Theme: Trailblazers, Disrupters & Conciliators
At the Qualicum Beach Civic Centre unless otherwise announced.
Monday, September 11, 7:00: Opening Meeting: Welcome Back!
Overview of Our Club Activities: Advocacy, Learning, Friendship
Tuesday, October 10, 7:00: Why Brexit is Complicated, Helen Brown, PhD, Professor Emerita, History, VIU; VIU ElderCollege Instructor, “note different day, date!”
Monday, November 6, 7:00: Vivid Contribution: The Life & Works of Emily Carr (1871-1945), Kerry Mason, MA, Instructor, Department of Continuing Studies, UVIC
Monday, December 4, Time TBA: Dinner & Auction, Eaglecrest Golf Course, note different date!”
Monday, January 8, 7:00: Walk Through the Hallowed Halls, Janet Farooq, PhD, Senior United Nations Economist (retired)
Tuesday, February 6, 7:00: Dr. Frances Oldham Kelsey: Women’s Health Warrior, Cheryl Warsh, PhD, Professor of History, VIU; Executive Director, Western Association of Women Historians, “note different day, date!”
Monday, March 5, 7:00: CFUW Proposed Resolutions followed by a social, “note different date!”
Monday, April 9, 7:00: Democracy & Justice: Citizenship in the ‘Small Places Close to Home’, Brenda Morrison, PhD, Co-Director, Centre for Restorative Justice, SFU; Associate professor, School of Criminology, SFU
Monday, May 14, 7:00: Stroke Stories: Their Importance to Treatment and Recovery: Ron Smith, BA, MA, DLitt UBC 2002, IPPY Gold Medal April 2017; author: The Defiant Mind: Living inside a stroke
Monday, June 11, Time TBD: Annual General Meeting & Dinner, Place TBD
Thursday, March 8, 7:00: INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S