Events

(CFUW & GWI events in white; non-CFUW events in green, these relate to the mission of CFUW)

Reminder: As a member of a CFUW club in Alberta you are also a member of CFUW Alberta, CFUW national, and Graduate Women International. 

  • Upcoming Alberta club meetings & social gatherings - click here (any events that are open to non-club members are also listed below)

  • Upcoming Provincial/National Meetings - click here

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Upcoming Events

6
JUN

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CFUW Orillia - 2021 Homes for Scholarships Tour

Time: Noon (Alberta time)

Location: Virtual 

Registration: Tickets can be purchased here ($15-$90 each)

Description: CFUW Orillia Homes Tour is going virtual! This popular event supports young women pursuing post-secondary education. Explore five beautiful homes and learn seasonal entertaining tips from Local Experts, all from the comfort of your own home. Full information can be found by clicking here.

7
JUN

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CFUW International Relations Panel Presentation

Time: 11:00am (Alberta time)

Location: Virtual 

Registration: Required (click here)

Description: We will hear from 4 experts for a discussion and Q&A on international development initiatives that focus on gender equality and the rights of women & girls from around the world. Speakers include: Meghan Watkinson, Director of the Feminist International Assistance Policy, Global Affairs ; Gloria Novovic, Policy Lead at Cooperation Canada ; Bill Fairbairn, Latin America Program Manager at Inter Pares ; Beth Woroniuk, Policy Lead at the Equality Fund

9
JUN

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CFUW Technology Workshop

Time: 10:00am (Alberta time)

Location: Virtual 

Registration: Required (click here)

Description: Presenter: Amy Macleod and Rachel Deneault.

One of a series of workshops & webinars being offered prior to the CFUW national annual general meeting. 

14
JUN

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CFUW International Advocacy Workshop with Focus on What Clubs are doing

Time: 5:00pm (Alberta time)

Location: Virtual 

Registration: Required (click here)

Description: Presenter Joy Hurst, VP International Relations

One of a series of workshops & webinars being offered prior to the CFUW national annual general meeting.

19
JUN

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CFUW Reading Financial Statements and this Year’s Budget

Time: Noon (Alberta time)

Location: Virtual 

Registration: Required (click here)

Description: Presenters Bev Rhodes, VP Finance, and Christine Tworo, Finance Committee Member

One of a series of workshops & webinars being offered prior to the CFUW national annual general meeting.

19
JUN

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CFUW St Catharines Virtual Garden Tour 6/19-7/11  

Time: Noon (Alberta time)

Location: Virtual 

Registration: Required (click here)                 Cost: $11.62

Description: Seven private gardens and two local gardening experts will be featured on CFUW St Catharines YouTube Channel from June 19-July 11. Ticket holders will receive the YouTube link on June 17 to watch all the videos as many times as they wish. $10 from each ticket funds club scholarships and activities. 

21
JUN

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CFUW Indigenous Peoples Workshop

Time: 1:00pm (Alberta time)

Location: Virtual 

Registration: Required (click here)

Description: Presenters: CFUW Stratford

One of a series of workshops & webinars being offered prior to the CFUW national annual general meeting.

24
JUN

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CFUW Evening of Awards, Entertainment and Conversation

Time: 5:00pm (Alberta time)

Location: Virtual 

Registration: more details will be added here at a later date

Description: more details will be added here at a later date

25
JUN

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CFUW Annual General Meeting & Convention

Time: 10:00am-1:00pm (Alberta time)

Location: Virtual 

Description: CFUW Annual General Meeting and Policy Session will be held on June 25 and 26, 2021. Click here for information about this event.

There are additional workshops and webinars that will be offered in May and June which will be listed on this Events page separately. For a full list of these in addition to the AGM information click here.

26
JUN

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CFUW Charitable Trust Virtual Brunch

Time: 8:00am (Alberta time)

Location: Virtual 

Registration: Required (click here)

Description: Speaker: Priye Iworima CFUW 1989 École Polytechnique Commemorative (Ph.D.) Awardee 2019 for research in Biomedical Engineering at UBC. Title: Cell replacement therapy as a potential treatment for diabetes using differentiated stem cells. See Advisory 2 (page 4) for presentation abstract.

26
JUN

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CFUW Annual General Meeting & Convention

Time: 10:00am-1:00pm (Alberta time)

Location: Virtual 

Description: CFUW Annual General Meeting and Policy Session will be held on June 25 and 26, 2021. Click here for information about this event.

There are additional workshops and webinars that will be offered in May and June which will be listed on this Events page separately. For a full list of these in addition to the AGM information click here.

JUN-AUG

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GWI Membership Marketplace Peer-to-Peer

Time: various

Location: Virtual 

Description: GWI Membership Marketplace has a Peer-to-Peer platform for knowledge sharing and GWI friendship connections. GWI NFA members and Independent Member can participate as Activity Leaders or as Participants.

Click here for Information on Peer-to-Peer Session

Spring 2021 Sessions: Information Literacy, Career Skills, Spanish Lessons, Role & Challenges of Female Scientists in Academia, Reading at all Ages.

Summer 2021 Sessions: information coming soon

09
SEP

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Townhall: CFUW's Strategic Plan

Time: 5:00pm (Alberta time)

Location: Virtual 

Description:  The Town halls will be an opportunity for members to discuss and provide input on the pillars of the strategic plan, CFUW’s aspirations for the future and the Federation’s contribution to national change. Two townhalls, September 9 & 11, are planned to accommodate different CFUW members schedules. CFUW members can attend one or both.  

11
SEP

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Townhall: CFUW's Strategic Plan

Time: 10:00am (Alberta time)

Location: Virtual 

Description:  The Town halls will be an opportunity for members to discuss and provide input on the pillars of the strategic plan, CFUW’s aspirations for the future and the Federation’s contribution to national change. Two townhalls, September 9 & 11, are planned to accommodate different CFUW members schedules. CFUW members can attend one or both.