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2021 Brodhead UMW Officers

President                  CarolSue Wolter                      897-4786
Vice President           Janice Davenport                      897-8386
Secretary                 Dorothy Arn                             815-238-0662
Treasurer                 Teresa Hammon 835-3528
Spiritual Growth        Linda Gissing 329-7947      Diane Rabe 897-2604
Education                Janice Davenport 897-4786
Interpretation          Judy Ainsworth 897-3462
Nominations            Diane Rabe 897-2604   Joanne TenEyck 897-2543   Carol Kaderly 897-4268
Mustard Seed          Sue Wolter 897-2221
Sewing Circle          Janice Davenport 897-8386


2021 Program Book

2021 Unit Calendar

January 28th                   
No meeting– Stay home & warm

February 25th, 1pm          
Old business from 2020 has turned into New Business in 2021. We need to get a clean slate for the year and input for new adventures.
Mini Program:  Dorothy   Dessert:  Janice & Pat

March 25th, 1pm
Kicking off into 2021 with new ideas and programs.
Mini Program:  Joanne Dessert: Janice & Pat

April 22nd, 10am
Wake up to bluebirds singing and sounds of friends voices as we gather together. Caroline will be presenting a program filled with  new thoughts and challenges. Come explore!
Brunch:  N-Z, Pat & Carol K.

May 27th, 2pm
Wisconsin Women in History
This history lesson will not be  boring as our own Lynne Blinkenberg shares her fascinating stories of  amazing women from the past.  We say “Hooray for the Red, White and Blue” as we encourage you to wear our nations colors for this
Memorial Day month.
Dessert: Mary/Pat 

June 8th
We have a winner!  June is our Birthday Party/Bingo month at Pleasant View Nursing Home (depending on Covid restrictions).  Bring cupcakes to share and meet at the Church at 1:30pm to carpool.

June 24th, 1pm
Business meeting and devotions only as we prepare for our two special evening presentations in July and August.
Mini Program: Joannie                      Dessert: Pat & Janice

  1. 22nd, 6:30pm
    “A is for Apron”
    What is an apron?  What is it used for? Join us for an Apron
    Celebration with our guest speaker, Nancy Stacey!  Nancy has all the answers you are looking for as she shares her
    program on ‘the best coverup ever known.’ Please bring or
    wear you own favorite new or antique apron, if available, as
    you join us for this delightful evening!  Tea and crumpets will the served. Dessert: Diane & Winona

July 27th, 9:30am
Fireside Christian Concert: Tribute Quartet
This quartet has become one of the country’s most dynamic,
beloved and sought after male quartet in all of Gospel Music. Spouses and friends are welcomed to join. Matinee $35.95, includes concert and Fireside fish & chicken buffet. Leave Church at 9:30am.

August 26th, 6:30pm
“Won’t You Be My Neighbor?”
Hola!  We are fortunate to have Heather Fenwick, BHS
Spanish and ELL teacher, as our guest speaker tonight. She will enlighten us with her presentation as we look at the changing cultural patterns in our Brodhead community. Please join us for this very exciting and informing program! Fun, food and fellowship are guaranteed!  Gracias!
Dessert: Linda, Janice & Judy

September 25th
Come One, Come All, to the Apple Bazaar!
Our most important fundraiser, the Apple Bazaar helps fund a large portion of our mission projects and conference
obligation. Are you a crafter?  A baker?  A candy maker? We are calling for and welcoming all to participate in this Bazaar by donating your beautiful, lovingly made gift items or
gently used books, by volunteering to help, and, of course, by shopping at the Bazaar!  Come one, call all, we’ll look forward to seeing you there!

  1. 24th, 2pm
    My Brother’s Keeper
    Matt and Diana Friederich will share experiences from their working the refugee camps on the Greek Island of Lesvos. This island, located in the Aegon Sea near Turkey, has been a place of refuge for those fleeing the Middle East conflicts. You won’t want to miss hearing their first hand report of how God has led them and their church team into this
    intense ministry.  NOTE:  This is a Sunday program in the Sanctuary. Dessert: Mary, Teresa and Pat

October 28th, 1pm
Devotions and business meeting only. Snacks provided.
Mini program: Joanie Dessert: Janice & Pat

November 18th, 11am
Women’s Health, Important Stuff
What is your health IQ? Join us for this learning experience with our Parish Nurse, Vicki Evenson. She will share important information to keep us healthy and fit! 
Soup: Betty & Bernice
Bring a sandwich to share.

December 3rd
Tis’ the season of Christmas baking, falalala lalalala,
Some for home and some for taking, falalala lalalala.
UMW annual bake sale needs your help to meet our scholarship goal!  So come along and share your baking, Falalalala we’re thankful for YOU!

December 16th, 11:30am, FIBS
HO HO HO Holiday Fellowship!
Celebrate the birth of Christ with us as we gather for our
traditional Christmas luncheon. Please bring a $1 gift to
exchange, we will have fun competing for the best one! Christmas is a time for sharing so please bring canned/boxed food to share with White Gift. 

Mustard Seed
2nd Saturday, 9:00am,  Church

Contact: Sue Wolter,  897-2221

Mustard Seed is made up of women who get together once a month to have Bible study, fellowship and prayer.  We meet at 9am on the second Saturday of the month to accommodate those who work during the week.  We are always happy to have anyone join us.

Mustard Seed will resume on Saturday, March 13th in the basement of the Church at 9am. Please wear a mask until further notice.

March 13th Ten Men of the Bible by Max Lucado
Chapter 8: Lazarus

April 10th Ten Men of the Bible by Max Lucado
Chapter 9: Peter

May 8th Ten Men of the Bible by Max Lucado
Chapter 10: Paul

June, July, August Off for summer break
September 11 TBA
October 9 TBA
November 13 TBA  Plan items for homeless girl students
December No meeting 

Sewing Circle
2nd Tuesday, 9:00am, Church

Contact: Janice Davenport, 897-8386




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