Next Branch Meeting:
Saturday, March 3, 2018
1:30 Tea Refreshments
2:15 WOMEN’S HISTORY TEA HONOREES
Carol Kinser and
Christ Episcopal Church
15th & H Street, Eureka
Join AAUW! Learn about how we empower women and girls and join one our many interest groups. Our branch meets on the first Saturday of each month at various locations around Humboldt County. A Campus satellite branch holds more informal meetings and promotes networking among faculty, students, and community members to meet AAUW’s goals. Follow the above links for more information.
AAUW to Honor Carol Kinser and Felicia Oldfather at March History Tea
Carol Kinser – History Tea Honoree
Felicia Oldfather – History Tea Honoree
Geography Bees Winners
South Bay: Principal Mr. Storts, Winner Ethan Alburo, Runners-up Elijah Contreras Velasco and Salma Awward.
Zane Middle School: Runner-up Oliver Christensen, Teacher Zachary Lehner, Winner Issac Young, Runner-up Jacob Taylor.
Alice Birney: Judge Georgeanne Fulstone-Pucillo, Winner Victor Fuentes, Moderator David Fogel, and Judge Patti Guentes.
Washington School: Winner Sage Nord, Runner-ups Mahak Mehmood and Casandra Anne Hardin.
Molly Cate, our speaker, tells us about “behind the veil.”
Jane Woodward, our International Chair, introduces Molly Cate.
Dorothy Skjonsby reminds members about Teck Trek.
Eleanor Gayner teaches the Branch some emergency preparedness tips.
President Nancy Kay.
CCC student, Patricia Jimenez Sauceio, describes the goals of the CCC.
December 2017 – Holiday Gala and Scholarship Raffle
Scholarship recipients and Scholarship Committee
Nancy Dean was a big winner.
Connie Stewart and scholarship recipient.
HSU students and Erin Sullivan, their advisor, attend the November Branch meeting.
Maggie Gainer teaches the Branch about Zero Waste.
October meeting: Sofia Pereira explains to the Branch why women should run for public office.
HSU student Rena Accetta, AAUW member, Alex Stillman, and speaker, Sofia Pereira at the October meeting.
Suzann Simpson explains the benefits of locally grown food.
Richard Kimball and VOTE SMART
AAUW and the League of Women Voters invited Richard Kimball, President of VOTE SMART, to Humboldt County. See Mr. Kimball’s full presentation about why facts matter, and the reasons behind political intolerance. Most importantly, learn how we can fight back.