- Thursday January 17, 2013
- 11:30am - 2:00pm
- Laurel Oak Country Club, 2700 Gary Player Blvd., Sarasota
- Group Hosting:
- Welcome Club of Sarasota/Manatee
- Maria Heifner, President
- Contact Phone:
- Contact Email:
- Ticket Price:
- $24 includes lunch and speaker
Welcome Club of Sarasota/Manatee will host its monthly luncheon at 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 17, at Laurel Oak Country Club. Welcome Club is a social/civic club for women who reside in Sarasota or Manatee County. This month's featured speaker is Joan Greenfield, interior designer. Prospective members are welcome to attend a luncheon before joining.
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