Nisswa Women's Club

100 Years of Community Service

2020 Nisswa Women's Club Monthly Meetings


General meetings of the Nisswa Women's Club membership are held the third Thursday of each month. 
Time: 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM   Lunch cost is $20.  Make checks made payable to "Nisswa Women's Club"


JANUARY 16, 2020:  NORTHERN COWBOY
Program: “Make This Your New Year’s Resolution-Climate Reality Project Outlining Actions 
We Can Take

to Save Our Planet” - Bob & Beth Passi, Retired educator/author, Member of Climate Reality Leadership Corp.   

FEBRUARY 20, 2020:  GRAND VIEW LODGE (original main lodge)
Program: “Women’s Finances, Female Philanthropy, Girls’ Trusts, and Mother’s Egg Money”

-  Lisa Haberman, MPPL Financial

MARCH 19, 2020:  NORTHERN COWBOY

Food Shelf Collection
Program: “100 Years of Women in Brainerd  Area Public Schools” - John Erickson, Brainerd Public Schools Archivist


APRIL 16, 2020:  DRUMMOND WINERY, (1 mile So. of County Road 18 and 25 intersection)
Program:  “Bird-scaping Your Yard to Attract Your Feathered Friends” - Judd Brink, MN Backyard Birds

MAY 21, 2020:  NISSWA COMMUNITY CENTER
Program: High School Scholarship Awards  - Ann Swanson


“The Insulin Affordability Crisis and Beyond” - Quinn Nystrom, 2004 NWC Scholarship Recipient

& advocate for insulin & pharmaceutical affordability


May 26, 2020:  Fashion Show - MADDEN'S TOWN HALL


JUNE 18, 2020:  THE WOODS
Program:  “Women and Humor; Laugh…It’s Funny” - Rebecca Timmons, Entertainer, 
Communications Trainer/Teacher


JULY 16, 2020:  DRUMMOND WINERY
Program:  “Uncovering the Reality of Becoming a Citizen” - Jessica Turner & Bryan Tollefson,

Brainerd & Long Prairie/Staples Coordinators for Adult Basic Education/GED Programs


AUGUST 20, 2020:  CRAGUN’S LEGACY

Food Shelf Collection
Program:  “The Centennial Celebration”


SEPTEMBER 17, 2020:  JACK'S HOUSE
Program:  “Experiencing the Arab World Through the Eyes of an American Woman from Northern Aitkin County”​

- Amy Wyant

Annual Meeting and Election of Officers

2021 Membership Dues


OCTOBER 15, 2020:  THE WOODS
Program:  CLC Non-Traditional Scholarship Awards   “Facilitating Equity and Inclusion in the Rural Communities”
- Mary Sam, Dean of Students, Equity & Inclusion, Central Lakes College


NOVEMBER 19, 2020:  GRAND VIEW LODGE (original main lodge)

Mid-Minnesota Women's Shelter Donations
Program: “Ordinary Women from Extraordinary Times: WWI, Korea & Vietnam”  - Roxanne Cibuzar, NWC Member & Author


DECEMBER 17, 2020:  CRAGUN’S LEGACY
Program:  “Holiday Memories and the Role Music Plays” - Amber Bolstad, Music Therapist                  


To become a member or attend a monthly meeting as a guest, please email: info@nisswawomensclub.org.

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