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Interest Groups for QWA Members

Daytime Groups

Evening Groups

Groups that Do Not Meet

Interest Groups by Day

Daytime Groups Meeting Details

Book Discussion

The group meets monthly to discuss the month’s book.  A guest author is invited to speak in May. 

4th Monday
1:30 - 3:30
Start Date: Monday, September 24th, 2018

Bridge – Intermediate

Intermediate or better players enjoy bridge and related social events.  Usually 5-6 tables playing.  Refreshments served.

9:00 - 12:00
Start Date: Thursday, September 20th, 2018

Bridge - Social Duplicate

Duplicate style bridge in a social setting, changing partners during the afternoon.  Each player finishes with her own personal score.

1st, 3rd and 5th Monday
12:45 - 4:00
Start Date: Monday, September 24th, 2018

Bridge – With Coaching

Each session begins with a short lesson clarifying one of the rules or conventions.  

1:00 - 4:00
Start Date: Thursday, September 20th, 2018

Embrace Winter

Winter activities e.g. x-country skiing, snowshoeing.  Participants take turns organizing the event.  When weather conditions are suitable - hopefully twice monthly.

Days and Dates Variable


Apportez un sandwich et immergez vous dans use heure et demie de conversation vive?

11:30 - 1:00
date de début:  lundi, septembre 24th, 2018


Anyone who is interested in their ancestors is welcome at our meetings.  

4th Wednesday
10:00 - Noon
Start Date:  Wednesday September 26th, 2018

The Investors's Circle

Virtual (no money) investing. Strategies are researched /discussed, information shared. Investment experience is a prerequisite.

3rd Wednesday
3:30 - 5:00
Start Date: Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

Scribblers' Writing Group

Informal group;  shares different genres of writing drawn from their own experiences or given topics.

1st Wednesday
9:30 - 11:30
Start Date: Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018

Tech Savvy

Do you want to improve your computer skills or do you have questions about how to use a feature in a specific app?  Informal classes will be set up to answer members’ questions.

Dates may be variable

Theme Luncheon

Participants prepare a dish from recipes selected by the organizers of the Theme event of the month.

2nd Wednesday
11:45 - 2:00
Start Date:  Wednesday, October 10th, 2018

Put on Your Walking Shoes

Participants take turns in organizing and leading the hikes and the refreshments that follow.

2nd and 4th Thursday
1:25 - 3:30
Start Date: Thursday, September 27th, 2018
Evening Groups Meeting Details

Buffet Dinner with Guest

Members work together to put on a dinner; must be prepared to host a dinner.

Days and Dates variable.
Start Date will depend on volunteers.

Cooking with Grammas – New**

Two -three volunteer members together with Queen’s students prepare meals in a social atmosphere.

2nd Wednesday of most months
5:00 to 8:00
Start Date:   Wednesday, October 11, 2018

Stitch and Chat

Bring whatever you want to work on or just bring yourself.  It’s a few hours of stitching and chatting and snacking and it’s a nice, restful, enjoyable break for you.

Day and Time:  TBA
Start Date:   TBA
Groups that Do Not Meet Details

Book Exchange (Reading Only)

Members collectively buy newly published books and commit to passing on their book every 3 weeks - NOT suited to those who travel for extended periods.

No meetings, sign up by end of day on September 11th, 2018 to ensure a spot.


** New Interest Groups are Always Welcome **