2016 Past Events
GRACE MORRISON- Luncheon speaker November 21, 2016
Grace Morrison, an educator, author, actress and musician, specializes in recounting the stories of early, well-known French Canadians of the 17th and 18th centuries through story telling, drama and music. It was an entertaining, engaging, educational event that was well attended and thoroughly enjoyed by all.
DR. ELLEN BIALYSTOk - Dinner speaker October 17, 2016
Dr. Ellen Bialystok is a distinguished Research Professor of Psychology at York University, Member of the Order of Canada. Much of her research has focused on the effect of bilingualism on children’s language and cognitive development. This research has also recently encompassed investigations into language and cognitive decline with aging. Ellen’s well-researched facts and insightful comments were well received by all.