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Welcome to EMagazine!

from Lizzie Blatt, Director of Publications

Welcome to our new blog, EMagazine! “What’s this?” you say.  “Where’s my trusty and beloved Ebell Magazine?  And why haven’t they delivered it through my mail box, like always, the way I like it?” Do you know it cost $64,000 per year to produce and distribute our Ebell Magazine?  Due to the COVID pandemic, the… Read more »

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Team Ebell Walk for Ovarian Cancer

from Lizzie Blatt, Director of Publications

On Tuesday, October 6, six Ebell members walked 5 kilometres to raise funds for member Paulinda Schimmel‘s foundation, the Ovarian Cancer Circle/Inspired by Robin Babbini.  Paulinda’s daughter, Robin, passed away from the disease aged 20.  For more information on the Ovarian Cancer Circle contact paulinda@theovariancancercircle.org.  

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View Ebell Vintage Film Footage from the 50’s

from Phyllis Hansen, Director of Programming and Ebell Historian

Home Movie Day at the Archives Bazaar Saturday Evening, October 17, 2020 5:00-8:00 p.m. Streaming live on You Tube Some of our old 16mm footage of club activities from 1958/1959 has been digitized for this special event. Held in conjunction with the annual Archives Bazaar, it has all gone virtual this year so you can… Read more »

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In Memoriam

We wish to send condolences to the family of Nancy Perry, who passed away Friday, July 10, aged 96; and to Katherine Kantardjieff, whose mother, Stefie Kantardjieff, a longtime member, passed away on Sunday, August 16.

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Book Chamber October Book Choice

from Constance Hornig, Book Chamber Chair

October Book Choice 3rd Tuesdays, 6.30 p.m. Proust (958), Melville (427), Faulkner (1289): the number of words in one of these august authors’ l-o-n-g sentences.  James McBride, their brother in bright images, crazy characters, and engrossing stories, also reels out lovely, long sentences that evoke time and place, and emotion, too, as the reader sees, hears, smells… Read more »

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Art Workshop: Boxes of Hope & Healing

from Lizzie Blatt, Director of Publications

On Tuesday, July 14, Ebell member and artist Aleka Corwin ran an art workshop to create a 3-D collage art box filled with your hopes, dreams and concerns.  “Think of it as an altar to celebrate your experiences and feelings,” said Aleka. Suzi Click Lewis was so inspired she made not one, but three, boxes!… Read more »

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Honor Roll

from Lorraine Spector, Director of Development

It is with great pride that we present this Honor Roll.  Every person listed has made a special gift so that The Ebell can remain a strong presence in the community during these trying times.  Thanks to them and our members, friends and supporters, we are able to keep empowering women, as we have since 1895.

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Who’s in the Spotlight? You Are

from Catherine Hicks, Spotlight Chair

SPOTLIGHT is a place – virtual, for now – where members can come to share the unique journeys they have carved on the path toward realizing their careers or dreams or, in many cases, both! So far, we’ve heard from two career military veterans, Elizabeth Yeo and Cecilie Korst; Lebanon and world traveler Venita de… Read more »

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Join The Board of Directors

Nominate yourself or a member. Help steer our Club through the next two years! In order to qualify for a nomination to a Board Position, a nominee must be a member in good standing for two years.   Upcoming Positions for Re-Election Secretary The Secretary shall take the minutes of the meetings of The Ebell… Read more »

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Call for Committee Volunteers

One of the best ways to engage with the Ebell community is to join one of our committees, which develop and promote member activities, support our philanthropic efforts and keep our membership connected and informed.  Here are some of the many opportunities at The Ebell to meet and work with other members in our community. … Read more »

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