Events Calendar


Community Involvement  –  Making a Difference

September 3  –  Betty White, Head of School,Sacred Hearts Academy,  “Building a STEM Pipeline for Girls”.   Meeting place: Boys and Girls Club on Kailua Intermediate School campus, 9:30 Social, 10:00 Presentation, 10:30 Business Meeting

All general meetings are held in the large conference room at Ho’omaluhia Botanical Garden unless otherwise specified.   9:30 Social, 10:00 speaker, 10:30 business meeting

October 1  –  Ruth Gates, PhD, Director of the Gates Coral Laboratory and
Director and Researcher at the Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, Coconut Island, “Pressures on Coral and Female Researchers: Thriving in Changling Environments”

November 5  –  Kimberly Bassford, Independent Documentary Filmmaker, “Patsy Mink”

December 3  –  Holiday Luncheon  –  Mid-Pac Country Club

January 7  –  STEM

February 4  –  Patty Miller, Education Coordinator for the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary, “The Role of Women Scientists within NOAA”

March 4  –  Ha’aheo Guanson, PhD, Director of the Pacific Justice and Reconciliation Center, “Reconciliation and Peacemaking in a Violent World”

April 1  –  Branch Annual Meeting and Scholarship Benefit Lunch

May 7  –  Shayna Mora, Director, Internal Affairs, Teach for America, “Bringing Local Leaders Back Home”.  Meeting place: Boys and Girls Club – Kailua Intermediate School

June 3  –  Scholarship Awards Luncheon  –  Pohai Nani Retirement Center