Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Amherstview
Catholic Women's League!
Our regular meetings generally follow 7 pm Mass on the second Tuesday of the month, which is a part of the spiritual portion of our meetings. Please join your sisters at Mass as we pray together. Meetings are cancelled over the summer.
NEXT MEETING: In lieu of a meeting, a potluck dinner will be held on Tuesday, May 8th, 2018 following Mass at 5:00 pm. Guests welcome!
At our March 2018 meeting we welcomed new members:
|Barb Larmondin||Margaret Barker||Theresa Smith|
|President:||Mary Lou Hills||(613-384-3547)|
|Past President:||Bernadette Veitch||(613-767-2252)|
|2018-2019 STANDING COMMITTEE CHAIRS|
|Spiritual Development:||Kelly Neville||(613-817-7922)|
|Christian Family Life:||Jane Burke||(613-767-1024)|
|Community Life:||Carol Daigle||(613-634-0586)|
|Resolutions & Legislation:||Danna Dobson||(613-634-9621)|
New Standing Committee Chairpersons
Three new standing committee chairpersons have joined our Executive following the November elections. See below for a full list of the new executive. The executive was installed/re-installed at our meeting this week.
2017 Snowflake Bazaar
Thanks to all of the volunteers, donors, pie-making bee ladies and everyone who enjoyed our Snowflake Bazaar on November 18th. This was our best Bazaar ever! Special thanks to our convenors: Theresa Shanks (Christmas Shoppe), Cathy Splinter (Luncheon Room), Kelly Neville (Bake Table) and Shirley McDonald (Silent Auction). We couldn't have done it without you!
Holy Cross Student Support
At our September, 2017 meeting, former OLMC students currently attending Holy Cross spoke to us about their upcoming trip to Jamaica, to assist with their Jamaican Mission.
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Spring Pot Luck
Our spring pot-luck was held in May, 2017. The new executive was installed and awards were presented. One new member received her pin from the President.
Certificate of Merit
A very successful Strawberry Social was held before Mass on Saturday, June 24th, 2017, to celebrate Canada 150. Our ladies provided a wide range of strawberry treats in a festive red and white setting. The social event was well attended and everyone had a great time. Thanks to all who helped with this event!
"Crafty Ladies" - Our Craft Group
On March 22nd and April 5th, 2017 a number of our ladies gathered in the Hall to prepare lap quilts and Christmas crafts. We learned how to make many new Christmas items for the fall Bazaar. Refreshments were provided and everyone had a great time. Thanks to Theresa Shanks for organizing the event and all of the CWL members who participated!
Our council supports a number of local and national groups and charities:
Approved meeting minutes are available by clicking on the link below*:
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The Blessed Sacrament Catholic Women's League policy manual is now available online. Watch it grow as we continue to develop our council's policies and procedures!
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