(round table; please distinguish clearly between discussion items and announcements!)
Guest speakers (wish list)
Committee and Watching Brief Reports:
a. Long term care, (Carol); b. Environment, other issues (Cecily); c. Finances (Tim, Robin); d. PIA (Carol); e. Website (Peter); f. Telephone tree (Edda); g. FOM (Nic); h. AFUR (Cathy)
October 18, noon: Climate Action rally (special guest, Greta Thunberg); Beaver Hills Park 11:15 am, march to Legislature.
October 18, 5:00 pm: AUPE rally, Legislature
October 21: Election Day; don’t forget to vote!
November 6, noon – 1:30 pm: Panel discussion on Bill C-29 with Cindy Blackstock, Hadley Friedland and Teresa Steinhauer; Law Centre 231/237, UofA North Campus.
November 12 – 14: Alberta Association on Gerontology symposium, “Vision 2030”; Radisson Hotel Edmonton South (4440, Gateway Blvd.); registration $250 (includes meals & reception); https://events.eply.com/Vision2030
November 16 – 18: Parkland Institute Annual Conference, “Alberta 2019: Forces of Change”; usual location (ETLC, UofA); https://www.parklandconference.ca/ for details & registration (check whether SALTies are eligible for the supporter registration of $125).
Agenda items for next meeting:
Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 1:00 pm