The Annual General Meeting of the Hackett Community Association will be held at 7.30 pm on 14 September 2016 in Meeting Room 2 at Maitland House, 100 Maitland Street, Hackett.
We are planning to have 3 speakers at the meeting:
A representative from the ACT Government Envronment and Planning Directorate who will talk on the impact of the Mr Fluffy scheme on Hackett.
Mr John Carty another local resident and former senior mathematics teacher and current contributor to the Australian Mathematics Competition, will talk on the benefits of mathematics skills.
Ms Clare McGrath, Vice President of the North Canberra division of ACT Neighbourhood Watch who will talk on the operations of Neighbourhood Watch.
We will be providing light refreshments on completion. Take the opportunity to welcome in your new committee and meet our guest speakers.
This is the key meeting of the year for the Association and we encourage all residents to attend.
At this meeting the Chair will report on the Association’s achievements over the preceding year and we will be calling for the nomination and appointment of Committee members for 2016-17.
If you are community minded and are looking for a way to be more involved in the future of the Hackett community here is your opportunity to nominate yourself for one of the committee positions. Nominations for Committee membership must be submitted to the Secretary Bruce Smith within 48 hours of the meeting. Nomination forms can be downloaded from http://www.hackett.org.au/documents/committee-nomination-form/
The Hackett Community Association will be holding its Annual General Meeting on 14 September. Committee members for 2016-17 will be elected at that meeting.
If you are community minded and are looking for a way to be more involved in the future of the Hackett community here is your opportunity to nominate yourself for one of the committee positions. You will need to download a nomination form from here and submit it to the Secretary within 48 hours of the meeting.
If you would like to find out more contact James Walker on 6247-0951.
The next Hackett Community Contact Day will be held on Saturday 27 August at St Margaret’s Church Community Diversity Festival from 11am to 3pm. We have decided to join the St Margaret’s Church Diversity Day Event in keeping with our aim of fostering increased cooperation amongst local community organisations.
There will be performances by the ACT Taoist Tai Chi Society, Folk Dance Canberra, Con Brio (choir) and the IPRs (band). Displays of artworks by SSFL Friday Art Group, Robin Bennett (paintings), Alison Allen (painted eggs and embroidery), Brian Rope (photography) and Brian Stewart (photography), plus demonstration of egg painting by Alison and Trevor Allen. Food and information stalls, buskers, musicians and more.
The Chair of the Hackett Community Association has prepared a report on the 30 April Hackett Community Contact Day. If you would like to read it you can do by clicking here Report on 30 April 2016 Contact Day
There will no meeting of the Hackett Community Association in July. The next meeting of the Hackett Community Association will be at 7.30pm on Tuesday 9 August in the Community Hall at the old Hackett Primary School. All welcome.