Pictured (from left) are Dr. Brandi Kennedy, from Piedmont HealthCare OB/GYN; Natalie Griffith, FNP-C from Piedmont HealthCare OB/GYN; Daughn Baker, Mary Kay consultant; Tammy Kennedy, yoga leader; Mary Bennett, LCSW with Bennett Counseling & Wellness; Valerie Oliphant, Simply Organized Mooresville; and Mary Nance, nurse with Iredell Health System.

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The Statesville Woman’s Club held a Health & Wellness Fair during its November meeting. Members and their guests visited stations devoted to skin pampering; blood pressure, heart and oxygen checks; yoga; nutrition and wellness info; stress relief; and Zen organization techniques; along with healthy snacks.

Rockin’ the Holidays event

The club will hold a “Rockin’ the Holidays” Rock Painting event at the historic clubhouse on Thursday, November 30. Drop in from 5:30 to 7 p.m. to paint festive holiday and winter designs on small rocks for the Kindness Rock Garden at Pecan Park. While painting rocks, members and guests will have a chance to enjoy light refreshments and learn more about the club. Invite a friend and join us for this relaxing event. For more information contact Club Project Coordinator, Joanna Gaither at 704-873-2684.

December Potluck

The next club meeting will be the Holiday Potluck Luncheon on Thursday, December 7, at the historic clubhouse located at 515 West End Avenue. There will be a time of Fellowship at 11:30 a.m. and a meal at 12 noon. Reservations are requested for an adequate head count by Sunday, December 2, at 6 p.m. Contact Second Vice President Wanda Rushton at 704-450-4122. All members, guests and interested women are invited to attend.

The program will be a time of fun, games, music and signing Christmas cards for veterans. The project focus for December will be collecting unwrapped toys to help children in need in the community this Christmas. Gifts are requested to be brought to the clubhouse at the December Luncheon. Ideas include board games, cards, travel games, puzzles, books, stuffed animals, action figures, dolls, toy cars, or sports-related items (like soccer, footballs or basketballs, which should be deflated ahead of time).


For information about renting the GFWC of NC Statesville Woman’s Club’s Clubhouse for your meeting or event, email the club at Statesvillewomansclub@gmail.com or call 704-761-8208. The club website is www.statesvillewomansclub.org. Also be sure to like and follow us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and YouTube. For details on joining the GFWC of NC Statesville Woman’s Club, please contact Membership Team member Joanna Gaither at 704-873-2684.