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Accession Number: 92-001

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Ontario Research Council on Leisure fonds. -- 1969-1990. -- 30.5 cm of textual records.

Biography / History

The Ontario Research Council on Leisure was founded in 1975. It promotes and disseminates research articles on a number of topics concerning recreation and leisure including sports, fitness, culture and tourism. The Council is composed of researchers in the leisure field from government, academe, and consultancies to other agencies. The Council draws its' members from a wide range of people who are interested in leisure and recreation research. The Council is responsible for the publication of the Journal of Applied Recreation Research and Recreation Research Review. (Taken from: "The Journal of Applied Recreation Research." Vol. 15, No. 2. Waterloo: University of Waterloo Press, 1989/90.)

Custodial History

This fonds was created by and in the custody of the Ontario Research Council on Leisure before it was donated to the Trent University Archives via John Marsh a former ORCOL director.

Scope and Content

This fonds consists of the administrative records of the Ontario Research Council on Leisure (ORCOL), minutes and agendas of the board of directors as well as issues of Recreation Review and the Journal of Applied Recreation Research. The records were generated by the Ontario Recreation Research Committee.

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Title based creators of fonds.

This fonds was donated by the Ontario Research Council on Leisure via Professor John Marsh of Trent University.

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Finding aids: Y

For related records see: Canadian Camping Association fonds and the Ontario Camping Association fonds.

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1990

Date Summary of Document

June 21-23 O.R.C.O.L. Report on the Conference of Festivals, University of Ottawa - submitted by Claude Cousineau

June 22 Correspondence from Gail Andrews, Chair, Parks and Recreation Federation of Ontario. (Includes a brief to the standing committee on general government bill 114 - an act to amend the Ontario Lottery Corporation Act.)

June 7 Minutes of the first meeting of the 1990/91 Board of Directors of the Parks and Recreation Federation of Ontario.

June 6 Glossy folder containing all information from the 1990 Annual General Meeting of the Parks and Recreation Federation of Ontario, Kitchener Ontario.

June 6 Minutes of the Annual General Meeting of the Parks and Recreation Federation of Ontario.

June 6 Invitation and registration information for the annual general meeting of the Parks and Recreation Federation of Ontario.

May 28 Memorandum to chairs and members of the Parks and Recreation Federation of Ontario from Ross L. Fair, Past-chair, re nominations to the executive for the 1990-91 term.

May 18 Notice of retirement party for Pauline Ratcliffe.

May 9-12 Notice of the 6th Canadian Congress on Leisure Research to be held at the U. of Waterloo.

May 3 Correspondence to David Ng from Bob Torrance re information requested April 26, 1990.

April 26 Correspondence to Bob Torrance from David Ng re information needed to complete Ministry special project report form.

April 19 Agenda: Board of Directors Meeting (Parks and Recreation Federation of Ontario).

April 19 Minutes of the Federation Board of Directors

April 19 Letter to the Parks and Recreation Federation Board of Directors re Government Relations, from Patricia O'Connell, Vice-Chair, Government Relations.

April 5 Letter Ken Black, Minister of Tourism, from John A. Macintyre, Chairperson of the Parks and Recreation Federation of Ontario.

April 2 Letter to Bob Torrance from Al Seabrooke re status of grants for O.R.C.O.L.

March 27 Letter to John Macintyre from William Channing, City of Etobicoke, re Health Council Project.

March 7-9 Information and registration for the 34th Annual Ontario Parks Association Education Seminar.

February 9 Report to the Parks and Recreation Federation of Ontario from the Ministry of Tourism and Recreation (2 copies).

February 9 Minutes of the meeting of the Parks and Recreation Federation of Ontario Board of Directors.

February 9 Agenda of the meeting of the Parks and Recreation Federation of Ontario Board of Directors.  

1989

December 8 Minutes of the Parks and Recreation Federation of Ontario Board of Directors.

December 8 Report to the Parks and Recreation Federation of Ontario from the Ministry of Tourism and Recreation.

December 8 Agenda for the Parks and Recreation Federation of Ontario Board of Directors.

December 8 Memo to the Board of Directors of the Parks and Recreation Federation of Ontario from Marion Chair, Certification and Training, re Partners in Training update.

December 8 Memo to the Board of Directors of the Parks and Recreation Federation of Ontario from Marion Chair, Certification and Training, re certification update.

Winter MOMENTUM 2(3), Ministry of Tourism and Recreation (2 copies).

November 8 Notes from a planning session held regarding a future meeting with the Honourable Ken Black, Minister of Tourism and Recreation.

November 4 Letter to Allan Seabrooke re draft report.

November 1 Letter from the Centre des Hautes Etudes Touristiques re computerised data bank.

Oct.30-Nov.1 Information and registration for the 3rd Annual Eastern Ontario Educational Seminar, Ontario Parks Association.

October 27 Letter to John A. Macintyre from Gregory Sorbara, Minister of Consumer and Commercial Relations re moratorium on new bingo facilities.  

October 26 Letter to Allan Seabrooke from Terry Smith, Recreation Division Research Committee, Ministry of Tourism and Recreation re funding for the Journal.

October 23 Letter to Allan Seabrooke from Bob T.

October 12 Letter to Allan Seabrooke from the Minister of Tourism and Recreation.

October 12 Agenda of the meeting of the Board of Directors of the Parks and Recreation Federation of Ontario.

October 12 Report to the Federation Board of Directors from John A. Macintyre, Chairperson.

October 12 Report on Administration to the Parks and Recreation Federation of Ontario.

October 12 Report to the Federation Board of Directors from Patricia O'Connell, Vice-chairperson, government relations.

October 12 Minutes of the meeting of the Board of Directors of the Parks and Recreation Federation of Ontario.

September 30 Parks and Recreation Federation of Ontario Balance Sheet.

September 28 Letter to Allan Seabrooke from Barbara Quarry, President, S.D.M.R.O. re invitation to annual meeting.

September 21 Notice of meeting of O.R.C.O.L. Board of Directors (2 copies)

September 21 Minutes of O.R.C.O.L. Board of Directors meeting.

September 21 O.R.C.O.L. - treasurer's report (2 copies)

September 21 O.R.C.O.L. - editor's report (2 copies).

September 18 Memo to Federation Board of Directors from Federation Executive re notice of motion.

September 11 Report submitted to the standing committee on general government regarding bill 119: amendment to the lottery corporation act, from the Parks and Recreation Federation of Ontario.

September 11 Letter to Bryan Smale from Bob T.

September 8 Letter to Allan Seabrooke from Terry Smith re minutes from 1974 -1985.

September 8 Letter to Allan Seabrooke from Geoff Wall re royalties.

August 30 Letter to Allan Seabrooke from Terry Smith, Ministry of Tourism and Recreation.

August 23 Memo to PRFO Board from Claudette Smith, YMCA Provincial Office, re health public policy and ad hoc committees.

August 17 Information on the OMNI'89 awards.

August 11 Agenda for the meeting of the board of directors for the PRFO.

August 11 Minutes of the meeting of the board of directors of the PRFO.

August 11 Report to the PRFO board of directors from John A. Macintyre, chairperson (3 copies).

August 11 Report to the PRFO board of directors from Marion Price, vice-chair, certification and training.

August 11 Notice of tribute to Robert Secord.

August 9 Notice to all O.R.C.O.L. Board Members from Allan Seabrooke, President re PRFO Strategic Planning Report (2 copies).

August 8 Letter to Bob from Dick!

August 4 Letter to Bob Torrance from Bryan Smale re expenses for publication of the Journal.

August 3 Press Release naming Ken Black as Minister of Tourism and Recreation.

August Recreation - An Essential Service: Draft Proposal

August 1 Letter to Dick Butler from Bob Torrance re NSF cheque.

July 31 Notice of NSF cheque.

July 27 Letter to Bob Torrance from Dick Butler.

July 14 Memo to chair and members of the Board of Directors of PFRO from Ross Fair, past-chair, re strategic planning report.

July 11 Letter to Allan Seabrooke from John Marsh.

July 7 Memo to Presidents, Federation Member Organizations and Federation Board of Directors from John A. Macintyre, chairperson re Bill 119 Committee Presentations.

July 5 Letter to ORCOL executive from Allan Seabrooke.

July Partners in training - preliminary findings: phase two, consultation with parks and recreation practitioners and volunteers within ontario regions - draft only.

July Greenspace 11(7).

June 30 Prfo balance sheet.

June 30 letter to john a. Macintyre from standing on general government.

June 26 Memo to provincial member presidents from John Macintyre, chairperson PRFO, re Canadian Parks and Recreation Association ONMI'89 conference (2 copies).

June 21 PRFO Strategic Planning Presentation, Woolner Associates (2 copies).

June 15 Note to Allan Seabrooke from Bob Torrance.

June 15 Letter from Bob Torrance to Bryan Smale.

June 12 Letter to PRFO Member Organizations from Kathy Wiele, Lifetime Consulting Services re Partners in Training Provincial Needs Assessment Study.

June 10 Letter to ORCOL Board members from Allan Seabrooke, president, re PRFO Annual General Meeting Correspondence.

June 9 PRFO Treasurer's Report

June 8 Minutes of the 9th Annual General Meeting of the PRFO (3 copies).

June 8 Annual reports for consideration at the 1989 annual general meeting of the PRFO

June 6-9 Agenda fro the PRFO annual meeting.

June 6-9 Glossy folder with contents from PRFO annual meeting.

June Proposed certification process manual changes

June Concept of year round education - implications for recreation.

May 30 Strategic Directions for PRFO, Woolner Associates (2 copies).

May 29 Letter to Peter Homenuck from Bob Torrance.

May 25 Agenda for the ORCOL board of directors meeting.

May 25 Minutes from the ORCOL board of directors meeting (2 copies).

May 24-27 Information on the Annual Conference of the Ontario Municipal Recreation Association.

May 17 Letter to Peter Szego from David NG re grant application.

May 16 Letter to Bob Torrance from Peter Homenuck re promotion of Paul Wilkinson to full professor.

May 12 Letter to the Federation board of directors from John A. Macintyre, chairman, re Ministry of Tourism and Recreation Programs 1989/90/91.

May 8 List of Committee on General Government.

April 28 Agenda for meeting of PRFO board of directors.

April 28 Minutes of the meeting of PRFO board of directors.

April 28 Letter to the PRFO from Larry Ketcheson, Provincial Director of the Canadian Parks and Recreation Association.

April 27-28 PRFO Strategic Opportunities/Issues Management, Woolner Associates.

April 27-28 PRFO Strategic Planning Survey.

April 27-28 PRFO Strategic Opportunities / Issues Management, Planning Survey Results: Woolner Associates.

April 25 Speech from the throne.

April 25 Letter to Terry Smith from David Ng, past president of ORCOL re election of Allan Seabrooke as 1990 president.

April 24 Letter to John Marsh from Allan Seabrooke.

April 21 NSF cheque.

April 20-22 Letter to ORCOL members from Allan Seabrooke re ORCOL annual general meeting and symposium.

April 20 Letter all ORCOL Board Members re AGM and board meeting.

April 20 ORCOL board of directors objectives.

April 20 Minutes of the meeting of the ORCOL board of directors (3 copies).

April 20 Minutes of the ORCOL annual general meeting.

April ORCOL Executive address list.

April Summary of AGM expenses by John Marsh.

April 6 Curriculum Vitae for Paul F. Wilkinson.

April GREEN SWARD 10(2)

April Ontario Recreation Society: REFLECTIONS NEWSLETTER 12 (1).

April-June Heritage Events Calendar for Waterloo, Wellington Museums and Galleries.

March 20 Lifetime Consulting Services, Partners in Training Study, Fact Sheet #1.

March 3 Letter to Debbie Smith from Bob Torrance.

March 3 Notice of conference and workshop "Future Roles and Functions of Urban Parks."

? PRFO 1989-90 List of Executive and Directors.

? PRFO Provincial Organization Presidents 1989-90.

? PRFO 1989-90 Board of Directors

? PRFO 1989-90 Calendar.    

1988  

? Annual Report, Boys and Girls Clubs of Ontario.

December Special Project Application by David Ng

December 22 Letter to Terry Smith, Ministry of Tourism and Recreation re ORCOL special project applications.

December MOMENTUM 1(4).

October 31 Interprovincial Sports and Recreation Council: Recreation Sub-Committee - statement of purpose and members.

October 13 Letter to Bob (Torrance?)

October Letter from John A. Macintyre, chairperson, PRFO.

September 30 Letter to David from Bob Torrance.

September 26 Letter to John Marsh from David Ng re request for Proposal Ontario Leisure Activity Participation Study.

September 22 Letter to ORCOL executive from Allan Seabrooke re regional workshop and board of directors meeting.

September 22 John Marsh's notes from the ORCOL board of directors meeting.

September 22 Minutes of the ORCOL board of directors meeting.

September MOMENTUM 1(3)

August 22 Letter to David Ng from Bob Torrance re ORCOL completed final project report.

August 22 Letter to ORCOL workshop participants from Allan Seabrooke.

August 13-18 Call for papers: Symposium on recreation and leisure research.

August 12 Letter to ORCOL (and others) from John Macintyre re Bill 119 - amendments to the Ontario Lottery Corporation Act (2 copies).

August 5 Letter to ORCOL members from Allan Seabrooke re identified research projects.

August 4 Letter to Publishing and Printing Services from ORCOL re Recreation Research Review.

July 27 Letter to Bob Torrance from Al.

July 1-10 Information on the Heritage Olympics.

June 17 Letter to Allan Seabrooke from Don Shave, Director of Parks and Recreation, City of Orillia, re ORCOL meeting.

June 2 Letter to Al Seabrooke from Bob Torrance re financial statement.

May 24 Notice of the Canadian Council of Churches meeting of the consultative committee on human rights.

May 13-23 Brochure on tours offered before and after conference.

May 16-22 Brochure on the World Congress on Free Time, Culture and Society at Chateau Lake Louise.

May 10 Information on conference held by the Conservation Council of Ontario.

May 2 Letters to Bob Torrance from Al Seabrooke.

April Letter to Bob Torrance from Al Seabrooke re membership and other concerns from correspondence received on April 22.

April 22 List of those registered at the 1988 Annual ORCOL symposium.

April 20 Agenda for the ORCOL annual symposium and annual general meeting. "Planning Recreation and Leisure on the Toronto Waterfront.

April 20 Letter to Allan Seabrooke from Bob Torrance re ORCOL membership.

March 11 Minutes of the ORCOL board of directors meeting.

March LEISURE LIFE NEWS 15(3): Lakehurst, N.J.

February 19 Letter to David Ng from Bob Torrance re finances.

February 9 Letter to David Ng from Hugh O'Neil, Minister of tourism and recreation, re approval of grant.

February 1-2 Letter to Participants in ORCOL research symposium from Paul Wilkinson re program and arrangements.

January 22 Minutes of the ORCOL board of directors meeting.

January Call for papers for symposium on recreation and leisure research from David Ng.  

1987

December 16 Letter to Terry Smith, Ministry of Tourism and Recreation, from David Ng, ORCOL president, re financial statement.

December 11 Minutes of the Parks and Recreation Federation of Ontario board of directors meeting.

December MOMENTUM 1(1)

November 29 ORCOL financial statement.

November 24 Letter to Bob Torrance re ORCOL's financial statement.

November 20 Letter to Oregon State University Press from John Marsh requesting a review copy of a book.

November 4 Agenda for the ORCOL meeting.

November Call for papers - International Symposium.

May 27 Letter to Bob Torrance from Al Seabrooke re ORCOL membership.

May 6 Minutes of ORCOL board of directors meeting.

April 29 Minutes of Annual General Meeting, ORCOL.

? 1987-88 ORCOL executive.

1986  

Winter Title page of Recreation Research Review.

September 30 Research grant application from the Recreationists' Association of West Central Ontario. August 6 Letter to Don Payne, director of recreation branch, from R.W. Butler, president of ORCOL, re budget statement.

July 28 Letter to R. Torrance from Dick Butler re invoice from York U.

June 24 Letter to Andy Gibson, Chairman of Sport Ontario, from Richard Danielson, re support for ORCOL project with Ontario Fitness and Sport Research Project.

June 24 Letter to Dick Butler from Richard Danielson re project.

June 16 Letter to Allan Seabrooke from Bob Torrance re cheques.

June 2 Memo to Richard Butler form Joyce Gordon re Impact of Training Programs - payment of invoices.

June 2 Letter to Richard Butler, ORCOL president, from John Eakins, Minister of Tourism and Recreation, re Sports Safety and Medicine Advisory Board.

May 31 ORCOL Budget Summary (see August 6)

May 22-24 Itinerary for OUTDOOR RECREATION IN CANADA, at the University of Waterloo.

April 30 Letter to Richard Butler, ORCOL president, from John Eakins, Minister of Tourism and Recreation.  

April 30 Letter to Richard Butler, ORCOL president, from Don Payne, Manager of Recreation Services, Ministry of Tourism and Recreation, re financial situation of ORCOL.

April 29 Minutes of ORCOL board of directors meeting.

April 29 Letter to R. Butler from Ministry of Tourism and Recreation.

April 28 Annual Report at ORCOL Annual General Meeting from R. Johnson, Editor, REcreation Research Review.

? President's Report, 1985-86 (2 copies)

April 23 Letter to R. Butler from J. Gordon Nelson re Physically Disabled Persons and Heritage Areas.

April 22 Outline of study proposed by J. Gordon Nelson re physically disabled persons, technology and the management of heritage areas.

April 4 Minutes of the meeting to plan for further activities of the heritage resources centre related to the physically disabled persons and heritage areas project.

April ORCOL base funding request form.

March 31 1985-86 Budget as of AGM (see August 6).

March 25 Letter to Richard Butler from Geoff Wall re Outdoor Recreation in Canada.

February 12 Letter to Richard Butler from Gordon Nelson re funding for a disabled persons and heritage areas programme (2 copies).

February 7 Letter to Bob Torrance from Richard Butler re financial business of ORCOL.

February 7 Letter to J.H. Ross, Dept. of Recreation and Parks, Government of Alberta, from R. Butler, president ORCOL, re article for Recreation Research Review  

1985

December 5 Letter to R. Johnson from Dick Butler re R.R.R.

November 22 Letter to P. Warwick from R. Butler re payment for Jack Ellis' presentation.

November 19 Letter to Dick Butler from Marilyn Light, U. of Ottawa re clinic for physical fitness instructors.

November 11 Letter to Dick Butler from Bob Torrance re finances of ORCOL.

November 11 Letter to Don Payne from R. Johnson re Recreation Research Review.

November 6 Letter to Bob Torrance from R. Butler.

November 1 Letter to Bob Torrance from R. Butler re ORCOL finances.

Ocotober 31 Printing charges for Recreation Research Review.

October 29 Letter to R. Butler and David Ng from Bob Torrance re banking documents.

October 25 Letter to Dick Butler form Bob Torrance re finances of ORCOL.

October 22 Travel expenses to be paid for R. Butler by ORCOL.

October 15 Letter to Allan Seabrooke from R. Butler re ORCOL member list.

October 15 Letter to Ron Johnson from R. Butler re announcement of AGM.

October 8 Letter to R. Johnson from Publishing and Printing Services re charges for R.R.R.

October 4 Agenda for Parks and Recreation Federation of Ontario board of directors meeting.

September 24 Letter to Don Payne form R. Butler re ORCOL budget statement.

September 19 Notice of expenses due to PRFO by ORCOL.

September 19 Letter to R.Butler from Bob Torrance re finances of ORCOL.

September 14 Letter to R.Butler from Bob Torrance re finances of ORCOL.

September 12 Letter to R. Torrance from R.Butler re expenses.

September 12 Letter to D.Payne from R.Butler re ORCOL budget.

September 6 Letter to R.Butler from Bob Torrance re ORCOL finances.

September 4 Invoice to ORCOL from U. of Western Ontario.

August 29 Letter to Dick Butler from Bob Torrance re ORCOL.

August 23 Expenses claim by R.Butler for ORCOL.

August 19 Letter to Don Payne from R.Butler re ORCOL budget.

August 13 Letter to Dick Butler from Bob Torrance re ORCOL.

August 7 Letter to R. Torrance form R. Butler re cheques.

July 16 Letter to Bob Torrance from R. Butler re cheques.

July 5 Letter to R. Butler form Bob Torrance cheques.

July PRFORMER newsletter from PRFO.

June 27 Letter to Bob Torrance from Dick Butler re ORCOL expenses.

June 12 Letter to Dick Butler from Terry Smith, Ministry of tourism and recreation re Idea Exchange.

May 14 Letter to Dick Butler from Bob Woodburn re the Leisure and Life Quality Institute.

May 1 Letter to Dick Butler, ORCOL president, from Don Payne re ORCOL funding.

April 26 Application for grant, Experience '85.

April 25 Minutes of the Annual General Meeting, ORCOL.

April 25 Minutes of the ORCOL board of directors meeting.

April 24 ORCOL treasurer's report, 1985.

? ORCOL president's report.

April 11 Letter to Dick Butler from R.A. Chadwick, National Task Force on Tourism Data.

April 11 Letter to RWB from P? re publishing quote for Recreation Research Review.  

April Draft Sports and Fitness Policy for the Province of Ontario.

March 29 Minutes of ORCOL board of directors meeting.

March 25 Letter to ORCOL from Bill Knott re Summer Experience Program.

March 21 AOSA and OFSRC computer seminar expenses.

March 20 Letter to Lloyd Minshall from R. Butler re Canadian Association of Leisure Studies.

March 19 Letter to Dick Butler from Victor Cheng re Computer Applications in Recreation Services.

March 19 Letter to Dick Butler from Bob Torrance re ORCOL membership.

March 11 Letter to R. Butler from Burt Perrin, Ministry of Tourism and Recreation, re call for papers.

February 11 Letter to R. Butler from Don Payne, Ministry of tourism and Recreation, re funding for ORCOL.

February 8 Letter to Bob Torrance from Publishing and Printing Services re sale of back issues of R.R.R.

February 7 Quotation from Publishing and Printing Services to Bob Torrance re Recreation Research Review.

February 6 Letter to R. Butler from Reuben C.Baetz, Minister of Tourism and Recreation, re funding for ORCOL.

February 5 Letter to Dick Butler form Victor Cheng re Guide to Computer Applications in Recreation Services.

February 5 Call for papers, symposium on recreation and leisure research (ORCOL).

January 25 Letter to R. Butler from Judy Langer, Ministry of tourism and Recreation re ORCOL minutes.

January 25 Agenda for ORCOL board of directors meeting.

January ? President's Report.

? Exit Survey

? Summary of Ontario Research Projects, 1985-86.

January 25 Minutes of ORCOL board of directors meeting.

January 9 Letter to J. Langer, Ministry of Tourism and Recreation fro R.Butler re ORCOL minutes.

January 9 Letter to R. Johnson from Dick Butler re ORCOL board of directors meeting.

January 9 Letter to R. Woodburn from R. Butler re presentation.

? Special Research Application re preparation and presentation of paper at parks centennial meeting.

? Special Research Application re Outdoor Recreation in Canada.

? Special Research Application re exploration workshop on physically disabled persons in heritage areas.

? Special Research Application re Recreation Research Review.

? Special Research Application re conference on application of computers by sports organizations.

January 2 Letter to Dick Butler from Ministry of Tourism and Recreation re Special Project Application forms.

? Letter to Dr. Pageot from R. Butler re U. of Ottawa involvement in ORCOL.  

1984

December 11 Letter to D. Payne from R. Butler re forms for ORCOL budget request.

November 30 Minutes of ORCOL board of directors meeting (10 copies).

November 30 Agenda of ORCOL board of directors meeting.

November 16 Letter to D. Payne from R.Butler re ORCOL.

November 15 Letter to Bob Torrance from R. Butler re ORCOL cheques.

November 14 Letter to Stephen Smith, U. of Waterloo, from Don Payne, Ministry of Tourism and Recreation, re ORCOL project.

November 13 Letter to R.Butler from Terry Smith re Idea Exchange.

October 29 Letter to R. Butler from Don Payne re ORCOL.

October 23 Letter to R.Butler from Don Payne re ORCOL.

October 22 Letter to Don Payne from R.Butler re ORCOL.

October 17 Call for papers for symposium on recreation and leisure research.

October 16 Letter to R.Butler from Reuben C.Baetz, Minister of Tourism and Recreation re funding for ORCOL.

October Judith Nash, C.V.

October 16 Letter to Judith Nash from R.Butler re ORCOL research.

October 15 Letter to R.Butler from George Wale, president of Recreationists' Association of WEst Central Ontario, re ORCOL evaluation.

October 11 Letter to Dick Butler from Bob Torrance re ORCOL finances.

October 10 Letter to R.Johnston from Dick Butler re R.R.R.

October 10 Letter to P. Warwick from Dick Butler re position as director.

October 10 Letter to Don Payne from R.Butler re ORCOL.

October 5 Letter to Bob Torrance from Dick Butler re ORCOL finances.

October 4 ORCOL expenses at U. of Western Ontario.

October 2 Letter to Dick Butler from Don Payne re research.

October 2 Letter to R. Boucher, U. of Windsor, from R.Butler re ORCOL brochures.

October 2 Letter to Tony Usher from Dick Butler re ORCOL dropping out of PRFO.

October 2 Letter to Bob Scace from Dick Butler re C.A.P.

? President's Report.

? Notice to members of ORCOL.

September 28 Minutes of the ORCOL board of directors meeting (9 copies).

September 28 Agenda for the ORCOL board of directors meeting.

September 19 Letter to David Ng from Dick Butler re membership.

September 11 Letter to Don Payne from Dick Butler re ORCOL base funding request form.

September 5 Letter to Bob Scace from Dick Butler re Parks Canada Centennial Conference.

September 5 Letter to David Ng re ORCOL membership.

September 5 Letter to R. Johnson re R.R.R.

September 5 Letter to Bob Torrance from Dick Butler re budget report.

September 5 Letter to Rick Danielson from Dick Butler re conference calls.

August 28 Letter to Don Payne from Dick Butler re ORCOL.

August 21 Letter to Dick Butler from Bob Torrance ORCOL finances.

August 17 Letter to Bob Torrance from Dick Butler re ORCOL cheques.

August 13 Letter to G.Wale, Parks and Recreation Dept. - City of Brantford, from Dick Butler re RAWCO research programme.

August 10 Statement of expenses to be paid for R.Butler by ORCOL.

August 9 Bill from Gould Graphic Services Ltd. for membership flyers.

August 8 Letter to Bob Torrance from Dick Butler re ORCOL membership.

August 8 Letter to Dick Butler from Max D'Amours, IVth Canadian Congress on Research.

August 7 Letter to Bob Torrance from Publishing and Printing Services re new prices for R.R.R.

August 2 Letter to Dick Butler from George Wale, re ORCOL's role in the RAWCO research committee.

August 1 Letter to Bob Torrance from Dick Butler re ORCOL cheques.

July ORCOL expenses (telephone, copying) for July

July 26 Letter to Irene Relph from Dick Buttler re TVO research.

July 26 Letter to Gilles Pronovost, Universite du Quebec, from Dick Butler re ORCOL Marion Miller Prize.

July 23 Letter to Dick Butler from Tony Usher re base funding request form.

July 18 Letter to Dick Butler from David Ng re ORCOL budget.

July 17 Letter to R. Butler from Don Payne re ORCOL grant request.

July 16 Note to Norm Ashton from Dick Butler re response from OFSRC.

July 13 Letter to Dick Butler from Bob Torrance re ORCOL budget.

July 12 Letter to Geoff Wall from Dick Butler re payment for expenses.

July 12 Letter to G. Wale from Dick Butler re RAWCO.

July 12 Letter to Bernie Booth, U. of Ottawa, from Dick Butler re rejoining ORCOL.

July 12 Letter to Bill Baker from Dick Butler re contributions to ORCOL.

June 28 Letter to Dick Butler from John Marsh re brochures and resignation.

June 22 Letter to ORCOL board members from R.Butler re membership renewal and meeting dates.

June 22 Letter to ORCOL membership re draft budget.

June 21 Letter to Kirk Wipper re membership renewal.

June 21 Letter to Bob Torrance from Dick Butler re ORCOL.

June 8 Minutes of the ORCOL board of directors meeting.

June 8 Agenda of the ORCOL board of directors meeting.

June President's report of action resulting from the June 8 meeting.

June Price list for mailing services by Publishing and Printing Services.

June 1 Incorporation of the Canadian Association for Leisure Studies.

May 28 Letter to Dick Butler from Tony Usher re membership.

May 23 Letters to Ron and Don re AGM.

May 17 Letter to Gilles Pronovost, from Dick Butler re conference.

May 4 Letter to David Ng from Dick Butler re board meeting.

May 3 Letter to Dick Butler from Bob Torrance re ORCOL.

May Memo to the Board of Directors of ORCOL.

May 1 Minutes of the annual general meeting of ORCOL.

May 1 Minutes of the ORCOL board of directors meeting.

April Proposal for the annual general meeting of ORCOL.

April 25 Reservation of Hart House, U. of Toronto.

March 23 Minutes of the ORCOL board of directors meeting, includes 1983-84 budget, financial report for 1983-84, and proposed budge 1984-85.

March 19 The Recreationist.

March 14 Letter to all colleagues from Kirk Wipper.

January 20 Minutes of the ORCOL board of directors meeting.

January 12 Letter to Kirk Wipper, president of ORCOL, from Reuben C.Baetz, Minister of Tourism and Recreation re grant approval.

January 2 Letter to "colleague" from Bill Knot, Ministry of Tourism and Recreation, re Youth Employment Programs of the Recreation Branch.  

1983

November 25 Minutes of the ORCOL board of directors meeting.

November 25 Agenda of the ORCOL board of directors meeting.

September 30 Minutes of the ORCOL board of directors meeting.

September 30 Agenda of the ORCOL board of directors meeting.

September 1 Notice from the PRFO of expenses owed by ORCOL.

July 15 Letter to ORCOL members from Kirk Wipper, president, re annual general meeting.

June 30 Letter to Bob Torrance from Bill Knott, secretary of the Canadian Association for Leisure Studies, re ORCOL support.

June 30 Tentative final budget for ORCOL conferences and AGM.

May 13 ORCOL treasurer's report.

May 13 RAWCO research committee general overview.

May 13-14 Minutes of the ORCOL annual general meeting.

May 1 ORCOL budget 1983-84.

April 26 Invoice: ORCOL owes PRFO.

April 22 Nominations

March 25 Minutes of the OFSRC/ORCOL concurrent executive meetings.

February 11 Minutes of the ORCOL board of directors meeting.

February 11 Treasurer's Report

February 11 Agenda of the ORCOL board of directors meeting.  

1982

Winter Leisure-newsletter IX (2)

November 6 Minutes of the ORCOL board of directors meeting.

November 6 Agenda of the ORCOL board of directors meeting.

November 5 Minutes of the ORCOL/OFSRC executive meeting.

September 17 Minutes of the ORCOL board of directors meeting.

June 14 Minutes of the ORCOL board of directors meeting.

June 14 Agenda of the ORCOL board of directors meeting.

April 26 Letter to Bob Torrance from Dick Butler re bills for conference.

April 16 Letter to D. Parkinson from R. Butler re thanks for help with conference.

April 16 Letter to Kirk Wipper from R. Butler re thanks for help with conference.

April 16 Letter to Bob Torrance from R. Butler re expenses for conference.

April 16 Letter to R. Johnson from R.Butler re R.R.R.

April 16 Letter to Bill Orban from R. Butler re thanks for help at conference.

April 13 Minutes of the ORCOL annual general meeting.

April 13 Agenda of the ORCOL annual general meeting.

April 13-14 Minutes of the ORCOL board of directors meeting.

April 13 ORCOL treasurer's report.

April 7 Letter to Bill Knott from Dick Butler re ORCOL meeting. April 1 Letter to L. Croft, Mattel Canada, from R.Butler re thanks for speaking at conference.

March 31 Letter to A. Ward, Wig-a-mog Inn, from R. Butler re thanks for speaking at conference.

March 18 Letter to Bill Knott from R. Butler re mailing.

March 1 Minutes of the ORCOL executive board meeting.

? ORCOL/OFSRC operational plan and budget 1982-83.

March 1 1981-83 treasurer's report.  

1981

December 14 Minutes of the ORCOL board meeting.

November 23 Minutes of the ORCOL board of directors meeting.

November 23 Agenda of the ORCOL board of directors meeting.

September 11 Minutes of the ORCOL executive board meeting.

April 13 Minutes of the ORCOL annual general meeting.

April 13 Agenda of the ORCOL annual general meeting.    

1980

December 11 Notice to all ORCOL members re funding from Fitness Canada.

September 25 Minutes of the ORCOL executive committee meeting.

March 28 Minutes of the ORCOL executive committee meeting.

March 2 Minutes of the ORCOL executive committee meeting.

February ORCOL membership list.

January 25 Minutes of the ORCOL executive meeting.  

1979  

December 17 Minutes of the ORCOL executive meeting.

November 19 Minutes of the ORCOL executive committee meeting.

October 15 Minutes of the ORCOL executive committee meeting.

September 14 Minutes of the ORCOL executive committee meeting.

May 31 Minutes of the ORCOL executive meeting.

April 19 Agenda of the ORCOL annual business meeting and seminars.

March 30 Minutes of the ORCOL executive meeting.

February 15 Minutes of the ORCOL executive meeting.

January 26 Minutes of the ORCOL executive meeting.

January 24-27 Brochure of the Ontario Recreation Society's 8th annual conference.  

1978  

December 1 Minutes of the ORCOL executive meeting.

October 6 Minutes of the ORCOL executive meeting.

September 8 Minutes of the ORCOL executive meeting.

May 26 Minutes of the ORCOL executive committee meeting.

April Developments in Physical Education and Sport in the Unesco Context, Occasional paper no. 2(9); Canadian Commission for Unesco.

January 13 Minutes of the ORCOL executive committee meeting.  

1977  

November 8 Cunniff, John. Too much free time greater burden than too little free time. St. Catharines Standard.

November 3 Letter to R. Butler from J.B. Ellis re welcome to ORCOL!

October 8 Vils, Ursula. Travel trend sees tourists avoiding highrise resorts. The Toronto Star.

August 19 Parks group asks Campagnolo resign for recreation stand. The St. Catherines Standard.

August 2 TV most popular leisure activity for Canadians. The St. Catherines Standard.

August Parks Canada: Longitudinal Data on the Participation of Canadians in outdoor recreation activities 1967-1976. Ottawa; Ministry of Indian and Northern Affairs.

July 23 Macgregor, Roy. The Iona Effect. The Canadian: the Toronto Star.

July 13 Park Planning (advertisement). The St. Catharines Standard.

January 7 Minutes of the ORCOL executive meeting.  

1976  

December 8 Minutes of the ORCOL executive meeting.

November 25 Minutes of the ORCOL executive meeting.

October 27 Minutes of the ORCOL executive meeting.

September 29 Minutes of the ORCOL executive meeting.

June 14 Minutes of the ORCOL executive meeting.

April 21 Minutes of the ORCOL executive committee meeting.

April 20 Burrow, Bev, Leisure education a must. COVEN.

March 26 Minutes of ORCOL executive committee meeting.

March 7 Program fro ORCOL annual meeting.

February 23 Minutes of the ORCOL executive committee meeting.

January 19 Minutes of the ORCOL executive committee meeting.

January The New Leisure Times Herald  

1975  

December 23 Summary report on guidelines for allocation of travelling expense to ORCOL members.

December 10 Minutes of ORCOL executive committee meeting.

December 5 Minutes of the task force on sport and physical recreation research meeting.

November 12 Minutes of the ORCOL executive committee meeting.

October 7 Minutes of the ORCOL executive committee meeting.

September 8 Minutes of the ORCOL executive committee meeting.

July 21 The Wintario News.

July 2 ORCOL membership list.

June 24 Minutes of the ORCOL executive committee meeting.

May 27 Minutes of the ORCOL executive committee meeting.

April 29 Minutes of the ORCOL executive committee meeting.

March 9-10 ORCOL Annual full council meeting, Nottawasaga Inn, Alliston.

March 7 ORCOL treasurer's report.

March 5 Minutes of the ORCOL executive committee meeting.

February 25 Agenda of the ORCOL executive meeting.

February 19 Letter to Jack Ellis from Paul Wilkinson re ORCOL funding.

January 22 Letter to Bob (Torrance??) from J.B. Ellis, chairman of ORCOL, re 1975 annual meeting.

January 22 1975 full council meeting of ORCOL - agenda.

January 17 Minutes of the ORCOL executive committee meeting.

January 17 ORCOL - data clearing house project. A report to the ORCOL executive.  

1974

December 30 Notice of agenda for ORCOL executive meeting on January 17, 1975.

December 27 Notice of ORCOL full council planning committee meeting.

December 16 Minutes of the ORCOL executive committee meeting

November 25 Minutes of the ORCOL Planning Committee meeting.

November 14 Minutes of the ORCOL executive committee meeting.

November 5 Hotel bill (paid).

October 31 Memo to Bob Torrance from Bill Knott re payment of expenses.

October 28 Memo to ORCOL members from Bill Knott re report of objectives review task force (also has the operating statement of the ORCOL).

October 28 ORCOL expenses.

October 28 Minutes of the ORCOL executive committee meeting.

October 22 Minutes of the Recreation Review Editorial Committee meeting.

September 26 ORCOL treasurer's report.

September 26 Minutes of the ORCOL executive committee meeting.

September 13 Notice to ORCOL membership of agenda for next executive meeting.

July 8-11 Notice of national research symposium re indicators of change in the recreation environment.

July 4 Memo to Bob Torrance from Bill Knott re ORCOL expenses.

July 4 Memo to Robert Torrance from J.M. Beauchesne re expenses.

June 24 Memo to Veronica Kelly from Doyle Bishop re expenses.

June 20 ORCOL expenses submitted by David Ng.

June 20 Minutes of the ORCOL executive committee meeting.

June 19 Invoice from Maclean-Hunter Ltd. re publishing R.R.R.

June 13 Letter to ORCOL members from the Ontario Recreation Society re Ad-Hoc Information Committee of O.R.S.

June 6 Agenda of June 20th ORCOL executive committee meeting.  

June 6 ORCOL membership list. June 1 Letter to Fred Martin from Bob Torrance re cheque payment.

May 22 Minutes of the ORCOL executive committee meeting.

May 21 Minutes of the task force on sport an physical recreation research.

May 16 Agenda for ORCOL executive meeting, May 22.

May 14 ORCOL financial statement

May 7 Letter to Bob Torrance from Fred Martin re cheque.

June 1 Letter to Bill Knott from E.M. Avedon re expenses.

April 17 Minutes of the meeting of the task force on sport and physical recreation research.

April 17 Minutes of the ORCOL executive committee meeting.

April 11 Expenses incurred during operation and production for video tapes for Y.M.C.A.

April 4 Memo to ORCOL executive from membership sub- committee, re revision of membership list.

April 4 Agenda for the ORCOL executive meeting, April 16.

March 29 Letter to Jim McClements from Bob Torrance re payment to sports task force.

March 25 Sports and Recreation Bureau financial statement.

March 22 Statement of travelling expenses to ORCOL meetings from David Ng.

March 18 Statement of travelling expenses to ORCOL meetings from David Ng.

March 15 Memo from Health and Welfare Canada notifying ORCOL of the ceasing of production of the Recreation Research Bulletin.

March 7 Letter to Jack Ellis, chairman of ORCOL, from Fred Martin, Therapeutic Recreation Information Centre.  

March 1 Minutes of the ORCOL executive committee meeting.  

1973  

December 10 Letter to Jim McClements from Bob Torrance re task force budget.

1970  

March 5 Minutes of the meeting of the Ontario Recreation Research Committee.

February 17 Memo to members of the Ontario Recreation Research Committee from Jean-Marc Beauchesne re the committee on support of dissertation research in recreation and leisure.

February 13 Memo to members of the Ontario Recreation Research Committee from Jean-Marc Beauchesne re follow up from last week's meeting.

February 6 Memo to members of the Ontario Recreation Research Committee from Elizabeth Moulton, Dept. of Adult Education, OISE, re follow up from yesterday's meeting.

February 5 Minutes of the meeting of the Ontario Recreation Research Committee.  

1969  

February 4 A proposal for Recreation Research in Ontario (as presented to the Provincial Recreation Research Committee.)    

Inventory of Journal of Applied Recreation Research and Recreation Review in ORCOL Collection:

Volume No. Date

15 2 1989-90 14 4 Special Issue 1989 14 3 Special Issue 1989 14 2 Special Issue 1989 14 1 Winter 1988 13 4 Special Issue 1988 13 3 Summer 1987 13 2 Summer 1987 13 1 Winter 1986 12 1 Special Issue 1985 8 4 July 1981 8 3 March 1981 8 1 July 1980 6 2 May 1978 6 1 December 1977 5 4 June 1977 5 3 April 1977 5 2 November 1976 5 July 1976 4 4 January 1976 4 4 January 1976 4 3 August 1975 4 2 January 1975 4 1 September 1974 3 4 April 1974 3 1 March 1973    

LIST OF PUBLISHED MATERIAL IN O.R.C.O.L. COLLECTION:

Burton, Thomas L. and Leo T. Kyllo. 1974. Federal - Provincial Responsiblities fro Leisure Services in Alberta and Ontario: Volume 1 - Analysis and Commentary; Voume 2 - The Government of Canada; Volume 3 - The Government of Alberta; Voume 4 - The Government of Ontario. Ontario Research Council on Leisure.

Canadian Welfare Council (the). 1955-56. Annual Report. Ottawa.

Community Programmes Branch. 1959. Community Courier - Playgrounds and Daycamps. (120) Department of Education; Toronto.

European Centre for Leisure and Education. 1969. Society and Leisure - Bulletin for Sociology of Lesure, Education and Culture (1).

Laplante, Marc. 1969. Leisure in Canada by 1980: A prospective view. Universite du Quebec; Montreal.

Martin, Fred W. 1973. Catalogue of Current Ontario University Recreation and Leisure Research, 1973. Ontario Research Council on Leisure.

Naya Shikshak. Physical Education. (not in english)

Ontario Recreation Society. 1973. Newsletter 2(1). (Bob Davidson, editor.)

Youth and Recreation Branch 1969. (Annual Report??)      

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