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January 30, 2017
Spots Reserved for JLP Members at the 2017 Liberty Learning Exchange

You're invited you to attend the 2017 Liberty Learning Exchange on Saturday, March 18. This is an exciting opportunity to attend a Junior League regional training right here in Philadelphia. We have reserved 15 spots at this year's event for JLP members at a discounted price of $65! Speakers will include representatives from AJLI and JLP, as well as other Philadelphia-area professionals. Topics will focus on the connection between community and membership, successful fundraising, and communications and marketing strategies.

Liberty Learning Exchange Welcome Reception

Help us welcome our Liberty Learning Exchange attendees to Philadelphia! For our second annual regional training, we want you to be hostesses as we welcome attendees from across the East Coast and Mid-Atlantic regions to Philadelphia for this one-day training. The reception will take place at Harvest Seasonal Grill and Wine Bar in Radnor on March 17. Admission includes two (2) drink tickets and heavy hors d'oeuvres.

Program Evaluation 101: Choosing Metrics and Measuring Your Impact

Program evaluation is important for our JLP programs and beyond. It can help us show our accomplishments, improve the implementation and effectiveness of our programs, obtain buy-in and funding support, and much more. But how do you get started? This workshop will provide an overview of program evaluation basics, with a focus on how to select your metrics and measure your program's impact. There will be plenty of time for questions and examples!  Please sign up on the website for this training on February 16.

Done in a Day at Philabundance

Join the DIAD Committee for a Hunger Relief Center evening shift at Philabundance on Tuesday, March 7, 2017. Check-in starts at 6 p.m. and orientation begins at 6:15 p.m. The shift ends at 8:30 p.m. Volunteers may be selected to pack or sort frozen meat or produce in the freezer; we recommend that everyone dress in layers, in case you are selected for this project. Philabundance does provide jackets and gloves. Also, volunteers must wear closed-toe shoes (no sandals or flip flops allowed). Volunteers must be 16 years or older (or 14 with adult supervision).

Valentine Card Craft Social

Join the Social Committee on February 11 in making Valentine's Day cards! In this class, you will: stamp, heat emboss, make envelopes,hand letter, and pleat four cards that you can gift to your significant other or your bestie on Valentine's Day. Cost is $28 per person, payment required in advance to hold your spot.

A Place at the Table Viewing and Discussion  

On April 8, join EVT to view and discuss A Place at the Table, a brief movie examining the issue of hunger in America, focusing on the plight of three individuals from different parts of the country who struggle to find adequate nutrition. Attending this training will earn you one (1) Mission Credit.

Transfer Tea and Flower Show

Join us for a Saturday afternoon of Tea and Flowers on Saturday, March 18. Tea at XIX will be served at 2:30 p.m. and the cost per ticket is $39.50 (this includes tax and tip). Due to large party reservations, tickets to the tea can not be refunded. After tea, walk to the Philadelphia Flower Show, where this year's theme is 'Holland'. Be sure to buy your tickets online before the show for a discounted ticket price; tickets sometimes sell out. If you can't make it to both events, join us for just one! 

Affinity Group Happenings

There are two exciting upcoming events for the Dinner Party Affinity Group:
  • February 19 at 4 p.m. in Germantown; theme is "Mardi Gras" 
  • March 4 at 11 a.m. in Hatboro; theme is "Bacon Brunch Bash" 

Upcoming New Member Events

New Member Social with Advisor Farrell - February 7
New Member Social with Advisor Vanessa - February 11
New Member Social with Ellie at Painting with a Twist - February 15
New Member Meeting at Share - February 18
March New Member meeting - March 14
New Members meet Marketing/Communications and Development Councils - April 10

Easiest. Fundraiser. Ever.

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