2014-15 Programs

2014-15 Programs

Program Chairs: Cynthia Anast Seguin & Phyllis Sliss

Date Program Location
Sept. 21
2:00-4:00 PM
Membership Recruitment Tea -133 Years of Making History Pat Still’s house
Oct. 11
10:00 AM-1:00 PM
Elections Forum with League of Women Voters & Open Govt Commission. Issues: 1 cent sales tax increase, change in selection of City Treasurer, state water prop, school board election Benicia City Hall –
Council Chambers
Oct. 20
6:00 PM
Tech Trek Pot Luck, Natalie Kidder Heritage Presbyterian Church – Heritage Hall, Benicia
Nov. 2
12:00 PM-3:00 PM
AAUW Funds luncheon – www.aauw-ca.org/ [click on Fall Funds Luncheons]RSVP Deadline Oct. 22 Crow Canyon Country Club,
Nov. 15
1:00 PM-2:00 PM
District Attorney, Krishna Abrams – Co-sponsor: League of Women Voters. Benicia Library
Dec. 7
2:00-4:00 PM
Holiday Party – [catered] + Safequest Donations. Safequest Solano intervenes & advocates against domestic violence & sexual assault thru support services & education. Rosemary Thurston’s house
Jan. 24
7:00 PM
BUNCO Fund Raiser. Doors open 6:15; starts at 7 p.m.
Benicia Senior Center
187 East ‘L’ St.
Feb. 7
10:00 AM
Girls Rising – a film about the strength of the human spirit and the power of education to change the world. ‘One girl with courage is a revolution.’

~ In collaboration with CSU Maritime Academy

Cal Maritime Vallejo
Rizza Auditorium

March 8
1:00 PM
Francesca Biller – Japanese-Jewish Journalist, Poet & ComedianShe who laughs, lasts.
Women’s History Month.

Benicia Library

April 11
2:00-4:00 PM
Annual Meeting – Pot Luck and Election of New Board. Member sharing of favorite venues for arts and education

Home of Karen Clare

Rosie the Riveter/WWII Homefront program – by the National Park Service, Richmond [tentative] TBA
June 6 Installation Luncheon Benicia Yacht Club
June 18-21 AAUW National Convention
San Diego

Interest Groups 1) Book Club 1st Monday at 7 pm, 2) Bridge Group 3rd Tuesday at 7 pm, 3) Art of Cooking 3rd Friday 12-2 pm