Mike Elliott Book Talk and Signing

The author of This Old Canoe: How To Restore Your Wood-Canvas Canoe talks about wooden canoes and their people — the ties that bind them and the restorations that bring them back together again.

Saturday, April 30 at 2 pm

Murakami Boatworks
Britannia Heritage Shipyards
5180 Westwater Drive, Richmond

Copies of the book will be available for purchase.

For more information:

Britannia Heritage Shipyard Society
Annual General Meeting

Time and Date:
10 am, Saturday, April 16th
Registration opens at 9:30 am.

Chinese Bunkhouse, Britannia Heritage Shipyard

5180 Westwater Drive Richmond BC, V7E 6P3


  1. Meeting call to order
  2. Establish quorum
  3. Accept agenda
  4. Approval of minutes of previous AGM
  5. Report from Chair Loren Slye
  6. Report from City of Richmond
  7. Financial statement presentation
  8. Appointment of the Auditor
  9. Insurance Review
  10. Election of new Directors

    The following Directors are entering the second year of a two-year term:

    David Chinn (Director)
    Carl Hibbert (Director)
    Andy Hobbs (Director)

    Nominations for returning and new Director positions will be presented at the AGM and can also be made from the floor.

  11. Meeting adjournment

Proxy Form

April is Skills Training Month!

Safe and correct procedures for using power tools

Visit us on Saturdays during the month of April and learn safe and correct procedures for using power tools FOR FREE! (Donations happily accepted)

Saturdays, 11 am to 11:20 (20 minutes)

Apr 9 Band Saw
Apr 16 Router
Apr 23 Radial Arm Saw

March is Paddle Month!


Visit us on Saturdays during the month of March and learn to fix, carve or refinish your wood paddle FOR FREE!

Includes repairing handles, shafts and blades. Donations happily accepted.

Saturdays, 11 am to 11:20 (20 minutes)
Mar 5, 12, 19 and 26, 2016

Lots of free parking