Our next General Meeting is

Monday January 24 at 7:00pm

 Our guest speaker will be Gwynne McIntyre  who will share with us her experience as a worker and educator at the Duke Lemur Center (https://lemur.duke.edu).  Gwynne is going to give the inside story on this remarkable center and its inhabitants, especially the exotic and beautiful lemurs.

Due to the high Covid-19 transmission status in Durham, our meeting will be via Zoom.  Watch your email for an invite!

We wish to thank Tessie Castillo, our November speaker.  Learn more about Tessie's projects at https://tessiecastillo.com/


Charity of the Month:

Food Bank of Central and Eastern NC


If you'd like to join the club, download and submit the Membership Application.

Sign-up sheet: Membership-Application-2021-2022.pdf.


Due to Covid, some groups gather online via zoom, some meet in smaller groups, some have a different format, and others are on temporary hiatius until it is safe to begin again. Watch for emails from group leaders or contact them with questions.  See the "Contacts" tab in the main menu for addresses.


Do you know of someone in our club who needs a get-well wish, a card of comfort, or someone who has a special occasion coming up? Contact Lorraine G., our Sunshine person, so she can send a card on behalf of the club. 


Our goal and hope is that all our members stay safe and healthy.

   Refer to CDC for the latest information







We will be accepting collections Jan 24-26, 2022.

After donated items are collected, items will be delivered to the food bank.  Please refer to the newsletter for more details on items and drop-off location.

The food bank lists their most needed items as canned fruits and vegetables, canned meat, canned beans and soup, cereal, whole grain pasta and rice, and peanut butter.  They also accept household cleaning items and paper products, and hygiene items.


* No glass containers

* No expired items - thanks for checking the expiration dates before donating

See your email for drop-off information and details.