United in Service to Our Community Since 1910

Upcoming events

    • July 11, 2022
    • May 08, 2023
    • 11 sessions
    • Zoom or in-person at the Club

    • September 14, 2022
    • June 28, 2023
    • 41 sessions
    • The Woman's Club of Albany

    Wednesday morning flow yoga with Cheryl

    Cheryl incorporates music (crystal bowls, harmonium, flute) into her classes where individuals practice safely at their own level. Please bring a yoga mat and use the side door entrance. This class is by donation. 

    Contact Cheryl for more information. 

    • March 02, 2023
    • October 05, 2023
    • 8 sessions
    • WCA or ZOOM
    • April 03, 2023
    • 6:30 PM
    • 725 Madison Ave Albany NY or via Zoom

    If you would like to participate or receive more information about this committee,  contact committee chair Paula Hennessy 

    • April 04, 2023
    • 6:30 PM
    • The Woman's Club of Albany

    2sDay in the Parlor

    April 4 -- 6:30 p.m.

     In case of April Showers and In anticipation of precipitation --you can stand under my umbrella. Ella Ella.

     (Possibly Rhiannon's tribute to WCA founder Ella Blair! )

    Join us in the Parlor to celebrate friendship, food-and frivolity. It's been a long winter and we're looking to turn those frowns upside down!  Umbrellas
     will be optional--except in our drinks!!

    Spot might be sporting his Hawaiian shirt --me too!! Join us in the Parlor and leave the business of the Club behind as we get to know each other and what As always a nip or a nosh to share please.

    • April 05, 2023
    • 6:30 PM
    • via zoom

    Contact Maryhelen for more info about this committee or to join.

    • April 11, 2023
    • 6:30 PM
    • via ZOOM

    For information about this committee, or to join contact Debbie Kaminski 

    • April 13, 2023
    • 6:30 PM
    • The Woman's Club of Albany

    Together Women Rise

    This month's grant recipient is Sustaining Africa Projects in Uganda, Malawi, Kenya, organized by the Mooncatcher Project (

    The goal, according to Together Women Rise,  is to "help young girls stay in school and complete their educations by giving them the tools to manage their menstural periods with confidence and dignity."

    Our event is a potluck dinner with a small educational component. Money that otherwise would be spent on going out to dinner instead is donated to the project.

    IF you have questions or would like to attend, contact Rosemary Revoir.

    • April 17, 2023
    • 9:00 AM
    • April 18, 2023
    • 11:00 AM
    • The Woman's Club of Albany

    Make Someone Smile

    The Community Service Committee is looking for volunteers to arrange flowers in vases  on April 17 and deliver them to residents of Shaker Place in Colonie on April 18.

    This will be the second time around for this project. Last year's effort was well received. But a few more helping hands are needed. The flowers are donated by Trader Joe's.

    For more information about specific times or to volunteer, contact Diana Pane

    • April 17, 2023
    • 6:30 PM
    • The WCA

    • April 18, 2023
    • 6:30 PM
    • The Woman's Club of Albany

    • April 19, 2023
    • 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • The Woman's Club of Albany

    Home Away from Home

    All Things Italian

    Wednesday, April 19 -- 5:30 to 8 p.m.

    Would you like to learn some Italian?

    Would you like to do some singing in Italian?

    Do you want to make your own pizzelles?

    Join Marilyn (D’Ambrosi) Hunter at the WCA house for a members' evening of All Things Italian!

    • April 20, 2023
    • 6:30 PM
    • via zoom

    Contact Linda Fasano for information about this committee or to join them via zoom. 

    • April 22, 2023
    • 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    • 9 Ten Broeck Place, Albany

    Earth Day Project

    A perfect way to honor Mother Earth !

    Saturday, April 22 -- 8:30-11 a.m.

    Ten Broeck Mansion

    9 Ten Broeck Place, Albany

    Join  the Community Service Committee in helping our partners at  the Historic Ten Broeck Mansion (built in 1797) prepare their grounds and gardens for upcoming programs for Albany kids.

      Ten Broeck provides all the equipment needed, but you can bring your favorite garden gloves and hat!

    Let's meet in the parking area at 8:30. We'll finish around 11. Those who wish to relax and chat can meet for lunch/drink/snack afterward at the Olde English Pub at Quackenbush Square. Maybe the weather will allow us to dine al fresco!

    Sign up on the WCA website.

    For more information, Contact Paula Hennessy

    • April 24, 2023
    • 6:00 PM
    • The Woman's Club of Albany

    Join Us for Member Monday -- April 23

    Happy Half Hour -- 6 p.m. 
    Pot Luck Supper -- 6:30 p.m.

    This month our feature presentation is The Vandy Thrift Shoppe. This presentation had been scheduled for February Member Monday, which was canceled because of bad weather.)

    Located in downtown Albany, The Vandy ispart of Vanderheyden, a Wynantskill-based organization that has been assisting children, adults and families for more than 180 years.

    The Vandy offers low prices on men and women's clothing, accessories and home items. Proceeds directly support Vanderheyden's mission to empower youth, adults and families to build brighter futures.

    CEO (and WCA member) Karen Carpenter-Palumbo will talk about The Vandy and Vanderheyden, how their mission aligns with the WCA's and how we can get involved.

    And shop! Don't forget the shopping!