What’s Happening

AAUW Storrs Willimantic Branch Meetings usually fall on the first Wednesday of every month. The cost of dinner is $22.50 which includes appetizers, entree, dessert, tax and gratuity – a check (or exact change) is appreciated. (Book Author event is $30) The meetings are usually held in the President’s Dining Room (Hurley Hall) at Eastern Connecticut State University (High Street, Willimantic, CT). Reservations are required and members are reminded that you must pay for dinners that are reserved.  #41 on mapmeeting dates are in blue.  If you would like to attend, please contact us at Reservations and put AAUW dinner reservation in the subject line.

For meetings that are held in a special location, email us for directions.

January 24-26, 2020 Lulu Starring Hip-Hop Artist Maluca Mala – Eastern Connecticut State University.

March 4, 2020 Denise Merrill, Secretary of the State of CT will speak about the right to vote, problems and solutions, while remembering the 100th anniversary of U.S. women obtaining the right to vote.

March 11, 2020 Lunafest 6 pm, UCONN, McHugh Hall

April 1, 2020 AAUW American Fellow winner will discuss her research and the value of this AAUW fellowship to her career development.

May 6, 2020 Beverly York will be presenting a performance in celebration of the women’s suffrage movement called “Yellow Roses: Voices of Women’s Suffrage.” This meeting will serve as the main Educational Opportunities Fund fundraiser. Come and bring a guest. Event cost will be $30, with $10 going to the AAUW EOF. Please contact us if you are interested in attending this event and whether you plan on staying for dinner.

June 3, 2020 Potluck/picnic and plant auction for the AAUW Educational Opportunities Fund. Bring a plant or other item for silent auction for the event. Location TBA