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Bingo! The green version

March 21st, 2022

While the game itself has roots in Italy, its ongoing popularity on the Emerald Isle makes bingo a great activity for St. Patrick’s Day; Especially when the bingo cards are green as they were for the celebration at Points West Living Cold Lake. Green headgear, bingo, O’Doul’s near-beer, and green-iced cupcakes made for a fun afternoon of celebrating all things Irish.

If you’re interested in the culture of bingo in Ireland, check out this Irish Post article.

Photo: Residents (seated) and employee care partners (standing) gather for bingo at PWL Cold Lake’s St. Patrick’s Day celebration. From left, Paulette Lirette, Armanie Tamondong, Joyce Kiehl, Mabel Agudelo, Marion Ballachay, Dianna Arychuk, Rhonda Parsons, and Christina Faithful.

More photos at Flickr: Bingo! The green version

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