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Welcome

Welcome

The purpose of this organization is to contribute to the educational, cultural, and charitable needs of this community, and to enhance the social life of its members. In so doing, it will not promote or support any political cause, party, or individual. We were formerly […]

Wednesday November 7, 2018 Meeting

Wednesday November 7, 2018 Meeting

The Upper Room – The Upper Room is a Family Resource Center in Derry that provides children and families with critical resources. Find out about HiSET, Young Adult Youth Strategies, the Rejuvenate and Reflections programs – benefiting families and communities. Post Views: 22

October 3, 2018 Guest Speaker

October 3, 2018 Guest Speaker

At the October 3 meeting, singer-actress Deborah Anne Gross gave a captivating portrayal of New Hampshire’s own pre-Civil War abolitionist and women’s rights activist Abby Hutchinson, with songs, ballads, hymns, and fascinating stories from that tumultuous period in our history.  This was a NH Humanities […]

THANK YOU, WINDHAM! THE OCTOBER COAT DRIVE SERVED MANY

THANK YOU, WINDHAM! THE OCTOBER COAT DRIVE SERVED MANY

It was another successful drive!  We collected 787 items from collection points at Shaw’s Market in Windham, the Nesmith Library, the Co-Op Kindergarten, plus drop-ins at Town Hall. The charities benefiting were: Windham’s Shepherds Pantry, “Renew” in Derry, Sonshine Soup Kitchen in Derry, Adult Learning […]

DONATION TO NESMITH LIBRARY

DONATION TO NESMITH LIBRARY

Polly Chervincky, President of the Woman’s Service Club of Windham, presents Diane Mayr, co-assistant director of Nesmith Library, with check for two “Reads To Go” book bags.  The New Hampshire “Reads To Go” Program makes book discussion kits, containing 15 books and discussion questions, available […]

GUEST SPEAKERS SHARE COMMUNITY GOALS

GUEST SPEAKERS SHARE COMMUNITY GOALS

At our September 5th, 2018 monthly membership meeting, two guest speakers — Diane Carpenter, a founder and officer of the Windham Endowment for Community Advancement, and Dianna Fallon, a founder and officer of Friends of Moeckel Pond — shared heartening news of their respective organizations’ […]

NEW OFFICERS FOR 2018-19

NEW OFFICERS FOR 2018-19

At the May 2nd meeting, the main order of business was the installation of officers and directors for the coming year.  The officers are: President – Polly Chervincky; Vice President – Ruth-Ellen Post; Recording Secretary – Valerie Bronstein; Corresponding Secretary – Laurie Howell; Treasurer – […]

Volunteer of the Year

Volunteer of the Year

Carol Settino was named volunteer of the year at our April meeting. She joined our club in 2010 and served 6 years on the executive board, first as treasurer, then as Vice President, and finally as President. She took over our newsletter in 2015 and […]

“WINDHAM” TOTE BAGS

“WINDHAM” TOTE BAGS

Windham residents — do you have your Windham Tote Bag yet?  Large and roomy, they travel beautifully with a securely zippered top, an accessible outside pocket, and the name of your hometown proudly emblazoned on the front.  Buy one for yourself, for a unique holiday […]