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calendar2017-2018

| July 2017 | August 2017 | September 2017 |
| October 2017 | November 2017 | December 2017 | January 2018 |
| February 2018 | March 2018 | April 2018 | May 2018 |
| June 2018 |

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SAVE THE DATE! AAUW Rocky Mountain Regional Conference, Salt Lake City UT, June 22-24

Month

State/National
Activities

Branch Events/Meetings

July 2017
  • Colorado eNetwork — Colorado Organization for Latina Opportunity and Reproductive Rights (COLOR)’s Policy and Program Director Karla Gonzales Garcia will share the HERstory! of COLOR, the organization’s activities as a Reproductive Justice Organization and COLOR’s role in the CO Reproductive Rights, Justice & Health Coalition and respond to your questions. Tues., July 18, 7:00-8:30 p.m. MDT. Click here to RSVP.
  • Gunnison — 43rd Annaual Art in the Park fundraiser, Sun., July 23, Legion Park, Gunnison CO 81230 [on E. Tomichi Ave. (U.S. Hwy. 50) between Loveland St. and N. Teller St.)
August 2017 Fall Leadership Conference, Fri. & Sat., Aug. 25-26, DoubleTree by Hilton in Thornton
  • Douglas County — Tacos & Tunes fundraiser for local scholarships & high school girl STEM awards, Tues., Aug. 8, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Plum Creek Golf Club, 331 Players Club Dr., Castle Rock 80104. Tickets $25.00 each. Tickets & info: Doris MacDougall at dorismacd@hotmail.com or Dorothy Nugent at dorothynugent@comcast.net
  • Grand Junction –“Women of Excellence” exhibit celebration, Sat., Aug. 26, 1:00-5:00 p.m., Museum of the West, 462 Ute Ave., Grand Junction CO 81501. The AAUW Grand Junction (CO) Branch is a cosponsor of this exhibit. Lecture by Colorado Women’s Hall of Fame Founder M. L. Hanson at 2:00 p.m. in the Whitman Education Center. Exhibit tour at 3:00 p.m. Cookie and lemonade reception at 4:00 p.m.
  • Boulder — Wednesdays, Wine, and Women’s Issues Happy Hour. Wed., Aug. 30, 5:00-7:00 p.m., St. Julien Hotel, 900 Walnut St., Boulder CO 80302
September 2017
  • Grand Junction — Presentation by Dr. Angela Christensen, coordinator of the School District 51 Foundation. Attendees welcome to ask questions about School District 51’s upcoming bond election. Thurs., Sept. 7, 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m., Home Loan Building Community Room, 205 N. 4th St., Grand Junction CO 81501. Please park at nearby city garage or parking meters on street.
  • Aurora — City of Aurora Homelessness Program Director Shelley McKittrick will discuss Aurora’s approach to homelessness. Sat., Sept. 9, Program 9:30-10:45 a.m. Branch business meeting 11:00-11:30 a.m. Aurora History Museum, 15051 E Alameda Pkwy, Aurora CO 80012
  • Lakewood — Local “Wonder Women” Representative Brittany Petterson and Action Center Executive Director Mag Strittmatter will share their inspiring stories. Thurs., Sept. 14, Holy Shepherd Lutheran Church, 920 Kipling St, Lakewood CO 80215. 5:30 p.m. social time, 6:00-7:00 p.m. salad supper, 7:00 p.m. program
  • Fort Collins — AAUW American Fellow and CSU Affiliate Faculty Theresa Nogiere will discuss the role of urban agriculture in a secure, healthy, and sustainable food system. Sat., Sept. 16, 9:00-11:00 a.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1709 W. Elizabeth St., Fort Collins CO 80521
  • Boulder — Fall Membership Tea with guest speaker Director of the CU Women’s Resource Center Amanda Linsenmeyer.  Sun., Sept. 17, 3:00-5:00 p.m., Koenig Alumni Center, 1202 University Ave., Boulder CO 80302
  • Longmont — Salad supper and presentation by AAUW Colorado President Amy Blackwell on “AAUW: From the UN to Town Square and Beyond.” Mon., Sept. 18, 6:30 p.m., Firehouse Art Center, 667 4th Ave., Longmont 80501
  • Douglas County — Branch 40th anniversary celebration with a review of branch history and presentation of college scholarships. Wed., Sept. 20, 6:00 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 1200 South St., Castle Rock 80104
  • Colorado Springs — Welcome Coffee featuring guest speaker Pikes Peak Community College Communication Department Chair and Women’s Forum Director Dr. Regina Lewis. Sat., Sept. 23, 8:30 a.m.-noon, Colorado Springs Shrine Club, 6 S. 33rd St., Colorado Springs CO 80904
  • Loveland — Branch meeting at a member’s home, Mon., Sept. 25, 6:30 p.m.  Contact branch for location.
October 2017
  • Grand Junction — School District 51 Chief Academic Officer and Title IX Administrator Tony Giurado will discuss Title IX information as it relates to local school students and staff. Mon., Oct. 2, 4:00-5:30 p.m., Career Center, 2935 North Ave., Grand Junction 81504
  • Durango — Annual Fall Luncheon featuring speaker Rep. Barbara McLachlan and a report on the 2017 National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL) from the branch’s scholarship recipients. Sat., Oct. 7, 11:30 a.m., DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Durango, 501 Camino Del Rio, Durango, CO 8130. Ticket cost: $45 per individual for members and the public, $20 per student. $15 of each ticket is tax deductible. Register by Oct. 4. Make checks payable to Durango/AAUW and send to Grace Deltscheff,  56 Red Cliffs Rd., Durango CO 81301.
  • Fort Collins — Branch meeting (program TBA), Sat., Oct. 7, 9:00-11:00 a.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1709 W. Elizabeth St., Fort Collins CO 80521
  • Longmont — “Conscious Conversations” Workshop, Part I.
    Learn techniques to improve your ability to successfully discuss challenging topics with your family and friends … techniques that can enhance routine conversations as well. Tues., Oct. 10, 4:00-5:00 p.m., Longmont Public Library, 409 4th St., Longmont 80501
  • Lakewood — Program focusing on local elections and business meeting, Thurs., Oct. 12, Holy Shepherd Lutheran Church, 920 Kipling St, Lakewood, CO 80215. Further details TBA
  • Aurora — Program and business meeting, Sat., Oct. 14, 9:30-11:45 a.m., Aurora History Museum, 15051 E Alameda Pkwy, Aurora, CO 80012
  • Loveland — Conversations with Authors fundraiser for scholarships featuring Lydia Reeder, Veronica Patterson, and John A. Daly. Sat., Oct. 14, 9:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m., Best Western Conference Center, 5542 E. U.S. Hwy. 34, Loveland 80537. $50 per person, includes lunch. For reservations or more information, contact Emily at 970-461-3681 or ethomerson@msn.com.
  • Longmont — “Conscious Conversations” Workshop, Part II.
    Learn more about successful discussion techniques. Tues., Oct. 17, 4:00-5:00 p.m., Longmont Public Library, 409 4th St., Longmont 80501
  • Douglas County — Discussion of local and school board election issues, Wed., Oct. 18, 9:30 a.m., Philip S. Miller Library, 100 S Wilcox St, Castle Rock 80104
  • Aurora — Annual scholarship fundraiser, Sat., Oct. 21, Carrabba’s Italian Grill, 2088 S. Abilene St., Aurora 80014. $18 per person with seating 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Designate to-go or eat-in when ordering tickets, which are available from branch officers.
  • Colorado Springs — Author’s Day Luncheon to benefit local scholarships featuring authors Anna Blake (Stable Relation), Barbara Nickless (Blood on the Tracks), and Fran Pilch (Invisible).  Sat., Oct. 28, 8:30 a.m.-noon, Colorado Springs Shrine Club, Colorado Springs Shrine Club, 6 S. 33rd St., Colorado Springs CO 80904. Cost: $40.00 per person. See branch website for payment info.
  • Longmont — 70th anniversary celebration. Details TBA
November 2017
  • Fort Collins — Branch meeting (program TBA), Sat., Nov. 4, 9:00-11:00 a.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1709 W. Elizabeth St., Fort Collins CO 80521
  • Lakewood — Program on mental health and business meeting, Thurs., Nov. 9, Holy Shepherd Lutheran Church, 920 Kipling St, Lakewood, CO 80215. Further details TBA
  • Aurora — Program and business meeting, Sat., Nov. 11, 9:30-11:45 a.m., Aurora History Museum, 15051 E Alameda Pkwy, Aurora, CO 80012
  • Douglas County — Barbara Worley will speak about identity theft. Wed., Nov. 15, 6:30 p.m., Philip S. Miller Library, 100 S Wilcox St, Castle Rock 80104
December 2017
  • Boulder — Holiday luncheon and fundraiser, Sat., Dec. 2, 2:00-4:00 p.m., A View of the World Gallery, 1930 Central Ave., Ste. A, Boulder CO 80301
  • Fort Collins — Branch meeting (program TBA), Sat., Dec. 2, 9:00-11:00 a.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1709 W. Elizabeth St., Fort Collins CO 80521
  • Longmont — Holiday open house. Sun., Dec. 3, 5:00-7:00 p.m. Location TBA
  • Douglas County — Holiday party and silent auction, Sat., Dec. 9, The Pinery Country Club, 6900 N. Pinery Pkwy., Parker 80134
January 2018
  • Aurora — Program and business meeting, Sat., Nov. 11, 9:30-11:45 a.m., Aurora History Museum, 15051 E Alameda Pkwy, Aurora, CO 80012
  • Fort Collins — Branch meeting (program TBA), Sat., Jan. 20, 9:00-11:00 a.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1709 W. Elizabeth St., Fort Collins CO 80521
  • Longmont — International dinner. Details TBA
February 2018 AAUW Colorado Public Policy Day, Golden Hotel, Golden, Sat., Feb. 3

 

  • Aurora — New Member Tea, Sat., Feb. 10, 9:30 a.m., Aurora History Museum, 15051 E Alameda Pkwy, Aurora, CO 80012
  • Longmont — Joint meeting with Delta Kappa Gamma, Sat., Feb. 10. Details TBA
  • Fort Collins — Branch meeting (program TBA), Sat., Feb. 17, 9:00-11:00 a.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1709 W. Elizabeth St., Fort Collins CO 80521
  • Douglas County — Pat Smith will speak about robotics. Wed., Feb. 21, 9:30 a.m., Philip S. Miller Library, 100 S Wilcox St, Castle Rock 80104
  • Boulder — Expanding Your Horizons STEM conference for girls, Sat., Feb. 24, CU-Boulder Engineering Bldg.
March 2018
  • Aurora — Program and business meeting, Sat., Mar. 10, 9:30-11:45 a.m., Aurora History Museum, 15051 E Alameda Pkwy, Aurora, CO 80012
  • Douglas County — Program on end-of-life issues. Wed., Mar. 21, 6:30 p.m., Philip S. Miller Library, 100 S Wilcox St, Castle Rock 80104
  • Fort Collins — Branch meeting (program TBA), Sat., Mar. 24, 9:00-11:00 a.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1709 W. Elizabeth St., Fort Collins CO 80521
April 2018 AAUW Colorado State ConventionHilton Garden Inn, Highlands Ranch, Fri. & Sat., Apr. 27-28
  • Aurora — Program and business meeting, Sat., Apr. 14, 9:30-11:45 a.m., Aurora History Museum, 15051 E Alameda Pkwy, Aurora, CO 80012
  • Fort Collins — Branch meeting (program TBA), Sat., Apr. 14, 9:00-11:00 a.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1709 W. Elizabeth St., Fort Collins CO 80521
  • Douglas County — Presentation of high school STEM awards. Wed., Apr. 18, 6:30 p.m., Philip S. Miller Library, 100 S Wilcox St, Castle Rock 80104
May 2018
  • Aurora — Annual spring luncheon with presentation of 2018 scholarship winners & installation of officers. Sat., May 12, 11:30 a.m, DoubleTree by Hilton Denver-Aurora, 13696 E. Iliff Pl., Aurora 80014
  • Longmont — Spring Fling with awarding of scholarships and community action grants, recognition of past presidents, and business meeting. Sat., May 12, 9:30 a.m. Location TBA
  • Douglas County — Annual meeting, Wed., May 16, 6:00 p.m. Details TBA
  • Fort Collins — Branch meeting (program TBA), Sat., May 19, 9:00-11:00 a.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1709 W. Elizabeth St., Fort Collins CO 80521
June 2018 AAUW Rocky Mountain Conference, Salt Lake City UT, Thurs.-Sat., June 22-24