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.
 2015-2016 Membership Year
Branch Meeting - Fall Membership Coffee and Silent Auction
Date:         Saturday, August 29, 2015
Time:        9:00 a.m. to noon
Location:   LLCC Trutter Building
Chairs:      Lori Cox, Mary Alice LaGrow
New Member Welcome    
Friday, September 11, 2015

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

Used Book Sale

Date:        Pre-sale:
                   Friday, September 25, 2015, from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m.
                  Saturday, September 26, 2015, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location:   Westminster Presbyterian Church, 533 S. Walnut, Springfield
Chairs:       Sally Cadagin, Leah Duling
Branch Meeting - Public Policy Event

Communicating with Elected Officials 

          Date:         Monday, October 5, 2015
          Time:        7 p.m.
          Location:   UIS Public Affairs Center, Rooms C & D
          Chair:        Becky Owens

AAUW Illinois - District Meeting (south)

Saturday, October 24, 2015

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

Branch Meeting - International Event

Impact Investing for the Social Good 

          Date:         October 29, 2015
          Time:        7 p.m.
          Location:   Sikich Offices, 3201 West White Oaks Drive
          Chair:        Julie Krehbiel

Holiday Dinner & Quilt Raffle

Sunday, December 6, 2015
          Time:         5:30 - 8:00 p.m.
          Location:   Island Bay Yacht Club, 76 Yacht Club Road, Springfield
          Chair:        TBD

Just for Fun Potluck

Saturday, January 23, 2016    

          Time:           Noon       
          Location:     Pine Creek Villas Clubhouse, 820 Colorado Court, Springfield 
          Chairs:         Nicola Cortez Hun, Rebekah Kamnick, Tracie Blaise    

Branch Meeting - Education Event

Celebrating Women's History Month 

          Date:          March 3, 2016

    4:00 p.m.
          Location:    UIS - Public Affairs Center
          Chair:         Deanie Brown

Garage Sale - LAF Fundraiser

Saturday, March 12, 2016        
          Time:           9:00 a.m.       
          Location:     Laurel United Methodist Church, 631 S Grand Avenue West, Springfield  
         Chair:          Sally Cadagin

Music Event - Illinois Symphony

          Program:    Featuring the ISU Madrigal Singers
Saturday, March 19, 2016     

          Time:          7:30 p.m.       
          Location:    Sangamon Auditorium, UIS 
          Chairs:        Dr. Ann Abbott-Joseph, Delinda Chapman

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

Saturday, April 9, 2016
                 Location:   Lincoln Land Community College  
                 Chairs:      Barbara Risse, Marcia Wherry, Susan Wood

Traditional Afternoon Tea -
EOF Fundraiser

          Date:         Saturday, April 23, 2016
          Time:         2:00 - 4:00 p.m.              
          Location:   Westminster Presbyterian Church, 533 S Walnut, Springfield   
          Chairs:       TB    

AAUW IL - State Convention
Friday-Saturday, April 29-30l 2016        

         Location:                      Hyatt Regency & Roosevelt University, Schaumburg, IL    
Branch Meeting - Spring Brunch

Saturday, May 21, 2016     

          Time:            9:00 a.m.
          Location:       Springfield Motor Boat Club, 17 Club Area Lane 
          Chair:            Lori Cox

Summer Kickoff
Friday, June 2, 2016      

          Time:                            5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
          Location:                      Vinod Gupta's home, 3505 Deer Run
          Chair:                           Mary Lou McLaughlin