Edmonton AC Mtg Minutes – Jun 15 2016

Attendance: Ben Lemon, Darlene Lewis, Kim Haynes, Nina Babcook & Karoline Klug


Attendance: Ben Lemon, Darlene Lewis, Kim Haynes, Nina Babcook & Karoline Klug
Regrets: Murray Pruden & Dave Burchell
Call to Order: 5:34

Approval of the Agenda
Tabled the minutes of 11 May 2016

Reports:
– Chairperson’s Report: No report
– Treasurer’s Report: reported that no change to the Finances of the Council
– No other reports
Previous Business:
– Path of Light: Talked about the event at Canada Place
– Solidarity Breakfast: Discussed in detail about the Business Plan
Goal: was to showcase our accomplishments of this Council and the Area Committees
- Talk about upcoming events & get some participation
When: Saturday before Thanksgiving to
Venue will be City Hall
Guests: approx. 55 – 31 Local Presidents (or rep from that Local) and all council and committee current members
Food: Catering – Kids in the Hall Bistro
Budget Proposed:
 Food $1000
 Venue fee: (Darlene is checking into this for us)
 Parking $550
 Childcare $120 (could be higher or lower)
 Rental of IT Equipment

– Closing remarks: Invitation (1 month later) to the RO for a series of :short: Labor related movies with pizza & pop.
 Spin off from that event an invitation to our AGM in December (1month later)
– RWC Garden Project: AC would still like to assist if this going on
– 8 June: 70% of our Local has some action for this event.
New Business:
– Movie Night
– AGM
Actions:
– Labour Day – assist the AFL
– Labour Course in 4 parts :
Next Meeting : 12 July 2016 at the RO
Adjournment: 19:00