Meetings

CFUW St. John’s meets the second Tuesday of the month at 7:30 p.m. in Room 4065 of the Alexander Murray Building at MUN. Exceptions are our annual Open House in September and the December and June dinner meetings. There are no meetings in July or August.

Most meetings include a guest speaker or panel who provides information on topics of current interest, a short business meeting and refreshments.  Our February meeting is devoted to national issues and resolutions and the business portion of our May meeting is devoted to financial issues. Visitors and prospective members are always welcome!

IN-PERSON MEETINGS HAVE BEEN SUSPENDED DUE TO COVID-19.  THERE WAS NO SPEAKER PROGRAM DURING 2020-21.   OUR SPEAKER PROGRAM MAY RESUME IN THE FALL OF 2021.

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Speakers and Program 2019-20

Saturday, September 21, 2019, 2:00 pm
Speaker: Margot Duley, niece of Margaret Duley
Topic: Novelist Margaret Duley (1894-1966): Plotting a Couraeous Course in Literature and Life
Additional Speaker: Jennifer Dion, Persistence Theatre
St. John’s Retired Citizens Association Clubhouse, 10 Bennett Avenue

Tuesday, October 8, 2019, 7:30 pm
Speaker: Heather Miller (Special Olympian) & mother Shirley Miller
Topic: Special Olympics
Business Meeting to Follow
Alexander Murray Building, MUN, Room 4065

Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 7:30 pm
Speaker: Brenda Rose, Accountant, Canadian Professional Accountants
Topic: Estate Planning
Business Meeting to Follow
Alexander Murray Building, MUN, Room 4065

Tuesday, December 10, 2018, 7:00 pm
Christmas Social
Holiday Inn

Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 7:30 pm
Speaker: Gary Greene, Storyteller
Topic: The Storyteller in You
Business Meeting to Follow
Alexander Murray Building, MUN, Room 4065

Tuesday, February 11, 20120, 7:30 pm
Speaker: Vessela Brakalova, Visual Artist
Topic: Clean Slate: A 30-year Journey in Making Life on the Rock
Business Meeting to Follow
Alexander Murray Building, MUN, Room 4065

Tuesday, March 10, 2020, 7:30 pm
Speaker: Ellie Jones, Thrive
Topic: Youth Homelessness in St. John’s
Business Meeting to Follow
Alexander Murray Building, MUN, Room 4065

Tuesday, April 14, 2020, 7:30 pm
Speaker: Jill Whitaker
Topic: Terra Nova Grannies
Business Meeting (Issues and Resolutions) to Follow
Alexander Murray Building, MUN, Room 4065

Tuesday, May 12, 2020, 7:30 pm
Speaker: TBA
Topic:
Business Meeting to Follow
Alexander Murray Building, MUN, Room 4065

Tuesday, June 9, 2020, 7:o0 pm
Finance Meeting, AGM and Year-end dinner
Location to de determined.


Contact Information:  E- mail: cfuwstjohns@gmail.com