Local Annual General Meeting

Update: We had an outstanding turnout, and Mark Carter was elected President.

The Local AGM is scheduled for Monday June 17th, 2013.
Time: 4:30pm-~8pm
Location: Parkway Convention Centre, 327 Ontario St., St. Catharines

Presidential Election Candidates:
Gary Anderson 289-241-7899
Mark Carter 905-937-7861

Come out for great food, a chance to meet your colleagues, Career Milestone awards, Cool School award, door prizes, an overview of where we've been this year and the challenges facing us going forward.

We will also review the recent Memorandum of Understanding which ETFO has reached.

If you haven't done so already, sign-up to our e-mail lists with your NON-DSBN e-mail.

Please RSVP to Gary@NiagaraOT.org and be sure to indicate if you have any food restrictions.

Please also note that there is a donation page available for one of our members who is currently fighting breast cancer.

We also are currently conducting a survey on occasional teacher self-esteem here.

Scrabble for Literacy Tournament

Niagara Regional Literacy Council's ninth annual Scrabble for Literacy Fundraising Tournament is being held on Friday, May 2nd, 2014. We're trying to wrangle up a team (or two) of occasional teachers for this year's tournament.

The Local has sponsored the entry fee for a team again this year.  This will be our fifth year sending a team of occasional teachers to the event.  There's good food and it's always a ton of fun.

When: Friday May 2nd, 2014. Doors open at 5:00pm, dinner at 6pm, games begin 7:30pm.
Where: Holiday Inn Parkway Convention Centre, 327 Ontario Street, St. Catharines
Cost: Free to you if you join our team!  Otherwise $35 per person, $210 for a team of 6. Price includes a full hot and cold buffet dinner, door prizes, and three team Scrabble games. Silent auction and penny sale also at event.

More information: 905-687-8299 or visit www.literacyniagara.org
If you'd like to be part of a Niagara OT team, e-mail Mark@niagaraot.org.