Membership

The PRFMS welcomes new members.

  • We are open to everyone;
  • membership cost is free;
  • meetings are held about twice per year on Tuesdays at 7 pm at the PR Museum Admin Bldg (or outdoors during Covid);
  • Work parties are called as needed.
  • Member responsibilities (see below)

We have about 13 active members.

Join our email list

Apply for membership  Our form for hand-written applications could be printed from here and mailed or delivered to us.

Even easier, you could apply by email. Clip the following text into your email program and send to membership@prfhs.org

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Yes! enrol me as a prospective member of the PRFMS. I understand:
– Voting privileges and member card will be issued at a meeting following attendance at two meetings or work parties. 
– I must apply again if no attendance for a year. 
– There are no annual dues. 
– I will update contact information to info@prfhs.org

  • Include me on emails or phone list for work parties, updates, meeting notices for these areas: (delete as needed)
  • Both areas 
  • Willingdon Beach Trail 
  • Miniature Paradise Valley Railroad

Name:

Mailing Address: with postal code

Phone:

Email address:

Areas I’ll help with (delete as needed)): trail/track labour, carpentry, metal work, meeting planning, photography, 
computer/administration, information table staffing/ticket selling, Other__________

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 Membership will be confirmed by phone and email

 Member Responsibilities

Good Standing   To remain a member in good standing, members must

  • Support and comply with the Constitution and Bylaws
  • Attend two or more work parties or meetings in one year
  • Follow the procedures and safety standards for work parties
Willingdon Beach Trail Work party procedures

With the WB Trail now in a City Park, procedures are now much more controlled than in the past.

Work Party Procedures.  

  • Work Party Notification
    • The Director of Trails or his representative calls all work parties.
    • Members must not initiate their own independant work parties.
    • Significant work parties will be notified to City Parks by email for insurance purposes
  • Safety: we’d like to continue our 30 year accident-free record
    • Caution signage must be present at work parties
    • Hi-Viz vests should be worn to alert trail walkers that maintenance activity is underway.
    • Chain Saw users shall use chainsaw chaps, helmet with viser and ear protection. (PRFHS owns two sets)