Branch Activities and Events


Branch activities provide an opportunity for the entire membership to assemble for programs, business, and socializing.  All members are encouraged to attend.  Please reserve these dates and watch this website and your Branchline for more specific information.

BRANCH MEETING – FALL MEMBERSHIP COFFEE

Date:  Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018, 9 am - noon

Location: LLCC Trutter Center

Chairs: Pam King, Mary Ann Merano, Meise Fahsl

View pictures on our Facebook site.


AAUW ILLINOIS – DISTRICT MEETING (SOUTH) 

Date:  Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018, 11 am – 3 pm 

Location: Lincoln Library   326 S. 7th St, Springfield 

Chairs: Jane Bonaldi, Alice Huebner, Judy Griffin


BRANCH MEETING – PUBLIC POLICY 

Program:  2018 Midterm Elections – Implications for Women 

Date:  Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, 7 pm 

Location: Illinois AFL-CIO, 534 S. 2nd St, Springfield 

Chairs: Beth Langen, Nia Odeoti-Hassan 

 
HOLIDAY DINNER & QUILT RAFFLE 

Date:  Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018, 6 pm Cash Bar   Dinner at 6:45 pm 

Location: Illini Country Club   1501 Chatham Road 

Chair: TBD  

MUSIC EVENT – ILLINOIS SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA 

Program:  Greig’s Peer Gynt: Suite No. 1 and Nielsen’s The Clarinet Concerto with Sibelius’ Symphony No. 5 

Date:  Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019, 7:30 pm 

Location: Sangamon Auditorium, UIS 

Chairs: Drs. Ann Abbott-Joseph & Delinda Chapman
 
BRANCH MEETING – DIVERSITY/INTERNATIONAL EVENT 

Program:  TBD 

Date:  Thursday, March 7, 2019, 6 pm 

Location: TBD  Chair: Lynne Slightom

 
TRADITIONAL AFTERNOON TEA 

Date:  Saturday, Apr. 6, 2019, 2-4 pm 

Location: Westminster Presbyterian Church   533 S. Walnut 

Chair: Mary Ann DeFend 

 
BRANCH MEETING – COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY RELATIONS EVENT 

Program:  Title IX and Sexual Misconduct on Campus:    Me Too and Time’s Up! 

Date:  Tuesday, Apr. 16, 2019, 4-6 pm 

Location: UIS (Room TBD) 

Chair: Susan Wood Co-sponsored by UIS Office of Access and Equal Opportunity 

GARAGE SALE 

Date:  Saturday, April 27, 2019 

Location: Laurel United Methodist Church   631 S. Grand Avenue West 

Chairs: Mary Burns, Amy Green

 
AAUW IL – STATE CONVENTION 

Dates:  Friday-Saturday, May 3-4, 2019 

Location: Crowne Plaza, 3000 S. Dirksen Parkway,   Springfield, IL  

 
BRANCH MEETING – SPRING BRUNCH 

Date:  Saturday, May 18, 2019, 9 am 

Location: Springfield Motor Boat Club   17 Club Area Lane 

Chair: TBD
 
SUMMER KICKOFF 

Date:  Friday, June 7, 2019, 5-7 pm 

Location:  TBD 

Chair: TBD and the Board