Month: September 2017

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 […]

PASSING THE CASH BASKET

PASSING THE CASH BASKET

At our October meeting members opened their wallets for contributions toward Christmas gifts for our Veterans at the Manchester Veterans’ Hospital. We collected $91 from our basket collection. Along with an anonymous donation and funds budgeted by the club, we will be able to provide […]

SERVING U.S. VETERANS

SERVING U.S. VETERANS

This September, the WSCW Veterans’ Project begins another year with plans for hosting a monthly coffee with muffins for residents of the Community Living Center at the Veterans’ Hospital in Manchester.  Bingo games every other month are also planned, along with an annual cookout and […]

‘WARMTH FOR WARRIORS” PROJECT

‘WARMTH FOR WARRIORS” PROJECT

“Warmth for Warriors” (www.warmthforwarriors.com) not only warms heads but also boosts morale with a “thank you” to United States soldiers being deployed overseas for anywhere from 9 to 12 months.  Asked what they would like, service men and women departing from Pease Air Base in […]

FIRST GUEST SPEAKER OF THE YEAR: CRITICALLY-ACCLAIMED AUTHOR

FIRST GUEST SPEAKER OF THE YEAR: CRITICALLY-ACCLAIMED AUTHOR

Guest speaker of our first meeting, September 6, 2017 at Windham Town Hall, was author Kat Howard. Kat gave a lively talk about her critically acclaimed book “Roses and Rot” and her other works in the fantasy, medieval, and science fiction genre. She answered members’ […]

Thank You Carol!

Thank You Carol!

At our May meeting Carol Settino, our outgoing president, was presented with a gift in appreciation for her work on the board for the last six years. Carol served two years as treasurer, two years as Vice-President, and two years as President. She has also […]

Windham’s 275th Birthday Celebration

Windham’s 275th Birthday Celebration

The WSCW participated in the 275th birthday party of Windham after the proclamation was read on Friday night. Giving out cupcakes, water, and party favors are Rebecca Howard, Maureen Homsey, Ruth Coole, and Valerie Bronstein.