Friends Over 50!

go We are looking for BHWF’s 50+ women who might like to connect, inspire & enjoy as a smaller sub-group.

We host casual meet-ups in member homes or at area events for the express purpose of getting to know a few nice new friends. Please join us!

follow To RSVP to Chestnut Events and/or receive Chestnut Emails, please send us an email with your request here.

These gatherings and activities take place every other month, and are funded by a suggested donation of $10/person in order to cover the cost of drinks and simple snacks.

NOTE: To be a member of the “Chestnuts” you must first join the BHWF. If you are not currently a member, click HERE to join.

We hope to meet you soon at one of our smaller gatherings.

Warm regards,
Pat Carucci & Martha McAllister

Pat Carucci has been a member of the BHWF for four years, having joined when she moved into Boston from Winchester where she raised her three sons. An outdoors enthusiast, she enjoys golf, running, clamming, boating, and spending time on the Cape with her husband Jack and their expanding family. Pat is a champion for at risk, foster, and homeless youth and has worked in a variety of volunteer and board positions for well over fifteen years, and has been a mentor and friend for one young lady for fourteen years. Pat was the president of PMC Marketing, a survey and telemarketing company and now enjoys doing temporary consulting projects for local non-profits. She spends her free time enjoying this wonderful city.

Below is a summary of many exciting ways for you to continue to connect, inspire and enjoy with your fabulous friends over fifty!  We look forward to seeing you all soon.

Please be sure to sign up for the Chestnuts when you renew your BHWF membership online! This will sign you up automatically for our mailing list to ensure you receive all the Chestnut News!

BOOK GROUP

2018

  • November 26, 2018

    Book Group Meeting

    Monday, November 26, 2018
    Time: 3:30PM


  • December 17, 2018

    Book Group Meeting

    Monday, December 17, 2018
    Time: 3:30PM


2019

  • January 28, 2019

    Book Group Meeting

    Monday, January 28, 2019
    Time: 3:30PM


  • February 25, 2019

    Book Group Meeting

    Monday, February 25, 2019
    Time: 3:30PM


  • March 25, 2019

    Book Group Meeting

    Monday, March 25, 2019
    Time: 3:30PM


  • April 29, 2019

    Book Group Meeting

    Monday, April 29, 2019
    Time: 3:30PM


  • May 20, 2019

    Book Group Meeting

    Monday, May 20, 2019
    Time: 3:30PM


HOME PARTIES

The Chestnuts “Home Parties” will take place the third Thursdays of the months below (except for the first one, which is the fourth Thursday)

Note: Please remember to bring $10 for wine and snacks!

2018

  • September 26, 2018

    House Party

    Wednesday, September 26, 2018
    Time: 6:30PM


  • November 28, 2018

    House Party

    Wednesday, November 28, 2018
    Time: 6:30PM


2019

  • January 17, 2019

    House Party

    Thursday, January 17, 2019
    Time: 6:30PM


  • March 21, 2019

    House Party

    Thursday, March 21, 2019
    Time: 6:30PM


  • May 16, 2019

    House Party

    Thursday, May 16, 2019
    Time: 6:30


LUNCH BUNCH

2018

  • December 13, 2018

    Lunch Bunch Event

    Thursday, December 13, 2018
    Time: 12:30PM


2019

  • February 14, 2019

    Lunch Brunch Event

    Thursday, February 14, 2019
    Time: 12:30PM


  • April 11, 2019

    Lunch Brunch Event

    Thursday, April 11, 2019
    Time: 12:30PM


SEASONED COOKS

2018

  • November 7, 2018

    Seasoned Cooks Event

    Wednesday, November 7, 2018
    Time: 6:00PM


  • December 5, 2018

    Seasoned Cooks Event

    Wednesday, December 5, 2018
    Time: 6:00PM


2019

  • January 2, 2019

    Seasoned Cooks Event

    Wednesday, January 2, 2019
    Time: 6:00PM


  • February 6, 2019

    Seasoned Cooks Event

    Wednesday, February 6, 2019
    Time: 6:00PM


  • March 6, 2019

    Seasoned Cooks Event

    Wednesday, March 6, 2019
    Time: 6:00PM


  • April 3, 2019

    Seasoned Cooks Event

    Wednesday, April 3, 2019
    Time: 6:00PM


  • May 1, 2019

    Seasoned Cooks Event

    Wednesday, May 1, 2019
    Time: 6:00PM


Ongoing

Chestnuts Charles River Walkers

  • Tuesday mornings @ 8:00 AM
  • Meet at the corner of Beacon and Arlington Streets at the foot of the Arthur Fiedler Footbridge for a 3-mile loop along the river.  Distances can be adjusted within the group. 5 minute wait for late arrivers. NOTE: this is a “just show up” walk.   

Chestnuts Meet@Peets

  • Thursday mornings @ 8:00-9:00am
  • Peets on 66 Charles St. Have a quick cuppa and visit with new friends. NOTE: this is a “just show up” event.

Bridge Group

There have been a few ladies that have been playing throughout the winter and are now interested in expanding and having group lessons.  If you are interested in more information regarding that, please click the button below. (BHWF members only)