National Meeting of Members:

2021: August 9-10, Virtual
  Registration is open to all members (four sessions available): Registration Link
2022: August 14-17, Kelowna, British Columbia
2023: August 20-23, Saint John, New Brunswick
2024: August 11-14, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan


Visit the National CWL website for records of past conventions.

The 2020 convention (scheduled August 9-12 in Montreal, Quebec) was cancelled due to COVID-19)


Wrapped in the Arms of our Mother

The 2022 National CWL Convention is scheduled for August 14-17 in Kelowna, BC

The Convention Planning Committee is selling these pashminas as a fundraiser.


  • Price is $30 plus shipping
  • Size: 75 x 29"
  • Colors: available in black, cream. and blue.
  • Cashmere - viscose/polyester blend,
  • hand washing suggested.


  • for 1 Pashmina is $5.00 (Note: If you want 2 or 3, it is less expensive to ship in individual packages @$5.00 ea) Once we get to 4, it is better to send in one package)
  • Up to 4 in box $20.00
  • 5 to 10 in box $25.00
  • 11 to 16 Pashminas in box $35.00


  • can be made by etransfer to "" (bank receipt will say Linda Nadeau) or 
  • Cheques can be made to  "2022 National CWL Convention" and mailed to:
         Diane Nadeau
         #9-1900 Ord Rd
         Kamloops, BC  V2B 0B6
 Contact Diane Nadeau


2022 National Convention

If you have questions or need help, please do not hesitate to ask. We appreciate your participation and look forward to a successful event.

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2019 Convention News and Photos

The CWL Flag was raised in front of the Hyatt hotel on August 15...

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2019 National Convention Presentations

Speakers at the 99th annual national convention are generously sharing their presentations with us. Check the National website for the Breakout session presentations, Oral Reports and other convention news. Marilou Legeyt, who presented A Carbon Conversation, has shared some additional information and resources which are added below under the convention photos.

Two sessions were live-streamed at the time of presentation for the benefit of those who were not able to attend:

  • the Keynote Address by Sr. Dorothy Ederer O.P., What is Our Common Home? We Care for Our Homeland, Our Homes, Our Hearts
  • and Fran Lucas' The League of the Future: Year 1 (strategic planning progress report).

Learn more about Sr. Ederer's work at Her books are available through her Amazon Author Page.