Program Highlights  2022-2023 

General meetings may be held virtually using ZOOM web conferencing.
Please check the schedule to confirm whether a meeting will be in-person or on ZOOM. 
  • Meetings are held on the second Tuesday of the month.  Meetings begin at 7:00 p.m.
  • Be sure to load the ZOOM tool on to your electronic device prior to the meeting. (You can use a computer, tablet, or phone to join our meetings)
  • Check out our ZOOM page, and learn about ZOOM training sessions for members. ZOOM page link

NOTE: Program details will be updated as they are confirmed.



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Brief Description


Wed. August 24  

11:30 a.m.

 Picnic in the Park

Please join us for an informal late-summer picnic lunch in Walter Baker Park. 
Click on the title in the Event column to see all details. ( Rain date - Thurs. Aug 25) 

 Thur. Sept 1 

11:00 a.m.

 Billings Estate          Tea on the Lawn and Historic House Tour.
     Fully booked, but contact Cathie Faubert to get on the waiting list.

 Sat. Sept. 10

10 am - 3:30 p.m.

 Women Connecting  with Women
  Eastern Region Fall Gathering in Perth - $20

Tue. Sept. 13

7:00 p.m.

 2021-22  Start Up 

Helping Refugees Settle in Ottawa 

Check your email for your invitation or ZOOM link 

Myriam Mekni, Executive Director of The Catholic Centre for Immigrants,  a major resettlement agency in Ottawa

    Tue. Oct. 11

    7:00 p.m.

    Being a woman in the police force.

     Jill Skinner, former deputy police chief in Ottawa, will discuss her many years of experience on the police force

     Thu. Oct 20

     10 a.m.

    It's Time to Re-Think Your Lawn
     Jeff Collins - Certified horticulturist;  Owner of RE-Wild Landscaping and Design

    Tue. Nov. 8

    7:00 p.m.

    What does the Ottawa Riverkeeper Do?

    Laura Reinsborough is CEO of Ottawa Riverkeeper, a  charitable organization that is a champion and collective voice for the Ottawa River watershed, providing leadership and inspiration to protect, promote and improve its ecological health and future.

       Tue. Dec 13

       11:30 a.m.

      CFUW Kanata Holiday Lunch

      Get your tickets by December 2nd.

      Thursday, Dec. 8

       5:00 p.m.

      Cocktail Hour on Zoom

      All members are invited. 


       Winter's Night

      Happy Hour on ZOOM


      All members are invited to join in.


       Jan. 10 

      7:00 p.m.

      Wanda Dalla Costa  

      First female indigenous architect in Canada.

      Rethinking Pedagogy:
      Indigenous Design Collaborative

      Feb. 14

      7:00 p.m.

      Sarah Onyango

      Black Women Leading Change
      celebrating Black History Month. (Topic TBD)

        Wed. Mar. 8

        International Women's Day

        Tues Mar. 14

        7:00 p.m. 

        Leigh Couture, Executive Director of the Western Ottawa Community Resource Centre, to discuss services for women and seniors. 

                 April 1-30

                 Spring into Action Challenge 

                Tues, Apr. 11

                 7:00 p.m.


                Scholarship Trust AGM

                CFUW National Resolutions will be discussed and voted on using computer conferencing tools. (Speaker TBD)

                 Wed, May 10

                1:00 p.m.

                Annual General Meeting

                Legion Hall, Hines Rd.

                     Karen McCrimmon  Life's Lessons Learned

                 In person-meeting. Speaker will be followed by annual meeting and vote for executive roles in 2023-24

                 CFUW National   AGM
                 Details to follow

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