Our meetings are usually held on the 4th Thursday of the month, in the evening, and feature a speaker or topic selected to inform members about important issues. 

The meetings generally take place at the Plymouth Library (15700 36th Ave North) or the Minnetonka Community Center (14600 Minnetonka Blvd.) There is no fee to attend, and guests are welcome.

See the Calendar on the right for upcoming event dates, locations, and topics.

We encourage like-minded individuals to become members for a $35 annual fee. Men are also welcome and may join as associate members for a $15 annual fee. 

2017-2019 Officers

President:  Linda Stageberg  

Vice President:   Holly Hernandez

Secretary:  Terri Nelson

Treasurer:  Cathie Zimmerman

Membership:Jackie Tyszka

President Emeritus:  Nancy Frank

​Northwest Metro Republican Women

Programs & events

2018  Calendar  

  • January 25Kick off the New Year with a Minnesota Legislative Update from Representative Sarah Anderson. What issues are on the slate? What’s happening with Minnesota IDs? Join us early for appetizers and friendly conversation on favorite hot topics (6:00-7:00) and stay for the presentation and get your questions answered. Minnetonka Community Center, Minnetonka Mills Room (7-9:00pm) ​ 

  • February 22What’s going on in St Cloud? Margaret Starry, leading activist and resident of St Cloud, and Debra Anderson, MN State Mentor and Minneapolis Chapter Coordinator of ACT for America, are key leaders in the fight to save St Cloud from the unprecedented placement of refugees in the city.  They will share their real-life experiences in the ongoing struggle between the citizens of St Cloud and the political power of the MN Refugee Resettlement program.Plymouth Library (7-9:00pm) ​ 

  • March 8 A Day at the Capital.Enjoy a behind-the-scenes tour of the renovated state capital building, watch a legislative session in process, and partake in an exclusive meeting with Republican state lawmakers. RSVPs required to hollybhernandez@gmail.com. Cost for MNFRW nonmembers: $5.Minnesota State Capitol, (9:15am – 1:00pm)

  • April 26 Pharmaceutical Companies:  Friends or Foes?Hear first-hand from a company executive about the industry, public opinion, and government regulation. Learn how a drug comes to market and why drugs cost so much. (Location TBD 7-9:00pm)