Sandy Beach Yacht Club members will celebrate the holidays with a traditional English dinner today at 6:30 p.m. in the clubhouse. C. William Bosworth and John C. Boyce are chairmen. Delores Barry has charge of the club's Christmas party for children, with a visit from Santa, on Sunday. The Women's Organization of the club will honor its retiring president, Judy Buzby, at a dinner Friday. New directors will be installed. Ann Westner and Susan Robinson are chairwomen.
China cups and saucers of different patterns will be collected at a Christmas tea party for Katharine Pratt Horton, Buffalo Chapter, National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution, Sunday at 3 p.m. in the Chapter House. Members will take guests. Christmas music will be played and there will be a carol sing. Carol Whitehill is in charge of reservations and Virginia Inman is chairwoman.
Ladies Sodality of Most Holy Redeemer Catholic Church will sponsor a card party Sunday at 1 p.m. in the church hall.
Sharon Meer and Micki Sanes are chairwomen of a party to be given by Women's League of the Rosa Coplon Jewish Home and Infirmary at 2 p.m. Sunday in the home. Residents who have December birth dates will be honored. Entertainment will be provided by the Kadimah School of Buffalo Children's Chorus. Hanukkah refreshments will be served.
Solos of Western New York will have a Christmas dinner Sunday at 4 p.m.in Danny's Restaurant, Cheektowaga.
Buffalo Alumnae Panhellenic will sponsor a performance of "A Christmas Carol" Sunday at 2 p.m. in Alleyway Theater. Wassail and holiday cookies will be served at 1:30 p.m. and members of the cast will join in a carol sing. Denise Bassett and Sandy Shows are chairwomen and Ann Gugino has charge of tickets. Proceeds will go toward Panhellenic scholarships awarded to collegiate sorority women from Erie County. Applications may be obtained from the Buffalo Foundation, which administers the fund.
Secret pal gifts will be exchanged at a Christmas dinner for Preceptor Iota Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi at 6:30 p.m. Monday in the home of Marjorie Greenhalgh in Clarence. The chapter will have a couples party and dinner Dec. 16 at 6 p.m. in Roxanne's Restaurant.
Quota Club of Buffalo will have a Christmas party Monday at 5:45 p.m. in Holiday Inn Downtown. Stephen Smith and Paul Weisenburger will accompany carol singing. Mildred Fredrickson is chairwoman and Ann Volpe is in charge of reservations. Donations for the women and children's sections of the City Mission will be collected.
Philharmonic Women's Committee of Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra will have a luncheon at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday in Larkin House of the Buffalo Seminary for orchestra members and staff. Nardin Academy Elementary School choir with Mark Mazur at the piano will perform. Ruth Maier and Jevene B. Littlewood have composed a 50th anniversary poem narrated to the tune of "'Twas the Night Before Christmas."
Zonta Club of Cheektowaga-Lancaster will collect gifts for residents in Erie County Home and Infirmary at a Christmas party Thursday at 6:30 p.m. in Town and Country Restaurant. Mildred Whitaker will lead a carol sing. Ruth Salzmann and Betty Cavaleri will be hostesses.