Interest Groups

Cuisine Club

Meets the third Thursday of each month at a Greater Kansas City restaurant  l  11:30 am

Cuisine Club is a gathering of AAUW members interested in exploring and sampling a variety of restaurants in the greater Kansas City area. All members welcome; reservations necessary.

Questions? Call or text Renee Carlson at 816-237-6979 or email


Friday Forum

Meets the second and fourth Friday of each month  l  Waldo Library  l  10:00 am

Friday Forum is an informal discussion group on current affairs. Participants bring articles of interest that will stimulate discussion. All members welcome; no reservations necessary.

Questions? Contact Joanie Shores at or 660-200-5809.


“Books & Brews”

Meets the third Thursday of each month  l  Waldo Library  l  6:00 pm

Co-sponsored with the Kansas City Public Library, our book club, “Books and Brews” meetings are held at the library’s Waldo Branch on the third Thursday of each month starting at 6 p.m.  Facilitated by Jane Hatch with Carol Cowles and Sue Coy providing assistance. Meetings are lively as diverse opinions and preferences are shared. Books are selected yearly by the membership and members volunteer to lead the discussions. The benefits of this interesting community collaboration are many, including acquainting newcomers to our community with AAUW-KC. New members are always welcome!

Questions? Contact Carol Cowles, or 847-846-3450.