Activities

 

A GATEWAY to CULTURAL FULFILLMENT…

2016-2017 Membership Programs

Wednesday, September 14, 6:30 p.m.
Grove United Methodist Church, 490 West Boot Road, West Chester, PA
POTLUCK DINNER
Speaker:  “SPREADING THE LIGHT” Barbara Price, AAUW State Co-Chair of the State Legislative and Public Policy committee, will speak about leadership and activism at the Annual Potluck dinner. Long-time members will also be recognized.
Facilitator: Barb Lathroum
Refreshments: Last names A-H, entrees
Last names I-P, desserts
Last names Q-Z, salads or side dishes

Wednesday, October 12, 7:00 p.m
Grove United Methodist Church, 490 West Boot Road, West Chester, PA
SPEAKER:  “WHERE DO WE GO FROM HERE?” Susan Carty, President of the League of Women Voters of Chester County, will speak about election reform.
Facilitator: Cathy Palmquist
Refreshments: Lit I, Great Decisions

Wednesday, November 16* 7:00 p.m.
Grove United Methodist Church, 490 West Boot Road, West Chester, PA
Speaker:  “THE UNITED STATE OF WOMEN SUMMIT IN WASHINGTON, D.C.” Tammy Williams, owner of “She’s It.”   Tam is an activist for women and small business, former radio host and business executive. The first summit on The United State of Women Summit took place on June 14th, 2016 in Washington, D.C.
Facilitator: Cathy Palmquist
Refreshments: FIG
*Note date change to 3rd WednesdaySunday due to scheduling conflict.

Sunday, December 11, 2:00 p.m.
Home of Terry Houle 310 William Salesbury Drive, Downingtown, Pa. 19335
HOLIDAY GET-TOGETHER. We will celebrate the holidays at the home of Terry Houle. Please see newsletter/website for further information.
Refreshments: All members.

Wednesday, January 11, 7:00 p.m.
Grove United Methodist Church, 490 West Boot Road, West Chester, PA
Speakers:  “STEM OPPORTUNITIES FOR GIRLS IN CHESTER COUNTY ” The panel for this month’s program will include Andrea Vaughn, MEd, CPP, Project Manager School to Careers of the Chester County Intermediate Unit and Jennifer Carling from Advanced GeoServices of West Chester speaking on the Girl Scouts.
Facilitator: Mary Smith
Refreshments: Lit. II

Saturday, February 11, 10:00 a.m.
Grove United Methodist Church, 490 West Boot Road, West Chester, PA “HOT TOPICS IN EDUCATION” Fran Pierce will be our speaker at the February brunch. Please see the newsletter/website for further information.
Facilitator: Mimi Jones
Refreshments: All members.

Wednesday, March 8, 7:00 p.m.
Grove United Methodist Church, 490 West Boot Road, West Chester, PA
Speaker:  “#MYLIFEMYLABEL CAMPUS ACTION PROJECT” Ms. Tia S. Brown, MPH Coordinator of Leadership Development and College Success Specialist, will speak about the Campus Action Project at Cheyney University, a multi-tiered programmatic effort not only aimed at tearing down the stereotypes and resulting biases against women, but also the sub group of women of color. She will also look at the stereotypes and biases that women have against women. Facilitator: Donna Eaves
Refreshments: Bridge Group

Wednesday, April 12, 7:00 p.m.
Grove United Methodist Church, 490 West Boot Road, West Chester, PA
Speaker:  “VOTING IN CHESTER COUNTY” Kara C. Rahn, Director Chester County Voter Services will speak.
Facilitator: Jean Speiser
Refreshments: Board

Wednesday, May 10, 6:30 p.m.
Location to be announced.
ANNUAL MEETING AND BANQUET. Branch awards, including the Equity Award winner, will be presented and new officers will be installed. Please see the newsletter/website for further information


 

 

Networking and Nibbles

Networking and Nibbles

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In honor of Equal Pay Day each year, WCCC Branch works with the Women’s Center and the Women’s Center Club at West Chester University to hold a bake sale, where women are charged 77 cents and men $1 for the same baked goods.

Equal Pay Day