The Probus Club of Western
Ottawa is part of the
international organization of Probus Clubs designed to
serve the retired and semi-retired community.
Our club meets on the
second Tuesday of
month except during July and August.
The morning begins at 10:00 a.m. for
socialization and signing up for activities followed by a speaker.
Topics are varied, interesting and stimulating.
Special social events and
outings occur throughout
Western Ottawa Probus meets
the Kanata Baptist Church,
Hazeldean Road, Kanata
our September meeting Malaya Zehr connected us with Inuit culture and
history. She taught us a few words in Inuktitut and the importtance of
facial expressions. She explained that Nunavut has only one hospital
and many of the 25 communities have only Community Health
Centres. As a result many patients need care in the south and in
particlar Ottawa. This is where Bafin Larga is important in providing
meals, accommodations, transportation to and from theairport and