** Please note that Networking and Registration now start at 5 PM **
Melissa Averinos, award winning artist, author and speaker will be the featured speaker at the Tuesday, January 8 meeting of the Cape Cod Women’s Association. The meeting is 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. in the Ivy Room at the DoubleTree by Hilton, 287 Iyanough Road (Route 28), Hyannis.
Award winning artist, fabric designer and author Melissa Averinos, will be January’s spotlight speaker. Ms Averinos, a Cape Cod native, was awarded Best In Show at the QuiltCon 2016 for her quilt ‘My Brother’s Jeans’. She has authored and illustrated several books about sewing and crafting and has been a featured writer for many popular quilting magazines. Her love for animals shows through with her commissioned pet portraits. She has also created many personalized quilts. Her presentation “Filling the Funnel and Following My Bliss” will chronicle her journey of wellness through her creativity.
CCWA Member Spotlight will be Patricia Sprague speaking about writing her first book, “Power Within Her”.
Whether you own a business, are an employee, in transition or retirement, CCWA brings together women to build relationships professionally and personally, through networking, education and personal development.
In the past year, CCWA has contributed $3,000 to its scholarship fund, managed through the Cape Cod Foundation. In addition, the organization has budgeted $1,500 to member educational expense reimbursement and non-profit awards.
5:00pm: Check in and Networking
6:00pm: Buffet Dinner, Guest and Member Spotlight presentations
7:40pm: Fundraising/Member Announcements
CCWA Members who register by Friday, January 4: $28
All non-members and CCWA Members who register after Friday, January 4: $35
Please register online by Sunday, January 6, 2019. You may pay in advance using PayPal or credit card or pay with cash, check or credit card at the door.
We appreciate your advance registration as it allows us to prepare enough food and to avoid long lines at check-in.
As the hotel requires the headcount to prepare food, we are limited to a 72 hour cancellation notice in order to provide a full refund.
Please support our fundraising efforts by donating an item or purchasing tickets. The January theme is our annual “Reuse, Recycle, Regift” event. Bring something you received that perhaps someone else might enjoy more than you do! Always lots of fun items!