Activities

 

A GATEWAY to CULTURAL FULFILLMENT…  

BRANCH PROGRAMS

Held at Grove United Methodist Church [unless otherwise noted]
              490 West Boot Road    West Chester, PA 19380

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, in-person meetings are on hold until further notice. Virtual programs will be held via Zoom. Members will receive an email with login information.

Wednesday
September 9, 2020
7 pm

Our Gateway to Equity Partner: West Chester University Resource Pantry
Speaker: Chyna Hart of Service-Learning and Volunteer Programs at WCU
Learn about the needs and aspirations of WCU Resource Pantry during

the pandemic and beyond.
Facilitators: Anne Anderko, Janet Kane, Mimi Jones and Peggy Staarman

Wednesday
October 14, 2020
7 pm


Girl Gov
Speaker: Maeve Kelly, Communications and Program Associate/ GAB Coordinator for CCFWG
Chester County Fund for Women & Girls has begun a new program for young women focusing on civic education and government
Facilitator: Barbara Lathroum

Wednesday
November 11, 2020
7 pm


Running for Office; Serving as Sheriff in a tumultuous year
Speaker: Fredda Maddox, Sheriff of Chester County

Chester County’s first Black woman Sheriff will discuss the unique challenges that events have presented since she was elected
Facilitator: Jean Speiser

Sunday
December 8, 2020


Holiday Party

Wednesday
January 13, 2021


“We Are Women, Native American Women: Beyond Commercial Imagining”
Speaker: Shinnecock Staysea Hutchings-McCutcheon
Shinnecock Staysea Hutchings-McCutcheon will discuss reservation life and the issues faced by Native American women
Facilitator: tonya thames-taylor

Wednesday
February 10, 2021


 A Coalition for Racial Equity and Social Justice
Speaker:Ellen Price-Maloy, Diversity Chairman,and Dr Bernadine Ahonkhai of the Lansdale (PA) Branch of
AAUW
The Lansdale AAUW branch and the Lansdale Library have formed a community coalition for racial equity and social justice. Ellen Price- Maloy and Dr Bernadine Ahonkhai would like to discusss the formation of this group and their plan of action as well as what what actions the coalition has taken recently.
Facilitator: Barbara Lathroum 

Wednesday
March 10, 2021


The Business of Art in Chester County
Speaker: Jeff Schaller, Director of the Chester County Open Studio
Tour
Jeff Schaller will discuss the difficulty of finding public places for artists
in various media to display art in the county. He will discuss how the Open Studio Tour evolved and its future.
Facilitator: Jean Speiser

Wednesday
April 14, 2021


The Covid-19 Virus in Chester County: Where Are We Now?
Speaker: Tentatively someone from the Chester County Health Department

Topic will depend on the state of the virus in April. Look for more
information in the March newsletter.
Facilitator: Jean Speiser


Wednesday
May 12, 2021


Annual Banquet
To be arranged.

            


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