Montgomery Woman's Club, Inc., affiliated with
General Federation of Women's Clubs and Ohio Federation of Women's Clubs
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Organized in 1952, the Montgomery Woman's Club remains dedicated to community service and to the promotion of cultural and environmental endeavors within the local area. For details on Montgomery Woman's Club activities click on banner segments above.
The Montgomery Woman's Club is open to all women.
New members are always welcome.
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Bastille Day: The Club again supported the City of Montgomery annual Bastille day, held downtown Montgomery July 19th 2014. Club feature was a $500 (equivalent to about 372) raffle prize.
Click here for more scenes from the day, including surprized raffle winner!
The installation of the officers for 2014-2015 year.
This ceremony took place in May 2014. Accompanying the ceremony the members celebrated with a hat and tea party.
For more see Photo Album page .
2014-2015 Town Hall slate. This will be the 52nd season of the Lecture Series. Full details of the speakers are posted on Town Hall page. Venue and time are as previous series.
Sean Casey, Former Cincinnati Reds first baseman. October 8th and 9th, 2014.
Other Speakers' background:
Carol Leifer, award winning comedy writer (Seinfeld, Saturday Night Live, etc) and producer. November 12th and 13th, 2014.
Dr Eben Alexander, author of Best Selling book "Proof of Heaven". March 11th and 12th, 2015.
Clint Van Zandt, FBI profiler and author of "Facing Down Evil,Life on the Edge as an FBI Hostage Negotiator". His activities covered Branch Dividians in Waco, Timothy McVeigh, and the Unabomber. April 8th and 9th, 2015.
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Events from 2013-2014 year
See Writing Contest, Town Hall, Finery and Fleas, Downtown Decorating, Programs, below.
Annual Lunch for Sycamore International Students. See news story
Scholarship awards program was held onApril 17th 2014 at Terwilliger's Lodge. For details of program and scholarship awards see Scholarship page link above.
ALL NEW Antiques, Art and Mid-Century Modern Show and Sale.
Show dates: Saturday, April 26, 2014, 11.00am - 6.00pm
Sunday, April 27, 2014, 11.00am - 4.00pm
Location: Sycamore High School, 7400 Cornell Road, Cincinnati 45249
For more details see our Antiques and Art Show webpage
See news story
COMPLETED: 2013-2014 Season's Final Town Hall Lecture.
Michael Feinstein: A Morning/Evening with Michael Feinstein. April 9& 10, 2014 was a great finale to the series with outstanding music, songs, and the history of the muscicians, especially the Gershwins.
First Town Hall Lecture in Season 2013-2014
Dr Robert Ballard's lectures on 10/9 amd 10/10 covered the well known areas of Deep Sea Diving, Ocenography, and Techical Institutes, but also covered his passion for education, especially for the young. This latter interest is pursued with his Jason.org activity where advanced science projects are highlighted.
Here a delighted young fan met Dr Ballard after the Wednesday AM lecture.
Second Town Hall Lecture in Season 2013-2014.
Mara Liasson's lecture "The Changing Face of American Politics" on 11/13 and 11/14 was surely timely. Her comments from
such a deep and diverse background were well received.
Third Town Hall Lecture in Season 2013-2014.
John McPherson's talk: "Humor, a Powerful Form of Communication" 3/12 & 3/13, 2014, was a lively, humorous, and entertaining lecture. McPherson is the creator of the comic panel "Close to Home" which appears in over 700 papers around the globe.
November 21, 2013, 7:00 pm – November 21, 2013, 7:00 pm –Flower Arranging 101 by Beth Durban and Tammy Schuman.
Attendees were shown and involved in the practical art of flower arranging. Participants took home their work!
2013-2014 submissions completed.
This is an annual event sponsored by the Club for students in the Sycamore SchoolDistrict. The competition covers Short Stories and Poems with prizes for grades 1 through 12. More details in the poster (click to enlarge) below. Note the deadline of December 13th, 2013 for submitting. The information is also forwarded to the local schools.
The winning stories and poems were read by the contestant at the Club's Program of February20th 2014. This was a fun meeting. Members, contestants, and their families should not miss.
Winners of the Montgomery Woman's Club's writing contest. Feb 20th, 2014: Evelyn Cao, Victoria Debrosse, Delaney Greve, Olivia Paguirigan, Andrew Tan, Maria Shomo, Nicole Lim, Grace Deng, Anisa Khatana, Claire Atkinson, Olivia Rein, Jordan Bryant, Jordan Grace Overly, Neha Sunil, Libby Van Den Brink, Christine Zou. Additional winners not shown are: Michael Arentz, Katie Good, Sean Stevens, Parker Entrup, Alex Deyhle and Moriah Rachel Conan.
MWC members at Feb 20th meeting.
Support to N.E.E.D.S: the Club supports NEEDS with supply of food, and other essentials, and restocking the shelves.
Finery and Fleas.The Club ran another successful Finery and Fleas at Sycamore High School on October 25th, 2013. Look out for this next year: all types of household good, clothes, books, cakes and of course finery.
This annual event covers the Club's major contibution, along with City personnel and volunteers, to the Seasonal decorating of Downtown Montgomery. The decorating is preceded by the annual Fluffing where the wreaths, garlands, bows and sprigs are made ready for installation. Thanks to the Montgomery Inn for the lunch after the decorating was complete. For more phoptos see see Photo Album page
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Many of the club's events are reported in the Cincinnati Express where you can see event photos or read the current issue online.
Events from club year 2012-2013
For this and other years activities visit Archives page
The above Fundraisers support:
N.E.E.D.S THE SCRATCHING POST BLUE ASH/MONTGOMERY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA OUR DAILY BREAD BLUE ASH LIBRARY CINCINNATI FIRE MUSEUM CRAYONS TO COMPUTERS SYCAMORE HIGH SCHOOL AFTER PROM PARTY MARY MAGDALEN HOUSE CLOVERNOOK CENTER MEDICAL VOLUNTEERS OF CINCINNATI INTERFAITH HOSPITALITY NETWORK LOWER PRICE HILL COMMUNITY SCHOOL AMERICAN HERITAGE GIRLS, INC
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Town Hall Lecture Series
The Town Hall Lecture Series is published yearly in April/May, with lectures occurring in October, November, then March, and April of the following year. There are three presentation times for each lecture: Wednesday 11.00am, Wednesday 8.00pm, and Thursday 11.00am. Those on the mailing list will receive their application forms in the mail in September. If you are not on the mailing list for the series, you may apply for, or purchase, a ticket, and see further details by visiting our Town Hall Lecture Series page. Also check out this Town Hall page and the for information on past series.
In July the club supports the annual Bastille Day celebrations in Montgomery. A raffle is held with many prizes generously donated by local merchants.
Finery and Fleas
The annual upscale flea market, with significant finery, takes place on a Saturday in the Fall at Sycamore High School, 7400 Cornell Rd, Montgomery (directions here).
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For prior year activities visit Archives page
Also see Photo Albums under construction
Montgomery Woman's Club, Inc. -- PO Box 42114, Cincinnati, OH, 45242 -- Voicemail (513) 852-1901 -- Town Hall (513) 684-1632