Interest Groups

Longmont AAUW members participate in a variety of interest groups.  Read quick descriptions of the groups and get contact information below; follow the links to pages with more in-depth information about each of groups.

Evening Book Club: This group meets the third Thursday of the month from 7:00 to 8:30. For more information contact: Bev Schrenk at 303.772.7987  Books and locations are published in the newsletter; members are welcome to attend only the discussions in which they are interested.  Here’s the list of books the group has read over the last several years.

Memoir Writing Group/ Leaving a Legacy: These writers meet the first Thursday of the month from 6:30 to 8:00. For more information contact:  Kathy Flynn at 303.772.4636  Members share and discuss their writings and encourage each other in preserving a history of family happenings, anecdotes, and character profiles.  Come join us as we relive yesterday and preserve stories for our family and friends.

Great Decisions: Starting in mid-January each year, members and nonmembers meet for eight or nine Mondays from 12:30 to 2:30.  Informed by the nonpartisan Foreign Policy Association’s briefing book, they discover the history of eight foreign policy issues, learn the United States’ various policy options, and discuss the possible outcomes of each choice.  For particulars about the 2017 program, see Great Decisions 2017.  For more information contact:                         Sue Hughes at 303.776.4541  or Darcy Juday at 303.774.9700  This group welcomes non-members.

Cinematique: Movie aficionados meet monthly on a Sunday evening to watch a film and discuss it.  Click here to learn about the movie night format or for a list of movies they’ve watched in the past couple of years.  Because of space constraints, at this time the group is closed to new members.  Call Mary McCoy at 303.776.3803 for suggestions about starting a new group, Cinematique II.

Gourmet Dinner Club: AAUW members and their spouses gather three or four times a year on a weekend evening to enjoy the wonderful world of food.  For more information, call Vicki Moran at 303.772.8775.  Read more about how the Gourmet evenings are organized, and find plans and recipes from past events and a list of dinner themes from the last decade.