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: The October General Meeting is postponed indefinitely due to Covid-19
  • Annual General Meeting: 3rd Wednesday in February at 1:30pm

2019/2020 Board of Directors


  • President – Chris Kane
  • Past President – Joanne Rykers
  • Vice President – Ken White
  • Treasurer – Vacant
  • Secretary – Mary Bittroff

Directors at Large

  • Margaret Boyd
  • Kit Artus
  • Bev Wickham Coxford
  • Tony Stroud

* All directors can be reached by email at Please indicate to which director you would like the email sent.


  • Bus: Chair, Rick McGowan
    • Drivers – Kathleen DeFour & Bill Quarry
  • Communication: Bev Wickham Coxford, Chris Kane
    • Seashell Echo: Bev Wickham Coxford
    • Ads & Website: Bev Wickham Coxford
    • Social Media: Bev Wickham Coxford
    • Outdoor Sign: Chris Kane
  • Fundraising: Chair, Vacant
  • Kitchen: Chair, Norma Pruden
  • Life Membership: Vacant
  • Maintenance:  Vacant
  • Membership: Chair, Margaret Boyd
  • Pop-up Decorating: Chair, Margaret Boyd
  • Security: Chair, Mike McCarthy
  • Special Events: Co-ordinator, Kit Artus
  • Technology:  Chair, Tony Stroud
  • Volunteer: Chair, Margaret Boyd
    • Reception Desk: Co-ordinator, Irene Jankovits

Behind the Scenes

  • Blood Pressure Readings: Ann Fitzau
  • Chef: Emily McPherson
  • History: Chair, Bonnie Hewitt
  • Caretaker: Jim Coffin

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 per calendar year
  • Membership is open to all ages, but voting privileges are reserved for those members who are over 50 years of age

Statutory Holiday Closures

  • Family Day
  • Good Friday
  • Easter Monday
  • Victoria Day
  • Canada Day
  • BC Day
  • Labour Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Remembrance Day
  • Christmas/New Year Break

* Groups using the centre on closed dates will make arrangements with Chris Kane, president, to open and close the building. They will be responsible for the building while they are using it and for contacting Chris to close the building.