Next Branch Meeting:
Saturday, April 6, 2019
SPEAKERS: “Human Trafficking in Humboldt County”
EPD Detective Young Porambo and
DA Investigator Kyla Baxley
COST: $20, or $6 for beverage only
Red Lion Hotel Dining Room, 1929 4th Street, Eureka
Reservations due by Thursday, April 4th
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. Follow the above links for more information.
March 2019 – Women’s History Tea
Checking in at the Red Lion
Teck Trek studen Tehya Tuttle and her mother.
Sharon and Mary Lou getting lunch.
Speaker Tom Gage and President Nancy Kay.
Geo Bee Winners
Geo Bee winner from Washington School Ruby Sipma
Geo Bee winners at Zane Middle School (and teachers)
Holiday Gala, December 2018
November 2018 Bridge Group
Carol Kinser, Roseanne Hurst, Deborah Harmon, and Deanne Erks, play bridge in an AAUW bridge group.
Deanne Erks plays bridge with an ACE up her sleeve.
Saroj Gilbert taught us about emergency preparedness.
Nancy Dean brought us brochures about emergency preparedness.
New Member Meeting October 2018
Alex Stillman, Alanna Powell, and Nancy Kay.
Alanna Powell explains Humboldt Made
Alanna Powell shows a video about Humboldt Made.
President Nancy Kay shows members our website improvements
Speaker Kayla Begay
Nancy Dean, Treasurer, and Nancy Kay, President, present the budget for approval.
Our handbook/directory distribution
Tech Trek student Linea Viznor
Our potluck lunch.
Kayla Begay and father enjoying lunch
May 2018 – Annual Meeting
Members at Ingomar Club.
Speaker Dr. Jen Maguire.
President thanks Board of Directors.
Joyce Hayes presented information on how to promote independence for older adults.
March 2018 – Women’s History Tea
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.