Mandate

The mandate of the Communications Committee is to:

  • share, within the congregation, information about the life of the church, using tools such as the Church Directory, website, Stories from the Orchard (pre-service slide-shows) and newsletters;
  • support the work of OVUC’s committees and groups by assisting them with advertising for their fundraisers and events; and
  • provide monthly reports to Council, an annual budget to the Finance Committee and a report for the OVUC Annual Report.

 

Updated and approved February 2017

Publicizing Events

HOW TO PUBLICIZE CHURCH EVENTS

Via Email For Print and Radio:

Advertiser
681-2121 ext. 0 or email to:
events@kentvilleadvertiser.ca
Subject line: Coming events

Deadline: Thursday for Tuesday, Friday for Thursday of that week but lead time should be 2 weeks in advance

AVR/Magic 94.9
678-2111 – or email to:
avr@avrnetwork.com
Subject line: PSA
Lead time: should 2 weeks

K-Rock 89.3
365-8930 – or email to:
events@893krock.com
Subject line: PSA
Lead time: very little needed

Grapevine
email to:
info@grapevinepublishing.ca
Subject line: What’s Happening for (the date)
Format as below:
Title – Place, Location Date • Body. TIX: INFO: 902-681-0366, officeovu@bellaliant.com

Canning Gazette
Jodi DeLong, editor
jodidelong@me.com
Subject line: PSA
Lead time: 10th of the month at 5 p.m.

The Centre Post
Suzanne Trudeau, editor – 678-7769
centrepostlady@hotmail.com
Subject line: PSA
by first of the month

Via Online Publications and Eastlink Cable TV

EastlinkTV

Kijiji
– Under Community icon – Events
Location: Annapolis Valley
then click purple arrow: Post a free ad in this category

Valley Events
– Login then Click Add Event (contact Sylvia – sylviajacquard@ns.sympatico.ca, for OVU account password)

Via paper poster:
We also have a list of places (from Windsor to Greenwood) that will allow posters. Click Where to place posters to download the latest list. If you know of more places, please contact the office and share your wisdom!

2018 Minutes


Note: There was no meeting in June
Note: There was no meeting in May; reorganized the Library
2018-4-15 – Minutes – Communications Committee
Note: There was no meeting in March; prepared Easter newsletter
Note: There was no meeting in February; planned Easter newsletter
2018-1-15 – Minutes – Communications Committee

2017 Minutes

Contact

Chair and webweaver – Sylvia Jacquard
Secretary – Carol Dewar