Recent Meetings and Links

Recent Meetings and News

To learn about upcoming events, see our Events and our Groups pages.

Here’s some information about past meetings and events:

2018

Saturday, January 20, 2018  AAUW LV Luncheon Meeting at the Main Street Station Social Club
Program:  Linda Smith, President of the Nevada Test Site Historical Foundation

Saturday, March 17, 2018  AAUW LV Luncheon Meeting at the Main Street Station Social Club
Program:  Being Present in the Moment, Judi Moreo, Speaker and Author

Saturday, May 19, 2018  AAUW LV Luncheon Meeting at the Main Street Station Social Club
Program:  Fiona Carmichael will speak about her harrowing escape from Harare, Zimbabwe with her 2 young sons in the early 1980s after the Dictator Robert Mugabe illegally took over the country in Africa which was formerly Southern Rhodesia.

Saturday, September 15, 2018  AAUW LV Luncheon Meeting at the Main Street Station Social Club  (at 200 North Main Street. Parking is free for guests attending events, so please bring your parking voucher to the meeting so we can get it validated for free parking).
Program:  Meet the Candidates! Every September, AAUW LV invites candidates who will be on Clark County Election ballots (in State and Local elections) to address our members and guests. AAUW has a long history of being non-partisan, but politically active. We influence blocks of votes, so we usually have many of the candidates come to answer questions and offer short messages at our luncheon meeting.

Saturday, October 20, 2018  AAUW LV Luncheon Meeting at the Main Street Station Social Hall
Program:  Chris Giunchigliani, Clark County Commission addressed us. Then we discussed the many interest groups in AAUW Las Vegas. 

2017

Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 11:30 am — AAUW LV Luncheon Meeting at the Main Street Station Social Club
Program:  Linda Kass from High Desert International Film Festival®

Saturday, March 18, 2017 at 11:30 am — AAUW LV Luncheon Meeting at the Main Street Station Social Club. Dr. Jeffrey Geihs, School Associate Superintendent, Clark County School District Turnaround Zone shared the successes of this innovative program.

Sunday, April 23, 2017  from 2-4 pm was our Spring Garden Tea, hosted by President Susan Marlowe at her beautiful home in Mountain’s Edge.  It was a fun event with great food and socializing with AAUW friends and guest.

Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 11:30 am — AAUW LV Luncheon Meeting at the Main Street Station Social Club
Program:  Installation of Officers and Speaker, Edward C. “Chief” Norton II, CPP, founder of Norton Consulting & Investigations. He informed us about his private investigation work, and shared a bit of Las Vegas intrigue and some tips on how we can help keep our neighborhoods and communities safe

Saturday, June 10, 2017   —  Bridge Marathon Wrap Party

August 6, 2017 — Summer Ice Cream Social at Kae’s house. A refreshing get together of friends with great food and a bit of entertainment along with the socializing.

Saturday, September, 2017 at 11:30 am — AAUW LV Luncheon Meeting at the Main Street Station Social Club.
Program:  Our speaker was be Coach Kathy Olivier, UNLV Women’s Basketball Head Coach. 

Saturday, November 11, 2017  AAUW LV Luncheon Meeting at the Main Street Station.
Annual Bazaar (silent auction to fund local scholarships) and Special Entertainment by the president of a local Writer’s Guild. There were more than 75 silent auction items (gift baskets, gift certificates, homemade baked goods,…!) And there were door prizes, too!