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    • January 29, 2023
    • 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    • 35 Triangle Street, Amherst, MA 01002
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    Trio Lyrica

    HIDDEN GEMS

    OF THE 19TH CENTURY


    Sunday, January 29th at 3:00 pm 

    Join us for an afternoon of delightful music performed by Jennifer Allen (Cello), Diana Peelle (Violinist), and Nina Turkington (Piano) featuring Clara Schumann's Piano Trio along with hidden gems of the 19th century.

    All proceeds of the event will be used to grant scholarships to high school seniors and grants to local community service agencies such as the Boys and Girls Club, the Amherst Senior Center, Safe Passage and the Amherst Survival Center.

    • February 06, 2023
    • 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    • 35 Triangle Street, Amherst, MA 01002
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    Kitty Axelson-Berry joins

    Modern Memoirs president, Megan St. Marie

    Monday, February 6th at 1:30PM 

    AWC member Kitty Axelson-Berry joins Modern Memoirs president, Megan St. Marie, for a peek at the company's services in documenting, researching, preserving, and publishing personal and family stories. They will also offer a series of writing prompts that will inspire participants to draw on their own memories and family histories. The goal will be to demonstrate how engaging in writing and life-review work can be a means of fostering self-discovery and deepening familial connections. This is also a wonderful opportunity to get to know one another, especially our newer members. Join in the fun and share tidbits of your story.

    • February 09, 2023
    • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    • 35 Triangle Street, Amherst, MA 01002
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    Cinda Jones

    Nineth generation of one of Amherst's founding families,

    explains how her biggest challenges and failures have been foundational to  her success.


    Thursday, February 9th at 6:00PM for a glass of wine,

    speaker starts at 6:30pm


    Join us for an evening with Cinda Jones, once referred to by the Boston Globe as the “energetic scion of a North Amherst lumber company,” Cinda Jones is the ninth generation to manage her family business, which today is the largest private land owner in Massachusetts.  Cinda will share her biggest challenges and failures that have been foundational to her success.


    • February 20, 2023
    • 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    • 35 Triangle Street, Amherst, MA 01002
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    Dr. John Stoffolano

    Monday, February, 20th at 1:30PM

    Join Dr. John Stoffolano, retired faculty in the Entomology Department at UMASS, Amherst to explore “THE IMPACT INSECTS HAVE ON HUMAN CULTURE, PAST AND PRESENT”. As climate changes impact all aspects of our world, what can we expect?

    • March 06, 2023
    • 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    • 35 Triangle Street, Amherst, MA 01002
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    MAGIC WINGS CONSERVATORY BUTTERFLIES

    Monday, March, 6th at 1:30PM

    Monday, March 6: Magic Wings Conservatory Butterflies are coming to the Amherst Woman’s Club. More information will be available soon.

    • March 09, 2023
    • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    • 35 Triangle Street, Amherst, MA 01002
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    Claudia Pazmany

    Thursday, March 9th at 6:00pm social hour, 

    6:30pm speaker starts

    Claudia is the Executive Director of our Amherst Area Chamber of Commerce, Claudia brings a 17+ years of proven business development skills combined with a long history in Capital Campaigns, Philanthropy, Community Engagement, Social Media, and Alumni Relations, where she has built visionary and sustainable movements of giving through work in educational, community and grantmaking organizations.


    • March 18, 2023
    • 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • 35 Triangle Street, Amherst, MA 01002
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    AWC ANNUAL FLOWER SHOW AND SALE

    Monday, March, 18th 10:00AM - 2:00PM

    AWC Annual Flower Show and Sale: This is the club’s largest fundraiser and a wonderful introduction to the sights and smells of SPRING! It’s all hands on deck as we gather, donate, and arrange flowers and plants for sale in our beautiful house. Donations will be received on Friday afternoon from 4 – 6:00 p.m. Begin thinking about how you will share in the work and the fun!

    • March 20, 2023
    • 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    • 35 Triangle Street, Amherst, MA 01002
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    Professor Emeritus Robert Jones

    Why is Russia different from Western Countries?

    Monday, March, 20th at 1:30PM

    "Why is Russia different from Western countries?" That question is particularly important in current world affairs. Prof. Emeritus Robert Jones will give us inside information he has garnered from his 38 years of teaching in the History Department at UMASS Amherst as well as his many experiences of living in Russia. 

    • April 03, 2023
    • 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    • 35 Triangle Street, Amherst, MA 01002
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    Poetry Is Dying and Poets Are an Endangered Species

    Spring into Poetry

    Monday, April 3th at 1:30PM

    Spring into Poetry. In a town that inspired the likes of Robert Frost and Emily Dickinson, let’s come together to celebrate the magic and artistry of poetry. If you think you’re not a fan, you might be surprised, as talented local poets read to us in their own voice. Led by member Carol Freedman in conjunction with local poets.

    • April 13, 2023
    • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    • 35 Triangle Street, Amherst, MA 01002
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    Mila Sherman

    Thursday, April 13th at 6:00pm for social hour,

    6:30pm speaker starts



    • May 11, 2023
    • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    • 35 Triangle Street, Amherst, MA 01002
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    Mindy Domb

    Thursday, April 13th at 6:00pm for social hour,

    6:30pm speaker starts


    State Representative to the Massachusetts Legislature for the 3rd Hampshire District.  

About us

Our community is filled with a wonderfully diverse women. The Amherst Woman’s Club (AWC) is bringing those women together to meet and connect with each other.

Join us and discover how the simple joy of connecting with your neighbors, being inspired by a local speaker and enjoying each other’s company can help forge new friendships and a sense of belonging among our spectacular community of women.

Become a member

"A friend may be waiting behind a stranger's face.”               -Maya Angelou

Join us today and come enjoy the company of new friends.

Contact us

Amherst Woman's Club

35 Triangle Street

Amherst, MA 01002

Membership: (413) 549-5679

Event Rental: (413) 549-3971


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