WIDOWED PERSONS SERVICE
of Tarrant County, TX
"Touching the lives of widowed persons every day"
EVENT SPECIAL NOTICE
Wednesday Nite Dance - June 14, 2023 - 6:30 to 9pm
Ft Worth Elks Lodge, 3233 White Settlement Road
Friday Nite Dance - June 23, 2023 - 6:30 to 9pm
Burleson Senior Center, 216 SW Johnson Ave, Burleson
ACTIVITIES, FUND RAISERS & NEWSLETTER FLYERS
WAYS & MEANS
Debbie Smith and Eula Plummer hosted a WPS sponsored dance on May 10 at the Arlington Elks Lodge. Please continue to support our dances.
Nancy Sheffer-Poole and Phyllis Weisheit will be hosting a WPS sponsored dance on Wednesday, June 14, from 6:30 to 9:00 PM at the Ft Worth Elks Lodge. Come and dance or just listen to “Stevie Rose and The Rio Grande Band.” This dance, as are all our dances, open to the public, so invite your family and friends to attend. Food will be available for purchase from
6:00 to 7:00 PM. See the attached flyer for details.
The WPS Annual Drawing is scheduled for Thursday, October 5, at the General Meeting. The WPS Board has increased the value of the first three prizes for this drawing. We have some really great prizes this year. Additional Drawing prizes and door prizes will also be awarded. You do not need be present to win a Drawing prize, but you must be in attendance to win a door prize. Discount Coupons will be mailed to all WPS active members with the July Newsletter that will be mailed out
in late June. Discount Coupons are available for a suggested donation of $2 each. Additional Discount Coupons will also be available at the office and from any WPS Officer, Board Member or event host.
Ann Barnes will host a Hop (dance) on Friday, June 23, from 6:30 to 9:00 PM at the Burleson Senior Center. This dance is a new event we have been able to arrange as a replacement for the dances we formerly held at the Burleson Activities Center prior to the pandemic. We are not allowed to charge admission but are allowed to accept donations for snacks and Widowed Persons Service. Free snacks will be available at the halftime break. Ann will need a lot of help to keep this Hop going, so please contact Ann if you are willing to help. See the attached flyer for details.
A combined Ad and Personal WPS directory input sheet is included as a flyer attachment to this newsletter. Separate Member and AD Directory input sheets are also available as flyers on our website, wpstc.org. See attached flyer for details.
The WPS monthly Calendar of Events has been updated for June. To access it go to wpstc.org, select the Activities tab at the top of the page, then select Fundraisers. Links to the Event Calendars are on the Fundraisers page.
Ways & Means Committee Chairman
We have the following activities on a weekly, monthly, quarterly or annual basis at various locations:
Meet & Eats (Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner)
For a complete schedule of activities for each month, please refer to the monthly newsletter and calendar, After logging-in, from the menu, click on Activities and Newsletter. The newsletter, calendar and inserts can then be downloaded and viewed.
FUND RAISER LIST
We have the following fund raisers on a monthly or annual basis:
September Cruise from Galveston
December Christmas Banquet
Quarterly General Meeting w/ Entertainment
For a complete schedule of activities for each month, please refer to the monthly newsletter and calendar. After logging-in, from the menu, click on Activities and Newsletter. The newsletter, calendar and inserts can then be downloaded and viewed.
ANNUAL PRINTED DIRECTORY
Click on the following links for input forms:
Click on the following links to get more information about our WPS-branded clothing: