Events

Events/Événements


Welcome Event

Welcome Event Bienvenue
Our annual Welcome Event returned this year! WIWC staff, board and members came together to toast to new season! It was a chance to meet other members, learn about the Centre's programs, and exchange books and puzzles.

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WIWC 2022 Annual General Meeting

Register Today for our Upcoming 2022 WIWC AGM Thursday, June 16, 7:00pm/ Online via Zoom Register today! Mark your calendars for our upcoming 2022 Annual General Meeting for the West Island Women’s Centre. We are looking forward to having you join us online through Zoom! Come hear about what we have accomplished over the past year, elect the Board of Directors, review our financials and Annual Report, and learn more about how we are planning on adapting and growing our programming in the fall.  Closer to the date of the AGM, we will then send ...

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2021 Annual General Meeting

Thursday, June 17 @ 1 pm Mark your calendars for our upcoming 2021 Annual General Meeting for the West Island Women’s Centre. Even though we cannot come together in person, we are looking forward to having you join us online through Zoom! If you are planning on attending the AGM, please RSVP here. If you have any questions or issues with registering on this form, please email agm@wiwc.ca. Come hear about what we have accomplished over the past year, elect the Board of Directors, review our financials and Annual Report, and learn more about how we are planning on adapting ...

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Silent Auction Fundraiser

The 24th Annual Silent Auction Fundraiser event was a fantastic success! Together, we raised $22,000 benefitting the West Island Women’s Centre!   The event kicked-off with Jessica Rusnak, Sports Columnist from CBC Daybreak, our incredible emcee revealing 12 amazing door prizes! There was something for everyone. With more than 340 items up for bid, it was a night of excitement and shopping extravaganza for our 220 plus guests. Check out more pictures from the event in the Silent Auction 2019 photo album on our FB page! And we couldn’t have done it without the hard ...

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2019 Annual General Meeting

Our 2019 Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be on Thursday June 13, 2019 from 12 to 2 p.m.

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2019 Annual General Meeting

Our 2019 Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be on Thursday June 13, 2019 from 12 to 2 p.m.

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Paint Night FUNDRAISER


WIWC Marks Volunteer Appreciation Week

Thank you
We would like to thank all our volunteers who give their time, support, and dedication to our mission.

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Annual Silent Auction – Thank You!

Thank you
What a night!  This year's Silent Auction was a huge success! Together we raised $17,000 to help run our programs.  Guests had fun bidding on a huge range of items, everything from massages to toys to snow removal contracts! They also enjoyed listening to our wonderful emcee Sharon Hyland from Chom 97 7 while having a drink and enjoying delicious home-made appetizers. Some guests won door prizes, particularly popular was the free class of your choice at the WIWC. Thanks to all the volunteers and staff who made this event such a success and of course, a big big thank ...

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Halloween Party

Halloween Party
WIWC members don't wait! Get your tickets for the Halloween Kids Party Tuesday, October 30th, 1:00 - 2:30 Space is limited so reserve your spot now, $2.00 per child, available in childcare. 

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2018 Volunteer Lunch

We held our Volunteer lunch this year on Tuesday, April 17, 2018 to say a big THANK YOU to the many volunteers who support the Women's Centre.  Guests enjoyed an Italian themed party at the Centre including a delicious Italian lunch. During the award ceremony, we recognized some of our outstanding volunteers.  Awards were given as follows: Volunteer of the Year - Sharon Louie Outstanding Achiever - Krista Pershell Unsung Hero - Dipa Mehta Golden Torch Leader - Marlyn Brownrigg Chair Award - Hilary Jones

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2nd Annual Spring Bazaar

Spring sale sign
Saturday, April 28
9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Registration is open to rent tables at the Bazaar! Please contact Judy at events@wiwc.ca or call the office 514-695-8529.

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The Auction Item List is Here!

Blue bidding stamp
Here is the list of items and their donors for our November 10th Silent Auction! This list will be updated as more items come in.  Buy your tickets at the door for $15.00 New this year, our door prizes include a free course at the WIWC! Win your next course for free just by coming along to the auction!   Category Name Company Item Children Funky Toys & Co. A selection of Lego items Funky Toys & Co. A selection of Lego items Funky Toys & Co. A selection of toys Funky Toys & Co. A selection of ...

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Fun and Games Afternoon!

Let's have some fun together! Join us on Tuesday, May 26 from 1 to 3 p.m. for a Fun and Games Afternoon. We're getting together for talk, laughs, and games too! Bring a deck of cards or your favourite board game. You are welcome to bring a nut-free snack to share. This activity will take place in the Upstairs Classroom. Register for this free members' activity by signing up below, in the Centre Office or call 514-695-8529 or e-mail wiwc@qc.aibn.com. Free childcare for preschool-aged children is also available, but you must register for this service by 3 p.m. on ...

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Game afternoon!

Playing cards
Hey come and join us for a fun afternoon this year!

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