Child tax credit receipts

Tax receipts are now available to download.
For more information on the fitness tax credit visit http://www.cra-arc.gc.ca/fitness/
Step by step procedure to download your receipt

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Kaetlyn Osmond

Kaetlyn Osmond, Silver Medalist at the 2014 Sochi Olympics and two-time Canadian Figure Skating Champion, will be arriving at St. John’s Airport April 17th at 11:20am. Members of the skating family are invited to be at the airport to welcome Kaetlyn home. In addition the Honourable Terry French, Minister of Tourism, Culture and Recreation, and the Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Education, will host an event to welcome her home and recognize her outstanding achievements. The event will take place on Thursday, April 17, at 1:30 p.m. in the East Block lobby of Confederation Building. Come see Kaetlyn and help us celebrate her accomplishments!

Office Closure

The Prince of Wales Skating Club administration office will be closed from April 20-23 for the Easter Break, re-opening April 24th.
Happy Easter!

POWSC Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of the Prince of Wales Skating Club will be held on Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:00pm Twin Rinks. All members are welcome!

Nominations for board positions (Revised)

The election of Board Members to the Prince of Wales Skating Club will take place on May 14, 2014, 7:00pm at Twin Rinks
In accordance with our Constitution By-law 41 the following positions are open for nominations and will be voted on May 14, 2014:

Vice- President (2014-2016 )
Treasurer (2014- 2016)
Adult Program Coordinator (2014-2016)
Junior Program Coordinator (2014-2016)
Test Coordinator (2014 -2016)
Publicity Coordinator (2014 -2016)
Synchro Coordinator (2014-2015)

In accordance with our Constitution By-law 15 the following positions will be vacant and open for nominations and will be voted on May 14, 2014:
Secretary (2014-2015)

All nominations must be received by the Chairman of the Nominating Committee on or before May 1, 2014.
Nomination form

Bursary application

Skaters are invited to apply for a skater development bursary if they meet the following criteria:
- Any skater who represented the Club in Divisionals, Provincial, Sectional or Eastern Challenge competitions at Junior Bronze/Pre-Juvenile level and upwards.
-If 12 years or older, the skater must have contributed to the operation of the Club (i.e. as a Program Assistant if eligible).
- If skater is a registered skater, and training outside area, and unable to PA but in past has completed requirement they will not be penalized. Will be considered
- The skater must be a member in good standing and the Prince of Wales Skating Club is the home club.
- The skater must have attended two off-season schools, within the past 12 months.
Application form (Word document) – application deadline April 16

Adult Nationals

Nicole Burt (Gold Women Interpretive Class YA; Competitive Women Free Skate Class YA) won two gold medals at the Adult National Championships this weekend in Regina, with Kristin Brown (Competitive Women Free Skate Class I) placing 4th in her event.
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Travel Grant

Skaters are invited to apply for a Travel Grant if they meet the following criteria:
1. Any skater who represented the Club at Provincials, Sectional or Eastern Challenge
competitions at STAR 5 level and upwards.
2. The skater must be a member in good standing and the Prince of Wales Skating Club is
the home club.
Application form

Skate Atlantica

At the World’s Finest Chocolate Skate Skate Atlantica held in East Hants Nova Scotia, Kaitlin Harte won the Novice event, and Lauren Stringer won a bronze medal in Senior Silver. Anna Carter placed 12th in Juvenile, Dayton Fifield was 7th and Abbey Moores 13th in PreJuvenile U11, Amber Boutcher was 10th in PreNovice, Erin Maher 5th and Lauren Woodruff 8th in Junior Silver, and Chloe Whitridge 6th in PreJuvenile U14.
Results

CanSkate end dates

Saturday (Feildian Gardens) – April 12 (11 Weeks)
Sunday (Twin Rinks) – April 6 (11 Weeks)
Tuesday (Twin Rinks) – March 18 (10 Weeks)
Wednesday (Twin Rinks) – March 26 (12 Weeks)
Thursday (Goulds) – April 10 (12 Weeks)
Saturday (Torbay) – April 5 (11 Weeks)

Avalon Interclub

The club hosted the Avalon Interclub competition, Saturday 15 March at Twin Rinks. Kim French was presented with the 2014 “Sis” Reid award
This trophy was donated by CBS SC in memory of “Sis” Reid, a tireless volunteer in the skating community and is awarded for volunteer efforts in support of skating. Congratulations to Kim on this well deserved honour.
Thanks to all our volunteers who made this possible and congratulations to our skaters taking part:-
Star 1: Maria Keough, Olivia Wilson, Emily Woodfine, Heather Bolger, Matthew Curran
Star 2: Danielle Bolger, Ebyni Clarke, Skye Coffey, Brianna Gibbons, Maria O’Neill, Gracyn Rowe, Alexandra Short, Jacob Billard
Star 3: Livi Allen, Mary Ann Butler, Sarah Evans, Leah Peckham
Katie Warford is competing in Star 2 at STAR Provincials this weekend as well.
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