The Military Officers' 

Wives' Club Of

Greater New Orleans

Operation Ball Gown 2016
Help your fellow military spouses get decked out for the ball! Donate your gently used dresses to Operation Ball Gown. All gown sizes and types are needed: Floor length, tea length, cocktail attire and accessories like shoes, purses & jewelry. For more information click here.
Creole Creamery Demo
Beat the summer heat with the MOWC Ambassadors of Fun at the Creole Creamery on Wednesday, August 31st at Noon. The Creamery will give us a demonstration and then we can all indulge in our favorite flavor. The Creole Creamery is always cash only and no children please as we will be in their kitchen. The Creamery is located at 4924 Prytania St. After we finish our ice cream we will walk over to St. Charles to tour the Latter House branch of the NOLA Library if renovations have been completed. To RSVP email Amanda Szampruch.
Watch, Learn & Eat! 

Join the MOWC on Saturday, September 24th, from 2-4pm at the

New Orleans School of Cooking for an unforgettable afternoon of food and fun! Sit back and enjoy watching the skilled, entertaining chefs prepare a classic Cajun/Creole meal for you while learning about the vibrant history of New Orleans cuisine! The chefs will be cooking Corn and Crab Bisque, Shrimp Creole, Bread Pudding, and Pralines. The vegan/gluten free option is Gumbo Z'herbe for the soup and Creole Z'herbe for the Entree. Plus you’ll go home with copies of the recipes. The meal is served with Iced Tea, Coffee, Wine, and Abita Beer. Spouses are invited but no children. RSVP’s are required by September 15 to charlenewenrich@ymail.com. The cost is $28.50 per person and must be paid in advance. To pay online click here.

Get Your CAMAN Tickets!
Our most popular event of the year, CAMAN Ball, is January 14th, 2017, at the Hilton Riverside in downtown New Orleans. Tickets are $85 each or you can get a table for 10 people for $850. The dress code is Service Dress Mess for men and floor length gowns for women. 
Service Mess Dress or Black Tie
Gowns must be floor length
For complete details click here. We have a block of 50 hotel rooms on hold for $160 plus taxes. If you're interested in spending the night at the hotel click here for reservations. Don't miss out on our annual Mardi Gras Ball!
We hope you had a wonderful time at our annual CAMAN Ball. Click here to view some pictures from the fabulous evening. The 2016 CAMAN Court is (l to r) Therese Guza Coast Guard, Carrie Keen Army, Tammy Prine Queen, retired Navy Capt. Scott Gootee King, Charlene Wenrich Marines, Tina Bloir Air Force, and Dallas George Navy

The MOWC is a non-profit organization, whose purpose is to hold social functions for Club members and their guests, which foster friendship and encourage the growth of existing ones; to raise funds to support community organizations adopted by the Club; and to aid and assist in community work.

MOWC Business Meetings:
We meet the first MONDAY 
of each month. Meetings are open to all MOWC members.


MOWC Social Gatherings:
Functions are held monthly 
and are open to all MOWC members and their guests.