Branch Activities and Other Events
 
Branch activities provide an opportunity for the entire membership to assemble for programs, business, and socializing.  All members are encouraged to attend.  Please reserve these dates and watch this website and your Branchline for more specific information.
 
 2014-15 Membership Year
 
Branch Meeting - Fall Membership Coffee and Silent Auction
Date:         Saturday, September 6, 2014
Time:        9:00 a.m. to noon
Location:   UIS Public Affairs Center, Lower Level Rooms C & D
Chairs:       Julie Haehn, Joan McGrath, and Mary Alice LaGrow
New Member Welcome    
        
        Date:        
Friday, Sept 12

        Time:         5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
        Location:   Lois Strom's home
        Chairs:       Mary Ann Defend and Pamela Hughes

Used Book Sale

Date:        Pre-sale:
                   Friday, September 26 from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m.
                Sale:
                  Saturday, September 27 from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location:   Westminster Presbyterian Church, 533 S. Walnut, Springfield
Chairs:       Ann Marie Boer and Meise Fahsl
Branch Meeting - Public Policy Event

          Program:  
ERA, Then and Now 

          Date:         Thursday, October 2, 2014
          Time:        7 p.m.
          Location:   American Lung Association, 3000 Kelly Lane, Springfield
          Chair:        Becky Owens and Susan Allen

   
   
AAUW Illinois - District Meeting (south)

          Date:         
Saturday, November 8, 2014

          Location:    Lincoln Library, 326 S 7th St, Springfield
          Chairs:       Carol Kerins, Donna Sproston 

Holiday Dinner & Quilt Raffle

  
       
Date:        
Sunday, December 7, 2014
          Time:         5:30 - 8:00 p.m.
          Location:   Island Bay Yacht Club, 76 Yacht Club Road, Speingfield
          Chair:        Carol Kerins
 


Just for Fun Potluck


          Date:          
Saturday, January 24, 2015     

          Time:           Noon       
          Location:     Pine Creek Villas Clubhouse, 820 Colorado Court, Springfield 
          Chair:          Ardina Voelker     
 
Music Event - Illinois Symphony

          Program:    Dinner and Concert, Affairs of the Heart
          Date:          
Saturday, February 14, 2015     

          Time:                  
          Location:    Sangamon Auditorium, UIS 
          Chairs:        Dr. Ann Abbott-Joseph and Sue Donels

Branch Meeting -
Education Event

          Program:  
Beyond Limits - Motivating & Educating the Whole Student 

          Date:         TBD
          Time:       
          Location:   UIS
          Chair:        Deanie Brown


Branch Meeting -
International Event

          Program:  
TBD 
          Date:         TBD
          Time:         TBD
          Location:   TBD
         Chair:        Maureen Macy Lober

Expanding Your Horizons in Science, Math and Technology (EYH)


                 Date:        
Saturday, March 21, 2015
                 Time:       
                 Location:   Lincoln Land Community College  
                Chair:        Susan Wood
 



Traditional Afternoon Tea - EOF Fundraiser

          Date:         Saturday, April 18, 2015
          Time:         2:00 - 4:00 p.m.              
          Location:   Westminster Presbyterian Church, 533 S Walnut, Springfield   
          Chairs:       Meise Fahsl and Sue Garland      




Garage Sale -
LAF Fundraiser


          Date:                          
Saturday, April 25, 2015        
          Time:                          9:00 a.m.       
          Location:                     Laurel United Methodist Church, 631 S Grand Avenue West, Springfield  
         Chair:                          Sally Cadagin

AAUW IL - State Convention
 
        
Date:                           
Friday-Saturday, May 1 - 2, 2015        

          Location:                      DoubleTree, 10 Brickyard Dr, Bloomington, IL  61701    
         
Branch Meeting - Spring Brunch

        
          Date:            
Saturday, May 18,2015       

          Time:            9:00 a.m.
          Location:       Island Bay Yacht Club, 76 Yacht Club Rd, Springfield 
          Chair:            TBD
 

Summer Kickoff
        
          Date:                            
Friday, May 29, 2015       

          Time:                            TBD
          Location:                       TBD
          Chairs:                          Julie Haehn and Joan McGrath

AAUW National Convention
 
         
Date:                           
  Thursday - Sunday, June 18 - 21, 2015        

          Location:                       Sheraton Hotel, San Diego, CA

Visual Arts Event
        
          Program:                      
Artist Reception
          Date:                            
Saturday, June 27, 2015       

          Location:                       Prairie Art Alliance
          Chairs:                          Dr. Ann Abbott-Joseph and Delinda Chapman