TCC Meetings in the Pacific Northwest and the Atlanta Area

The club is investigating the viability of two new chapters in the United States.

Pacific Northwest members held their first-ever gathering on June 25 at the home of Betty Hasson in Bellevue, Washington. They came by car and ferry from around the region to discuss forming a local chapter and share their travels.

The next event will be Sept. 24, again hosted by Betty Hasson in Bellevue. Contact organizer Stefan Krasowski (Stefan held two very successful TCC meet-ups in New York City before relocating to the Pacific Northwest) at to receive an email invitation.

Thanks to the initiative of Watson Mills of Sharpsburg, Georgia, 11 TCC members in the Atlanta area, as well as Charles Merkel of St. Louis, met on Saturday, Aug. 5. The meeting was hosted by Paige Becquet at her Marietta home. The group shared stories of recent travel experiences, ate a delicious meal, and enjoyed a tour of Mrs. Becquet’s home that serves as a showcase of her many travels.The next meeting will be held on Saturday, Oct. 28. Contact Kelly Thomas at for further details.