Tuesday - Lincoln Women’s Connection (affiliated with Stonecroft Ministries) meets 9:30 to 11 a.m. at the Country Club of Lincoln, 3200 S. 24th St. Continental breakfast and program, $8. Featured speaker: Jill Greff, from Lincoln, a Spanish teacher who edits Spanish translations, speaks on how one can be “Lost and Found in Translation.” Special feature: “Sentimental Treasures.” Tom and Mary Wright from Wright’s Jewelers will talk about “What to do with inherited jewelry.” Reservations must be made by calling Leslie at 402-484-8842, or Emily at 402-464-4593.

Next Saturday - Star City Bettys  Club welcomes the New Year with a get-together at The Egg and I, 1601 Q St., beginning at 11:30 a.m. Guests always welcome. Members and guests will order from the menu. For further information regarding the Star City Bettys club and/or about this event, contact Betty Talley at 402-560-6955 or talleybp@gmail.com.

Coming soon - Community Women's Club of Lincoln monthly luncheon meeting Wednesday, Jan. 24 at Hillcrest Country Club, 9401 O St. Project sign-up at 11:30 a.m. followed by noon luncheon and business meeting. Presentation of Women's Club charitable donation to Voices of Hope. Guests welcome. Reservations due Friday, Jan. 19; call Nancy Borrell at (402) 489-2583.

Coming soon – United Way’s Women in Philanthropy to host 11th annual Helping Hands Auction 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018 at the Cornhusker Marriott Hotel, 333 S. 13th St. Live-auction items include tickets to see P!NK, a taste of Broadway, and a backyard barbecue celebration. Silent auction includes unique necklaces, scarves and purses. Sit-down dinner included, cash bar available. Auction proceeds provide diapers, warm winter clothing and support the Autism Action Partnership. Info.: (call (402) 441-7700.

Coming soon - League of Women Voters Lincoln-Lancaster County Lunch & Learn noon to 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 1 at The Graduate Hotel, 141 N. Ninth St. Program: "Civil rights and voter suppression," by Charlene Butts Ligon, author of “FEARLESS: How a poor Virginia seamstress took on Jim Crow, beat the poll tax and changed her city forever.” Cost for lunch and speaker: $14 for members, $16 for non-members. Binding reservations due by noon Monday, Jan. 29. Email lwv-ne@inebraska.com or call (402) 475-1411.

Coming soon – First rehearsal of 2018 season for Nebraska Christian Women’s Chorus, 6:30 to 8 p.m. Feb. 12 at Crestwood Christian Church, 8000 A St. Women of all faiths are invited to join the chorus for the 2018 season. The ecumenical chorus sings a variety of sacred and secular music for retirement audiences. Rehearsals the second and fourth Mondays, 6:30 to 8 p.m., from February to mid-December. New members can join at any time during the year. No audition is required, just a desire to serve God through music and to have fun together. More info.: see www.christianchorus.org or contact the director, Judy Shonerd, at (402) 464-7646.

Coming soon - Bethany Women’s Club (a citywide service club) celebrates the club’s 105th anniversary with 12 o’clock luncheon Tuesday, Feb. 13in the Fellowship Hall of Bethany Christian Church, 1645 N. Cotner Blvd.  Luncheon followed by special music program featuring vocalist Kenny Miller, who has sung at the White House, among other venues.  (Since it is a tea, guests are invited to wear a hat and gloves if they desire.) Free-will offering to be received for the lunch.  Reservations required by Tuesday, Feb. 6; call Sheryel, (402) 464-4112 or Betty, (402) 560-6955.  Guests always welcome.  Annual membership dues: $5.

Please email Women’s Calendar items to dbuckley@journalstarcom

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