Who: Society Members and invited guests
What: BWSS AGM 2019
Where: My Sister’s Closet 1830 Commercial Drive
When: Thursday, January 16, 2020
5:30 pm Registration
6:00 pm Welcome
Honouring of Ainjil Hunt, Former BWSS Board Member
Guest Speaker Janet Freeman, Former BWSS Staff, 1987-1997
6:30 pm Call to Order
7:30 pm Meeting Adjourned
To register for the BWSS AGM and become a society member please email firstname.lastname@example.org to receive a registration package.
Special Guest Speaker Janet Freeman
Janet worked in public libraries and took training in peer counselling before taking the BWSS training in 1984 and joining staff in 1987. She was the Support Group Coordinator as well as a Counsellor and Advocate, and the first BWSS Newsletter editor. After leaving her staff position in 1997, she worked at Legal Services Society as a Legal Information Outreach Worker, then was hired by B.C. Courthouse Libraries to coordinate a provincial program to promote legal information in public libraries.
BWSS Board of Directors
Rachael Des Lauriers