Programs and Events

2018-2019 Schedule of Programs and Events

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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:

Monday, December 10, 2018, 7pm, Middletown High School

  • Topic:  Middletown Schools: Building a Better Future
  • Tour and holiday refreshments

Monday, January 7-Saturday, January 15, 2019, Firesides in Various Members’ Homes

  • Monday, January 7, 2019, 7pm, Marty Kreps’ Fireside:  Immigrant Family Concerns
  • Thursday, January 10, 2019, 7pm, Michelle Piepgrass’ Fireside: Global and Local Water Issues
  • Saturday, January 12, 2019, 10am, Katie McNeil’s Fireside: Local Education Issues
  • Tuesday, January 15, 2019, 7pm, Jackie Lankfer’s Fireside: Voluntary Simplicity

Saturday, February 9, 2019, 10am, Police Training Center, Middletown City Building

  • Speaker: Major David Birk, Detective Kristina Hughes, or other representatives
  • Topic: Women in Law Enforcement

Monday, March 11, 2019, 7pm, Gardner-Harvey Library, Miami University-Middletown

  • Speaker:  Dr. George Sehi, founder of Women Walking West (W3)
  • Topic:  How W3 Advances Education for Women Across the Globe

Saturday, March 23, 2019, Times and Location TBD

  • Southwest District Spring Summit
  • Awards Ceremony

Monday, April 8, 2019, 7pm, Thatcher Temple Arts Building Conference Room, 5 N. Main Street, Middletown

  • Speaker:  Jeff Michel
  • Topic: Keep Middletown Beautiful and Earth Day Preparation
  • Election of Officers

Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 6:30pm (Catered Dinner) , Brown’s Run Country Club, 6855 Sloebig Road, Middletown

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

TBD: Book Sale Preview and Dinner Celebration

And review the events we’ve enjoyed so far:

Monday, September 10, 2018, 6:30pm (Potluck Dinner), Verity Lodge, Miami University-Middletown

  • Speaker:  Panel of Area Leaders in Water Systems and Maintenance
  • Topic:  Local Water Issues

Saturday, October 6, 2018, 11am, White Garden Inn, 6194 Brown Road, Oxford

  • Light Lunch
  • Speaker:  Megan Duffy, Head Women’s Basketball Coach, Miami University, with MU Student AAUW members and MU Title IX Coordinator as guests)
  • Topic: Issues in Title IX

Friday, November 9-Saturday, November 10, 2018, 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 12, 2018, 7pm, Gardner-Harvey Library, Miami University-Middletown

  • Speaker: Raul Ramos, Cuban-born American citizen and noted Hispanic author
  • Topic: Cuba Then and Now: Returning After 50 Years in America