Welcome to the Arlington Branch of AAUW of Virginia, Chartered in 1944

Join us for our January meeting:

Racial Equity and Equality in Arlington

We are delighted to share that Krysta Jones, producer and host of Making Democracy Work and leadership and civic engagement advocate, has agreed to facilitate a discussion on racial equity and equality in Arlington for our chapter on January 23rd at 10:30 am. 

Please save the date and plan to join us for this important discussion!!! An invitation to register for this Zoom meeting will be sent to all AAUW Arlington members, and the meeting is open to the public. For a link to register, contact presarlvaaauw@gmail.com.

View a list of all our programs for 2020-21. 

Let’s Talk About Books

Night WatchmanOur January meeting will be Tuesday, January 26, 2 pm.  Our book selection is The Night Watchman by Louise Erdich.

Shortly before the meeting Terry Bratt will send an invitation with the Zoom information. Watch your email and come join the fun!  Look forward to seeing you then.

See all our books for 2020-21 with a brief description of each on the Let’s Talk About Books page.

Barbara Gallagher, Chair

Denise Decker with WonderIn Remembrance

We are saddened to learn of the death of treasured member of the Arlington branch Denise Decker on Tuesday, November 4th. She was serving as our Diversity, Equity and Inclusion point of contact on our Board. Read her obituary and get more information about services.

Denise and a colleague with the American Council of the Blind were interviewed by National  Public Radio in regard to audio description and inclusion of people who are blind or vision-impaired at movies and theater.  The interview aired on All Things Considered August 16.  Read the transcript or listen to the audio.

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Our AAUW Calendar has moved to google which means you can check it online from the website or subscribe and see it directly on your phone or laptop! Additional information about the events is available by clicking the item.  Contact Teri at newsarlvaaauw@gmail.com if you have any questions.

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