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October Meeting
Get your Witches Hats ready! Wear your best witch hat to our October Meeting.

Don't have one? Ask the grandkids to help you create one. Need more inspiration? Here is a link to a series of youtube videos. The member with the best hat will receive a prize!

Monthly Programs
Barbara Roberts will provide details on the October excursion and a brief overview of upcoming programs.
October Hospitality
Theme: Witches Lunch. Don your best witches hat. There will be a prize for best hat!
Head Hostess: Linda Navarro
Hostesses: Karen Adams, Dena Honeycutt,
Anne Sloan
Door Prize: Linda Navarro
Masks are Mandatory
We ask that all attendees wear masks at all times when not eating. This reflects current CDC Guidelines for indoor events.

Each individual will need to make her own risk assessment and decide to attend or not, as well as monitor her own health safety behaviors. Please stay at home if you are not feeling well. We will miss you. Your health is most important.
October Meeting
LOCATION
Clubhouse

DATE AND TIME
10/06/21 10:30am

Wear your witches hat and bring a sack lunch. Our speaker, Alli Jarrett of Harold's will bring us up to date on what's happening on 19th St.
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Lunch
Please bring a brown bag lunch - say a sandwich or salad - for yourself. If you forget to pack your lunch or are not up for making something, consider picking up takeout from a local Heights business.
If you are in the mood for baking and would like to bring a dessert to share, say some cookies, brownies, or a square of sheet cake, please wrap items in individual portions. We will put them out on a dessert table.

Water, a plate, and disposable cutlery will be provided.  
October Speaker

Join us as Alli Jarrett, "Hospitality Alli" of Harold's on 19th Street shares how Heights businesses are recovering from the pandemic.

Read about Alli and other 19th Street women owned businesses in this week's Leader.
Welcome New Members

Maria Baker
Priscilla Burroughs
Lee Ann Kelly
Tricia Oyer
Winkie Roper
Amy Thompson
Diane Webb
October Excursion
Foodie Tour
Please meet at clubhouse at 9:30am to informally arrange carpools. We will wear our masks to enter the shops, but take them off for tastings.

First StopTenfold Coffee
101 Aurora Street, Houston, TX 77008
Jacob Ibarra will offer us a coffee tasting.

Second Stop: Houston Dairymaids 
 2201 Airline Drive, Houston, TX 77009

Third Stop: El Bolillo Bakery 
2517 Airline Drive, Houston, TX 77009

 2520 Airline Drive, Houston, TX 77009
Foodie Tour - New and Old Favorites
LOCATION
All around the Heights!

DATE AND TIME
10/13/21 9:30am

Meet at 9:30 at the Clubhouse to informally arrange carpools.
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Request from the HHWC Evening Group
Communities In Schools Kickoff - Volunteers
The Evening Group is seeking 3 volunteers to help Cathey Harrison at Heights High School with the Kickoff event for Communities in Schools kids in October on the day of the event.

October 14 - Meet in the Heights High School library at 10:30 am to set up for an 11:00am start. 55-60 kids expected to attend a light lunch. Volunteers will spend some time talking to the kids 1:1 about their holiday wish lists.

Interested members please contact Cathey Harrison directly - call or text to 713-702-1272.
September Kickoff Recap
Heritage Group members welcomed returning members and guests celebrating the start of the new season adapted for our current circumstances. We had 50 in attendance, including 14 guests.

Conversations flowed as dear friends caught up on each other's summer activities and welcomed new members and guests.

Rosina Chevalier, president welcomed all. She shared club history and made references to the Club's enduring 121 year longevity and to the generations of members who have kept the Club alive decade after decade. The entire Board is thanked for organizing this festive event. 

A special thank-you is expressed to the Kick-Off Planning Committee: Ellen Bell, Edie Custer, Diane Oswald and Kathy Sandefer. Much gratitude and appreciation goes out to our Linda Navarro for her leadership and wowing us with her table decor. Ellen Bell's gorgeous floral arrangements added a special touch to a lovely day. Thank you Ellen for generously sharing your time and talent!
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Houston Heights Fun Run
Many thanks to Jan Donaldson, Teresa Matlock, Gloria Wilson and Rebecca Marek for representing the Club at the Houston Heights Fun Run on September 18. Thank you ladies for helping with race day pick up and managing the waves of runners. This type of volunteerism demonstrates that the Houston Heights Woman's Club can be counted on to support our community.
Dates for Your Calendar
What: All the HITs
When: November 3, 2021
Where: Clubhouse

Join us as the Manager of HITS Theater 18th Street shares the 40 year story of educational theater classes.               
What: HITS and Harold's
When:  November 10, 2021
Where: 18th and 19th Street

Join us as we take a tour of the HITS Theater on 18th Street. Then we will head on over to Harold's on 19th for lunch.
What: Investing in People
When: December 1, 2021
Where: Clubhouse

Amy Corron, President and C.E.O. of the Wesley Community Center, will share the mission and vision of the WCC. The WCC is a Houston nonprofit organization providing social services to the Near Northside neighborhood. It was founded around the same time as our Club!
2021-2022
Board of Directors

President
Rosina Chevalier
1st Vice President Programs
Barbara Roberts
2nd Vice President Membership
Amy Amos
Recording Secretary
Elizabeth Ruthven
Treasurer
Jan Donaldson
Members at Large: Karen Adams, Janet Pelletier, Joyce Rozell
Corresponding Secretary
Barbara Breese
Historian
Gloria Wilson
Parliamentarian
Cathey Harrison
Past President
Magdalene Vulkovic
Committee Chairs

Communications: Rebecca Marek
Community Outreach: Open
Fundraiser: Open
Hospitality Coordinator: Linda Navarro
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Membership and Dues
All those who have renewed their membership dues are thanked.

For new members, here is a link to complete an online application and pay dues.

For questions about membership and dues, please contact Amy Amos, 2nd VP Membership.

Directory
Here is a link to our Heritage Group Online Directory. You can download or simply keep the link to look up your Heritage Group friends. This Directory will be updated throughout the year. This Directory is for member use only.
Clubhouse Rentals
Add some local charm to your next event! Our historic Clubhouse is available for rent year-round and is an ideal setting for birthday parties, bridal and baby showers, small weddings, receptions, catered dinners, business meetings and recitals. Click for details. Clubhouse Rentals