When: April 26th at 7:00pm
Where: Quail's Nest Arts Center (5840 Airport Road), Oliver BC
Guest Speaker: Author Joe Smuin ; a photographic history of Kettle Valley Railway spur to the South Okanagan.
The Oliver & District Heritage Society's Annual General Meeting will be held on April 26th at the Quail's Nest Art Center at 7pm, with special guest speaker Joe Smuin following the meeting. Joe Smuin, celebrated author of "Canadian Pacific's Kettle Valley Railway" and "Kettle Valley Railway Mileboards: A Historical Field Guide to the KVR" will be presenting a photo lecture on the Kettle Valley Railway's spur line extending south to the South Okanagan and railway history in Oliver. Joe's lectures are in high demand across the province and are quite well-attended, so please arrive early if you would require seating for the presentation.
We'll be serving refreshments and presenting our latest news to our membership. Members of the public are welcome to join us for the meeting and/or for the guest speaker presentation. If you would like to renew your membership prior to the AGM, please click here to renew or purchase a membership online, or come in to the Museum or Archives during regular business hours. All are welcome to attend, but you need to be a member in good standing in order to vote on any items presented as part of the agenda.
IMPORTANT MEETING HIGHLIGHTS
- Election of Board of Directors
- Summary of 2016 projects, news, and programs.
- Report on 2016's Financial Statements
- Membership vote on changes to the ODHS's Constitution and Bylaws in order to complete the transition process with the new BC Societies Act.
Learn more about general changes to the BC Societies Act and the transition process HERE