State/Branch Events & Meetings

calendar2016-2017

| July 2016 | August 2016 | September 2016 |
| October 2016 | November 2016 | December 2016 | January 2017 |
| February 2017 | March 2017 | April 2017 | May 2017 |
| June 2017 |

For contact info for a branch, please click on the link next to the applicable event or click Branch Contacts. Have an event/program/meeting to include? Please notify Web Manager Amy Blackwell at ae_blackwell@yahoo.com.

SAVE THE DATE: AAUW Rocky Mountain Regional Conference, Salt Lake City UT, June 2018

Month

State/National
Activities

Branch Events/Meetings

July 2016
  • Gunnison — 42nd Annual Art in the Park arts & crafts show, Sun., July 24, Legion Park, 501 E. Virginia Ave., Gunnison 81230
  • Colorado eNetwork — Online discussion of Soldier Girls: The Battles of Three Women at Home and at War with author Helen Thorpe. Thurs., July 28, 5:30 p.m. Mountain. A special AAUW event assisted by our branch! Free. Click here for registration and info.
August 2016
  •  Douglas County — Tacos & Tunes fundraiser for local scholarships & high school girl STEM awards, Tues., Aug. 9, 5:30-7:30 p.m. NEW LOCATION!  Plum Creek Golf Club, 331 Players Club Dr., Castle Rock 80104. Tickets $25.00 each. Tickets & info: Doris MacDougall at dorismacd@hotmail.com or Pat Proctor at mpatproctor@msn.com
September 2016 A Conversation with U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, Metropolitan State University of Denver, September 1

 

Fall Leadership Conference, DoubleTree by Hilton, Colorado Springs, Fri.-Sat., Sept. 9-10

  • Grand Junction — Luncheon featuring Rich Garigan (pro) & Christine Bogott (con) on “The Pros and Cons of Amendment 69, Colorado State Health Care System Initiative.” Sat., Sept. 10, 11:30 a.m., Bookcliff Country Club, 2730 G Rd, Grand Junction 81506. Price $16.60 includes tax & tip. Reservations due by 10:00 a.m. on Sept. 7 to Virginia Brown at virginiabrown1313@gmail.com
  • Loveland — Membership meeting & taco night at a member’s house, Mon., Sept. 12, 5:30 p.m. Contact Co-President Wanda Marker at wmarker3@comcast.net for info & directions.
  • Aurora — Branch member & Community College of Aurora President Betsy Oudenhoven will talk about “What’s New at CCA.” Sat., Sept. 17, program 9:30-10:30 a.m., business meeting 10:30-11:30 a.m., Rotunda in Student Centre at Community College of Aurora, 16000 E. Centretech Pkwy., Aurora 80011
  • Fort Collins — “Are Women’s Groups, including AAUW, relevant to today’s young woman?” Plus meet our scholarship winners. Sat., Sept. 17, 9:00-11:00 a.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1709 W. Elizabeth, Fort Collins
  • Littleton-South Metro — Salads for Scholars luncheon featuring speaker Alameda Junior/Senior High School Principal Susie Van Scoyk on “This Is for the Girls! Creating Opportunities for Young Women Who Must Overcome Tremendous Obstacles.” Followed by business meeting. Sat., Sept. 17, 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Lutheran Church of the Holy Spirit, 6400 S. University Blvd., Centennial 80121. Potluck luncheon so attendees must bring a salad. $5 event fee and advance registration required by Sept. 10. Contact Nancy Benedict at nmbenedict@gmail.com for registration info.
  • Boulder — Kickoff event featuring AAUW Colorado President Amy Blackwell’s talk & town hall on “The World of AAUW: A Leader’s Experiences at the UN, in DC, and Back Home in Colorado.” Sun. Sept. 18, 1:30-3:30 p.m., Koening Alumni Center at CU-Boulder, 1202 University Ave., Boulder 80302
  • Longmont — Salad supper with speaker Ruth Stemler, president of The Boulder County League of Women Voters. Mon., Sept. 19, 6:30 p.m., Firehouse Art Center, 667 4th Ave., Longmont. RSVP by Sept. 16 to Mary Benedict.
  • Douglas County — Branch meeting & scholarship awards, Wed., Sept. 21, 6:30 p.m., Philip S. Miller Library, 100 S. Wilcox St., Castle Rock
  • Colorado Springs — Welcome Coffee & presentation on “Innovations in Aging: Age-Friendly City of Colorado Springs” by Jan Martin & Claire Anderson, Sat., Sept. 24, 9:30 a.m., Colorado Springs Shrine Club, 6 South 33rd St., Colorado Springs 80904. RSVP helpful but not required to Judy Casey at jdcasey1@centurylink.net
  • Gunnison — Fall brunch, Sat., Sept. 24. Details TBA
October 2016
  • Boulder — Ballot issues overview by Steve Colby, recently retired State of Colorado economist & analyst. Sat., Oct. 1, 10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m., Meadows Branch, Boulder Library, 4800 Baseline Rd., Boulder 80303
  • Loveland — Conversations with Authors featuring Ausma Zehanat Khan, Dr. David J. Remple, and Maggie Sefton. Proceeds benefit scholarships for local women. Sat., Oct. 1, 9:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m, Best Western Crossroads Inn and Conference Center, 5542 Hwy. 34, Loveland. Reservation deadline Sept. 30. Click here for reservations and info.
  • Longmont — Coffee and Conversation, Wed., Oct. 5, 9:00-10:00 a.m., The Brew, 314 Main St., Longmont. No RSVP needed!
  • Aurora — “The Ballot Issues and Potential Candidates,” Sat., Oct. 8, 9:30 a.m., Aurora History Museum, 15051 E. Alameda Pkwy., Aurora
  • Fort Collins — Ballot issues overview with League of Women Voters, Sat., Oct. 8, 9:00-11:00 a.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1709 W. Elizabeth, Fort Collins
  • Grand Junction — AAUW Colorado President Amy Blackwell’s talk & town hall on “The World of AAUW: A Leader’s Experiences at the UN, in DC, and Back Home In Colorado.” Sat., Oct. 8, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Bookcliff Room at The Fountains of Hilltop, 3203 N. 15th St., Grand Junction 81506. Lunch $8.00 includes beverage, tax, and tip. Please let Jane Fitzpatrick know your attendance and lunch status by 10:00 a.m. on Thurs., Oct. 6.
  • Littleton-South Metro — 2016 Colorado ballot issues overview by the League of Women Voters’ Vicki Harimon. Mon., Oct. 10, 6:30 p.m., Southglenn Library, 6972 S Vine St, Centennial, CO 80122
  • Lakewood — Ballot Issues Forum – presentation of both sides of ballot issues, including JeffCo’s 3a/3b School Bonds/Mill Levy, Amendment 69-State Health Care, Amendment 70-Minimum Wage, and Medical-Aid-in-Dying. Each presentation will include time for questions. Betty Boyd, Branch Public Policy Director and former State Representative and State Senator will moderate. Thurs., Oct. 13, 7:00 p.m., Holy Shepherd Lutheran Church, 920 Kipling St., Lakewood 80215. Open to the public.
  • Aurora — Annual scholarship fundraiser at Carrabbas Italian Grill, Sat., Oct. 15, 2088 S. Abilene St., Aurora. Eat in or take out! Seating 11:30 a.m- 2:00 p.m. Tickets $18 (gratuity NOT included), available through branch officers.  Contact them by clicking here.
  • Colorado Springs — “Ballot Issues Facing Colorado Voters This November” joint meeting with League of Women Voters of the Pikes Peak Region, Sat., Oct. 15, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Penrose Library Carnegie Room, 20 N. Cascade Ave., Colorado Springs
  • Gunnison — AAUW Colorado President Amy Blackwell’s talk & town hall on “The World of AAUW: A Leader’s Experiences at the UN, in DC, and Back Home In Colorado.” Sat., Oct. 15, 10:00 a.m., Upper Gunnison River Water Conservancy District conference room, 210 W. Spencer, Ste. B, Gunnison 81230
  • Douglas County — Branch meeting featuring the League of Women Voters, Wed., Oct. 19, 9:30 a.m., Philip S. Miller Library, 100 S. Wilcox St., Castle Rock
  • Durango — Annual Fall Luncheon featuring speaker Dr. Kathleen Fine-Dare, Fort Lewis College professor & coordinator of the Gender & Women’s Studies Program. Also featuring AAUW National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL) scholarship recipients. Sat., Oct. 22, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Strater Hotel., Pullman Room, Durango. $45.00 per person (students $20.00). Registration deadline Oct. 12. Contact branch for reg/info.
  • Loveland — Presentation on Larimer County school mill levy override, bond issue, and mental health initiative. Mon., Oct. 24, 6:30 p.m., Erion Room of Loveland Public Library, 300 N Adams Ave, Loveland 80537
November 2016
  • Boulder — Planning for branch 90th birthday bash and 2017 Expanding Your Horizons, Sat., Nov. 5, 11:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Cantina Laredo, 1710 29th St., Boulder 80301. RSVP to Laurel Seppala-Etra by Nov. 3.
  • Colorado Springs — Authors Day fundraiser for local scholarships featuring Nancy Atherton, Nancy Brummett, Kay Esmiol, David Jessup & Ausma Zehanet Khan., Sat., Nov. 5, 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. DoubleTree by Hilton Colorado Springs, 1775 E. Cheyenne Mountain Blvd., Colorado Springs. $60.00 per person. Click here for online registration.
  • Longmont — Book Fair Retirement Party, Sat., Nov. 5, 6:00-8:00 p.m., Barbed Wire Books, 504 Main St., Longmont. RSVP ASAP to Ginny Black.
  • Lakewood — “Hair, Halos, and Hats” by Beverly Chico — the story of women’s history told through the evolution of women’s hats. Thurs., Nov. 10 at Holy Shepherd Lutheran Church, 920 Kipling St., Lakewood 80215. 6:30 p.m. social time, program at 7:00 p.m.
  • AuroraTom Tobiassen, the outgoing RTD Director for District F and current Chairman of the RTD Board, will provide an update on the University of Colorado A-Line “Train to the Plane”, the R-Line Light Rail along I-225 and “the last mile” which includes parking.  Tom will also talk about the recent RTD Board elections and the political/financial challenges the RTD faces over the next 10 years. Sat., Nov. 12, 9:30 a.m., Aurora History Museum, 15051 E. Alameda Pkwy., Aurora
  • Fort Collins — Presentation by Drs. Greg Ebel and Chester Moore about CSU’s research program on arthropod-borne infectious diseases. Sat., Nov. 12, 9:00-11:00 a.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1709 W. Elizabeth, Fort Colliins
  • Grand Junction — Theresa McKenzie of Hilltop will speak about domestic violence and its effect on women financially. Sat., Nov. 12, 11:30 a.m., Bookcliff Country Club, 2730 G Rd, Grand Junction 81506
  • Douglas County — Michele Reimer of COVA (Colorado Organization for Victim Assistance) will speak about direct service to survivors of human trafficking and training for professionals and community groups. Wed., Nov. 16, 6:30 p.m., Philip S. Miller Library, 100 S. Wilcox St., Castle Rock
  • Gunnison — Branch meeting, Sat., Nov. 19, Upper Gunnison River Water Conservancy District office, 210 W. Spencer Ave., Ste. B, Gunnison 81230
  • Loveland — CSU Pride Resource Center Director Aaric Guerrero will speak about the center’s work, resources, and academic programs connections. Mon., Nov. 28, 6:30 p.m., Erion Room at Loveland Public Library, 300 N Adams Ave, Loveland 80537
December 2016
  • Boulder — Holiday luncheon & fundraiser with live auction proceeds to benefit AAUW Funds.  Sat., Dec. 3, 11:30 a.m., Praha Restaurant & Bar, 7521 Ute Hwy., Longmont 80503. Reservations $40.00 each and due to Mary Hassler by Nov. 28. Email Mary at maryh2@ix.netcom.com for info about reserving your seat.
  • Littleton-South Metro — Holiday potluck brunch & fundraiser featuring Ten Thousand Villages presentation & market. Sat., Dec. 3, 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Highlands Ranch Library Meeting Rooms A & B, 9292 Ridgeline Blvd., Highlands Ranch. Reservations $5.00 each & must be made by Nov. 15.  Click here to contact the reservation point person.
  • Longmont — Holiday Open House at a member’s residence, Sun., Dec. 4, 5:00-7:00 p.m. Please contact the branch for more details.
  • Lakewood — Thurs., Dec. 8 holiday social at a member’s house. Please contact branch for further info.
  • Loveland — Branch meeting, Mon., Dec. 12, 2:30 p.m., Rabbask Designs, 243 E. 4th St., Loveland
  • Colorado Springs — Holiday luncheon, Sat., Dec. 10, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Cliff House, 306 Canon Ave., Manitou Springs
  • Douglas County — Holiday party and silent auction, The Ridge in Castle Pines NORTH, Sat., Dec. 10, 3:00-6:00 p.m., 1414 Castle Pines Pkwy, Castle Pines
January 2017
  •  Roe v. Wade Anniversary Event, Fri., Jan. 27, 6:00-8:00 p.m., Denver. RSVP required to attend. Click here for RSVP and further info.
  • Lakewood — Author Laura Pritchett will discuss her novels at this lunch meeting. Thurs., Jan. 12. Lunch at noon, speaker at 1:00 p.m.  Holy Shepherd Lutheran Church, 920 Kipling St., Lakewood 80215
  • Aurora — CASA Advocates for Children Executive Director Peg Rudden will speak about CASA’s work in the 18th Judicial District of Colorado. Sat., Jan. 14, 9:30 a.m., Aurora History Museum, 15051 E. Alameda Pkwy., Aurora
  • Fort Collins — Betty Aragon will talk about the local Hispanic community, activism then and now, and introduce her new nonprofit supporting women of color. Sat., Jan. 14, 9:00-11:00 a.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1709 W. Elizabeth, Fort Collins
  • Grand Junction — Commissioner Heidi Hess will give an update on the Colorado Civil Rights Commission at this lunch meeting. Sat., Jan. 14, 11:30 a.m., Horizon Room at the Grand Vista Hotel, 2790 Crossroads Blvd, Grand Junction, CO 81506. Bring a blank check to pay for lunch! RSVP to mjfitz2cats@gmail.com by Jan. 11.
  • Boulder — Branch meeting featuring Brown-Ricketts-Udick grant recipients. Hear women PhD candidates in aerospace engineering, bioastronautics, and materials science discuss their work. Sat., Jan. 21, 10:30 a.m., Meadows Library, 4800 Baseline Rd, Boulder 80303
  • Longmont — International dinner featuring local attorney Dick Lyons, who has been a volunteer election observer in Serbia, Ukraine, Belarus, Tajikistan, Georgia, Moldova, and Kyrgyzstan. Sat., Jan. 21, 6:00 p.m., St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 1303 S. Bross Ln., Longmont. Please bring a covered dish or dessert to share. RSVP to hartwoman2000@yahoo.com or click here to sign up by Jan. 19.
  • Colorado Springs — Presentation by Women’s Resource Agency Director Melissa Marts about the agency’s coaching of at-risk adolescent girls to make healthy life choices. Sat., Jan. 21, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Library 21c, 1175 Chapel Hills Dr., Colorado Springs
  • Gunnison — Mountain Roots Americorps VISTA  member Danielle Petruzzelli will explain the ins and outs of Mountain Roots. Sat., Jan. 21, 10:00 a.m., Upper Gunnison River Water Conservation District, 210 W Spencer Ave # B, Gunnison, CO 81230
  • Loveland — Poudre Fire Authority retired firefighter-driver operator Kris Linderholm and current firefighter-driver operator Jenna Ladowski will discuss their careers and the remaining gender-equity challenges in firefighting. Sat., Jan. 21, 10:00 a.m., Loveland Public Library, 300 N Adams Ave, Loveland, CO 80537
February 2017 AAUW Colorado Public Policy Day, Marriott Denver South at Park Meadows, Lone Tree, Sat., Feb. 4

Colorado Women’s Legislative Breakfast, Tues., Feb. 28

  • Colorado eNetwork —  Virtual happy hour, Wed., Feb. 8, 6:00-7:15 p.m. MST. You attend online, and we’ll bring the advocacy tools! Find details and register by clicking here.
  • Fort Collins — Branch field trip to Poudre High School to learn about their Pathways Program. 9:00 a.m. coffee meet-up at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1709 W Elizabeth St, Fort Collins, CO 80521. 9:30 a.m. carpooling from church. Anticipated finish with tour by 11:00 a.m.
  • Grand Junction — Branch meeting featuring speaker Mary Beth Buescher. Buescher was the first female lawyer to have a practice in Grand Junction, served 15 years as Mesa County deputy district attorney, and was recently appointed to the Colorado Commission on Higher Education by Gov. Hickenlooper. Sat., Feb. 11, 11:30 a.m., Bookcliff Country Club, 2730 G Rd., Grand Junction 81506. As a courtesy, please let Jane know “yes” or “no” at 970-241-9684 or mjfitz2cats@gmail.com by Feb. 8.
  • Longmont — Phyllis Coletta of The Conversation Project will spark a conversation on end-of-life care. Joint meeting with Delta Kappa Gamma Society, Sat., Feb. 11, 9:00-11:00 a.m., Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 1000 15th Ave., Longmont
  • Douglas County — Presentation on the Colorado Women’s Hall of Fame by Christie Doherty, chair of the Women’s Collaborative for Colorado.  Wed., Feb. 15, 6:30 p.m., Philip S. Miller Library, 100 S. Wilcox St., Castle Rock
  • Colorado Springs — Presentation on Homeless Youth Services of Urban Peak by Andrea Thomson, Sat., Feb. 18, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Library 21C, 1175 Chapel Hills Dr., Colorado Springs 80920 (upper level door)
  • Gunnison — Nancy Dean will speak about her experiences teaching indigenous Alaskan peoples. Sat., Feb. 18, 10:00 a.m., UGRWCD conference room, 210 W Spencer Ave # B, Gunnison, CO 81230
  • Boulder — Expanding Your Horizons STEM day camp for girls, Sat., Feb. 25, 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., CU Boulder Engineering Center
  • Loveland — Loveland City Council Member Leah Johnson will talk about issues facing the city council and the challenges of being a female elected official. Mon., Feb. 27,  6:30 p.m., Art Space, 140 W. 3rd St., Loveland. Enter on northeast side.
March 2017
  •  Colorado Springs — International Women’s Day Celebration: Women Empowered by STE@M. Sat., Mar. 4, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m, The Pinery on the Hill, 775 W. Bijou Ave., Colorado Springs. Click here for info and registration.
  • Lakewood — “Women in Action in STEM Fields” talk by Megan Schulze, Society of Women Engineers Rocky Mountain Section president and project manager for Dewberry. Also speaking: Workforce Initiative Now (WIN) Project Manager Martell Dyles. Thurs., Mar. 9, 6:30 p.m. social, 7:00 p.m. program. Holy Shepherd Lutheran Church, 920 Kipling St., Lakewood 80215
  • Aurora —  Meg Allen, Neighborhood Liaison for Immigrant and Refugee Communities with the City of Aurora, will talk about building more inclusive communities. Sat., Mar. 11, 9:30 a.m., Aurora History Museum, 15051 E. Alameda Pkwy., Aurora
  • Boulder and Longmont — Joint branch meeting and salad luncheon with speaker AAUW Selected Professions Fellowship Recipient Nicollette Laroco, Sat., Mar. 11, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Lafayette Library, 775 Baseline Rd, Lafayette 80026
  • Fort Collins — CSU biology/evolutionary development student and 2016-2017 AAUW American Postdoctoral Fellowship recipient Jennifer Stynoski will discuss her research “The Evolution of Incomplete Development: The Mystery of the Missing Toad Ears.” Bonus segment on “Fake News: How to Recognize It, How to Critique It” by Poudre River Library District Assistant Sara Nesbitt. Sat., Mar. 11, 9:00-11:00 a.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1709 W. Elizabeth, Fort Collins
  • Grand Junction — Western Fund Development Manager and Team Lead Cindi Graves will talk about “How is Girls Scouts Relevant in Today’s World?” Sat., Mar. 11, 11:30 a.m., Bookcliff Country Club, 2730 G Rd, Grand Junction, CO 81506
  • Littleton-South Metro and Colorado eNetwork–AAUW Director Melissa Johnsen will speak on Reproductive Justice, Rights & Health – Impact of
    the National Election on Women’s Health Care & Their Rights.” Mon., Mar. 13, 6:30 p.m. social, 7:00 p.m. program. Southglenn Library, 6972 S Vine St, Centennial, CO 80122. Join the Colorado eNetwork broadcast of the March meeting online (using your computer’s microphone &
    speakers) at https://www.freeconferencecall.com/wall/coenetworkaauw. Or, if you’d simply like to listen in via phone, you can also dial in to 641-715-3580, passcode 863465#.
  • Douglas County — In its 2015 World Report, Human Rights Watch said Papua New Guinea was “one of the most dangerous places in the world to be a woman, with an estimated 70 percent of women experiencing rape or assault in their
    lifetime.” Pat Paul will speak about her “Experiences in the Land of the Unexpected.” Wed., Mar. 15, 9:30 a.m., Philip S. Miller Library, 100 S Wilcox St, Castle Rock, CO 80104
  • Durango — Book & Author Luncheon with proceeds benefiting local scholarships & AAUW National programs. Featuring Susan Dalton, author of Durango: A Silver Past, A Golden Future. Also meet the branch’s current scholarship holders. Sat., Mar. 18, 11:30 a.m., Vallecito Room, Fort Lewis College
  • Gunnison — Presentation on women legislators in Colorado, 10:00 a.m., Upper Gunnison River Water Conservancy District, 210 W Spencer Ave # B, Gunnison, CO 81230
  • Fort Collins — Book sale retirement celebration/potluck, Sat., Mar. 25, 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1709 W. Elizabeth, Fort Collins
  • Loveland — Thompson School District Chief Academic Officer Dr. Margaret Crespo will talk about district needs and recent happenings. Mon., Mar. 27, 6:30 p.m. at artspace, 140 W. 3rd St., Loveland
April 2017 AAUW Colorado State ConventionColorado Springs, Apr. 28-29
  • Aurora –Dr. Viktor Miklós Kiss, PhD in Business Administration from the University of Pecs, will provide a brief introduction to Hungary and a presentation on Hungarian business culture. Followed by annual business meeting. Sat., Apr. 8, 9:30 a.m., Aurora History Museum, 15051 E. Alameda Pkwy., Aurora
  • Fort Collins — Screening of “Are We Crazy About Our Kids?” followed by presentation by Larimer County Early Childhood Council Executive Director Bev Thurber, Sat., Apr. 8, 9:00-11:00 a.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1709 W. Elizabeth, Fort Collins
  • Grand Junction — Sergeant First Class Elvia Bourland will talk about women in today’s military. Sat., Apr. 8, 11:30 a.m., Bookcliff Country Club, 2730 G Rd, Grand Junction, CO 81506
  • Gunnison — Screening of Strong Sisters: Elected Women in Colorado, Sat., Apr. 8, 10:00 a.m., UGRWCD, 210 W Spencer Ave # B, Gunnison, CO 81230
  • Littleton-South Metro — 55th branch anniversary celebration & annual business meeting, Sat., Apr. 8, 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., Las Brisas Restaurant, 6787 S. Clinton St., Englewood 80112. Advance payment for food must be made. Please contact the branch for details.
  • Douglas County — High school STEM awards, Wed., Apr. 19, 6:30 p.m., Philip S. Miller Library, 100 S. Wilcox St, Castle Rock
  • Lakewood — “What’s the Buzz about NCCWSL?” presentations by alums Danielle Jordan and Michelle Bledsoe. Thurs., Apr. 20, 6:30 p.m. social, 7:00 p.m. program, Holy Shepherd Lutheran Church, 920 Kipling St., Lakewood 80215
  • Boulder — Branch 90th Anniversary Celebration “Then, Now, and Tomorrow.” Sat., Apr. 22, 2:00-4:00 p.m., NCAR Damon Room, 1850 Table Mesa Dr, Boulder. $30 general admission and suggested $90 donation (or other amount) payable at AAUW90th.eventbrite.com
  • Loveland — Former OB/Gyn Nurse Practitioner Karen Kuehn will talk about international efforts to prevent cervical cancer. Mon., Apr. 24, 6:30 p.m., artspace, 140 W. 3rd St., Loveland 80537
May 2017
  • Littleton-South Metro — Lunch and fundraiser featuring discussion by Mental Health Colorado President and CEO Andrew Romanoff on early intervention and the price of inaction for mental health and substance abuse disorders. Sat., May 6, 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., Las Brisas Restaurant, 6787 S. Clinton St., Greenwood Village, 80112. Registration extended until May 3. Contact branch for details.
  • Loveland — Announcement of scholarship winners and humorous presentation by branch member Stel Barnett on being a New York City marriage broker. Sat., May 6, 11:30 a.m., Perkins Restaurant & Bakery, 6020 Stallion Dr, Loveland, CO 80538
  • Durango — Annual meeting and Readers’ Theatre program on “Suffrage Stories: The ‘Antis,’ the WCTU, and the Texas Schemers.” Mon., May 8, 2:00 p.m., Bowman Hall, 419 San Juan Dr., Durango 81301
  • Boulder — Wednesdays, Wine, and Women’s Issues Happy Hour, Wed., May 10, 4:00-6:00 p.m., St. Julien Hotel, 900 Walnut St., Boulder 80302
  • Aurora — Annual spring luncheon with presentation of 2017 scholarship winners & installation of officers. Sat., May 13, 11:30 a.m, DoubleTree by Hilton Denver-Aurora, 13696 E. Iliff Pl., Aurora 80014
  • Fort Collins — AAUW Colorado President Amy Blackwell will talk about how AAUW is advancing gender equity on the international, national, and Colorado levels. Sat., May 13, 9:00-11:00 a.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1709 W. Elizabeth, Fort Collins
  • Longmont — Spring Fling at member’s home, Sat., May 13, 9:30 a.m. Please contact branch for more info.
  • Douglas County — Annual review meeting, library tour, and potluck dinner. Wed., May 17, 4:30-7:00 p.m., Parker Public Library, 20105 Mainstreet, Parker, CO 80134
  • Colorado Springs — Scholarship luncheon, Sat., May 20, 11:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Antlers Hotel, 4 S. Cascade Ave., Colorado Springs 80903. $27 each. Register and pay by May 13 by clicking here.
  • Gunnison — Annual potluck at a member’s home at 10:00 a.m. Contact President Sharon Schlegel for more info at sharonlee3@me.com.
  • Lakewood — Tea and silent auction fundraiser, Sun., May 21, 2:00-4:30 p.m., The Club at Rolling Hills, 15707 W. 26th Avenue, Golden, CO 80401
  • Grand Junction — Branch 90th Anniversary celebration and annual meeting, Thurs., May 25, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., The Egg & I Restaurant, 120 Park Dr #107, Grand Junction, CO 81505
June 2017  AAUW National Convention, Washington DC, June 14-17
  •  Boulder — Branch potluck picnic and planning meeting, Sat., June 3, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.,  Foothills Community Park, Shelter A, 800 Cherry Ave, Boulder, CO 80304
  • Fort Collins — Branch annual business meeting and BBQ lunch, Sat., June 3, 9:45 a.m. -12:00 p.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1709 W. Elizabeth, Fort Collins
  • Longmont — 2017-2018 program planning meeting at a member’s home. Mon., June 5, 7:00 p.m. All welcome! Contact branch for directions.
  • Durango — Branch 70th anniversary garden party, Wed., June 7, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Secret Garden of the Rochester Hotel, 726 E 2nd Ave, Durango, CO 81301
  • Gunnison — Art in the Park plan finalization and reprise of Nancy  Dean’s presentation on her teaching experiences in a remote area of Alaska. Sat., June 24, 308 S. Main St., Gunnison CO 81230
 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 — Art in the Park fundraiser, Sun., July 23, Legion Park, Gunnison CO 81230