Apr 10

Dr Stanley Schatz

Dr. Stanley Schatz, husband of long time member Ruth Schatz, died on Sunday.   Ruth had been an active member of the club from 1957 to last year and President in 1996. Our condolences to the family.


The immediate family will receive friends at Ward Funeral Home, 109 Reynolds St, Oakville from 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm and 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm on Thursday 10th April 2014.

A memorial service to celebrate Stanley’s life will be held at Yorkminster Park Baptist Church, 1585 Yonge St, Toronto at 1:00 pm on Wednesday 16th April 2014.

A private interment will take place at St Jude’s cemetery, Oakville on Thursday 17th April.

In lieu of flowers, if desired, donations can be made to McMaster University, Faculty of Health Sciences, Division of Neurosurgery, to support the Annual Schatz Lecture. For more information concerning a donation, contact (905)-525-9140 ext 24224 or email giving@mcmaster.ca.

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Apr 09

April Meeting

Our meeting this month promises to be very exciting.

You have seen the large new structure on Dundas St. and you may want to hear how the building of our new hospital is coming along and what we can expect to see when it is finished.

This is an opportunity to have your questions answered.

Tickets for our May dinner will be available for purchase.

If you still haven’t picked up your directory, contact Kim and she will have it ready for pick up.

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Apr 04

International Adult Learner’s Week

Along with the Canadian Commission for UNESCO and other lifelong learning groups, CFUW is celebrating International Adult Learner’s Week from March 29-April 6, 2014. Read our joint press release here

Permanent link to this article: http://cfuwoakville.ca/international-adult-learners-week/

Mar 31

April ‘In Touch’ available

The latest edition of the newsletter is available

April 2014 CFUW Oakville Newsletter -Web

Permanent link to this article: http://cfuwoakville.ca/april-in-touch-available/

Mar 28

March 2014 edition of the Communicator is now available

The March 2014 edition of the Communicator is now available on the website by visiting: http://www.cfuw.org/en-ca/clubsandcouncils/thecommunicator.aspx or by clinking the link below:

The articles in this edition highlight Adult Learner’s Week, our CFUW Clubs’ commitment to lifelong learning and many of the fantastic projects, activities and events carried out by our CFUW Clubs.

Permanent link to this article: http://cfuwoakville.ca/march-2014-edition-of-the-communicator-is-now-available/

Mar 21

March Meeting

Please take notice that the next general meeting will be held on March 31. It will be an important meeting for the club. Not only will we enjoy our speaker historian Susan Spencer, but we will also be voting on the resolutions which were discussed at our last meeting.

Attached you can find the original and our club changes on the above resolutions.  There will be no discussion, just a vote to accept them. If approved they will be sent to CFUW National with our comments.

Permanent link to this article: http://cfuwoakville.ca/march-meeting/

Mar 10

CFUW 2014 AGM registration now open

Registration for the 2014 AGM in Kitchener-Waterloo is now open. 

For instructions on how to register and for information on tours, accommodation, dining and more please visit:

Please read the AGM Registration Information Guide before registering. Please report any problems with the registration form to cfuw@ProReg.ca or call ProReg Registration Solutions toll-free at 1-866-760-2005. 
Remember to register before May 19 to receive the Early Bird Discount on registration fees. The final deadline for registration is June 9

Permanent link to this article: http://cfuwoakville.ca/cfuw-2014-agm-registration-now-open/

Mar 09

CFUW Advocacy Blog – International Women’s Day


International Women’s Day (IWD), taking place on Saturday, March 8th, 2014, is an extremely significant event to women and feminists globally. It is a reminder to the world to pause to celebrate women and consider how further progress can be had for females around the world.

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Feb 24

CFUW Ontario Council AGM

Fifty years ago, an entire generation was inspired by Bob Dylan’s song
about social change. Now, another  era of massive social change is
upon us. What does the future hold? Come join us and find out.
Hosted by CFUW Barrie and District

Keynote Speaker:
Dr. Charles Gardner, Medical Officer of Health, Simcoe-Muskoka.
The Changing Face of Public Health


  • Senior Health Care: The Upcoming Surge
  • Comprehending The Climate Crisis
  • New Partnerships: Aboriginals and the Business Community


AGM & Conference 2014
May 9 & 10

Meeting Place:
Monte Carlo Inn Barrie Suites
81 Hart Drive, Barrie, ON,
L4N 5M3
1-877-740-6493 /705 734-0070
For more information: www.cfuwontcouncil.ca

Permanent link to this article: http://cfuwoakville.ca/cfuw-ontario-council-agm/

Feb 16

Next Meeting February 24.

Please come out to our next meeting at St Joseph’s Church on February 24. The speaker will be Mark Lukowski, CEO of Christian Children’s Fund of Canada. It will be followed by a brief discussion on Resolutions which will be sent later this week for you to review.

Voting on the resolution amendments will take place at the March meeting. Refreshments and snacks will be served at this meeting.

Hope to see you there.

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