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    
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.
                  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

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)

Saturday, November 8, 2014

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

Holiday Dinner & Quilt Raffle

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

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
Saturday, February 14, 2015     

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

Branch Meeting -
Education Event

Beyond Limits - Motivating & Educating the Whole Student 

          Date:         TBD
          Location:   UIS
          Chair:        Deanie Brown

Branch Meeting -
International Event

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

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

Saturday, March 21, 2015
                 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

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
Friday-Saturday, May 1 - 2, 2015        

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

Saturday, May 18,2015       

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

Summer Kickoff
Friday, May 29, 2015       

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

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

          Location:                       Sheraton Hotel, San Diego, CA

Visual Arts Event
Artist Reception
Saturday, June 27, 2015       

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