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
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|
|December 2017||December Social||Festive Meal and Fun Gift Exchange||Charitable Giving in Support of our Community Partners|
Each of our monthly meetings are designed to feature our GUEST SPEAKER SERIES, WORKSHOPS, PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT and SOCIAL EVENTS throughout the year.
Comments, feedback, speaker suggestions are welcome.
MONTHLY MEETING FEE: $35 for MEMBERS / $40 for GUESTS (Cash, Cheque, e-Transfer or Credit Card payable on-site). No-shows will be invoiced.
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.