Key Dates

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October 5 - Fall Gathering, 11 am - 1 pm

November 2 - General Meeting - 11:30 - 1 pm - Speaker Program at the Arboretum:  Ronnie Gruhn; Read more...

December 13 - Shadowbrook Community Night (831-475-1511)

Join us at the Shadowbrook Restaurant in Capitola for a meal with friends in a festive, holiday atmosphere.  Consider this occasion for a special holiday celebration with friends, perhaps from an interest group, with other members and spouses, with family members, or with friends who are not affiliated with our club. Hours: Rock Room Lounge - 4:00 - 8:30 pm; Dining Room - 5:00 - 8:30 pm

Make reservations beginning November 15th. Each table should be reserved under a different name to avoid confusion. Mention the UCSC Women's Club when you make the reservation and again to your server on the evening of the event.

One-third of the evening's food and beverage sales is returned to our club IF the server knows you are with the UCSC Women's Club. (Exclusions: California sales tax, gratuities,  and complimentary voucher sales or discounted items, such as Two-fer Tuesday happy hour special pricing.)

December 15 - Chancellor's Holiday Party, 3-6 pm at Porter College Dining Hall. R.S.V.P. to your personal invitation from the University.


January 11 - General Meeting - (Note that this is the 2nd Wednesday of the month.) Speaker Program at the Arboretum -  11:30 am - 1 pm

Rachel Nelson, curator and project manager at UC Santa Cruz Institute of the Arts and Sciences (IAS) will speak about the The Crochet Coral Reef, a climate awareness project at UC Santa Cruz. More...

February 1General Meeting - Speaker Program at the Arboretum -  11:30 am - 1 pm

Lee and Lincoln Taiz will speak about their new book, Flora Unveiled: The Discovery and Denial of Sex in Plants, Oxford University Press. More...

March 1 - General Meeting - Speaker Program at the Arboretum - 11:30 am - 1 pm

Bettina Aptheker will be speaking.  More...

March 8 -  On UCSC Giving Day The Women's Club Scholarship Fund for Re-Entry Students raised $1,878.Giving Day Logo

March 29 - InterCampus Exchange at UC Merced - Our sister club at UC Merced is hosting the 2017 Intercampus Gathering. Participants may download the program and registration form to submit by March 22.

If you are interested in joining a few of us who will drive to Merced on the 28th and spend the night (instead of driving to Merced early on the 29th) contact Claudia Parrish by March 17.

April 5General Meeting - Speaker Program and Book Sale at the Arboretum - 11:30 am - 1 pm

Michael Warren, Professor Emeritus, Humanities Division, Literature Department

Reseach Interests:  Shakespeare and his contemporaries, British drama  More...

May 3 - Annual Spring Luncheon and Scholarship Recognition, 11 am - 1 pm

View the invitation and mail your reservation by April 26.

May 13 - Human Race Fundraiser - Register to support the Women's Club

July 1 - Memberships Renewable