The Westport Woman's Club

Events

Westport National Bank Supporting WWC Food Pantry 2017

This holiday season Westport National Bank will be supporting The Westport Women’s Club and accepting non-perishable food donations. Please help us make this event a success.

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Club Day Luncheon – November 2017

The program for November Club Day focused on the new exhibit at the Westport Historical Society that envisions the Town of Westport 50 years from now. Michael Mombello, one of the organizers of the exhibit, presented the overall view of the architectural evolution of our town in 50 years.   Continue Reading

Scenes From Sip & Savor 2017

SIP & SAVOR, a wine tasting fundraiser event, was held on Friday, October 27 at The Westport Woman’s Club, 44 Imperial Avenue, Westport, CT.  A wide variety of wines, provided by Castle Wine & Spirits, were available for tasting and future purchase.  An array of seasonal hors d’oeuvres by Westport’s Gruel Britannia were served as well.  (Click on “continue reading” to view slide show). Continue Reading

HOLIDAY DECORATIONS SALE 2017

Offered by the Garden Room – Please order by November 18, 2017.  

The Garden Room is preparing beautiful fresh wreaths, swags and boxwood trees for the holidays. To guarantee availability, please submit your order by Friday, November 18, 2017. Questions? Please contact Vivian Rosenberg at vivianrose1@gmail.com

Items Offered: Please print and fill out this order form. (Order Form).  Either mail to the WWC c/o Garden Room or drop in Garden box w/your check made out to the Garden Room.

Club Day Luncheon – October 2017

Jane Green, NY Times bestselling author and Westport resident, spoke to Members and guests at the Westport Woman’s Club on Monday, October 2nd. Continue Reading

Scenes from WWC Lobsterfest – August 2017

Westport Woman’s Club Lobsterfest at the clubhouse at Ned Dimes Marina at Compo.  Perfect summer evening with good friends on  Sunday, August 13. (Photos by Pattie Takita).

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Scenes From Yankee Doodle Fair 2017

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Club Day Luncheon – May 2017

May Club Day consisted of a traditional May Tea.  Members donned their favorite festive hats to welcome Spring at the WWC.  Attendees enjoyed an assortment of delicious Tea Sandwiches: watercress cucumber, deviled egg, curried chicken, French ham and butter, tuna and vegetables on assorted breads, and mini desserts. Beautiful flowers adorned the Buffet Table.  In addition, Art from the WWC Art Show, was on display. Continue Reading

Scenes from WWC Art Show Fundraiser 2017

The Westport Woman’s Club’s held it’s Art Show fundraiser, curated by Miggs Burroughs at Bedford Hall on April 29 -30.  Art Show chair Jo Luscombe noted that this year’s show builds on last year’s success and continues the long WWC tradition of partnering with 14 local artists to generate sales for them and funds for local scholarships.  Westportnow Website Gallery. Continue Reading

Club Day Luncheon – April 2017

Guest Speaker for April Club Day was Lucia Gulbransen, an Image Consultant credentialed by the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City. Lucia presented a workshop entitled “Style Confidence at Any Age.” Continue Reading

Club Day Luncheon – March 2017

Sophie Helenek was the speaker at the WWC March Club Day Luncheon.  Sophie intertwined her mountaineering experience of climbing and reaching the top of Mt. Everest, with her financial-analyst skills in a fascinating presentation at the Westport Women’s Club. Her enthralling story captivated the audience. Continue Reading

WWC Ruegg Grant Proposals due March 1, 2017

The Ruegg Grant Committee of the Westport Woman’s Club invites local non-profit organizations to apply by March 1, 2017 for up to $5,000 in one-time funding of a 2017 project involving social services, health, safety, the arts or education. Key selection criteria include: a high-profile initiative that makes a continuing difference in the community and enhances the WWC name. Recent Ruegg Grant recipients include Project Return, Earthplace, ITN Coastal CT and Wakeman Town Farm. Continue Reading

February 6, 2017 Club Day Luncheon

Our February Club Day Luncheon with Philip Anthony DiConstanzo and Anya Liftig, presenting “The Art of Living the Role”, on the teachings of Acting Coach and Director Albert Pia.

WWC December 2016 Holiday Activities

The Westport Woman’s Club held their December Luncheon on Monday, December 5th.  Their guest speaker was distinguished Art Historian, Fiona Garland, who spoke about Titian’s “Venus of Urbino.”

The club was beautifully decorated for the holiday season, and the Garden Department held it’s annual Holiday Boutique in the living room.   Continue Reading

WWC Hosts ENCORE! Clothing Tag Sale – 2016

Many Westport vogue-to-vintage women’s, men’s and children’s clothing and accessories treasures are back for an encore at the Westport Woman’s Club’s ENCORE! Clothing & Accessories Tag Sale, Friday, October 28 and Saturday, October 29 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

This sale offers something for everyone at incredible prices. Expect a wide array of slightly used, gently worn suits, dresses, pants, jackets, blouses, sweaters, gowns, coats, scarves, shoes, jewelry, handbags and hats. Plus, the Boutique section will feature special garments, including formal wear not available elsewhere and not to be missed, for thrifty bargain seekers. Continue Reading

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk 2016

Team “Westport Woman’s Club participates in Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk.

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Bingo Bonanza at the Westport Woman’s Club 2016

An afternoon of fun was had by all at the Westport Woman’s Club Bingo Bonanza.

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WWC Lobsterfest 2016 – Enjoyed By All

The Westport Woman’s Club Annual Lobsterfest, organized by Jo Fuchs-Luscombe, was held at the Minuteman Yacht Club, Ned Dimes Marina, at Compo Beach this evening. Despite the weather, a wonderful time was had by all. Continue Reading

9th ANNUAL BLUES, VIEWS AND BBQ FESTIVAL – 2016

Our association with the Blues, Views, and BBQ Festival began back in 2008 during its first year and has continued for all 8 years. Since that time, the WWC has received over $14,000 from the Westport Downtown Merchants Association, the sponsor of this town-wide event. Over the last few years, this money was designated for our Food Closet. Continue Reading

The Westport Woman’s Club Board of Directors 2016-2017

The Westport Woman’s Club installed its new Board of Directors with Dorothy M. Packer leading as President for the 2016 – 2017 club year. Continue Reading