In addition to our monthly meetings, our members also get together in smaller groups to share some of their mutual special interests in
greater depth. These groups include:
Mystery Book Club
Travel Group (Proposed)
Activities and Outings
We meet every fourth Tuesday of the month except June, July, and August.
Next Book Club meeting will be:
Tuesday, May 28 at 1:00,
Location: Luanne Caylor's home.
(see your IWC book for address or contact Annette)
The book is: Nine Perfect Strangers - by Liane Moriarty.
After Summer break-
Tuesday, September 24 at 1:00 p.m. Location TBD
Enjoy reading lots of books over the summer, and share a brief
overview of one of them at the September book club meeting.
Contact Annette Aries regarding Book Club
For more information and details contact Annette Aries at 425-868-7592 or email@example.com for details and information about Book Club.
New Book Club members are welcome!
MYSTERY BOOK CLUB
We meet every other month throughout the year on the second Tuesday.
No Mystery Book Club in June
Next Mystery Book Club meeting is: July 9 at 3:00 pm
at the Starbucks in the Meadows Shopping Center on Gilman Blvd.
The book is: The Big Over Easy - A Nursery Crime by Jasper Fforde.
For more information and details, contact Karin Baumgardner through the Issaquah Women's Club at firstname.lastname@example.org or see your IWC membership handbook to contact Karin directly.
New Mystery Book Club members are welcome!
The Lunch Bunch meets on the fourth Thursday of every month except July, August.
June 27 at 11:30 a.m.
Location: Carolyn Firl's home, Sammamish
This is a salad potluck lunch and swimming party. Swimming
swim suits not required, but do bring a dish to share at lunch.
You can sign up at the next IWC Coffee. For more information and details you can contact the organizer through the Issaquah Women's Club at email@example.com or if you know who this months corrdinator is, you can find their contact information in your IWC membership handbook to contact them directly.
NOTE: Please remember that when Lunch Bunch is planned at a restaurant, walk-in's cause difficulties for the restaurant, so those planning to attend should let the organizer of that month's Lunch Bunch know of your interest to be included, well in advance of the date.
WEEKLY WALKING GROUP
Next Walking Group is:
Walks start at 9:00 am
June 3 – Hike!
New! Coal Creek Trail toward New Castle – 6 miles (3 miles each way)
Red Town Trailhead to Coal Creek Falls and Far Country Falls. One of the few walks from 2018 that was cancelled due to weather. Right now it looks like Monday will be perfect weather for this hilly forest walk with a waterfall (or two). It is a mix of dirt and gravel trails with a couple steep ups and downs. Sections of the trail are fairly narrow but well groomed.
The Hike! ends at the Ford Slope Coal Mining Exhibit where we can learn about the mining history of this area. . Depending on the group we will walk between 3.8 and 5 miles with an elevation gain of between 650 and 850 feet. Coffee at Lakemont Starbucks after the hike.
Directions and maps will be sent to those on the Walking Group list.
Come join us!
Sneak Peak: Upcoming walks will be...
June 10 – Easy! Klahanie Park to Beaver Lake Park – 4 miles (or meet us for a 1 mile walk around Beaver Lake Park)
June 17 Hike! New! Harvey Manning
Trailhead walking Shangri La,
Surprise Creek, West Tibbits, Cougar Pass and Coyote Creek Trails
- 4.5 miles
June 24 Easy! Sammamish Landing into Marymoor Park – 5 miles end with coffee at Peet’s
July 1 Hike! New! Grand
Ridge – Water Tower Loop from Central
Park Grand Ridge Lot – 5 miles on hilly, dirt paths.
July 8 Easy! Klahanie:
QFC up Powerline trail around Klahanie Park
and Yellow Lake – 4 miles with coffee at Starbucks after the
July 15 Hike! Soaring
Eagle Perimeter – 5 miles
July 22 Easy! Snoqualmie Valley Trail – 5 miles
July 29 Hike! Evans
Creek Preserve – 4 miles (adding the hill to the
August 5 Easy! Sammamish Landing South – 5 miles
August 12 Hike! Lakemont Park to Lewis Creek Park – 3.5 miles.
Adding the ravine for a longer more challenging hike if there
is interest. Coffee at Starbuck’s at Lakemont Shopping Center
August 19 Easy! Rainier
Trail through Issaquah – 4 miles
August 26 Hike! Grand Ridge – Lower Coal Mine Trail and Grand
Ridge Trail – 3.5 miles
NOTE: Important Walking Group details have been outlined in an attachment to the Montly Newsletter. Be sure to check it out and sign up at the meeting or contact one of the coordinators listed below.
All walks are "Weather Permitting". The plan is to walk every Monday. However, due to weather conditions, there may be changes to the planned walk or the walk may be cancelled if the weather is too bad.
Please make sure you are on the Walking Group email list. Only those on the Walking Group list will get notified if a walk is cancelled due to inclement weather!
Also we ask that you let us know if you think you will be joining us on a particular walk so we know who we are looking out for at the trailhead.
Thank you for your interest and support!
For more information and details, contact Katie Emrick or Michele Hendrikse DuBois through the Issaquah Women's Club at firstname.lastname@example.org or see your IWC membership handbook to contact Katie or Michele directly.
TRAVEL GROUP (Proposed)
Stay tuned for updates and more information!
Next meeting will be: Wednesday, June 5 , at 4:00 p.m.
Location: CoHo Cafe, Issaquah
Even if you don't travel all the time, come for the Happy Hour!
All are welcome!
Sign up at the next meeting or for more information and details, contact Barb Brummer through the Issaquah Women's Club at email@example.com or see your IWC membership handbook to contact Barb directly.
New Club members are welcome!
OUTINGS AND ACTIVITIES:
Sumer Lunch/Swim Party
Thursday June 27, 12:00 noon
Location: Carolyn Firl's home
A Signup sheet will be at the IWC coffee/business meeting
For more information contact the Issaquah Women's Club at firstname.lastname@example.org
or see your IWC membership handbook to contact the outing organizer directly.
On the second Thursday of various months, members have the opportunity to participate in other outings such as day trips, tours, and luncheons.
Destinations have included museums, garden centers, and local restaurants.
As Outings and Activities are planned and arranged, the details are announced at our monthly meetings and included in the monthly newsletter.