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.


  • Directors Meeting: 2nd Tuesday of each month, 9:30 am
  • General Meeting: 3rd Thursday in October at 1:30pm
  • Annual General Meeting: 3rd Thursday in February at 1:30pm


2014/2015 Board of Directors




  • President, Joanne Rykers
  • Past President, Barbara Lightfoot
  • Vice President, Wayne Jensen (Charlie)
  • Treasurer, Donna Marsh
  • Secretary
  • Maintenance, Tony Stroud

Directors at Large:

  • Margaret Boyd, Dorothy Fraser, Ron Atkinson, Kit Moffat,
  • *All directors can be reached by email at Please indicate which Director you are contacting.


  • Bus: Chair, Rick McGowan
  • Coast Reporter Newspaper and Web Page liaison: Cathrine Fuller
  • Computer Maintenance: Chair, David Marsh
  • Fundraising: Chair, Mo Farn
  • Kitchen: Chair, Wayne Jensen
  • Life Membership: Chair, Barbara Lightfoot
  • Membership and Volunteer Coordinator: Chair, Margaret Boyd
  • Outdoor Sign: Virgil Kingsley
  • Reception Desk: Chair, Irene Jankovits
  • Rental and Activities Coordinator: Cathrine Fuller
  • Seashell Echo Newsletter: Cathrine Fuller
  • Security: Chair, Mike McCarthy
  • Special Events: Chair, Joanne Rykers
  • Web site: Barbara Lightfoot, Tony Stroud



  • Bartender: Franz Erber
  • Blood Pressure Readings: Anne Fitzau(1st Thursday monthly)
  •                                                Dorothy Fraser (2nd Fridays monthly)
  •                                                Cheryl Casorso (3rd Thursday monthly)
  •                                                Barbara Lightfoot (4th Fridays monthly)
  • History: Chair, Bonnie Hewitt
  • Janitor: Jim Coffin
  • Cook: Emily McPherson


  • Drop-In Activity Fees Apply to ALL Activities
  • Activity Fee MUST Be Paid in Full Regardless of Time Spent
  • Membership Dues are $25:00 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.


Family Day – Monday February 8th
Good Friday – Friday March 25th
Easter Monday – Monday March 28th
Victoria Day – Monday May 23rd
Summer Office & Kitchen Closure – Saturday June 24th  to Tuesday September 6th
Thanksgiving Day – Monday October 10th
Remembrance Day – Friday November 11th
Christmas/New Year Break – closed on Friday December 16th and will re-open on Monday, January 2nd 2017

*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.