The Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada

Québec City Chapter of the Retired Members Guild (RMG)


MINUTES of the meeting of the Québec City Chapter Executive of the Retired Members Guild of the Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada held on March 4, 2022 at La Piazzetta Saint-Louis Restaurant, located at 3100 de la Forest Street, in Québec City.


In Attendance:             Denis Arsenault

Yvon Brodeur

Sylvie Laperrière

Réjean Michaud

Guy Abel, guest




1.0 Opening of the Meeting


The meeting began at 12:30 p.m.  


2.0 Proposed New Executive for the Québec City Branch 


In view of the resignation of members of the Québec City Chapter Executive of the RMG and the fact that a new Executive was not appointed at the AGM in the fall of 2021, the following members declared themselves candidates for the various positions indicated below.


Yvon Brodeur, President

Denis Arsenault, Vice-President

Réjean Michaud, Treasurer

Sylvie Laperrière, Secretary


3.0 Current and potential members


Yvon Brodeur shared information on the current number of Branch members and recently retired members who will receive an email from PIPSC inviting them to join the guild and a copy of the invitation email.


4.0 Suggested future actions


The participants suggested a number of potential actions to encourage more buy-in and implication:


  • change the invitation letter sent to retirees by the Institute
  • further promote the benefits of membership
  • identify potential activities that are attractive to members
  • consider the possibility of issuing a newsletter
  • identify topics of interest and contacts to present them


5.0 Next meeting


The date of the next meeting has yet to be determined following Yvon Brodeur’s submission of the minutes of this meeting to the Membership Service Committee and the Guild’s President.


6.0 Adjournment of the meeting


Meeting adjourned at 2:30 PM.


Sylvie Laperrière

Proposed Secretary for the purposes of this meeting.

Retired Members Guild Québec City Chapter

Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada

March 5, 2022


Yvon Brodeur                     Sylvie Laperrière


Signature of proposed President Signature of proposed Secretary