BRANCH CALENDAR

The branch holds most of its general meetings at the North Palm Beach Public Library at 6:30 pm on the 3rd Monday of the month September through May. The library is located behind the Village Hall on the west side of US 1 just north of Anchorage Drive. Scroll down to see upcoming calendar events.

Program Schedule for 2019-2020 is almost final. Members and guests are welcome unless the event states “member’s only ”

Monday, September 16, 2019 Season Kick Off Salad and Dessert Dinner.  Learn about the American Association of University Women’s programs and activities.  You will see a report from  our NCCWSL participant Tracy Tobkin, introduction of our Benjamin School’s Junior Girl Honoree, meet new members and sign up for interest groups:  bridge, book group, out and about or dining for the upcoming season.  All branch members bring food for the evening.  Members whose last names begin with A through G should bring a dessert; and H through W, please bring a salad entree.    Guest and prospective members, please use the Contact Us form if you are interested in joining us so that we may plan for your dinner.  A  “Shape the Future” membership dues discount is available at this meeting if a  new member signs up and pays the discounted $56.50 annual dues via check or cash that meeting.  This is a $29.50 savings over normal annual dues. 

Saturday, October 5th – 2:00-5:00 p.m. “Planning for your future: Life, Estate and Investment Planning Strategies”  presented by Lynne Marino, Merrill Lynch; Adle Small Harris Esquire, The Karp Law firm and Ceil Schneider Randell, Esq. Estate Planning Attorney.     Location- North Palm Beach Library.  Sponsorships are available.  Inaugural workshop to benefit women in our local community.    No products or services will be marketed at the workshop.   Women are often unexpectedly caught without adequate financial knowledge and skills.   In addition, single women need to prepare for their financial futures as early as possible.  Our educational program hopes to fill those voids in your knowledge and preparation.   The public is invited.  “Shape the Future” AAUW branch membership dues discount is available if joining AAUW at this meeting.

Program Schedule for 2019–2020  Members and guests are welcome.

Monday, October 21, 2019 –  TITLE IX in Palm Beach County Schools. Title IX is the federal statute which provides equal treatment for women/girls and much more. Diane Wyatt, Dept of Safe School, PBCty School District.  “Shape the Future” AAUW branch membership dues discount is available if joining at this meeting.

Monday,November 18, 2019 – Dress for Success, Mary Hart, Exec. Dir.  Members are encouraged to bring any appropriate clothes for donation to the meeting.

Monday, December  9, 2018 – Holiday Party at Shapiro home.  Bring guests and a book donation for students in our adopted class at the Hispanic Human Resource Child Care center.  Contact us if you need directions and to RSVP for  security gate access.

Monday, January 13, 2020 – Human Trafficking: Christina Silvestri, the Anti-human trafficking Program administrator with Catholic Charities .

Saturday, February 8, 2020 11:30 a.m.  40th Annual Gala Luncheon Benefit  for Charitable Foundation Inc ( our branch tax exempt organization) at Sandhill Crane Golf Club.                Judy M Pierman is this year’s AAUW Woman of Distinction honoree and featured speaker.  Through our tax exempt foundation, proceeds support Doris Karlik Local Scholarships, and AAUW State and National programs for women and girls including FL Tech Trek Camp for middle school girls and the National Conference for College Women Student Leaders.   Please email for reservations, tickets at $70 with menu choice of fish, chicken or vegetarian  to ashutch@umich.edu.  

March 20, 2020- Deadline for Scholarship Applications

Monday March 16,  – Women’s History Month – 

April 18-19 2020  AAUW State Leadership Conference- Daytona Beach Resort & Conference Center

Monday, April 20,2020   Florida State Public Policy Program -Guest Speaker to be announced 

Monday, May 11, 2020 6 p.m. Spring Dinner- Doris Karlik and North Palm Beach Library Scholarship Winners and Member Honoree to be announced.  Members Only event. Officer installation.  Advance reservations required. 

May 2020– End of the Year Dining Club Social- All Members and Guests Welcome

June 2020 – National Conference for College Women Student Leaders, Univ of Maryland, College Park,  We send a junior female student from FAU Honor’s College to this event.

June 2020 – Tech Trek Florida Stem camp for 8th grade girls, held on two Florida campuses, Florida Atlantic University- Jupiter and Stetson University in Deland, FL  will serve 96 girls.