Severn Town Club, Inc.

Southern District
Contact: info@severntownclub.org

2018-2020 Officers

President- Sheryn Blocher-  sherynblocher@verizon.net- 410-451-8421

1st Vice President- Debbie Mayer- debbiemayer1@verizon.net- 410-647-4644

2nd Vice President- Jan Stewart- jfayestewart@msn.com- 443-254-4415

Treasurer- Bonnie Mulieri- bmulieri@aol.com- 410-647-1295

Recording Secretaries- Brenda Biles- brenda.biles@gmail.com- 410-757-7725

Viki Liscinsky- clearspace15@gmail.com- 410-439-8250

Corresponding Secretary- Mary Milan- mmilan@ix.netcom.com 410-263-4490


The club meets monthly, September through May, on the 3rd Thursday of the month, at Champion Realty, 711 Bestgate Road, Annapolis. Most meetings start at 6:30 p.m., and feature speakers of interest in areas of the arts, conservation, home life, education and international affairs. Please contact a member for updated meeting schedules.

Upcoming Events

  • November 22, 2019-  56th Annual Holly Ball- Westin Annapolis Hotel.

    Cocktail hour, Dinner, Dancing 50-50 Raffle, Silent Auction.  This annual event benefits several local charitable organizations.

    For information: Contact Sheryn Blocher at sherynblocher@verizon.net

History of Severn Town Club

      The Severn Town Club was founded in 1937 as “The Junior Women’s Club of Annapolis and Anne Arundel County,” sponsored by the Women’s Club of Annapolis and Anne Arundel Country.  During these growing years, there was a Contact Chairman between clubs.  In 1946, we became a Senior Women’s Club and changed our name to the “Severn Town Club”, derived from the beautiful Severn River on whose banks Annapolis is situated.

      An application for membership in the Maryland Federation of Women’s Clubs (MFWC) was forwarded for approval with the stated object: “The object of the club shall be to promote common interests, to inform and develop its members, and to promote the welfare of the community”.  “The Club shall require no sectarian or political test for membership; shall not be a secret society; and shall not tolerate, either by practice or teaching, violation of national, state or local laws.”

      We were notified as of September 17, 1946, that the Severn Town Club was accepted by the Maryland Federation of Women’s Clubs, Inc. as a Senior Club.  This also made us a member of the General Federation of Women’s Clubs, Inc., (GFWC) the largest organization of women in the world.

      Club membership provides an opportunity to develop a wide variety of interests while participating in volunteer service projects within the community, such as sponsoring the Annual Holly Ball to raise funds for local charities. This will be the 47th year and this year the Ball’s proceeds will support the Anne Arundel Food Bank and Resource Center, as well as other local charities. Our recent Balls have supported Scholarship for Scholars, Arden House of the YWCA, Anne Arundel Medical Center’s Breast Cancer Center, the Neo-Natal Unit of the hospital, as well as Hospice of the Chesapeake, Boys and Girls Club of Annapolis, and Anne Arundel Community College Scholarships. Over the years the club has raised hundreds of thousands of dollars to support local charities.

      The heritage, which this Club enjoys, serves as an inspiration to the members who are genuinely willing to share the tasks.  What is past is Prologue… We look forward to the future. 

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