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Sunday, Februay 22, 2015


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What's happening at Viking

All members are invited to attend the Annual General Meeting (AGM)
When: May 20th, refreshments and dinner starting at 6pm, AGM at 8pm
Where: to be announced

The purpose of the meeting is to:
• Receive reports from the Members of the Board
• Receive and approve the Financial Statements
• Elect Directors to the Board for the year 2015-2016
• Transact any other business as may properly come before this AGM.

A detailed information package will be available soon.

PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE: April 2015. Go here. (April 9)

PROTECTED AREAS: Vikings Kim Marineau and Joël Bonin will make presentations at an event about protected areas on private lands, Rendez-vous conservation Laurentides, to be held in Val-Morin April 24. More info. (April 13)

THE SEASON ENDS: Despite the fact there’s still some snow out there, Viking operations are officially closed for the season. See you next season - and watch this space for spring/summer/fall activities. (April 8)

SPRING FUN EVENT: Viking Ski Club will host a three-hour and six-hour Rogaine, a map and compass adventure. When: May 9. Where: Viking clubhouse. Who can participate: everybody. For more details. (April 8)

ROMAN JEZEK: Long-time honorary Viking member, died in December at age 101. See the obituary here. (April 13)

LOPPET 2015: Ideal conditions and moderate temperatures resulted in a large turnout (some 430 registrations) and an excellent event February 22. A big thank you to organizers from Viking and Morin-Heights - and to the scores of volunteers who made it all happen! Go here for results. (Jan. 23).

ATTENTION ALL 'CARTE RÉSEAU' HOLDERS: Go here for opportunity to win a free pass for next season. April 15 deadline. (Mar 24)

CONGRATULATIONS: to all the young Vikings who skied so well this season! Go here for winners of the club championships and the winners for distance (Morin-Heights to la Malbaie challenge). (Mar. 9)

VIKING CHECKPOINT THE BEST… as voted by skiers in the Canadian Ski Marathon February 7 and 8. An award presented at the volunteer banquet in Ottawa February 17 honours the Checkpoint 4A team of Doug Bowes-Lyon, Tim Baker, Mark Brenchley, Brenda Hunter, Frans and Marta Blom, Jean-Pierre Campeau. Kristin Wærstad, John Maase and Wilda Madden. Many thanks to Doug and his team - and congratulations on a great job! (Feb. 17)

KARL BAADSVIK FUND: What is it? How can it help Viking? Read about it here. (Dec. 13)

PHOTOS: here.

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