Friday Luncheon Discussion Club

180 Argyle Ave
Ottawa, Ontario
K2P 1B7

Speakers' Program - Spring - 2019

January 11 Dr.Sarah Kambites Senior Director, Programmes and Innovation Enduring relevancy of the United Nations
January 18 Henk Van der Zwan Ambassador of The Kingdom of The Netherlands Past and present Canadian relations with the Netherlands and their importance
January 25 Drs.Sally Pehrsson and John Percival Research Scientist and Emeritus Scientist, The Geological Survey of Canada The Science of Scotch Whisky: from rocks to rivers to bottle
February 1 Dr.Peter Harrison Professor, Stauffer-Dunning Chair and Director of the School of Policy Studies, Queen’s University Global perspectives on Arctic regions and oceans management
February 8 Leslie Maitland Past President, Heritage Ottawa Ottawa Hospital Location
February 15 Dr.Peter Gamwell Board of Directors of the National Creativity Network Encouraging Creativity / How Not To Stifle Creativity
February 22 Bruce Deachman Senior Writer, Ottawa Citizen (Postmedia) Thomas Ahearn, Unsung Hero of Ottawa Streetcars
March 1 Mary E. Dawson Retired Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner of Canada Patriation and Drafting of the Canadian Constitution
March 8 Ian Ashe Past President of the Friday Luncheon Discussion Club The Trial of Patrick Whelan for the Assassination of D'Arcy McGee
March 15 Take a March Break YMCA-YWCA children

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