Doors Open

Doors Open Richmond is this weekend! We’re number 26 on the map. Come on by, there’s lots to do!

Sat. June 4th
Britannia Dock: Free Paddling with the Dragon Zone Paddling Club 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm
BHSS – Richmond Boatbuilders Shipwright Talk 12pm (30min) BHSS
BHSS – Richmond Boatbuilders – help restore Wood heritage boats 1pm – 3pm
BHSS-Drop-in Boat Building 1pm-3pm
Sun. June 5th
Britannia Dock: Free Paddling with the Dragon Zone Paddling Club 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm
BHSS – Kids Boat Building 11am-1:30pm
BHSS – Decorative Knot Tying Workshop 1:30pm – 3:00pm

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:
canoeguybc.wordpress.com
canoeshop.ca

Britannia Heritage Shipyard Society
Annual General Meeting

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

Location:
Chinese Bunkhouse, Britannia Heritage Shipyard

Address:
5180 Westwater Drive Richmond BC, V7E 6P3

Agenda:

  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