News Flash ... This Just In
Disaster and Elation have
struck the Magee Jazz Band. Their annual windup gig at the Cellar Jazz
Club is not going to happen ... the Cellar closed on Feb 26th
But wait, the Magee Music
Department, under leadership of Chris Haas and Greg Quan,
has found a venue for their windup gig. Following the Magee Open House
there will be a Closing Cabaret to windup Magee Centennial Celebrations
Here are the key details ...
PLAN TO ATTEND:
- Closing Cabaret Saturday May 24th
from 7:00 to 9:00 PM in the atrium of Magee Secondary School.
- Featuring Magee Jazz Band and invited
musicians including Dal Richards and
- Entry fee $10 (donation) to the Magee
- Complimentary admission and a Molson
Canadian beverage ticket for Magee Centennial Passport (Ticket)
holders. Nudge ... BUY YOUR PASSPORT NOW.
What Is There to Think About?
Support your Magee Centennial.
Don't delay ... BUY YOUR PASSPORT (TICKET) TODAY ... online at http://mageecentennial.ca/MCRegistrationTickets.html
To those who already have their PASSPORT (TICKET) in hand ... thanks
again and practice these words for May, "Now that was a
Magee Centennial Celebrations
are now 70 days away. Venues are all firmly in place and moving to the
fine tuning stage.
and his team are rapidly "stitching" together the Queen
Elizabeth theatre show. Doug Sturrock and his
Centennial Memoir Book team are gearing up for their final production
Major Donors, Corporate
Sponsors, and Community Partners have provided support to ensure the
success and excellence of Centennial Celebrations. Refer Donors Sponsors
Currently, 2,060 people have
subscribed to our Email Newsletters or are following our Facebook Page. An advertising program has been
implemented including the Cover Story, a Second Story, and an Ad in the
February 15th issue Kerrisdale
Insider magazine. Ads are also scheduled to run in the
Vancouver Sun and Vancouver Courier.
Watch in Kerrisdale
for the Magee Centennial street banners which will be mounted in late
March courtesy of the Kerrisdale Business
In short, don't be
disappointed. Plan to support and attend the Magee Centennial
Celebrations. Today ... visit our website, register, and purchase your
Passport (Ticket) at Registration
Registrants and Guests will
all have a chance to win one of the following incredible Draw Prizes
which have been generously sponsored by the respective companies:
- Rocky Mountaineer Tour package valued at nearly $9,000
- Fairmont Pacific Rim (Gold Floor) Hotel 2 night package
Each Registrant will receive
a copy of the Magee Secondary 2014 Centennial Memoir, a book everyone
will want to have in their library. This full color, hard cover, labor
of love has been produced by Doug Sturrock,
retired Magee Teacher (PE Department Head, 1971 - 1998), and his team
of dedicated researchers and writers.
A Supplement to the Memoir
(covering Celebration Events) will be produced and distributed to
Registrants following the Centennial. Guests and others may purchase
the Memoir and Supplement separately at the Magee Open House on May
24th. The Memoir will be available for pickup at the Magee Open House
on May 24th
Flexible Registration Options
Visit our Registration
and Tickets Page and choose the registration
option (online or manual) which is right for you. If you choose online,
you can make payment by PayPal, Credit Card, or cheque. If you choose
manual, you can download and print a Registration Form, complete it
manually, and mail it in with your cheque.
In both cases, please include
your email address because that is where we will send your registration
confirmation which includes a link to View and Print "My Tickets". If you don't have an
email address, we do have a work-around to send your tickets by mail
but this is a last resort.
If you require assistance
registering, please phone Barry Rhoades '59 at 604-541-7334.
We are using Constant Contact (EventSpot) and PayPal to manage registrations and
payments. When registering online, please note the following mechanics:
· From the "Registration & Tickets" page on our
website, click on the online registration link which opens a Magee
Centennial information page with Constant Contact (EventSpot).
· Click on "Register Now" which opens a Registration
Form. Fill in your information including your choice of paying by
PayPal or Cheque. Click "Continue".
· If you chose PayPal, this opens a PayPal window with two
options: (a) Pay by PayPal or (b) Don't have a PayPal account. When you
click on (b) Don't have a PayPal account, this opens a Credit Card
· If you chose the Credit Card window, enter your Credit Card
number (it will automatically be recognized as Visa, MasterCard, etc)
and all other Credit Card information. Click "Pay Now".
· This takes you to a payment confirmation page. Review the
payment details and confirm the payment.
· This may take you to a PayPal page inviting you to open a PayPal
account. Click on "No Thanks".
(Note: If you do not click on "No Thanks" your
registration will not be completed and will be recorded as abandoned.)
· This takes you to a Registration Confirmed page. Also, you will
automatically receive a confirming email which includes a link to View
and Print "My Tickets". Click
on this link and print your tickets.
When paying by cheque (online
or manual), we will send you a confirming email when your cheque is
received. This confirming email will contain a View and Print "My Tickets" link. Click on this link and print your tickets.
Remember to bring your
ticket(s) which are required (a) to enter the events and (b) to pick up
your copy of the Memoir Book. Also, save the confirming email with the
View and Print "My Tickets" link
in case you misplace your ticket(s) and need to print them again.