Birmingham Branch Calendar

Friday, December 1, 10:00 am
Morning Book Group
LESSONS IN CHEMISTRY, by Bonnie Gamus (Fiction). Discussion leader is Susan Barrow. The Morning Book Group meets at the Homewood Public Library on the ground floor. For more information, email: Bobbie Piper.

Saturday, December 2, 10:30 am
A Showstoppers Holiday
Invite family members, friends not yet in AAUw, women who are in school! You and your guests will enjoy this first taste of the 2023 holiday season. Buffet meal with entrees of chicken and beef, potato bar, green beans, salad and dessert. Entertainment provided by the Showstoppers Tap Dance Troupe. At the Unitarian Universalist Church of Birmingham, 4300 Hampton Drive, Birmingham, AL 35209. For more information, email: Susan Barrow.

Tuesday, December 12, 3:00 pm
Afternoon Book Group
Annual Christmas celebration with a delicious potluck dinner and a literary Dirty Santa game. Hosted by Cathy Moncrief at her home. Let her know what you would like to contribute to the potluck, email: Cathy Moncrief. Gift wrap a book (not included among the group’s reading lists) for the exchange game.

Happy Holidays!  Our next general meeting is Tuesday, January 9, 2024, 10:30.
Mark your calendar and make plans to come and hear Nancy Ekberg speak on our “redone” state constitution. Meeting is in the community room of America’s First Credit Union, 1112 Montgomery Hwy., Vestavia Hills.

Stay Connected:
Branch website: Login Password: AAUWBhamAL.
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What Is AAUW?

AAUW, the American Association of University Women, is a nationwide network of more than 170,000 members and supporters, nearly 1,000 branches, and 800 college/university institution partners.

For 135 years, AAUW members have examined and taken positions on the fundamental issues of the day — educational, social, economic, and political. Our commitment to our mission is reflected in all aspects of our work.

Join us and support an organization with a long track record of crucial issues affecting women:

    • Education
    • Civil Rights
    • Family and Medical Leave
    • Sex Discrimination … and others

Help our 100,000 members work for change:

    • Promote gender-fair classroom practices and national legislators on AAUW priority issues
    • Mentor girls and women
    • Raise money to fund women scholars
    • Raise money to fund ground-breaking research
    • Participate in a community action program or start your own project

While we’re known for getting things done, we also take time to enjoy each other’s company. As an AAUW member, you will belong to a strong network of talented people, one that can stimulate a lifetime of personal and professional growth.

AAUW’s Mission
AAUW advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research.

AAUW’s Value Promise
By joining AAUW, you belong to a community that breaks through educational and economic barriers so that all women and girls have a fair chance.

AAUW was founded in 1881, in Boston, Massachusetts. AAUW is open to all graduates who hold an associate, baccalaureate or higher degree from a college or university on the list of qualified institutions. Undergraduates are welcome to become AAUW student affiliates.

AAUW values and seeks a diverse membership. There are no barriers to full participation in the group on the basis of gender, race, creed, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or class. Membership is not by invitation.