Programs

2018-2019

Guests are welcome to attend our programs.

September 20, 2018:
“Why Title IX Remains Relevant Today” and Branch Kickoff for 2018-2019
Speaker: Kimberly Jones, Lawrence University Title IX Coordinator

Location: Fellowship Hall, First United Methodist Church, 325 E. Franklin St., Appleton
5:45 pm – Gathering with snacks

6:15 pm Speaker
7:15 pm Business Meeting.
Get acquainted with other branch members and learn about programs & events happening this year.

October 11, 2018: Book Sale Work Night

Location: Inside Northland Mall
4:00 pm
– Sale room open to start working
5:00 pm – Box Lunch (optional) & brief Business Meeting, followed by 
more sale set-up
Ordering box lunches will begin in September. Watch our newsletter for the last day to place orders.

November 8, 2018:
“Resiliency: Reflecting on What We All Need in Order to Thrive”
Panel Discussion: Chris Wardlow, Megan McLachlan, Cindy Czarnik-Neimeyer, Vicki Rivera

Location: Elisha D. Smith Public Library, 440 1st Street, Menasha
5:45 pm – Gathering
6:00 pm – Program
7:15 pm – Business Meeting

December 1, 2018: Holiday Brunch & Auctions

Location: Riverview Gardens, 1101 S Oneida St, Appleton

8:30 am – Gather and view items for drawings & auctions
9:00 am – Brunch, short business meeting, followed by 
drawings & auctions
Proceeds from this fundraiser go to our convention fund, Tech Savvy, and NCCWSL.

January 14, 2019:
“Opiates in the Fox Valley: Understanding the Threat to All of Us”
Team Presentation led by Sean Kuether, Community Liaison Officer, Appleton Police Department

Location: Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church, 3009 North Meade Street, Appleton
6:00 pm – Gathering
6:15 pm – Program
7:00 pm – Business Meeting

February 9, 2019:
“Understanding Your County Board and What It Can Do For You”
Panel of County Board Supervisors from Calumet, Outagamie, & Winnebago Counties

Location: Leaven Building, 1475 Opportunity Way, Menasha
9:15 am – Gathering
9:30 am – Program followed by Business Meeting
Optional lunch at a nearby restaurant at 11:45 am.

March 19, 2019:
10th Annual Influential Women in STEM Essay Contest Recognition
Speaker: To Be Announced

Location: Appleton Public Library, 225 N. Oneida Street, Appleton
6:15 pm Gathering with reception for Essayists & Guests
6:30 pm  Awards Ceremony & Essays
7:00 pm Speaker and Business Meeting

April 9, 2019:
“Who Are the Native American Women Living in Wisconsin?”
Speaker: Dr. Renee Gralewicz, Professor at UW-Fox Valley

Location: Memorial Presbyterian Church, 803 E. College Avenue, Appleton
6:00 pm – Gathering
6:15 pm  Program
7:15 pm – Business Meeting

May 23, 2019:
Dinner with Awarding of Scholarships, Branch Member Anniversary Celebrations, Retirement and Installation of Officers

Location: Fellowship Hall, First United Methodist Church, 325 E. Franklin St., Appleton
5:15 pm  Gathering
5:30 pm  Dinner
6:25 pm Scholarship Recipient Awards, Member Anniversary Celebrations, Business Meeting, Retirement of Outgoing Officers and Installation of New Officers