The Sussex County Branch of the AAUW New Jersey met at a new business in Newton operated by a young woman, promoting women in business is so very important. The food, atmosphere and service was exceptional. We highly recommend you give them a try!
Mary Rapuano is still collecting school supplies, medical supplies, arts and crafting things for the trip to the Dominican Republic. Thanks to those who have donated already.
Once again, the United Nations will be holding their annual CTAUN Conference. This years subject is Refugees in the 21st century. If you are interested in attending, you should register early at WWW.CTAUN.com
December 10, 2016 has been set as our annual holiday party at Lynn Beckmann’s lovely home.
We will bring a covered dish and meet at 11 AM
After reading the book Blood, Bones and Butter,in the Sussex County AAUW Branches Book club, it was decided to take a road trip to see where the author’s restaurant is located in the East Village in NYC. We have a road trip on November 19th to have brunch plus visit a women’s art museum in the city. We are very excited about this road trip and would like to thank Debbie Wikander and Mary Rapuano for offering to drive us in the city. Interested persons will meet at the Sparta Methodist Church at 8:30 AM enjoy brunch then visit Pen and Brush an art gallery promoting women’s art.
On September 10, 2016 , AAUW Sussex County Branch held our annual Road Rallye to raise money for local scholarships. Over $800 was made in donations to distribute in scholarships in the spring. Special thanks to Lynn Beckmann who planned the event. Thank you all who participated, donated and volunteered. Special thanks to the ladies in Crystal Springs who helped make the rallye so successful.