Read the World Lunch – After enjoying a lovely lunch hosted by Anne Lanning we had a lively discussion about the clothing industry in reference to the book, “The Coat Route” by Meg Lukens Noonan.
The updated constitution and bylaws as well as the revised procedures manual are now available on the Members’ Only page.
A reminder that if you haven’t yet renewed your membership for the 2017 – 2018 year you have until Tuesday, October 31 to do so at the $90 rate. After that date, the fee is $95.
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.