Monthly Archives: December 2015

January 2016 Newsletter

A Note from our President –

Help ring in another great year of welcoming women to our group.

In the meantime, have a Happy New Year!

Coffee Break—Patisserie Margot’s in a new spot with the same great treats

Night-Time Book Talk—come help us organize an evening group

Games People Play—have some laughs at Elaine’s

Lunch Bunch—meet us at Avenida—a new Latin fusion spot

Evening Social—come meet some prospective new members
See you there!              Sally Ebnet 



To RSVP simply click on the blue email addresses below

COFFEE BREAK: Wednesday, January 13th, 10:00AM—Patisserie Margo

4510 Valley View Road, Edina (NW corner of Valley View and Wooddale) 952-926-0548

Please come check out Patisserie Margo’s new location. The wonderful pastries haven’t changed. Enjoy one with a hot cup of coffee or tea.

RSVP by Monday, January 11th to Brenda at kurtandbrenda@mac.comor 952-217-4052.

NIGHT-TIME BOOK TALK: Wednesday, January 6th, 7:00PM—at the home of Sara Kloepper

5217 Tifton Dr.       Edina      612-462-2649

Sara, one of our new members, has graciously stepped up to chair an evening book club. This initial organizational meeting will help determine how many people are interested, where, when and how often to meet, and how the books will be selected. Bring your calendar and book suggestions.  Regular attendees of Books & Booze are invited, too. If you’re interested in participating but unable to attend, please let Sara know, along with your input of the above.

RSVP by Monday, January 4th to Sara Kloepper at or 612-462-2649

Directions: Hwy. 100 to 70th St. exit. Go 1 block west to Raybun and turn RIGHT (South). Go straight two blocks to Tifton and turn LEFT. House is about 2 blocks down on the left.

GAMES PEOPLE PLAY: Thursday, January 21st, 7:00PM—at the home of Elaine Krantz

9700 Portland Ave., #323 Bloomington 952-888-8383

There’ll be lots of fun and laughs. Snacks and desert provided.

RSVP by Tuesday, January 19th to Elaine Krantz at or 952-888-8383

Directions: #494 east to Portland Ave. exit. Turn RIGHT (S) and follow to 98th Street. Complex is on your RIGHT at NW corner of 98th/Portland.

LUNCH BUNCH: Saturday, January 23rd, 11:30AM—Avenida Cocina & Bar

11300 Wayzata Blvd, Minnetonka 952-977-9888

Newly opened in December. Mexican and Latin fusion—featuring the flavors of Mexico, Argentina, Peru and Brazil. Check out their interesting menu online. Not your typical Mexican restaurant menu. Fun décor. Getting great reviews.

A carpool will leave Sally Ebnet’s (4501 Claremore Ct.) at 11:00. Please email her at if you plan to carpool.

RSVP by January 21st to Carol Schaub at or 952-545-6886

Directions: West on #393 to Hopkins Crossroads exit. Follow frontage road on West side of #394 just around the curve. Restaurant is in the same complex as Trader Joe’s, Dick’s and Land’s End.

EVENING SOCIAL: Thursday, January 28th, 7:00PM—at the home of Sally Ebnet

4501 Claremore Court, Edina (72nd/Wooddale)

You deserve a girls’ night out! Come enjoy dessert and a glass of wine while you get to know your neighbors and other women who are looking for fun and friendship. Dessert and wine will be served.

RSVP by Tuesday, January 26th to Sally Ebnet at or 952-920-4042

Directions: West 70th to Wooddale Ave. South on Wooddale 3 blocks to Claremore Court (cul-de-sac on RIGHT) Street sign in yard street sign is in front yard—hedge with arbor over front walk.