BPW Barrie Ontario

2016-2018 SPEAKER SERIES

EMPOWERING WOMEN IN BARRIE AND BEYOND!

Our 2016 – 2018 program compliments President Sharon Doran's theme.

Sharon shares her belief with BPW Barrie members and friends:  “It’s all about how we engage with, and learn from, others in our community, in Ontario, throughout Canada and around the world!”

 

MEETING DATE SPEAKER NAME ORGANIZATION TOPIC
       
May 16, 2017 BPW Barrie Annual General Meeting BPW Barrie President & Executive Committee

AGM: Business Reports, Resolutions, Budget, Strategic Growth, Community Partnerships, Upcoming Events, etc.

       
June 20, 2017 Samantha Ward, Abuse Prevention Coordinator Children's Advocacy Centre Issues pertaining to children's advocacy in our community
       
July 18, 2017 Don Stuart Member of the Order of Canada, Goldsmith Homage:  Canadian Women represented in Art
       
August 15, 2017 SUMMER SOCIAL NOTE: CHANGE OF VENUE Off Site Fun at Michael and Marion's Restaurant
       
August 26, 2017 Annual Garage Sale - Rain or Shine!

Hosted at the home of Teresa Habs

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Rain or Shine!  BPW Barrie members are invited to donate and volunteer for our annual garage sale.  

Donations accepted one month prior to event.

Suggestions:  Purses, Costume Jewellery, Scarves, Gently Used Clothing, Household Appliances, Kitchen Items, Home Decor, Exercise Equipment, A/V Equipment, DVDs, CDs,.  

Books are welcome, but please do not donate textbooks, encyclopedia, microwave cookbooks.

       
September 19, 2017 Barbara Horne Niagara Stress and Trauma Clinic Joy Takes Guts!
       
October 17, 2017

Ann-Marie Kungl-Baker, Manager - Community Engagement and Patient Experience

Local Health Integrated Network (LIHN), North Simcoe Muskoka LIHN Home and Community Care Oustanding Care in our Community
       
November 2017      
       
December 2017 December Social Festive Meal and Fun Gift Exchange Charitable Giving in Support of our Community Partners

 

MONTHLY MEETINGS

Each of our monthly meetings are designed to feature our GUEST SPEAKER SERIES, WORKSHOPS, PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT and SOCIAL EVENTS throughout the year.

BPW Barrie monthly meetings are held at the Barrie Country Club located at 635 St. Vincent Street North

For more information about the activities of BPW Barrie, to register for upcoming BPW Barrie events, or for membership information, please attend a meeting, or contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. You are also invited to share your remarks regarding our Speaker Program with Anne Johnson, Program Chair at an upcoming BPW Barrie General Meeting.

Comments, feedback, speaker suggestions are welcome.  

Please contact:  Anne Johnson, Program Chair via email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

MONTHLY MEETING FEE:  $35 for MEMBERS / $40 for GUESTS (Cash, Cheque, e-Transfer or Credit Card payable on-site). No-shows will be invoiced. 

RSVP: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. - RSVP by noon on the Friday before each General Meeting

 

Food and Beverage:  Dinner, non-alcoholic punch/coffee/tea/water included for all Monthly Meetings, unless otherwise noted.  Please advise of any special dietary requests when you RSVP.  Cash bar.

Inclement Weather Policy:  Safety is our primary concern when inclement weather is forecast for a BPW Barrie meeting date.  In the event of inclement weather, in consideration of safety for all, and in conversation with BPW Barrie Executive Members and the management team of the Barrie Country Club, meeting cancellations will be posted no later than noon on the day of the meeting.  Meeting fees paid for a cancelled meeting will be applied to a future meeting date.  Notices will also be shared via local media outlets, on the website www.BPWBarrie.com and via social media.

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