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TUWA Activity Groups for 2013- 2014


Activity Group participants must be TUWA members and have paid the annual dues, with the


exception of Newcomers.  Individual group fees may apply and are noted accordingly.  If any


other activities interest you, please contact the Activity Group Chair, Cathy Lacker at 


985.630.2117.  New groups may be created depending on the expressed interest each year.

 

ART AND ARTISTS

Meetings throughout the year related to art, including visits to galleries and museums.
Chairperson: Reda Scher, 895.2333 or reda@scherdesigns.com

BRIDGE

Meets every Wednesday from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm at the homes of the members.  Members bring a bag lunch and the hostess of the day provides dessert and refreshments.  We play "party bridge" and would gladly add new members to the group.  We would like to invite anyone who likes to play.  If you have not played the game for a long time and would like to refresh your skills, we would like to set up a special Refresher Table.
Chairperson: TBA

APRIL'S CRAFTY LADIES

Members usually meet the first Tuesday of the month, from 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm, at the Newcomb Hall Faculty Lounge.  We share crafts and craft-making techniques with other attendees.
Chairperson: TBA

CULINARY HISTORY

Our group meets on days determined by group members.
Chairperson: Elaine Hicks, 864.8312 or elaine.hicks@att.net

DAYTIME BOOK GROUP

Members usually meet in the morning on the third Thursday of the month at homes or resturants to exchange books and enjoy friendship and refreshments or lunch.
Chairperson: Carolyn Malek, 861.0046

EVENING BOOK GROUP

Members usually meet on the second Wednesday of the month from 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm in the Newcomb Faculty Lounge, 114 Newcomb Hall.  We primarily read contemporary novels with occasional sprinklings of classics or short stories.
Chairperson: Susan Brower, 616.4118 or brower@loyno.edu

FRENCH

We will explore the language as well as the culture.  Time and place of the meetings will be determined at a later date.
Chairperson: TBA

GARDEN

Meets every third Tuesday from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm at Molly Keenan's home.
Chairperson: Molly Keenan, 961.9887 or molly@gdkeenan.net
Contact person: Vicki Buccino, 443.2497 or vbuccino@hotmail.com

ITALIAN

We will explore the language as well as the culture.  Time and place of the meetings will be determined at a later date.
Chairperson: Letizia Hardy, 866.8447 or tiziacaha@hotmail.com

MOTHERS AND DAUGHTERS

Members usually meet on Saturdays or Sundays for special outings with their school-aged daughters or graddaughters (4 to 12 years old).  The group meets several times a year for special outings to entertain and/ or educate.  Members are notified of the date and time of each meeting.
Chairperson: TBA

PLAY GROUP

Mothers and children (infants through pre-school) will meet on a day to be determined at 9:00 am at Danneel Park for parent-child interaction and play time.  This group also makes field trips to such places as the Audubon Zoo and The Children's Museum.
Chairperson: TBA

SPANISH

We will explore the language as well as the culture.  Meets every Wednesday from 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm.  Place to be determined.
Chairperson: Carla Jeannine Gonzalez, 473.4022 or miniecg@msn.com

WOMEN IN ACTION

Members meet at the Elmwood Campus of Continuing Studies, room 207.  We will hear speakers on local and women's issues, usually on the last Friday of the month, from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm.  Please bring questions and a brown bag lunch!  For the most recent speaker information, click on the group name.
Contact persons
: Ruth Olivera, rrolivera@juno.com or 899.3009; Nancy Turner, nancyturner1@att.net or 861.7895 or 606.3420; Stella Bowers, bowers2@cox.net or 861.1685 or 296.0004


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