SPEAKERS: July 2019

July Speakers Arranged by John Theis and Bill Greenaway July 2, 2019 : NO MEETING




The GWMC Club Meets Weekly at the Italian Canadian Club 135 Ferguson Street, Guelph, Ontario N1E 2Y7 Meetings 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 Wellington Men's Club Suite 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 2018-2019 OFFICERS: President – Dale Lockie 1 st Vice-President – Jim Howse 2 nd Vice-President – TBA Secretary – Ron Dolynchuk Treasurer – Keith Devolin Assistant Treasurer – Howard Simpson Membership Secretary – Robert Lindsay Past President – David Bain Directors – to August 31 st 2019: Allan Dyer Thom Herrmann Jim McQueen Ralph Sykes David Walpole Wayne Hawkes Directors – to August 31 st 2020: David Bacon Derek Bewley Lloyd Hicks Norm Hunter Lawrence Jackson Jim Thomson Financial Review Committee: Peter Stonehouse, Joseph Valeriote Bulletin – Ken Jeffrey Webmaster – Randy Cook

July 9, 2019: Michael P Grand

July 16, 2019: Kathryn Greenaway

GWMC Board of Directors 2018-2019
Guelph Wellington Men’s Club
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 Alzheimer’s of a Spouse - Bill Greenaway, 519-766-1316 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 Spouse– George Hughes, 519-780-0735, - Bill Greenaway, 519-766-1316 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, 519-780-5240 Other 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 * Parkinsons If 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

GWMC Support Group

Opportunities for Learning and Fellowship Through Weekly Meetings, Social and Sporting Events July
Need A Ride? A few members have offered to assist fellow members by sharing a ride to a Tuesday morning meeting. Their names are listed below. As this is an unofficial and informal arrangement between yourself and the member, check with one who lives in your area to see if ride arrangements are possible. If you would like to offer a ride for fellow members, please contact David Bain. Old University Area - Nick Harris, Ron Dolynchuk, or Thom Hermann Victoria Road South End - Jim Howse Woodlawn and Victoria Road - Paul Truex Guelph Lake Area - Graham Ford Woodland Glen (YMCA) - David Bain To email one of the Ride Share Members, click on their name.

July 23, 2019: Michael Nightingale

July 30, 2019: Dr. Martha Savage

Passings The Club notes with regrets the recent passing of former member Dr. Bruno Will. Membership Changes At the June 4th meeting the Board accepted the resignations of Harris Steele and Blair Wilson. Membership Profile The acting Membership Secretary Gord Curl, at the March 5th Board Meeting, indicated the membership profile as: Active Members 314 Associate Members 27 Pending 6 Life Members 3 Wait List 0
New Members The Club extends a warm hand in friendship to our Newest Member:
Become A Guelph Wellington Men’s Club
A Call For

Professor Emeritus

University of Guelph, Psychology

“The Adoption Journey: From Secrecy to Openness”

Greeters: Bill Adsett, Dave Bacon Anthem: Ron Dolynchuk Thought for the Day: Gary Thomson Introduction: Gary Christie Thanks: David Smith

Retired VP and Professor Emeritus

University of Guelph

“Creative 21st Century Universities: Three Cases”

Greeters: Phil Allt, Terry Few Anthem: Ray Middleton Thought for the Day: Dave Elliott Introduction: Jim Mottin Thanks: Cas Herold


“Understanding the Inner Experience of

Mental Illness”

Greeters: Bob Brenneman, Bert M’Queen Anthem: Ray Middleton Thought for the Day: Denis O’Donnell Introduction: Bill Greenaway Thanks: Ross Knechtel

Clinical Psychologist

Greenaway, Theis and Associates

“The Goose and The Gander: Feelings”

Greeters: Don Crow, Ken Bedasse Anthem: Allan Dyer Thought for the Day: Hugh Spencer Introduction: Jim Clarke Thanks: George Hughes
INTRODUCING NEW MEMBERS All Men’s Club members are encouraged to help in the recruitment of new members. Club members are reminded that the following regulations are NOT in effect. A member may not sponsor or co-sponsor more than one person a year. A new member may not sponsor or co-sponsor another person until he has been a member of the club for one year. Get out there and recruit a friend or relative as a new member!!!
GWMC NINE and DINE 9 Hole Scramble Golf Tournament and Picnic Barbeque Wednesday June 26, 2018 - Guelph Country Club View Pictures from the Event Here !
TRIP TO THE RACES Monday, September 9, 2019 Grand River Raceway, Elora Doors Open 5:30 PM - Buffet Starts at 6:00 PM Races Start at 6:30 PM TICKETS $28 Price includes buffet dinner, tea or coffee, race program, taxes & gratuity. Ticket sales start August 13th
SAVE THE DATE 2:00 pm Thursday September 19, 2019 Theatre Outing Stratford Festival BILLY ELLIOT Followed by DINNER at Arden Park Hotel. There will be Bus Transportation. $160 all included Ticket Sales in June & July Non-Members Welcome
Walter Johnson
Health and Celebrations of Members   Contact  Cas Herold   at  519 - 8 22 - 4278     or  casherold@rogers.com Items for  the  August   2019 Bulletin   Contact  Ken Jeffrey  at  519 - 820 - 0798   or   krjeffre@uoguelph.ca
MEN’S CLUB – BRIDGE GROUP The Club meets every Thursday Afternoon 12:45 to 4:00 pm at the I.C.C. Everyone is welcome - Any level of expertise Please contact Roy Lefneski at 519-822-3218 or rlefnesk@sympatico.ca