Opportunities for Learning and Fellowship Through Weekly Meetings, Social and Sporting Events
The GWMC Club Meets Weekly at the Italian Canadian Club135 Ferguson Street, Guelph, Ontario N1E 2Y7Meetings start at 10a.m. promptly and end by 11a.m. each Tuesday morning unless otherwise indicated in the monthly schedule. Check the home page for the month's presentations, activities and dates.For further information Contact Via - Email Here.
The Guelph WellingtonMen's ClubSuite 197, 3-304 Stone Road West, Guelph, Ontario, CA N1G 4W4. Regular meetings of the Club are held most Tuesdays at the Italian Canadian Club of Guelph Opportunities for learning and fellowship through weekly meetings, social and sporting events.
Board Members 2017-2018OFFICERS:President – David Bain1st Vice-President – Dale Lockie – New Initiatives2nd Vice-President – Jim Howse – Finance + GreetersSecretary – Ron Dolynchuk Treasurer – Keith Devolin Assistant Treasurer – Howard SimpsonMembership Secretary – Robert LindsayPast President – Alan Green – Nominations and AwardsDirectors – to August 31st 2018:Graham Ford – Thought of the DayGlen Froom – Anniversary LuncheonIan McMillan – Choir and AnthemsJohn Prescott – Health of MembersJack Schill – Tours and LunchGary Thomson – House CommitteesDirectors – to August 31st 2019:Allan Dyer – Program CommitteeThom Herrmann – Sporting Events Jim McQueen – Christmas LuncheonRalph Sykes – Special Events (Theatre and Races)David Walpole – Spring LuncheonTBDFinancial Review Committee:Peter Stonehouse, Joseph ValerioteBulletin – Ken Jeffrey Webmaster – Randy Cook
Owner and Editor, Guelph Speaks“The State of the City of Guelph Approaching the Civic Elections”
Greeters: Les Bibby, Jim SandersAnthem: David IrelandThought for the Day: Roger HackerIntroduction: Bruce DonaldsonThanks: Bruce Elliott
Membership ProfileMembership Secretary Rob Lindsay, at the April 3rd Board Meeting, indicated the membership profile asActive Members323Associate Members25Pending11Life Members3Wait List0You will notice that the wait list for membership in the club is down to zero! All members are encouraged to recruit colleagues and friends to join us.NEEDED FOR THE ARCHIVESClub Rosters for 1985/86, 1990/91, 1992/93, 1994/95,1995/96, 2000/01.If you have any of these please contact the Club archivist David Hull at 519-821-9972 or email@example.com.New MembersWe are very pleased to our most recent new Members:
PassingsThe Club notes with regret the recent passings of Bill Richardson and Russ Willoughby.
GWMC Board of Directors 2017-2018
Program Coordinator, Crime Stoppers, Guelph-Wellington“Human Trafficking”
Greeters: Bernhard Vanderkamp, David WalpoleAnthem: David KuhnThought for the Day: Bob BrennemanIntroduction: Bruce DonaldsonThanks: Jim Clarke
May 29, 2018: Jeffrey Klomus
Greeters: Brian Skerrett, Ivor WrightAnthem: Daniel ButtlerThought for the Day: Ken HillsIntroduction: Bruce DonaldsonThanks: Cas Herold
Wealth Advisor, Meridian Credit Union“Elder Abuse-What Everybody Needs to Know”
Thursday May 10thThe Theatre Subcommittee has booked a block of seats for a Drayton Entertainment production of "West Side Story" Matinee on Thursday, May 10, 2018 at 2 P.M. in the St Jacobs Country Playhouse. Lunch at the COURTYARD MARRIOTT (Right next Door)includes a Dinner Buffet, Cash Bar and a Free Draw. ALL THIS FOR $80.00 PER PERSON NON-MEMBERS WELCOMED
REGISTER TO RECEIVE EMAILS FROM THE CLUBMembers (especially new members) who haven’t alreadydone so are invited to register to receive emails from the club. They should register by sending an email to the following email address firstname.lastname@example.org . In the body of the email include your Name and Membership Number.
Guelph Wellington Men’s Club
Doug Black Owen Shewfelt Tony Martin
Health and Celebrations of Members Contact Bill Blackie at 519-763-3777or email@example.com to report on the health of members for May 2018Items for June 2018 BulletinContact Ken Jeffrey at 519-820-0798or firstname.lastname@example.org - By May 22
If you are experiencing a “trying” time and would like to contact someone in confidence who has gone through the same experience you may phone/contact that person directly, see list below. If you are not able to contact that support person you can phone Jim Hunt, 519-821-1577, George Hughes 519-780-0735, Jim Clarke 519-821-7196 or Jim Sanders 519-780-5240.The following issues and support people who have volunteered to share experiences are listed below.•Alcohol Addiction – Ray Middleton, 519-836-1066•Alzheimer's, Dementia, Senility – Jim Mottin, 519-822-5278•Anxiety – John Core, 519-836-6250•Bipolarism – Ray Middleton, 519-836-1066•Cardiac Arrest – Keith Devolin, 519-836-7675•Child Abuse – Ken Hills, 519-836-8414•Death of a Wife – George Hughes, 519-780-0735•Depression- Jim Mottin, 519-822-5278•Loss of a Loved One - Ivor Wright, 519-836-7335; •Family Problems – Vince Wall, 519-836-0622•Heart Attack – Bob Renton, 519-822-4008•Inability to Cough Effectively – Danny Butler, 519-763-8409•Loss of a Child – Dick Haas, 519-843-3113•Mental Health – Ross Knechtel, 226-706-4058•Prostate Cancer – Lawrie Jackson – 519-763-1595 or 519-763-0035; Ted Pritchard – 519-826-6121•Suicide In Family – Jim Clarke, 519-821-7196 •Vision Problems/Blindness – Jim Sanders, 519-780-5240Other topics could include * Aging and general health problems * Giving Up Driver’s Licence * Heart Problems *Hearing Problems * Change of Independence * Terminal illness of a spouse or self * Change of Residence * ParkinsonsIf you are willing to be a support person or an additional support person for one of the above topics or to add to this list and/or share your “trying times” this way, please give your name, telephone number and topic to Jim Hunt, 519-821-1577, George Hughes 519-780-0735, Jim Clarke 519-821-7196 or Jim Sanders 519-780-5240.April 19, 2018