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.

No meetings scheduled over the summer.

Monday, September 17, 1:30 p.m. at the home of Yvonne Payne
Book: Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders 

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.

No meetings scheduled over the summer.

Tuesday, September 25, 1:30 pm at the home of Yvonne Payne
Topic: The Future is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia by        Masha Gessen

Wednesday 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, August 29, 7:00 pm at the home of Rosemary Baker
Topic: Discuss Becoming Ms. Burton by Susan Burton and Cari Lynn

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. 

Schedules and menus will be distributed in October.

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, August 13, 10:30 am at the home of Rosemary Baker
Monday, August 27, 10:30 at the home of Annette Stoody