Meetings are usually held the second Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. at St. Mark’s Church Hall, 15 Pearl Street, Mystic. Information as follows:
Speakers for 2017-2018
September 14: A representative from the Y will speak on the plans for the improvement of the Mystic Y facility
October 12: Carol Mahier RN MSN will speak on the Center for Hospice Care, help in facing difficult times.
November 9: Birthday Dinner. Location to be announced. Remember to save purses and jewelry for December’s gift to women in the shelter.
December 14: Lee Paradis, director and founder of Horses Healing Humans will update us on their new therapy programs for vets. We will prepare the purses for Judy to give to homeless women.
January 11: Author Anastasia Goodman, a Russian born author, will speak on her experience as an author.
February 8: We will have a discussion among the membership and assemble goodie bags for women at Bright Futures. Please bring: washcloths, soap, toothpaste, toothbrushes, shampoo, conditioner, hand cream and any other small item you think might be useful. There is no need to bring more than one or two of these, but everything will be donated.
March 8: Brian Chidley, sponsor of the Fitch High School Robotics Team will bring students to update us on their success. They receive annual grants from us.
April 12: Dr. Robert Rafka returns to talk about the excitement of composting.
May 10: Grant Distribution Presentation
June 14: dinner, again location to be determined.