January 2023 Monthly Luncheon with Speaker Jennifer Cellitti

HAPPY NEW YEAR!     Tuesday, January 17, 2023 at the Landings Yacht, Golf and Tennis Club is the next meeting of the Fort Myers Republican Women’s Club.  Our program will include featured speaker Jennifer Cellitti, Executive Director of Pace Center for Girls.  Also included in the program will be the presentation of the GEM Award to a most worthy recipient and the installation of our club’s 2023 Board of Directors.  Beginning with our social hour at 11:15 a.m., the meeting and lunch will start at 12:00 noon with the program shortly afterwards.  Please contact me for your reservation no later than January 13th. After that you will be responsible for the cost of your reservation if you are unable to attend. Make your lunch payment for $20 to FMRWC. Checks or cash, no credit cards

Remember it is time to renew your membership dues for 2023.  Mail your $25 check to Tina Laurie, 5260 S. Landings Dr., Unit 407, Fort Myers, FL 33919.

If you very recently joined your membership was extended into 2023.  Check the reservation list, it will be noted or contact me if you are not sure. If you know of anyone who would like to become a member forms will be on the table or use the website and forward the application.

March 28th is Spring Fling.  This is always a wonderful luncheon with a fashion show by Razzle Dazzle, a silent auction and other raffle items.  You can start making your reservations now.  Tickets will still be $40.  Contact me with your reservation.  Please keep these reservations separate from the meeting reservations.




Jennifer  Cellitti, Executive Director, to Be Speaker

Jennifer Cellitti, Executive Director of the Pace Center for Girls, will be the speaker for the Fort Myers Republican Women’s Club monthly luncheon on Tuesday, January 17.   The luncheon is held in the Helm Club at The Landings, South Fort Myers.

Cellitti, representing the Pace Center, will be presented the club’s annual GEM award.  The GEM award represents Great leadership, Excellent programs and policies, and Major contribution of time and effort in our community

Former club President, Carole Green, will install the 2023 officers:  President Kathleen Smith; 1st Vice President Erin Casey; 2nd Vice President Sally Jackson; Recording Secretary Diane Kinser, Corresponding Secretary Claudia Zambor; Treasurer Nancy Campbell; and Assistant Treasurer Tina Laurie.  Green will also present the monthly patriotic minute.

The public is invited to attend the luncheon   A social hour begins at 11:15 a.m.  The luncheon cost is $20.00.  Reservations are required by Thursday, January 12, and may be made by contacting Diane Kinser, social.lady@yahoo.com  or Tina Laurie, 239-489-4701.

2023 FMRWC membership is available at $25.00.  Associate members (men) may join at $15.  Checks may be paid at the luncheon meeting or sent to Tina Laurie at 5260 S. Landings Dr., #407, Fort Myers, FL  33919.

Additional information about the club may be obtained by contacting Tina Laurie, 239-489-4701.



The Fort Myers Republican Women’s Club

Who are we?

We are a group of politically aware women sponsoring candidate forums and high-profile speakers. We are active in our community supporting local students, local animal shelters, local women’s health-related organizations and so much more. We are your neighbor, your sister, your friend. We are YOU! And we’d like to invite you to join us for lunch on the third Tuesday of each month at The Helm Club, The Landings, located at 4420 Flagship Drive, Fort Myers, FL 33919.

Social time begins at 11:15 AM. Lunch at 12 PM noon; program to follow– $20 all-inclusive. To reserve your seat, please get in touch with Diane Kinser at social.lady@yahoo.com or call her at (630) 327-3546.

Thank you!