Day meetings are held the second Tuesday of each month September through May. Day meetings begin at 10:30 a.m. at the LHWC Clubhouse, 110 N. Hammonds Ferry Rd., Linthicum.
A reminder: Lunch is $5.00 and is collected at lunchtime in October, November, December and February. No charge for pot-luck months, January and April. March: Annual Prayer Breakfast and the annual luncheon in May.
GENERAL MEETING - Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013 at - 10:30 A.M at the clubhouse.Daniel Carroll Toomey, author and historian, currently the guest curator at the B&O Railroad Museum in Baltimore, will be the guest speaker at the Nov.12 general meeting of the GFWC Woman's Club of Linthicum Heights. Meeting time is 10:30 a.m. at the clubhouse.
His most recent book, "The War Came By Train: The Baltimore and Ohio Railroad During The Civil War," commemorates the Civil War's 150th anniversary. Toomey, a seventh generation Marylander, is a graduate of the University of Maryland and has won numerous awards throughout the years for his many accomplishments.
With the holiday party season almost here, the club's Evening Group's speaker's topic will be Party Planning. John Burke of J. Burke Catering will present party and specific holiday presentations for hosts and their upcoming parties, dinners and other holiday events. He will also touch upon other aspects of party planning. The club's Holly Mart luncheon will be catered by Burke's Catering.
A REMINDER: Canned foods for the Christmas Baskets to NCEON (North County Emergency Outreach Network) can be brought to either meeting.
Have you been thinking about making up your Christmas list and pondering where to shop? Well, ponder no more, The GFWC Woman's Club of Linthicum Heights annual Holly Mart is being held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 7 at the Methodist Church on School Lane in Linthicum. Shoppers will find a bevy of items to chose from for those on their Christmas list. The fresh greens decorations have kept that group of women busy for weeks, for those who prefer to buy "fresh-made" decorations. For decorating inside and outside there will be fresh greens and various types of decorations for those who want ready-made. Shoppers will find many gift ideas at the mart including homemade candy and baked goods. For the customer interested in fashionable items, there will be jewelry, handbags and accessories. Customers will find Christmas decorations and glassware, and nice old treasures for gift giving or for themselves. Gingerbread houses will be there to decorate by children and adults! Look carefully, you might see Mr. and Mrs. Claus and their Elves! The holiday luncheon will be a real treat served by Joe Burke of Burke’s Catering. Tickets will be available at the October meeting. For information or to donate items, call Holly Mart co-chairs, Kim at 410-850-0774 or Rose at 410-859-3237.
December 10, 2013
The sounds of music will fill the clubhouse when the GFWC Woman's Club of Linthicum Heights meets on Tuesday, December 10 at 10:30 A.M.
The music will be presented by members' children and grandchildren. This appearance provides an opportunity for these young people to show off their talents.
The club is still collecting non-perishable food items for the North County Emergency Outreach Network (NCEON).
PLEASE NOTE: There will be no Evening Meeting in December.
Holiday Gala – "Winter Wonderland" will be held on Friday, December 13 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at the clubhouse. The evening features spectacular decorations, restaurant gourmet food, wine and non-alcoholic beverages and a live auction featuring fabulous items! Sponsors and patrons are being solicited for this event. Gala donation $30.00 - call Barbara at 410-859-0151 for tickets.