Events

2019- 2020 Program

We have an exciting series of events this year! All events are held at the Cecil Green Park House (map & directions).   At 11:00 there is a social hour with coffee tea  and a selection of sweet and savoury finger foods made by members of our Interest Groups and this is followed by a Guest Speaker at 12:00. Business meetings in October and April follow the guest speakers at approximately 12:00pm. Parking is available in the Rose Garden Parkade. Rides are available if needed; please email facultywomensclub.ubc.ca@gmail.com for more information.

Click to see photos of our events in 2018/2019

Coffee on the Terrace 
Tuesday, September 3, 2019, 11 am
Greet friends and welcome women
affiliated with U.B.C. Sign up for Interest Groups.

General Meeting
Tuesday, October 1 2019, 11 am
Speaker: Ms. Diana Ellis, Past chair, Suzuki Elder Council, in association with the David Suzuki Foundation.
Topic : Climate Change and the Future:
What are we telling our children.. and what are they saying to us?

General Meeting
Tuesday, November 5, 2019, 11 am
Speaker: Dr. Love- Ese Chile: A sustainable plastic researcher and consultant in her company ‘Grey to Green Sustainable Solutions’.
Topic: Sustainability, Science, and the ways Technology Can Impact the World.

Christmas Boutique
Tuesday, December 3, 2019, 12:00pm – 3:00

Christmas Pot Luck Social
Tuesday December 10, 2019, 6 – 9pm

General Meeting
Tuesday, February 4, 2020, 11 am
Speaker: Prof. H.K. Chang, Former president of the City University of Hong Kong.
Topic: Silk Road: Yesterday and Tomorrow 

General Meeting
Tuesday, March 3, 2020, 11 am
Speaker: Prof. Dana Claxton, Currently department head of Art history, visual art and theory in UBC
Topic: Locating the Indigenous Winyan Body( women in the Lakota language) in Art.

Annual General Meeting and Social
Tuesday, April 7, 2020, 11 am
AGM at 11:00 followed by a Social at noon

Summer Pot Luck Social
TBA
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* All Speakers begin promptly at 11. In October the Business Meeting follows at noon and in April the Business Meeting is at 11 followed by a social at noon.

The annual membership fee is $55.