June 26, 2017
Canada Day event
Hello Bishop Hellmuth Neighbours!
Our Canada Day event is only 5 days away!
Thank you to everyone who has emailed their RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you haven’t done so already, could you kindly do so before Wednesday. We need final numbers for the big BBQ shop!
Also, if you’d still like to volunteer to make our event even better, you can let us know in your email. Volunteer spots are still available.
Thank you already to the following people who have volunteered to help out or who have already helped in the planning and organizing:
Peter, Hans, Armstrong, Tim, Ben, Elizabeth, Anu, Lauren, Mari, Kathleen, Patrick, Scott, Cale, Grayson, the Dickinson boys, Jessica, Shiraz, Rob, Andrew, Doug, Mike, Isabel, John, and Tara!
Set up will begin at 4 pm but the official festivities begin at 6 pm!
Looking forward to sharing food, music, family activities and fireworks with a great neighbours!
Jenn and Seta
News From The Recent BHNA General Meeting
A new executive for the 2017 – 2018 year was elected at the meeting. The name and contact information of each of the executive officers can be accessed here.
Canada Day! Jennifer Dillon and Seta Moore-Bridge were elected as cochairs of the 2017 Canada Day event, and of the BHNA Social Committee. Jenn and Seta have a number of exciting events planned for members of the neighborhood. Stay tuned for future events!
Volunteers needed! The following is a list of the committees of the BHNA. Our focus is to significantly increase the involvement in our neighborhood all residents, in order to improve our quality of life generally. Please consider volunteering for a position by contacting anyone in the executive by email.
Urban League Representative: Marlyn Loft
Attend meetings of the Urban League. Liaison between the Association and the Urban League.
Maintain the website of the Association.
Newsletter Chair: Vacant
Maintain the Association newsletter and other publications from time to time.
Gather input from the neighborhood regarding traffic and parking. Work with the Executive to develop any necessary traffic management and/or traffic calming measures. Necessary liaison with the City.
Act with a view to maintaining the heritage nature of the neighborhood. Plan and implement initiatives for the beautification of the neighborhood.
Canada Day: Jennifer Dillon and Seta Moore
Oversee the planning and staging of the annual Canada Day neighborhood party.
Social: Jennifer Dillon and Seta Moore
Oversee the planning and staging of social events for the enhancement of the relationship between residents of the neighborhood.
Youth: Isabelle Harder
Plan and, with the necessary assistance, implement initiatives for enhancing the relationship of young residents of the neighborhood, and increasing involvement of youth in the neighborhood.
Rental Property Liaison: Vacant
Gather data concerning the ownership of rental property in the neighborhood. Liaise with absentee landowners. Resolve issues with student and other rental properties.
Lane Captain: Vacant
Coordinate the maintenance and upkeep of all laneways within the neighborhood.
Block Captains: Vacant
Maintain contact with residents of their block. Provide feedback from residents to the Executive, and assist with the dissemination of information to residents of their block.
· Hellmuth S. Block
· Hellmuth N. Block
· Wellington S. Block
· Wellington N. Block
· St. James
Join us! A membership form is attached.