The Westport Woman's Club will have an open house at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 13, at its clubhouse, 44 Imperial Ave.

Attendees will be offered a glass of wine, hors d'oeuvres and the opportunity to learn about the club's philanthropic and social activities.

The club also has special interest groups in gardening, Zumba, antiquing, theater, reading, bridge and other activities.

General membership meetings take place monthly with a catered lunch and a guest speaker.

The club is a nonprofit organization dedicated to volunteerism and raising funds for charitable, educational, cultural and public health services in Westport and surrounding towns.

Founded in 1907, the club achieves its goals through various fundraisers, including the Yankee Doodle Fair and Curio Cottage Thrift Shop.

Other fundraising activities are spearheaded by their Ways and Means Committee.

Membership is open to all women 18 and over in Westport and surrounding communities.

To make a reservation for the open house, call 203-227-4240.

For more information, call Bobbie Herman, membership chairwoman, at 203-255-1577 or visit