Welcome

 

Welcome to the CFUW North Bay website.  By using the links at the top of the page, you can find information about and links to international, national and provincial organizations and publications (About CFUW), as well as information about our North Bay club, founded in 1941.  The club celebrated its 75th anniversary in 2016.  For details of the celebrations, click here.  Last year CFUW celebrated its 100th anniversary.

Summer Notes

The garden tour will take place on Saturday, July 11, from 1 to 4 whether it rains or not.  Click here for up-to-date details in the form of emails sent June 29 and July 9.

Some interest groups are getting together virtually.  Check annual reports and the June newsletter for more information. 

To read about the history of CFUW and learn about its heroines, click here..

For more photos of our Christmas social and fall/winter meetings, click here.

To read our newsletters, click here.

To send a message to our club, email cfuwnorthbay@gmail.com



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Heritage Gardeners Jeanette Wilmot and Bonnie Cappadocia, team leader of the Voyageurs and chair of the Heritage Gardeners design team, weed their beds on June 17.

Below are photos of three of the gardens you can visit on July 11: Bonnie Cappadocias’s (below on left), Gail Thomsen’s (below on right), and Caroline Haist’s (bottom). For photos of Susanne Carr’s as well as additional photos of all gardens, click here.  These photos were taken in mid June 2020.

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Our Purpose

  • The pursuit of knowledge


  • The promotion of education


  • The improvement of the status of women and human rights


Activities

  • Monthly general meetings


  • Interest groups, which meet monthly in members’ homes


  • Active participation in public affairs


  • The pursuit of knowledge


  • The promotion of education

                                                                                                                                                                   

  • The improvement of the status of women and human rights


Activities

  • Monthly general meetings


  • Interest groups, which meet monthly in members’ homes


  • Active participation in public affairs


Action

  • Awarding scholarships and bursaries for women students in North Bay (click here for details)


  • Lobbying both federal and provincial governments about our policies on education, the status of women, human rights, and the quality of life


  • Researching issues of concern to members and preparing resolutions for consideration at the CFUW National Annual General Meeting


  • Supporting the Transition House and two schools in Tanzania


  • Participating as a club in community events (for more details check the information listed under Community Service)


To learn more about CFUW North Bay’s activities, click on the Community Service tab at the top of this page.  

To read our constitution, click here.  

To read detailed job descriptions of members holding executive positions mentioned in the constitution, click here. 

To read our annual reports, click here.