Calendar

Woman’s Club Calendar

2016-2017
Meetings start at 1:30 P.M.
Menu (harvest design)

  
MonthActivity
SEPTEMBER26 Hwei-Ling Greeney, Founder and Executive Director, Amherst Community Connections: “Amherst Community Connections’ Housing First Project Update”
OCTOBER2 (Sunday) 3:00pm A re-enactment of Queen Victoria by Sally Mummey
Prepaid reservations: Libby Klekowski, 548-9134 or lklekowski@yahoo.com
Ways and Means Committee fund raiser
10 Amanda Barrow, acclaimed artist, will discuss her life, her work, and mono- type prints and show examples of her work
24 George Lewis, appraisal and consignment consultant for New England’s foremost auction house, Skinner, Inc.:  "The Recent Antiques and Fine Arts Markets-- What's Hot and What's Not"
NOVEMBER5 (Saturday): 6:00 pm Wine Tasting featuring Mount Warner Vineyards local
Prepaid reservations: Nancy Gregg, 549-1199 or nangregg@comcast.net 
Ways and Means Committee fund raiser
7 Jackie Tuthill, active member of the AWC as well as photographer and présenter at Five College Learning in Retirement, will share stories and slides of the relocation of the Quabbin houses.
21 Caleb Ives Bach, author of the spy/art heist novel, The Scam Artist: The Other Bosch, as well as former CIA operative and Deerfield Academy art teacher: “The Quincentenary & Mysteries of Hieronymus Bosch”
DECEMBER
JANUARY9 Thomas Decker, wildlife biologist with the US Fish and Wildlife Service:
“Wildlife of New England: Facts, Figures, and Myths”
23 Marietta Prichard, Amherst author, editor and volunteer at the Fisher House since 2007, will share her latest book, A Way to Go.
FEBRUARY6 Eric Bass & Inez Zeller Bass, Co-Artistic Directors, The Sandglass Theatre, Internationally known theater company specializing in combining puppets with music, actors, and visual imagery: “D-Generation: Creating Theatre from Stories Written by People with Dementia”.
20 Margaret Hanner, one of the few women involved in the early space program: “Adventures of a ‘Rocket Girl’: My experiences on NASA's first mission to Jupiter”
23 Back to 1914 - Slide show and talk by Ed Klekowski, Time 6:30 P.M. Book your reservation. $10 per person
MARCHFlower Show.Saturday,March 25,2017
Ways and Means Committee fund raiserAmherst Woman's Club Annual Spring Flower Show
6 Jon Western, Five College Professor of International Relations: “Syria and the Failure of International Response”
20 Jon Crispin, photographer/author of The Willard Suitcases, on his visual documentation of 400+ suitcases left behind by psychiatric patients at New York State’s 19 th - century Willard Asylum for the Insane: “Stories Inside the Suitcases”
APRIL10 Carl Erikson, accomplished artist, actor, musician, and writer: “The Joys of Creativity”
MAY8 Diana Peelle, soprano; Horace Moody, bass baritone.  Selections from "Des Knaben Wunderhorn" (Youth's Magic Horn) by Gustav Mahler (1860-1911)