The Algonquin Resort at Saint Andrews By-the-Sea: A Top Travel Destination


While at the CANS 155th AGM we invite you to enjoy in the many different amenities the Algonquin Resort has to offer: tennis, indoor and outdoor pools, fire pits, touring bikes and it’s even pet friendly! For all amenities and details click HERE


Interested in being pampered like a king or queen?

Take a look at The Spa’s menu which includes everything from massages to perfect pedicures HERE 


A newly designed golf course awaits you at the Algonquin!

The Algonquin is already one of the top 100 golf courses in Canada and rated New Brunswick’s best course, and it’s on a path to make it one world’s most impressive courses. Click HERE for more information.

Friday Non-Golf activity – Whale Watching with Quoddy Links!

Enjoy beautiful marine wildlife from the comfort of indoor heated seating for all and a tiered upper deck. The Quoddy Links Catamaran is the only wheelchair accessible boat in Saint Andrews! Read more from their website HERE

Get ready to laugh on Friday night with Comedian James Mullinger!

James Mullinger has been nominated for Canadian Comedy and Just for Laughs awards and has numerous sold out shows. He has produced three seasons of his own television show on CBC and has appeared on stage with Canadian comedy legends Russell Peters, Nikki Payne, Pete Zedlacher and Derek Seguin. For more information click HERE


Relax and sit back with Apryll Aileen

Then after a remarkable dinner and some hearty laughs enjoy the smooth, sultry vocals of Apryll Aileen a local New Brunswick singer songwriter that dabbles between soulful pop, jazz and blues. Listen to her HERE

Friday & Saturday Children’s Activities!


Tall Tales hour: Your special guest from the past will delight you with wonderful stories of boats lost at sea, great storms, unusual ghosts, sea monsters, and many more.

Craft time: Your imagination is all you need to create your own beautiful piece of jewelry, mosaic, toy airplane, hand-sewn handbag, or a creative contraption that makes an innovative marble run.



It’s the Great St Andrews Amazing Race!

Teams will compete for first place during an exciting adventure through an itinerary around the hotel. Obstacles and hilarious challenges will have to be completed by each team, while running against the clock. If the weather does not cooperate, we will move the challenges indoors, where your creative minds will be put to the test. A hearty lunch will follow at noon to refuel our bodies.



Kids Cooking Class!

In this fun, interactive class, kids will have the opportunity to work and learn from The Algonquin Resort Chef in how to create their own individualized smoothie, Panini and waffles.



Saturday Night Theme – Black and White Masquerade Ball!

Break out your classiest formal attire in either black or white or both! Masks will be provided for attendees but feel free to bring your own. There will be dinner and dancing with the Sasha Muise Band! For more information click HERE.

Download CANS AGM App

Download the CANS AGM Smartphone App to stay up-to-date on the schedule of events, activities, and sessions. The CANS AGM App is for all AGM delegates, including guests and spouses. Download the version you need from

Platforms supported: Apple, Android, Blackberry (Classic, Leap, Q10, Q5, Z10, Z3, Z30).

Detailed Schedule of Events


Friday, September 29, 2017

8:00 – 10:00 a.m.                   Early AGM Registration, Main Lobby

9:00 a.m.                                 Non-Golf Program: Whale Watching Tour with Quoddy Links. Read more from their website HERE

9:00 a.m.                                 Golf Registration, The Algonquin Golf Course

10:00 a.m.                               Golf Tournament Shotgun, The Algonquin Golf Course

9:20 a.m.                                 Walk to Dock for Whale Watching Tour

9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.             Whale Watching Tour and Lunch

3:00 – 6:00 p.m.                     Late AGM Registration

6:30 – 7:00 p.m.                     Pre-Dinner Reception

6:00 – 9:00 p.m.                    Kids Movie & Popcorn Night

7:00 p.m.                                 Dinner & A Night of Comedy with CANS and James Mullinger

10:30 p.m.                               Post Dinner Reception with Apryll Aileen

Saturday, September 30, 2017

7:00 – 9:30 a.m.                       Buffet Breakfast

7:30 – 9:30 a.m.                       AGM Registration

9:00 a.m.                                  Business Sessions & Annual General Meeting

10:15 a.m.                                 Coffee Break

12:00 p.m.                                 Awards Luncheon & Presentations

10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.            Kids Amazing Race with Lunch

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.                      Kids Cooking Class

Afternoon                                  Free afternoon

5:30 – 6:30 p.m.                       NSCC Foundation VIP Reception, by invitation only

6:30 – 7:00 p.m.                       Pre-Dinner Reception

7:00 – 1:00 a.m.                       Black and White Masquerade Ball: Dinner & Dance with Sasha Muise Band

Sunday, October 1, 2017

7:00 – 10:00 a.m.                       Buffet Breakfast