Our December Holiday Party included quick Covid testing for each attendee. Thank you, Janis!
Members eagerly chatted and caught up while testing was conducted.
Pizza (Cafe Verde) replaced our traditional, delicious potluck. Claudia made an exceptional Caesar dressing for the salad.
Susan organized a delicious and beautiful cookie exchange.
Holiday spirits filled the Community Center.
President Laura Merlo deserves a standing ovation for keeping the Club active and dynamic during the pandemic.
After the meeting, members cheerfully cleaned up -- just like old times!
In early December Club members spent a sunny morning at Town Park making origami trees and stars.
The fruits of their labor.
Linda and Dee deliver stars and trees to a senior home.
Olga shares her finely knit caps with other residents of the home.
We joyfully gathered indoors for our November 2021 meeting.
Cindy Ayala from the Restorative Justice Program of the Marin County Probation Department spoke to the Club in November.
Ladies Who Lunch ate at the Black Star Pirate BBQ in Richmond in November.
View of the harbor from the Black Star Pirate BBQ.
The grounds surrounding the Black Star are as interesting as the food is delicious.
A sample of Ladies Who Lunch L-R: Robin, Janis, Armelle, Becky and Leila.
Linda made reservations for the group with Tony.
In October we launched sales of the "What Sustains Us" cookbook with a gathering on the Community Center Patio.
President Laura welcomed members to the cookbook sales launch.
Claudia (Center) and Armelle (R), shepherds of the cookbook project, celebrate with Club President Laura (L).
"What Sustains Us" is a compilation of members' favorite recipes along with the memories evoked by the dishes.
The recipes are tried and true and sure to please.
Marie won a chef's hat, which Helen admired.
L-R: Ellen, Fran and Janis
For its inaugural meeting in September, the Ladies Who Lunch Group enjoyed a delicious meal at Vivalon. L-R: Janis, Kay and Cathy.
L-R: Marion, Helen and Alicia
L-R: Kathryn, Linda and Marion.
These care facilities have received blankets and hats made by the Knitting Group.
A small sample of hats made by the Knitting Group. And hats off to Linda, who leads the group!
The Knitting Group met outside regularly during the pandemic.
Wayne and Chiz share crocheting tips in the Knitting Group.
In October we also returned to the Community Center for our first workshop of the year. Yeah!
October's workshop theme was Dio de los Muertos.
We made small alters in the Day of the Dead tradition.
Renee, Lois and Olga enjoyed making their small "ofertas."