As a courtesy, the event calendar on the NHFRW website (www.nhfrw.org) is available to all Republican candidates, organizations, and like-minded causes for posting events which may be of interest to our membership. An event posted on our website is strictly promotional and is not an endorsement of the candidate, committee, or organization or the event itself. The NHFRW reserves the unqualified right to reject or take down the listing of any event for any reason, and submission of such an event for inclusion on the event calendar constitutes the submitting party’s agreement to be bound by this policy.
In celebration of the achievements of Republican Women in the Granite State, we put together an annual summer Pink Tea & Garden Party hosted by Augusta Petrone, RNC National Committeewoman, Juliana Bergeron, State President Elizabeth Girard and Past President Christine Peters! This event is ultra-exclusive and a lot of fun! This event is a fundraiser for Republican women candidates in the General Election!This dress up tea party is family friendly and always takes place in the summer l in Dublin, NH!
The Lilac Luncheon is a favorite tradition of the New Hampshire Federation of Republican Women that takes place each year when the state flower is in bloom. This annual event has been enjoyed for over 75 years by our Republican elders, young leaders, and their children. Presidential candidates, National Federation of Republican Women presidents, ambassadors, along with many other interesting and influential people have come to speak at and attend this beloved Republican event.
The Lilac Luncheon has been covered by books, newspapers, and national TV networks, spreading the excitement for the upcoming candidates and future NHFRW events.
The NFRW Biennial Convention takes place every two years! The next convention will be in Oklahoma in 2023! More information on beecoming a delegate from NH will be available in Spring of 2023. In September 2021, for the first time ever, the New Hampshire Federation of Republican Women sent a full delegation of women to the National Federation of Republican Women Biennial Convention in Orlando, FL. NHFRW received multiple awards including the Betty Heitman Award of State Excellence for New Hampshire and the Excellence in Public Relations Award - two awards New Hampshire has not received since the organization’s national charter in 1944, among others. NHFRW proudly had three generations of women in our delegation including multiple Young Republicans and a student member!
Our Leadership Conference & Retreat which includes our Fall Annual Meeting takes place every two years in the odd years when we elect new officers. At the Wentworth By the Sea Hotel in New Castle, NH we held our first NH Republican Women's Leadership Conference & Retreat in 2021. This event included an Opening Night Welcome Reception in Portsmouth, NH hosted by Jay Lucas & Karen Ballou Lucas, a discounted stay at the Wentworth By the Sea Hotel, our Fall 2021 Annual Meeting, a full day of networking, panels, workshops, trainings and discussion followed by our Cocktails & Capitalism Closing Reception hosted by NHGOP Vice Chair Pamela Tucker!
In December 2021at LaBelle Winery in Derry, NH NHFRW held a Members & Associate Members only Christmas Party with Vice President Mike Pence! This event was free of charge to members to thank everyone for all of their hard work over the last year to empower, educate and connect Republican women across the Granite State!