Events & Meetings


Our club meets every month on the 2nd Thursdays, usually in the evening at Iconica Social Club (Northampton) or Ginger Gardens (Amherst). Occasionally meetings are at a members house instead – if so, an email to all our members will know where and when to go along with their friends who might want to join our Club.


June 13th, 5:00 – 7:30 pm. Ginger Gardens, Amherst

  • Women in Technology Scholarships
  • Publicity, Elections of Officers
  • New Member Recruitment Strategies
  • Centennial Project
  • Recognition and Celebration of a long time member.

Previous Meetings:

May 9th, 6:00 – 7:30pm: Spoleto, Hawley St, Northampton

Before this meeting, several of us went to Smith College Young Library this afternoon to look at items that were sent to Smith over many years. We have been doing this several times this year for working on the Centennial Project for our club for Zonta International before next year.
Later, most of our members were at the meeting, and discussed ideas of new things to try, and to look for several new members!

April 11th, 7:00 – 9:00 pm:

At the home of a member in Amherst: Members suggested items we like to send money or go to items, e.g. Tapestry, Girls Inc. (April 30) and North American Interdistrict Meeting (June 7-9). This meeting is the last one of our annual 1st year of this biennial.

Changed from March 14 to March 21, 6:00 – 8:00 pm:

At the home of a member in Amherst: Zonta International will be 100 years old in September, and we are planning to find out as much as we can about members of our club since it started in April, 1934.

February 14th, 2:00-6:00 pm: (Haydenville Church,  putting together Period Project Distribution kits)

January 10th, 6:00-8:00 pm: (Location Amherst Ginger Gardens as Iconica closed for Jan)

December 13th, 6:00-8:00pm: Membership Drive and Celebration  Join us to review our history and plan our future in this festive time of year. Meet and network with the many friends of Zonta and consider becoming a member.

November 8th 5:00-6:15pm
Iconica Social Club, 1 Amber Ln, Northampton

Speaker – Laura Penney-Edwards, Director of Community Engagement from Safe Passage, a follow up to the Little Stones event last month.

Most of our members were at the meeting, and discussed ideas of new things to try, and to look for several new members!



Annual Poinsettia Fundraiser: Small, medium or large Red, White or Pink Poinsettias for your business, house and/or friends! More information will also be available on our website later this week.

December 2:

15th Annual Hot Chocolate Run to support Safe Passage, the Hampshire County organization building safety, hope and justice for families who have lived with domestic violence. Members of our Club, along with ZC Quaboag Valley, are participating as our Hot Chocolate Run – Zonta-Zoom Team; if you click to see this, you will sees our donation goal for our team, and you could also look to give a donation for one of our team member by clicking

January 2019

Period Project Planning

Jan 29th – Little Stones viewing at BayPath College, Longmeadow, MA

February 2019

Period Project Collection, Kit Assembly and Distribution