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  • 03 Apr 2018 10:47 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Recent articles from the Kitchissippi Times about two items of interest to Kanata.

    Our International Women's Day Celebration held jointly with CFUW Ottawa and CFUW Nepean on March 10.

    Cornerstone Housing for Women.

  • 28 Mar 2018 10:40 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Be sure to set aside the date: May 8, and reserve your spot by registering online.
    Friends and prospective members are welcome to attend our Annual General Meeting.
    Click here for details

  • 19 Mar 2018 5:49 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Please look at this year's resolutions and be prepared to share your views at our next meeting on April 10. 

    This will be an evening meeting beginning at 7:00 p.m. (You will need to log in as a member to see the Resolutions)

  • 11 Mar 2018 11:40 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Thanks to CFUW Ottawa for the photos on our Facebook page

  • 17 Feb 2018 7:37 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    We're getting ready to spring into action with more activities: Click on the underlined links for more details:

  • 12 Feb 2018 12:49 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Be sure to mark these dates in your calendar:
    (Click on the underlined links for more details)

    1. Tuesday, Feb 13 - Harry Kowal, Principal, RMC "A Day in the Life of an RMC Cadet"
    2. Saturday, March 10 - International Women's Day "Drama and Dessert"
    3. Tuesday, March 13 - Rachel Caven "United Nations- Decade of Nutrition" (Details soon)
    4. Saturday, April 28 - Coffee House "Revival" 

  • 24 Jan 2018 9:44 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Be sure to join us for a special lunchtime meeting with the principal of Royal Military College in Kingston. Dr Harry Kowal will give us insights into the rigorous program for military cadets. Click here for more information: 

    A day in the Life of a Military cadet at RMC

  • 16 Jan 2018 10:45 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Jeanne Sarson and Linda MacDonald, our excellent guest speakers at last year's Fall Gathering, have been working for over 20 years to have non-state torture recognized as a criminal offence in Canada. They have made presentations internationally in support of their work and they are sharing with us their recent  article that was published in a peer-reviewed  publication:

    No Longer Invisible: Families that Torture, Traffic and Exploit their Girl Child

    This is the follow-up to their presentation at the Institute in Spain.  It is free to download so Kanata members may be interested.
    Please do feel free to share far and wide.  

    Sarson, Jeanne and MacDonald, Linda, No Longer Invisible: Families that Torture, Traffic, and Exploit Their Girl Child (December 12, 2017). OƱati Socio-Legal Series, Vol. 8, No. 1, 2018. Available at SSRN:

    To learn more about CFUW Kanata's Advocacy work, click here.

  • 03 Jan 2018 8:07 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Welcome to the new year. Although "the weather outside is frightful," we're warming up to busy season of interest group activities and the companionship of CFUW buddies. Watch this space for news about what is happening in the coming months..
    Please Note:

    • There is no general meeting in January. 
    • Our first general meeting will be at lunchtime on Feb 13th. Details will be available soon.
  • 04 Dec 2017 10:15 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    On December 11,  Helen Humphreys will give a presentation on her new book: The Ghost Orchard

    Many of our members have greatly enjoyed her writing which has received several major awards. Beaverbrook library has partnered with us on previous author visits which have been very popular with CFUW members.

    Learn more about Helen Humphreys

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