Friday, March 1, 2013

MARCH 2013

Local Authors Day
Saturday, March 2
11:00am - 2:30pm
Lake Forest Book Store
680 N. Western Avenue, Lake Forest, IL
Featuring AAUW member & women's historian/author Barbara Joan Zeitz
  • The At the Movies interest group will discuss the Danish film In a Better World (2010, 2011 in U.S.), which won the Golden Globe and Academy Award for best foreign film, at 7pm, Monday, March 4.
  • Due to inclement weather, Reflections on Reading interest group discussion of Sandcastle Girls will be rescheduled at a later date.  Meanwhile, at 7pm, Thursday, March 7, the group will discuss Moloka'i (Alan Brennert).
    International Women's Day
    Friday, March 8
    10:30am - International Fair, Noon - Keynote Luncheon
    The Union League Club of Chicago
    65 W. Jackson Boulevard, Chicago, IL
    For more information or to register, please visit
    (Co-sponsored by AAUW Illinois)
    Women's History Month Event
    Featured: Lise Eliot, PhD, author of Pink Brain, Blue Brain
    Saturday, March 9
    9am registration, 9:30am brunch ($10)
    State of the Lakes Bank
    50 Commerce Drive, Grayslake, IL
  • The 7pm, Tuesday, March 12, general meeting of WABAAW will be held at the Zion-Benton Public Library.  Julia Pendl will speak about her book Memoir of the Sunday Brunch.  As  usual, this meeting is free and open to the public.
International SWAN (Support Women Artists Now) Day Events
Free screenings of the film Divan
Featuring Pearl Gluck, introduction by AAUW member Jan Lisa Huttner
6pm, Wednesday, March 13, Harold Washington Library Center, Chicago, IL
1pm, Thursday, March 14, Northbrook Public Library, Northbrook, IL
  • The Book Review interest group will meet at 1pm, Thursday, March 21.
  • The Philippines will be the topic of discussion when the Travelogue interest group meets at 7pm, Tuesday, March 26.
  • The branch board will meet at 7pm, Thursday, March 28.

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