December 6 Vigil – CFUW Southport

On the 29th anniversary of the massacre at L’Ecole Polytechnique, Southport hosted our 28th Vigil Against Violence Against Women to remember the 14 women killed in Montreal plus all women living with violence. This year as well, we remembered Maisy Odjick, one of 1200 Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls. Maisy disappeared 10 years […]

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CFUW Sudbury Celebrating 70 Wonderful Years

On December 3, 2018, CFUW Sudbury members (and guests) celebrated the club’s 70th anniversary. The club was formed in 1948 by 67 university women graduates. Sudbury at the time had no post-secondary institutions and the closest university was the University of Toronto. There was no direct road to Toronto from Sudbury (you had to drive […]

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CFUW Owen Sound co-produces “A Christmas Carol”

It all began as a brain-wave of our long-time member, Judy Thomson, who in the summer of 2015, hand-picked a few members of our group to form the Dickens Project Planning Committee. The idea was that since CBC Radio personalities had successfully presented dramatic readings of A Christmas Carol across Canada (including Owen Sound) for […]

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CFUW Perth & District updates

Perth and District has been very busy since the start of the meeting year.  To date, our accomplishments include: A record high membership of 135; at least 12 new members signed up at our September Open House or shortly after.  Holding the Open House every year helps draw new members and allows an early sign […]

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The Illustrated History of the Chippewas of Nawash

CFUW Owen Sound In the fall of 2016 CFUW Owen Sound Club entered into a collaborative partnership with the Maadookii Seniors Group of Neyaashiinigmiing, Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation, to produce a play based on “The Illustrated History of the Chippewas of Nawash”, written and illustrated by Polly Keeshig-Tobias. Read more>>  

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