The branch had its Annual General Meeting at the Gryphon's Lair, just south of the Nanaimo Airport in Cassidy, on March 23rd.
Members arrive and greet each other.
The feast is laid out.
Here are some members of the board.
On the left is Don Mayers, acclaimed as treasurer about an hour and a half later, and, on the right, John Neill who will stay at the helm as president.
Starting from the left, going clockwise, are Lynne Patten, Rob Patten, Laurie Patten, and Judy and Steve Cowan.
Starting from the left, going clockwise, are Don Mayers, Tom Mercer, Allan Ailo, and Carl Larsen.
On the left is the afternoon speaker Chris Mackie, talking to branch secretary Gary Mitchell.
Here we have Brian Hutchison and Dennis Ostercamp enjoying the glow after a good meal.
Christopher Mackie gives a presentation on Comic Heraldry, showing examples of humorous shields through the ages.
Branch president John Neill gives his annual report to the membership.
Carl Larsen (Past President) oversees the choosing of a new board. Since there was only one nomination for each position, all positions were filled by acclamation. Results are shown below:
|Treasurer||Don Mayers||(new - was Shirley Greenwood)|
|Director of Events||Shirley Greenwood||(incumbent)|
|Webmaster||Lee Van Horne||(incumbent)|