October Luncheon

Our October luncheon will be on October 10, 2017. The menu will be Herb Crusted Sliced Roast Beef.  The Luncheon cost is $15.00; the preferred method of payment is a check made payable to ANC.  



For reservations, either email or call:  

A-M  Beth Crowder  803-226-9320

N-Z   Dru Downie    803-644-4147


Greeters: Anne Kelty and Dee Bettancourt 

 Have you wanted to get to know the Chancellor of USCA and learn what brought her to Aiken? Do you wonder what her vision is for our local University?  Now is the perfect time to find out!

  Please join us at our October 10, 2017 meeting, Dr. Sandra Jordan will be sharing about the many programs and opportunities available at the University of South Carolina, Aiken and telling us her story.

Community Service

In October, Community Service will be accepting donations for the University of South Carolina in conjunction with our speaker, Chancellor Jordan.  Donations will be earmarked for the fund that facilitates even small shortfalls in tuition for students.  Checks should be payable to:

"USC Foundation Aiken Partnership".  Cash is also appreciated.


Guess what?  You can win a vacation for two to Playa del Carmen, Mexico where you will stay 3 nights at the Royal Hideaway Playacar adult only resort (a $2,400 value) and another 3 nights at the Allegro Playacar ($800 value).  Both resorts include meals, snacks, beverages, wine and water sports. 

Raffle tickets can be purchased for $10 each or 3 for $25 (Checks should be made payable to ANC.) and will be available at the August, September and October meetings.   All proceeds will benefit Saratoga WarHorse (SWH). The winner will be announced at the SWH Fundraiser being held on November 9, 2017.  That lucky winner could be you!!!

Upcoming Events



Saratoga WarHorse Fundraiser, 

Red, White & Blue BBQ:

 Fundraiser will be held on November 9th from 6-10pm at Newberry Hall.  Tickets are on sale for $50 each.  Checks should be made payable to Saratoga WarHorse and can be purchased at the October 10th ANC meeting, Plum Pudding and Lionel Smith.  It's going to be lots of fun, so please come out and support this worthwhile cause.


Attention Members:   We need your help for the WINE PULL!  If you could please donate a bottle of Red and /or White wine costing between $10 -$15 each for our Wine Wall at the WarHorse event it would be so appreciated.  Palmetto Package and Fine Wine at 230 Park Ave. is offering a 10% discount on all bottles purchased by customers mentioning they are ANC members donating the wine to the WarHorse fundraiser.  Wine should be brought to the October Meeting.  THANK YOU SO MUCH! Your donations will be greatly appreciated. 


Welcome to Aiken, South Carolina!
Representing true southern hospitality and charm, the Aiken Newcomers' Club (ANC) provides a valuable service to the residents of Aiken, South Carolina and surrounding regions.  ANC does not limit its members to actual newcomers to the area, but rather offers an opportunity for women to socialize, represent Aiken, and give back to the community.  
We have many activities and events but our regular monthly meeting is a Luncheon meeting held on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at Newberry Hall, 117 Newberry Street SW.  The doors open at 9:30 AM; meeting begins at 10:15 AM.  Click here to see more information about our Luncheon meetings. 
Our Mission Statement:

Aiken Newcomers' Club shall provide opportunities to its members to become acquainted with other members, as well as with the many community activities and functions. 

The Club will undertake and complete charitable, humanitarian, and social welfare projects, while being nonpartisan, nonsectarian, nonpolitical, and nonprofit.
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Membership Committee
Pam Heck 
President Polly Naramore
  Carole Kiernan 

 Community Service Donna Olson
Social Chair

Dru Downie 

  Karen Van Deren

Dee Bettencourt

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