Victoria Lapidary and Mineral Society

Annual General Meeting 2018

At the annual general meeting the new committee for 2018 were elected, and the winners are:

Elected Positions
Vanessa Steffens
Allana ShillitoVice President
Allana Shillito
David JacksonTreasurer
David Jackson
Sarah HamiltonSecretary
Sarah Hamilton
Margaret Braithwaite

assisted by Debbie Frank
Program Coordinator
Position vacant
arranges guest speaker for Monday meetings
John AndersonMember at Large
John Anderson

Ivan GagnonMember at Large
Yvan Gagnon
Brian MacmillanMember at Large
Brian McMillan
Member at Large
Will Wilson
Appointed Positions
Gary BrookLaphound News Editor 
Gary Brooke
Christine Paton
Field Trips
Gilles Lebrun
Patrick LydonSunshine Corner
Patrick Lydon
Allana ShillitoShow Chairman 
Allana Shillito
Barb McKenzieSnacks
Barb McKenzie
Brian MacmillanWorkshop
Brian McMillan
Island Zone Representative 
Vanessa Steffens
Vanessa Steffens
David JacksonIsland Zone Representative 
David Jackson
Becci SimmonsWebmaster
Becci Simmons
Mike HillIsland Zone Representative
Mike Hill

If you need to contact any of the above, please log into the Members Only area for contact information.

History of Island Copper Mine – Brian Welchman (2nd Oct, 2017)

Brian Welchman came from Campbell River to show and make a presentation and show a video on the Island Copper Mine (“The Island Copper Story”), followed by a Q & A session.

Brian was a former mine manager at Island Copper.  The mine was in operation for 25 years.  Brian is experienced in open pit mines and worked for the Australian company BHP for 30 years. Continue reading “History of Island Copper Mine – Brian Welchman (2nd Oct, 2017)”