Woman's Center

Woman's Center

At First Center, 515 Custer, across from FUMCR, 972.238.9516 

The Woman's Center in Richardson, now in its 34th year, offers diverse programs and opportunities for speical interests and support groups. As an outreach ministry of FUMCR, the center is an all-volunteer, non-profit, non-denominational organization open to women of all ages in the surrounding community.

Monthly Programs for Spring 2016

First Wednesday, 9:30 coffee, 10:00 program

Programs of interest and inspiration are open to the community without charge, membership, or reservation on the first Wednesday of the month. The morning begins with coffee at 9:30, and the programs begin at 10:00.

Jan 6 Darrell Quarles, a retired NASA Engineer, who worked for NASA during the 1960’s space program will be our speaker. He will share with us information about the astronauts and what was happening during those years. We will learn about how his job fit into the program and see his memorabilia. Pot Luck Luncheon will follow the program.

Feb 3 In preparation for celebrating Valentine’s Day, we will be entertained by four member of the North 40 Storytellers Guild. Dean Keith, Maryann Clarke, Michael Brundy, and Ann Marie Newman will delight us with very special Valentine/love stories. Valentine Tea Party to follow program.

Mar 2 The mission of Kairos Prison Ministry, International, is to bring Christ’s love and forgiveness to all incarcerated individuals, their families, and those who work with them. Mary Howard will talk about her participation in this ministry and the Prison Ministry at FUMCR. Pot Luck Luncheon will follow the program.

Apr 6 Rev. Marilyn Dickson, recently retired member of the FUMCR staff, will tell us about the history of prayer beads, and how she became interested in making and working with them. Pot Luck Luncheon will follow the program.

Ongoing Gatherings

Game Night - Friday nights, 7 pm
Schizophrenics Support Group - Tuesday nights, 7-8 pm
Knitting Group - Fridays, 10:00 am
Women's Sanctuary - Last Sunday evening of each month, 7 pm
Fun Writing - 2nd and 4th Mondays, 10 am - 12 noon