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.

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Our Purpose

May Notes

Our next meeting is our May 17 AGM at Cementation at 7 p.m.  Our speaker, Heritage Gardener Bonnie Cappadocia, will talk about xeriscaping: using plants and techniques to save water in our gardens.

The photo (above left) was taken at our Lunch and Learn April meeting. For additional photos of this meeting and other 2016-17 events, click here.

Please note that our end-of-year sit-down dinner is at Zorba’s Grill is on Wednesday, June 14, the second, not the third Wednesday in June. Cocktails and socializing will take place from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., with dinner served at 6:30.  Members have a choice of either salmon or chicken and Caesar or spring salad. The meal also includes vegetables, assorted cakes and galaktoboureko (a Greek custard and phyllo pastry dessert).  The cost is $32.50 all in.  Amy Steele who owns Amy Steele Bags will be talking about The Farm. If you have not already signed up, you will be receiving a phone call.

Please mark this date on you calendars and plan to attend an ice cream social on Thursday, July 20, from 2 to 4 p.m. at Heli Vail’s home on Trout Lake, 442 Lakeside Drive.  The cost is $15.00, and the proceeds will go to the CFUW North Bay Scholarship Fund.  On the menu will be ice cream sundaes, sweets, and iced tea. Please wear summer apparel with an appropriate hat and gloves if you have them. Also please bring a wrapped present, something you do not think is a treasure, from what you currently have in your home. If you have friends visiting, they are welcome to join us.  Please RSVP by Wednesday, July 12, by emailing Heli at vailgh123@gmail.com.

To read our newsletters, click here.

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

  • 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.