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Buddhist Society of the NT Newsletter


v. 17 no. 2



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NEWSLETTER Buddhist Society of NT July 2009 Page 6 EARLY AGM 2009 ...! 2:30 PM SUNDAY 23 RD AUGUST Please come along for the annual AGM to be held early this year on Sunday 23rd August at 2:30pm at Parkside Crescent Leanyer. As always, your BSNT needs you at this meeting. The committee urges all members to participate in what is a critical process for the on-going development of the BSNT . FORMS Membership & Nomination forms are included in this issue and can be downloaded from the website (www.ntbuddhist.org.au) They are also available at the rear of the Sala. If you are renewing your membership from the previous year & your details have not changed (address, emails, phones etc) it is not necessary to fill out the entire form again. Proxy forms are also available at the Sala or on from the website. All forms and subscriptions can be placed in the donation box. MEMBERSHIPS : Is yours current? Memberships must be current for full participation in the AGM. Those nominating people to committee positions to the committee, those accepting nominations and, those voting at the AGM all need current memberships. Note that membership fees have risen from $15 to $20 per person. NOMINATIONS TO COMMITTEE POSITIONS These must be received at least 3 days before the AGM (6pm 20th August) either put in the donation box or given to the Public Officer (Bac Lam). Nominations during the actual AGM will only be called if there are insufficient nominations from this first process. This is our constitutional process (19 (2) ) . DONATIONS.... As well as fund-raising events, the BSNT relies strongly on the generosity of the community to develop the Centre and its programs. You can donate to the BSNT by: Direct or periodic payments into WESTPAC ACC NO: 035 306 211 134 Cash donations into Donation box at the Centre. BSNT is not able to offer tax deductibility COMING EVENTS.... Sunday July 26, 9:00-4:00pm DAY RETREAT led by Ven Tri Dinh all welcome; please bring lunch to share. August 1-3 DARWIN ZEN GROUP WEEKEND MEDITATION RETREAT : The body as a gate to Awakening. For further information contact Justine Meyer at justzen.bigpond.com or 8985 3781 & check website www.ntbuddhist.org.au for registration details. Meditators new to Zen welcome