Upcoming Events


Mark your calendar for our upcoming Annual General Meeting / Luncheon Social for the Prader-Willi Syndrome Association of Alberta

Saturday, June 10th

11:30 AM lunch, meeting to follow

G.H. Dawe Community Centre

56 Holt St, Red Deer, AB T4N 6A6

(403) 406-8600

http://www.reddeer.ca/recreation-and-culture/recreation/recreation-facilities/gh-dawe-community-centre/

 

A selection of healthy choices to eat.  Free indoor swimming for those who wish (let them know at the front desk that you are with PWSAA).  You can bring crafts or games for your children to do in the room during the meeting as well.  At least one parent needs attend the AGM.  Free to all of our members and future members.  Bring any in your family that are able to come on that day; all is provided as we understand the inconvenience of travel time; it is healthy to socialize with others who share common joys and challenges, plus we need to give input for our association’s ambitions and future.  Please collect any ideas for easy fundraisers to support an annual camp experience we have researched.  All members have a vote at our meeting.

To keep current as to what is happening with our community, upcoming FPWR conferences and One Small Step events on our website or Facebook page:  http://www.pwsaa.ca/

IF you can or cannot attend, please send your numbers attending or regrets to Tricia Kamba by May 21, 2017 so that we can plan for food and space.

CONTACT:  RSVP to tricia.kamba@gmail.com or call and leave a message for Tricia at #780-998-7167

 


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To participate in any of these three walks, click on the city name to be redirected to their One SMALL Step page.All funds raised go to the Foundation for Prader Willi Research (FPWR) Canada.

 

Edmonton
When: July 9, 2016
Location: Borden Park
Host: Miranda Apesland

Calgary
When: September 11, 2016
Location: Edworthy Park
Host: Stephanie Thomas

Grand Prairie
When: June 18, 2016
Where: Muskoseepi Park
Contact: Tammy Renwick


All funds raised go to the Foundation for Prader Willi Research (FPWR) Canada.

 

 

Past Events

If you missed the 2015 National conference this past may, Click here to view the PDF versions of some of the amazing presentations.

 

Save the Date!

FPWR Canada's 7th Annual Conference, hosted in Calgary, Alberta on Saturday, May 30 & Sunday, May 31. More Information regarding speakers, accommodations, and other details coming soon. There will also be an exciting Casino Night Event on Friday May 29th at the same location as the conference. Please Click on the images below to view the full sized Save the date poster and Casino Night poster!

Register for the"Sharing Solutions" Conference

To buy tickets for the Casino Night Event


Please join us at our Annual General Meeting 2015 for the Prader-Willi Syndrome Association of Alberta

WHAT:  At the close of the Foundation for Prader-Willi Research Canada National Conference in Calgary, we will take advantage of our location and togetherness to meet and host our association’s AGM and social luncheon.  We aim to capitalize on our relationship with the FPWR, clarify our roles, and engage in planning for YOUR organization.  Though we cannot provide child care like at the conference, there is free indoor swimming (towels provided) for those who wish.  You can bring crafts or games for your children to do in the room during the meeting as well.  At least one parent need attend the AGM.

WHERE:  Courtyard by Marriot Calgary Airport Hotel (same room as the conference)

Directions & details http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/yycap-courtyard-calgary-airport/

WHEN:  Sunday, May 31st, 2015; 12:30 PM catered lunch and socializing; 1:15 to 2:30ish PM AGM meeting

COST:  Free to all of our members and future members

WHO / HOW / WHY: Bring any in your family that are able to come on that day; all is provided because we understand the inconvenience of travel time; it is healthy to socialize with others who share common joys and challenges, plus we need to give input for our association’s ambitions and future.  All members have a vote at our meeting.

IF you can or cannot attend, please send your numbers attending or regrets to Tricia Kamba by May 17, 2015 so that we can plan for food and space.

CONTACT:  RSVP to tricia.kamba@gmail.com or call and leave a message for Tricia at #780-998-7167

Thanks—hope to see you soon.

PS. Remember the early-bird registration price for the FPWR conference is April 15th. *more details for the conference are directly above this AGM Memo.