Paddling Conference and AGM/IAGM - April 13-15, 2018

There will be workshops and sessions for everyone from new paddlers to experts!  Non-members are also welcome to attend. 

Sessions include:
  • On the water sessions, from basic paddling and rescues to stroke refreshers and more.
  • Presentations on canoe trips, environmental issues, etc.
  • Workshops on themes such as gear, food, canoe songs, starting a small business, yoga for paddlers...
  • Guided nature walks around Lake Kawkawa
  • Social activites including square dancing, storytelling, and games

Annual General Meeting and Instructor Annual General Meeting

Both the Annual General Meeting and the Instructor Annual General Meeting will take place during the weekend as well. Many important issues are being considered this year including amendments to our constitution and the introduction of our new SUP and Canoe Guiding Programs. 

  • The AGM will be held on Saturday April 14th from 6:30 - 8:30 pm (Open to all, but members only vote)
  • The Instructor AGM will be held on the morning of Sunday April 15th from 9:00am - 11:00am 

Registration Dates
  • Registration opens March 1st 2018 
  • Early Bird Pricing is available until March 15th, 2018 at midnight.
  • Registration closes April 3rd, 2018 at midnight,
  • See the Registration section for more information

Run a session! Or two!  

We're looking for people willing to run sessions!  Let us know via the registration form by April 10th (Early Bird Deadline), so we can plan our schedule.  Travel subsidies are offered for those volunteers ready to lead or assist in at least two sessions. 

We Need Help Gathering Donations!! 

Each year, we collect donations from different retailers.  We use these as door prizes as well as to give acknowledgments to our conference volunteers and to those who help RCABC throughout the year.  We could really use some help in this integral part of our organizing.  See link below for more information or contact:

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