July Book Club at the Beach

March 24, 2017 § Leave a comment

Please join us on July 30, 2017 at our annual Cape Meares Gathering (more information to follow) where we will be reading Viet Thanh Nguyen, The Sympathizer.

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June Book Club

March 24, 2017 § Leave a comment

Please join us on June 25, 2017 1:30-4 (book discussion beginning at 2): Helen MacdonaldH is for Hawk, hosted by Debbie Olsen ’65. Directions to follow on Evite.

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May Book Club

March 24, 2017 § Leave a comment

Please join us on May 21, 2017 1:30-4 (book discussion beginning at 2): Isabel Allende, The Japanese Lover: A Novel, hosted by Judy Ringenson ’60 at Tabor Space. Directions to follow on Evite.

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April Book Club

March 24, 2017 § Leave a comment

Please join us on April 23, 2017 1:30-4 (book discussion beginning at 2): Roxanne Dunbar-OrtizAn Indigenous Peoples’ History of the United States hosted by Pam Caldwell ’72 at Park Avenue West. Please RSVP using the Evite.

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Admitted Students Brunch

March 24, 2017 § Leave a comment

Accepted applicants to Mount Holyoke have received their letters and are making their decisions.  What better time to get alumnae and prospective students together?  We hope you can be a part of the reception and conversation at the home of Heather Kientz ’91 on Sunday, April 2, 2017 at 11 AM!  Please RSVP using the Evite.

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Volunteering with Dress for Success

January 26, 2017 § Leave a comment

We will be volunteering with Dress for Success at their Acey‘s Closet Sale on Saturday, February 11th from 9:30 AM-12:30 PM. Our roles will include greeting shoppers, working as sales assistants and dressing room attendants, and cashiering.
 
If you would like to join, please RSVP by emailing mhcpdxclub@gmail.com with your full name and class year.  And if you are unable to volunteer, please consider swinging by the store to shop.  Our members got some fantastic clothing for a great cause last year!

Upcoming Book Clubs

December 29, 2016 § Leave a comment

February 26, 2017 1:30-4 (book discussion beginning at 2):  Sy Montgomery, The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousness at the home of Susan Day ’64. Directions to follow on Evite.

March 19, 2017 location TBA 1:30-4 (book discussion beginning at 2): A short story by Emily Uecker ’06 and other short stories TBA at the home of Debbie Olsen ’65. Directions to follow on Evite.

April 23, 2017 1:30-4 (book discussion beginning at 2): Roxanne Dunbar-OrtizAn Indigenous Peoples’ History of the United States. Location TBA.