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Become a Member

$5.00 for individuals or $10.00 for families

 

Memberships are valid from January 1 to December 31st.

If you would like to purchase a membership, complete this form.
The Board of Directors reviews all memberships. 

Rocky View Chestermere Agricultural Society (RVCAS) memberships are valid from January to December.  Memberships are available for purchase at any time, however, Memberships must be purchased 60 days before a special meeting or AGM to vote at said meeting.

Members of the Rocky View Chestermere Agricultural Society (RVCAS) who are over 18 may become voting members of RVCAS, can attend board meetings, and become board members. 

 

Members must also hold an interest in RVCAS's stated objectives:

As stated in the Agricultural Societies Act of Alberta article three: “The object of a Society is to encourage improvement in agriculture and enhanced quality of life for persons living in the community by developing educational programs, events, services and facilities based on needs of the community.”
 

Further specific objectives include, but shall not be limited to:
 

  1. To develop facilities and programs that provide opportunities for families in our rural and urban communities to experience and understand our cultural heritage, by having fun promoting agricultural food production, entertainment and recreation to enjoy a healthy lifestyle;

  2. Sponsor an annual community fair;

  3. Develop activities to encourage and interest youth in the work of Agricultural Societies;

  4. Support and cooperate with associations organized to improve farm production and to promote and encourage farm activities to enrich rural life;

  5. Manage and operate agricultural/recreational facilities;

  6. Purchase land when deemed desirable and appropriate to fulfil the objects and operations of the Society.
     

The RVCAS will accomplish these objectives through various activities such as community fairs, rodeos, gymkhanas, farmers’ markets, riding clubs, heritage and cultural events, community youth programs, community beautification, 4-H programs and bee programs.

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