Friends Over 50!

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!

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

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 put THE DATE and TITLE of the event in the subject line of your RSVP email for ease of management on our end.

BOOK GROUP

  • September 27, 2017
    • 3:30-5:30 pm
  • October 30, 2017

    The Chestnuts October book group will be held at home of Susan Vandenberg.

    Details:

  • November 27, 2017

    The November 27th book group meeting will be held at the home of Kathie O’Dowd.
    The meeting will begin at 2:30.  We will read the book and also watch the movie… Zoo Keepers Wife.

    Details:

    • Address: Millennium Towers, 1 Franklin St., Apt 2807
    • Time: 2:30 pm
    • RSVP: Required! RSVP to Kathie at kao.librarian@gmail.com
  • January 29, 2018
    • 3:30-5:30 pm
  • February 26, 2018
    • 3:30-5:30 pm
  • March 26, 2018
    • 3:30-5:30 pm
  • April 23, 2018
    • 3:30-5:30 pm
  • May 28, 2018
    • 3:30-5:30 pm

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) Click here to RSVP

  • September 28, 2017
    • The home of Monica Noether
    • 6:30-8:30 pm
  • November 16, 2017
    • The home of Pat Carucci
    • 6:30-8:30 pm
  • January 18, 2018
    • The home of Kathy Judge
    • 6:30-8:30 pm
  • March 15, 2018
    • The home of Michelle Moore
    • 6:30-8:30 pm
  • May 17, 2018
    • The home of Lisa Cleary
    • 6:30-8:30 pm

LUNCH BUNCH

  • October 6, 2017

    Our first monthly Chestnut’s Lunch Bunch is planned for Friday, October 6th at noon.

    We will gather at:

    Anoush’ella
    35 West Newton Street
    South End
    http://lwww.anoushella.com/

    Anoush’ella is new, exotic, healthy  Armenian food.

    Spread the word, invite your friends. RSVP by Thursday at:
    chestnuts@beaconhillwomemsdorun.org

  • November 3, 2017

    Our November Chestnuts Lunch Bunch is planned for Friday, November 3 at noon.

    Details:

  • December 1, 2017

    Lunch Bunch & Bowl!! Our December Lunch Bunch is planned for Friday, December 1 at noon.

    Details:

  • January 5, 2018
  • February 2, 2018
  • March 2, 2018
  • April 6, 2018
  • May 4, 2018

SEASONED COOKS

  • September 6, 2017
    • 6:30-8:30 pm
  • October 4, 2017
    • 6:30-8:30 pm
  • December 6, 2017
    • Meet at Sally Harr’s
    • 6:30-8:30 pm
  • January 3, 2018
    • 6:30-8:30 pm
  • February 7, 2018
    • 6:30-8:30 pm
  • March 7, 2018
    • 6:30-8:30 pm
  • April 4, 2018
    • 6:30-8:30 pm
  • May 2, 2018
    • 6:30-8:30 pm

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.