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, February 19, 1:30 p.m. at the home of Zoe Roble
Book: A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles

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, February 27, 1:30 pm at the home of Marian Cunningham
Topic: Economics in South Eastern Asian Nations (ASEAN)

Wednesday Afternoon 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, February 28 at the home of Norma Ferguson
Topic: We Were Eight Years in Power by Ta-Nehisi Coates,
Chapter 6: Notes from the 6th Year, The Case for Reparations

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. 

The rotating gourmet meal assignments and winter meal recipes have been sent. Hosts for the winter (Russian) dinner are Elle Conti, Rosemary Baker and Margaret Skaarup.

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, February 26, 10:30 am at the home of Toni Hoffman