2017-2018

September, 2017

 

Saturday, September 9, 10 a.m. to noon, Edmonds Community College, Snohomish Hall, Room 338.

“AAUW 101″—Judith Prince, president of AAUW Washington State, explains what AAUW is all about, its fundamental values, and the work that it does to fulfill its mission.

Friday, September 15, 10 a.m., Coffee and Conversation, a monthly get-together sponsored by the Membership Team. Café Louvre in Edmonds.

Wednesday, September 20, 6 p.m., Diversity Book Group. Edmonds Library.

Monday, September 25, 12:30 p.m., Bridge Group.

October, 2017

Saturday, October 14, 10 a.m. to noon, Edmonds Community College, Snohomish Hall, Room 338.

“A Retiring President Reflects”—Our special guest is Dr. Jean Hernandez, president of Edmonds Community College. As she prepares to retire at the end of 2017,  she looks back at her tenure at the college and reflects on the triumphs and challenges of her last seven years. We’ll also meet the students who attended NCCWSL in June 2017.

 

November, 2017

Saturday, November 18,  10 a.m. to noon., Edmonds Community College, Snohomish Hall, Room 338.

Guest speaker:  Natalie Jolly, “Shall We Call the Midwife? How Culture Shapes Childbirth.”  Using childbirth as a starting point, Natalie explores how society both produces and constrains the seemingly personal choices we make, and even shapes the very physical experiences we have. The talk will also touch on themes of gender norms and social change. Presentation made possible by a grant from Humanities Washington.

December, 2107

Saturday, December 2, 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Café de Paris, Edmonds.

This holiday fundraiser supports our STEM scholarships.  It’s a fun way to raise money for a good cause! Live auction will feature special events, parties, theater tickets and more. Lunch provided by Chef Firmin Berclaz.

January, 2018

Saturday, January 13, 10 a.m. to noon, Fairwinds Brighton Court. Guest speaker is Farida Hakim, “Muslim Culture and Women.” Farida teaches classes at Bellevue College and has presented classes for CRI in Edmonds.

 February, 2018

Saturday, February 10, 10 a.m. to noon, Branch meeting. Program TBA.

March, 2108

Saturday, March 10, Spring Luncheon and Fundraiser. Trinity Lutheran Church. Guest presenter is Suman Jaiprakash demonstrating traditional Indian saris.

April, 2018

Saturday, April 14, 10 a.m. to noon, Branch meeting, Edmonds Community College, Snohomish Hall, Room 338.

Our special guest is author Judith Works, describing her ten years in Rome working for the United Nations.

May, 2018

Recognition of high school STEM scholars