All women new to Porter County or who are looking to make new friends are invited to join Friends and Newcomers of Porter County. This club provides women the opportunity to share their hobbies and talents and to make lasting friendships, whether you are living in Porter County for life or just temporarily. The club is not affiliated with any organization or mission.
There are more than a dozen ways for members to socialize, enrich their minds, and have fun along the way. Some of the daytime and evening activities include Book Club, Mah-Jongg, Bunco, Couples Euchre, and Pinochle. Monthly breakfast and lunch gatherings are planned, as well as movie matinees. Special events include day trips, shopping excursions, progressive dinner, cookie exchange, Super Bowl party, bowling,etc. There is a Men’s Auxiliary for spouses. The club is open to new excursions and activities.
Membership includes a Member Directory, the quarterly Newsletter, and the opportunity to join or attend as many activities as the member chooses. There are four General Meetings per year. Every woman in Porter County is invited to the first meeting on Sept. 8 at 7:00 – 9:00 pm. Reservations are not required. General meetings will be held at the Vale Park Village Apartment Complex at 907 Vale Park Rd. in Valparaiso.
Friends and Newcomers of Porter County is currently undergoing their Membership Drive for 2011-2012. Women are encouraged to join with a friend. For more information, please call Candy at 462-5780.