The Toronto Chapter, which got its mandate at the last SfP board meeting Nov. 6, has already started a newsletter of its own. It has moved quickly to assume responsibility for the lecture and seminar series at the University of Toronto which were formerly organized by national board members.
Equally quickly,the new (Nov. 6 mandate also) Ottawa Chapter will move to take over and administer a national board approved program: the establishment of an award in the national youth Science Fair program.
Membership drives are underway in Quebec and B.C. Chapters. New Brunswick Chapter has finished this year’s.
Gerhard Stroink, National Board Member from Halifax (Dalhousie), attended the Nov. 6 board meeting in Toronto to discuss possibilities for establishment of a chapter in Halifax.