Events / Club Calendar

Upcoming events

    • Sat, February 23, 2019
    • 1:30 PM
    • Ability House
    Register

    The ability House Committee would like to cordially invite you to take part in a very special occasion!  Vera is having a BIRTHDAY PARTY!  

    Our precious charges at Ability House are wonderful special people!  Most of them no longer have family to visit with them and cannot do or go on their own.  Even though most of them cannot even talk, they can express themselves and anticipate our happy visits.

    Please join us to make their favorite day on this earth the VERY BEST IT CAN BE!

    There will be cake and ice cream and great surprises!  Please share an hour of your Saturday for one of these very precious people.

    Thank you.  



    • Mon, February 25, 2019
    • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Friends Place Adult Day Services, 1960 Nantucket Drive, Richardson TX 75081
    Register

    Altrusa Wine and Chocolate Literary Society (AWCLS) 


    See calendar below for this month's read.




     Please register for one of these five categories: 
      Chocolate (1 Volunteer needed)  Snack (5 Volunteers needed) 
      Libation: Red (2 Volunteers needed)     Just Bringing Myself 
      Libation: White (3 Volunteers needed)  

    AWCLS BOOKS FOR 2019

    DATE

    TITLE

    AUTHOR

    LEADER

    January 28

    I Feel Bad About My Neck

    Nora Ephram

    Janet M

    February 25

    Love and Ruin

    Paul McClain

    Kay G

    March 25

    Rainwater Secret

    Monica Shaw 

    AUTHOR VISIT

    April 22

    Born a Crime

    Trevor Noah

    Christine H

    May 20 ***

    The Dali Lama ’s Cat and the Art of purring

    David Michie

    Cat Z

    June24

    The Little Old Lady Who Broke all the Rules

    Catharine Ingleman-Sunberg

    Samanthia

    July 22

    An Uncollected Death

    Meg Wolfe

    Janice C

    August  26

    RROB  

    TBA

    Mary Beth

    Sept 23

    Small Great Things

    Jodi Picoult

    Robin

    Oct 28

    The Heretic’s Daughter

    Kathleen Kent

    Donna B

    Nov 25

    Ordinary Grace

    William Kent Krueger

    TBD

    December

    Party TBD


    • Sat, March 02, 2019
    • 9:00 AM
    • Bobbi Klein's Home

    In preparation for the 2019-2020 club year, the Cub will be looking at ways to improve and streamline our committee structure.  This meeting is intended to lead to the most efficient and effective revamp of our committee structure.

    It is important for Committee Chairs, or a represntatie from ALL committees to attend, but we welcome everyhone' input so everyone is invited to atend.

    • Sat, March 02, 2019
    • 1:30 PM
    • Ability House
    Register

    The ability House Committee would like to cordially invite you to take part in a very special occasion!  Kathleen is having a BIRTHDAY PARTY!  

    Our precious charges at Ability House are wonderful special people!  Most of them no longer have family to visit with them and cannot do or go on their own.  Even though most of them cannot even talk, they can express themselves and anticipate our happy visits.

    Please join us to make their favorite day on this earth the VERY BEST IT CAN BE!

    There will be cake and ice cream and great surprises!  Please share an hour of your Saturday for one of these very precious people.

    Thank you.  



    • Thu, March 07, 2019
    • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Richardson Woman's Club (Clubhouse), 2005 N Cliffe Dr, Richardson TX 75082

    You are invited to join us!  Guests Welcomed!  

    This meeting will address the business of the club PLUS OWT Kick Off..."On the Road Again to a Successful OWT"  

    Each Altrusa member is an important part of the decision-making of our Club! It is the fellowship experienced at meetings and the working together in service that brings full value to Altrusa membership.

    You are encouraged to participate in our Business Meetings, which are held on the first Thursday of each month.  You are also encouraged to bring guests to all meeting to learn more about Altrusa.

    Members will receive an email when the Meeting Agenda and Minutes of Previous Meeting(s) are posted on the website, which are only available through Member Sign-in access. 


    • Sat, March 09, 2019
    • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Bobbi Klein's Home
    Register


    Are you ready for some Altrusa Alphabet Soup

    Attendance is encouraged for all our members (Orientations can be used as makeup meetings) to learn about Altrusa, all those crazy acronyms, and our amazing service projects.

    This is a Pot Luck Brunch so sign up to bring your favorite item to share!

    Carol Ruszkowski and Kimberly Kierce, Co-Chairs, Membership Recruitment 

    • Wed, March 13, 2019
    • 6:00 PM - 7:15 PM
    • 1493 Richardson Drive 75080
    • 2
    Register

    If you would like to help with the monthly bingo games at Atria Senior Living in Richardson--held on second Wednesdays--sign up here or contact Lynn Solomon.


    We need one person to be the Caller and at least one helper.
    • Sat, March 16, 2019
    • 1:30 PM
    • Ability House
    Register

    The ability House Committee would like to cordially invite you to take part in a very special occasion!  Henry is having a BIRTHDAY PARTY!  

    Our precious charges at Ability House are wonderful special people!  Most of them no longer have family to visit with them and cannot do or go on their own.  Even though most of them cannot even talk, they can express themselves and anticipate our happy visits.

    Please join us to make their favorite day on this earth the VERY BEST IT CAN BE!

    There will be cake and ice cream and great surprises!  Please share an hour of your Saturday for one of these very precious people.

    Thank you.  



    • Thu, March 21, 2019
    • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • Richardson Woman's Club, Founders Hall
    Register

    Meeting Begins: 6:00 pm ** PLEASE NOTE: This is an earlier Meeting Start Time**

    Program: "Unlocking Your Super Powers"  
    Presented by: Cindy Mitchell, Dynamic Leadership Speaker and Strengths Coach

    Hosted by: Leadership Committee, Laura Trainor-Collins and Samanthia Slaight


    Cindy mitchell.pdf

    Cindy is an expert in using assessments as tools in developing leaders, relationships, teams and organizations.  She will lead us in better understanding ourselves and others leadership and communication styles.  Cindy will begin the program at 6pm.  There will be participation prizes and a raffle so bring a guest and come have fun with the Leadership Committee.   

    Quoted from Cindy’s Facebook:  "Leaders don't light a fire under someone, they light it within - be someone's spark today!"

    Members are encouraged to pay in advance for this dinner meeting.  Mary Beth McLemore will be available at the March 7th business meeting to collect the $20 dinner payment.  Checks may be mailed to Mary Beth at:  3606 Cypress Grove Court, Richardson, TX 75082.



    IMPORTANT: Please register online by NOON MONDAY before the meeting - whether you plan to eat or not. Remember, you don't have to pay if you're not eating, but you may not have a seat if you don't register so let us know you're coming.  

    Register online to attend. Need to change or cancel a reservation? Contact the Dinner Reservations Chair: Mary Beth McLemore at 214-353-9569.

    REMINDER: Policy concerning dinner reservations - Dinner reservations may be made or cancelled until noon the Monday prior to the dinner meeting. To cancel during that time, contact the Dinner Reservations Chair. All dinner reservations that remain in place after the deadline must be paid for whether the member attends the meeting or not. An unused reservation may not be given to another member. 


    • Mon, March 25, 2019
    • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Friends Place Adult Day Services, 1960 Nantucket Drive, Richardson TX 75081
    Register

    Altrusa Wine and Chocolate Literary Society (AWCLS)  Presents:


    This month's special AUTHOR PRESENTATION AND RECEPTION! 


    You are invited to meet the author of The Rainwater Secret, Monica Shaw, at 6pm at Friends Place.


    Copies of this book are available for $15 (please see Janet McColloch for a book).  It is also available on Kindle for $4.99.


    This special event is presented and sponsored by Altrusa Wine and Chocolate Literary Society and The Hearing Wizard.



    AWCLS March 2019 Author Presentation / Reception FLYER.pdf


     Please register for one of these five categories: 
      Chocolate (1 Volunteer needed)  Snack (5 Volunteers needed) 
      Libation: Red (2 Volunteers needed)     Just Bringing Myself 
      Libation: White (3 Volunteers needed)  

    AWCLS BOOKS FOR 2019

    DATE

    TITLE

    AUTHOR

    LEADER

    January 28

    I Feel Bad About My Neck

    Nora Ephram

    Janet M

    February 25

    Love and Ruin

    Paul McClain

    Kay G

    March 25

    Rainwater Secret

    Monica Shaw 

    AUTHOR VISIT

    April 22

    Born a Crime

    Trevor Noah

    Christine H

    May 20 ***

    The Dali Lama ’s Cat and the Art of purring

    David Michie

    Cat Z

    June24

    The Little Old Lady Who Broke all the Rules

    Catharine Ingleman-Sunberg

    Samanthia

    July 22

    An Uncollected Death

    Meg Wolfe

    Janice C

    August  26

    RROB  

    TBA

    Mary Beth

    Sept 23

    Small Great Things

    Jodi Picoult

    Robin S

    Oct 28

    The Heretic’s Daughter

    Kathleen Kent

    Donna B

    Nov 25

    Ordinary Grace

    William Kent Krueger

    TBD

    December

    Party TBD


    • Thu, April 04, 2019
    • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Richardson Woman's Club (Clubhouse), 2005 N Cliffe Dr, Richardson TX 75082

    You are invited to join us!  Guests Welcomed!  

    Each Altrusa member is an important part of the decision-making of our Club! It is the fellowship experienced at meetings and the working together in service that brings full value to Altrusa membership.

    You are encouraged to participate in our Business Meetings, which are held on the first Thursday of each month.  You are also encouraged to bring guests to all meeting to learn more about Altrusa.

    Members will receive an email when the Meeting Agenda and Minutes of Previous Meeting(s) are posted on the website, which are only available through Member Sign-in access. 


    • Sat, April 06, 2019
    • 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Friend's Place - Richardson
    Register

    Be part of our Third Annual Kindness Action Ninja (KAN) weekend April 6th

    "Kindness Ninjas Go Global"  This year we will be (1) packing boxes to send to troops and (2) making kits for Days for Girls.  Volunteers are needed to support this annual event. 

    Wear: Your Ninja Shirt

    Needs: All Hands on Deck

    We will be (1) packing up and shipping 200 Military Care Boxes for deployed military and (2) working on Days for Girls Kits (need colored washcloths).

    Please sign up to volunteer!   We must be out of Friends Place and cleaned up by noon!  So we need everyone to help.... Join the fun!

    We need breakfast items, coffee, juice, etc.  Please bring something to share!

    Also, bring your package tape dispenser if you have one. 

    If you have a van or truck and can help transport boxes to the airport post office, please let us know.  We will go straight from Friends Place to the Post Office.

    We look forward to sharing another successful Kindness Weekend with you!

    Robbin Murley and Cindy McIntyre


    • Wed, April 10, 2019
    • 6:00 PM - 7:15 PM
    • 1493 Richardson Drive 75080
    • 2
    Register

    If you would like to help with the monthly bingo games at Atria Senior Living in Richardson--held on second Wednesdays--sign up here or contact Lynn Solomon.


    We need one person to be the Caller and at least one helper.
    • Thu, April 18, 2019
    • 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    • Richardson Woman's Club, Founders Hall
    Register

    Social Time: 6:30 pm

    Meeting Begins: 7:00 pm

    Program: "Scholarship Awards Presentation 
     

    I MPORTANT: Please register online by NOON MONDAY before the meeting - whether you plan to eat or not. Remember, you don't have to pay if you're not eating, but you may not have a seat if you don't register so let us know you're coming.  

    Register online to attend. Need to change or cancel a reservation? Contact the Dinner Reservations Chair: Mary Beth McLemore at 214-353-9569.

    REMINDER: Policy concerning dinner reservations - Dinner reservations may be made or cancelled until noon the Monday prior to the dinner meeting. To cancel during that time, contact the Dinner Reservations Chair. All dinner reservations that remain in place after the deadline must be paid for whether the member attends the meeting or not. An unused reservation may not be given to another member. 

    • Mon, April 22, 2019
    • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Friends Place Adult Day Services, 1960 Nantucket Drive, Richardson TX 75081
    Register

    Altrusa Wine and Chocolate Literary Society (AWCLS) 


    See calendar below for this month's read.




     Please register for one of these five categories: 
      Chocolate (1 Volunteer needed)  Snack (5 Volunteers needed) 
      Libation: Red (2 Volunteers needed)     Just Bringing Myself 
      Libation: White (3 Volunteers needed)  

    AWCLS BOOKS FOR 2019

    DATE

    TITLE

    AUTHOR

    LEADER

    January 28

    I Feel Bad About My Neck

    Nora Ephram

    Janet M

    February 25

    Love and Ruin

    Paul McClain

    Kay G

    March 25

    Rainwater Secret

    Monica Shaw 

    AUTHOR VISIT

    April 22

    Born a Crime

    Trevor Noah

    Christine H

    May 20 ***

    The Dali Lama ’s Cat and the Art of purring

    David Michie

    Cat Z

    June24

    The Little Old Lady Who Broke all the Rules

    Catharine Ingleman-Sunberg

    Samanthia

    July 22

    An Uncollected Death

    Meg Wolfe

    Janice C

    August  26

    RROB  

    TBA

    Mary Beth

    Sept 23

    Small Great Things

    Jodi Picoult

    Robin S

    Oct 28

    The Heretic’s Daughter

    Kathleen Kent

    Donna B

    Nov 25

    Ordinary Grace

    William Kent Krueger

    TBD

    December

    Party TBD


    • Fri, April 26, 2019
    • Sun, April 28, 2019
    • Courtyard & Towne Place Suites Marriott, 2200 Bass Pro Court, Grapevine, TX 76051
    Register


    CALL TO CONFERENCE!  You are invited to the 63rd Annual Altrusa District Nine Conference

    For all the information about Conference, review the 2019 Conference Packet: District Nine 2019 Conference Packet.pdf

    REGISTER HERE - - 2019 District Nine Conference Registration - Fillable Form.pdf

    • Sat, April 27, 2019
    • 1:30 PM
    • Ability House
    Register

    The ability House Committee would like to cordially invite you to take part in a very special occasion!  Nina is having a BIRTHDAY PARTY!  

    Our precious charges at Ability House are wonderful special people!  Most of them no longer have family to visit with them and cannot do or go on their own.  Even though most of them cannot even talk, they can express themselves and anticipate our happy visits.

    Please join us to make their favorite day on this earth the VERY BEST IT CAN BE!

    There will be cake and ice cream and great surprises!  Please share an hour of your Saturday for one of these very precious people.

    Thank you.  



    • Thu, May 02, 2019
    • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Richardson Woman's Club (Clubhouse), 2005 N Cliffe Dr, Richardson TX 75082

    You are invited to join us!  Guests Welcomed!  

    Each Altrusa member is an important part of the decision-making of our Club! It is the fellowship experienced at meetings and the working together in service that brings full value to Altrusa membership.

    You are encouraged to participate in our Business Meetings, which are held on the first Thursday of each month.  You are also encouraged to bring guests to all meeting to learn more about Altrusa.

    Members will receive an email when the Meeting Agenda and Minutes of Previous Meeting(s) are posted on the website, which are only available through Member Sign-in access. 


    • Wed, May 08, 2019
    • 6:00 PM - 7:15 PM
    • 1493 Richardson Drive 75080
    • 2
    Register

    If you would like to help with the monthly bingo games at Atria Senior Living in Richardson--held on second Wednesdays--sign up here or contact Lynn Solomon.


    We need one person to be the Caller and at least one helper.
    • Thu, May 16, 2019
    • 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    • Richardson Woman's Club, Founders Hall
    Register

    Social Time: 6:30 pm

    Meeting Begins: 7:00 pm

    Program: "Installation of 2019-2020 Officers" 


    IMPORTANT: Please register online by NOON MONDAY before the meeting - whether you plan to eat or not. Remember, you don't have to pay if you're not eating, but you may not have a seat if you don't register so let us know you're coming.  

    Register online to attend. Need to change or cancel a reservation? Contact the Dinner Reservations Chair: Mary Beth McLemore at 214-353-9569.

    REMINDER: Policy concerning dinner reservations - Dinner reservations may be made or cancelled until noon the Monday prior to the dinner meeting. To cancel during that time, contact the Dinner Reservations Chair. All dinner reservations that remain in place after the deadline must be paid for whether the member attends the meeting or not. An unused reservation may not be given to another member. 

    • Mon, May 20, 2019
    • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Friends Place Adult Day Services, 1960 Nantucket Drive, Richardson TX 75081
    Register

    Altrusa Wine and Chocolate Literary Society (AWCLS) 


    See calendar below for this month's read.




     Please register for one of these five categories: 
      Chocolate (1 Volunteer needed)  Snack (5 Volunteers needed) 
      Libation: Red (2 Volunteers needed)     Just Bringing Myself 
      Libation: White (3 Volunteers needed)  

    AWCLS BOOKS FOR 2019

    DATE

    TITLE

    AUTHOR

    LEADER

    January 28

    I Feel Bad About My Neck

    Nora Ephram

    Janet M

    February 25

    Love and Ruin

    Paul McClain

    Kay G

    March 25

    Rainwater Secret

    Monica Shaw 

    AUTHOR VISIT

    April 22

    Born a Crime

    Trevor Noah

    Christine H

    May 20 ***

    The Dali Lama ’s Cat and the Art of purring

    David Michie

    Cat Z

    June24

    The Little Old Lady Who Broke all the Rules

    Catharine Ingleman-Sunberg

    Samanthia

    July 22

    An Uncollected Death

    Meg Wolfe

    Janice C

    August  26

    RROB  

    TBA

    Mary Beth

    Sept 23

    Small Great Things

    Jodi Picoult

    Robin S

    Oct 28

    The Heretic’s Daughter

    Kathleen Kent

    Donna B

    Nov 25

    Ordinary Grace

    William Kent Krueger

    TBD

    December

    Party TBD


    • Thu, June 06, 2019
    • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Richardson Woman's Club (Clubhouse), 2005 N Cliffe Dr, Richardson TX 75082

    You are invited to join us!  Guests Welcomed!  

    Each Altrusa member is an important part of the decision-making of our Club! It is the fellowship experienced at meetings and the working together in service that brings full value to Altrusa membership.

    You are encouraged to participate in our Business Meetings, which are held on the first Thursday of each month.  You are also encouraged to bring guests to all meeting to learn more about Altrusa.

    Members will receive an email when the Meeting Agenda and Minutes of Previous Meeting(s) are posted on the website, which are only available through Member Sign-in access. 


    • Wed, June 12, 2019
    • 6:00 PM - 7:15 PM
    • 1493 Richardson Drive 75080
    • 2
    Register

    If you would like to help with the monthly bingo games at Atria Senior Living in Richardson--held on second Wednesdays--sign up here or contact Lynn Solomon.


    We need one person to be the Caller and at least one helper.
    • Thu, June 20, 2019
    • 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    • Richardson Woman's Club, Founders Hall
    Register

    Social Time: 6:30 pm

    Meeting Begins: 7:00 pm

    Program: "TBD"  
    Presented by: TBD

    Program Description: TBD

    IMPORTANT: Please register online by NOON MONDAY before the meeting - whether you plan to eat or not. Remember, you don't have to pay if you're not eating, but you may not have a seat if you don't register so let us know you're coming.  

    Register online to attend. Need to change or cancel a reservation? Contact the Dinner Reservations Chair: Mary Beth McLemore at 214-353-9569.

    REMINDER: Policy concerning dinner reservations - Dinner reservations may be made or cancelled until noon the Monday prior to the dinner meeting. To cancel during that time, contact the Dinner Reservations Chair. All dinner reservations that remain in place after the deadline must be paid for whether the member attends the meeting or not. An unused reservation may not be given to another member. 

    • Sat, June 22, 2019
    • 1:30 PM
    • Ability House
    Register

    It's Summer Time!  Time for flip flop0s and iced tea in the afternoon sunshine! 

    Come help us celebrate Summer Time at Ability House!

    Don't forget your pool toys and how to make a sand castle!

    Do'n State of Texas flair!


    • Mon, June 24, 2019
    • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Friends Place Adult Day Services, 1960 Nantucket Drive, Richardson TX 75081
    Register

    Altrusa Wine and Chocolate Literary Society (AWCLS) 


    See calendar below for this month's read.




     Please register for one of these five categories: 
      Chocolate (1 Volunteer needed)  Snack (5 Volunteers needed) 
      Libation: Red (2 Volunteers needed)     Just Bringing Myself 
      Libation: White (3 Volunteers needed)  

    AWCLS BOOKS FOR 2019

    DATE

    TITLE

    AUTHOR

    LEADER

    January 28

    I Feel Bad About My Neck

    Nora Ephram

    Janet M

    February 25

    Love and Ruin

    Paul McClain

    Kay G

    March 25

    Rainwater Secret

    Monica Shaw 

    AUTHOR VISIT

    April 22

    Born a Crime

    Trevor Noah

    Christine H

    May 20 ***

    The Dali Lama ’s Cat and the Art of purring

    David Michie

    Cat Z

    June24

    The Little Old Lady Who Broke all the Rules

    Catharine Ingleman-Sunberg

    Samanthia

    July 22

    An Uncollected Death

    Meg Wolfe

    Janice C

    August  26

    RROB  

    TBA

    Mary Beth

    Sept 23

    Small Great Things

    Jodi Picoult

    Robin S

    Oct 28

    The Heretic’s Daughter

    Kathleen Kent

    Donna B

    Nov 25

    Ordinary Grace

    William Kent Krueger

    TBD

    December

    Party TBD


    • Wed, July 17, 2019
    • Sat, July 20, 2019
    • Grand Sierra Resort, 2500 East Second St, Reno NV

    Altrusans,

    The year is 2019 and you all know what that means. It is time for the honored tradition of the Altrusa International Convention. This year the convention will be held in Reno, NV from July 17-20, 2019. For more information click on the following link and explore the Call to Convention. 

    Conference Packet: 2019 Call to Convention

    2019 Convention Registration - FILLABLE ONLINE w CALC.pdf

    Hotel Reservation Link

    Comments/questions may be sent to Altrusa@Altrusa.org.




    • Mon, July 22, 2019
    • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Friends Place Adult Day Services, 1960 Nantucket Drive, Richardson TX 75081
    Register

    Altrusa Wine and Chocolate Literary Society (AWCLS) 


    See calendar below for this month's read.




     Please register for one of these five categories: 
      Chocolate (1 Volunteer needed)  Snack (5 Volunteers needed) 
      Libation: Red (2 Volunteers needed)     Just Bringing Myself 
      Libation: White (3 Volunteers needed)  

    AWCLS BOOKS FOR 2019

    DATE

    TITLE

    AUTHOR

    LEADER

    January 28

    I Feel Bad About My Neck

    Nora Ephram

    Janet M

    February 25

    Love and Ruin

    Paul McClain

    Kay G

    March 25

    Rainwater Secret

    Monica Shaw 

    AUTHOR VISIT

    April 22

    Born a Crime

    Trevor Noah

    Christine H

    May 20 ***

    The Dali Lama ’s Cat and the Art of purring

    David Michie

    Cat Z

    June24

    The Little Old Lady Who Broke all the Rules

    Catharine Ingleman-Sunberg

    Samanthia

    July 22

    An Uncollected Death

    Meg Wolfe

    Janice C

    August  26

    RROB  

    TBA

    Mary Beth

    Sept 23

    Small Great Things

    Jodi Picoult

    Robin S

    Oct 28

    The Heretic’s Daughter

    Kathleen Kent

    Donna B

    Nov 25

    Ordinary Grace

    William Kent Krueger

    TBD

    December

    Party TBD


    • Mon, August 26, 2019
    • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Friends Place Adult Day Services, 1960 Nantucket Drive, Richardson TX 75081
    Register

    Altrusa Wine and Chocolate Literary Society (AWCLS) 


    See calendar below for this month's read.




     Please register for one of these five categories: 
      Chocolate (1 Volunteer needed)  Snack (5 Volunteers needed) 
      Libation: Red (2 Volunteers needed)     Just Bringing Myself 
      Libation: White (3 Volunteers needed)  

    AWCLS BOOKS FOR 2019

    DATE

    TITLE

    AUTHOR

    LEADER

    January 28

    I Feel Bad About My Neck

    Nora Ephram

    Janet M

    February 25

    Love and Ruin

    Paul McClain

    Kay G

    March 25

    Rainwater Secret

    Monica Shaw 

    AUTHOR VISIT

    April 22

    Born a Crime

    Trevor Noah

    Christine H

    May 20 ***

    The Dali Lama ’s Cat and the Art of purring

    David Michie

    Cat Z

    June24

    The Little Old Lady Who Broke all the Rules

    Catharine Ingleman-Sunberg

    Samanthia

    July 22

    An Uncollected Death

    Meg Wolfe

    Janice C

    August  26

    RROB  

    TBA

    Mary Beth

    Sept 23

    Small Great Things

    Jodi Picoult

    Robin S

    Oct 28

    The Heretic’s Daughter

    Kathleen Kent

    Donna B

    Nov 25

    Ordinary Grace

    William Kent Krueger

    TBD

    December

    Party TBD


    • Mon, September 23, 2019
    • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Friends Place Adult Day Services, 1960 Nantucket Drive, Richardson TX 75081
    Register

    Altrusa Wine and Chocolate Literary Society (AWCLS) 


    See calendar below for this month's read.




     Please register for one of these five categories: 
      Chocolate (1 Volunteer needed)  Snack (5 Volunteers needed) 
      Libation: Red (2 Volunteers needed)     Just Bringing Myself 
      Libation: White (3 Volunteers needed)  

    AWCLS BOOKS FOR 2019

    DATE

    TITLE

    AUTHOR

    LEADER

    January 28

    I Feel Bad About My Neck

    Nora Ephram

    Janet M

    February 25

    Love and Ruin

    Paul McClain

    Kay G

    March 25

    Rainwater Secret

    Monica Shaw 

    AUTHOR VISIT

    April 22

    Born a Crime

    Trevor Noah

    Christine H

    May 20 ***

    The Dali Lama ’s Cat and the Art of purring

    David Michie

    Cat Z

    June24

    The Little Old Lady Who Broke all the Rules

    Catharine Ingleman-Sunberg

    Samanthia

    July 22

    An Uncollected Death

    Meg Wolfe

    Janice C

    August  26

    RROB  

    TBA

    Mary Beth

    Sept 23

    Small Great Things

    Jodi Picoult

    Robin S

    Oct 28

    The Heretic’s Daughter

    Kathleen Kent

    Donna B

    Nov 25

    Ordinary Grace

    William Kent Krueger

    TBD

    December

    Party TBD


    • Mon, October 28, 2019
    • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Friends Place Adult Day Services, 1960 Nantucket Drive, Richardson TX 75081
    Register

    Altrusa Wine and Chocolate Literary Society (AWCLS) 


    See calendar below for this month's read.




     Please register for one of these five categories: 
      Chocolate (1 Volunteer needed)  Snack (5 Volunteers needed) 
      Libation: Red (2 Volunteers needed)     Just Bringing Myself 
      Libation: White (3 Volunteers needed)  

    AWCLS BOOKS FOR 2019

    DATE

    TITLE

    AUTHOR

    LEADER

    January 28

    I Feel Bad About My Neck

    Nora Ephram

    Janet M

    February 25

    Love and Ruin

    Paul McClain

    Kay G

    March 25

    Rainwater Secret

    Monica Shaw 

    AUTHOR VISIT

    April 22

    Born a Crime

    Trevor Noah

    Christine H

    May 20 ***

    The Dali Lama ’s Cat and the Art of purring

    David Michie

    Cat Z

    June24

    The Little Old Lady Who Broke all the Rules

    Catharine Ingleman-Sunberg

    Samanthia

    July 22

    An Uncollected Death

    Meg Wolfe

    Janice C

    August  26

    RROB  

    TBA

    Mary Beth

    Sept 23

    Small Great Things

    Jodi Picoult

    Robin S

    Oct 28

    The Heretic’s Daughter

    Kathleen Kent

    Donna B

    Nov 25

    Ordinary Grace

    William Kent Krueger

    TBD

    December

    Party TBD


    • Mon, November 25, 2019
    • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Friends Place Adult Day Services, 1960 Nantucket Drive, Richardson TX 75081
    Register

    Altrusa Wine and Chocolate Literary Society (AWCLS) 


    See calendar below for this month's read.




     Please register for one of these five categories: 
      Chocolate (1 Volunteer needed)  Snack (5 Volunteers needed) 
      Libation: Red (2 Volunteers needed)     Just Bringing Myself 
      Libation: White (3 Volunteers needed)  

    AWCLS BOOKS FOR 2019

    DATE

    TITLE

    AUTHOR

    LEADER

    January 28

    I Feel Bad About My Neck

    Nora Ephram

    Janet M

    February 25

    Love and Ruin

    Paul McClain

    Kay G

    March 25

    Rainwater Secret

    Monica Shaw 

    AUTHOR VISIT

    April 22

    Born a Crime

    Trevor Noah

    Christine H

    May 20 ***

    The Dali Lama ’s Cat and the Art of purring

    David Michie

    Cat Z

    June24

    The Little Old Lady Who Broke all the Rules

    Catharine Ingleman-Sunberg

    Samanthia

    July 22

    An Uncollected Death

    Meg Wolfe

    Janice C

    August  26

    RROB  

    TBA

    Mary Beth

    Sept 23

    Small Great Things

    Jodi Picoult

    Robin S

    Oct 28

    The Heretic’s Daughter

    Kathleen Kent

    Donna B

    Nov 25

    Ordinary Grace

    William Kent Krueger

    TBD

    December

    Party TBD


    • Fri, April 17, 2020
    • Sun, April 19, 2020
    • TBD
    The 2020 District Nine Conference will be hosted by Altrusa Richardson. 


    Stay tuned for more details!

Past events

Thu, February 21, 2019 Dinner/Program Meeting
Thu, February 21, 2019 COMMUNITY OUTREACH: Food Drive for NETWORK
Tue, February 19, 2019 CANCELLED: Altrusa Lunch Bunch
Wed, February 13, 2019 SENIORS: Atria Bingo
Thu, February 07, 2019 Business Meeting
Thu, February 07, 2019 Mini-Info Session, "All About Conference (April 2019) and Convention (July 2019)"
Mon, February 04, 2019 Foundation Trustee Meeting
Mon, January 28, 2019 RETENTION: AWCLS (aka: Altrusa Book Club)
Sat, January 26, 2019 Senior Book Rotation
Mon, January 21, 2019 Choose Kind Committee Meeting
Thu, January 17, 2019 Dinner/Program Meeting
Sun, January 13, 2019 Ann Eisemann Inclusive Playground Groundbreaking Ceremony
Sun, January 13, 2019 Lunch Bunch before the Ann Eisemann Inclusive Playground Groundbreaking Ceremony
Wed, January 09, 2019 SENIORS: Atria Bingo
Thu, January 03, 2019 Business Meeting
Thu, January 03, 2019 Free Health and Vitality Classes ( months - six total)
Thu, December 20, 2018 Dinner/Program Meeting
Sat, December 15, 2018 Christmas Party at Ability House
Wed, December 12, 2018 SENIORS: Atria Bingo
Thu, December 06, 2018 Business Meeting
Thu, December 06, 2018 RECRUITMENT: New Member Pre-Orientation
Mon, November 26, 2018 RETENTION: AWCLS (book club)
Tue, November 20, 2018 Appletree Court Auction
Thu, November 15, 2018 Dinner/Program Meeting
Thu, November 15, 2018 OWT Success Celebration
Thu, November 15, 2018 Atria Auction
Wed, November 14, 2018 SENIORS: Atria Bingo
Tue, November 13, 2018 World Peace Art Contest, - "Spread Peace through Kindness and Compassion"
Tue, November 13, 2018 World Peace Art Contest - Set up for the Reception
Wed, November 07, 2018 Check in/Display Art Work - World Peace Art Contest
Tue, November 06, 2018 World Peace Art Contest - Check in/Display set up
Sat, November 03, 2018 Ability House: Shelly's Birthday, 615 Woodhaven, Richardson 75081
Fri, November 02, 2018 Outstanding Women of Today Awards Luncheon
Thu, November 01, 2018 Business Meeting
Thu, November 01, 2018 Corsage Making Event
Fri, October 26, 2018 RETENTION: Dallas by Chocolate "Ghost Tour"
Thu, October 25, 2018 HASR Conference - "We're Better Together"
Mon, October 22, 2018 RETENTION: AWCLS (book club)
Sat, October 20, 2018 DISTRICT NINE: 2018 Fall Leadership Event
Thu, October 18, 2018 Dinner/Program Meeting
Thu, October 18, 2018 COMMUNITY OUTREACH: Toyland Express Collection for NETWORK
Wed, October 10, 2018 SENIORS: Atria Bingo
Mon, October 08, 2018 After Sale Donation Prep - Friends of the Library Bi-Annual Book Sale
Sat, October 06, 2018 Fall and Halloween at Ability House
Sat, October 06, 2018 Fall New Member Orientation/Re-Orientation
Thu, October 04, 2018 Business Meeting
Thu, October 04, 2018 Friends of the Richardson Library's Bi-Annual Book Sale - Pre-Sale Prep
Mon, October 01, 2018 Foundation Trustee Meeting
Mon, September 24, 2018 RETENTION: AWCLS (book club)
Sat, September 22, 2018