All of the AAUW Tyler Programs are open to the public. Please invite a potential new member, friend or spouse to any event. Reservations may be required.
“Back to School with Tyler ISD” – Dr. Randy Reid, TISD Superintendent
September 27 (Tuesday), 12:00pm
Andy Woods Elementary School, 313 Fry
Hear the good (often overlooked by the media), the bad (budget cuts), and the ugly (standardized testing) of public education from the superintendent of the largest school system in East Texas. Those who are able to stay late may tour this new facility. Box lunch is available with reservations.
“Lessons Learned in the Corporate Kitchen” – Leigh Vickery, owner of Leigh Oliver’s Foods
November 8 (Tuesday), 5:30pm
Bethesda Health Clinic, 409 W. Ferguson
Leigh will share her experiences as a female entrepreneur while demonstrating how to create some quick and easy party foods for the upcoming holidays.
“Seeds of Success” – Dr. Sasha Vukelja
February 21 (Tuesday), 6:00pm
Potpourri House, 3320 Troup Hwy
Dr. Vukelja overcame political oppression in communist Yugoslavia, language barriers in Europe, poverty in America, and personal family trials to become a respected oncologist. Her inspiring biography, Seeds: A Memoir, is an encouragement to other women with big dreams. Dinner served with reservations.
“Social Services Fair, Scholarship Presentations, & Annual Business Meeting”
April 21 (Saturday), 11:30am
Villa Montez, 3324 Old Henderson Hwy
Come congratulate our scholarship recipients and cast your vote on important issues. Fellow AAUW members will also talk about local agencies, all with missions complementing ours, where they serve as volunteers. Lunch is available with reservations.
May 20 (Sunday), 6:00pm
Home of Dee Brock, 3529 Woods Blvd.
Celebrate a year of jobs well done with the announcement of the Women of Worth and Named Gift Awards. New officers will also be installed. Bring a dish to share at our annual pot-luck dinner.