Jamestown AAUW Meeting

2018-2019 AAUW Jamestown Meeting Schedule

August 30, 2018
Rock the Block

5:00 – 8:00 pm
Location: Main Street Jamestown, in front of Unison Bank
“AAUW Jamestown will be hosting a booth at the University of Jamestown “Rock The Block” party on Main Street, Jamestown.  Members will be educating that everyone should exercise their right to vote.  Information on how to vote and It’s My Vote stickers and voters will be encouraged to become “Informed” voters.
Hostess: All members encouraged to participate.

September 6, 2018
Edgewood Senior Living Center & Shape the Future

5:00 – 8:30 pm
Location: Edgewood Senior Living Center, 1104 25 St. SW, Jamestown, ND

Bring a guest to this meeting. All new members signing up at the meeting receive half off of their national dues.  Enjoy a light supper beginning at 5:30 p.m. followed by honoring longtime members Helen Hample and Hazell DeGroot.  Learn about AAUW and the history of AAUW Jamestown and tour the new facility.October  2018

October 11, 2018
Lyngstad Hall Room 207, University of Jamestown

6:00 PM – Dining Hall, University of Jamestown (Optional for those who wish to dine together)
7:00 PM – Lyngstad Room 207 – University of Jamestown

Members and guests who wish to dine will meet at 6:00 PM at Badal Nafus Student Center Dining Hall.  DInner is available for $11.75 per person.  Following dinner we will go to Raugust Library to tour the newly remodeled building. At 7:00 p.m. we will meet at Lyngstad room 207, University of Jamestown. Lyngstad is attached by a hallway on the main level to the Nafus where we eat. There is an elevator by the main entrance of Lyngstad if needed and parking in front of Lyngstad and behind Nafus and you will not need a parking pass. Members and guests will learn more about Measure One – ND Anti-corruption Amendment from Ellen Chaffee, Co-Chair of the North Dakotans for Public Integrity.

Watch for Signs.

Hostess: Patsy Klose

November  8. 2018
Christmas Social

6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Location: 1208 Centerpoint Condo

Members will hold a soup and bread supper and then spend the remainder of the evening playing holiday games and socializing.  Approximately three types of soups, breads and desserts are needed. If you could provide one of these items please respond to Donna.

Hostess: Donna – dgullickson@daktel.com and Jody

December – No Meeting

January 12, 2019
Crucial Conversations – Brunch Meeting

10:00 AM
Location: Legacy Center, Jamestown

Members will enjoy a brunch lunch and then participate in “Crucial Conversations,” as presented by Liz Hunt, University of Jamestown.  A crucial conversation is a discussion between two or more people where stakes are high, opinions vary, and emotions run strong. When we face crucial conversations, we can do one of three things: We can avoid them, we can face them and handle them poorly, or we can face them and handle them well. Please RSVP for food to:  Deb Alber at 701-269-1446 or dova_car@yahoo.com
by December 31, 2018.

Hostess: Deb Alber

February 2019
“On the Basis of Sex” – Movie/Discussion

Members will watch the movie “On The Basis of Sex” followed by a discussion.

Hostess: Jill Schlenker

March 7, 2019 (tentative)
Tech Savvy – University of Jamestown

All day
Location: University of Jamestown

Members are asked to assist with the annual Tech Savvy & Stemtastic program that brings hands on activities to 7-8 grade students in STEM.

April 2019 (tentative)
Economic Status of Women in North Dakota

Location: Franklin School (tentative)

Members will enjoy hearing information on the Economic Status of Women in North Dakota from the ND Commission on the Status of Women.

Hostess: Deb Alber

May 2019
Pioneer School Frontier Village

7:00 – 8:30 PM

Members will gather to reminisce about past school days and will also be tidying up the pioneer school for the upcoming tourist season.

June 6, 2019
Salad Bowl Bash

6:00 PM
Location: 1208 Centerpoint Condo – Community Room

Invite potential members and bring a salad to pass.

Hostess: Mary Craft

July 17, 2019
Annual Garden Tour

30th Annual AAUW Garden Tour in Jamestown – 4-8 p.m.
Purchase your ticket from any AAUW member
Save the Date

Coordinator: Kelly Krein