2022 Annual General Meeting – Sunday, Feb 27

The VNCS AGM will be held on Sunday, Feb 27, 2022, 10 AM to 12 PM. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic, this will be a virtual gathering using Zoom. To attend the AGM you must register in advance for this meeting. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. Click here to REGISTER!

To vote at the AGM you must be a paid up member of the VNCS. You can take out or renew a membership through our Web site, https://www.vncs.ca/about-the-vncs/annual-memberships/ and pay via PayPal, e-transfer or good old physical cheque in the mail.

This year we will have Guest Speaker, Dennis Minaker, Gorge historian and author of the book, The Gorge of Summers Gone – A History of Victoria’s Inland Waterway. Join Dennis as he recalls the waterway of a century ago – a time of regattas, swimming galas, high-diving towers, an amusement park, mansions, a Japanese Tea Garden and more.

Minutes from the 2021 AGM can be viewed here: https://vncs.ca/AGM/2021-02-21-VNCS-AGM-Minutes.pdf

AGM Agenda

9:45 am

  • AGM Assembly (Logging on to Zoom)

10:00 am

  • Call to order
  • Approval of Agenda
  • Approval of Minutes of Annual General Meeting held Feb 21, 2021

10:05 am


  • President’s Report: Tsugio Kurushima
  • Treasurer’s Report: Ken Watai
  • Newsletter/Communications Report: Yukari Peerless
  • Website Report: Craig Mercer
  • Uminari Taiko Report: Susan Kurushima
  • Furusato Dancers Report: Tsugio Kurushima
  • Sakura Fujinkai Report: Susan Kurushima
  • Cultural Fall Fair Report: Craig Mercer
  • NAJC Report: Tsugio Kurushima
  • Community Outreach Program: Mieko Fedrau
  • Membership Report: Tony Ibaraki

Other Business

11:30 am

  • Election of Officers and Directors: Debbie Ibaraki

11:40 pm

  • Guest Speaker – Dennis Minaker

12:00 pm

  • Adjournment of AGM