On Sunday February 6th we had our Annual General Meeting. Wish to thank the members who attended the meeting. The meeting went very well and all the reports were covered and the Budget for 2011 by our treasurer Henry Low was passed.
At our February board meeting all the committee chairs for coming events were selected. Thank you to everyone who volunteered to take on these positions.
This being our election year for board of directors and executives, 25 people with most votes will be sent notices if they will stand for the VBT Board. Please accept the wishes of the members and stand as our board to help and guide the future growth of VBT.
Roof repair has been completed and the gym floor from the roof leak has been repaired under the guidance of Bill Kajiwara. We wish to thank the people who have already generously contributed towards our roof repair costs.
Our first manju making day in preparation for our Spring Bazaar was on Saturday Feb. 5th. Special thanks to Mrs. Sakata and Mrs. Kitano for making the dough and anko balls in preparation for the manju making day. The second manju making day is Saturday March 12th at 9:00 AM. If you can spare some time please come and lend us a hand. Your help is very much appreciated.
Please join us on Sunday March 13th at 10:30 AM for Spring Higan/Dana Day/Shotsuki Service.
Our Spring Bazaar will be on Sunday March 27th. Bazaar preparations will be on Friday and Saturday March 25 and 26 starting at 9:00 AM and Sunday starting at 6:00 AM.
On behalf of the Vancouver Buddhist Temple Board of Directors and myself, thank you once again for all your support.
Please check your calendar for coming events at the Temple and join us for our services.