Program 2014-15

For further information about any of these program items please contact us.

September 6, Saturday, 2-4 pm

Wine and Cheese Social

  • Renew friendships
  • Meet and greet, unveil program for year, sign up for interest groups
  • Prospective members are very welcome
  • Location: Arbutus Ridge Activity Centre


October 9, Thursday, 6:45 pm

Jacqueline Flett, L.L.B.

  • Is Your Estate in Order?
  • Recent updates in the law around wills and estate planning.
  • Location: Vancouver Island University (VIU)


November 1, Saturday, 11:30 am

CFUW Bridge Luncheon

  • A very busy work/laugh/lunch way to support our successful Scholarship/Bursary Program.
  • Location: Christian Reformed Church, 930 Trunk Road, Duncan


November 13, Thursday, 6:45 pm

Something Special

  • Is there something special that had an impact on your life which you would like to share?
  • Members are encouraged to make a 3-5 minute presentation about an event, poem, story, heirloom, etc that has made a difference in their life.
  • Location: Vancouver Island University (VIU)


December 11, Thursday, 5:00 pm

CFUW Christmas Party

  • Potluck Dinner
  • Location: Member’s Home
  • A wonderful start to the Christmas Season!


January 10, Saturday, 11:30 am


  • Pat Savola – a Mindfulness consultant
  • Luncheon Meeting at Vancouver Island University (Room 240)
  • Please bring a “bag lunch”. Coffee, tea and goodies will be provided.


February 14, Saturday, 11:30 am

Romance and Resolutions

  • Luncheon potluck at a member’s home.
  • A lively discussion and vote on the resolutions to be presented at the 2015 CFUW AGM March 2015


March 14, Saturday, 11:00 am

International Women’s Day Celebration

  • Pippa Moore – Travels with my Treadle
  • Pippa will outline her work with women in Africa teaching them how to sew on a treadle sewing machine producing objects to sell and support their families.
  • Music Presentation by the Encore Choir
  • Arbutus Ridge Golf and Country Club
  • Sandwich buffet, dessert, tea and coffee will be provided at a cost of $21.00 inclusive.
  • Cost of luncheon must be prepaid by March 7th. Contact for further information.
  • Guests are always very welcome to all of our meetings, and especially this one, celebrating International Women’s Day.
  • Pippa will be offering items for sale made by the women in Africa. Proceeds of the sale will be returned directly back to the community.


April 9, Thursday, 6:45 pm

Spring Gardening with Bernie Dinter

  • Location: Vancouver Island University (VIU), Room 240


April 22, Wednesday, 10:15 am

Lunch and Matinee at the Belfry Theatre

  • ‘Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike’
  • Won the Tony Award for Comedy, 2013
  • Cost of ticket will be $35.00


May 14, Thursday, 6:45 pm

Annual General Meeting

  • A short business meeting, election of officers, discuss our year and then ‘Just Desserts’
  • Location: Vancouver Island University (VIU), Room 240


June 13, Saturday, 11:30 am

Garden Party

  • We will gather to honour our Bursary/Scholarship winners
    Potluck luncheon at the home of a member.