Professional Women’s Club To Host Book Signing

March 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Bermuda Business and Professional Women’s Club will be hosting a book signing for their member Authors Dr. Dorothy Matthews-Paynter and D. Neletha Butterfield on Friday [March 8] from 6.00pm to 9.00pm at C.A.R.E. Learning Centre in Pembroke.

A spokesperson said, “In celebration of International Women’s Day the Bermuda Business and Professional Women’s Club cordially invites you to attend a book signing for their member Authors Dr. Dorothy Matthews-Paynter and D. Neletha Butterfield on Friday [March 8] from 6.00pm to 9.00pm at C.A.R.E. Learning Centre in Pembroke.

“Dr. Dorothy Matthews-Paynter will be speaking on her journey as well as the Hon. D. Neletha Butterfield, M.B.E., J.P. who will speak on her newest book about ‘17 Trailblazers Who Walked with Purpose’ outstanding women in the community who received the Sojourner Truth award from the Bermuda Business and Professional Women’s Club.

Dr. Dorothy Mathews- Paynter

“In her book is the story of the life and times of an amazing Bermudian woman, who worked her way up from humble beginnings, to make a success of her life. She started out without secondary education, but later settled on her true, vocation in life that gave her the opportunity to travel widely and enrich her existence.

“In her younger years, she began experimenting with hairdressing in her Grandma’s kitchen, and perfected her skills through studies at Apex College in the USA, to become a professional in her field, managing her own business. After marrying with four children, the opportunity finally came to embark on a GED [General Education], course, at a newly, constructed adult education school. She is the oldest member of the women’s club.

“Her book entitled ‘The Life and Times of a Bermudian Legend, Dr Dorothy Louise Matthews-Paynter: As Poor As A Church Mouse’ is one book that should be on your shelf.

Hon. D. Neletha Butterfield, M.B.E., J.P.

“The Honourable D. Neletha Butterfield, M.B.E., J.P. is the founder, owner and director of a computer school and an alternative learning centre called C.A.R.E. which stands for: Children and Adults Reaching for Education. She is a former Senator, Member of Parliament and Government Cabinet Minister.

“She is a former Computer Lecturer for the Government Community School, a former lecturer at the Bermuda College in computers, English and mathematics and a former instructor of mathematics, reading, English and African studies with the Bermuda Correctional Facilities education department, in addition to teaching the GED programme. An outstanding educator she is one to see problems as possibilities.

“She has recently become an author and has published and released six books, ‘Speeches for the Soul’, ‘Workshops for the Soul,’ ‘Political Beginnings for the Soul’, ‘The Soul of a Community Leader’, ‘17 Trailblazers Who Walked with Purpose’ and ‘Study Skills for the Soul’. She is the president of the Bermuda Business and Professional Women’s Club.”

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