Tag: American Association of University Women

AAUW hosts Molly Murphy MacGregor to speak about women’s voting rights

| April 17, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Pleasant Hill-Martinez Branch of the AAUW (American Association of University Women) is very fortunate to have Molly Murphy MacGregor, co-founder and Executive Director of the National Women’s History Alliance (NWHA), as the featured speaker for the April 17 meeting. For 38 years, she and other women have been working with NWHA to ensure that […]

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Chancellor Fred Wood to visit AAUW

Chancellor Fred Wood to visit AAUW

| March 6, 2019 | 0 Comments

Dr. Fred Wood, Chancellor of the Contra Costa Community College District will be the guest speaker at the AAUW meeting on Wednesday, March 20th. He will discuss the current situation of the junior colleges in our county, and present his exciting and innovative ideas for the future. The American Association of University Women (AAUW) will […]

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AAUW Soup Supper

| December 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

The American Association of University Women (AAUW), Pleasant Hill-Martinez Branch, will hold its annual international “Soup Supper” on Wednesday, January 16, 2019, at 6 PM at St.Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, 1601 St. Mary Drive, in Pleasant Hill. Our members will prepare a large selection of homemade soups, breads and desserts. Bring your own soup bowl and […]

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AAUW holiday fashion show fundraiser

| November 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Pleasant Hill-Martinez Branch of the AAUW (American Association of University Women) in partnership with Macy’s is sponsoring “Remarkable You”, a Fashion Show Fundraiser on Saturday, December 1, 2018. The event starts at 1:00 PM at Macy’s in Walnut Creek located at 1301 Broadway Plaza. We will gather at the second floor Women’s Apparel section. […]

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Bowl for fun and profit

| November 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

AAUW (American Association of University Women) will hold a Bowling Blast event on Saturday, November 17, 2018, at the Paddock Bowl at 5915 Pacheco Boulevard in Pacheco. Each team will have four players (with one alternate if needed). Each player pays $25.00. Family teams are encouraged. Single players can register and will be assigned to […]

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National Park Ranger Betty Reid Soskin to speak at AAUW Community Event

National Park Ranger Betty Reid Soskin to speak at AAUW Community Event

| October 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

Famed National Park Service Ranger Betty Reid Soskin turned 97 on September 22 but she doesn’t let that slow her down. Her blog shows 29 events, including two separate flights to Southern California, planned from October 1 through Wednesday, November 7, the day she speaks about her life and experiences at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church […]

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AAUW welcome brunch

AAUW welcome brunch

| August 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

AAUW Pleasant Hill-Martinez branch invites prospective members with an AA, BA/BS or higher degree to join them at the “Welcome Brunch” from 10 am. to noon, Saturday, September 15, at a member’s home in Martinez. The American Association of University Women (AAUW) promotes equity for all women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy and research. […]

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Pleasant Hill-Martinez AAUW Scholarship and Tech Trek recipients

Pleasant Hill-Martinez AAUW Scholarship and Tech Trek recipients

| July 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

At our Pleasant Hill-Martinez AAUW (American Association of University Women) June Brunch, scholarship awards were presented to local High School Seniors and middle school girls. College scholarships were awarded to five students from local high schools, and five girls from local Middle Schools and Junior High will attend our AAUW Tech Trek camp. Each recipient […]

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Pleasant Hill- Martinez AAUW A Salute to Spring 2018

Pleasant Hill- Martinez AAUW A Salute to Spring 2018

| May 9, 2018 | 0 Comments

  The American Association of University Women of Pleasant Hill-Martinez, (AAUW) will host their Salute to Spring on May 19th in Martinez. Some members of the planning committee (L to R): Marlene De Laurenti, Cheryl Buscaglia, Janice Walker, Sandy Wolfe, Claudia Bass, Sherrie Moore, Barbara Minneman.   Please join Pleasant Hill-Martinez AAUW (American Association of […]

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Pleasant Hill-Martinez AAUW Annual Layette Shower

Pleasant Hill-Martinez AAUW Annual Layette Shower

| April 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

At their Annual Layette Shower, the Pleasant Hill-Martinez AAUW (American Association of University Women) branch generously donated baby gifts to the Hillcrest Congregational Church in Pleasant Hill Social Service Program. So many beautiful items were received — hand-made quilts, afghans, receiving blankets and hats, and adorable baby clothes — sleepers, newborn outfits, sweaters, and booties, […]

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