Calendar of Events

BRANCH PROGRAMS for 2016 – 2017

Sept. 13 – Tuesday, 7:00p.m.
Location: Patty Turner Senior Center, 375 Elm St., Deerfield, IL
Topic:  Winning Elections in the 21st Century
Presenter: Betty O’Shaughnessy, Deerfield Resident and visiting lecturer at UIC and Dick Simpson, Prof. of Political Science at UIC, authors of “Winning Elections in the 21st Century” will talk about their recently published book.

Nov. 1 – Tuesday, 7:00p.m.
Topic: Barriers and Bias: Women in Leadership
Location: Patty Turner Senior Center, 375 Elm St., Deerfield, IL
Presenter: Andi Danis from IL AAUW Gender Equity Fund and Past AAUW-IL State President, will speak about hurdles encountered by women in and seeking positions in leadership.

Dec.2 – Friday, 6:30p.m.
Topic: Holiday Party
Location: Demetri’s Restaurant, 600 Lake Cook Rd., Deerfield
Reservations need to be sent by 11/30

Mar. 14 – Tuesday, 7:00p.m.
Location: Patty Turner Senior Center, 375 Elm St., Deerfield, IL
Topic: Fair Trade: What it is and Why we should be concerned
Presenter: Jan Rodriguez of North Suburban Fair Trade Network will speak on how fair trade helps alleviate poverty, protects our earth in developing countries, and what we, as individuals, can do to help.

Apr. 8 – Saturday, 11:00a.m.
Location: Lamb’s Farm, Libertyville
Topic: Educational Opportunities Fund ANNUAL BRUNCH WITH FELLOWS, who will discuss their research
Presenters: AAUW Funds’ Fellows

May 2 – Tuesday, 6:00p.m.
Annual Meeting, Annual Potluck Dinner
Location: St. Gregory’s Episcopal Church, 815 Wilmot Rd, Deerfield, IL

OTHER BRANCH EVENTS for 2016 – 2017

April 14, Equal Pay Day Rally
Location: Daley Plaza, Chicago

July 15, 2017 – Saturday, 7:00AM – Noon
Bake/Book Sale, Deerfield Farmers  Market
Located in the commuter parking lot at the northwest corner of Deerfield Road and Robert York Avenue

August 6, 2017 – Saturday, 4:00PM gather, 5:00pm concert
Summer Ravinia Outing
Location: Ravinia, Highland Park, IL

August 23
Women’s Equality Day, Anniversary Date of the 19th Amendment

Sept. 6
Jane Addams Birthday

Conferences and Special Meetings for  2016 – 2017

October 22, 2016, 9:00am – noon
District 4 &5 Northern Fall Conference
Location: Oakton Community College, 1600 E Golf Rd, Entrance 37, Room 1610, Des Plaines, IL

December 10, 2016
Jane Addams Day Event
location: Hull House Museum, Chicago

January 28, 2017, 11:30am to 3:00pm
34th Annual Networking Luncheon, 11:30am to 3:00pm
Location: The Deerfield Embassy Suites, Deerfield, IL
Topic: Unknown

Presenter: Heidi Stevens, a columnist with the Chicago Tribune
May 5-6, 2017
AAUW Illinois State Convention
Location: Champaign, IL

June 14-17, 2017
AAUW National Convention at the Renaissance
Location: Washington, D.C.

March 24, 2018 – Saturday, 8:30a.m. – 4:00pm
Tech Savvy for Girls 6 – 8 Grade
Location: Triton College, River Grove, IL
Registration available for girls and adults late February, 2017, cost $10 per person

Board Meetings
Location: Deerfield Public Library, 920 Waukegan Rd, Deerfield IL

  • Monday, June 5, 2017 — 7:00p.m.
  • Monday, August 28, 2017 — 7:00p.m.
  • Monday, October 9, 2017 — 7:00p.m.
  • Monday, January 8, 2018 — 12:45p.m.
  • Monday , April 9, 2018 — 7:00p.m.
  • Monday,  June 4, 2018 — 7:00 p.m.