The Avalon Ball 2019

1920's Sayings: Manacle: Wedding ring

Settling In At The Inn And Dinner (Page Four)

From the dock to the hotel is about a mile walk but only 1/2 a mile as the crow swims...but who has ever seen a crow swim?

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
We sashayed along the boardwalk attracting no attention whatsoever!

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
A short walk down by the beach... Looking for the swimming crow!

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
Check-in was uneventful

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
Time to unpack and go to the roof!

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island

Bob and Paul made the run this year reminding ourselves that we only had ten people...different that five years ago when we had 40. We got wine, veggies, dips and chips, napkins...all the necessities of life! Brussel sprouts, mandatory!

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Bob help pack.... No Bob, eggs do NOT go on the bottom!

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
The poor lady was really trying to help!

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
We could see forever or 20 miles, whatever comes first!

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
Bob carefully unpacks the goodies!

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
Brenda is doing just fine... Wine and paper napkins,
her favorite things in life!

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Checkout the glass!

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
There is a message here!

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
Brenda invents the reverse cheese sandwich...
Bread on the inside and cheese on the outside!

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
We shall refer to her as "Chef Brenda" from now on

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Tables and chairs have been arranged appropriately

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
The "Munch Lamp" has been lit!

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
"Munch Lamp"

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
Donna returns from shopping!

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
"Shopping?"

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
Well.. I think it is time for dinner!

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island

Maggie's Blue Rose has a full bar and an extensive Margarita Selection to compliment a menu of Mexican entrées and appetizers not previously available on Catalina Island. Maggie's provides a fine dining experience with a south of the border feel, with Lobster, Crab Legs, Premium Cut Steaks and selected specialties. Vegan and Vegetarian selections are available.

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
Good groceries

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
Decision time!

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
Ron looks very very very hungry

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
Oh dear....

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
How do you spell "Pa Two E"

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
Love the plates...Good conversation pieces...Hard to tell if this was the main course or dessert! Excellent food!

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
Donna did the salad!

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
Bob, whose arm is recovering, tried the taco's!

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
Bob checks his English-Spanish translator app!

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
Brenda looks sad...they must have run out of margarita's?

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
Sue, Brenda, Sam, and Holly... Smiles of approval!

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
Bigger smiles yet!

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
Now "the other side"...dark side?

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
Bill, Kristen, Ron, Bob, and Donna

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
"The Hole In One Gang"... Oops, that's tomorrow!

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
How did the camera operate without the operator?


Paul keeps the wine flowing (Courtesy of Holly)

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
Paul, Sue and Brenda

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
Paul explains how to push the button on the camera

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
The conversation turned to golf and Paul shows what a deranged rabbit looks like! Watch for them on the golf course tomorrow!

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island
Who said "One Last Bite?"

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island

We crashed...everyne did their own ting...Ask Bob and Dona about the picture show! Tomorrow, Bob and Paul have a 6:00 AM "date" at the Healthfood Restaurant

Avalon Ball 2019 on Catalina Island