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Hamilton Diocese CWL
100th Anniversary


Imagine! 100 Years of The Catholic Women’s League in the diocese of Hamilton. What a wonderful time to reflect and look back at how much The Catholic Women’s League has made a difference in your life! In the life of your Parish! In your community!

The 100th Anniversary Planning Committee is organizing some special events throughout the years leading up to the grand finale in 2020, where a yearlong celebration of memories begin. So stay tuned!

2020 is just around the corner so:

  • Start planning now to attend;
  • Dig out your council archives;
  • Put a little money aside to send members to convention; and ...
  • Get out your dancing shoes, you’re gonna need them.


Anniversary Timeline
  CLICK HERE — The basic outline of activities and events happening during the next few years, both at the Diocesan and Regional levels.

Anniversary Prayer Book
  Prayer Book presentation — We invite all members and councils to submit an original prayer for this special book.
  Writing a Prayer Workshop — A workshop of how your council can create prayers for this special book.

Special Anniversary Projects
  Community Service Projects — This community service project is to be completed in 2019, and reported at the Spring Regional Meetings in 2020.
  School Involvement — Inspire our youth in joyful service and create excitement for the upcoming celebration of 100 years.

2018 Convention Presentation
  CLICK HERE — A brief presentation covering a century of Diocesan CWL achievements and accomplishments.
Historical Background
  Historical Interest — A brief history of the National Council and actvities of our Diocesan Council.
Hamilton Diocesan Presidents
  Celebrating 100 years of leadership for our Diocesan Council.
CLICK HERE
Frances Lovering
  First Diocesan President and a very influential woman.
CLICK HERE
Archive Photos
  Montages of photographs from our various historical records.

October 2018: St. Augustine, Dundas

September 2018: Holy Family, Hanover
August 2018: St. Teresa of Avila, Kitchener
July 2018: Holy Family, New Hamburg

June 2018: St. Stanislaus Kostki, Hamilton
May 2018: St. Francis Xavier, Stoney Creek
April 2018: Holy Cross Croatian, Hamilton

March 2018: St. Andrew, Oakville
February 2018: St. Luke, Hamilton
January 2018: St. Joseph, Fergus

December 2017: Montage
November 2017: Montage
October 2017: Montage
September 2017: Montage

Scavenger Hunt
  CLICK HERE — How well do you know the parishes in our Diocese? Here is an opportunity to share your wonderful parish with other members of the League.

100 Reason
  CLICK HERE — We are collecting 100 Reasons “Why are you a member of The Catholic Member’s League”.

100 Acts of Kindness
  CLICK HERE — What better way to celebrate our 100th Anniversary of The Catholic Women’s League than with “100 Random Acts of Kindness”.

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