October 9, 2012 Deadline for artist-members planning to participate in the Annual Juried Art Show to have their membership fees sent in.
October 9, 2012 First lecture of the 2011-2012 season, the Jean Ford Memorial Lecture. Nathalie Cooke will speak on "Cooks of Note: How Did a Few Women Influence Canadian Food Tastes So Profoundly".
1:30 pm sharp at the McCord Museum, 690 Sherbrooke St. W., Théâtre J. Armand Bombardier.
October 30, 2012 New Members Celebration and meet-and-greet, following the Members' Day Lecture delivered, this year, by Tania Shamy and titled "Porcelain and Diplomacy: The Dessert Service of Catherine the Great". The event will be held in our auditorium (Bombardier Theatre) at the McCord Museum from 2:30 - 3:30 pm. Join us for some sweets. R.S.V.P. Shirley, 514.737.7268
November 27, 2012. 2-4 p.m. Cultural Outing. Tea at the McCord.
Museumification of Newspaper Drawings: Editorial Cartoons and Politics at the McCord with Christian Vachon, Curator, Paints, Prints and Drawings and Head, Collection Management. French lecture with Bilingual questions. Free Admission (space limited); Tea & Sweets
December 2012 Decoration of the Women's Art Society's Christmas Tree at MMFA. All members are encouraged to participate by submitting one or two handmade ornaments, between Oct. 5 and Nov. 30th. Theme to be announced shortly. Ornaments may be prepared in any medium up to 5 inches in size. Sign your name on the back and make a hole near the top so we may attach hooks.
November 30, 2012 Holiday Luncheon at Fuschia, Lasalle College's School of Hotel Management, 2000 Ste. Catherine W. There will also be a silent auction.
TBA 2013 Deadline for submission to be received for the Annual Art Show. Any artists wishing to participate in the Women's Art Society's show must pay full membership dues before October 9, 2012.
April 4, 2013 Vernissage of the Women's Art Society of Montreal's Annual Art Show at Ogilvy's Tudor Hall, 1307 Ste. Catherine St. W, 6 p.m. Monique Polak, Author, Professor, English and Humanities, Marianopolis College is the Guest of Honor. A portion of proceeds will go to support students in the Creative Writing at Marianopolis College.
Their website: www.marianopolis.edu