AAUW Scholarships 2014
WEST BRATTLEBORO -- The American Association of University Women (AAUW) will hold its annual dinner meeting at Dalem’s Chalet in West Brattleboro on Tuesday, May 6, beginning at 6 p.m. Orly Munzing will speak on "The Story of Strolling of the Heifers."
The Annual Educational Foundation Honor Award will be presented to a woman of distinction from the Brattleboro AAUW Branch.
Anyone wishing to learn more about this program is invited to contact President Mary Hawkes at 802-254-6594.
AAUW is a national organization that advances education and equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy and research.
BRATTLEBORO -- The Fraternal Order of Eagles Auxiliary will hold its May meetings on Wednesday, May 7 and 21, at 7 p.m. at the Club Home, 54 Chickering Drive, Brattleboro. All members are welcome.
Brattleboro Area Lions Club
BRATTLEBORO -- The Brattleboro Area Lions Club meets the first and third Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. For details, contact Lion Jim Zoller at 802-579-6899.
BRATTLEBORO -- BrattleMasters, Brattleboro’s local Toastmasters Club, will meet on Thursday, May 8, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Marlboro College Graduate Center. Check at the front desk for room number.
The meeting is a friendly, fun, supportive gathering where participants practice their speechmaking and leadership skills.
The club meets every second and fourth Thursday each month. For information, call 413-834-3891 or www.brattleboro.toastmastersclubs.org.
Tri Town Collectors Club
BRATTLEBORO -- The Tri Town Collectors Club will hold a Coin, Comic Book, Sports, Postcard, Family Hobby Show on Saturday, May 10, at the Holiday Inn Express on Chickering Drive in Brattleboro from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The group has decided to continue its Brattleboro event on a year round basis. Besides the usual offerings of coins, currency, stamps and sports cards, there will be a special quiz for collectors at the coin club table giving away many interesting door prizes including a nice group of collectable quarters.
This month, three new coin collectors will be present, including a Canadian coin specialist. There also will be a collector with a large presentation of vintage sports cards and two comic book dealers.
There is no admission charge and anyone wishing to set up a card table to sell their material may do so by calling Joe Fuller at 802-297-1274.