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WELCOME   The Women’s College Club of Princeton annually awards college scholarships to outstanding young women attending Princeton public or private secondary schools who are in need of assistance to meet the high costs of tuition.   We invite you to learn more about the history of our Club, and the wide range of informative programs and activities planned by our members, many of which  are open to the public.  Explore the categories of our website and discover why The Women’s College Club of Princeton, NJ is THE CLUB to join for service-oriented, college-educated women living in Princeton and in the Princeton area.

MembershipOne of the greatest benefits received from membership in The Women’s College Club of Princeton is participating in the camaraderie generated among members with diverse backgrounds and interests who unite to financially help outstanding young women pursue their education. Membership in our club is open to all women, without regard to age, race, creed or color, live in the greater Princeton area, and who will pledge to actively support the mission of the Club.

Membership renewal and new membership form:
WCCP 2020 -2021 Membership Form 

Some highlights about the Club, Members, and events:

Magnolia

Our own Nora Anaños, Board Member, got the 3rd Place for her painting, titled: Magnolia in the Oil-Non Pro category at the 2020 Mercer County Senior Art Show – ONLINE EDITION, sponsored by the Mercer County Division of Culture & Heritage and the Mercer County Office on Aging.  80 Mercer County Senior Artists participated in the show.

Here are the links where you can see the whole exhibition and all the work presented this year.

MERCER COUNTY SENIOR ART SHOW WINNER INFORMATION
http://www.mercercounty.org/departments/culture-and-heritage/senior-art-show

MERCER COUNTY ONLINE EXHIBITION GALLERY
http://www.mercercounty.org/departments/culture-and-heritage/mercer-county-art-exhibits-collection/mercer-county-senior-art-show/2020-mercer-county-senior-art-show-exhibition#ad-image-0

FYI – If you click on an image in the gallery it will enlarge.

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USA veterans / WCCP Members
We celebrate our very much wonderful four veteran members, Frieda Gilvarg (passed away Oct 2019), Gerry Bowers, Barbara Broad (passed away Dec 2019), and Mary Frances Stahler – vibrant, funny, energetic women who served their country, and this club.

Frieda Gilvarg in her WW2 WAVE uniform on Veterans Day, Nov 11, 2018, at Stonebridge.

Frieda Gilvarg, one of the Club’s great originals, in her full WWII WAVE uniform, it is amazing she still had the uniform and it still fits her on Veterans Day 2019. Frieda passed away Thursday October 10, 2019.

GerryBowersPhotos-cropGerry Bowers (lower left) at Control Tower at Atlanta, Georgia.

Barbara-Broad  Barbara Broad (passed away Dec 2019); joined the WAVES as an ensign, later serving as lieutenant at the Brooklyn Navy Yard and Pearl Harbor.

MaryFrancesStahlerNbrother-cropMary Frances Nagle (Stahler), First Lieutenant, US Air Force, Bay of Pigs. (on the left is a photo of her brother)

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MOVIE-THEATRE GROUP
Let Kathy Hutchins know if you are interested in joining members to see a movie or play and also have a quick meal before or after. (This activity is on hold till further notice)

April 10, 2016 – the 100th anniversary of The Women’s College Club of Princeton. CLICK HERE  to see more photos of the celebration. (Photo credit: Nora Ananos)
34-WCCP 100th Anniversary2016_0133-Row 1 - N.Lifland, B.Larson, G.Culin, N.Ananos, B.Kestenis, J.Reiche, M.Mathews; Row 2 - B.Johnson, A.Conlon, M.Gordon, L.W.Cleary, F.Begun, K.Hutchins, N.Byers, D.Buzdygan-Stys