The GWMC Club Meets Weekly at the Italian Canadian Club135 Ferguson Street, Guelph, Ontario N1E 2Y7Meetings start at 10a.m. promptly and end by 11a.m. each Tuesday morning unless otherwise indicated in the monthly schedule. Check the home page for the month's presentations, activities and dates.For further information Contact Via - Email Here.
The Guelph WellingtonMen's ClubSuite 197, 3-304 Stone Road West, Guelph, Ontario, CA N1G 4W4. Regular meetings of the Club are held most Tuesdays at the Italian Canadian Club of Guelph Opportunities for learning and fellowship through weekly meetings, social and sporting events.
Board Members 2018-2019OFFICERS:President – Dale Lockie1st Vice-President – Jim Howse2nd Vice-President – TBASecretary – Ron Dolynchuk Treasurer – Keith Devolin Assistant Treasurer – Howard SimpsonMembership Secretary – Robert LindsayPast President – David BainDirectors – to August 31st 2019:Allan Dyer Thom Herrmann Jim McQueen Ralph Sykes David Walpole Wayne HawkesDirectors – to August 31st 2020:David BaconDerek BewleyLloyd HicksNorm HunterLawrence JacksonJim ThomsonFinancial Review Committee:Peter Stonehouse, Joseph ValerioteBulletin – Ken Jeffrey Webmaster – Randy Cook
Ambassador and High CommissionerForeign Affairs Canada“Saudi Arabia: What Next?”
Greeters: Fred Neufeld, Les BibbyAnthem: Ron TaborekThought for the Day: Charlie TothIntroduction: Jim MottinThanks: Murray Matheson
At the September 19th Meeting the Board accepted the resignation of John Higham and Ken Kay. The Board also accepted the change in status from Active to Associate of Tom Hulland,Jim Robertsand Norm McKenzie.Membership ProfileMembership Secretary Rob Lindsay, at the July 17th Board Meeting, indicated the membership profile as:Active Members 324Associate Members 26Pending 12Life Members 3Wait List 0You will notice that the wait list for membership in the club is down to zero! All members are encouraged to recruit colleagues and friends to join us.NEEDED FOR THE ARCHIVESClub Rosters for 1985/86, 1990/91, 1992/93, 1994/95,1995/96, 2000/01.If you have any of these please contact the Club archivist David Hull at 519-821-9972 or firstname.lastname@example.org.Health and Celebrations of Members Contact Art Cutten at 519 265 4735or email@example.com to report on the health of members for October 2018Items for November 2018 BulletinContact Ken Jeffrey at 519 820-0798or firstname.lastname@example.org By October 16 2018 New MembersThe Club extends a warm hand in friendship to our newest members;Jim Kingdon and Brock Tanner
Passings: The Club notes with regret ther recent passing of Life MemberSandy Warley.
GWMC Board of Directors 2018-2019
Elite Trainer/OwnerSydfit Health Centre“The Road: A Champion’s Journey”
Greeters: Danny Butler, Norm HunterAnthem: Doug BlackThought for the Day: Bruce WatsonIntroduction: John HubertThanks: Wayne Gatehouse
REGISTER TO RECEIVE EMAILS FROM THE CLUBMembers (especially new members) who haven’t alreadydone so are invited to register to receive emails from the club. They should register by sending an email to the following email address email@example.com . In the body of the email include your Name and Membership Number.
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If you are experiencing a “trying” time and would like to contact someone in confidence who has gone through the same experience you may phone/contact that person directly, see list below. If you are not able to contact that support person you can phone Jim Hunt, 519-821-1577, George Hughes 519-780-0735, Jim Clarke 519-821-7196 or Jim Sanders 519-780-5240.The following issues and support people who have volunteered to share experiences are listed below.•Alcohol Addiction – Ray Middleton, 519-836-1066•Alzheimer's, Dementia, Senility – Jim Mottin, 519-822-5278•Anxiety – John Core, 519-836-6250•Bipolarism – Ray Middleton, 519-836-1066•Cardiac Arrest – Keith Devolin, 519-836-7675•Child Abuse – Ken Hills, 519-836-8414•Death of a Wife – George Hughes, 519-780-0735•Depression- Jim Mottin, 519-822-5278•Loss of a Loved One - Ivor Wright, 519-836-7335; •Family Problems – Vince Wall, 519-836-0622•Heart Attack – Bob Renton, 519-822-4008•Inability to Cough Effectively – Danny Butler, 519-763-8409•Loss of a Child – Dick Haas, 519-843-3113•Mental Health – Ross Knechtel, 226-706-4058•Prostate Cancer – Lawrie Jackson – 519-763-1595 or 519-763-0035; Ted Pritchard – 519-826-6121•Suicide In Family – Jim Clarke, 519-821-7196 •Vision Problems/Blindness – Jim Sanders, 519-780-5240Other topics could include * Aging and general health problems * Giving Up Driver’s Licence * Heart Problems *Hearing Problems * Change of Independence * Terminal illness of a spouse or self * Change of Residence * ParkinsonsIf you are willing to be a support person or an additional support person for one of the above topics or to add to this list and/or share your “trying times” this way, please give your name, telephone number and topic to Jim Hunt, 519-821-1577, George Hughes 519-780-0735, Jim Clarke 519-821-7196 or Jim Sanders 519-780-5240.April 19, 2018
Professor and ChairDepartment of Psychology, University of Guelph“Interaction between Nutrition and Addiction: Sugar and Opiates “
GWMC Choir 2018/2019 SeasonStarts Tuesday September 11th. If you enjoy singing, even if you cannot read music, come and join the choir Tuesdays, 8:30-9:30 AM at the ICC.Reap the benefits of group singing: improved health, cognition and happiness while enjoying the fun and fellowship of like minded men.
GWMC Anniversary Luncheon The Premier Social Event of the Year Tuesday October 23, 2018Tickets $42 per person - On Sale Beginning October 2, 2018MENUGarden Salad with choice of dressing, Chicken Scaloppini with mushroom and wine sauce,Pan Roasted Potatoes, Sweet peas, Mushrooms and Pearl Onions, Black Forest Cake, Red and White Wine, Coffee or TeaReception 11.30 Lunch 11.50Entertainment by Steve Di PisaGuitar music and songs of the 40s, 50s and 60s
Christmas LuncheonHold the Date ! - December 11, 2018 - Italian Canadian Club - 12 NoonGood Food - Good WIne - Good Entertainment - Good FellowshipHow Could You Ask for More ?- More Details Soon !
Opportunities for Learning and Fellowship Through Weekly Meetings, Social and Sporting Events
23 October 2018: GWMC Anniversary Luncheon
Tours and LunchesOctober 30 - Conestoga College Process Food LabsNovember 20 - University of Guelph Fish FarmDetails to follow