Week of November 15 – 20, 2021

November 19, 2021

DWC Closing Until January

The club will be closing until January. The board will meet later in December to determine if it is safe to open.

November 15, 2021

Events Cancelled This Week

Due to a Covid exposure at the DWC all events this week are cancelled. The Board will determine when events will resume. If you have any Covid symptoms please get tested. 

Tuesday, November 17th Governing Board 
Zoom 9:30 am

Kathy LaTour will be out of the office for the next two weeks. 
 The Governing Board will work to make these next two weeks as smooth as possible.
Contact Patty Miller if you have questions; 724-3651 or pattymiller13@icloud.com or a board member.
We thank you for your patience.

Thank you from Lynn Bentfield
Sale of Lot

Besides the generosity of Ellie and Craft Dryer and Joy Miller I want to acknowledge others:
     Thank you to our President Patty for attending many meetings, mostly outdoors and in the cold of last winter, just planning the survey and getting the Planning Commission to pass our plan was a feat … plus she quickly learned Authentisign and had to sign numerous documents along the process, plus countless correspondence to deal with in regards to decisions best for the Club.
     Also, Char Taylor stepped in immediately to pay for our power bill so we could proceed in order to update our power, remove the power pole in the way of where the Ness family will build so we could bury the power lines. Also, we will join forces in a ground box instead of the aerial lines all over.  Aerial is so susceptible to tree limbs and weather. She  immediately deposited our lot proceeds check.

Kathy LaTour also had a lot of extra correspondence plus arranging with me to get the electricians in to work on things, and we are not done yet. Electricians still need to ground our water pipes, connect the 2 new power boxes outside with new safety levers … so our building will actually be a lot safer.
It was indeed a group effort in getting our lot sale completed.

Watch This Space

What!  Luncheon in the evening, how could that
be possible?!

Your Duluth Womans Club created a new program luncheon, albeit in the evening. Just like our popular presentation luncheons on Friday at noon sharp, we created a new time together on Thursday evening, December 2 at 5:00 pm. Same deal with great food, a must-hear presentation, and friends-meeting-friends at our club house on Superior Street…all for $20.
The Deal:  If you cannot attend during the day on Friday, Diane Kaarbo will present her program, Holiday Décor Hacks, Thursday evening. Beth will prepare a light dinner. And yes, those attending on Thursday night will have the opportunity to make a snow globe ornament for $10 (cost of materials). We must have a minimum of 10 members to offer the evening program. Please make your reservations with Kathy LaTour, by phone (218-724-3168) or via email (klatour@duluthwomansclub.com) but make sure you mention you will attend the Thursday evening program. Need TWO snow globes or curious what Beth’s light-dinner might be? Come to both sessions.
You can do this; just don’t call it lunch!

Looking for DWC Volunteers to help Duluthians
get into the holiday spirit!

Volunteer in the popcorn building at Bentleyville on Monday, November 29th or Monday, December 13th 4-9 pm.
Dates to ring the Salvation Army bell at Mt. Royal
coming soon!
Contact Marisa this week if you wish to participate.

Thursday, December 2nd
Light Dinner 5 pm, 6 pm Program
Diane Kaarbo. Holiday Décor Hacks
Make & Take $10, Hanging Snow Globe
*Minimum 10 people*

Friday, December 3rd
Noon Lunch, 1 pm Program
Diane Kaarbo, Holiday Décor Hacks
Make & Take $10, Hanging snow globe 

Friday, December 10th
Christmas Tea
More information to follow

Thursday, December 16th
Noon Lunch, 1 pm Christmas Program
“Christmas Wonders” by Vicki Fingalson
This uplifting program will have us dreaming
of a White Christmas. Invite others!

Photo Club with Lucy Kragness

No photo walk this week — looks like a Woefully Windy Wednesday. Trails are closed until the ground freezes.

Check the new Directory to see if your email and phone number are correct. If you need to update please contact Pam Williams at 202-352-8168

“I wonder if the snow loves the trees and fields that it kisses them so gently? And then it covers them up snug, you know, with a white quilt; and perhaps it says, ‘Go to sleep, darlings, till the summer comes again.'”
-Lewis Carroll

Rolene Lampi

Vice President/Program Chair

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