April General Membership Meeting

9:00 am Social Gathering

9:45 am Annual Club Business Meeting

10:30 am Chair Yoga

Increase mobility and flexibility! Perfect for office workers, seniors and anyone who spends time hunched over their cell laptop or other device, in short-everyone. Certified yoga instructor Val Layton will demonstrate simple poses that can be added to our daily routine to help keep us healthy by preventing injury and increasing flexibility while seated.

Hospitality Hostess: Carol Ace

Chartity: Crotched Mountain Foundation

March Potluck Dinner Party

After sharing a meal, we will have the program: America’s Best Idea-Our National Parks.

Historian Walter Stegner referred to our National Parks as “America’s Best Idea”. Our speaker, Steve Farrar will take us on a whirlwind tour of the conservation and preservation entities maintained by the National Park System across America. You will then be treated to a collage of fabulous photographs, as Steve walks us through many of his favorite scenic wonders and activities that the parks offer. Steve’s passion for the parks began on a Boy Scout Trip when he visited three National Parks in Wyoming and Montana as a teenager. Since then, he has visited 57 or 61 National Parks. Please bring a guest!

Hospitality Hostesses: Martha Smith and Florence Baker

Charity: Plus Company

 

February General Meeting

Special program with Chef Liz Barbour!

In both art and literature, food invites passion. Romantic foods don’t have to be limited to oysters and wine. Food color, texture, and preparation all play a part in a passionate meal. Spicy food will get your heart rate going and make your cheeks flush and a beautiful plate can bring tears to your eyes. Learn about the food of passion and how you can prepare recipes that entice. Enjoy a cooking demonstration by Chef Liz Barbour of 2 passion inducing recipes and samples. In the spirit of American Association Month and Valentine’s Day, feel free to wear red!

Hospitality Hostesses: Mary Csakai and Kaaren Eastman

Charity: Meals on Wheels-SJCS

 

Exciting Evening Event with the Garden Club!

Little Black Dress:
Let’s double the fun with the Hollis Woman’s Club and the Colonial Garden Club of
Hollis for an elegant evening of food, flowers, and fashion at the Nashua Country Club.
Bill Graham, renowned floral designer and owner of “Beautiful Things” in Salem, MA will
demonstrate eight unique ways to accessorize the classic “Little Black Dress” while
creatively pairing the dresses with custom-made floral arrangements. Bill’s program
promises to not only entertain, but, will leave you with great ideas on how to fashionably
accessorize, and a chance to leave with one of eight floral arrangements that will be
raffled at the end of the evening! Attendees are encouraged to wear your Little Black
Dress.
Hors d’oeuvres will be served and a cash bar will be available.
Cost: Advance tickets must be purchased by November 1
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$10 for Club members and $20 for invited guests
Charity: New Hampshire Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

October Service Opportunity

Greater Nashua Habitat for Humanity Women Build 2019 – Wilton, NH
Habitat for Humanity launched an exciting project called “Women Build” where groups
of women join to build a phase of a new home. An on-hand crew teaches you the skills
it takes to build this Habitat home. Women Build is a judgment-free zone and all skill
levels are welcome! We are looking for a crew of 8-10 ladies to assist in the
construction of this home for a Wilton family. Will you volunteer?
This project requires a $25.00 registration fee and an online fundraising platform to
share with family and friends. Registrants will have a catered lunch and an exclusive
Greater Nashua Women Build Habitat T-Shirt (it’s pink!) This is first-come, first sign-up

opportunity. More details will be shared at the September General Meeting or via email
to interested members.

October General Meeting

Opportunity to serve during our General Meeting:
Birthday Boxes for Marguerites Place
Imagine not being in a financial position to provide a birthday celebration for your young
child. Let’s help brighten a child’s day for a Happy Birthday by assembling birthday
boxes for children residing at Marguerites Place in Nashua. SignUp Genius will used in
advance of the meeting for a list of supplies needed for cake ingredients, party supplies,
decorations, gift cards.
Charity: The Front Door