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April 2021

UWC Toronto ZOOM Speaker Bronwyn Roe – Building the Case for a Better Earth

April 19 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
ZOOM
Free

Bronwyn Roe – Building the Case for a Better Earth:  Using the Power of the Law to Fight Climate Change Bronwyn Roe is a lawyer at Ecojustice, Canada’s largest environmental law charity.  Ecojustice goes to court and uses the full force of the law to defend nature, combat the climate emergency and fight for a healthy environment for all.  Bronwyn will speak about Ecojustice’s work to hold governments accountable for meaningful action on climate change through strategic litigation and law…

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CFUW Orangeville ZOOM Speaker Deb Davidson – Tattoos Talk

April 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
ZOOM
Free

Join us on Wednesday April 21st 2021 at 6:30pm-our guest speaker is Deb Davidson, the topic: Tattoos Talk:  How we commemorate with tattoos Tattooing is, at its foundation, a social act conveying meaning through visual symbols. And yet, beyond the visual, tattoos also open dialogue, moving what may be thought of as private and personal embodied memories into a public sphere. After beginning with a brief history and prevalence of tattooing, Deb will move to a description of The Tattoo…

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May 2021

Long Term Care Town Hall

May 6 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
ONLINE Canada
Free

Submitted by CFUW Brantford.  Long Term Care Town Hall:  Exploring well-being for all through culture change and innovation.  During the COVID-19 pandemic, it has become clear that we have lost focus on our collective responsibility to long-term care and the residents who reside in these homes. Join Councillor Catherine McKenney and leading experts as they discuss the pressing need to change the system so that residents in LTC homes are safe, comfortable, and live a dignified life.  Learn more and…

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CFUW Leaside-East York – Afghan Special Event

May 13 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
ZOOM

Come fly a kite with us at our Afghan Special Event!  This is a fundraising event for Canadian Women for Afghan Women with guest speakers Dr. Lauryn Oates, Executive Director CW4WAfghan, and Murwarid Ziayee, Senior Director CW4WAfghan.  Learn about Afghan women and girls, and the work that is being done in Afghanistan by CW4WAfghan.  Small group activities and discussions ... be creative!  Download and print one of the kites listed below.  Colour, paint or decorate it and bring it to…

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Ontario Council Annual General Meeting

May 14 - May 15
ZOOM

LEAD 2021 - Step into your Power May 14 & 15, 2021 A virtual conference hosted by CFUW Orillia Friday evening keynote: Dr. Wendy Cukier Women's Leadership in the Economic Recovery Registration for Friday Saturday: Business Meeting Registration for Saturday      

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June 2021

Canada 2020 – Never Again: Restoring Trust with Canada’s Seniors

June 3 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
ZOOM
Free

Bringing together leading policymakers, decision-makers, and healthcare experts, Canada 2020 is convening a half-day virtual conference focused on reforming and redesigning Canada’s seniors’ care sector. Learning from the hard lessons of this pandemic, we will discuss the immediate steps we can take to restore the trust that has been broken, and how care should best be delivered, from home care to retirement and long-term care homes.  Learn more about the virtual conference and register here.

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CFUW Orillia Homes Tour … Opening Doors to Learning

June 6 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
ZOOM
$30

This year CFUW Orillia's Homes Tour is going virtual!  Explore our five beautiful homes and learn seasonal entertaining tips from Local Experts, all from the comfort of your own home. This popular event supports scholarships for young women pursuing post-secondary education.  Five homes, five local experts, door prizes, VIP packages and more!  To learn more or get tickets go to https://cfuwhomestour.ca.

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UWC Toronto – ZOOM Speaker Jean Teillet

June 14 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
ZOOM
Free

The Northwest is our Mother:  The Story of Louis Riel's People Join us on ZOOM for a fascinating talk by Jean Teillet, one of Canada's most distinguished authorities on the Metis Nation.  The great-grandniece of Louis Riel, Professor Teillet is an Indigenous rights lawyer and negotiator, a frequent lecturer and author.  She will share with us the compelling history of the struggle for rights and justice of the Metis Nation, drawing from her recent book, The Northwest is Our Mother. …

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CFUW St. Catharines Virtual Garden Tour

June 19 - July 11
ZOOM
$10

  CFUW St. Catharines is pleased to showcase seven, colourful, private gardens and introduce two engaging, local gardening experts on our YouTube channel from June 19 to July 11.  Your $10 ticket supports our 100th Anniversary Fundraising Campaign, raising funds for young women’s scholarships and agencies that support women and children. View the video tours and presentations from the safety and comfort of your home anytime during the three-week period.  A web link to access our YouTube channel will be emailed to…

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July 2021

CFUW Belleville Welcome to the 2021 Town & Country Garden Tour!

July 3 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Bellville ON Belleville, ON Canada + Google Map
$30

On Saturday July 3rd, 2021, the self-guided Garden Tour will be held completely outdoors, so you can enjoy your tour of eight beautiful gardens in a safe and relaxing environment. Four gardens are in Belleville and four are located across the Bay in Prince Edward County. The current pandemic protocols will be respected, and attendees will receive a Tip Sheet with up to date information on the day of the tour, providing all of the last minute information and helpful…

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