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THE CATHOLIC WOMEN’S LEAGUE OF CANADA

TRURO COUNCIL NO. 1033

 

The Catholic Women’s League (CWL) is a national organization rooted in gospel values calling its members to holiness through service to the people of God. It is sisterhood in perpetual motion working together at a common table for a common good. With Our Lady of Good Counsel as its patroness, the League is an organization with a strong spiritual base.

Membership consists of: Active members and Associate members (non-Catholic).

 

 

MISSION STATEMENT

“The Catholic Women’s League of Canada is a national organization rooted in

gospel values calling its members to holiness through service to the people of God.”

 

OUR MOTTO

“For God and Canada”

 

CATHOLIC WOMEN’S LEAGUE EXECUTIVE FOR TERM 2018 – 2020


                        PRESIDENT                                                    Olga Langille

                        PAST PRESIDENT                                          Joan Weatherby

                        TREASURER                                                  Carolyn MacNeil

                        SECRETARY                                                   Cathy Anderson

                        CORRESPONDENCE SECRETARY              Thérèse Falkenham

 

STANDING COMMITTEE CHAIRPERSONS


                        Organization & Membership              Sheila Pearl

                        Education & Health                              Wendy Robichaud

                        Community Life                                    Della Boyle

                        Christian Family Life                             Della Boyle

                       Communication                                     Colette Hines

                       Spiritual Development                          Glenda Barrington

                       Resolution & Legislation                      Vacant

                       Spiritual Advisor                                   Fr. Dariusz Miskowicz


CALENDAR OF EVENTS

 JANUARY 15, 2020-JUNE 3, 2020

 Jan 15                  Executive meeting – Joan’s house                            1:00 pm

Jan 19                  Annual General meeting – Campbell Hall               2:30 pm

Feb 12                  Executive meeting – Joan’s house                             1:00 pm

Feb 16                  General meeting – Campbell Hall                             2:30 pm

March 14             Monsignor Martin S. Bake Sale –

                                                            Campbell Hall                   3:30 – 5:30pm

March 15             Monsignor Martin S. Bake Sale –

                                                           Campbell Hall                10:00 – 10:30am

March 11             Executive meeting – Joan’s house                                1:00 pm

March 15             General meeting – Campbell Hall                                2:30 pm

March                  Halifax/Yarmouth General

                             Meeting                                 12:00 -3:30 (To be announced) NS

April 15                 Executive meeting-Joan’s house                                  1:00 pm

April 19                 General meeting-Campbell Hall                                  2:30 pm

May 1-3              9th Annual Halifax/Yarmouth

                           Diocesan Convention         Friday-Sunday      To be announced) NS

May 20                 Executive meeting – Joan’s house                                 1:00 pm

May 24                 Closing meeting/Pot luck/Bring and

                              Buy-Campbell Hall                                                         2:30 pm

JUNE 5- DECEMBER 6, 2020

 

June 5-7              72nd Nova Scotia Provincial

                           Convention                      Friday-Sunday (To be announced), NS

Aug 9-12             National Convention, Montreal, Quebec        Sunday-Wednesday

Sept 16                Executive meeting – Joan’s house                                  1:00 pm

Sept 20                General meeting – Campbell Hall                                  2:30 pm

Sept                    Halifax/Yarmouth General Meeting           (To be announced), NS

Oct 14                  Executive meeting – Joan’s house                                   1:00 pm

Oct 18                  General meeting – Campbell Hall                                   2:30 pm

Nov 11                 Executive meeting – Joan’s house                                    1:00 pm

Nov 15                 General meeting – Campbell Hall                                    2:30 pm

Nov 20                 Set up for Christmas Tea and Sale – Campbell Hall        6:00 pm

Nov 21                 Christmas Tea and Sale – Campbell Hall                          1:00 pm

Nov           Halifax/Yarmouth CWL, Diocesan Annual Retreat (To be announced), NS

Dec 2                   Executive meeting – Joan’s house                                     1:00 pm

Dec 6                   General Meeting – Campbell Hall                                      2:30 pm

                             Gift Wrapping and closing dinner             

 

2016 – 2017 EXECUTIVE

CWL 2016 ExecFather Dariuzs, Marjorie Lepper,  Margaret Ann Dwyer, Marlene Whitehead, Sandy Mellish,

Cathy Anderson, Rebecca Page, Carol Wadden, Angele Nicholson.  Absent: Colette Samson.

 

MONSIGNOR MARTIN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

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