The countdown to the 2016 OMHA Annual General Meeting is quickly approaching its date of June 11 and there are plenty of ways that you can become involved with the exciting event.
Every year, delegates from across the OMHA meet to discuss the past year’s accomplishments, challenges, initiatives and more. During these meetings, amendments to OMHA By-Laws and Regulations for the upcoming season are also addressed.
If you are interested in having your voice heard, register to become a delegate at the AGM.
This year’s AGM will feature Association Leadership Seminars for OMHA Member Associations, which will focus on providing leaders in our game the opportunity for learning, sharing best practices, and peer networking. These informative, interactive sessions will focus on supporting your Association team in providing the best experience for your members. Scheduling allows individuals wishing to do so the option to attend more than one session. Ensure the key leaders in your organization attend these sessions.
The celebration of winning #RedHats isn’t over after the final whistle at the rink. The Parade of Champions is back and registration is still open. Show off your championship win in front of hundreds of OMHA members with your OMHA trophy. If you haven’t already commemorated your victory with some merchandise, there is still Champ Gear available in the OMHA store.
York-Simcoe Express grad and current Toronto Marlies defenceman Travis Dermott will be the Guest of Honour at the Parade of Champions. Dermott will be on stage to congratulate each team as they are presented. He is a five-time OMHA champion was the Toronto Maple Leafs' second round pick last year and represented Canada at the World Juniors.
While at the AGM, take a look around the OMHA Consumer Show. It features over 50 exhibitors showcasing and selling their products. Exhibitors range from Hockey Equipment Manufacturers to Fundraisers to Accommodation Providers. There will also be interactive games and prizes. Admission is free and the show is open to the general public.
On the day prior to the AGM, the Ontario Minor Hockey Association is proud to host the 18th Annual OMHA Golf Tournament at Wooden Sticks Golf Club. The tournament will be held on Friday June 10th and will kick start our Annual General Meeting.
Wooden Sticks offers the ultimate golfing experience not currently found anywhere in the Ontario golf market. The course has brought together some of the most recognizable golf landscapes from the PGA and sculpted them into the spectacular scenery of the local area to produce 18 remarkable holes. Play golf holes inspired by Augusta, St. Andrews, Pine Valley, Carnoustie, TPC Sawgrass (famous par – 3 island green) and Oakmont.
We hope to see you in June!