Please join us for our Charity Auction on November 14th, 2018 @ 7:00 pm. It will be held at the Kentwood Public Library in the conference room. This our biggest fundraiser of the year and the most important. Money raised at the auction will be used to fund this year’s scholarship recipient. The scholarship is given to a deserving Kentwood Resident Senior to help with higher education costs. There have been some terrific items to bid on in past auctions. Some of the items were as follows: wine baskets, gift certificates, gourmet candies, fine jewelry, etc.
We hope you can join us for an enjoyable evening, and an opportunity to help an area young woman work toward a successful future. Don’t forget, the fun starts around 7:00 at the:
Kentwood Public Library 4950 Breton Road SE Kentwood, MI 49508
We’ll see you there!
Honoring Betty Ford's 100th Birthday
Joanne Monnier has planned an outing to the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum for Saturday, November 17 at 10:00 am. This outing will be an opportunity for attendees to see this limited exhibit celebrating Betty Ford’s 100th Birthday Celebration. The name of the exhibit is called, “In Step With Betty Ford: A Celebration of her Centennial.” Mrs. Ford was a pioneer, and was intregal in setting up the Betty Ford Substance Abuse Clinics. In addition, her candidness about her own breast cancer diagnosis gave way for the Betty Ford Breast Care Services. The museum exhibit will give an indepth look into the life of this extraordinary woman. The cost is $7.00. A sign-up sheet will be at the next Kentwood Women’s Club meeting.
Please join us for this interesting opportunity and possibly lunch afterward too.
NEWS AND NOTES
Holiday Decor and Ornament Exchange
Our December meeting will include a Christmas decoration and ornament exchange. You can bring an ornament or any other holiday decoration item for the exchange. The cost should be not more than $1o.oo. The item needs to be wrapped or in a holiday bag. Don’t forget to put your name inside the package!
We will again this year be collecting items for the food bank. Due to a great lacking, we will be focusing on Women’s products. Items can include, but are not limited to, deodorant, feminine products, body wash, shampoo, and/or conditioner. Any item(s) that you can donate will be greatly appreciated. We will continue this all year. Please bring your donations to any of the monthly meetings and your donations will be brought to the food bank from there. And, as always, THANK YOU!