The Hopatcong Woman’s Club has two upcoming events, the first is presentation on Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, and the second is the Annual Fashion Show Fundraiser.
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis: Preservation and Grace, an American Legacy
Hosted by the Hopatcong Woman’s Club
Date: Thursday, March 19, 2020
Time: 7 pm (doors open at 6:30)
Location: Lake Hopatcong Foundation Environmental & Cultural Center (125 Landing Road, Landing, NJ)
FREE program, donations are appreciated Register at www.lakehopatcongfoundation.org
Description: She was a Kennedy. She was an Onassis. She did not define herself by her husbands. Realizing that future generations would need the insights of the past for guidance, her preservation efforts galvanized the rest of the country to protect its historic monuments. Aided by her public profile, her work helped bring about the Historic Preservation Act of 1966: the most far-reaching preservation legislation ever enacted in the United States.
Presenter: Actress Jill Lawrence brings the woman we now know as Jackie O’ to life by interpreting her tireless efforts for the public good. By conveying Jacqueline’s personal and professional struggles and victories, a poignant portrait of the First Lady, wife and mother and activist vividly comes alive.
Additional info: This program is brought to you in partnership with the Hopatcong Woman’s Club. This program was made possible by a grant from the New Jersey Council for the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed do not necessarily represent those of the NEH or NJCH.
Annual Fashion Show Fundraiser
This year’s event will be at both a new venue and a new time than the past few years. Sunday, April 26, 2020 our Spring/Summer Fashion Show Featuring Melania’s Fashions will be held at The Mansion, Route 46, Mountain Lakes.
Tickets will be available in February and are $50 each. Contact: Mary Jeanne Smith at 973-398-4752, or any member for tickets or additional information
All local women looking to form new friendships and to find a special niche or pet project of interest are encouraged to join us on the third Wednesday of each month at 10:30am from October through April, at our new home Elba Point Beach Club at 30 Ithanell Rd. September and May events may be held at local restaurants where we have guest speakers, so check ahead by calling Member Chairperson Lisa Hirschfeld at 973-479-9228 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
To learn more about the NJSFWC (New Jersey State Federation of Women's Clubs), visit the Federation website at NJSFWC.org and to learn more about the GFWC (General Federation of Women's Clubs), visit GFWC.org. Our website: HopatcongWC.webs.com.
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