Our 2017- 2018 Program

Meetings are held at 7:30 at the New Dundee Community Centre unless otherwise noted.  Visitors are welcome!

 

June 20, 2017 –  CITIZENSHIP & LEGISLATION COMMITTEE

Meeting Time – 7:30 p.m.

Roll Call:  ‘What is your country of ancestry?’

Speaker – Judge R. Larry Gravill: 3 Year Tenure as a Citizenship Court Judge

 

August 8, 2017 – FAMILY & CONSUMER AFFAIRS COMMITTEE

Meeting Time – 1:30 p.m. at Castle Kilbride, 60 Snyder’s Rd. W.,  Baden

Tour of the Castle followed by Afternoon Tea on the lawn, weather permitting

Exhibits include  ‘ TO CANADA WITH LOVE FROM WILMOT’  and the three Statues of Canadian Prime Ministers.

Cost: $15 – Reserve your place with Conveners ahead of time.  Hats are a welcome attire.

 

September 19, 2017 – INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS COMMITTEE

Meeting Time – 7:30 p.m.

Speaker – Elizabeth  McNair from the “Grandmothers to Grandmothers” organization.

 

October 17, 2017 – AGRICULTURE & CANADIAN INDUSTRIES COMMITTEE

Meeting time – 7:30 p.m.  

Speaker – Stephanie Barth, from the Waterloo 10,000 Villages Store:  ‘10,000 Villages’  History and Mission”.   Articles from around the world will be available for purchase.

                                   

November 21, 2017 – FAMILY & CONSUMER AFFAIRS COMMITTEE

Time – 7:30 p.m.

Speaker – Andrea Sherk who has been in India for a year working with MCC as part of her International Affairs Studies at University.

NOTE:  Please bring donations for Wilmot Family Resource Centre, New Hamburg, ON

 

December 19, 2017 – CITIZENSHIP & LEGISLATION COMMITTEE

Meeting Time:   Social Hour – 6:00 p.m.,   Dinner – 6:30 p.m.

Christmas Turkey Dinner catered by “The Village Caterer”.  Price to be announced.

Theme –  A Christmas Surprise             NOTE:  Please bring cookies for Good Cheer baskets

 

January 16, 2018 – EDUCATION & CULTURAL ACTIVITIES COMMITTEE

Meeting Time – 7:30 p.m.

Program –  ‘Days for Girls’

 

February 20, 2018 – INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS COMMITTEE

Meeting Time – 7:30 p.m.

Social –  ‘Mardi Gras Style’

 

March 20, 2018 – AGRICULTURE & CANADIAN INDUSTRIES

Meeting Time – 7:30 p.m.

Roll Call: Name one place where you have been a volunteer.

Program – Celebrating the accomplishments of Canadian Women

 

April 17, 2018 – ANNUAL MEETING

Meeting Time to be announced.

Roll Call – Payment of membership fees:  $55 ;  OVER 80 years – $50

 

May 15, 2018 – EDUCATION & CULTURAL ACTIVITES COMMITTEE

Meeting Time – 7:30 p.m.

Speaker – Julie Shantz:  “Teaching Teachers in Ghana, Africa”