The Many Faces of Domestic Violence


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Don’t Miss the Annual Picnic!

AAUW-Jefferson County Branch Picnic-August-2016

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Annual Membership Dinner Meeting

Annual Dinner Meeting

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

5:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Ives Hill Country Club

Jefferson County Branch AAUW members and guests are invited to attend the annual dinner meeting to recognize outgoing Board members, review the Branch financial report and by-laws, and elect officers for the coming year. Please plan to join us for an evening to celebrate the accomplishments of the Jefferson County Branch!

Outgoing Officers for 2015-16

President – Andrea Pedrick

Secretary – Emily Jobson

Proposed slate of officers for 2016-17

President – Janice Brown

VP Membership – Tracy Gyoerkoe

Co VP Program – Dericklyn Parker

Secretary – Jordan Walker

Co VP Program –

Treasurer – Karen Carr


Please send the following information  to Karen Carr, Treasurer, 21912 Birch Lane, Watertown, NY 13601

  • Name(s) of Attendees
  • $30 per person, Check made payable to Jefferson County AAUW

Italian Buffet dinner will include green salad, chicken parmesan, baked pasta, green beans, rolls, coffee/tea and brownie sundae dessert. Dinner price of $30 includes all taxes and gratuity. Please make checks payable to Jefferson County AAUW.


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LAF Dinner 5/24 – Interview on WWNY

Elaina Marra, LAF chairperson; and Janice Brown, AAUW; were interviewed by WWNY recently about our upcoming LAF dinner on May 24th! Set your reservation today for a promising dynamic discussion on “Women Advocacy in the 21st Century!”


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Grow Your STEM Knowledge – Video of Event Held 5/7/16

On May 7, 2016 the Jefferson County Branch of AAUW-NYS put on a one-day Grow Your STEM Knowledge event at the Charles H. Bohlen Technical Center at the Jefferson-Lewis BOCES Center in Watertown. The four STEM workshops focused on Engineering, Chemistry, Forensic and Biomedical Science for girls in 5-8th grade.

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LAF Dinner Gala Correction & Update – Response date May 17th

LAF Dinner Gala Correction and Update
Please note that the LAF Dinner Gala is scheduled for TUESDAY, MAY 24, at the Hilton Garden Inn in Watertown.
Some of our promotional materials incorrectly reflected this as a Wednesday event.  We are sorry for the confusion
and want to make sure that you have marked your calendar to join us for this opportunity to hear our dynamic
speakers, Cindy Intschert and Carolyn Fitzpatrick, talk with us about 21st Century Women’s Advocacy.
Response date extended to May 17.  Please mail your reservation form and check to Karen Carr, Treasurer.
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AAUW NYS Summer Leadership Conference, July 22-24, Cazenovia, NY

Ready, Set, GO…… Cazenovia!

Join with members from around the state at the AAUW-NYS Summer Leadership Conference!  It will be held July 22-24 at Cazenovia College, Cazenovia, NY.

Features this year include a national AAUW leader presenting Work Smart/Start Smart, a roundtable discussion on programming for success, a workshop on developing leadership skills, and the chance to share ideas with other AAUW branches. The conference is for ALL members!

For $105 ($110 for submitting paper registration) you’ll have an air conditioned room in a dormitory suite, 6 meals, an ice cream social, a game night, lots of fun, and many good memories.  Registration is available on the AAUW-NYS website at  We hope to see you there!

Cazenovia 2016 Team

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