The Whittier Home will host the 10th Annual “Celebrating Whittier” fundraiser to be held on March 22nd, 2:00 p.m., at the Friends Meetinghouse in Amesbury, MA.
The program for the event will be a presentation by Ron and Donna Lasko entitled “HATS OFF TO WOMEN!”. This program will commemorate the 100th anniversary of American women achieving their right to vote and celebrate the spirit that has paved the way for future women’s rights progress. Donna & Ron Lasko will edu-tain you with their original presentation.
After the program there will be a Courtship Tea, also hosted by Ron and Donna, featuring their own blend of tea and silver service, with sweet and savory treats provided by the Whittier Home served on china plates and in china teacups!
Christina Bryant, president of the Whittier Home Association states that “the event is being held on the birthday of our dearly departed friend and member, Annie Tunstall, and will be dedicated to her and her husband Richard Gale, and in loving memory all of the wonderful friends we have lost over the years: Dawn Bennett, Nancy Webber, Elma Naumetz, Harriet Gould, May Wetherby Jones, Jon Ben Pickard, Teenie Goodwin, Bill Plante Jr., Marise Fraser, Jane Oelkers, Jean Davis, Mary Dolan, Robert Schledwitz, Mary Tingley, Geraldine Wallace, Doris Blood, Dorothy Pike, Nancy Weare and Cynthia Armstrong to name just a few.”
Tickets for the event are $30 adults, $10 for students, children under 12 are free.
Reservations can be made on the Whittier Home website at www.whittierhome.org or by calling the Whittier Home at 978-388-1337 and leaving details in a phone message.