KCCS NOMINATIONS 2020-21

KCCS NOMINATIONS 2020-21

ELECTION OF DIRECTORS 2020-21 Board of Directors Kerrisdale Community Centre Society

 

ELECTION OF DIRECTORS

Each year at the February annual general meeting the Kerrisdale Community Centre Society holds an election to elect Directors of the Society for the coming year.

Our Annual General Meeting will be on February 19, 2020.  As a member of the Society, you are invited to submit an application to become a Director. We look forward to your participation.  Applications are due by February 8, 2020 to allow adequate time for a meeting with the Nominating Committee

FOR MORE INFORMATION

visit:               www.kerrisdalecc.com/become-a-director-of-kccs and apply online;
pick up:          An application form from the main reception desk or;
email:            Alison at kerrisdaleccsociety@gmail.com

WHAT IS THE BOARD?

The Board of Directors is composed of Kerrisdale Community Centre Society members.  You are a member of the Society if you hold a valid Kerrisdale Community Centre membership.

The Board is made up of 18 elected members (nine of whom are elected each year), the past-president, and up to five additional members who may be appointed by the Board.

WHAT DOES THE BOARD DO?

The Board determines the budget, directs programming, sets policies regarding operations at the Centre and responds to the Park Board and other community initiatives. The Board meets on the fourth Wednesday of the month from 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm in the Centre.  A Park Board representative and staff members usually attend. Board committees report on their plans and activities at this time.

WHAT ARE THE COMMITTEES?

Board members are asked to sit on at least two standing or ad hoc committees of the Board along with other members of the Society.  Committee meetings are where the more detailed work of the Society is done.  Meeting frequency ranges from monthly to as needed depending on the Committee.

WHY JOIN THE BOARD?

Joining the Board allows you to learn about the inner workings of the Community Centre and influence its management, direction, and scope.  It provides hands-on, skill-building experience.  It is a concrete way to contribute to the community and meet new people.

It is your Community Centre — participate and make a difference!

Kerrisdale Community Centre Society (KCCS) has more than 75-years of history in delivering recreational, social and artistic programs and services to the Kerrisdale community.

Kerrisdale is a strong and evolving neighbourhood with ever-changing needs. It’s a strong community that relies on its own resources – its people. KCCS offers a great opportunity for you to play an active role in meeting the needs of the Kerrisdale community.

Parent & Tot Gym Returns!

Parent & Tot Gym Returns!

Parent & Tot Gym Returns! This drop-in gym program encourages multi-age interaction and helps develop social skills through play. Make new friends and connections in the community while you and your child play together! Parent participation is mandatory for this class. Families can purchase a 10 visit punch card for $25 or drop-in $3. No… Continue Reading

Community Needs Assessment Project 2016-2018

Community Needs Assessment Project 2016-2018

Community Needs Assessment Project 2016-2018 In 2015, the Board of the Kerrisdale Community Centre Society (KCCS) launched a community needs assessment (CNA) to identify new and continuing community requirements for programs, services, activities, and policies to support the Society’s goal of serving the Kerrisdale community. The last such assessment was conducted in 2005 by a… Continue Reading

Emergency Preparedness Sessions-Jun 16

Emergency Preparedness Sessions-Jun 16

  Emergency Preparedness Workshops Kerrisdale Earthquake & Emergency Preparedness (KEEP) is a group of community volunteers helping to prepare Kerrisdale individuals, businesses, organizations and others for major emergencies & disasters such as earthquakes, wildfires, urban fires, floods, extreme weather events & more. Their aim is to build preparedness, strengthen resilience, expedite recovery and reduce suffering… Continue Reading

Opera Zone – Nov 3

Opera Zone – Nov 3

Opera Zone Sundays Aug 4, Sep 1, Oct 6, Nov 3, Dec 1 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM All Ages Enjoy an afternoon of listening to arias sung by Gerard Satamian and others, accompanied by a piano. A $10 annual registration fee is required to attend Opera Zone performances for the year. You will be asked… Continue Reading

Kerrisdale Community Garden

Kerrisdale Community Garden

  Welcome to the Kerrisdale Community Garden (KCG).   The Kerrisdale Community Garden (KCG) is a collaborative association of 21 plot holders who work together to: grow vegetables and flowers in an organic and pesticide-free manner collaborate on community based projects enjoy the harmony and good feeling that comes from honest satisfying work in a beautiful… Continue Reading

Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness (KEEP) Meetings

Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness (KEEP) Meetings

  Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness (KEEP) All Ages KEEP is a community-led volunteer initiative to increase Kerrisdale community capacity, and build collaborative readiness to address earthquakes and other urgent situations of vulnerability. Free workshops will be held on the third Tuesday of each month. To join or inquire about more information, please email: KEEP-KCCS@googlegroups.com… Continue Reading

Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness (KEEP)

Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness (KEEP)

  Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness (KEEP) All Ages KEEP is a community-led volunteer initiative to increase Kerrisdale community capacity, and build collaborative readiness to address earthquakes and other urgent situations of vulnerability. Free workshops will be held on the third Tuesday of each month. To join or inquire about more information, please email: KEEP-KCCS@googlegroups.com… Continue Reading

Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness

Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness

Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness (KEEP) All Ages KEEP is a community-led volunteer initiative to increase Kerrisdale community capacity, and build collaborative readiness to address earthquakes and other urgent situations of vulnerability. Free workshops will be held on the third Tuesday of each month. To join or inquire about more information, please email: KEEP-KCCS@googlegroups.com Tu… Continue Reading

Join the KCCS Board

Join the KCCS Board

Are you interested in becoming more involved in the Kerrisdale Community Centre Society? Our AGM will be on February 19, 2020. As a member of the Society, you are invited to apply to become a Director and we look forward to your participation. Applications are due by February 8, 2020 to allow adequate time for… Continue Reading