Florence Woman's Club
Welcome to the Florence Woman's Club Website!
We hope you will take a little time to learn about this dynamic group of Northern Kentucky women. We are a member of the General Federation of Women's Club, the GFWC.
The Club generally meets the third Tuesday of the month, beginning at 1:00 pm. Meetings will be held at the New Gathering House of the Florence Nature Park, located at 7200 Nature Park Dr. (off Banklick St.) Florence, KY beginning mid year of 2021. Come early, enjoy a light lunch and to network!
The Florence Woman’s Club is an organization that was formed in 1954. We have dedicated over 65 years of community service, benefiting numerous charities serving Northern Kentucky and Greater Cincinnati.
We collaborate on a variety of community service projects and sponsor one major fundraiser per year plus service projects that promote education, conservation, arts, public issues, and international outreach in the community. The members have become friends over the years, so our meetings are really enjoyable. We feel blessed to have many dynamic members of all ages with a strong sense of friendship, as well as a common purpose to help those in need. Our Club flower is the hyacinth.
News and Events
Greetings to all our FWC Members and guests! Hopefully, with the new Covid vaccine and a New Year of 2021, our lives and world will be a much better place...😇
In Person Meetings and Zoom
Sharon will send via email out the details for our next LIVE, IN PERSON lunch meeting for July 20th at 12:30 at Florence Nature Center Gathering House. Lana Kay Brueggen and Chris Sturgil are hostesses this time. Speaker will be a volunteer from the Ohio River Foundation speaking about "Save Our Parks, Restoration, Education and Advocacy".
In the meantime, we are hoping to see you all on July 20th, 12:30 PM, for our regular lunch and in person meeting at the Gathering House for our meetings. (Libraries are still closed for club meetings.)
Sharon has started a Facebook Page for the Florence Womans Club. Check it out, click on the Link on this page, and "LIKE US" on Facebook!
We are all so proud of our Joyce Foley, Vice President of the Club, and past President, for receiving the State award for Outstanding Club Member for GFWCKY! Congratulations Joyce! Job well done! She received her award at Tousey House at our April 20 meeting, presented by Teresa Schmidt, President of GFWCKY
We will now have our Annual Luncheon set for Tuesday, September 21st, 2021, at Triple Crown Country Club. Our guest speaker will be Mary Tignor from the Dragonfly Foundation. Menu and details to follow!
October 16th is the GFWC Luncheon held at the Boone County Historic Preservation Building (the old Courthouse), 2950 Washington St., Burlington, KY. from 12:00 to 3:00 pm. More details are coming.
Notes From The President
Thanks for coming to the last meeting about rare plants with our entertaining speaker. I think we all had fun and learned a lot. We have scheduled our Annual Cancer Luncheon for Fall, September 21st. of 2021. Cost will be $40 pp or tables of 8 for $300. Hang on to your silent auction items. We will also have a live auction for Reds tickets. Basket making and assembly day will be at Marlene Brown's house on Friday Sept 17th at 10:00 am.
Remember, our year begins January through December. Mail your $40 checks for membership to Lynda Nezelek at 1413 Cordero Ct., Union, KY 41091.
If you have any questions or need to contact me, please call:
859/391-3984, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
President of the Florence Woman's Club
Club and Leadership Team
L to R - Sharon Price, Kelly Platanoitis,
Lynda Nezelek Not Pictured-Joyce Foley
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Questions about Membership in the Florence Woman's Club. Please feel free to call Mary Alice Gruden, our Membership Chair, at 859/384-8189. The new annual dues based on a January through December Year are $40.00.
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