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December 2018

 3      Monday      Board Meeting. Meets 3:00 pm at Kay Duffy’s house, 20637 Leonard Road, Saratoga —NOT at the Fire Station.

 4      Tuesday      Conversations in Spanish. Meets 1:30-3:00 pm at Nancy Anderson’s home, 1639 Daphne Dr, San Jose. Join us to develop, maintain, or improve your conversational skills. RSVP to Nancy Anderson, 408-348-3427. Chair: Nancy Anderson. Please note: this is the only meeting for December. New Members and Visitors are Welcome.

 11      Tuesday      Committee for Homeless Women and Children. Meets 11:00 am for annual gift wrapping and holiday potluck at Nancy Anderson’s house, 1639 Daphne Dr, San Jose, 408-348-3427. Chair: Nancy Anderson, 408-348-3427.

13      Thursday      Scenic Hikes and Walks. HOLIDAY HIKE AND PARTY. One of our favorite hikes along the banks of beautiful FALL CREEK, near Felton, followed by our annual holiday lunch on the deck of friendly Hallcrest Winery. Bring “goodies” to share for lunch. Kay provides drinks, plates, utensils. Meet Promptly! 9AM Los Gatos. (If the weather is poor we will walk locally and party at Kay’s at 11:30. Call Kay duffy at 408-867-0508).

 19  Wednesday   Let’s Do Lunch. Meets at 12:00 pm at a Saratoga Retirement Center, 14500 Fruitvale Ave, Saratoga. RSVP to Host, Roberta London, 408-741-7645. Chair: Joanna Yates, 408-395-2950. Join us for friendship and lively conversation.

21      Friday      AM Book Review. Meets at 9:30 am for book discussion. Bring a book (good or bad) you would like to talk about. For meeting location, contact chair, Margaret Bard 408-377-6625, or margaretbard@gmail.com. Come and Find Your Next Great Read.

 27      Thursday      BACK BY NOON HIKE – NO EXCUSES. Exercise after all that holiday food by walking and talking with friends. Bring family too! Meet promptly! 9AM Saratoga

27      Thursday      Film Buffs. Call Marlene Lamb for time and location, 408-497-1555. Chair, Marlene Lamb.

 January, 2019

4      Friday      ARMCHAIR ADVENTURE TRAVELER: Exploring Patagonia. Presented by photographer Gary Marcos. Join Gary and wife Anne as they journey through Patagonia, located in South America and spanning both Argentina and Brazil, and well known for its majestic and dramatic mountains. In 2018 Gary staged many2-3 night backpacking trips within Patagonia’s Nahel Huapi National Park. You will see the mountains, trails and refuges in these remote locations.

7      Monday      Board Meeting. Meets 3:00 pm at the Saratoga Fire Station, Community Room (corner of Saratoga Ave & Saratoga/Los Gatos Rd.)

8      Tuesday      Committee for Homeless Women and Children. Meets 3:30 pm, at Nancy Anderson’s house, 1639 Daphne Dr, San Jose, 408-348-3427. Chair: Nancy Anderson, 408-348-3427.

10   Thursday      Scenic Hikes and Walks. UVAS CANYON WATERFALLS. Hike up the canyon past numerous beautiful falls, then loop through the oak forest to the viewpoint and picnic table. Bring lunch. Seasonal rain will make the hike special. Meet promptly, 9:00 AM, Los Gatos. Questions? Jane Bishop, 408-356-7796; Kay Duffy, 408-867-0508. New Hikers Welcome!

16      Wednesday      Let’s Do Lunch. Meets at 12:30 pm at Steamers Grill House, 31 University Ave, Los Gatos. RSVP to Chair, Joanna Yates, 408-395-2950. Join our interesting group for fun and lively conversation.1

18      Friday      AM Book Review. Meets at 9:30 am for book discussion. Bring a book (good or bad) you would like to talk about. For meeting location, contact chair, Margaret Bard 408-377-6625, or margaretbard@gmail.com. Come and Find Your Next Great Read.

22   Tuesday      Conversations in Spanish. Meets 1:30-3:00 pm at Nancy Anderson’s home, 1639 Daphne Dr, San Jose. Join us to develop, maintain, or improve your conversational skills. Contact Nancy Anderson, 408-348-3427.

24      Thursday      BACK BY NOON HIKE . Meet promptly! 9 AM, Saratoga. Questions? Jane Bishop, 408-356-7796 or Kay Duffy, 408-867-0508.

26      Saturday    Why Does AAUW Matter?  Explore the future of AAUW with Carolyn Garfein, AAUW national president (2009 – 2013) and member o the UW 2018 Strategic Plan Task Force.  Open to all branch members and guests.  No RSVP needed.  Sponsored by Morgan Hill AAUW.  For additional information contact Carol O’Hare 408-782-9029m cbohare@garlic,com

29      Tuesday      Film Buffs. Meets 1:00 pm, at Vicki Feigelson’s home, 20075 Seagull Way, Saratoga, 408-255-8822. Chair, Marlene Lamb. 408-497-1555.

31      Thursday      TRAIL CLEAN-UP. Meet promptly, 9 AM, Los Gatos. Questions? Jane Bishop, 408-356-7796 or Kay Duffy, 408-867-0508.

31      Thursday      AUTHORS’ LUNCHEON, 11:00 am – 2:30 pm, the Terraces of Los Gatos, (800 Blossom Hill Rd, Los Gatos) Meet our three authors and have them autograph their books. Cost $55 per person and benefits AAUW FUNDS.  2019 Author_Luncheon_PDF

February, 2019

1      Friday      ARMCHAIR ADVENTURE TRAVELER. Journeys through Bhutan and Nepal, presented by AAUW member Virginia Turner. The Kingdom of Bhutan, set among the majestic Himalayan peaks, offers many historic dzongs (forts), Buddhist shrines and temples, and the world’s most beautiful airport. Join the hike to Taktsang (Tiger’s Nest) monastery, which hangs on a precarious cliff 3,000 ft above the Paro Valley. Then fly to Nepal and take a helicopter ride uip Mt. Everest, to land at 17,700 ft—certainly a high point of any trip the this part of the worls.

4      Monday      Board Meeting. Meets 3:00 pm at the Saratoga Fire Station, Community Room (corner of Saratoga Ave & Saratoga/Los Gatos Rd.)

5      Tuesday      Conversations in Spanish. Meets 1:30-3:00 pm at Nancy Anderson’s home, 1639 Daphne Dr, San Jose. Join us to develop, maintain, or improve your conversational skills. RSVP to Nancy Anderson, 408-348-3427. New Members and Visitors are Welcome.

12      Tuesday      Committee for Homeless Women and Children. Meets 3:30 pm at Nancy Anderson’s house, 1639 Daphne Dr, San Jose, 408-348-3427. Chair: Nancy Anderson, 408-348-3427.

14      Thursday      Scenic Hikes and Walks. VALENTINES’ DAY LIVERMORE RAMBLE. Bring your lover or best friend on this easy hike along a lovely creek-side trail to picnic and tasting at Wente Winery. Meet Promptly! 9AM Los Gatos.

15      Friday      AM Book Review. Meets at 9:30 am for book discussion. Bring a book (good or bad) you would like to talk about. For meeting location, contact chair, Margaret Bard 408-377-6625, or margaretbard@gmail.com. Come and Find Your Next Great Read.

20  Wednesday Let’s Do Lunch. Meets at 12:30 pm at Park Place Restaurant, at the Cypress Hotel, corner of De Anza and Stevens Creek Blvds, Cupertino. RSVP to Host, Dr. Babs, 408-252-7608, Chair: Joanna Yates, 408-395-2950. Everyone is welcome to join us for good food and lively conversation.

26      Tuesday      Conversations in Spanish. Meets 1:30-3:00 pm at Nancy Anderson’s home, 1639 Daphne Dr, San Jose. Join us to develop, maintain, or improve your conversational skills. RSVP to Nancy Anderson, 408-348-3427. New Members and Visitors are Welcome.

26      Tuesday      Film Buffs. Meets 1:00 pm at Cathy Foscato’s house, 18327 Lexington Dr, Los Gatos, 408-354-7178. Chair, Marlene Lamb, 408-497-1555

28      Thursday      BACK BY NOON HIKE. Meet promptly! 9 AM Saratoga

                                   

 

 

 

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