SMWC Alumni Club meet

Members of the St. Mary’s of the Woods College recently held a get-together at the Hidden Garden Tea Room in Chrisman. Left to right: Elaine Yaw, Elizabeth Yaw, Deb Lary, Merri Voigt, Ann Staats, Dorothy Carole Yaw, and Sarah Mahady.

The Saint Mary of the Woods Alumni Club of East Central Illinois and West Central Indiana met on July 20th at 11 am at the Hidden Garden Tea Room in Chrisman. 

A delicious lunch with homemade pie was enjoyed by all. 

The main discussion was about vacations and when the president of the college, Dr. Dottie King, could attend a meeting.

After the meeting, some of the alumni visited the local stores, American Country Collections and Callie’s Corner. 

If someone is an alumni of SMWC and would like to join the club (there is no cost), contact Deb Lary at 217-918-1061 or Dorothy Carole Yaw at 217-269-2470. 

The next meeting will be on September 5th at 6 p.m. at Tuscany Restaurant in Paris with Dr. Dottie King, president of SMWC, as the guest speaker and she will show slides of their recent trip to Europe. 

If you would like to attend, RSVP to Deb Lary at 217-918-1061.