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. or 7:00 p.m.

Monday, October 21, 7:00 p.m. at the home of Yvonne Payne
Book: Where Did You Go Bernadette by Maria Semple

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

Tuesday, October 22, 12:00 pm at the home of Phyllis Finger
Topic: The Weather Makers by Tim Flannery

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

Diversity:  Deeds and Dialogue
Contact Rosemary Baker
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 30 at the home of Norma Ferguson
Topic: Finish White Fragility by Robin Diangelo

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

Wednesday, December 4th at Hampton Winds at NCC

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. New members are welcomed.

Check back soon for the new schedule.

Mah Jongg
Contact Toni Hoffman
Members are beginners learning how to play the game of Mah Jongg, American version.
2nd and 4th Monday at 10:00 a.m.

Monday, October 14, 10:00 at the home of Rosemary Baker
Monday, October 28, 10:00 at the home of Randi Blauth

Tapas Dining
Contact Yvonne Payne

This is a group of AAUW members, (partners welcomed) who will meet to explore small dish dining. Each member will bring a dish to share. If you are interested in being a hostess, please contact Yvonne Payne or Fran Kennedy

Saturday, October 19, 5:00 p.m.
Hostess: Yvonne Payne

Stitch and B’
Yvonne Payne
This is a handicraft group open to all members. Bring a new or ongoing needlework project – knitting, embroidery, sewing – and a love of good conversation.

Thursday, October 3, 2:00 pm
Hostess: Yvonne Payne