November 2016 Program

November 2, 2016            12:00 pm                 Spring Lake Holiday Inn

Cathie Gagnon is a Physical Therapist in Muskegon at LifeCircles PACE (Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly) working with the frail elderly.  She is also an active member of Ambucs and serves on their Board. Cathie will explain how Ambucs creates independence and mobility for people with disabilities.  She will also describe the new therapeutic “Amtrykes” for people with disabilities who are unable to ride a standard bike.

To make or cancel reservations, call or email Martha Roldan: 616.607.9205, keltyroldan@msn.com

Simply pay the $11.00 luncheon fee at the door.  Reservations are due by noon the Monday prior to the luncheon.  Please note: Counterpart is charged for each luncheon plate ordered. Once you make a reservation, payment for your meal is due even if you cannot attend the luncheon.

October 2016 Program

October 5, 2016            12:00 pm                 Spring Lake Holiday Inn

Melinda Hollands lives in Traverse City and is going to tell us her wonderful, inspiring story about her journey as a legally blind individual. She will share her experience with Ski for Light, an organization that works with blind and sight-impaired individuals to give them the thrill and skill of cross-country skiing. Prepare to be inspired!

To make or cancel reservations, call or email Martha Roldan: 616.607.9205, keltyroldan@msn.com

Simply pay the $11.00 luncheon fee at the door.  Reservations are due by noon the Monday prior to the luncheon.  Please note: Counterpart is charged for each luncheon plate ordered. Once you make a reservation, payment for your meal is due even if you cannot attend the luncheon.

In addition, The Center for Women in Transition (CWIT) will be collecting gently used fall/winter clothes and accessories for the Winter Clothing Drive. CWIT will have a van at the entrance to the Holiday Inn to collect your donations from 11:30 to noon.  Receipts are available on request. Clean out your closets and put those little-worn outfits and accessories to good use.  At CWIT, women can visit the “Wardrobe for Work” and are assisted in selecting several outfits that can be worn for interviews and work attire. CWIT is also in need of personal care products and gently used towels.

September 2016 Program

September 7, 2016            12:00 pm                 Spring Lake Holiday Inn

Steve Harvey is our speaker this month. In addition to telling us about his life-long passion of collecting coins and stamps, he has invited us to bring any of our “hidden treasures” – stamps, old coins, and even collectibles – for his comments and perhaps an evaluation. This will happen after his presentation, so please plan to stay if you want to bring something.

To make or cancel reservations, call or email Martha Roldan: 616.607.9205, keltyroldan@msn.com

Simply pay the $11.00 luncheon fee at the door.  Reservations are due by noon the Monday prior to the luncheon.  Please note: Counterpart is charged for each luncheon plate ordered. Once you make a reservation, payment for your meal is due even if you cannot attend the luncheon.

August 2016 Program

August 3, 2016            12:00 pm                 Spring Lake Holiday Inn

Having just returned from Africa, Erin Vargo, a Grand Valley State University Wildlife Biology Senior, will be educating us on the mission and history of the Cheetah Conservation Fund.  She will also share how zoos are participating in the conservation initiative.

To make or cancel reservations, call or email Martha Roldan: 616.607.9205, keltyroldan@msn.com

Simply pay the $11.00 luncheon fee at the door.  Reservations are due by noon the Monday prior to the luncheon.  Please note: Counterpart is charged for each luncheon plate ordered. Once you make a reservation, payment for your meal is due even if you cannot attend the luncheon.

July 2016 Program

July 6, 2016            12:00 pm                 Spring Lake Holiday Inn

Joe Schulte, a police officer and firefighter with the Grand Haven Department of Public Safety, will present a program on the history of Grand Haven and will share some memorabilia with us!

To make or cancel reservations, call or email Martha Roldan: 616.607.9205, keltyroldan@msn.com

Simply pay the $11.00 luncheon fee at the door.  Reservations are due by noon the Monday prior to the luncheon.  Please note: Counterpart is charged for each luncheon plate ordered. Once you make a reservation, payment for your meal is due even if you cannot attend the luncheon.

June 2016 Program

June 1, 2016            12:00 pm                 Spring Lake Holiday Inn

Kindra Burger from the Sunrise Acre Egg Farm in Hudsonville will explain the American Egg Board and the Good Egg Project, a program designed to teach students about the benefits of a healthy, protein-rich breakfast and to show them how fresh foods, like eggs, make their way from the farm to their table. Which came first – the chicken or the egg?

To make or cancel reservations, call or email Martha Roldan: 616.607.9205, keltyroldan@msn.com

Simply pay the $11.00 luncheon fee at the door.  Reservations are due by noon the Monday prior to the luncheon.  Please note: Counterpart is charged for each luncheon plate ordered. Once you make a reservation, payment for your meal is due even if you cannot attend the luncheon.

In addition, The Center for Women in Transition (CWIT) will be collecting gently used summer clothes and accessories for the Summer Clothing Drive. CWIT will have a van at the entrance to the Holiday Inn to collect your donations from 11:30 to noon.  Receipts are available on request. Clean out your closets and put those little-worn outfits and accessories to good use.  At CWIT, women can visit the “Wardrobe for Work” and are assisted in selecting several outfits that can be worn for interviews and work attire. CWIT is also in need of personal care products and gently used towels.

May 2016 Program

May 4, 2016            12:00 pm                 Spring Lake Holiday Inn

It’s finally here!  This is the day we announce the Counterpart Woman of the Year!  You won’t want to miss this special event.

To make or cancel reservations, call or email Martha Roldan: 616.607.9205, keltyroldan@msn.com

Simply pay the $11.00 luncheon fee at the door.  Reservations are due by noon the Monday prior to the luncheon.  Please note: Counterpart is charged for each luncheon plate ordered. Once you make a reservation, payment for your meal is due even if you cannot attend the luncheon.

MEMBERS:

The new Counterpart fiscal year begins on April 1.  That means dues are due! There is no change in the dues structure for this year.

The annual membership fee is $28 and may be paid any time now, along with your luncheon fee, or mailed to Counterpart at PO Box 356, Grand Haven, MI  49417.

 If you are a supporting member and pay by the quarter, the amount due in April is $61. 

If you pay by the year, the amount due is $160.