The Avon Club is a social and community service organization with membership open to women age 18 or over who live or work in the Avonworth School District.

Avon Club Brochure (PDF - 6 MB)
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2011 Some Like It Hot
Upcoming Events 

     
  • 2013 Holiday House Tour
    December 7, 2013
    10AM-4PM, 6PM-9PM
    See the Event Information Page for tickets and other information.

    2013 Ben Avon Holiday House Tour Program

    Click here for a virtual tour of our 2011 House Tour.

     
  • NEW MEMBER SOCIAL
    October 18, 2013
    7:00 PM - Cobblestone Clubhouse
    The Avon Club New Member Social will be on Friday, October 18, 2013 at 7:00 pm at the Cobblestone Clubhouse, 173 Cobblestone Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15237. Bring a friend, bring a new member! The Avon Club is open to women that live or work in the Avonworth community. See Flyer For Details!!!
  • Gourmet Goodies Recipe Booklet (members only)
    Each member who signs up to bake will also be receiving a paper copy booklet at the November meeting. If they do not come to the meeting, it will be delivered to them the next day, Friday, November 8th. 2013 Gala - "Havana Nights"
    2013 Havana Nights


    Saturday, March 9, 2013, 7-11PM
    Manchester Craftsmans Guild
    Cuban Jazz, food, and fun!

    Join the Avon Club for a great fundraising event - a Gala on Saturday, March 9th. This year's theme is Havana Nights - complete with Cuban Jazz, dinner, drinks, art demonstration, and silent/live auction events. Check it out and join the fun!

    If you are unable to attend, please consider a donation to the Avon Club Foundation, which helps support local projects and organizations.
    Individual Ticket ($90+$2.91 processing) Table for 6 ($500+processing) Avon Club Foundation Donation

     
  • Scholarship Opportunity
    The Avon Club Foundation, a women's organization committed to promoting civic participation for the betterment of the Avonworth community, is pleased to announce a scholarship opportunity for two female high school seniors.

    Two finalists will each receive a $1,000 scholarship award. To be considered, they must plan to graduate in 2013, live in the Avonworth-area school district, and plan to continue their education. The scholarships will be awarded based on their response to an essay question, participation in extracurricular activities, and grade-point average.

    All applications must be post marked by March 29, 2013. To request an application and/or ask any questions, please contact Kelly Kujawinski, Scholarship Committee Chairperson, at (412) 223-2540 or via e-mail at kellykuj@yahoo.com.
  • Ben Avon Holiday House Tour

    Saturday, December 3, 10AM-4PM and 6PM-9PM.
    Tickets can be purchased at The Fire Escape Coffee Shop, 7221 Church Avenue. Online orders should be picked up there, as well. If you have any questions, please send an email to benavonhousetour@gmail.com. [Flyer]
  • Ben Avon Holiday House Tour - Order on line and your tickets will be waiting for you!

    Saturday, December 3, 10AM-4PM and 6PM-9PM.
    Tickets can be picked up at The Fire Escape Coffee Shop, 7221 Church Avenue, only on the day of the event. If you have any questions, please send an email to benavonhousetour@gmail.com. [Flyer]
  • 2011-12 Monthly Program Information
    "Some Like It Hot"
    Avon Club Gala
    March 5, 2011
    Pittsburgh Glass Center


  • Avon Club Foundation Scholarship
    The Avon Club Foundation, an organization committed to promoting civic participation for the betterment of the Avonworth community, is pleased to announce a scholarship opportunity for two female seniors.

    Two finalists will each receive a $1,000 scholarship award. To be considered, they must plan to graduate in 2011, live in the Avonworth area school district, and plan to continue their education. The scholarships will be awarded based on their response to an essay question, participation in extracurricular activities, and grade-point average.

    All applications must be post marked by March 5th, 2011. To request an application and/or ask any questions, please contact Susie Angelelli Whitcraft, Scholarship Committee Chairperson, at (412) 613.5556 or via e-mail at susie@amanteradiant.com

    2011 Avon Club Foundation Scholarship Application
  • "Just Desserts" Avoneaters Event
    Saturday, January 22nd at 8pm.
    RSVP to Jen Wagner ASAP.
  • Fern Hollow Outing
    Sunday, April 10, 4 PM
  • Avoneaters Event
    Saturday, April 30
    Save the Date!
  • Fall Festival - Saturday, September 27

    2014 Fall Festival Vendor Application - due by September 12, 2014
    2014 Cupcake Contest Entry Form - due by September 12, 2014

  • Fall Festival - Saturday, September 29
    SAVE THE DATE!!!

    The Avon Club Fall Festival, complete with Community Yard Sale, Chili Cook-off, Pie Baking Contest, and used book sale, will be on Saturday, September 29.

    2012 Fall Festival Vendor Application
    2012 Chili Cook-off Application
    2012 Pie Baking Contest Application


     
  • 2014 Avon Club Foundation Funding Requests
    Fall funding request deadline: September 20, 2014

    Applications for Foundation funding may now be submitted. Requests for funds are reviewed in two cycles, fall and spring. Application processing will take a minimum of 60 days; therefore, requests must be made well in advance of the date on which the funds are needed.

    The funding application (PDF) can be printed and filled out for submission. For questions about the grants or the application process, please contact Avon Club Finance Chairperson, Susan Dismukes, at evcat@comcast.net or 412-761-3902.
     

  • 2013-14 Avon Club Foundation Funding Requests
    Spring funding request deadline: February 18, 2013

    Applications for Foundation funding may now be submitted. Requests for funds are reviewed in two cycles, fall and spring. Application processing will take a minimum of 60 days; therefore, requests must be made well in advance of the date on which the funds are needed.

    The funding application (PDF) can be printed and filled out for submission. For questions about the grants or the application process, please contact Julie Pintar at 412-445-8713 or julie_pintar@hotmail.com.

  • October 23rd @11:00
    Johnston Tea Room ~ Mars, PA

    Join the ladies for tea, sandwiches and pastries.
    $22/person includes tax & gratuity
  • November 5th & 6th or 6th & 7th
    NYC Trip

    Join the ladies for a bus trip to NYC
  • March 20th @ 10:00am
    The Frick & Pt. Brugge

    Join the ladies for a "All the ladies of the House" Tour at the Frick and then to Pt. Brugge for lunch
Meeting 
Reminders 
  • Dues payments
    Please get your dues payments to Sandy Slater as soon as possible!
  • Committee Sign-ups
    Email Debra Bruckman to let her know your committee choice(s).
  • Fall Festival Help
    1. Bring a drink donation to the first Club meeting Thursday September 6th or drop off at Julie Dentice's office - one case of water, coke, diet coke or sprite
    2. Bring $5 in instant lottery tickets or $5 for someone to purchase the tickets for you
    3. Bring a bottle or other related item for our Basket of Cheer
    4. Bring any used books to be donated for our Book Sale
    Please plan to work one 3 hour shift, either 10-1 or 1-4. If you are participating in the yard sale, you may need to do the afternoon shift. This year, we will be confirming all shifts so that everyone is clear where they should report.
  • House Tour Gourmet Goodies Recipes
    566 kB PDF
  • Avon Club Foundation Scholarship Winners!
    Scholarship Winners Announcement
  • Flower Bed Watering
    Instructions
    Schedule
  • Avon Club Foundation Funding Requests
    Local organizations may request funding through the Foundation by submitting an application by February 20, 2009.
  • 2008-09 Committees
    Get the latest list of committee members here (PDF).
  • Read Tina's latest post from Hong Kong on her blog: http://frompittsburghtohongkong.blogspot.com.
  • Fall Festival Vendor Application
    Vendor applications for the 2008 Fall Festival are now being accepted. The festival will be held on Saturday, September 27th. Applications and deposits must be received no later than September 13, 2008. Download the application.
  • Organizations in the Avonworth Community can apply for Avon Club Foundation funding. Click here to learn more!
  • Recycle your cell phones and ink cartridges! Help the environment and your community! [more...]
  • Newsletter updates are due to Jennifer Bett by the last Monday of each month!
  • For information about membership, click here to send us an email!!.