Orange Shirt Day and what it means to Indigenous people in Canada Luncheons (OWCC) Sep 20
Sep 20, 2023 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Ottawa Hunt and Golf Club, 1 Hunt Club Road
The Ottawa Women’s Canadian Club (OWCC) hosts monthly luncheons on the third Wednesday of the month at the Ottawa Hunt and Golf Club, 1 Hunt Club Road. A fee of $60 is charged to attend a luncheon and after two luncheons participants are asked to pay a membership fee of $75 to cover ancillary expenses.
Speaker: Senator Kim Pate
Senator Pate is a member of the Order of Canada, a recipient of the Governor General’s Award in Commemoration of the Persons Case, the Canadian Bar Association’s Bertha Wilson Touchstone Award, and six honourary doctorates among other awards. She has made significant contributions to public education around the issues of women’s inequality and discriminatory treatment within social, economic and criminal legal spheres. She was appointed to the Senate as an Independent Senator in November 2016 after being the Executive Director of the Canadian Association of Elizabeth Fry Societies from January 1992.
This link will take you to the fall line-up of speakers.