Wednesday, January 8 at 7:30pm, AAUW MD officers, branch representatives, and committee chairs will get together for a conference call. Agenda items will include preparations for the April Convention, nominations for officer positions, and a discussion of priorities for AAUW MD.
Sunday, January 26, 2020. ,Register for Women’s Legislative Briefing! AAUW Maryland is proud to once again sponsor the Women’s Legislative Briefing (MLB) on January 26, 2020, at Universities at Shady Grove. Remember to purchase your tickets at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2020-womens-legislative-briefing-registration-75192112633.
This is the 40th anniversary of the MLB, and it does not disappoint! The 2020 WLB theme is “Women’s Voices and Votes Count!” The keynote speaker this year is Barbara Harrison, an award-winning journalist with more than three decades of writing, producing, reporting and anchoring. To volunteer for this event or for more information contact Anita Rosen at firstname.lastname@example.org
January 28 and April 14, 2020. The first AAUW convenings on January 28 will be a webinar that previews AAUW’s plans for 2020, including election priorities for the presidential election and AAUW’s plans to recognize the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment and the 55th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act. Additional webinars in the series will be announced as they are scheduled. Information on the series and individual webinars will be sent in dedicated emails and via the Mission & Action and Membership Matters newsletters. All webinars are recorded and available online for those who can’t participate in person.
Thursday, March 19 in Annapolis the Maryland Commission for Women will induct a new group of outstanding women into the Women’s Hall of Fame as well as recognizing some outstanding young Women of Tomorrow. Information about this event will be posted on the Commission’s website at http://dhs.maryland.gov/maryland-commission-women/programs/maryland-womens-hall-of-fame/