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SICAM Annual Picnic 2020, July 25, 11.00 AM
Dear Members,
COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in many changes in our normal life, but still, we hope you all are enjoying the warm summer days.
As Nova Scotians, we have done a good job of controlling the spread of the virus. So by following the guidelines of the Province*1, SICAM has decided to organize our annual picnic with BBQ lunch on 25th July 2020, 11.00 AM at
Oakfield Provincial Park
366 Oakfield Park Rd, Oakfield, NS B2T 1B3

https://parks.novascotia.ca/content/oakfield
Map: https://goo.gl/maps/v6DZGzSofCP2

This will be a FREE EVENT for SICAM members. Refreshments will be provided. 

We request you to RSVP*2 by July 22, 2020.
Do not forget to bring your swimming gear for a cool dip in the lake! Also please feel free to bring foldable chairs/mats as well.
Looking forward to a fun-filled time!!
Regards,
SICAM Executive Committee


*1 Current Gathering Rule that applies for SICAM
 

  • Outdoor gathering limit with social distancing for social events, faith gatherings, weddings, funerals, and arts and culture events that are run by a recognized business or organization - 250 people maximum outdoors
  • Indoor gathering limit with social distancing for social events, faith gatherings, weddings, funerals, and arts and culture events that are run by a recognized business or organization - 50% of the venue’s capacity up to 200 people maximum indoors


Social distancing guidelines
Nova Scotians need to follow social distancing guidelines to help reduce the spread of COVID-19. This means limiting your contact with other people and staying 2 metres (6 feet) away from them.

To protect yourself and others you need to:

  • stay 2 metres (6 feet) away from other people as much as possible, unless you’re in your close social group of 10
  • keep your close social group of 10 consistent, as much as possible
  • make informed choices about who and how to interact with each other (consider age, occupation and health conditions)
  • make sure you follow social distancing guidelines for the gathering limit, businesses, organizations and workplace

*2 By RSVP You are following/Agreeing to the following statements

  • I understand the novel coronavirus causes the disease known as COVID-19 (the “Virus”) and that the Virus has a long incubation period during which carriers of the Virus may not show symptoms and still be contagious.
  • I confirm that I am not presenting any of the following symptoms of the Virus as identified by the Government of Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness:
    •     Fever > 38°C
    •     Cough
    •     Sore Throat
    •     Shortness of Breath
    •     Flu-like symptoms
  • I confirm that I have not tested positive for the Virus.
  • I confirm that I am not waiting for the results of a laboratory test for the Virus.
  • I verify that I have not returned to Nova Scotia from any other province or country outside of Canada whether by car, air, bus, or train in the past 14 days.
  • I understand that any travel from any country outside of Canada, including travel by car, air, bus, or train, significantly increases my risk of contracting and transmitting the Virus. Federal and Provincial Government Orders require self-isolation for 14 days from the date a person has returned to Canada.
  • I verify that I have not been identified as a contact of someone who has tested positive for the Virus or been asked to self-isolate by any Provincial or Federal Government departments or any other governmental health agency.