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Christmas Raffle

Christmas Raffle

Come to the Annual Tree Lighting Festivities at the Windham Town Hall on Sunday, December 7 from 3 to 6 p.m. Santa will arrive by fire engine at 3 p.m. Maybe you will be the winner of WSCW’s exciting Children’s Raffle Basket created by Mary…

NOVEMBER MEETING

NOVEMBER MEETING

On Wednesday, November 6, WSCW members were treated to an outstanding program of traditional Irish music and storytelling by NH Humanities presenter Jordon Tirrell-Wysocki. Many members were tapping their feet to the lively tunes played on the fiddle. He used the guitar to accompany his…

NOVEMBER COAT DRIVE

NOVEMBER COAT DRIVE

On Saturday, November 2, WSCW held its 2nd Coat Drive of the year. Thanks to the generosity of Windham residents and neighboring communities, 866 coats, sweaters and miscellaneous items were collected. Monique Niemaszyk from St. Mark’s Parrish in Londondonerry organized the parishioners and collected 100…

ANNUAL HARVEST FESTIVAL

ANNUAL HARVEST FESTIVAL

Many thanks to Cheryl Haas and her volunteers for a terrific Harvest Festival on October 19. It was a great community event! Thank-you Windham friends for your support at our Bake Table and thank-you Ruth Bellizzi for organizing it again this year. Pictured: Cecelia Miceli…

OCTOBER MEETING: WINDHAM’S HELPING HANDS

OCTOBER MEETING: WINDHAM’S HELPING HANDS

At the October 2, 2019 meeting, guest speaker Patti Letizio, co-president of Windham’s Helping Hands, explained the community outreach her organization provides. She described some of the many services such as Support for Families Fighting Cancer, Back to School Clothing and Supplies, Winter Coats, Thanksgiving…

OCTOBER COAT DRIVE

OCTOBER COAT DRIVE

On Saturday, October 5, WSCW held its first Coat Drive of the year. Thanks to the generosity of Windham residents, 822 coats, sweaters and miscellaneous items were collected. They will be  distributed to Shepherd’s Pantry in Windham, New Horizons in Manchester and two organizations in…

DONATION TO NESMITH LIBRARY

DONATION TO NESMITH LIBRARY

Ruth-Ellen Post, President of the Woman’s Service Club of Windham, presented Sylvie Brikiatis, Director of Nesmith Library and Laura Montgomery, Book Group Liaison, with a check for two “Reads To Go” book bags. The New Hampshire “Reads To Go” Program makes book discussion kits, containing…

SEPTEMBER MEETING: Hero Pups

SEPTEMBER MEETING: Hero Pups

Pictured: Haven, Laura Barker, Nancy Greenberg At the September 4, 2019 meeting Laura Barker, Director of “Hero Pups,” spoke passionately about raising and training service pups to place them with veterans and first responders who are dealing with PTSD, anxiety, and service-connected challenges. WSCW provided…

School Supplies for Golden Brook

School Supplies for Golden Brook

Photo: Ruth Bellizzi At the September 4, 2019 meeting, WSCW members generously contributed large quantities of pens, pencils, markers and other school supplies to be donated to Golden Brook School. Post Views: 222

ICE CREAM SOCIAL AT THE VETERAN’S ADMINISTRATION

ICE CREAM SOCIAL AT THE VETERAN’S ADMINISTRATION

On Wednesday, July 31, the WSCW sponsored an Ice Cream Social at the Community Living Center at the Manchester V A. Most of the residents enjoyed vanilla, chocolate, strawberry or butter crunch ice cream sundaes made to order. There was a wide variety of toppings…