of Amelia Island Florida
PO Box 16242
Fernandina Beach, FL 32035-3121
Welcome Visitors and Members of the Newcomers Club, we
hope you find the information you need on this site.
During my many years of being a working woman, I always commented on how
long it took to get from January to March. Then the next thing I knew it was
October with the holidays in November and December quickly to follow. This year
is no different, ladies. It’s October and the
Newcomers Club is back in full
swing! October, November, and December are going be very busy months so please
check your newsletters and RSVP for these events as soon as possible. We have a
lot to look forward to with our annual business meeting this month, the
combined Travel Talk and Gourmet Group lecture and dinner, and our Holiday
Dinner Dance in December.
is an important month
because we hold our only official meeting of the year. We will vote to accept
the proposed slate for our 2015 Executive Board and appoint our many wonderful
Activity & Committee Chairs selected by the Nominating Committee. Thanks to
the Nominating Committee for an excellent job!
Please see the Announcement Section for
the slate for the 2015 Executive
During the September board
meeting, the board voted to change the titles of the Member Data position on
the board to Data Base Administrator and the Orientation position to New Member
Liaison. We feel that the new titles are more descriptive of the positions.
meeting is also a
time when we recognize our current board members and activity and committee
chairs for their hard work during the year and their contributions in making
the Newcomers Club of Amelia Island such a success. Please come and celebrate with us!!
Don’t forget to
bring your items for the Purple Elephant Sale and come prepared to shop! The proceeds go to the Council on Aging. For
those of us who attended the August luncheon, we know what a fantastic job this
organization does in helping our seniors. We will also be showing a slide show
of Newcomer members from past years. If you have any pictures that you would
like to share, please send them to our publicity chair, Joan Lohr. The pictures
do not have to be from a Newcomer event but should have been taken at least 10
Have a great month! Keep on
We welcome you to Amelia Island and Nassau County and wish you a wonderful
life while living here! Newcomers Club of Amelia Island is a local club with the purpose of extending
a friendly hand to all women, developing new friendships, and offering social events, activities, and service opportunities
in the community.
is open to any woman who resides in Nassau County. If you want more information, please contact our 2014 Orientation
Chair, Marcia Williver, 321-1867. We encourage women interested in joining Newcomers to attend a monthly coffee, usually on the 2nd Thursday
of the month. A prospective member may attend one luncheon and/or two meetings or activity groups before joining. For
further information about Newcomers Club activities, look at the Activity Groups Information on this site.