Programs and Events

2017-2018 Schedule of Programs and Events

Honoring and Supporting the Power of Women

For the latest information and more details about events, please see the current issue of our award-winning Newsletter.

Join us for these upcoming events:

Watch this space for our 2018-19 schedule, currently in development!

And review the events we’ve enjoyed so far:

Monday, September 11, 2017, 6pm (Potluck Dinner), Zion Lutheran Church Activities Room

  • Speaker:  Dr. Bennyce Hamilton, Regional Director, Diversity and Multicultural Services, Miami University
  • Topic:  Diversity Issues in Higher Education

Saturday, October 7, 2017, 10:30am, Workforce Services Office, Butler Technology and Career Center

  • Middletown Entrepreneurship Panel facilitated by Patty Caldwell, AAUW Middletown Co-Program Vice-President
  • Panelists include Amy Vitori Kimener, Torchlight Pass; Lauren Matus, SoulCraft Studios; and Monica Nenni, West Central Wine.
  • Topic: Entrepreneurial Insights from Local Business Women

Friday, November 10-Saturday, November 11, 2017, 9am-3pm each day, 4312 Walton Ct., Middletown

  • Annual Holiday Bazaar
  • Holiday decor; Items that can be “regifted;” Hand-crafted items; Holiday linens, dishes, books, games, puzzles, toys
  • “Sweet Shop,” featuring homemade candies, cookies, specialty breads & muffins, snack mix & caramel corn, pie, cake, jam/jelly
  • Proceeds are used to further the mission and program of our branch

Monday, November 13, 2017, 7pm, Gardner-Harvey Library, Miami University-Middletown

  • Speaker:  Hope Taft, Former First Lady of Ohio
  • Topic: The Tandana Foundation: Serving Women and Girls in Indigenous Villages in Ecuador
  • Meet & Greet our 2017 BeWise Campers

Monday, December 11, 2017, 7pm, Pendleton Art Center

  • Speaker: Sue Wittman
  • Topic:  Mixed Media: Art and Philanthropy

January Branch Meeting CANCELLED  due to severe weather forecast!!!

Saturday, January 13, 2018, 10:30am, MidPointe Library Middletown Community Room

  • Speaker:  Jeff Michel, Executive Director, Keep Middletown Beautiful
  • Topic: Local Recycling and Earth Day Preparation

Monday, February 12, 2018, 7pm, Verity Lodge, Miami University-Middletown

  • Speaker: Jackie Phillips, Health Commissioner of Middletown
  • Topic: Health News: Women’s Roles in Combatting the Opioid Crisis

Monday, April 9, 2018, 7pm, Miami University-Middletown, Verity Lodge

  • Speaker: Amy Vetter, CPA, entrepreneur, and author of Business, Balance, and Bliss
  • Topic: The B3 Method to Success and Happiness
  • Election of Officers

Tuesday, May 8, 2018, 6:30pm (Catered Dinner) , Brown’s Run Country Club, 6855 Sloebig Road, Middletown

  • Social Time
  • Recognition of Scholarship Recipients
  • Installation of Officers