Enjoy the slideshow of the pictures displayed in Kitchener City Hall.
Women in Kitchener History poster
The August 2012 exhibit for the ARTSPACE at Kitchener City Hall, Women in Kitchener History, celebrated some of the community’s remarkable women.
Edna Staebler 1906- 2006 Author, Journalist, Literary Promoter, Order of Canada. She started the CFUW KW Book sale which continues today (April 2012 was the 48th Book Sale) and is the only fundraiser held by the club. She is best known for her engaging "Food That Really Schmecks" series.
Margaret (Sturm) Millar
Margaret (Sturm) Millar. 1915-1994. Mystery Writer, Seated in front row third from right in Kitchener Collegiate's "Grumbler" yearbook staff photo 1932
Mary Churchill and Col. Mary Dover
On the left, Mary Churchill, daughter of British Prime Minister Winston Churchill and his aide-de-Camp visited the C,W.A.C training centre. On the right is Col. Mary Dover, the Kitchener camp's first commanding officer.
Young women recruits
Army Recruiting Office beside Kitchener City Hall
Mary Kaufman 1856-1943. Local YWCA founder, Philanthropist, Community Volunteer. In this photo, John, Edna and Mary Kaufman on road to the Great Wall of China 1917
Emma Kaufman 1881-1979 Japanese and International YWCA Administrator, Philanthropist.
Margaret (Erb) Schreiter
Margaret (Erb) Schreiter 1895-1992. Army Nurse in World War I, Community Volunteer
Dr. Deborah Glaister
Dr. Deborah Glaister 1906-1986. Physician, Captain in Medical Corps in World War II
Read an excellent history of our club along with some special items from our 90th anniversary celebrations.