Interest Groups

The Easton Branch has several interest groups created to stimulate discussions, encourage networking, and support the community. Every group looks forward to new participants. If you have ideas for additional groups, let us know.

Book Discussion
Contact Toni Hoffman
Members choose fiction and non-fiction and discuss one book at each meeting. Meetings are held at the individual members’ homes.
3rd Monday, 1:30 p.m.

Monday, October 16, 1:30 p.m. at the home of Annette Stoody
Book: The Glass Universe: How The Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took the Measure of the Stars by Dava Sobel

International Relations
Contact Jean Riker
Members meet to discuss current issues and important figures in the news in our ever more global environment.
4th Tuesday, 1:30 p.m.

The theme for this year is Growth and Change in Economics and How iI Affects International Relations

Tuesday, October 24, 1:30 pm at the home of Jean Riker
Topic: Economic Situation in France

Wednesday Evening Bridge

Contact Rosemary Baker
Members meet every Tuesday or Wednesday to play bridge.

Diversity:  Deeds and Dialogue
Contact Fran Kennedy
Members of this group come from the Easton, Bethlehem, and Allentown branches to discuss issues around race, age, gender, and more. The group is concerned with social action as well as social justice
4th Wednesday, 7:00 p.m.

Wednesday, October 25th at the home of Rosemary Baker
Topic: Racism Without Racists  5th Edition by Eduardo Bonilla-Silva

Out To Lunch
Contact Janet Heffner
Members meet for lunch once a month, weather and holidays permitting. All AAUW members are welcome to join this group. Call Janet if you would like to join this group.
1st Thursday at 12:30 p.m.

Rotating Gourmet
Contact Lois Wildrick
This is a group of AAUW members and their spouses, as well as singles, who meet four times a year. Each member chooses a recipe to prepare from a menu created by a committee, and the whole group shares in the cost of the meal. The people, menus and locations change with each meal. 

Members will be contacted about fall menus.

Mah Jongg
Contact Toni Hoffman

Members are beginners learning how to play the game of Mah Jongg, American version.
2nd and 4th Monday at 10:30 a.m.

Monday, October 9, 10:30 am at the home of Annette Stoody
Monday, October 23, 10:30 at the home of Rosemary Baker