Programs 2019-20

AAUW Porterville Branch Program Schedule 2019-20

Saturday, September 21, 2019    Tech Trek Update on STEM Camp         Pizza Factory

11:30 a.m. – Noon      Lunch for all attendees

Tech Trek introduction and brief update on their camp experience.

Q&A by guests

Saturday, October 26, 2019                 TENTATIVE Date and Time to be confirmed for the morning.

Meet and Greet at Stafford’s for Dr. Claudia Lourido-Habib, President of Porterville College.

Saturday, December 14, 2019              Christmas Brunch (Gurrola’s House)     10:00 a.m.

The Christmas Brunch will be a potluck for members and invited guest.  A boutique will be open to raise funds for AAUW.  We recommend that 50% of the funds raised be donated to Porterville Strings in memory of Ellen Nichols.

Saturday, February 1, 2020                  Open Forum                              10:00 a.m.

Currently checking a site for the open forum.  This program speakers will come from the membership on the following topics that have been recommended:

Immigration    (Teresa Dela Rosa)

Veterans          (Maria Roman)

Recycling         (Barbara Larsen)

Riverland Trust           (Julie Allen – need to confirm)

Each of the presenters will speak on their specific topic for 10 minutes and then have an open Q&A.  This is considered an open forum as other issues or topics may be discussed during the hour and half session.  It’s meant to bring members together for discussion and invite the public.

Saturday, March 14, 2020          March Tech Trek fundraiser                  Porterville Women’s Club

10:30 a.m.      Luncheon and presentation by the Tech Trek girls

Saturday, April 11, 2020            Slate of Officers Due for distribution


Saturday, May 9, 2020               AAUW Annual Business Meeting          10:00 a.m.

This will be AAUW Annual Business Meeting and Installation of Officers.  Location to be announced at a later date.  We are thinking perhaps having lunch at a local restaurant.