Programs and Events 2011-2012

September 12, 2011, 6:30 p.m. “A Sharing Event” in St. Peters Parish House, 15 N. Franklin St.– Bring a friend, a potluck dish to share, and a highlight from your summer to tell the group about

*September 15, 2011, 7:00 p.m. “Issues Forum” at JVS (Area Career Center) North Campus, 1610 St. Route 521, co-sponsored with the League of Women Voters — Learn about the School Levies and Local Issues on the November Ballot (Location TBD)

October 3, 2011, 7:15 p.m. “Explore the New Library” — Meet in the community meeting room of the Orange Branch of the Delaware County District Library, 7171 Gooding Blvd.

*October 19, 2011, 7:00 p.m. “Candidates Night” at the Delaware Township Hall, 2590 Liberty Rd co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters –Learn about Delaware City Council and Delaware Township Trustee candidates and Delaware City and Buckeye Valley school board candidates on the November Ballot

*October 20, 2011, 7:00 p.m. “Candidates Night” at the Delaware County Bank headquarters, 110 Riverbend Ave., Lewis Center sponsored by the League of Women Voters–Learn about Powell City Council, Orange and Liberty Township Trustee candidates and Olentangy school board candidates on the November Ballot

November 3, 2011, 7:00 p.m.– Ohio Wesleyan Colloquium, Deborah Bräutigam looks at China-Africa relations, foreign aid, industrialization, state-building, and development. Meet at Amatos Woodfired Pizza, 6 S Sandusky St. for dinner at 5:30 p.m. for business meeting and dinner before the program.

*November 8, 2011, Election Day, VOTE

November 14, 2011, 7:30.m. Board Meeting at St. Peters Parish House, 15 N. Franklin St

December 5, 2011, 6:30 p.m. “Holiday Dinner Meeting” at The Warehouse, 1003 U.S. 23 North

January 9, 2012, 7:15 p.m. “Half the Sky” book discussion at St. Peter’s Parish House, 15 N. Franklin St. — This book is about empowering women in the developing world book by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn.

*January 24, 2012, 6:00 p.m., Freedom of Choice Ohio Coalition and National Council of Jewish Women Columbus Division invite you to celebrate the 39th anniversary of Roe v. Wade at a reception and the showing of the film “When Abortion Was Illegal: Untold Stories” at Gateway Film Center, 1550 N. High St., Columbus. Tickets are $15 regular/$10 student. You can reserve your ticket to both the reception and film screening by mailing your contact information and check to FOCO, c/o NARAL Pro-Choice Ohio, 57 Jefferson Ave., Columbus, OH 43215. You can also reserve your ticket online at Please RSVP by January 20, 2012.If you have questions, please call (614) 221-2594. (Parking for the Gateway Film Center is in the garage located next door to the cinema on both 9th and 11th avenues. Parking is $1 after ticket validation inside the theater.)

February 6, 2012, 7:15 p.m., the Rev. Emmanuel and Beatrice Twesigye , will speak on “Uganda: Yesterday and Today” in the Bayley Room of the Beeghly Library at Ohio Wesleyan University.

*March 6, 2012 Primary Election Day, Vote!!!

March 12, 2012, 7:15 p.m. in St. Peter’s Church Parish House, 15 N. Franklin St., Delaware, OH– “Women’s Health Care” — Nancy Pitts, Ohio Regional Coordinator for Raising Women’s Voices (a national initiative that advocates for women’s concerns in health care reform) will speak on the changes affecting women’s health care as a result of the Affordable Care Act (commonly referred to as Obamacare) which became law effective March 23, 2010. Nancy is, also, the Board Chair of Women Have Options and a member of the FOCO (Freedom of Choice of Ohio) coalition.

April 1, 2012, 3:00 p.m. “A Tea for OWU Senior Women” at Austin Manor, 95 Elizabeth St. Diane Regan, Past President AAUW/Ohio and Deborah Wooldridge, President Elect AAUW/Ohio will introduce the Senior Women to AAUW and speak about how AAUW can help them get ahead.

April 14-15, AAUW Ohio’s Annual Equity Day and Convention, at the Findlay Inn, Findlay, OH

May 5, 2012, 9:30 a.m., “Breakfast Brunch and Installation” at 1901 Stratford Rd

*August 7, 2012 Special Election Day Exercise your right to vote!