February and March Branch Meetings

The February Branch meeting will take place on Wednesday February 4th at 10:30 a.m. in the Greenburgh Public Library.  The presentation will be OSSINING MATTERS AND OSSINING SCHOOL DISTRICT COLLABORATION:  INNOVATION AND INSPIRATION.  Learn about innovative educational STEM programs created by teachers and staff funded by Ossining MATTERS.Ossining Matters

The March Branch meeting will be held on Wednesday March 4th at 6 pm in the Greenburgh Public Library.  We are honored to welcome as our speaker the AAUW NY State President Edwina Frances Martin.  Ms. Martin will share her personal story and how it connected her to AAUW, her Goals for AAUW, a preview of the 2015 AAUW NY State Convention, and will provide answers to your questions and comments about AAUW.    For further details about Ms. Martin and her work please see the current issue of CHIPS.    Don’t miss this opportunity to hear our dynamic State President.  SAVE THE DATE !

Upcoming Interest Group Meetings

Art Interest Group:   The Art Interest Group will meet onMOMA
Friday, February 6  to visit the Museum of Modern Art.
Contact Natalie Schifano if you wish to go.

On Friday, February 13, there will be a trip to the New York Historical Society,  On exhibit are the following:  Annie Leibovitz’s Pilgrimage; Chinese American: Exclusion/Inclusion; Holiday Express:  Toys and Trains from the Jerni collection; the NY Gallery of American History; Freedom Journey 1965: photographs of the Selma to Montgomery march.
Contact Marilee Scheuneman if you plan to come on the 13th.

Chasing Culture Interest Group:  Please join us Tuesday February 24 at 11 a.m.
at The Cooper-Hewitt Museum with lunch at Pascalou.
Please contact Pam Margand by February 17 for reservations.

Common Core Interest Group: Wednesday January 21 at 10 a.m. in the Greenburgh Library.
Topic: Ideas About How to Implement Common Core Math in Elementary School.
Speaker: Sandra Flank.  Contact: Jane Pendergast.

Current Issues Discussion: Friday January 30th at 10:00 a.m. in Selena Barron’s home.
Topic:  “Cuba: U.S. and Cuban Relations,  Past, Present and Future”
All are welcome to attend.  Contact: Marie McKellar

play reading poetry interest group

Play Reading Group: Tuesday February 10th at 1:00 p.m., at the Mt. Pleasant Library.  Play:  selections from 24 FAVORITE ONE ACT PLAYS.  Contact: Joyce Koyner.

Poetry Interest Group:  Tuesday February 24th  at 1:30 p.m. in the home of Janice Rabinowitz.  We will start our series of FAITH and DOUBT in POETRY.   Contact: Mary Ellen LeClair.

STEM Interest Group:  Wednesday February 11th at 10:00 a.m.cloud computing
Greenburgh Public Library
Topic:  HOW SAFE IS YOUR COMPUTER ?
(the Biology of DNA and Genetic Counseling will be our March topic)
All are welcome.  Contact:  Sandra Flank

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