Sarnia-Lambton Branch News

Welcome to RWTO Sarnia Lambton Branch. We invite any retired woman teacher to come and join us at any time.

Sarnia-Lambton hosted the RWTO Convention in 2007. We used an image of the Bluewater Bridges to represent a well-known landmark for this area.

For more information, please consult our newsletter and yearly calendar or contact:


Mary Anne Barstead  519-383-2724

Communications Convenor

Johnna Johansen   519-862-3157


2018-2019 Calendar includes FIVE meetings- Last Thursday of September, November, January, April,May


Past PresidentJohnna Johansen
PresidentMary Anne Barstead
SecretaryDebbie Montgomery
TreasurerCatherine Phillips
Vice-PresidentOPEN for a Volunteer to join our team


MembershipSusan Morphew
InsuranceMarilyn McKay
CommunicationsJohnna Johansen
ArchivesJune Maginn
Angela Manuel
Card SecretaryLinda Roy
CallersNorma Vossen
ExtensionLoretto Cameron
Lucy Humeniuk
Food BanksDonna Jones
Doreen Klapak
GoodwillKathy Klompstra
ProgramDonna Jones
Doreen Klapak
SocialPat Morreau
Lucy Humeniuk
Leona Moore

Theme for 2018-19 Meetings: “Retirement Time”

September 20, 2018 – “Time for Sharing”

 Place: Corunna Legion

 Time : 11:00 – Registration

 11:30 – Meeting followed by lunch

Program: Caring and Sharing Awards, Cora Bailey Presentations

 Other: Donations at the door for Food Banks, Sign-ups for Christmas Bazaar, Used Book Sales


   November 29, 2018“Time for Christmas Bazaar”

   January 31, 2019“Time for Africa”

    April 25, 2019“Time for Cancer Awareness”

    May 30, 2019“Time for Summer”




Thank you for submitting your membership fees for 2018-2019

New Members: Please contact our Membership Convenor:

Susan Morphew –


Membership Incentives

Members are encouraged to bring retired teacher friends as guests to a meeting. If the guest becomes a member, her meal at the next meeting she attends will be paid for. Other incentives to encourage bringing a guest include Tim’s cards and a draw at the last meeting of the year.


Archived Newsletters

At our September Meeting, we will honour 2 dedicated members of our branch with the Cora Bailey Award.  Names and photos of those honoured will be available after that meeting.


A number of “Caring and Sharing Awards” will be presented to deserving Community Groups at our September Meeting.

Our “In Memoriam Service” will take place at our April, 2019 Meeting.