2008 80th Reunion


Monday, July 7, 2008

Vancouver Kitsilano Boys Band Alumni

65 Member Band Earl Hobson, Director

Concert at Kitsilano Showboat

Celebrating the memory of Arthur W. Delamont and the founding of the Kitsilano Boys Band in 1928, we are pleased to announce the 80th ANNIVERSARY BAND CONCERT at the Kitsilano Showboat on Monday, July 7, 2008 7:30 p.m.

AND on the evening of Saturday July 5, 2008 to celebrate this 80th Anniversary, we are looking forward to seeing a good many of our past and present band members, their wives, families and friends at a DINNER RECEPTION at the Gizeh Shriners Hall, 3550 Wayburne Drive, Burnaby.

AND on the evening of Sunday, July 6, 2008 a MEMORIAL KITSILANO BOYS BAND CONCERT at West Point Grey United Church 4595 West 8th Avenue, Vancouver, 7:00 p.m.

Band Rehearsals: At the Gizeh Shriners Hall, – Noon to 2:30 p.m.

Sunday, June 22nd, 2008
Saturday, July 5, 2008
and Sunday, July 6, 2008

Band Conductor: Earl Hobson

Read the latest Newsletter for Alumni, dated May 15, 2008 Kitsilano Boys Band Alumni News

Band Alumni Contacts:

Brian Bolam bl_bolam@telus.net (604)-985-1527

Barrie Gillmore gillmore@shaw.ca (604)-926-1919

Alumni members: Brian Bolam, Barry Brown, Gordon Brown, Kenny Douglas, Barrie Gillmore, Gordon Laird, Earl Hobson, Barry Leinbach, Evan MacKinnon, Norm Mullins and Bart Reemeyer.

Here’s the first draft of a cover for the Banquet and the Memorial Concert:

Draft Memorial Cover, July, 2008

The above videos are graciously supplied by Greg Holden.

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