Below are the speakers and events from the 2005-2006 Kalmia Club program.
September 12, 2005
Fall Social at Kalmia
Kick off a new year of great Kalmia programs while catching up with everyone
you missed during the summer months and meeting new members. Don’t forget
to pick up your copy of the new yearbook for 2005-2006. Please bring a
dish to share.
October 10, 2005
Susan Hoffman, Surrogate of Hunterdon County
Surrogate Susan J. Hoffman, has continuously been elected to the five
year term, most recently being sworn in to office January 1, 1999. She
continues to operate one of the smallest staffs of all the Surrogate Courts
in New Jersey. For more information, visit http://www.co.hunterdon.nj.us/official/sjh.htm.
Get to Know Kalmia's Members
This month we will meet and greet new members and get a chance to talk
to members who have been in the club for over 30 years! Come and enjoy
this social gathering.
December 12, 2005
Holiday Celebration with Key of She
Key of She is an a cappella group comprised of six dynamic women with
one passion… making music! They are taking time out of their busy performance
schedule to sing for the Kalmia Club on this special night. The groups
repertoire ranges from Gershwin and Cole Porter to Karen Carpenter and
Sting, with a bit of whimsy and humor thrown into the mix. For more information,
to hear their music, or purchase a CD, please visit: www.keyofshe.com
January 9, 2006
Book Night with Beverly
Here for Book List!
A long-standing and always well-attended program was Kalmias Book
Night with Kalmia member Beverly Leavell.
February 13, 2006
Annual Juried Art Show at the Coryell Gallery
Year after year, Kalmia member Janet Hunt graciously opens her Gallery
to Kalmia for the February program. The Annual Juried Art Show highlights
some of Pennsylvania and New Jerseys best artists and their exceptional
work.The meeting was held at the Coryell Gallery.
March 13, 2006
Irish Step Dancing
Kate Gallison Dunn, a Lambertville mystery writer and earnest student
of Irish dance taught us three Irish dances: The Gay Gordon, The Two-Hand
Reel, and The Haymaker's Jig. All O'Kalmia ladies are invited to join
in! Kates instructor, Beth, attended with some of her young students
and danced for us.
April 10, 2006
Suzanne Perrault from The Perrault-Rago Gallery
Suzanne has been a tile and pottery appraiser for Antiques Roadshow since
1996. She draws upon an in depth knowledge of American art pottery and
art tile from the U.S. and Europe. She has been published many times,
and is a frequent contributor to Schroeder's Antiques Price Guide. She
lectures across the country on various topics and is a principal auctioneer
at the Auction Center. For more information on the Gallery and Auction
Center, visit: www.ragoarts.com
May 8, 2006
Annual Meeting and Craft Night
Kalmia’s yearly business concerns were addressed at the Annual Meeting.
After that it was time to have some fun. We dedicated the night to organizing
all those photos that we never have time to take care of.
June 12, 2006
It was a farewell to Kalmia and hello to summer! We celebrated this annual
social by spending the evening with old friends and new ones.