Watch the video of the event here.
Friends and members of Saanich Gulf Island Greens – it is time to celebrate! This year, the
month of May marks TEN amazing years since Elizabeth May was elected as Canada’s first
Join the SGI Greens at 7 pm on Friday May 14 to reminisce with speakers and artists from
across Canada to honour our unique and revered Member of Parliament.
In recognition of this special occasion, a gathering of exceptional Canadians will be
joining us for songs, stories and poetry. Come and join these amazing people for the party:
Annamie Paul – Leader of the Green Party of Canada
Sonia Furstenau – Leader of BC Greens, MLA Cowichan Valley
David Suzuki – Ph.D, Science broadcaster, Environmental activist
Adam Olsen – Green MLA North Saanich, BC
Cate May Burton – Author, one of the founders of Young Greens and Elizabeth’s daughter
Jenica Atwin – Green MP for Fredericton, NB
Paul Manly – Green MP for Nanaimo-Ladysmith, BC
Pat Carney – former PC MP Vancouver-Centre, former Cabinet Minister, former Senator
David Coon – Leader of the New Brunswick Greens, MLA Fredericton-South
Mike Schreiner – Leader of Greens of Ontario, MPP Guelph
Ken Wu – Executive Director, Endangered Ecosystems Alliance, BC
Sylvia Olsen – Author, Historian, Knitter Extraordinaire
Including the music of Bob Bossin and poetry by Lorna Crozier.
A federal election may be just around the corner and the Leader of the GPC, Annamie Paul, will be running in the riding of Toronto-Centre. Elizabeth will conduct one of her famous Dutch Auctions with all funds raised going to promote that important campaign. This is an opportunity for SGI Greens to celebrate our shared Green values and to support others. Islanders know that a rising tide floats all boats.
There is already strong interest in this special occasion, so make sure you register with the following link for this one of a kind event.
When: Friday, May 14, 2021 07:00 PM Vancouver
Register in advance for this meeting:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
You won’t want to miss this occasion!!!