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News and Events

WIBCA’s 2019 Annual General Meeting (AGM).

The West Island Black Community Association (WIBCA) invites all members and friends within the community to attend our upcoming Annual General Meeting.

Want to join our dynamic & diverse team?

Want to give back to your community by making a difference in someone’s life?

Interested in hosting a workshop at WIBCA?

Join us!

WHEN: Sunday, June 2nd 2019.

WHERE: WIBCA. 48C, 4th Ave. South. Roxboro QC H8Y 2M2

TIME: 3-5pm

ADMISSION: Open to all

***Light refreshments will be served

Healthy Living For Seniors – Information Session.

Group Of Senior Friends Having Lunch Together At A Restaurant Smiling at camera

WIBCA is hosting an information session on Healthy Living For Seniors.

Guest speakers:

Ms. Sharon Pilgrim – Bsc. Nursing & Ms. Carla Shaw – Bsc. Nutritional Sciences

WHEN: Saturday, June 1st 2019

WHERE: WIBCA. 48C, 4th Ave South, Roxboro QC. H8Y 2M2

TIME: Noon – 3pm

ADMISSION: FREE entry, open to all

2019 WIBCA Scholarship Awards

WIBCA’s annual scholarship applications are now open!!!

Click on the DOWNLOAD button below to access the application form.

THE WEST ISLAND BLACK COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION – Online Newsletter – Community Cornerstone Volume No. 1

WIBCA is proud to present our first online edition of our quarterly newsletter which will feature:

  • Updates about WIBCA
  • Donor highlights
  • Volunteer profiles
  • Stories of impact
  • Articles from the web/newspaper
  • Upcoming WIBCA¬†events
  • Relevant community events

WIBCA is hosting a workshop facilitated by Mark Mastromonaco (Criminal Lawyer) providing an overview explaining certain aspects of the Quebec Cannabis regulation Act with a Q&A period.

WHEN: Friday, May 10th 2019.

WHERE: WIBCA, 48C 4th Ave South, Roxboro QC

TIME: 6:30pm – 9:00pm

ADMISSION: FREE entry / 18+

INFORMATION: admin@wibca.org / (514) 683-3925

***GET INFORMED***

WIBCA proudly presents our Outdoor Summer Basketball Camp – HOOP SKILLZZ!!!

Registration forms can be downloaded then emailed to astleysmith@gmail.com / admin@wibca.com

WIBCA’s General Meeting

Members, Partners, Affiliates and Friends, please join WIBCA as we gather for our General Meeting on Sunday, March 24th from 3-5pm at our facility in Roxboro.

Attending would allow you a first hand overview of our various accomplishments since the last General Meeting in November 2018 as well as our goals set forth for 2019.

Our General Meeting is open to all, come out and meet our dedicated volunteers and/or active members!!!

  • WHERE: 48C, 4th Ave. South, Roxboro, Quebec H8Y 2M2
  • WHEN: Sunday, March 24th 2019.
  • TIME: 3pm – 5pm

***Light refreshments will be served.

CANCELLED EVENT!! Anyone for Tea? – Join WIBCA for our annual vintage Tea Party.

WIBCA Seniors present – A vintage Springtime Social.

TIME: 1pm – 4pm

WHEN:  Sunday, May 5th 2019.

WHERE: Pierrefonds Cultural Center.  13850 Gouin Blvd. West, Pierrefonds, QC H8Z 1X7.

ADMISSION: $25.00 (Early bird $20.00 until March 31st.)

TICKETS: (514) 683-3925 – (514) 624-5037 – (514) 696-6131 – admin@wibca.org

This event will include:

  • A raffle
  • Door prizes
  • Big Hats and Tea Cups competition
  • Tea and finger foods
  • Laughter and fun in great company amongst your diverse community members and representatives.

Come out and strut your stuff!

#TEAPARTY #VINTAGE #SOCIAL #WIBCASENIORS #TEACUPS #BIGHATS #COMMUNITY #VOLUNTEERS #WIBCAFOREVER

WIBCA invites the community to join us celebrating this years BHM closing.

BLACK HISTORY MONTH CHURCH SERVICE

WHERE: St. Michaels & All Angels, 15556 rue Cabot, Pierrefonds (off Jacque Bizard)

WHEN: Sunday, February 24th 2019

TIME: 10:00 am service

Light refreshments will be available.

Exploring Our Rich Local History: “Voices of Emancipation”.

WIBCA is pleased to invite members, friends, and the wider community as we focus on local history.  This year, the Black History Month Committee in Montreal has put the spotlight on women with the theme “Voices of Emancipation”.  We are pleased that two of the honorees in this years calendar have accepted to share their stories with us.

WHEN: Friday, February 15 2019.

WHERE: The West Island Black Community Association – 48C, 4th Avenue South Roxboro, Quebec H8Y 2M2

TIME: 6:30 – 9:00 pm

ADMISSION: Free admission, open to all

Light refreshments will be served