​​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"


Important Notice:  We are cancelling all public meetings through November or until Governor Walz gives us the all clear.  Stay tuned as we explore other ways to stay connected during these times!

 

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
(THIS MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELLED)

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

APRIL 16, 2020:  DRUMMOND WINERY 
(THIS MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELLED)
Program:  “Bird-scaping Your Yard to Attract Your Feathered Friends” - Judd Brink, MN Backyard Birds


UPDATE:  Judd Brink from Minnesota Backyard Birds (http://www.birdminnesota.com) was to have spoken with us about creating bird-friendly habitats in our yards. Brink has produced a video of birding in the Sax Zim Bog near Meadowlands, MN. You can view it at www.youtube.com/watch?v=hU7OkCVeois

MAY 21, 2020:  NISSWA COMMUNITY CENTER  
(THIS MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELLED)
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 (THE FASHION SHOW HAS BEEN CANCELLED)


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


JULY 16, 2020:  DRUMMOND WINERY 
(THIS MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELLED)
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 
(THIS MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELLED)

Food Shelf Collection
Program:  “The Centennial Celebration with entertainment and skits"
(THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO SOMETIME IN 2021)


SEPTEMBER 17, 2020:  JACK'S HOUSE 
(THIS MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELLED)
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 
(THIS MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELLED)
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) 
(THIS MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELLED)

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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