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
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, 519-836-1066Altzheimers, Dementia, Senility – Jim Mottin, 519-822-5278; Altzheimers of spouse - Bill Greenaway, 519-766-1316Anxiety – John Core, 519-836-6250Bipolarism – Ray Middleton, 519-836-1066Cardiac Arrest – Keith Devolin, 519-836-7675Child Abuse – Ken Hills, 519-836-8414Death of a Wife – George Hughes, 519-780-0735; Bill Greenaway, 519-766-1316Depression- Jim Mottin, 519-822-5278Driving Accident/Worried – Jim Clarke, 519-821-7196Family Problems – Vince Wall, 519-836-0622Heart Attack – Bob Renton, 519-822-4008Inability to Cough Effectively – Danny Butler, 519-763-8409Loss of a Child – Dick Haas, 519-843-3113; George Hughes, 519-780-0735Loss of a Loved One - Ivor Wright, 519-836-7335; Mental Health – Ross Knechtel, 226-706-4058Parkinson’s – Ralph Sykes, 519-837-3640Prostate Cancer – Lawrie Jackson – 519-763-1595 or 519-763-0035; Ted Pritchard – 519-826-6121Suicide In Family – Jim Clarke, 519-821-7196 Vision Problems/Blindness – Jim Sanders, 519-780-5240Other 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
Opportunities for Learning and Fellowship Through Weekly Meetings, Social and Sporting EventsSeptember 2019
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 BainTo email one of the Ride Share Members, click on their name.
Greeters: Art Cutten, JAnthem:Roman BraunThought for the Day:CIntroduction:Walter JoThanks: Allan Dyer
President and CEO Danby Products“Saving the PLANET one PARCEL at a Time”Greeters:Doug Black,Anthem:Tom WatsonThought for the Day:GIntroduction:George Thanks:Graham Ford
Emergency Department University Health Network
“Pricing of Pharmaceuticals in Canada Compared to
Greeters:Allan Few, Evan SpicerAnthem:Ken WoodsideThought for the Day:Phil AlltIntroduction:Dick BakerThanks: Art Cutten
Alex Smith (Green Hub) andHelen Lofton (City of Guelph)“The Yorklands Update/Revisited”Greeters:Dick BaumgAnthem:Malcolm CouttsThought for the Day:BoIntroduction:Ted PriThanks:Bill Scott
RECRUITING NEW MEMBERSAll 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 personuntil he has been a member of the club for one year.Get out there and recruit a friend or relative as a new member!!!
TRIP TO THE RACESMonday, September 9, 2019Grand River Raceway, EloraDoors 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
GWMC Choir 2019/2020 Season Starts
Tuesday Sept. 10th
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.