We have a Speaker Series, social time and short business sessions throughout the year. All meetings are held at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church Hall at 4235 Departure Bay Road, Nanaimo, at 7 pm from September to May. All meetings are open to members, friends, and guests.
*Please note that all CFUW events are fragrance free as is St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church Hall.
|September 24, 2018||Welcome All – Bring a Friend / Make a Friend
Our relaxed opening meeting: join us for a social time, bring your friends. Meet scholarship recipients.
|October 22, 2018||Early Scottish Women of Means and their Wills
Dr. Cathryn Spence, Dept. of History, VIU
|November 26, 2018||The Importance of Urban Forests in Nanaimo
Patrick Macintosh, City of Nanaimo, Urban Forestry
|December 3, 2018||Annual Christmas Dinner and Fundraiser
Dinner, social, 50/50 draw and silent auction
|January 28, 2019||A History of Big Bands and Jazz in Nanaimo
Bryan Stovell, Dept. of Music, VIU and Director, Nanaimo Musician’s Association Big Band
|February 25, 2019||What’s Happening at the North Pole?
Dr. Suzanne de la Barre, Dept. of Recreation & Tourism, VIU
|March 25, 2019||Our Precious Bumble Bees are in Danger
Ted Leischner, Steering Committee of the Island Pollinator Initiative
|April 22, 2019||Nanaimo Loaves and Fishes Leads the Country
Peter Sinclair, Executive Director, Loaves and Fishes
|May 27, 2019||Annual General Meeting
Dinner, Short Business Meeting and Social Time