General Meeting – Thursday, October 19th at St. Thomas Church, 201 Church Street Belleville. Hospitality 6:30; Meeting 7:00; Guest speaker, Shelley Knott Fife – Education and the First Nation Experience
New members welcome.
The CFUW CHRISTMAS DINNER THURSDAY DECEMBER 7TH will be held at Capers Restaurant (272 Front St). The meal choices will be Traditional Roast Turkey or Pan-seared Salmon and dessert will be creme brûlée or chef’s chocolate surprise.
Tickets at $40 will be available at all meetings or from the Special Events team
(Julie Brown 613-967-0994 or Sue Frizzell 613-966-1238) or ON-LINE up until one week prior to the party.
There was an excellent turnout of returning and new members for the Opening Coffee Party on Thursday night. The room rang with lively conversation as everyone shared news of summer activities and upcoming plans. The signup tables for Interest Groups were busy.
Short presentations were given by representatives of two local community organizations, HPE Learning Foundation and the Quantum Program.
As the evening concluded many joined in singing Happy Birthday to long time member, Mary Bould.
Congratulations and thank you to the members of the Quilting & Scrapbooking Interest Group who contributed a variety of beautiful handmade items for their sales table at the Garden Tour. They raised the sum of $401 which was donated to the Scholarship Fund.
Pictured are a few of the Garden Tour committee and members who volunteered on the day of the tour.
Gold Sponsor, Bruce Mackay of Mackay Insurance Brokers with Linda Richardson, CFUW, displaying garden tour tickets. Mackay Insurance is celebrating 40 years of providing insurance coverage to the Belleville and area community.
John Gibson, Farmgate Gardens, displays a basket of flowers donated to the Garden Tour committee as a raffle item at the annual AGM.