Democratic Women's Club Has Coffee Hour At The Camp House Feb. 9

Friday, January 18, 2013

The Chattanooga Democratic Women's Club will host Coffee Hour at the Camp House on Saturday, Feb. 9, 10-11:30 a.m. at 1427 Williams St. in the Chattanooga Southside.

The Chattanooga Democratic Women's Club is hosting the Coffee Hour as part of their membership drive of 2013.  There will be muffins, scones, coffee, some candidates and fellowship with Democratic Women.   

The event is free.  Yearly club dues are $15.  For more information contact Rita Fehring at 870-1848, or email at ritazilla@gmail.

com or Phyllis Brown 867-9154.


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