Woman's Club


Free Yoga class every Monday and Wednesday, September-May, 8:30am at the Clubhouse
Friday, 10/3 11-1,Takeout BBQ Cemetery Fundraiser
Saturday, 10/25 6:30pm Halloween Party
Tickets at First Citizens, Nautical Wheelers, & Provision Co.

Welcome to the website of the Oriental Woman's Club (OWC), located in Oriental, NC. From its beginning in 1916, the Club's aim has been to be an asset to our community and to work for its betterment in every way. Priorities have always been youth and education, health and welfare, community improvement and beautification.  These priorities are addressed directly, through such activities as our scholarship programs or road cleanups,and indirectly by raising funds for and awareness of other organizations in the community. OWC is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt corporation and a member of the national and state General Federation of Women's Clubs.

Meetings for 2014 are held six times during the year on the first Tuesday of the month in February, April, June, September, November and December. The General meetings start with a social and get to know you time at 1 P.M., followed by a business meeting at 1:30 P.M. In April we will have a Salad Luncheon celebrating Federation Day at 12:00 P.M. In June we honor student scholarship winners by holding a celebration luncheon at 11:30 A.M. In December our Christmas luncheon is a fundraiser for scholarships. All meetings are held at the Oriental Woman's Club located at 1007 Gilgo Road, Oriental, North Carolina.  Meetings are open to the public. Contact Myra Blue, Co-President at or Paula James, Co-President at for more information.

The Oriental Woman's Club is a member of the General Federation of Women's Clubs of North Carolina and the national General Federation of Women's Clubs. For over 100 years GFWC members have been providing support to their communities by establishing over 75% of the country's libraries, assisting in the creation of the National Park Service and establishing six national parks...find out more at

Women together... making a difference

PO Box 515, 1007 Gilgo Road, Oriental, NC 28571 

Forms and Documents for Members 

2014 Events

20 Garden Club at clubhouse 9:00 am
20 LON at Marguerite's House 6:30 pm
23 BINGO at clubhouse 5:45 
27 EC Meeting at clubhouse 10:00 am

3 General Meeting: Scholarship Winners Luncheon 12pm
19 Garden Club trip to Foscue Plantation
17 LON at Marguerite's House 6:30 pm
24 EC Meeting at clubhouse 10:00 am

4 Croaker Festival Parade/booth 9:00 am
13 LON at Marguerite's house 6:30 pm

19 LON at Marguerite's house 6:30 pm
26 EC Meeting clubhouse 10am
30 OWC Golf Tournament (Minnesott Golf & Country Club

2 General Meeting, clubhouse 1 pm
16 Garden Club meeting, clubhouse, 9am
19 Garden Club trip to Plant Delights, 8:30am

3  11-1, BBQ take-out Cemetery fundraiser
4 8-11, Plant exchange, Farmer's Market
25 LON Halloween Party clubhouse

1 Fine Crafts and Garden Art Show, clubhouse
18 Garden Club meeting clubhouse, 9am

2  OWC Christmas luncheon
9  Garden Club Luncheon, Morgans, 11:30am

    2014 Officers

    Co-Presidents: Myra Blue, Paula James 
    Secretary:  Lynne Rousseau & Harriet Scharr 
    Treasurer:  Theda Butkus
    Editor:  Donna Rubinstein 

    Member, General Federation of Women's Clubs of North Carolina