Volunteers honored

The GFWC Westbrook Woman’s Club recently held a volunteer recognition program to honor members for their service to the club.

Ethelyn Chase, a past president, was recognized for being active in both the local and state organizations for 58 years.

Margaret Robie, also a past president, was given a gold pin for 51 years of service to the local club.

Members receiving 25-year pins were Mary Barton, Mae Batchelor, Glenna Carter, Ruby Clark, Bonna Devlin, Doris Doggett, Marjorie Eames, Mary Gagnon, Lucy Googin, Judith Getchell, Nancy Kelson, Marilyn Kennie, Constance Kimball, Joan Labrecque, Barbara Libby, Kay Mosher, Mary Peters, Judith Reidman, Jean Anne Thomas and Marcia Willock.

Women of all ages who would like to learn more about the activities and projects of the General Federation of Women’s Clubs and the local club should call Roberta Dutton Morril, club president, at 854-8117 or Carol Quint, membership chairwoman, 854-8825.

Seniors meet to eat

Westbrook Senior Citizens will be served a baked ham dinner with all the fixings at noon on Monday, Dec. 15, at Millbrook Estates on East Bridge Street.

Tom Dyhrberg will entertain following the meal.

The seniors are planning to eat at DiMillo’s Restaurant in Portland on Thursday, Jan. 15, and then attend the Portland Players production of “Le Cage Aux Folles.”

For more information, call 854-2292 or 854-2705.

Trinity pageant

Trinity Lutheran Church, 612 Main St., is producing its Christmas pageant, “From Heaven to Earth for Us,” at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 14.

The play includes a scene with Martin Luther’s family followed by a traditional costumed Nativity pageant with excerpts from Luther’s Christmas sermons.

The public is invited and a reception will follow the pageant.

Christmas musical

Rev. Jason Stoeber, pastor of Westbrook Baptist Church, 573 Main St., has announced its Christmas program, “The Lamb of Bethlehem,” will be held at 6 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 21.

The production shows the announcement of the angel Gabriel through the eyes of Joseph, Mary, her parents and villagers. For more information, call 776-0797.

Library reminder

Walker Memorial Library, 800 Main St., will host its annual holiday open house from noon to 4 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 11.

Refreshments will be served and members of the Chopin Club will play music.


Only subscribers are eligible to post comments. Please subscribe or to participate in the conversation. Here’s why.

Use the form below to reset your password. When you've submitted your account email, we will send an email with a reset code.

filed under: