Ladies' Benevolent Society
The Ladies Benevolent Society, also known as the L.B.S., is the longest serving continuously active organization of the Dudley Hill First Congregational Church. Organized on April 18, 1867, the L.B.S. currently has 25 active members and seven honorary members, plus one male honorary member. Meetings are held at 1:00 pm on the third Thursday of each month, September through May, unless otherwise indicated. Each meeting commences with a devotion/prayer followed by fellowship over baked goods, tea and coffee, after which some type of program is offered. All of the programs are open to one and all. Currently membership is limited to women, but men are more than welcome to attend meetings and/or events. Annual dues are $20, with the first half payable in September and the second half in February. For more information, please contact the church at 508-943-7320, or use our Contact Us page on the website.