All of our fundraisers help support the “Best for Women” projects of Soroptimist International of Talbot County, including our 2018-2020 Signature Project: Dream It – Be It, Live Your Dream, and Violet’s Dream education awards.


  • Osteria Alfredo Wine Tasting and Italian Dinner – Sunday, October 27, 2019 – 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
  • A Longwood Christmas – Wednesday, December 11, 2019 – 9:30 AM to 6:30 PM
  • Jigsaw Jamboree Puzzle Competition – Saturday, February 8, 2020 – 10:00 AM
  • 21st Annual Flower Sale – Orders taken March 1 thru April 15; delivery on Friday, May 8
  • Travel to Sunny Portugal – May 23 thru June 1, 2020

A Longwood Christmas

Wednesday, December 11th, 2019 – A Longwood Christmas

Join us for a holiday bus trip to Longwood Gardens! We will enjoy a guided tour, lunch, and holiday shopping. The day includes: Bus Ride, Christmas Admission to Longwood Gardens, Guided Tour, and plenty of time for lunch, sightseeing, and shopping!

We will leave Easton by 9:30 AM and return by 8:00 PM. Tickets are $100 per person and are limited to the first 50 participants. Contact Cheryl Palumbo at 410- 822-2160 for tickets and more information. Please join us for this amazing day, invite your friends, and call ASAP to reserve your spot!

Holly Berries

Wine Tasting & Italian Dinner

Sunday, October 27th, 2019 6:00 p.m to 8:00 p.m. at Osteria Alfredo Restaurant

Join us for the Taste of Italy Dinner and Wine Tasting to benefit Talbot Soroptimist Dream Programs. The women of Soroptimist are partnering with Bobbi Parlett, owner of Simpatico and Owner/ Chef Alfredo of Osteria Alfredo for an evening of delicious authentic Italian cuisine paired with wines of the Piedmont Region of Italy.

Wines will be available for purchase from a single bottle to a full case.  Additionally, there will be several raffles throughout the evening.  We are excited to announce that tickets are sold out! Buon Appetito!

Event will be held Sunday October 27th, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Osteria Alfredo – 210 Marlboro Avenue, Easton, MD 21601. For tickets contact Deb Keller at or at 410-770-8555.

Wines of Umbria Dinner Flyer information

Jigsaw Puzzle Jamboree

Saturday, February 8, 2020 beginning at 10:00 AM at The Senior Center

In this FUN-raising event, teams of four members compete to assemble the same 500-piece jigsaw puzzle in the fastest time. There are prizes for first, second, and third place teams. The registration fee is $25 per person or $100 for the team of four. If you wish to register as an individual, placement on a team is guaranteed. A tasty lunch is included in the registration fee.

People of all ages – friends, families, co-workers – are encouraged to form a team and enjoy this wintertime activity! All proceeds from the Jigsaw Puzzle Jamboree support Soroptimist “Best for Women” projects locally, including the club’s new Dream It, Be It Career Support program for adolescent girls.

Event will be held Saturday February 8th, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at The Senior Center – 400 Brookletts Ave. Easton, MD 21601

Mother’s Day Flowers

Place orders from March through mid-April – Flower pickup May 8th, 2020!

Always in time for Mother’s Day, Talbot Soroptimists provide beautiful potted geraniums and gorgeous hanging baskets. Each year’s sales begin in March and close out mid-April for pickup in May.

To place an order or for questions, please contact Pat Steele at 410-924-8831 or at

Soroptimists holding bouquets of flowers

Travel to Sunny Portugal

May 23 – June 1st, 2020

Is a trip to sunny Portugal on your bucket list?  Come travel with Soroptimist of Talbot County.  The trip package includes 10 days, 12 meals, travel to/from Easton, MD to Philadelphia International Airport, round-trip airfare, air taxes, fees/surcharges, hotel and hotel transfers.

Two trip information meetings at the Fairfield Inn & Suites: Thursday October 24 at 5:30 PM or Wednesday November 20 at 5:30 PM. Reservations on a first come, first reserved basis. Double occupancy = $3,713 (additional discounts for attending information meetings and for previous travel with Collette Tours).

For reservations contact Barbie Smith at Smith Travel at 410-822-5926.

Artist's rendition of Portugal

Our Dream Programs

This is the “why we do it”;  celebration honoring local recipients of our Live Your Dream Education Awards and our Dream It, Be It Career Education Workshop for 7th and 8th grade girls.

Banquet table
Girls working at a table
girls working at a table
Six women standing for a picture