St. Anne’s CWL
The Catholic Women’s League is an organization open to all Catholic women age sixteen and over. It is a National organization, which meets in convention each year in a different province. The Mission Statement is fully described on their homepage http://www.cwl.ca.
TOP TEN REASONS FOR BELONGING TO THE CWL
1. The CWL deepens my faith life, enhancing my spiritual journey.
2. The CWL is a supportive sisterhood that enjoys having fun.
3. I get to know the women in my parish community and develop friendships.
4. I am part of the largest national organization of Catholic women.
5. I am part of the united voice for Catholic women when representatives meet with the provincial and federal governments.
6. I receive The Canadian League magazine three times per year.
7. The CWL is the heart of the parish and works on many projects in the parish and community.
8. The CWL provides an opportunity for leadership development and education on issues of concern.
9. The CWL is open to women of all ages and embraces many traditions.
10. I can attend diocesan, provincial and national conventions.
UPCOMING EVENTS – 2016
THEME – ONE HEART, ONE VOICE, ONE MISSION
|APRIL 18||CWL CLOTHING DEPOT APPRECIATION LUNCHEON|
|APR 22||LADY OF GRACE REGION/CHRISTIAN WOMEN’S – EVENING OUT AT HOLY FAMILY|
|APR 25||DIOCEAN CONVENTION (WILKIE)|
|APRIL 30/MAY 1||SPRING BAKE SALE (TEAM D)|
|MAY 3||RECOGNITION EVENING (TEAM C) 7:00|
|MAY 13||CWL QUEEN’S HOUSE TWILIGHT RETREAT|
|JUN 6/7||PROV.CONVENTION (HOLY FAMILY)|
|JUN 7||GENERAL MEETING (POTLUCK SOCIAL EVENT 6:30)|
|JUN 19||FATHER’S DAY BRUNCH (TEAM B)|
|JULY/AUGUST||NO CWL MEETINGS (SUMMER BREAK)|
|AUG 14 TO 17||NATIONAL CONVENTION (HALIFAX)|
|SEPT 6||GENERAL MEETING (POTLUCK SOCIAL EVENT 6:30)|
|OCT 4||GENERAL MEETING|
|NOV 1||GENERAL MEETING|
|NOV/DEC ?||FALL BAKE SALE (TEAM A)|
|DEC 1||ANNUAL CONVENER REPORTS DUE|
|DEC 6||ADVENT DINNER (CWL HOSTING TEAM E)|