2017-2018 Meetings and Programs

Our branch meetings are at Riverview Methodist Church located at the top of 11th Street and Darlington Road, Beaver Falls, PA unless otherwise noted.

Saturday, September 8, 2017:   Wooden Angel Restaurant, Beaver, PA  10:30 (Reservations Required)  Linda Tozier, AAUW Western District Coordinator, will update us on the National Convention as well as PA AAUW updates  

Thursday, October 5, 2017  – 7:00 pm:      Jeff Sneddon is a local writer, researcher, and historian.  His presentation will be “Beaver County History in Photos.”  Jeff writes a weekly column in the Beaver County Times and also teaches classes at Geneva College and Community College of Beaver County  

Thursday, November 2, 2017 – 7:00 pm:        Shira Goldstein, MD    Dr. Goldstein practices medicine at the Medical Group Associates of Internal Medicine in Beaver.  Prior to completing her residence at the Heritage Valley Family Medicine Residency Program, with a concentration in women’s Health, she graduated from the medical College of Virginia.

A CHANGE THIS YEAR:   Members are to bring a gift donation for Shut-Ins in November  and Bri g gift donations for The Women’s Center in December.   Please do not wrap your donations.
Suggested Items include: assorted nail polish; alarm clocks/small radios; large tote/overnigbags; puzzle books; flashlights with batteries, curling irons/blow dryers; slipper (assorted sizes); bath robes (assorted sizes), bath and body gift sets; one size fits all sleepwear.
Community Connection:  Bingo Night at Friendship Ridge is an annual event.  Members assist the residence in a fun evening playing bingo.  This activity  takes place in November.

Thursday, December 7, 2017 – 7:00 pm:   David  Hodge will provide a wonderful presentation of Christmas Music ☃🎄  Dave is a partner in Harper & Hodge in Beaver.  He is an investment Advisor Representative with Comprehensive Capital Management, Inc. He specializes in financial planning, retirement planning and elder issues. 

Saturday, February 3, 2018 – 10:00 am:  Jay Paisley  Upon the receipt of letters written during the time of the Civil Warbu a resident of the Darlington area.  Mr. Paisley, a retired teacher of the Blackhawk School District,realized the significance of these letters, “The Huffman Letters,” as they gave insight from an enlisted man’s perspective. 

Saturday, March 3, 2018 – 10:00 am:   Polly Shaw    Polly is the recently published author of Moraine State Park.   In her book, she details ‘Life Along the Western Allegheny Railroad’ from Queens Junction to New Castle.  This rail line was situated where the current Lake Arthur is located.

Thursday, April 5, 2018 – 7:00 pm:   Yellow Ribbon Girls    Patti and Bonnie Phillippi and Vicki Henley will discuss their project of sending care packages to deployed servicemen monthly  They have been doing this since 2003.

Saturday, May 5, 2017, 11:00 am

Spring Luncheon to Honor Scholarship Awardees and Installation of Officers
Wooden Angel Restaurant, Beaver, Pa (Reservations required)