Category Archives: Branch Events

Annual Meeting

The 2014 annual meeting will be held on the beach at NELHA following a tour of the new Hawaiian Monk Seal Hospital.  Members may bring a picnic lunch or arrange for Subway sandwiches by contacting Linda Arlington.

Welcome Back

At the West Hawaii Civic Center, we will open the 2013-2014 season with a presentation by member and wildlife photographer, Julie Steelman.  Julie has traveled to Africa several times, and will share her images of the magnificent creatures she has seen.  New member information will be available as well as sign-up sheets for upcoming events.

Welcome Back

At the West Hawaii Civic Center, we will hear from Julie Steelman, a wildlife photographer, about her many trips to Africa.  New members will be welcomed and sign-up sheets for upcoming events will be available.

IronMan Finish

As a fundraiser for AAUW Funds, members of AAUW Kona will decorate and operate the food booth at the finish line of the Iron Man Triathlon.  Three shifts of workers hand out pizza, ice cream, fruit, and CONGRATULATIONS to the exhausted athletes as they complete the race.


We will begin at 5:30 PM with a potluck dinner at the large pavilion in Keauhou Surf and Racquet Club.  Our scholarship recipients have been invited to join us.  After dinner, we will view the 2012-2013 PowerPoint Yearbook and install new officers for 2013-2014.

Pay Equity

An “Unhappy Happy Hour” will be held at Ray’s on the Bay at 5 PM to observe Pay Equity Day.  This is the day each year that indicates the extra time it takes a woman to earn the annual salary of a similarly trained man.