Western Pocono Women’s Club Newsletter July 2024

Newsletter, Upcoming Club Reminders, and Information:

 • July 15th Meeting: Our meeting this month will feature Linda Koehler a local artisan and teacher. She will be teaching us about various types of creative painting methods and techniques. We will also be collecting pet food.

 Refreshments will be provided by Cathy B., Carol R., Sheri S., Claire N., and Carol E.

• July Out to Lunch –. We will be going to Frank’s Pizza in Kresgeville. Please text or call Fern S. by July 9th if you would like to go.

 • Quilts Made With Love– We will meet at the Sewing Room in the former Eldred School Building in Kunkletown on Thursday, July 18th from 9:30 – 2:30. We are working on Fall themed lap quilts. Please let Pat M. know if you will be there.

• Project Healing Waters- This event will be held on Wednesday, August 7th at Indian Mountain Rod & Gun club at 9:00. Greta W. and Joan B. are the co-chairs for this committee. They will be asking for volunteers to help serve breakfast & lunch and for donations of food items for the veterans. If you have any questions, please reach out to Greta or Joan.

 • Fair Updates and Info. – Fair dates are Sunday, August 18th through Saturday, August 24th. We will need help with stand clean-up, set-up, soup making, and clean-up after the fair is over.

 – Fair Updates-

Stand Clean up will be on Friday, August 9th at 8:00 a.m. at the fairgrounds.

– Soup Day will be Thursday, August 15th at Jerusalem Lutheran Church in Trachsville. There are two shifts: 8-10 am and 10-12 am. Fern S. will have a sign-up sheet at the July meeting. If you won’t be at the July meeting and want to sign up please contact Fern.

Sign-up Sheets- Isabel P. and Donna C. are working on the sign-up sheets for volunteers to work the stand during fair week. Please sign- up for 1-2 shifts if possible. There will be a sign-up sheet at the July meeting. If you won’t be at the meeting and need to sign up please contact Isabel or Donna.

 – Water- If you would like to donate bottled water this year, you only need to purchase one case of 24 – 16 ounce bottles. You can bring the case of water to Stand Clean Up Day, Soup Day, or the August meeting. You can also drop your donation off at Lisa A.’s house.

Refreshments- (If you are unable to prepare refreshments for the meeting, please find a replacement.)

August 12 Mary M., Joyce A., Cathy B., Gail S._________

September 16 Kris M., Pam B., Lisa E., Krystle M., and Anne G.

October 21 Lynne M., Lisa A., Stacy M., Joan B., and Donna C.

November 18 Michele H., Gail U., Sue S., Tonya W., and Shannon M.

July Birthday wishes to Pat W. (10), Kris M. (16), Shannon M. (25), and Isabel P. (31).

Out to Lunch:

August 1- Lynne M./Lisa A.

September 5- Mary M.

October 8- Fern S.

November 7- Vicki C.

December Christmas Party- no lunch

Upcoming Meetings:

  • August 12 • HOBY Student
  • September  16 .Gift of Life
  • Oct. 21 • Valor Clinic
  • Nov. 18 • Christmas Craft Night
  • December • Christmas Party