Author: Lucy Kragness

Week of December 12-16, 2022

Special Edition Programs Friday, December 16 Due to the uncertainty of the weather and the amount of snow we will receive and when it will stop, we have decided to cancel Friday’s program. Program Canceled Winter Notice and Safety Reminder Please use the outside handrails when 

Week of December 5-9, 2022

Winter Notice and Safety Reminder Please use the outside handrails when you are entering the building from Superior Street. Please use the handrails when you are going up and down the interior stairs. DWC follows the Duluth Public Schools emergency closing policy. When Duluth Public Schools are 

Week of November 28-December 2, 2022


Winter Notice and Safety Reminder

  • Please use the outside handrails when you are entering the building from Superior Street.
  • Please use the handrails when you are going up and down the interior stairs.
  • DWC follows the Duluth Public Schools emergency closing policy. When Duluth Public Schools are closed, DWC activities are canceled.

Programs

Friday, December 2
Cabaret Players
performing
Three Wise (M–) Women

You won’t want to miss our own
Cabaret Players as they perform
Three Wise Women,
a new take on a very old story.
Lunch begins at noon followed by the program at 1:00 pm
Please make your reservations to Jeri at
218-724-3168/info@duluthwomansclub.com
by noon on Wednesday, November
30

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Friday, December 16

Vicki Fingalson
accompanied by
Pianist, Teresa Vaughn
performing
Holiday Music

Come hear lovely holiday music to get you
in the spirit of the season!

Lunch begins at noon followed by the program at 1:00 pm

Please make your reservations to Jeri at
218-724-3168/info@duluthwomansclub.com
by noon on Wednesday, December 14


Programs will be held twice a month,
on the first and third Fridays of each month,
except in September because of the Labor Day Holiday
or if our speaker is not able to make it on a pre-scheduled Friday.


Special Events

Holiday Tea
Sunday, December 11, 1 p.m
$30

Join your friends for a traditional
Woman’s Club tea.  
Bring a guest!
Entertainment will be provided by the Duluth East High Choralaires!


December Community Outreach

Bentleyville Tour of Lights

Bentleyville is again recruiting for volunteers to staff their popcorn, hot chocolate, and cookie booths.
The link below connects you to the website where you can sign up for positions and shifts available.
Ask Me about the DWC stickers will be available to wear during your volunteer shifts.  
Spouses and friends may also volunteer.
https://www.bentleyvilleusa.org/volunteer-live/


Stay Tuned

Bingo fundraiser for the
Ronald McDonald House


Membership

Sunday Club Conversation
Sunday December 4th at 2PM 
**note earlier start time**

Join us for a fun and casual way to spend time together!  
Our conversation starter will be 
Holiday Traditions Past and Present
Bring an ornament or other item
to help illustrate your story.
Wine, dessert and great company
will be provided!
Friends are always welcome
Mary Overland, 218-393-5789 or overland.mary@gmail.com for questions


Photography Club

No photo walk this week


Tuesday
Bridge and Canasta
11:00 am – 3:30 pm
Lunch at 12 noon


Wednesday
Mah Jongg

1:30-3:30 pm


Earth laughs in flowers. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Covid Vaccination required to enter club, masks encouraged.


Pam Williams


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Week of November 21-25, 2022

Happy Thanksgiving! Health Protocol Update If you are not feeling well, please stay home. Masks are required for 5 days after you have been symptom free. In general, masks are encouraged. Programs Friday, December 2Cabaret PlayersperformingThree Wise (M–) Women You won’t want to miss our ownCabaret 

Week of November 14-18, 2022

Health Protocol Update If you are not feeling well, please stay home. Masks are required for 5 days after you have been symptom free. In general, masks are encouraged. Programs Friday, November 18Linda LeGarde GroverAnishinaabe NovelistandShort Story Writer Come listen as Linda LeGarde Grover discusses her novels and writing 

Week of November 7-11, 2022


Health Protocol Update

  • If you are not feeling well, please stay home.
  • Masks are required for 5 days after you have been symptom free.
  • In general, masks are encouraged.

Programs

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The Stories of Strong Women
Speaker Series

There are strong women all around us,
and we want to hear their stories!

Nov 10: Kristen Vake, Executive Director
Iron Mining Association of Minnesota
and former Anchor of
CBS local station Channel 3

Programs begin at 4:00 pm followed by
questions and/or discussion.
Wine and snacks will be served.

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Friday, November 18
Linda LeGarde Grover
Anishinaabe Novelist
and
Short Story Writer

Come listen as Linda LeGarde Grover discusses her novels and writing process.
Her books will be available for sale.
Lunch begins at noon followed by the program at 1:00 pm
Please make your reservations to Jeri at
218-724-3168/info@duluthwomansclub.com
by noon on Wednesday, November 16

Programs will be held twice a month,
on the first and third Fridays of each month,
except in September because of the Labor Day Holiday
or if our speaker is not able to make it on a pre-scheduled Friday.


Special Events

Save the Date

Christmas Tea
Sunday, December 11, 1 p.m


October Community Outreach

The Damiano Center 
Donate new, basic items
for Women and Children

Cotton or wool socks
Cotton underwear
T-shirts
Gloves/mittens
Warm hats
Scarves 

Please bring donations to DWC
before November 15th


Call Marisa with any questions
or if you want to help with delivery
(218) 310-6525


Photography Club

No walk this week.


Tuesday
Bridge and Canasta
11:00 am – 3:30 pm
Lunch at 12 noon


Wednesday
Mah Jongg

1:30-3:30 pm


Tuesday, November 8
The DWC Book Bunch 
10-11:30 am
Board Room

We will discuss The Giver of Stars
by JoJo Moyes
Karen Dock will lead


Plant kindness and gather love. Proverb

Covid Vaccination required to enter club, masks optional


Pam Williams


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Week of October 31 – November 4, 2022

Health Update Several of our membershave tested positive for Covid.In the interest of health safety,Tuesday Bridge and Canastahave been canceled for this week.All other eventswill occur as scheduled. Programs ******** Friday, November 4 Tami SiebertAlzheimer’s Associationwill discuss disease symptomsand new treatment protocols. Lunch begins at 

Week of October 24-28, 2022

A Friendly Reminder All events and programs must be coordinated through Jeri.If food will be served, please discuss plans with Jeri AND Gary Programs Stories of Strong Women Speaker Series Thursday, October 27    4:00 pm Classie Dudley, PresidentDuluth NAACP andExecutive Director,Community Action Duluth Enjoy wine 

Week of October 17-21, 2022


Tour of Homes Recap

Revenue (tickets and sponsors): $21,130.00
Expenses: -$4,032.53
Net Income: $17,097.47

Thank you to Ellie Dryer, Betty Sola and the Tour of Homes committee for their hard work in making the tour most successful!


Programs

Stories of Strong Women Speaker Series

Thursday, October 27    4:00 pm

Classie Dudley, President
Duluth NAACP 
and
Executive Director,
Community Action Duluth

Enjoy wine and snacks as you listen to Classie’s story.
There will a question and answer period and/or discussion after her presentation. 

Visitors, including spouses and partners, are welcome.

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Friday, November 4

Jenna Pogorels
Alzheimer’s Association

will discuss disease symptoms
and new treatment protocols.

Lunch begins at noon followed by the program at 1:00 pm

Please make your reservations to Jeri at
218-724-3168/info@duluthwomansclub.com
by noon on Wednesday, November 2

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Programs will be held twice a month,
on the first and third Fridays of each month,
except in September because of the Labor Day Holiday
or if our speaker is not able to make it on a pre-scheduled Friday.


Special Events

An Uplifting Experience!!

Lunch and Fashion Show
Sunday, October 22, 1 p.m., $30

Make your reservations to help the
Cabaret Players celebrate BRAS! 
Please make your reservations to Jeri at
218-724-3168/ info@duluthwomansclub.com
by noon on Friday, October 21

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Save the Date

Christmas Tea
Sunday, December 11, 1 p.m


October Community Outreach

The Damiano Center 
Donate new, basic items
for Women and Children

Cotton or wool socks
Cotton underwear
T-shirts
Gloves/mittens
Warm hats
Scarves 

Please bring donations to DWC
before November 1st


Call Marisa with any questions
or if you want to help with delivery
(218) 310-6525


Membership

Sunday Casual Conversations
November 6   3-5 pm
Club Living Room

Join us for coffee, wine, dessert, and chatter about past travels, plans for future travels and whatever else crosses our minds.
A fun way to get together! 

Contact Mary Overland with questions: 
218-393-5789/overland.mary@gmail.com


New 2022-2023 DWC Directories are available in the office.
Those not collected will be mailed to members.


Photography Club

End of Park Point Photo Walk: October 19

Time to explore the end of Park Point trail.

We will meet at 1 pm by Sky Harbor Airport, which is at the end of Minnesota Avenue on Park Point. It’s an easy walk in the old growth forest, and we will look for driftwood and other beach combing treasures along the lakeshore. Fun times in the fall forest! 
Hope you can join us!
Lucy Kragness will be happy to answer any questions you may have:
218-348-0475
lucykragness@gmail.com


Tuesday
Bridge and Canasta
11:00 am – 3:30 pm
Lunch at 12 noon


Wednesday
Mah Jongg

1:30-3:30 pm


Watch This Space

The Stories of Strong Women
Speaker Series

There are strong women all around us,
and we want to hear their stories!

Nov 10: Kristen Vake, Executive Director
Iron Mining Association of Minnesota
and former Anchor of
CBS local station Channel 3

Programs begin at 4:00 pm followed by
questions and/or discussion.
Wine and snacks will be served.


Bring me the sunset in a cup. Emily Dickinson

Covid Vaccination required to enter club, masks optional


Pam Williams


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Week of October 10-14, 2022

Programs Friday, Oct 14 Luncheon and Program Canceled Gary is on a well-deserved vacation in Florida this week! * * * Programs will be held twice a month,on the first and third Fridays of each month,except in September because of the Labor Day Holidayor if