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Women Who Make America – Women in Politics
Women in Politics profiles women in public office who were “firsts” in their fields. From the first woman elected to Congress in 1916 to a young woman running for Detroit City Council in 2013, the documentary explores the challenges confronting American women in politics. Trailblazing leaders like Hillary Clinton, Senator Barbara Mikulski, Raquel Castaneda-Lopez, the youngest Republican woman ever elected to the House of Representatives, and Shirley Chisholm, the first African-American woman to serve in Congress, provide a backdrop for…
Halloween Porch Party
It’s that time of year!!! Dig out your costumes and come join the fun. Where: Joan’s Place, of course!!! Date: Sunday, October 27 Time: 6 to 9 pm BYOB AND BRING A DISH TO SHARE Click HERE to RSVP.
November 2019 Spotlight Luncheon
TBI Board Election season is rapidly approaching and there are five open board positions: Membership Chair Programs Director Small Events Director Secretary Treasurer Join us for a discussion of the duties and requirements for each position, followed by a Q & A session. Then throw your hat into the ring for a rewarding opportunity to serve the club. November 15 - the deadline to declare your candidacy November 22 - Voting begins November 29 - Voting ends Sherry Rehm, TBI…
Women Who Make America – Women in Comedy
Women In Comedy tracks the rise of women in the world of comedy, from the “dangerous” comedy of 70s sitcoms like Norman Lear’s Maude to the groundbreaking women of the 1980s American comedy club boom and building to today’s multifaceted landscape. Today, movies like Bridesmaids break box office records and the women of Saturday Night Live are often more famous than their male counterparts, but it didn’t start out that way. Early breakout female comics had to keep their jokes…
“My Journey From Panama to the USA”
Yaneth De la Cruz Hughes will tell her story of fleeing Panama to the USA during Noriega's regime. She will serve a Panamanian dish as part of the event. There is a $15 cover for the bar that includes wine or other beverages with dinner. First come - this event is limited to just 30 ladies as it is in a small venue. To reserve your place or ask questions, CLICK HERE to email Maureen.
2019 Annual Holiday Luncheon
Please join your board and all your TBI friends for our annual Holiday Luncheon. We are so happy to treat all of you to a fabulous lunch. Be ready to share a holiday memory or tradition. This year our menu will have 3 entrees including a vegetarian and fish entree. Click HERE to RSVP to Maureen Kolar so we can count you in. The sooner the better!
Cross-Bay Ferry Ride and Lunch
JOIN US FOR LUNCH AT THE COLUMBIA RESTAURANT IN YBOR!!! Last year's excursion on the ferry and lunch in Ybor was such a success we decided to have a re-do. If you would like to join us, please buy your ferry tickets ASAP as they fill up quickly. Ferry leaves from St. Petersburg at 10:00 AM Ferry returns to St. Petersburg at 3:00 PM If you are joining us, please CLICK HERE TO RSVP with Mary Goiran as restaurant reservations need…
January 2020 Spotlight
It’s a later Spotlight but a very cool one, indeed! Please join us to see and hear all about Joan and Kent Ulrich’s 45 Day adventure. See the map to view some enticing destinations. We look forward to seeing all of you. Reserve your space in advance by Sunday, 12 January. We need a count for the restaurant. If you’re bringing a friend, register below and click HERE to give us her name. Register with PayPal To register with PayPal, click the Register and Pay links below. Register and…
Women Who Make America – Women in Hollywood
Women In Hollywood showcases the women of showbiz, from the earliest pioneers to present-day power players, as they influence the creation of one of the country’s biggest commodities: entertainment. In the silent movie era of Hollywood, women wrote, directed and produced, plus there were over twenty independent film companies run by women. That changed when Hollywood became a profitable industry. The absence of women behind the camera affected the women who appeared in front of the lens. Because men controlled…
February 2020 Spotlight
Kathleen Kulla's husband Ray has been a Guardian ad Litem in Pinellas County for more than 10 years. A Guardian ad Litem is a volunteer appointed by the court to protect the rights and advocate the best interests of an abused or neglected child involved in the foster care system. The Pinellas / Pasco region has more children in foster care than any other region in Florida. Ray will explain the Guardian ad Litem system works and relate a few…