Message from the President

November was a very positive month for our club. Thanks to Deb Hammond and her volunteers our Soup and Bake Sale on Election Day gave us a profit of $757.00 and thanks to Janet Yanella our pie sale gave us a profit of $676.00. I can see our club recognizing in the future more than one senior with a $750.00 scholarship and helping our community.

On our website is a picture of the toys that you all donated at our November meeting and I wanted to share it with all of you so somewhere in the newspaper you will find it. We filled the box and thank you all for making a child’s Christmas a happy one.

Remember there is no general meeting in December and we will see all of you Monday, January 19th at 7:30 PM. Our speaker will be Mary Beth Long, Librarian at the Red Land Community Library sharing information on "Public Libraries". We would like all members to join the library so make sure you all stop by and sign up or renew. For members who can’t make the meetings and do not have e-mail, Nancy will send you an application with a self-address envelop to return it to me. Our goal is to have 100% so we can be recognized at our district meetings.

Wishing you and your family a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year – 2015!!!! WOW!!!



2014 Summer Family Picnic

45th Anniversary Banquet
Members and their spouses and special guests attended our 45th anniversary banquet on Monday, May 19th, at Hogan's Restaurant at Valley Green Golf Club.

Conversation and cocktails began at 5:30, and dinner was served at 6:30. In addition to dinner, there was a brief installation ceremony for the 2014-16 officers



Congratulations to all of our new officers!

West Shore School District's Administrative Council Award Received by RLAWC
November 2012

 The Red Land Food Bank Needs Help - Please bring boxed food items to club each month.  Children and adults are desperate need of food in this area.

Wildflower Walk at Pinchot Park
with Pat Sabold

2014 Arts Contest

Congratulations Red Land High School Students

and RLAWC Members


Click here for full list of Arts Contest results

 Coming Events

Thursday, December 11:  11:30 a.m.

The Lunch Bunch

"Dickens of a Tea" at Camellia's Sin Tea Parlor

36 West Pomfret Street, Carlisle


Monday, January 5: 7:30 p.m.

Board Meeting

Red Land Community Library

Monday, January 19:  7:30 p.m.

General Meeting

Red Land Community Library

Save the date:  June 2, 2105  - "Bus Stop" at the Oyster Mill Playhouse

Chatterbox Articles are Due January 8





By 1933, GFWC had founded 75% of America’s public libraries, as well as pioneered the idea of bookmobiles.


Many modern safety measures were early GFWC programs.  The Federation had campaigns for seatbelts in all cars, streetlights on neighborhood streets and accurate labeling of food and medications.



Donated $55,000 to Childhood Cancer Research and Education.



About the General Federation of Women’s Clubs:

The General Federal of Women’s Clubs (GFWC) have ten million members world-wide in more than 40 countries, with a history of leadership in important issues involving women, children, and education.  For more information, go to

Federation News:

The GFWC President's project for this year is "Our Children Hold Our Future" (Children in Crisis) which encourages clubs to carry out projects to assist county Children and Youth Agencies with the development and implementation of independent living programs for children aging out of the foster care system.


Red Land Area Women's Club in the News!!!
New Cumberland Apple Festival 2010

The Red Land Area Women's Club (RLAWC) is a member of the GFWC, the largest volunteer organization in the world.  The RLAWC also has membership in the PA-GFWC.  Membership is open to all interested, enthusiastic women 18 years or older.  Meetings are scheduled for the third Monday of each month, 7:30 p.m. September through May, at the Red Land Community Library, 48 Robin Hood Drive, Etters, PA (by the Newberry Commons Shopping Center).  Through various fund raisers and many volunteer hours we contribute to the welfare of our community.

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