Events

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The Woman’s Club of Rock Hill salutes the community for its continuing support. By attending the Victorian Teas, purchasing unique gifts in our boutique, and joining us for other fund raising activities, you are giving us the means to continue our community outreach programs and to maintain our historic property for the coming year. THANK YOU!

Come and be a part of our upcoming events listed below!

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Yard Sale

Saturday, May 20, 2017 – 7am – 1pm

This sale will benefit the renovation/restoration of our 600 College Avenue property.  Please enter the parking area of 607 Aiken Avenue driveway from College Avenue.  Items will include dishes, glassware, household decor, toys, books, small appliances, furniture and garden tools, etc.

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Watch for these successful annual events next year
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Spring Garden Luncheon

Enjoy a delicious Spring lunch buffet of salads, sandwiches, homemade desserts, sweet tea and soft drinks.  Stroll through our beautiful gardens in bloom on a self-guided tour.  Listen to the sound of splashing water by our fishpond, reflecting pool and lily pond.

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Champagne & Strawberries Brunch

Come join us at the Club’s Historic Armstrong-Mauldin House on 607 Aiken Avenue for this special Sunday meal!  A variety of brunch/lunch dishes and desserts will be served, many featuring fresh strawberries.   Our menu this year includes Baked Ham, biscuits, as well as Strawberry Cheesecake French Toast, Strawberry Muffins, Frozen Strawberry Margarita Parfait and Strawberry Tiramisu, among other items.

Strawberry-themed items and other items made by members will be available in a mini-boutique.  Guests may also enjoy touring the gardens.  Limited outdoor seating, weather permitting.  Reservations recommended.  Proceeds: renovating/restoring the Club’s 600 College Avenue property.  This is a Come-See-Me event.  For more information on Rock Hill’s award-winning spring festival, visit www.comeseeme.org.

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“Tea and Topics” Sixth Annual Butterfly Seminar – Monarchs and Milkweed

These small events take place throughout the year and are held for the purpose of information sharing for our members as well as for the public. The Butterfly Seminar is presented by the Woman’s Club of Rock Hill and the 4-H Historical Club, in the Historic Armstrong-Mauldin House, 607 Aiken Avenue, Rock Hill, during Come-See-Me, Rock Hill’s award winning spring festival.   Questions?  Please call Ellen Mayes at 803.366.5042 or the Clubhouse, 328-8888, and leave a message.  Or email Ellen at greatellens@comporium.net. 

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“Girl’s Nite Out”

This October 2016 event was a great success and enjoyed by all!  Watch this space for next year’s Girl’s Nite out.

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Victorian Teas and Sugar Plum Boutique

The December 2016 Victorian Teas enjoyed one of the biggest turnouts ever.  Thank you!  Watch this space for next year’s Teas schedule.

 Our Annual Traditional Full English Teas include a generous serving of savories, a scone served with jam or lemon curd and cream followed by an array of sweets. All of our foods are made by the Club members from fresh ingredients.  The historic Armstrong-Maudlin House, 607 Aiken Avenue in Rock Hill, is always beautifully decorated for the holidays with servers dressed in period attire. In addition, these past few years seasonal songs were sung by the Woman’s Club Men’s Chorus.

The Sugar Plum Boutique features items from local artisans and vendors with Christmas themed gifts, decorations and delicious homemade holiday treats created by Club members.  The Boutique will also be selling the second printing of our recipe book Traditional Tea Time Favorites.  At only $15, it makes a nice stocking stuffer for the tea lovers on your  Christmas list or an interesting addition to your own collection.  The Boutique is open one hour prior to and  after each Tea. The Teas and Sugar Plum boutique are part of ChristmasVille, Rock Hill’s award winning winter festival, christmasvillerockhill.com.

 

The Best Bridge and Game Luncheon

Another successful fundraiser and a good time was had by all!  Watch this space for the 2018 Bridge and Game Luncheon.
Can’t wait to see what the theme and and decorations will be!  A nice lunch in guaranteed.

Thursday, March 2, 2017, 12:00 – 3:00pm 
At our Historic Clubhouse, 607 Aiken Ave. Rock Hill,
$25 per person

Join your friends and make new ones for a fun-filled afternoon.  Play bridge, dominoes, Uno, Mah jong, or other games of choice. We will again have door prizes, prizes for the winners at each table, a 50-50 raffle and, of course, a nice lunch and snacks. Proceeds benefit our Community Service Programs, which support such groups as Grounds of Grace, Heifer International, Dot Amick Scholarship, underexposed Film Festival, and the upkeep of our historic house & gardens.

Most of the foods served during our fundraisers are made by Club members using time-tested recipes.

Most of the foods served during our fundraisers are made by Club members using time-tested recipes and fresh ingredients.

During Come-See-Me, Glen drops by to offer his help.

During Come-See-Me, Glen drops by to offer his help.