Interest Groups

BOOK GROUPS

Anything Goes
Seventeen book lovers meet on the 2nd Monday each month at 1:30 pm to discuss a wide variety of reading selections, both fiction and non-fiction. New members are always welcome. Contact Julia Bruner at julesnewmexico (at) gmail.com to join this lively group.

  • August 13: All the Single Ladies by Rebecca Traister
  • September 10: America’s First Daughter by Stephany Dray & Laura Kamole
  • October 8: Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate
  • November 12: Bear Town by Frederik Bachman
  • December 10: Holiday luncheon and 2019 book selections
  • January 14, 2019: Dessa Rose by Sherley Anne Williams

Anything Goes Fiction
This group meets on the 4th Monday of each month at 1:30 at different homes. Be sure to RSVP when each hostess sends an e mail notice for the meeting. Contact Kay Williams, kwilliams48 (at) msn.com to join this group.

  • August 27: Molokai, author Alan Brennert
  • September 24: Little Fires Everywhere, author Celeste Ng
  • October 22: The Hummingbird’s Daughter, author Luis Alverto Urrea
  • November 19: The Earth of Mankind, author Pramaedya Ananta Toer
  • December 10: Holiday luncheon and 2019 book selections

FUN & GAMES

Bridge

Day-time Bridge:
The AAUW day-time bridge group meets on the 2nd Thursday of each month at 1:00pm to approximately 4:00pm.

  • August 9: Jo Bloom
  • September 13: Rae Gunderson

Evening Bridge:
The AAUW evening bridge group meets on the 4th Tuesday of each month (except December) at 7:15pm.

  • July 25: Lavita Costley
  • August 28: Carol Eggers
  • September 25: Shirley Armstrong

Contact: Carol Ann Council, kk-ca_council (at) msn.com, for more information.

Going Places

We will resume in September!

FOOD, FELLOWSHIP & LEARNING

MahJong
Rita Worrell will be hosting the oriental Mah Jong group on Wednesday afternoons at 3:00 pm throughout the summer. It is a great time for anyone new to learn and join the group as some members will be traveling throughout the summer. Contact ritaworrell (at) gmail.com to learn more about joining this group.

Laugh and Learn Spanish
Classes are wrapping up and will break for the summer. New classes will begin in September. Check the OMV for additional information. Contact: Donna Yargosz, yargoszdonna (at) yahoo.com, for more information.

Southwest Studies
Southwest Studies is continuing historical research in preparation for a trip to a selected area later in the year. Trips are limited to members who have participated in research and planning for the trip. The group will be open to new members next year. For additional information, contact Cheryl Tom Nelson at ctngolfgo (at) gmail.com.

Dining Out – will resume in September!

International Gourmet Dinner – will resume in September!