About the Glen Arbor Women’s Club
Welcome to the Glen Arbor Women’s Club! Thank you for joining, as we look forward to another great year!
Our mission statement is “The object of this club shall be a pure motive to be devoted to worthy and charitable purposes; the promotion of goodwill in the community; and the recognition of civic responsibilities.”
Monthly membership meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month, September through June at the Glen Arbor Township Hall, unless otherwise announced. Social time starts at 6:30pm, and the program begins at 7:00pm. A brief club meeting is held followed by social time and refreshments.
Dues are payable at the September meeting; $40 for new members, which includes a magnetic club name tag, and $30 per year for returning members.
The club is set up in the following way:
President – Peg Peppler
Vice President/Programs – Rita Witler
Recording Secretary – Gayle Staber
Communications – Sandy Zubik
Treasurer – Julie Tarr
The officers run for two-year terms with officer elections at the May meeting.
Committees & Chairpersons
The committee is responsible for monthly meeting refreshments, greeting guests as they arrive and overseeing meeting room set-up.
Membership – Elaine Baxter
The committee is responsible for facilitating member/guest check-in at each regular meeting and maintaining all membership contact information.
The committee is responsible for filling the slate of officers as vacancies occur.
Scholarship – Karen Ballard
The committee is responsible for the review and selection of scholarship candidates.
Community Giving – PJ Kemler
The committee is responsible for soliciting and reviewing grant applications and distributing club charitable donations each Spring.
The committee is responsible for all aspects of the December Holiday Dinner.
Spring Scholarship Reception
The committee is responsible for all aspects of the June Spring dinner.
Running Bear Run – Carole Becker
This is the club’s only fundraising event. The proceeds from this annual event provide five scholarships for students at Glen Lake High School. This family fun run occurs on the fourth Tuesday of July each year.
Committee sign-up occurs in May and June each year, so the club is ready to start the new year in September.