Programs, Sites and Interest Groups

 

 Cape Cod AAUW BRANCH PROGRAMS

2018

March 27, 2018 –Diversity Month — Book discussion “Jane” by Patrick White. Discussion and program led by Becky Alden Please watch for start time and further information in the monthly bulletin.

April 24, 2018 –Japanese American experience in USA during WWII, interment camps etc. Talk given by Margie Yamamoto.

May 8, 2018 — Annual Luncheon and Installation of Officers

June 12, 2018–The following Tuesday, June 12 , is our June planning meeting and lunch at Marsha Frederick’s.  We will start our planning/evaluation of last year programs and schedule at 10 AM. Pot Luck Luncheon will follow at noonish. Everyone is invited. Not just the Board members.

June 19, 2018 — AAUW Book and Author Tea… see all details on separate page provided on webpage.

INTEREST GROUPS

 Equal Pay Day on April 4

WOW IT MOVED 9 DAYS UP FROM LAST YEAR!

 

Contact your local college/university to help them plan an AAUW Start Smart salary negotiation workshop to commemorate Equal Pay Day, the symbolic day when women’s wages “catch up” to men’s wages from the year before. Read our resource on how to be a salary negotiation , workshop ambassador to get started. It takes a few months to get a workshop scheduled on campus, so start today!

PS—NEW AND OLD

BIRTHDAY GROUP meets bi-monthly to celebrate members’ birthdays with lunch at local restaurants and to share interests, memories, and opinions.  A new contact is needed to coordinate this group.  Call Beverly Stec  508 385-5760 memerestec@gmail.com if you are willing call celebrants and select restaurants.

CAPE COD THEATER travels the Cape to see local theater productions. A list of possibilities is offered and members attend based on their interest.  The group generally goes to dinner as well.  Contact ; Beth Flanagan  508 363-4319 or bethqf@verizon.net.

FIIM GROUP meets to discuss current films at Brewster Ladies Library at 10:30 on 3rdWednesday.  See it at your convenience and join us for discussion. Contact : Phyllis Koppel 508 237-3169 orophylliskoppel@comc.net to find out what movie is being discussed.

COOPERATIVE DINNERS GROUP is a group of members most of whom live alone and meet to enjoy prepared meals .  Everyone contributes some part of the dinner and they meet at homes of members who have generous dinner tables. RSVP with your contribution to Elsa Murphy at 508-896-7661 or elsa.e.murphy@gmail.com.

 BOOK GROUPS meet at members homes to discuss books of their choosing.  There are three groups active currently.

Book Group 1 meets  the 1st Thursday at 10:30 a.m. in the Falmouth area. Contact : Barbara Fletcher 508 540-2758

Book Group  3 meets the 3rd Thursday at 1:00 p.m. in the mid-Cape area.

Contact : Elsa Murphy at 508-896-7661 or elsa.e.murphy@gmail.com.

Book Group 7 meets the 4th Monday at 1:30 p.m. in mid-Cape area

Contact : Anne Swanson  508 428-0914 or goranne@comcast.net