Museum of Vancouver Members and a guest are invited to join us for a fun filled evening of wine, refreshments and entertainment at our Annual General Meeting. Learn more about the Museum, celebrate our incredible year, and hear Expo '86 Chief Architect Bruno Freschi speak on the development of the Expo Vision and Master Plan using the original 35 mm slides. This event provides a great opportunity to explore our new display of Expo '86 objects.
What: MOV Annual General Meeting + Recollecting Expo '86 with Bruno Freschi
When: Wednesday May 25, 2016, 6:00-8:30pm
Where: Museum of Vancouver at Vanier Park (1100 Chestnut Street)
RSVP to: email@example.com by May 18.
Recollecting Expo '86
Expo '86 was a game changer for Vancouver and remains one of the largest public event ever held in British Columbia. Attracting over 22 million visitors, Expo '86 gave Vancouver international stature and transformed us into a bold city with boundless potential. With Recollecting Expo '86 - a small display in the MOV studio - the Museum of Vancouver marks the 30th anniversary of the opening of the 1986 World Exposition on Transportation and Communication. It also spotlights the important role of collectors as memory keepers. This display presents a fraction of Pete Visscher's impressive collection of Expo 86 memorabilia.
As a member you can also submit nominations for Elected Directors.
Nominations for Elected Directors need to be made 30 days prior to the Annual General Meeting. Any nomination must be given to the Museum in writing, signed by two members, and accompanied by the written consent of the nominee. Please send care of VMS Secretary to 1100 Chestnut Street, Vancouver, BC, V6J 3J9 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org.