Author: Lucy Kragness

Week of October 3-7, 2022

Programs Friday, Oct 7 Fall Fiscal Meeting, 11:00 am Gretchen Meierwill speak on theUMD Olga Lakela Herbarium Luncheon begins at noonProgram begins at 1:00 pmPlease make your reservations to Jeriat 218-724-3168 or info@duluthwomansclub.comby noon on Wednesday, Oct 5. * * * Friday, Oct 14 Emily FordGlensheen 

Week of September 26 – September 30, 2022

Programs Friday, Oct 7 Fall Fiscal Meeting, 11:00 am Gretchen Meierwill speak on theUMD Olga Lakela Herbarium Luncheon begins at noonProgram begins at 1:00 pmPlease make your reservations to Jeriat 218-724-3168 or info@duluthwomansclub.comby noon on Wednesday, Oct 5. * * * Please make certain to let 

Week of September 19 – September 23, 2022


Programs

Friday September 23

Blake Romenesko, President
Duluth Preservation Society
will speak on the

2022 Top Ten Endangered Historic Properties in Duluth

Luncheon begins at noon
Program begins at 1:00 pm
Please make your reservations to Jeri
at 218-724-3168 or info@duluthwomansclub.com
no later than noon on Wednesday, September 21

* * *

Join us for the Fall Fiscal Meeting
Friday, Sep 30 at 11:00 am

A casual lunch will follow this no-program Friday at noon.
Get up-to-date info on our finances
and stay for lunch with friends.

Please make your reservations to Jeri
at 218-724-3168 or info@duluthwomansclub.com
by noon on Wednesday, Sep 28.

* * *
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.


For those who want to attend
the Catalyst Stories and Shows Festival 
Sep 28-Oct 1,
receive 25% off the cost of your tickets and badges
using promo code duluthwomen
Find full schedule and story descriptions: https://www.catalystories.org/


New date: 
Thursday, September 29, 4-7 pm

Cabi Fashion Showcase and Happy Hour

See what’s hot for fall while you have a glass of wine and snacks with friends!
You won’t want to miss it!


Building and Grounds

Thank you to Jeannie Bruno
for the lovely and creative
fall decorations
at the entrance to our building!


Our DWC Directory is available! 

Distribution started at the
September 10th lunch meeting
and will continue through September
at club meetings and mailings beyond!


Photography Club

No walk this week


Tuesday
Bridge and Canasta
Lunch at 12 noon


Lessons

Duplicate Bridge: September 22nd

To any of you who are interested in learning Duplicate Bridge, Tom and Bonnie Malterer will be teaching such a class through Duluth Community Ed at Ordean Middle School.
Each class starts with a short discussion followed by lots of card play.
The class is specifically intended for people who know how to play basic bridge but want to learn how to play Duplicate, or who want to improve their Duplicate skills.

Beginning Bridge: September 29th

If you’ve never played bridge but want to learn,
a beginning bridge class will also be offered through Community Ed.
Karen Siegfried will assist in teaching.

To register for either class 
contact: Julie Gandt
Phone: 218-336-8760, ext 1
or email julie.gandt@isd709.org


Wednesday
Mah Jongg

1:30-3:30


The Book Bunch (DWC Book Club)
Tuesday, Oct 11, 10:00 am
DWC Board Room

Nancy Otos will lead a discussion on
The Lincoln Highway by Armor Towles 
All members and prospective members welcome! 
Questions/concerns to 
Nancy Otos (218-525-0069/nancyotos@gmail.com)   
or 
Karen Dock (218-349-4359/dockdk827@aol.com)


Watch This Space

The Stories of Strong Women
Speaker Series

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

Oct 27: Classie Dudley, President
Duluth, Minnesota Branch
of the NAACP

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.


In Sympathy

We mourn the passing of long-time member,
Joanne Hagen on Sep 14


Earth laughs in flowers. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Covid Vaccination required to enter club, masks optional


Pam Williams


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Week of September 12 – September 16, 2022

Programs Friday September 23 Blake Romenesko, PresidentDuluth Preservation Societywill speak on the2022 Top Ten Endangered Historic Properties in Duluth Luncheon begins at noonProgram begins at 1:00 pmPlease make your reservations to Jeriat 218-724-3168 or info@duluthwomansclub.comno later than noon on Wednesday, September 21. Programs will be held twice 

Week of September 5 – September 9, 2022

Community Activities-Alzheimer’s Walk Walk to End Alzheimer’s-Twin Ports AreaWalk with the DWC Team onSaturday, September 10th Meet at the DECC-Pioneer Hall Entrance A 350Registration 1:00 pmOpening Ceremony 2:00 pmBring a friend!Don’t want to walk? Come meet us at the starting point to enjoy the opening ceremonies and cheer our team 

Week of August 29 – September 2, 2022


Community Activities-Alzheimer’s Walk

Walk to End Alzheimer’s-Twin Ports Area
Walk with the DWC Team on
Saturday, September 10th

Meet at the DECC-Pioneer Hall 
Entrance A 350
Registration 1:00 pm
Opening Ceremony 2:00 pm
Bring a friend!
Don’t want to walk? Come meet us at the starting point to enjoy the opening ceremonies and cheer our team as they begin the walk!
Afterward, gather at Tavern on the Hill to celebrate our participation. Non-walkers come about 3:30 pm. 
Register on-line at
http://act.alz.org/goto/DuluthWomansClub
Team: Duluth Woman’s Club
Team Captain: Marisa Hoogenakker
risamarceau@gmail.com
(218) 310-6525
More information can be found on posters at the club, and Jeri will have forms and envelopes for those who would rather write a check to donate.


Programs

Friday Programs begin September 9

Philip Gilpin
CEO/Executive Director of Catalyst Story Institute
will discuss how we communicate and how his company helps story-telling artists get their stories in front of audiences. 

Luncheon begins at noon
Program begins at 1:00 pm
Please make your reservations to Geri
at 218-724-3168 or info@duluthwomansclub.com
no later than noon on Wednesday, September 7.

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.


Membership

Thank you to all members, guests and Jeri for making the Membership Open House such a fun and friendly success! We can’t wait to have another in a couple of months.


Photography Club

No Photography Club this week.


Tuesday
Bridge and Canasta
Lunch at 12 noon


Wednesday
Mah Jongg

1:30-3:30


Watch This Space

Cabi Fashion Showcase
Thursday, September 15, 3-7 pm

You won’t want to miss shopping for your fall fashions.


It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves. William Shakespeare

Covid Vaccination required to enter club, masks optional


Pam Williams


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Week of August 22 – August 26, 2022

Membership Please join us for a casual meet and mingle for new, trial and prospective members. Thursday, August 25, 4-6 pmDWC Clubhouse2400 E Superior St This is a great time to learn more about club activities and join current members for wine, coffee, tidbits and conversation!proof of vaccination required Call/email Mary 

Week of August 15 – August 19, 2022

Membership Please join us for a casual meet and mingle for new, trial and prospective members. Thursday, August 25, 4-6 pmDWC Clubhouse2400 E Superior St This is a great time to learn more about club activities and join current members for wine, coffee, tidbits and conversation!proof of vaccination required Call/email Mary 

Week of August 8 – August 12, 2022


Membership

Please join us for a casual meet and mingle for new, trial and prospective members.
 
Thursday, August 25, 4-6 pm
DWC Clubhouse
2400 E Superior St

This is a great time to learn more about club activities and join current members for wine, coffee, tidbits and conversation!
proof of vaccination required

Call/email Mary Overland, membership chair
overland.mary@gmail.com or 218-393-5789


Community Activities-Alzheimer’s Walk

Walk to End Alzheimer’s-Twin Ports Area
Walk with the DWC Team on
Saturday, September 10th

Meet at the DECC-Pioneer Hall 
Entrance A 350
Registration 1:00 pm
Opening Ceremony 2:00 pm
Bring a friend!
Don’t want to walk? Come meet us at the starting point to enjoy the opening ceremonies and cheer our team as they begin the walk!
Afterward, gather at Tavern on the Hill to celebrate our participation. Non-walkers come about 3:30 pm. 
Register on-line at
http://act.alz.org/goto/DuluthWomansClub
Team: Duluth Woman’s Club
Team Captain: Marisa Hoogenakker
risamarceau@gmail.com
(218) 310-6525
More information can be found on posters at the club, and Jeri will have forms and envelopes for those who would rather write a check to donate.


Photography Club

No Photography Club this week.


Tuesday
Bridge and Canasta
Lunch at 12 noon


Wednesday
Mah Jongg

1:30-3:30


Watch This Space

Cabi Fashion Showcase
Thursday, September 15, 3-7 pm

You won’t want to miss shopping for your fall fashions.


One thorn of experience is worth a whole wilderness of warning. James Russell Lowell

Covid Vaccination required to enter club, masks optional


Pam Williams


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Week of August 1 – August 5, 2022

Neighbors Night OutTuesday Aug 2, 5:00-7:30 pmat our home, the Club Enjoy a great dinner, have fun with friends, play lawn and table games, enjoy music, meet our neighbors, and learn what’s happening at the club. Please bring your own wine or fixings for mixed drinks. Nonalcoholic