PROBUS Club of Durham West

JUNE SPEAKER


DIEDREY FRANCOIS - WHAT'S IN A NAME?

Deidrey Francois is a Singer-songwriter, Speaker, Performer and JoyBringer. She delivers keynotes at Spiritual Centres and Seniors groups as well as concert venues internationally. Deidrey has performed with powerhouses like Jackie Richardson and Patti Austin. Her music has been featured on CBC radio and her musical versatility is performed with infectious enthusiasm. Her intent is to bring Joy in Melody to wiggle, giggle and to touch a listener's heart.

For more information on Diedrey Click here.

May Speaker - Don Cornack - Financial Advisor, IG Wealth Management

Don visited us in February but due to our time constraints he was unable to complete his presentation.  He is back this month by popular demand.

Don services numerous clients in Durham Region and is here to discuss Estate and Tax Planning ideas, including how you can reduce Probate Fees on death.


April Speaker - Amy Barron - Agatha Christie & Archeology

If you don't know how these two are connected, then join us to learn how the great mystery novelist's life is revealed within the pages of her books  Her love for the Middle East and the life she lived with her famous archaeologist husband provided the basis for many of her greatest novels, including Murder on the Orient Express, Death on the Nile and Murder in Mesopotamia.  Learn about her life, travels, and the fabulous ancient sites whose mysteries she helped uncover.

For more information on Amy Barron go to https://quarrywood.ca/about/


March Speaker - Lianne Harris– Persia

Take a magic carpet ride for 1-hour with Lianne Harris as we fly into ancient Persia.

From modern mathematics and astronomy to the enduring stories of Ali Baba shared among the caravan drivers along the Silk Route, learn of the enduring legacy of one of the world’s most important empires. Understand better how Persia enchanted and enlightened the past, and why it was the envy of the world.

Click here https://historybyharris.ca/ for more information on Lianne Harris.


February Speaker:  Don Cornack – Financial Advisor, IG Wealth Management

Don Cornack is a Financial Advisor at IG Wealth Management, serving the financial needs of clients for the last 14 years at IG.  Don has designations including the Qualified Associate Financial Planner, Registered Retirement Consultant, and the Responsible Investing Specialist.  Don services numerous clients in Durham Region and is here to discuss Estate and Tax Planning ideas, including how you can reduce Probate Fees on death.


January Speaker:  Jeremy Bertrand - Senior Program Advisory Specialist | Ministry of Finance

Do you find the thought of filing your personal Income Tax and Benefit Return stressful, confusing, or overwhelming? Well come out and listen to Jeremy help you to understand the importance of increasing your knowledge of the personal income tax system.

Find out which tax credits and benefits you and your family may qualify for.  Jeremy will help demystify these programs.  Jeremy delivers his seminars with humour and enthusiasm.


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