Branch Meetings

2023-24 Branch meetings usually take place September through June unless specified below.

If you have any questions about the events listed below, please contact us at

Aug 26
Saturday AAUW Lunch BunchDash of Salt and Pepper, 2201 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, 60614. Street parking. Near Oz Park. website: All are welcome
RSVP: To Megan Moser via email or call/text 773-575-1886
Sept 23 What: How Survivors of Torture Recover and Share Their Humanity with
guest speaker Nancy J. Bothne
When: Saturday, September 23rd 11:00am
Where: Home of Member Paula Purdue 714 W. Sheridan Rd Apt. 1E, Chicago
Parking: CTA Bus line 8, 36, 151, 146, or 80 or CTA Red Line train
Meter street parking on Broadway – a half block west of her condo.
RSVP: To or call/text Lori Switzer 773 230 1063

October 5

Latina Equal Pay Day – social media online event
October 19-21 AAUW Regional Convention “REACHING NEW HEIGHTS – TOGETHER”
WHEN: OCTOBER 19-21 2023
FEATURING: KEYNOTE SPEAKER, LISA MAATZ, Public Policy & Organizational Consultant

October 28

The History Makers
Where: 1900 S Michigan Ave, Chicago 10:00am – noon
Interested Members will walk to lunch at La Cantina Mexican Restaurant.
Parking: Public transportation, street parking or nearby paid lots.
RSVP: To or
call/text Lori Switzer 773 230 1063 by Thursday, Oct. 26
November 4 Lunch Bunch Looking for something to do on a Saturday morning? Join us for food (cost is yours) and conversation. This is a just an informal get together. AAUW info might be discussed or the latest True Crime documentary you watched. Or just looking to try out a new restaurant with friends. But everyone is welcome including non members.

Roux 1055 E. 55th St Chicago, IL 60615  11:00 am

RSVP Megan Moser at or phone at 773-575-1886.

November 11

What: Meet the Fellows and Grantees

Time: 10:30 am via zoom After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. Co-hosted by the Jane Addams Branch

December 10 Jane Addams Day in Illinois
January 13, 2024


February 21

Public Policy with Sarah Labadie, Director of Advocacy and Policy from Women Employed, at 10:00am via Zoom


A Community Guide to Human Trafficking  7:30pm via Zoom with Elisa Munoz, the Human Trafficking Victim Coordinator for the State’s Attorney’s Office Human Trafficking Unit in Chicago.


March International Women’s Day

National Equal Pay Day

April 19-20 AAUW-IL State Convention: Celebrating 100 Years of Empowering Women                                        Elgin Community College, Elgin, IL
June  year end meeting