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 2019-2020 OFFICERS: President – Jim Howse 1 st Vice-President – Jim Sanders 2 nd Vice-President – John Hart Secretary – Ron Dolynchuk Treasurer – Keith Devolin Assistant Treasurer – Howard Simpson Membership Secretary – Robert Lindsay Past President – Dale Lockie Bulletin Editor – Ken Jeffrey Webmaster – Randy Cook Directors – to August 31 st 2020: Derek Bewley (House Committee) Dick Haas (Thought of the Day) Lloyd Hicks (Health of Members) Norm Hunter (Special Events) Jim Thompson (Tours and Lunch) Lawrie Jackson (Anthems) Jim Tsujita (Sports Events) Directors – to August 31 st 2021: Graham Ford (Meeting Program) Thom Herrmann (New Initiatives) Art Cutten (Greeters) Ken Lelacheur (Christmas Luncheon) Bob Keleher (Spring Luncheon) Jim Tsujita (Sports Events) Financial Review Committee: Peter Stonehouse, Joseph Valeriote
GWMC Board of Directors - 2019 - 2020 Click on Photo to Enlarge
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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; Alzheimer’s of 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 Wife – George Hughes, 519-780-0735; Bill Greenaway, 519-766-1316 Depression- Jim Mottin, 519-822-5278 Driving Accident/Worried – Jim Clarke, 519-821-7196 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; George Hughes, 519-780-0735 Loss of a Loved One - Ivor Wright, 519-836-7335; Mental Health – Ross Knechtel, 226-706-4058 Parkinson’s – Ralph Sykes, 519-837-3640 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 *Hearing Problems * Change of Independence * Heart Problems * Change of Residence * Terminal illness of a spouse or self 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. July 25, 2019

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Health and Celebrations of Members Contact Scott Jamieson at 519-822-8893 or email Scott to report on the Health of Members.
Items for the June 2020 Bulletin Contact Ken Jeffrey at 519-820-0798 Or Email Ken by June 26th.
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JUNE SPEAKERS Arranged by Graham Ford & Bruce Donaldson 26 May Speaker: Tom Watson Member GWMC “Life has its Moments” Thought for the Day: Dick Haas Introduction: Ron Dolynchuk Thanks: Jim Sanders ------------------------------------------------- 2 June Speaker: Professor Mike Dixon Director of the Controlled Environment Systems Research Facility (CESRF) University of Guelph “Controlled Environments in Space” Thought for the Day: Helmuth Slisarenko Introduction: John Prescott Thanks: Gary Thomson ------------------------------------------------- 9 June Speaker: Ivor Wright Psychologist Member GWMC “12 Step Programs” Thought for the Day: John Phelps Introduction: Malcolm Coutts Thanks: Graham Ford ------------------------------------------------- 16 June Speaker: Steven Henrikson Member GWMC “From Opera to Guys and Dolls” Thought for the Day: Dale Schenk Introduction: Vince Wall Thanks: Jim Clarke ------------------------------------------------- 23 June Speaker: Leonard Friesen Professor of History Wilfrid Laurier University “Putin, me and Russia” Thought for the Day: TBA Introduction: John Campbell Thanks: George Annette