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GVIAS News Letter – February 22nd, 2017

GVIAS Newsletter AGM Announced – March 23rd, 7 PM! Three Board Seats Available! Upcoming Dates (AGM, BitF & Recharge)!   AGM Date Announcement Mark your calendars, the AGM for GVIAS has been set! March 23rd, 7 PM The Croatian Cultural Center – (The Coat Room) We’d like to welcome all society members to join us in the most exhilaratingly bureaucratic time of year! See how you c... »

GVIAS Equipment List Created

Recently, some brave members of ours entered into the unwieldy GVIAS storage locker and compiled an inventory of all our equipment. This equipment has been acquired over the years, primarily for use at GVIAS events. The equipment is available to GVIAS members upon request, the use of these items is meant to fall within the mission statement of GVIAS and is at the discretion of the board. You can s... »

Burn in the Forest has a new home!

From Simon Saxomasaurus, Our Dear BitF Leader: “My dear friends and Citizens, I am thrilled to announce that Burn In The Forest has finalized our new home at the Cheam Fishing Village, located on Cheam First Nation traditional lands near Agassiz, BC. Representatives of the Cheam reached out to GVIAS in 2014 with the prospect of a new long term home; as it turns out, this was most timely, sin... »

Playafied Announced for November 22nd 2014!

Every Fall… It has been a tradition for the Vancouver Burner Community to celebrate together and come together as one, big, dusty, family. This is our opportunity to come together, play and participate by creating art, music, culture and community. And of course, partay!!! On November 22nd, we present PLAYAFIED! Facebook Event > We want you to ge... »


Greetings fine members of GVIAS! We bring you the latest and greatest in GVIAS news. We hope it makes you as cheerful and sparkly as the Playa’s brightest ponies.   In this Announcement: AGM This Sunday! AGM Agenda Previous General Meeting Minutes Art Grant Deadlines Board Nominee Statement   AGM This Sunday! We just want to remind our wonderful members that our AGM is happening th... »

Member Update – March 2014

Greetings fine members of GVIAS! We bring you the latest and greatest in GVIAS news. We hope it is as tasty as greasy bacon on a dusty morning out on the Playa. (For your convenience all important dates are bolded and in red!) In this Newsletter: BiTF Producers Announced! AGM Announced! AGM Special Resolutions Deadline AGM Participation Membership Deadlines Board Position Available ReCharge Delyse... »

Member Update – November 13th 2013

Greetings GVIAS members, It’s been nearly 8 months since the AGM, and the Board of Directors miss you! So we are having another General Meeting this month! On November 24th at 1pm we will be meeting at St James Community Centre, 3214 W 10th Ave. We can’t wait to tell you about all the stuff we’ve been up to since we last met.  We’ll present you with fun stuff like new committees and policies…... »