Ontario Branch Info

Ontario Branch Convention

Posted by on May 22, 2017 in Ontario Branch | 0 comments

May 6, 2017

Ottawa, Ontario

Installation of Ontario Branch Executive,  (left to right) Caroline Iwasaki  Ontario Branch Second Vice President, Barbara Gray Ontario Branch President, Diane Fleming Ontario Branch First Vice President, Vince Ciarlo Ontario Branch Third Vice President, David Peate Ontario Branch Treasurer, Stuart McLeod Ontario Branch Parliamentarian, Charlotte Davidson  Ontario Branch Historian, Dianne Smith Ontario Branch Junior Director Bruce McLelland      Ontario Branch Around The World Director Norma McLelland     Ontario Branch Secretary

Installation of Ontario Branch Executive, (left to right) Caroline Iwasaki Ontario Branch Second Vice President, Barbara Gray Ontario Branch President, Diane Fleming Ontario Branch First Vice President, Vince Ciarlo Ontario Branch Third Vice President, David Peate Ontario Branch Treasurer, Stuart McLeod Ontario Branch Parliamentarian, Charlotte Davidson Ontario Branch Historian, Dianne Smith Ontario Branch Junior Director
Bruce McLelland Ontario Branch Around The World Director
Norma McLelland Ontario Branch Secretary


The Ontario Branch Convention attendees experienced a Blanket Exercise.  The Convention Theme was "Strangers No More".  The Text was Ephesians 2:12& 19, "You were aliens...and strangers to the covenants of promise  -  now you are no longer strangers!"  This theme and text were  represented in the following devotion lead by Bambina Lemme, Autism Circle.

The Ontario Branch Convention attendees experienced a Blanket Exercise. The Convention Theme was “Strangers No More”. The Text was Ephesians 2:12& 19, “You were aliens…and strangers to the covenants of promise – now you are no longer strangers!” This theme and text were represented in the following devotion lead by Bambina Lemme, Autism Circle.

“Strangers No More” Convention

Posted by on Mar 19, 2017 in Ontario Branch | 0 comments

“You were aliens…and strangers to the covenants of promise – now you are no longer strangers!”     Ephesians 2:12 & 19
All events take place at Rideau Park United Church (2203 Alta Vista Dr, Ottawa, Ontario)
Friday May 5 at 7:30 pm Communion, Admission, and Remembrance Service (Reception following service)
Saturday May 6
  • 8:30 am  Registration
  • 9:30 am  Morning Session
  • 12:00pm  Light Lunch
  • 1:00 pm  Blanket Exercise
  • 6:00 pm  Reception and Banquet

Guest Speaker:  Connie Karlsson, The Inuit Outreach Project to collect warm clothing for Inuit babies, children and later expanded to women’s clothing.

Registration (DOC)

Registration (PDF)

Edisto Island Book Donation

Posted by on Jul 30, 2016 in Ontario Branch | 0 comments

Some Ontario KDS members, driving to the 2016 International Convention in Charleston SC, brought lots of books for the students at Jane Edwards Elementary School in Edisto Island. It is great to know that this gesture was appreciated, just read the note from Susan Miles, school president.

Some Ontario KDS members, driving to the 2016 International Convention in Charleston SC, brought lots of books for the students at Jane Edwards Elementary School in Edisto Island. It is great to know that this gesture was appreciated, just read the note from Susan Miles, school president.

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ONTARIO BRANCH CONVENTION – MAY 1 – 2, 2015

Posted by on Apr 18, 2016 in Ontario Branch | 0 comments

Members of The King’s Daughters and Sons in attendance at the Ontario Branch Convention at Rideau Park United Church, Saturday May 2, 2015.

Members of The King’s Daughters and Sons in attendance at the Ontario Branch Convention at Rideau Park United Church, Saturday May 2, 2015.

Installation Service

Posted by on May 10, 2015 in Ontario Branch | 0 comments

The King's Daughters and Sons Ontario Branch Executive Installation Service following the Convention Banquet on Saturday May 2, 1015 at Algonquin College Left to Right: Caroline Iwasaki, 2nd Vice President; Norma McLelland, Secretary; Stuart McLeod, Treasurer; Heather Whitehouse, 1st Vice President; Jackie Maurais, President; Phoebe McLelland, Installing Officer, assisted by Diane Fleming; Doreen Murthy, Around The World; Charlotte Davidson, Historian; Bruce McLelland, Juniors Missing in picture: 3rd Vice President, Vince Ciarlo

The King’s Daughters and Sons Ontario Branch Executive Installation Service following the Convention Banquet on Saturday May 2, 1015 at Algonquin College
Left to Right:
Caroline Iwasaki, 2nd Vice President; Norma McLelland, Secretary; Stuart McLeod, Treasurer; Heather Whitehouse, 1st Vice President; Jackie Maurais, President; Phoebe McLelland, Installing Officer, assisted by Diane Fleming; Doreen Murthy, Around The World; Charlotte Davidson, Historian; Bruce McLelland, Juniors
Missing in picture: 3rd Vice President, Vince Ciarlo

104 Dresses

Posted by on Aug 2, 2014 in Ontario Branch | 0 comments

Ontario Branch members made 104 Pillow Case Dresses for "Dress a Girl Around the World".

Ontario Branch members made 104 Pillow Case Dresses for “Dress a Girl Around the World”.

Presentation to Peg

Posted by on Oct 28, 2013 in Ontario Branch | 0 comments

Ontario Branch President, Jackie Maurais, presents Scholarship Director, Peg Craig, with a symbol of her office of 2nd Vice President of the Ontario Branch.

Ontario Branch President, Jackie Maurais, presents Scholarship Director, Peg Craig, with a symbol of her office of 2nd Vice President of the Ontario Branch.

Ontario Branch Pictures

Posted by on Jul 3, 2013 in Ontario Branch | 0 comments

Ontario Branch President, Jackie Maurais, attending Central Council at Chautauqua, New York.  (June 2013)

Ontario Branch President, Jackie Maurais, attending Central Council at Chautauqua, New York. (June 2013)

Jean Timbrell, LMCC, Ontario Branch President 1962-1967 visits with International President Joyce Cote.  Jean is 101. (june 2013)

Jean Timbrell, LMCC, Ontario Branch President 1962-1967 visits with International President Joyce Cote. Jean is 101. (june 2013)