Opportunities for Learning and Fellowship Through Weekly Meetings, Social and Sporting Events
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
Primary Care Physician“Hazards of Drug-Addiction Through Prescribed Pain Medication”
Greeters: Al James, Jim McQueenAnthem: Lawrie JacksonThought for the Day: Ken Kasha Introduction: George HughesThanks: Ken Embree
Membership ProfileMembership Secretary Rob Lindsay, at the July 17th Board Meeting, indicated the membership profile as:Active Members 330Associate Members 26Pending 8Life 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.Annual Fees:Members are reminded that the annual membership fee is due September 4th. Please bring your payment to the Treasurer’s table, or the table in the lobby starting August 14, or mail it to:GWMC, Suite 197,3-304 Stone Road West,Guelph, ON N1G 4W4The Annual Fees have been set at:Active membership $120Associate membership $30Nominations:Alan Green Chair of the Nominations Committee reported that we now have a full directors committee and a 2nd VP for 2018/19. The new names are as follows: David Bacon, Derek Bewley, Norm Hunter, Lawrence Jackson, Jim Thompson, VP --Jim Saunders.New MembersWe are very pleased to welcome our new Members:
GWMC Board of Directors 2017-2018
Geology Professor Emeritus, University of Waterloo “Crossing America in a Tesla S85D”
Greeters: David Crow, Denis LittleAnthem: David DorionThought for the Day: John Hart Introduction: Alan Green Thanks: Charlie Toth
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.
Guelph Wellington Men’s Club
Health and Celebrations of MembersContact Dan O’Connor at 519-821-1355or firstname.lastname@example.org report on the health of members for August 2018Items for September 2018 BulletinPhone Ken Jeffrey at 519-820-0798or email Ken at email@example.comBy August 14
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
Trip to the Races - Monday, September 17Grand River Raceway. EloraDoors open 5:30 PM - Buffet at 6:00PM - Races start at 6:30 PMTickets $26 - Tickets Include buffet dinner, race program - Taxes and gratuity.Beverages are extra. - Ticket sales will start August 21.
President, University of Guelph, Retired“Walking Through the Kalahari Desert”
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.