General Meetings

Open to members and their guests

Place:  Unitarian Church
    10 Lyons Plains Road, Westport    
10:45 am   Coffee and Conversation
11:30 am   Meeting and Speaker

October 13  (Please note: Change of Location for this meeting only)
Peter Van Heerden: 
The Westport Arts Center  - WAC Gives Back
Peter Van Heerden, Executive Director of WAC, will identify how WAC Gives Back, a therapeutic arts program, makes a positive difference in the psych-social, physical, mental and emotional well-being of children and adults. It brings a high quality program to cancer patients, seniors, veterans and children with special needs, providing participants with transformative experiences through artistic expression.

October 27
Harold Bailey: 
Team Westport: The Next Generation
Harold Bailey has been chair of TEAM Westport since its inception as a Taskforce in 2003.  He will provide an overview of the group’s initiatives of the past decade as well as plans for the coming decade.  He will describe how TEAM Westport has focused on making Westport an increasingly welcoming community with respect to diversity in the arenas of race, ethnicity, religion and sexual orientation.