You are invited to CONVENTION 2017

  • Posted on: 13 August 2017
  • By: Jim McIntosh
Regular News

Saturday November 4, 2017 - 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Monte Carlo Inn, 8900 Woodbine Ave., Markham, L3R 5K6

The Party holds a Convention once every three years to elect a Leader, Deputy Leader, the officers of the Party, 2 Members-at Large,and 2 members of the Ethics Committee.  This is an important Convention since the next General Election is scheduled for June 7, 2018.  If you're interested n helping to manage the affairs of the Party, this is your opportunity.  You can register here.

The day starts at 9:30 with registration and a continental breakfast, followed by a welcome from Leader Allen Small, and his report on the status of our efforts to achieve a full slate for the June 2018 Provincial Elections.  We will approve the minutes of last year's Annual General Meeting and hear reports of officers.  

Next we have a special Guest Speaker, Anthony Furey, Sun/Postmedia columnist and national comment editor, libertarian and host of SiriusXM Cananda Talks Ch.167 National Post Radio, 7-10 AM, and author of Pulse Attack: The Secret Weapon That Can Destroy North America. Anthony will speak about his book, have some available for sale and signing, and speak about current events with time for a Q&A.

Lunch is included and consists of soup, salad, Roasted Rosemary Chicken dinner and Black Forest cake.  This alone is worth the registration fee!  REGISTER NOW!

Then we elect the Leader, Deputy Leader, 6 Officers, 2 Members-at Large, and 2 members of the Ethics Committee.  If you are interested in running for one of these positions, you can see a description of the responsibilities in the Constitution

The next order of business will be to discuss and vote on amendments to the Constitution and Bylaws of the Party.  Details of any proposed amendments will be provided to members by at least October 4, 2017.  

We have arranged for a discounted rate at Monte Carlo Inn - Markham.  Phone 1-905-513-8100 or go online to www.montecarloinns.com (you will need the postal code - L3R 5K6). Mention the Party and use code OLP17. By the way, you may find even cheaper more compettive rates if you search one of the major online resellers, Expedia, Hotels.com etc.  

REGISTER FOR CONVENTION 2017 HERE. Let me know if you have special dietary needs, or transportation to the Convention.  

Jim McIntosh, Treasurer, cfo@libertarian.on.ca 
416-283-7589 or 1-855-ONT-LIBErty (668-5423)

P.S. You may vote by Proxy.  Complete the 2017 Convention Proxy Form online, print it, sign it and mail it to the address on the form with a cheque for $5.00.