Our branch mainly serves the communities of Lanark County and Smiths Falls, and we rotate at various venues within the area for our luncheon meetings. We warmly welcome new members from these areas. Our membership convenor is Carol Joynt, 613-283-3631 (Smiths Falls), and we invite you to contact her for further information. Our membership currently numbers around 70 and we meet 8 or 9 times a year.

Lanark Convenors

Social ConvenorJudy Drummond 613-275-1354
Communication ConvenorAnne Graham613-259-2207

Thursday, September 20 at 11:30am

Welcome Back Luncheon –

  • CC’S at Rideau Ferry
  • Pay Your own Memberships Due $43.00

Thursday, October 18 at 11am

Lanark Civitan Hall
2144 Pine Grove Road Lanark

Catered Roast Beef Dinner

  • $20 Vegetarion option
  • Quarter Frenzy Auction
  • bring along items for the auction and lots of quarters Donation for Lanark Food Pantry

Thursday, November 18 at 11am

Almonte United Church
106 Elgin Street, Almonte

  • Catered Luncheon – Lasagna, salads, homemade pies $20
  • Entertainment by Almonte Ukulele Ladies Donation for The Hunger Stop Food Bank

Thursday, December 13 at 11am

Trinity United Church
41 Market Street, Smiths Falls

  • Turkey dinner with all the Trimmings $20
  • Entertainment
  • Door Prizes

Please help us to spread the word about our special organization for retired women teachers. Share our news, bring along a guest, wear your pin, help us with caring and sharing.

Looking Ahead to 2019

Tentative Plans – more details to follow

Thursday February 21 Perth Restaurant – Shoes for Souls Pay your own

Thursday, March 21 Temples Sugar Shack 1700 Ferguson Falls Road Pay your own

Thursday, April 18
Sharron Colter Provincial President Catered – Smiths Falls Curling Club

Thursday, May 16 AGM Catered Carleton Place United Church

Yearly Membership – $43.00 (Contact Carol Joynt at 613-283-3631)

To receive information: by email, please email Judy Drummond at or call Anne Graham at 613-259-2207

If you are newly retired, new to the area, or would just like to come and join us for an event, please call to find out times and prices for each event. You may attend two meetings before deciding to join and pay the yearly fee for Lanark Branch.


  • Carol Joynt (membership) 613-283-3631
  • Judy Drummond (Social Convenor) 613-275-1354
  • Anne Graham (Communication Convenor) call 613-259-2207  or email:

Barbara Bain Award 2020