Programs, Sites and Interest Groups



  • Meetings will be at
  • Nelson Hall at St. David’s Episcopal Church
  • Old Main Street, South Yarmouth, MA


  • 1:30 PM  We gather for meeting
  • 1:45 PM  Short General Meeting
  • 2:00 PM   Guest Speaker


  • 2018 -2019 MEETING TOPICS

September 25, 2018

Our first meeting of the year will feature Dr. Kathleen Schatzberg, former president of Cape Cod Community College, speaking on her trip to Israel as a volunteer for seven months in 2017 -2018 at the Interfaith Center run by Notre Dame University She also traveled in the area frequently during the 1990’s managing a group of college and university study abroad programs.. A PowerPoint set of slides will serve as a backdrop to her reflections on Israel and Palestine, exploring both the religious and political sources of conflict and efforts to find resolution for peace in that region, There will be a Q & A session after the presentation.

Some of you may have read her OP-ED pieces in the Register or Cape Cod Times. Now is your chance to hear her “live” and ask her questions about this fantastic opportunity she had. Guests are welcome.


October 23, 2018

November 27, 2018

December 13, 2018— Holiday Luncheon… At the Riverway Restaurant, South Yarmouth, MA. Please note this is a THURSDAY.

March 26, 2019 

April 23, 2019 

May 14, 2019— Spring Luncheon… Place and cost to be determined.



BIRTHDAY GROUP meets bi-monthly to celebrate members’ birthdays with lunch at local restaurants and to share interests, memories, and opinions.  A new contact is needed to coordinate this group.  Call Beverly Stec  508 385-5760 if you are willing call celebrants and select restaurants.

CAPE COD THEATER travels the Cape to see local theater productions. A list of possibilities is offered and members attend based on their interest.  The group generally goes to dinner as well.  Contact ; Beth Flanagan  508 363-4319 or

FIIM GROUP meets to discuss current films at Brewster Ladies Library at 10:30 on 3rdWednesday.  See it at your convenience and join us for discussion. Contact : Phyllis Koppel 508 237-3169 to find out what movie is being discussed.

COOPERATIVE DINNERS GROUP is a group of members most of whom live alone and meet to enjoy prepared meals .  Everyone contributes some part of the dinner and they meet at homes of members who have generous dinner tables. RSVP with your contribution to Elsa Murphy at 508-896-7661 or

 BOOK GROUPS meet at members homes to discuss books of their choosing.  There are three groups active currently.

Book Group 1 meets  the 1st Thursday at 10:30 a.m. in the Falmouth area. Contact : Barbara Fletcher 508 540-2758

Book Group  3 meets the 3rd Thursday at 1:00 p.m. in the mid-Cape area.

Contact : Elsa Murphy at 508-896-7661 or

Book Group 7 meets the 4th Monday at 1:30 p.m. in mid-Cape area

Contact : Anne Swanson  508 428-0914 or