Acton Woman’s Club 2022-2023 Programs
Welcome Back to fully in-person meetings beginning in September! As is our custom, our monthly meeting consists of a delicious luncheon and some time to visit, after which we all head upstairs for a quick business meeting and a special program.
September 14, 2022 Lunch 11:30, Meeting 12:20, Program 1:00
The Rewards of Playing with Words: Val Walker presents a lively program about the healing power of playing with words.
October 12, 2022 Lunch 11:30, Meeting 12:20, Program 1:00
Solo guitarist Chris Carter will perform for us with instrumental arrangements of rock, pop, Irish, patriotic and blues songs.
October 15, 2022, 9 A.M. Annual Pie Sale, at the AWC Clubhouse. Each member is asked to bake 2 pies for this popular event. Proceeds fund our ABRHS senior scholarships.
November 9, 2022 Lunch 11:30, Meeting 12:20, Program 1:00
Aruna Sharma, founder and executive producer of CNS-group that produces “Cultural Nepal”, “Authentic Nepali” and “peace and meditation” for ActonTV, will present on the history and culture of Nepal. She will be joined by Sunita Gautam and Pat Snow also of the Cultural Nepal Organization. They also plan on bringing some typical Nepali food to sample and some cultural arts and materials to show. Aruna was born and raised in Kathmandu Nepal as a fourth or fifth generation of Kathmandu.
December 7, 2022 Holiday Luncheon 11:30 A.M. at IlForno Restaurant, 529 King St-Rte., 110, Littleton. RSVP by signing up at the November luncheon or sending your check to Carolyn K.
January 11, 2023 Lunch and Program 11:30, Meeting 1:30 Note change of Location to the Acton TV Studios who generously offer their wonderful kitchen facilities AND spacious parking lot at 16A Craig Road, Acton.
Welcome Back Joe Loblundo: Joe, owner of Twin Seafoods in Concord, will prepare one of his specialties on air, which will then be shared by all as our luncheon. This is a favorite of our members.
February 8, 2023 **Acton TV generously offers their facilities AND spacious parking lot at 16A Craig Road, Acton.** Lunch 11:30, Meeting 12:30, Program 1:00
Fashion Show: Get ready for spring with a fabulous new outfit. Gould’s of Acton along with Anita’s Shoe Boutique will provide ensembles for the models …. our own members. Lively commentary by emcee Paula Walsh.
March 8, 2023 Lunch 11:30, Meeting 12:30, Program 1:00
Open Table: Jean Calabria, Program Director of OPEN TABLE will make a presentation on the program’s response to Women Experiencing Food Insecurity.
Spring Bake/Pie Sale at the Clubhouse
April 12, 2023 Lunch 11:30, Meeting 12:30, Program 1:00
Horticultural Therapy: Cathy Fochtman has a popular horticulture class at the Senior Center sponsored by the Acton Nursing Service. Cathy will guide us through the making of a take-home horticultural treasure.
May 18, 2023 Annual Spring Luncheon
Time and place to be determined,, Reservations will be made with the Hospitality Committee at the March and April Meetings.
Acton Woman’s Club 2021-2022 Programs
September 8, 2021: The Luncheon portion of our get-together has been cancelled due to Covid concerns. The Business Meeting starts at 12:30, at the House, followed by the Program (described below) at 1:00 PM. The meeting will also be ZOOMed for those unable to attend in person.