Vancouver Art Gallery Membership Meeting, May 29

Monday, May 13, 2019

Vancouver Art Gallery -

Please be advised that we are holding a lunch hour Union meeting for all unionized staff members of the Vancouver Art Gallery. We have a lot to discuss, so please come as soon as you can.

When:  Wednesday, May 29
Where: Room 302, Vancouver Art Gallery, 750 Hornby Street                                   
Time:   12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m.
Lunch time meeting - Lunch will be served!

Our agenda for the meeting is as follows: 

1.         Pre-approved vacation and medical leave pay during job action

2.         Policy and procedure for all leaves of absence (vacation, medical, union, etc.)

3.         Shop steward support when meeting with the employer

4.         Update from the Benefits Committee with changes to our medical coverage

5.         Discussion around dress codes and uniforms

6.         What the benchmarks are for excluded positions

7.         “Operational Requirements” and how they are defined

If you have any questions or concerns prior to the meeting, please contact a shop steward:

Brandon Cotter, Celia Jong, Bo Gembarsky, Kulvinder Lehal, Noel Graves Maçul (

Thanks everyone for all you do, looking forward to meeting as a group soon! 

In solidarity, 
Gail Johnson, Staff Representative