Twenty-five Stormy Petrels and guests met in the fireplace room at the White Spot in Vancouver to celebrate the 164th birthday of the world's first consulting detective. Sheila, our Stormy Petrel member from Seattle, read out a letter* which she had received (on behalf of our group) from the Grimpen Postmistress. *a copy of which … Continue reading 2018 Sherlock Holmes Birthday Brunch
The Stormy Petrels of B.C. will, once again, be celebrating the birthday of the great detective on Saturday, January 6th 2018! If you happen to be in the Vancouver area that day, we would love to see you! There is no program, no agenda, no toasts (unless someone is so moved) nor adventure for discussion. … Continue reading 2018 Sherlock Holmes Birthday Brunch
A warm, sunny day on the 16th of September brought 26 Petrels and guests together for a celebration. We were very pleased to have eight members of the Sound of the Baskervilles - the Sherlockian group from Seattle, WA join us. Shannon, Kashena, Margie Allen Nelson Len, Andy, Kat, Sarah, Krista Lee The event was … Continue reading Report on The Stormy Petrels’ 30th Anniversary Celebrations
Petrels pack your passports! Yes, it's that time of year again to head south of the border to meet up with other West Coast Sherlockian societies. The "usual suspects" are The Sound of the Baskervilles from Seattle, The Dogs in the Night Time from Anacortes, at least one of the two Portland groups, and a … Continue reading November Outing – 3rd Int’l Sherlockian Summit!