The Dogwood Canoe & Kayak
Club is a group of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities who
share a love of paddling, the outdoors and a respect for the
We paddle solo and tandem canoes and kayaks on flat water,
moving water, white water, oceans, estuaries, lakes, and
ponds. A number of our members sail canoes. Organized trips
are planned from March to November. In the winter months you
will find many of us skiing the hills or at the pool trying
to nail that roll....
While there are many planned club trips
there are also many more almost spur-of-the-moment outings
at the mercy of tides and weather. Check the Calendar page
to view the current list of trips and current contact information.
Join us on April 24, '19 at 7:30 p.m. at Wesburn Community Hall ( Wesburn Centre
4781 Parkwood Avenue, Burnaby) it
will be a very busy evening.
Remembering Peter Waddington. If anyone would like to bring
in photos of him - get up and say a few words about him,
please contact Grace at: firstname.lastname@example.org or phone her
at:604 261 4498 (from the 19th - 24th contact her at 604 421
*** Memorial for Peter Waddington: Sunday, April 28, '19 -
11:30 a.m. Van Dusen Gardens.
Please notify Gordon Waddington if you plan to attend:
It's also that time of year for Ian Bailey to present the
Good Fellow Award to the most deserving member who has gone
out of his/her way to further the club.
After several postponements it is now time for the Photo
Contest. The categories are Humor, Adventure, and
Scenery...medium sized photos only, please. It is not
necessary for your entry to be taken on a club outing, only
that you've taken the photo yourself. Prizes for the winner
of each category will be presented.
The next meeting will be on Wednesday June 26, '19
Join us on FACEBOOK!
The club has a group site on Facebook that
is open to the public and is a great place to view and store
club photos from past trips and to stay up to date. If you
have a Facebook account, please log in and then simply type
“Dogwood Canoe and Kayak Club” in the box titled Search for
People, Places and Things.
Join The Club
The AGM meeting is coming up soon (Jan. 23, '19)...please
print out an application form, fill it in and submit it to
Jill Blair along with a cheque or cash at the meeting. Jill
may have some extra forms for those who leave home without
them. Join up to support the club, meet new paddlers and
join us in celebrating 54 years since Dogwood's first
Dogwood Canoe & Kayak Club welcomes all new members. The
benefits of membership include scheduled trips, social
activities, monthly meetings with entertainment and
refreshments, access to membership list, and fun times with
great paddling companions.
To join the club or renew your valued membership Download
and Print the application form
Complete the form and sign. Bring a cheque and the completed
application to the next meeting. That's it! Your membership
application will be processed.
Important Reminder: Now is the
time to renew one's membership.
$35.00/year Full Membership
(Max. 2 adults living in the
$20.00/year Single Membership
$15.00/year Associate Membership
(Single paddling adult member.)
(Must be living outside of the
The Mid-Weeklings are still
out on Wednesdays.
Call Frank Ward Monday to
find out the meeting time and place. (604) 929-3059 or
alternately, contact Geraldine
Van der Beke by email email@example.com
We hope to see you.
GUESTS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME!
While the club does not have meetings
during the summer we continue to paddle on
Wednesdays and weekends.
Membership Application forms are available for download. Register for
membership by printing off the form and bring it with
payment to the next meeting or mail to:
Dogwood Canoe and Kayak Club
11767 Blakely Rd.
Pitt Meadows, BC V3Y 1H2
If you live in Vancouver or area and love
paddling, come and paddle with us. We have members from
Vancouver to Mission!