2016 – 2017
Theme: The Power of Advocacy: Inspiration,
Self-Awareness and Creativity
At the Qualicum Beach Civic Centre unless otherwise announced
Monday September 12, 7:00pm Opening Meeting: Welcome Back.
- Overview of Our Club Activities: Advocacy, Learning, Friendship
Tuesday October 11, 7:00pm. Suicide Prevention and Youth programming: Heather Owen, staff, Vancouver Island Crisis Society *note different day!
Monday, November 14, 7:00pm “The real thing: the natural History of Ian McTaggart Cowan” book launch: Brioney Penn, author and naturalist
Monday, December 5 Dinner ~ Auction ~ Entertainment
Monday, January 9, 7:00pm Refugee Writing: Experiences in Relation to Dislocation: Katharina Rout, Professor, VIU and club member
Monday, February 6, 7:00pm “The Life of Alex Janvier” film on this First Nations artist
Monday, March 13, 7:00pm CFUW Resolutions followed by a social
Monday, April 10, 7:00pm Emily Carr, Dr. Kerry Mason, Director, Emily Carr Gallery
May 8, 7:00pm “Mary Anne Lagimodiere: An Amazing Pioneer” Marva Blackmore, storyteller
June 12, Time and Place TBA AGM ~ Dinner ~ Entertainment ~ Speaker
INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY WITH DR. LAURA PARISI (UVic) March 8,2017 7pm at Parksville Community Centre Artwork with Patt Schrivener