The South Shore University Women's Club

The Right to Speak, the Responsibility to Act. Le droit de parole, le devoir d’agir.

Program / Programme


September 27th
Open House Wine and Cheese at St-Barnabas Anglican Church Hall.
All are welcome. Refreshments provided.
Meet members and our Education Award recipients.
Sign up for Interest Groups.
October 24th
Women in Quebec History  – the story of Marie Aveline Bengle.
SSUWC member and dynamic speaker,  Judith Schurman, will be our presenter.
November 28th
 Julian Armstrong.  The well-known Gazette food critic will talk about the evolution of cuisine in Québec over the years and will be selling copies of her book Made In Québec.
January 30th
Festive Dinner. Our special guest speaker will be passionate bird watcher and member of Bird Protection Quebec,  Sheldon Harvey
February 27th
SIDA Community Organization:  Virginia Thomas, Executive Director  of SDIA, an organization that supports community projects in 26 countries, especially a network of six community centers in the Congo, will speak to us about her work.
March 27th
Caroline Bergeron from St. John’s Ambulance will be at the March 27th general meeting, together with two volunteers and a couple of four-legged furry friends. Topics will be Zoo Therapy and other services offered by the organization. (Members with allergies, please note that real dogs will be in the room during the presentation and the break.)
April 24th
Going Green in 5 Easy Steps featuring Philippa Settles, founder of Green Leaf Consulting
May 29th
…and they’re off !  – Welcome to an evening of Horse Racing. Dinner and Annual General Meeting:  venue to be announced.
Some speakers to be confirmed and topics are subject to change.
Unless specified, all meetings will take place at Champlain College,
Room A114, 900 Riverside, St-Lambert at 7:30PM