Monthly Meeting Information

This page includes up-to-date meeting information and a list of meeting hostesses.

****  Due to several issues, we will NOT be meeting at Sweetheart Winery on April 23.  But we have a wonderful alternative.  We will be meeting at the Lincoln Gallery at 6:30.  The Gallery is located one half block south of the Loveland Museum next to a parking lot….429 N. Lincoln.  Amy Blackwell, our state president, will be our speaker.  ********

 Our sympathy goes out to Marj Swett whose sister, Sharon Haman, died yesterday, April 16.  Several of us knew Sharon when she was in our Book Club before she became ill.  A service has not yet been scheduled.

Meeting Places:

December:  Rabbask Artisan Boutique, 243 E. 4th St (across the street from Henry’s).

Topics and Speakers:

October 23 – 6:30 pm – Artspace – Mindy McCloughan, CEO of the Loveland Chamber of Commerce: The state of women in business in Loveland

November 27 – 6:30 pm – Artspace – Jody Shattuck-McNally from the Colorado Education Network and Gordon Jones, Chief Financial Officer of the Thompson School District: School Financing and TABOR.

December 11 – 6:30 pm – Rabbask Artisan Boutique – Women Give Recipient – Speaker;         mini-fashion show featuring members; holiday celebration (please bring finger foods to share)

January 27 – 10:00 am (Saturday) – Artspace – Marcia Smeltzer, former CSU Women’s Athletic
Administrator on Title IX on campuses

February 26 – 6:30 pm – Artspace – Rikki Liske, Elder Law Attorney

March 26 – 6:30 pm – Artspace – Aimee Heckel Markwardt, journalist

April 23 – 6:30pm – Sweetheart Winery, 5500 W Hwy 34 – Amy Blackwell, AAUW-Colorado President.  Topic: AAUW: From Town Hall to the UN:  AAUW’s mission and impact on the local, state, national, and international levels.  WE CAN’T BRING FOOD INTO THE WINERY!

Here is the tentative agenda-
6:30 – 7:00:    Social hour
7:00 – 8:00:  “From Town Hall to the UN”/ Q&A time.
8:00 – 8:15:   Break
8:15 – 8:45:   Business Meeting

May 5 – 11:30 am – Luncheon – Biaggi’s, 5929 Sky Pond Dr (in Centerra), Scholarship Winner Celebration, Speaker from the Colorado Women’s Hall of Fame

Hostesses:

September 25 – Betty Weber and Executive Board

October 23 – Karen Danbom and Marjie Johnson

November 27 – Claudia Ward and Louise Crede

December 11 – Di Worner and Karla Marroquin

January 27 – Kathy Wilson and Jody Shadduck McNally

February 26 – LaDonna Palm and Jean Clune

March 26 – Ellen Thomerson and Judy Pitcher

April  (food and drink needs to be purchased there)– Karen Kuehn and Colleen Woodruff

May 6 – greeter hostess – Martha DiCicco

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