February Member Spotlight – Mary Lawrence
Year you joined the Woman’s Club: 1968
Why you joined the Woman’s Club
I had just moved to Carol Stream and wanted to meet others who were interested in social and community activities.
Favorite memory of the Woman’s Club
Being involved in projects which benefited the community and while doing so made many new friends.
At least one thing you hope to see the Woman’s Club do in 2020
To gain membership and continue as a viable organization in our community.
Favorite piece of advice you’ve gotten about life (and who was it from)
I’ve received much advice in my lifetime, but I don’t consider any my favorite. I just continue to use that advice in living my daily life.
Something you’ve done that you are proud of yourself for
I am proud of being married to my wonderful husband for 53 years, raising 2 children, seeing them graduate from college, get married and then the birth of 2 amazing grandchildren.