2017-2018 AAUW Jamestown Branch Meeting Schedule
“Shaking It Up”
This year we will be “Shaking Up” our meeting topics and dates to encourage more member participation. Members are Encouraged to Bring Guests to Meetings.
August 31, 2017
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 “Title IX” is more than just equity in sports. They will be distributing “safety whistles” to incoming college freshman.
Hostess: All members encouraged to participate.
September 6, 2017
AAUW National Convention Infoshare & Shape the Future
7:00 – 8:30 pm
Location: Centerpoint Condo, 1208 7 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 dessert and beverages while we hear all about the AAUW National Convention that member Jill Schlenker attended in June.
October 14, 2017
AAUW Pajama Party & Movies
6:00 PM – Contact steering committee to carpool
Location: Home of Mary Craft, Spiritwood
Members are invited to carpool to Spiritwood where we will enjoy potluck appetizers/snacks and jam in our “Jammies” as we watch movies. Be sure to bring your favorite. We may even enjoy a small art project taught by Mary. Bring an air mattress and sleeping bag/bedding for this all nighter.
November 8, 2017
White Elephant Member Gift Exchange
5:30 – 8:30 PM
Location: Deer Ridge Community Room
Members are to regift an item they already have, wrap it and bring it to the white elephant gift exchange. Pizza will be provided. Bring your own beverages and your gift.
December – No Meeting
Programming Still Being Developed for 2018, Ideas Welcome
January 13, 2018
Location: Legacy Center
Guest speakers Kelly Krein and Deb Lee will hear about the Dakota Store, RSVP Volunteer Program and the AAUW Used Bookstore Joint Venture. Please RSVP for food to: Patsy Klose at 701-252-3983 or firstname.lastname@example.org
March 15, 2018 (tentative)
Tech Savvy – Jamestown
Location: University of Jamestown
Members are asked to assist with the annual Tech Savvy program that brings hands on activities to 7-8 grade students in STEM.
April 13-14, 2018 (tentative)
AAUW North Dakota State Meeting
Friday: 6:00 – 9:00 PM – North Dakota State Hospital Superintendent’s House
Saturday: 8:30 AM – The Legacy Senior Center, Jamestown
AAUW Jamestown hosts the AAUW North Dakota State Meeting in Jamestown. Watch for more details on the State Meeting Webpage
June 7, 2018
Salad Bowl Bash
1208 Centerpoint Condo – Community Room
Invite potential members and bring a salad to pass.
July 18, 2018
Annual Garden Tour
29th Annual AAUW Garden Tour in Jamestown – 4-8 p.m.
Purchase your ticket from any AAUW member
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