General Info

 

Mission Statement:

We promote companionship, mental and physical stimulation and social opportunities for members by providing activities and services that support independence and wellbeing.

SCHEDULED MEETINGS

  • Directors Meeting: 2nd Tuesday of each month, 9:30 am (except July & August)
  • General Meeting: 3rd week in October
  • Annual General Meeting: 3rd Wednesday in February at 1:30pm

2019/2020 Board of Directors

DIRECTORS

Executive:

  • President – Joanne Rykers
  • Past President – Wayne (Charlie) Jensen
  • Vice President – Chris Kane
  • Treasurer – Sylvia Graber
  • Maintenance – Ken White
  • Secretary –  Mary Bittroff

Directors at Large:

  • Margaret Boyd, Kit Artus, Chris O’Brennan, Roy Wren, Kathy Turner, Norma Pruden
  • *All directors can be reached by email at ssac@dccnet.com. Please indicate to which Director you would like the email sent.

COMMITTEES

  • Bus: Chair, Rick McGowan
    • Drivers – Kathleen DeFour & Bill Quarry
  • Communication: Chair, Chris Kane
    • Awesome Outdoor Sign, Chris Kane
    • Seashell Echo Newsletter, Laurel Ennis & Gill Smith
    • Ads & Website, Gill Smith
    • Social Media, Chris Kane, Laurel Ennis & Gill Smith
  • Fundraising: Chair,  Joanne Rykers
  • Kitchen: Chair,
  • Life Membership: Chair, Joanne Rykers
  • Maintenance:  Chair, Ken White
  • Membership: Chair, Margaret Boyd
  • Pop-up Decorating:  Chair, Margaret Boyd
  • Security: Chair, Mike McCarthy
  • Special Events: Co-ordinator, Kit Artus
  • Special Project – Syrian Refugee Committee: Chair, Joanne Rykers
  • Technology:  Chair, David Marsh
  • Volunteer:  Chair, Margaret Boyd
    • Reception Desk: Co-ordinator, Irene Jankovits

BEHIND THE SCENES

  • Bartender: Franz Erber
  • Blood Pressure Readings: Ann Fitzau
  • Cook: Emily McPherson
  • History: Chair, Bonnie Hewitt
  • Janitor: Jim Coffin
  • Rental and Activities Coordinator: Gill Smith

MISCELLANEOUS INFORMATION

  • Drop-In Activity Fees Apply to ALL Activities
  • Activity Fee MUST Be Paid in Full Regardless of Time Spent
  • Membership Dues are $30:00 per calendar year. NB: Membership is open to all ages, but voting privileges are reserved for those members who are over 50 years of age.

STATUTORY HOLIDAY CLOSURES, 2019

Family Day – Monday February 18th
Good Friday – Friday April 19th
Easter Monday – Monday April 22nd
Victoria Day – Monday May 20th
Canada Day – Monday July 1st
BC Day – Monday August 5th
Labour Day – Monday September 2nd
Thanksgiving Day – Monday October 14th
Remembrance Day – Monday November 11th
Christmas/New Year Break – TBD
*Groups using the Centre on closed dates will make arrangements with Mike McCarthy, security; to open and close the building with the understanding they are responsible for the building while they are using it.