Annual Silent Auction December 3, 2019



Our Annual Silent Auction is here!!!!

Join us for our 45th Annual Silent Auction and dinner with this year’s proceeds going to Hero Work Radical Renovations.

To learn more go to https://herowork.com

Just a reminder this event is not limited to members only. Feel free to invite your coworkers, spouses, bosses, family and friends.

please email secretary@vlsa.ca

If you or your firm or a business you know would like to donate an item or two, please email secretary@vlsa.ca.
So far, we have donations of artwork, jewellery, gift baskets, coffees, wine, wine glasses, food baskets, handmade clothing, gift certificates for groceries, dinner, massages, hair, and more.

Award presentations of our Pamela Lawson Memorial Scholarship Award and the Victoria Bar Association Award will be made as well.

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DINNER HIGHLIGHTS

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Please join us for a turkey dinner with all the fixings. Coffee, tea and dessert are included.

Special dietary requirements can be accommodated with advance notice. 

Place: Comfort Hotel 3020 Blanshard St.

Cost: $35.00 Member / $40.00 Guest

Cocktails: 5:30 p.m. – Dinner at 6:00 p.m.

Please be sure that Dinner Reservations are received by Tuesday, November 26, 2019.

TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT OR TABLE

Contact: socialconvenor@vlsa.ca

Please make cheques payable to V.L.S.A.

Or send e-transfer to: treasurer@vlsa.ca

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PRESIDENT’S NOTE

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LAST SPEAKER: Thank you to last month’s speaker Joanna Vandervlugt. Those of us who have read your book, loved it and the rest of us are looking forward to enjoying it. Congratulations on your book The Unravelling being a finalist in the Canadian Book Club Awards 2019 Fiction Category.

MEMBERSHIP: Be sure to renew your annual membership for There is a fillable membership form at www.vlsa.ca  

EMPLOYMENT: Reminder that job postings are available on our website for members – don’t forget to ask for the password with your updated membership. 

CORPORATE MEMBERSHIPS: We have a new membership category.  The cost is $150 per year and entitles the firm to unlimited number of staff named as members and employment postings on our website.

UPCOMING SPEAKER: Ramona Reynolds, Director of Ascend Legal Recruiting on “Knowing Your Value for Legal Assistants.”