Women’s Luncheons

DCA Women’s Luncheons are monthly social gatherings, for both women and men, offering various types of presenters, from authors, to those with poignant human interest stories, to specialists on travel, theater, gardening, entertaining, and home décor. Luncheons are generally held on the first Tuesday of every month from October to May, and are catered by Michael Joseph’s Catering.


Active Travel Adventures” featuring Backroads

Heidi Sheldon has been traveling actively since her first adventure with her husband in 1988 when they climbed Mount Ararat in Eastern Turkey. Now a regional sales manager for Backroads and Darien resident, Heidi enjoys traveling throughout the US and Canada sharing her passion for active travel. Come learn about this unique travel trend that takes you hiking and biking all over the globe while combining cultural encounters, exceptional cuisine and destination hotels into unique itineraries. Whether history buff, photography enthusiast, spa devotee, or wine connoisseur, Backroads’ unique formula combines options and support so travelers of all ages are able to travel at their own pace and enjoy the outdoors on their own terms.

Men are welcome, too! Luncheon will be provided by Michael Joseph’s Catering.

Tuesday, March 5
12:15pm – 2:00pm

DCA members $20
Public $35

Prepayment is required by noon on Monday, March 4.

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Upcoming Women’s Luncheons:

Tuesday, April 2 – “Fashion Show by Everything Is Rosey”, plus shopping. Back by popular demand! The fashion show is sponsored by US Chemicals, A Woman-Owned Business.

Tuesday, May 7 – “Our Iconic Greens Ledge Lighthouse”, exciting restoration plans with up-to-date progress

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Diane Schlinkert

Sue Tattar

Committee Members
Kim Bealle
Connie Bergen
Krista Fox
Diane Halvorsen
Susan Hamill
Deidre Hogan
Holly Hurd
Kate Larson
Carol Lester
Deirdre McGovern
Wendy Mulligan
Sandy Russell
Cindy Ryan
Marte Small
Gwynne Tibbetts















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