Branch Meetings/Programs

» 2019/2020 BRANCH MEETINGS – PROGRAMS «
     Programs are open to the public and guests are welcome!


September 28, 2019    8:30 AM – 12:30 AM
Welcome Coffee
Patricia Foley Hinnen, CEO/Guest Speaker
Capital Sisters International
First Methodist Church, 420 N. Nevada


» OCTOBER 26, 2019, SAT. 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM «
Ticket/registration deadline: Tuesday, Oct. 22nd
ANNUAL AUTHORS DAY BREAKFAST & SILENT AUCTION
Fundraiser for scholarships awarded to local women
Location: Colorado Shrine Club, 6 South 33rd St.
Tickets are $40
Click on the links below for the latest information:
Authors Day 2019 invitation
Authors Day 2019 donations
AAUW COS Authors Day 2019 – updated Oct 10 2019

November 16, 2019   10:00 AM – Noon
Women in the Economic World of Colorado Springs
Chelsea Gaylord, Sr. Economic Specialist
 Colorado Technical University (CTU) – 4435 N. Chestnut St. off Garden of the Gods Rd.
Click on the link below for the latest information:
Nov 16 2019 Branch Meeting 


December 7, 2019  11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
RSVP deadline Nov. 30 to:  jmarsh@pcisys.net
Holiday Luncheon with Children’s Chorale
Cost:  $33.00 per person
Briarhurst Manor 404 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs
See details here: Colorado Springs Branch 2019 Holiday Program
Pay online – use this Eventbrite link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/aauw-holiday-luncheon-tickets-73655322051



January 18, 2020, Saturday   9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
The AAUW Colorado Springs Branch Public Policy committee members have developed a program to address the means by which voter suppression is manifested in our election process.  Deb Walker, Executive Director Citizen’s Project, will lead the program which will include active interaction.
Colorado Technical University (CTU) – 4435 N. Chestnut St. off Garden of the Gods Rd.
Click on the link below for the latest information & register – it’s free to attend:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/voter-suppression-in-colorado-what-you-need-to-know-aauw-branch-meeting-tickets-8205055241


February 8, 2020, Saturday   11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
3rd Annual Ladies’ Luncheon of Laughter
Deerfield Hills Community Center, 4290 Deerfield Hills Road, Colorado Springs, 80916.
Cost of soup, salad and dessert lunch: $10.00
Our goal is to share a meal, inspiring speakers, and some fun. You’ll hear from:
Yolanda Avila, Colorado Springs City Councilwoman
Julie Ramirez, Community Coordinator – Council of Neighbors and Organizations (CONO)
Mina Lieberman, Director of Community Impact – Pikes Peak Foundation
RSVP & send check to Jeanne Marsh at jmarsh@pcisys.net    OR
Sign up & pay on Eventbrite:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ladies-luncheon-of-laughter-aauwfeb-branch-meeting-tickets-83089526009


March 7, 2020
9:00-9:45 Check-in and Brunch        9:45-12:30 Program

International Women’s Day Celebration
PLANET 5050/ BY 2030: Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate for Change.”
The Pinery, 775 W. Bijou
$35 (Early-Bird Tickets $25 through January 15.)

Speakers will be:

  • Lisa Mae Brunson, founder of Wonder Women Tech
  • Taylor Nygaard, researcher about the social and cultural impact of representations of gender in the media
  • Amanda Metcalfe, professor at the USAFA and researcher into feminist leadership

Dr. Rosenna Bakari will emcee the vent and will be sharing a poem she was commissioned to write commemorating the 19th amendment and votes for women. You won’t want to miss it!

Registration:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/international-womens-day-celebration-registration-70356214331?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

Click on this link for more information: www.iwd-coloradosprings.org


April 18, 2020  9:30 AM to Noon
Pay Equity Starts With You—$tart$mart Work$mart Workshop
Let AAUW Lead the Way
MEETING IS POSTPONED


May 9, 2020   11:00 AM – 1:30 PM
Scholarship Award Luncheon  
Annual Meeting:
Election of officers – Bylaws update for 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status
Antlers Hotel, Summit Room, 4 S. Cascade Ave
MEETING IS POSTPONED
(Details on refunds will be sent to those who have paid.)


Note:  Additional program and meeting details including any ticket price will be announced in our monthly newsletter and website as soon as they are finalized so please save these dates.

MEMBERS – THE IMPORTANCE OF ATTENDING BRANCH MEETINGS
These events are open to the public and potential future members can attend as guests. We encourage branch members to attend and promote these events, invite a guest, and support our local speakers and activities. Help our branch attract and retain new members by attending and showing our strength in numbers in support of women and girls.