YWCA Day at Chautauqua

YWCA Day at Chautauqua

Article Contributed by YWCA of Jamestown The YWCA of Jamestown invites the community to join them on August 24 for YWCA Day at Chautauqua. Part of Chautauqua’s Food Festival Week, the day features inspiring lectures and a delicious lunch catered by The White Carrot. Program highlights include: inspiring lectures throughout the day, a delicious lunch […]

Deadline Nears for YWCA Women of Achievement Dinner

Article Contributed by YWCA The YWCA has selected five women to be recognized as Women of Achievement for 2016. They are: Susan Huther -Arts/Heritage/Culture, Janis Bowman -Education/Mentorship/Training, Christina King – Leader of the Future, Christine Schuyler –Health/Wellness/Fitness, and Julie Rockcastle-Outstanding Entrepreneur. They will be recognized on Tuesday, June 7, 2016 at Moonbrook Country Club, 2879 […]

2016 YWCA Women of Achievement Nominations Open

Article Contributed by YWCA The 2016 Woman of Achievement winner categories are: Health/Wellness/Fitness- A woman who improves their community by promoting better living standards and exemplifies healthier lifestyles through leadership in wellness, well-being, physical fitness and empowerment of others to follow in their footsteps. Outstanding Entrepreneur: A woman entrepreneur who strives to build a great […]

YWCA Receives Library Book Voucher

Article Contributed by James Prendergast Library Tamara McIntyre, library services director at Prendergast Library, right, presents a Book Sale/Family Literacy Fund voucher to Megan Trask, UPK teacher at the YWCA of Jamestown, and children from the Early Care and Education program. Books obtained with the voucher will benefit children served at the YWCA. For information […]

YWCA, Library Collaborate on Read-In

Article Contributed by YWCA   The YWCA of Jamestown and Prendergast Library are sponsoring a brown-bag lunch and discussion of books by African-American authors from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 25, at the library. This celebration of African-American History Month is free with no registration required. Those attending are asked to come prepared to […]

YWCA Arts and Crafts Festival

WESTFIELD – From the original 16 vendors in 1972 to the over 150 vendors in 2012 – the Westfield Arts and Crafts Festival has changed and grown, but has retained an aura of high quality, hand crafted items for sale.  This years’ show is scheduled for July 27 and 28, held rain or shine in […]