Reminder: New Year’s Tea!


“Afternoon Tea Party”                                          by Mary Cassatt


Just a reminder that our New Year’s Tea is coming up on Jan. 13, 2013.

The PayPal option is posted on the right side of this page. Choose regular or vegetarian option.

Click HERE to find out more and to RSVP. The Toronto Alumnae Chapter is looking forward to kicking off the year with you!

Gladys Rutherford Cranston

Gladys Rutherford Cranston died on Wednesday, October 17, 2012 in her 101st year.

Gladys was the last living charter member of Canada Alpha. Gladys’s pin number was 27, and there were 30 in the charter group. She had also received the Golden Circle and Diamond Circle pins in her long history with our fraternity.

Gladys did not forget her frat roots. She was a member of the Stoneagers, Alumnae President, and an active supporter of Tri Delta for many years. She came to the house for our 75th celebration. She had 2 children, 4 grandchildren, and 2 great grandchildren. The service was held at Calvin Presbyterian Church.

Founders’ Day Updates

Dearest Deltas,

Just a reminder that there are still a few days left to RSVP for Founder’s Day 2012! RSVPs must be received by November 14th so please do not delay.

This year’s celebration will be held on Wednesday November 21st at Hart House located at:

7 Hart House Circle at the University of Toronto.

Cocktails and reception will commence at 6:00 pm followed by dinner and awards at 7:00 pm.

There are a number of exciting things that are happening this year;

As usual, we will host the annual Silent Auction to benefit POGO (the Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario). Please consider what you can donate and please provide notification of what item(s) you will be donating with a suggested starting bid amount at; All donations are very much appreciated.

A 50/50 draw for the “Adopt-A-New-Member” fund will take place.

We will again be collecting donations for Juliette’s Place, a homeward family shelter. Any toiletries and gift cards will be accepted and ppreciated.

There will be an exciting Delta Delta Delta t-shirt pre-sale where a brand new Tri Delta T-shirt design can be ordered to be delivered at our next event, the AGM high tea. Proceeds of the T-shirt sale will also benefit POGO.(This is a great item to conisder as Christmas gifts for your Tri Delta sisters while also helping out a great cause!)

The Tri Psi’s will be selling a Cook Book to benefit the Canada Alpha Scholarship fund (Also an excellent Christmas gift idea!)

Please RSVP below and advise if you choose the vegetarian meal or have any specific dietary limitations that must be accommodated.