March 23, 2023
Doors open at 10:30am for check-in/social time. Our meeting will begin at 11:00am.
(Please do not arrive any earlier as the room will not be ready for seating).
LUNCHEON COST: $25. All attendees must contact Susie Marshall to confirm their reservation. Make your check payable to MANDARIN WOMEN’S CLUB and contact Susie Marshall at 904-885-8952 for mailing instructions. Checks must be received by March 16th. There will be no exceptions.
Be sure to note on your check if you prefer a Chef’s Salad.
Traditional Greek Salad
Panko Herb Crusted Chicken Breast
with Sherry Cream Sauce
Rolls and Butter
Coffee, Ice Tea and Water
Chef’s Salad is offered as an alternative to the menu. If the salad is desired, it must be noted on your check. No changes can be made after reservation deadline. NOTE: Salad dressings available are Italian, Light Italian, or Ranch.
Drink tickets will be on sale for $6 each (includes tip) that can be traded for a Mimosa, Bloody Mary or Wine prior to the start of our meeting.
It will be Spring soon! And that means it is time to refresh your wardrobe. All ladies enjoy going to Fashion Shows, especially if the models are people you know from MWC. Join us for lunch and fashions as our MWC ladies model clothes from Dillard’s. I am sure that you might see something that you would like to wear.
Other Events this Month
Travel: March 3 (rescheduled from February 3) – Bulls Bay Preserve and Waterfall, 8017 Old Plank Road, 32220. It’s important that you wear sturdy shoes for a tramp along trails that lead to an unusual sight in Jacksonville: a small waterfall! Carpool from Hobby Lobby at 9:45am, leaving at 10am. Rider cost is $8.00. Lunch will be at Salsas Mexican Restaurant, 7083 Collins Rd. If you did not sign up at the February luncheon, call, text or email Sharon Weed.
Antiquing: March 10 – Join your friends on a visit to Eco Relics at 106 Stockton Street, Jacksonville. They are known for selling refurbished vintage and antique furniture, housewares and building materials. Meet to carpool at Hobby Lobby at 9am leaving promptly at 9:30am. Rider cost is $6.00. Lunch will be at European Street Cafe, 2753 Park Street. Call Sue Wojtowicz with any questions.
Dining Out/Singles and Couples: March 11 – 5:30pm – Al Dente Ristorante Italiano – 60 Shops Boulevard, St. Johns (St. Johns Boulevard at SR 210) aldenteristoranteitaliano.com Contact Judy Witte with questions.
Movie Mania: March 14 - Come join us for Movie Mania. The movie will be “Ticket To Paradise”. It is a romantic comedy Starring Julia Roberts & George Clooney. Exes who try to stop their love struck daughter from making the same mistake they once did. How will this turn out… Come see this movie to find out! Lunch will be at Tidbits at 11:30am. Movie will be at HarborChase theatre, 3rd Floor at 1:00pm. Any questions, Contact Toby Richmond.
Mangia Mama’s: March 17 – Sandollar Restaurant, 9716 Heckscher Drive. Our reservations are at 11:30am. We will meet at Hobby Lobby Parking Lot and carpool to the restaurant leaving at 10:45 sharp. $10 to your driver. Please mention if you will be carpooling, can drive or meet us there. Please call Linda Bowman if you have any questions. St. Patrick’s Day – wear your green!
Mah Jongg: March 20 - 12:30 pm - HarborChase 1st Floor. Limited parking in rear of building. We have space for 16 players. Contact Mary Kay Weis or Ann Dumire.
Marathon Bridge: March 28 - 4th Tuesday each month thru May at 11am at Noura's Cafe. Please call or text Mary Chapman if you would like to sub or want more information.
Night Train: March 31 – 6:30pm – We play at HarborChase. Mark your calendar for the last Friday of each month. This is Mexican Train, and we are happy to teach beginners. Park in the back and check-in at the front desk. We play with quarters, so please come prepared with $3.25 in quarters. Bring your own non-alcoholic drink and snacks. Sign up at the luncheon or contact Gail Packard. Signup is not required, but HarborChase needs a headcount. If you signup, Gail will send you a reminder.
UPCOMING SOCIAL EVENTS:
End Of Year BBQ: Sunday, April 2 - 5:00 – 7:00pm at The Italian American Club, 2838 Westberry Road. We will have seating for 75 people. Each member can bring ONE GUEST. Members are free. Guest price is $15.00 (No Refunds). Sign up began at our February Luncheon. If you are bringing a guest, please have a check made out to “MWC” for your guest. The check is needed at the time of sign-up.
Paint & Sip Wine: April 4 – 2:00-4:00pm at HarborChase –MEMBERS ONLY – We will be painting on canvas. In addition, appetizers and non-alcoholic beverages will be available. The cost is $20 with space limited to 15 members. Please sign up at March luncheon with your check made payable to Linda Bowman.