Local philanthropic club to host annual holiday luncheon Dec. 18
ST. CHARLES – Members and guests of the Fox Valley Newcomers & Neighbors club will host their annual Christmas luncheon Dec. 18 at the St. Charles Country Club, 1250 Country Club Road, St. Charles.
The event will begin at 11:30 a.m. with a meet-and-greet, followed by the luncheon and program at noon and a 50/50 raffle that will benefit the Mutual Ground center charity in Aurora. Mutual Ground provides services to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault and their families.
The program will feature the Victorians: Christmas Carolers – an a capella singing group – which will be dressed in Dicken’s finery and will perform Christmas and holiday music.
The luncheon menu will consist of cream of broccoli soup, a choice of chicken piccata served with wild rice or mushroom risotto served with vegetables. Dessert will be peppermint ice cream and a cookie. Coffee and tea are included. There also will be a cash bar for soft drinks or alcoholic beverages.
The price for lunch is $25, which includes tax and gratuity. For more information or to reserve a seat and select a menu entrée, call Janet at 630-587-5585.
The Fox Valley Newcomers & Neighbors Club is a social and philanthropic organization for women in the area who participate in various social and fundraising activities. For club membership information, visit www.foxvalleynewcomers.com.