2017-2018 Speaker Program

Schedule for All Regular General Meetings

5:45 – 6:45 pm
Pre-Meeting Dinner (limited seating, pre-purchased ticket only, email Heather: hbailey @ uoguelph.ca
7:00 – 8:00 pm
Business Meeting
8:00 – 8:25 pm
8:30 – 9:30 pm

SEPTEMBER 26, 2017

Steven Kraft
CEO, Guelph Public Library

Guelph Public Library. Where do we go from here?

OCTOBER 24, 2017


Elaine Weir
Bridges Out Of Poverty, Bridges Facilitator,
Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health

Mary Crome
Ongoing Support Manager, Lakeside HOPE House

Louise Brooks
Bridges Out Of Poverty, Health Promotion Specialist
Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health

Reducing Poverty: Community Building & Sustainability

NOVEMBER 28, 2017

 Leonard Friesen
Associate Professor, Laurier University

Back to the Future? Reflections on Russia’s Women from Communism to Capitalism

JANUARY 23, 2018

Jennifer McWhirter
Associate Professor, University of Guelph

Good Communication for Better Public Health 

FEBRUARY 27, 2018

Be it Resolved …
Topic pending CFUW National Resolutions

MARCH 27, 2018

 Kathy Gastel
President, Norval Community Association

Lucy Maude Montgomery

APRIL 24, 2018

 Mike Dixon
Professor, University of Guelph

“Space Exploration – A Source of Technology Transfer in the Canadian Agri-Food Sector”

MAY 22, 2018

CFUW Guelph 2018 AGM & Banquet
Cutten Fields, 190 College Ave E, Guelph, ON N1H 6L3

5:00 pm: Cocktail Reception

(cash bar, closed during speaker’s presentation & business meeting)

Pre-dinner special guest appearance by
Guelph Youth Music Centre Musicians

5:45 pm: Annual General Meeting
6:30 pm: Predinner seating
8:00 pm: Program

Marilyn Field
Founder and President of DAREarts

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