It’s time to revitalize the East Kootenay Branch! Please join our team and put your name forward for available volunteer branch executive positions by October 9th. We will hold a brief AGM, after touring the renewed McVittie House and Survey Office. For more information on available volunteer opportunities with the APEGBC East Kootenay Branch, click here >
The McVittie House and Survey Office recently opened to the public with volunteer work renewing the buildings over the last 20 years. This will be your last (and best) chance to see the entire buildings, not just from behind gates or through windows. See news article >
Thomas McVittie was a Civil Engineer and Land Surveyor in Ft. Steele 1885 to 1910 and very much involved in the Wildhorse gold rush, early settlement and resource development of the East Kootenay region. Following the tour, we will have elections, buy-your-own lunch, and networking. We hope to see you there!
John Armstrong, P.Eng., BCLS, CLS.
John led the volunteer group that was involved in the moving and restoration of the McVittie House and Office 1995 to 2015.
To help us predict the size of our group, please register by October 15, 2015.
If you cannot attend in person, but would like to put your name forward for a volunteer position or cast your vote by phone/Skype/etc, please contact us.
If you have questions, please contact [email protected]
Please also extend this invite to your other colleagues! Instructions on how non-members of APEGBC can register is shown below.
If you are not a member of APEGBC, you can register online by quickly creating a 'non-member' account. After clicking on the 'REGISTER' link, you will be brought to a login screen. Towards the bottom, there is a
‘Create new account’ link. Click this link and follow the prompts to create your account. Thank you and we look forward to having you join us.