The members of the Woman’s Club of Chipley assembled for their first meeting of the new club year on Sept. 12.

New projects, events and activities were presented , discussed and planed. One of the first events if the Fall Tour which will be held Oct 9., in Panama City. The members are collecting small, wrapped, nonperishable food items to contribute to the Panama City’s club efforts to send food home each Friday with those students who may not have food over the weekend. Members will be donating such items to contribute to the district efforts in this worthwhile project.

The much anticipated Kirby Holt holiday show is scheduled for Oct. 16 at the Agriculture Center in Chipley. Members will be selling tickets for this annual event. The local Arts and Crafts Festival will occur in November along with the annual garage sale on November 16 and 17 at the club house on fifth street. The members set Dec. 9 for the Christmas Tour of Homes and Feb. 3, 2013 for the Bridal Expo. More details will be published at later date.

After a short business meeting and discussion of the above events, the club members enjoyed a delicious salad luncheon courtesy of the board members. All members are looking forward to a busy, productive year of club activities. The club meets the second Wednesday of the month at the clubhouse on North Fifth Street in Chipley. Department coordinators include Elaine Chadwell, Elsie Gainey, Linda Cook, Judy Taylor, Sybil Compton and Dorothy Clarke.