Central Algoma Branch News

Central Algoma welcomes new members to our branch of  Retired Women Teachers. We enjoy six luncheon events throughout the year in addition to five interest groups, which include crafts, book club, theme dinners, games, hiking and all involve having fun. These are outlined in our newsletters and posted on the site.

To join us please contact:
Branch President: Gayle – gmanley@shaw.ca
or Secretary: Maureen – alnmoe@shaw.ca

Upcoming Events

Thursday, September 15, 2016
On Safari
Time: 11 a.m.
Place: Bar River Hall
Guest speaker: Holly Wickett to speak on Tumaini Afrika project
Catered by UCW / Women’s Institute
Members bring: $ for donation jar or to purchase Holly’s products like cards and shirts
Welcome new members
Sign up for interest groups
Cost: $15

Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Bug-a-boo  (Dress in orange and black)
Time: 11 a.m.
Place: Entomica at the Mill Market, SSM
Tour of insect displays
Lunch at Gliss: 12:15 p.m.
Cost: $15 ( Note: as a 60th birthday gift, tour and lunch gratuities will be funded by Central Algoma RWTO funds)

Wednesday, November 30, 2016
The Red and Green Show
Thessalon United Church, Thessalon
11: 00 am Meeting
12:00 am: Lunch menu – Meat pies and salad, Dessert
1: 00 pm: Christmas Sing-a-long
Silent Auction: Bring a contribution so we all can do some Christmas shopping. Wear your red and green. Bring an article of food for Thessalon Food Bank also
Cost: $15

Friday, April 28, 2017
School Daze
11:00 a.m. Meet in the cafeteria at Central Algoma Secondary School for a tour of the new facilities
12:00 p.m. Lunch at the Desbarats United Church
Followed by meeting
Cost: $15

Wednesday May 24, 2017
Let Our Light Shine
11 a.m.
Lighthouse Lounge at Bruce Bay Cottages in Bruce Mines
Guest Speaker: President of RWTO, Peggy Stock
Joint luncheon meeting with Sault Branch of RWTO
Catered by Fred Falls
Cost: $15

Thursday, June 15, 2017
What is old is new again!
11 a.m. Meeting (actual location in school to be firmed up)
Tech School, Wellington St. SSM
12 noon:  Lunch at Santini’s (in Tech school)
Tour of school  (after lunch)
Cost: $15 (some info to be firmed up)
Members to bring $ for donation  jar for SSM  Soup Kitchen
Installation of new executive
Renew memberships

Information re our Interest Groups is located in the newsletter.