General Meeting: Tuesday, February 27 at 10:00 a.m.
General Meeting: 4th Tuesday of each month at 10:00 a.m. (except August & December)
Trinity Presbyterian Church, 1416 Bolton Street, Winston Salem, NC 27103
(just off Silas Creek Parkway via the Bolton Street exit)
General Meetings are a time to welcome visitors, hear guest speakers, and discuss club business.
Women who are new or established residents of Greater Winston Salem are invited to join.
Visitors are welcome to attend two meetings or activities before joining and paying dues.
For more information, contact our Membership Manager, Pat Titus at 336-771-4422.
Annual dues are $35 – renew each September
(depending on the month, dues may be prorated)
Speaker: Allison Slaby
Topic: Reynolda House history
Allison Slaby will be the speaker at the February 27, 2018, meeting of Winston Salem Newcomers and Neighbors. Ms. Slaby is the curator at Reynolda House Museum of American Art in Winston Salem.
She will discuss the history of the house and the generations of Reynolds family members who lived there,
the transition in the 1960s from Reynolda as a private home to a museum of American Art, and her own work as a curator at the museum.
Allison Slaby joined the Reynolda House staff in September 2005. At the museum, she has curated over twenty exhibitions, including the Fall 2016 exhibition, Grant Wood and the American Farm. She has recently published a paper entitled “Grant Wood’s Agrarian Landscapes: Myth, Memory, and Control” in Formations of Identity: Society, Politics and Landscape (Cambridge Scholars Press, 2016). Ms. Slaby is a graduate of Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, New York. In 2002, she earned her master’s degree in art history, specializing in American art, from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. She has served as the graduate intern at the Mead Art Museum at Amherst College and as the membership coordinator at the Rose Art Museum of Brandeis University. Previously, she held positions at Harvard University and at Dumbarton Oaks Research Library in Washington, D.C.
Calendar of Events: February 2018
The coordinators of our events ask that members RSVP as required. If you are not a member but want to attend one of our activities, or for more information, please contact our membership manager, Pat Titus
at 336-771-4422 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
TRAVEL TALK: Thursday, February 1 at 7:00 p.m. (Guests welcome)
BOOK CLUB: Monday, February 5 at 10:00 a.m.
MAHJONG: Tuesday, February 6 at 1:00 p.m.
EVENING CARDS: Wednesday, February 7 at 7:00 p.m.
BRIDGE CLUB: Thursday, February 8 at 1:00 p.m.
WINE TASTERS: Friday, February 10 at 7:00 p.m. (Guests welcome)
BOARD MEETING: Tuesday, February 13 at 10:00 a.m.
MAHJONG: Wednesday, February 14 at 1:00 p.m.
LUNCH BUNCH: Thursday, February 15 at 11:30 a.m.
MOVIE/THEATRE/ DINNER: Friday, February 16 at TBA (Guests welcome)
MAHJONG: Tuesday, February 20 at 1:00 p.m.
DAY CARDS: Thursday, February 22 at 1:00 p.m.
DAY TRIP GALS: Friday, February 23 at 10:00 a.m.
GENERAL MEETING: Tuesday, February 27 at 10:00 a.m. (refreshments 9:45)
MAHJONG: Wednesday, February 28 at 1:00 p.m.
Newcomers and Neighbors Website: http://www.newcomers-winstonsalem.com