Monday, August 21, 2023, Noon – Opening the Season Once Again with an Elegant Tea, Edgeworth Club
What joy is my Woman’s Club tea
Tasty treats for my friends and me
We sip and we chat; we wear a grant hat
Made from sparkles and pearls from the sea!
Join us for our annual elegant tea in the beautiful Edgeworth Club ballroom. Don your favorite chapeau or not; all will enjoy a delightful and delicious afternoon.
Monday, September 18, 2023, Noon – No-Knead Breadmaking, Edgeworth Club
Need bread? How about some homemade, no-knead bread? What a treat! Our Woman’s Club members Dr. Verna Corey and President Judy Haluka will walk us through the steps of making delicious, easy bread in our own kitchen. Taste the result as well! Be a part of the baking fun with Verna and Judy.
Monday, October 9, 2023, Noon – Virtuosos and Anecdotes, Edgeworth Club
Some of the most talented musicians in the United States are right here in Pittsburgh. Christopher Wu, the Nancy & Jeffery Leininger First Violin Chair, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and three of his colleagues will join us today. They will display their incredible musical talent and share insights into the music and the instruments that make it. Don’t miss this one! It is one of the highlights of our season.
Monday, November 20, 2023, Noon – Moon Township History, Edgeworth Club
Last season we explored the history of Sewickley. Now it is Moon Township’s turn to be in the spotlight. Harry Java, Moon Township Historical Society will explain how the municipality got its start in 1788. It is one of the oldest townships in Allegheny County. Harry, regaled in a period costume, will continue to discuss how the beautiful landscape was developed into farms and estates. Harry is a stockpile of information; the answers to your questions about the history of Moon Township will be at your fingertips today.
Monday, December 11, 2023, Noon, Edgeworth Club, Annual Christmas Party
Be prepared to step into a winter wonderland at the Edgeworth Club. Join your fellow Woman’s Club members and your invited guests for a wonderful celebration of the season. A special holiday menu will be served. Tune up your pipes for a good old-fashioned Christmas Carole sing-along.
Monday, January 15, 2024, Noon – Touring Africa, Edgeworth Club
“Lions and tigers and bears, Oh My!” Carole Ford will tell us all about the exotic wild animals that she encountered on her African Safari. Carole, a longtime member of the Woman’s Club and one of our past presidents, is a gifted speaker. Take a vicarious vacation with your friends as she vividly recounts this memorable trip.
Monday, February 5, 2024, Noon – Marketing the Presidency – 125 Years of Presidential Artifacts, Edgeworth Club
Steve Mihaly has been a local collector of presidential memorabilia for more than 50 years. He has accumulated one of the largest artifact collections in the country. Steve’s program is a visual tour of the interesting and odd items that the candidates used to attract voters. His presentation is historical and fun. Let’s celebrate our United States’ Presidents in February.
March at Montour Heights Country Club, Date to be Announced
At the suggestion of a number of members, we are changing the venue and time for this one! Montour Heights Country Club will be hosting either a hors d-oeuvres or buffet dinner with a cash bar. The ample parking will allow you to easily attend and invite your guests (including husbands) who may not be able to join us on a weekday afternoon. Entertainment has not yet been finalized but, all possibilities promise a special addition to the evening (or Sunday afternoon). This one remains up in the air because we want to seek additional input from the membership.
Monday, April 15, 2024, Noon – Spring Thrift Store Fashion Show, Edgeworth Club
It’s TAX DAY! Feeling the pinch? We are planning to share some great ways to make fashionable outfits from purchases at thrift shops. The fashions on display will be auctioned at the end of the afternoon to benefit one of our charities. Our own WCSV members will be modeling the great outfits. So if you have ever dreamed of hitting the “runway” let us know – this is your chance! Spring is the perfect time for a fashion show and sprucing up your wardrobe with affordable, recycled items is a great way to do it!
Monday, May 20, 2024, Noon – Harmonist’s History – Outing to Old Economy Village
The historic village of Old Economy is a National Historic Landmark and so close to most of our homes. But, what do we really know about the Harmonists’ lifestyle? Let’s take an afternoon to step back in time. We will immerse ourselves in the history, architecture, customs, and crafts of the area. Lunch will continue with the theme as we serve Eastern European and German comfort food selections. For those who desire, a self-guided tour of the site will end the afternoon, so wear comfortable shoes. See you there!
June – Picnic Under the Tent – Montour Heights Country Club
What heralds the start of summer better than a picnic? We are kicking off summer under the big tent at Montour Heights Country Club. Many of you have enjoyed picnics here with us in the past. Picnic food prepared by the chef at the grill along with all the necessary fixin’s and sides while we enjoy the rolling hills of the breathtaking golf course.