September 2016 Issue
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Join or Renew your CPWC Membership Today!

We are now registering members for the 2016-17 year. We have many exciting programs to offer!  Join today!

CPWC Annual Membership is $50.  Visit our Membership Page for more information. You can download the form and mail a check, or complete your information online. 
Your Monthly News & Updates
Welcome to the Chattahoochee Plantation Women's Club! 
Opening Luncheon

We welcome you to an exciting year and invite you to join or renew your membership! We are looking forward to a fun-filled line-up of Women's Club events.

We look forward to "Living..."
and seeing you throughout the year as we focus on living our best lives by living thoughtfully, living well and living gratefully through our many inspiring programs.

Visit our web site for more information and register to attend our opening luncheon!
LetterA Special Welcome from the Co-Presidents

Our Co-Presidents Danna Vach and Lisa Krueger welcome you to the CPWC!

Now more than 200 members strong, this one-time Garden Club (established in 1970) is now a non-profit organization dedicated to community service, conserving our natural resources and maintaining a strong social network in our neighborhood. 

Please take the time to complete our 2016-17 Membership Form and Join us for the Opening Luncheon on Friday, September 16th. 

We look forward to "Living..." and seeing you throughout the year as we focus on living our best lives by:
  • living thoughtfully
  • living well
  • living gratefully
Please contact Danna or Lisa if you have any questions. 
ExecutiveMeet the Executive Board

The new 2016-17 executive board has been hard at work, planning exciting programs and events for this
 coming year. 

See the new Executive Board and Interest Group Chairs
UpcomingUpcoming Programs..."Living"...

The CPWC meets monthly for an interesting speaker or demonstration. We may also have a short business meeting as needed. We meet at 10:30 a.m. and offer a delicious light lunch. Thank you to our Programs team this year: Julie Lischer, Jean Ann McCarthy, Cathy Snyder and Jean Dole!

Opening Luncheon: September 16th  at 10:30 am to 1:00 pm, at the Atlanta Cou ntry Club.   Reserve your seat now! Special Guest: Kay Dodd -                
Humorous, Inspirational, Motivational Speaker. 

Save the Dates for Upcoming Events!
  • Oct 21: "Living Well" - Julie Crow, FuelBuilders.
  • Nov 2-3: Art for the Park
  • Nov 11: "Living Thankfully" - Normandy Cheeses and WinePairing
  • Dec 16: "Living Gratefully" - Gift and Cookie Swap
  • Jan. 20: "Living Thoughtfully"
  • Feb. 11: Valentine's Gala at Atlanta Country Club
  • Mar. 17: "Living in the Moment"
  • Apr. 21: "Living in our City" 
  • May 12: Closing Luncheon
View Upcoming Programs
WelcomeWelcome New Neighbors

The CPWC held its New Neighbor event on Sunday, August 21st at the home of Jean Ann and Barry McCarthy. 

It was a wonderful event, that brought more than 20 new neighbors together. A special thanks to the team: Jean Ann McCarthy, Regina Wood and Amber Strong!
InterestInterest Groups

CPWC offers a myriad of Interest Groups. Learn more about some of the upcoming events e ach group will be offering below, or visit the Interest Group web page.

First Friday: save these dates for our upcoming events. If you are interested in hosting the event, please contact Liz Hall.
  • Oct 7th - Julie Batson
  • Nov. 4th - HOST NEEDED
  • Dec 2nd - HOST NEEDED
  • Jan 6th - HOST NEEDED
  • March 3rd - HOST NEEDED
  • May 5th - Missy Malmberg
Bible Study: Thursdays at 10:00 am; beginning September 16th. 
  • In September, we will be learning about "The Role of the Holy Spirit WITHIN" and how to listen to His warnings and admonitions. For more information email or call 770-953-2066. 
Evening Group: 3rd Thursday of each month. Co-chairs Pat Iaffaldano and Beth Armstrong are planning a diverse offering of speakers this year and hope to also include a couple of outings. Learn more about Evening Group. Upcoming meetings include:
  • September 20 - Local celebrity Kimberly Kennedy will join us at the home of Lynn Thompson to discuss her book , Left at the Altar.
  • October 18 - Scott Armstrong, a Financial Advisor with Edward Jones (and the son of our Evening Group co-chairBeth), will give us tips on managing our money and planning our financial futures.
  • November 3 - Plan to attend the Artist Symposium at ACC, the second night of Art for the Park. Our neighbor and nationally acclaimed artist, Matt Moulthrop, will discuss his art of wood turning.
Girls Night Out and Artist Jewelry Show: save the date for the upcoming event!
  • September 13, from 7-10 pm. At Missy Malmberg's house, 4530 Ponte Vedra Drive in the ACC. Come have drinks and munchies! Michelle Redmond will have jewelry from six fantastic artists. No pressure to buy - just come and look and enjoy some Girl Time!
    • The jewelry is all hand made and is one-of-a-kind.  No ordering, just take home something you love or start shopping for Christmas early.  
    • You are welcome to bring friends, too. RSVP to Missy or text 404-457-5642.
Visit our Interest Group Page 
ArtArt for the Park
Our 4th annual Art for the Park is bigger and better than ever before! The event will be held on November 2 and  3 at the Atlanta C ountry Club.  This event includes free parking and admission and is  open to the public 10:30 am to 8:30 pm both days. Lots of special events and opportunities. Register now for the event!

We will have a special sculpture presentation by Matt Moulthrop, a local wood turner and a
rtist, on November 3rd at 6:30 pm.

We need your help! In order to fund the
AFTP event, we have established a notecard sale. The sale of the cards is our "SEED MOMEY" to help run the event.  The cards are photos of McFarlane Natur
e Park and there are 8 in a package for $10.00. 

If you are interested the cards will be sold at the opening luncheon on  Sept 16th  or you can contact Kim Sherk  or Lynn Thompson.