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Memorial Day + Veterans Day = WWC AWARD 2018

WWC Members Christina McVaney (Current President) and Jeannette Tewey (Past VP, 2018 Memorial Day Float Organizer), accept an award at Westport Town Hall on November 11, 2018.  Presenting the award are Bill Vornkahl, President of the Westport Veterans Council (also Director of the 2018 Memorial Day Parade) and Betty Lou Cummings (Chief Judge for the […]

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WWC Club Day Luncheon – November 2018

The Westport Woman’s Club had as its guest speaker Diane Lowman, writer and author of her novel memoir-“Nothing But Blue”. Diane spoke to an audience of ninetyfive  Club Members who were in awe upon hearing her story of a nineteen-year-old Middlebury College sophomore embarking on a 10-week working trip aboard a German container ship with […]

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Garden Room Holiday Decorations Sale 2018

Order your Boxwood Trees and Wreaths from our own WWC Garden Club.   The Garden Room is preparing beautiful fresh wreaths, swags and boxwood trees for the holidays. To guarantee availability, please submit your order by Monday, November 19, 2018. Click here for order form  

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Westport Woman’s Club Hosts New Member Reception – September 2018

Women interested in joining The Westport Woman’s Club were invited to a New Member Reception in the WWC’s historic clubhouse.  New and prospective members learned about the WWC and its many opportunities for community service, fundraisers, special interest groups and monthly membership meetings with catered lunches and speakers.

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New President Leads Westport Woman’s Club 2018-2019

The Westport Woman’s Club welcomes Christina McVaney as its new President as the Club enters its 112th year of service, fundraising and philanthropy.  A Westport resident since 2007, Christina places great importance on giving back to her community.  She has served the WWC as co-chair of several fundraisers, including the club’s largest fundraiser, The Yankee […]

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Westport Woman’s Club Enjoys Annual Lobsterfest 2018

Westport Woman’s Club members and their families enjoy an annual summer tradition, a lobster dinner at the Ned Dimes Marina at Compo Beach on Sunday, August 19, 2018.  Click here to view  DanWoog06880 article.

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Westport Woman’s Club fundraiser – “Painting with a Twist” – 2018

Participants painted “Spring Stroll” at the WWC Spring Fundraiser, Painting with a Twist on May 2nd.   All proceeds will go to charitable, educational and public health services in Westport and surrounding towns.

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Scenes from WWC Art Show Fundraiser 2018

The WWC Art Show Opening Reception took place on Saturday, April 28th.  The show was curated by Miggs Burroughs. Jazz Vocalist Melissa Newman performed at the Reception.     Chair, Jo Fuchs Luscombe, noted this year’s event honors the late artist Bobbie Friedman, first wife of Drew Friedman. This year’s artists include Jen Greely, Bernie […]

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WWC Garden Department Program – February 2018

On Tuesday, February 6, Members of the WWC Garden Department created lovely flower arrangements for Valentine’s Day.

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Curio Cottage Thrift Shop – Volunteers Needed

Just another invitation to think about working one, or more, shifts at the Curio Cottage. With so many workers taking vacations, we really need extra workers during this time…and it really is fun! Hope to see many new workers. Just let Susan Loselle or Lorraine Feliciano,  know and we will put your name on the […]

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Mah Jongg Recognition 2017

In recognition of all the patient hours Audrey has spent teaching ladies Mah Jongg, the Mah Jongg group presented her with a Mah Jongg set which will be kept at the Club for any future players who don’t have a set.

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WWC 2017 Bunco Queen Crowned

Our July Bunco Night was a very special occasion. Leah Scherzer was crowned “Bunco Queen 2017,” much to her surprise!   Kim Reichert and Audrey Rabinowitz were named “Princesses” (also, much to their surprise!) We celebrated with delicious food prepared by Hostesses Kim and Leah.

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WWC Memorial Day Parade Float – Dry Run 2017

WWC Memorial Day Parade Float – Dry Run 2017

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WWC Garden Club Visits NY Botanical Garden – May 2017

On Tuesday, May 9, the Westport Woman’s Club Garden Club Members visited the NY Botanical Gardens and took a self-guide tour of the Chihuly Exhibit.     

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Wakeman Farm Dance 3-2017

Wakeman Farm Spring Dance at The Westport Woman’s Club.  See photos below.

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Gourmet Luncheon – March 2017

The Gourmet Group met Tuesday, March 21 and had a demonstration on various types of fried rice. The guest chefs were Ralph Hunt, John Zline and Sarah Crews (our granddaughter). In the clip, Jerry and Barbara Gladnick are watching and commenting on the cooking. The menu was Fried Rice with Shrimp, Thai Fried Rice and […]

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Holiday Decorations Sale – 2016

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, 2016.  Click here for:  Order Form.

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