Upcoming events of interest to AGR 20044 members

Sunday, Jan. 25th, 4:30pm – Gung Haggis Fat Choy – annual Scottish/Chinese New Year celebration. Year of the Ox. Come and celebrate with 700 other participants (Mayor, community & civic leaders, other locals in Lower Mainland, over 20 cultural reps, and politicians). Funded by regional PSAC human rights committee and others. RSVP Jennie Chu or Terri Lee. Reservations under Chieftain McSidneyWong and PSAC Agriculture clan.

Tues Feb 3, 2008 – University of Phoenix, 4401 Still Creek Drive, Burnaby, BC 12 – 5 pm

Tues Feb 10, 2008 – Best Western Country Meadows Inn, 3070 – 264th St (At Fraser Hwy), Aldergrove, BC 12 – 5 pm (meeting room above the White Spot)

Thu Feb 12 9-5 pm and Fri Feb 13 9-3 pm PSAC Regional office 200-5238 Joyce Street
Vancouver, BC, Tel: (604) 430-5631 – buzz room 200 (PSAC) at the door.

Ratification kit will be posted soon.

Feb. 18th or Feb. 25th, 9am – LUMC for CFIA at Burnaby location. More details to follow.

Feb. 28th- March 1st – OSH Training at Metrotown, Hilton Hotel, Burnaby. Open to all local members and PSAC members. Deadline for registration: Thursday, Jan. 15th

Thursday, March 5th – International Women’s Day at Sinclair Centre, Luncheon & speaker. More details to follow.
Open to Agriculture-Union members downtown location or if room, anyone else from Agriculture. RSVP to Betty Tso at Canada School of Public Service.

Friday, March 6th – Regional Seminar – Meet and Greet (non-mandatory) at Westin Bayshore, 1601 Bayshore Drive, Vancouver (604) 682-3377.

Sat., March 7th – Regional Seminar- all day meeting- Agenda details to follow. Evening – East is East, Afghani buffet on W. Broadway location. Details given during Sat’s seminar. Provided by Regional Vice-President’s budget.

Sun. March 8th – Regional Seminar – until noon.

PSAC triennial convention, April 27th – May1st – 5 days in Vancouver

Friday, May 29th – LUMC for Public Service Commission and Canada School of Public Service
at Sinclair Centre, AM and PM.

Celebrate the year of the Ox!

lionhead-gung-haggis-001thumbWould you like to celebrate the Year of the Ox with 700 participants with a Scottish and Chinese fusion style?  Banquet includes meal and dances with kilts and Chinese garments.

Come dress with something Scottish or Chinese at Gung Haggis Fat Choy in Chinatown on Sun., Jan. 25th, 4:30pm.  Tickets available through local or through Human Rights Committee funds.  See  www.gunghaggisfatchoy.com for details.