PURE WATER CONNECTIONS, SAGE VALLEY mozzie patches and SOBEY’S 23rd Ave. Brightly coloured dinner gift bags were provided by The EDMONTON SUN, along with gifts from VALUE DRUG MART and MYGOLFCLOSET.COM Thank you to all our sponsors for the continued and valued support. Honourary Chair, Sharon Mallon hosted with her hilarious anecdotes and adventures with Sister Lucinda.Prizes were given for winners of skill games on each of the 18 holes, draws from several sponsors, plus team prizes for all. This year, a new digitized bid system, provided by Givergy, was introduced for our silent auction and provided much fun and excitement for everyone. Movado Watches once again sponsored a classical ladies watch which was won by golfer and sponsor, Beth Taber.The winner of the WESTJET trip for two anywhere in WESTJET’S world, along with a new set of luggage sponsored by Cheryl Larsen of Executive Realty, was very happy volunteer, Jim Reid. Holger Pedersen of STONY PLAIN RECORDS sponsored the Anne Alexander Memorial award, which went to long time golfer, Leanne Brouwer. Leanne was also gifted with a beautiful bouquet of flowers donated by Heather de Kok Floral Design and a spa gift certificate from the Edmonton Sun Bogey Women.