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TUWA Activity Groups for 2019 – 2020

Activity Group participants must be TUWA members and have paid the annual dues (with the exception of first-year members). Individual or group fees may apply for meals or various activities. New groups may be created depending on the expressed interest each year.

 

ART AND ARTISTS

Our most popular group! Meets monthly for tours of current exhibits in New Orleans’ galleries and museums, often with artist talks or meet-and-greets.

Chairperson: Weedie Frazier, 504.450.3894 or weediefrazier@me.com

 

APRIL’S CRAFTY HANDS

Meetings are usually held the fourth Tuesday of the month from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm at Latter Library to share crafts and craft-making techniques.
Chairperson: Eileen Ryan, eryan@tulane.edu

 

EVENING BOOK GROUP

The TUWA Evening Book Group meets on the second Wednesday of every month (see exceptions below in October, November, and April), from 7:30 to
9:00 in the Newcomb College Faculty Lounge (Room 114, Newcomb Hall).

***Contact Susan Brower at 504-616-4118 or brower@loyno.edu for additional
information.

The person listed for each date is responsible for the following:
• Provide brief biographical information on the author (5-10 minutes), and then lead the discussion.
• Pick up the key from the Newcomb Dean’s office, 102 Newcomb Hall, and
unlock the door for the meeting. Give the key to Susan to return. (Pick up
anytime Mon-Wed, 9am-4pm, the week of the meeting.)
• You are the designated “wine bearer” for the evening! (Please also bring cups
and a corkscrew.)

September 11:
Paul, Gill. The Secret Wife. (Maria Elena Amador)
October 2:
Tey, Josephine. The Daughter of Time. (Sasha Wentzell)
November 6:
Shattuck, Jessica. The Women in the Castle. (Marie Goodwin)
December 11:
Westover, Tara. Educated. (Carole Green)
January 8:
Ruffin, Maurice Carlos. We Cast a Shadow. (Norma Freiberg)
February 12:
Michael Ondaatje. Warlight. (Penny Thompson)
March 11:
Groff, Lauren. The Monsters of Templeton. (Susan Brower)
NOTE: Lauren Groff is the Zale-Kimmerling writer this year. She will visit
Tulane on March 16-20.)
April: 15:
Towles, Amor. A Gentleman in Moscow. (Terri Santa Coloma)
May 13:
Celebration & Planning for next year: Bring food or drink to share and 2
books to recommend.

DOWNLOAD THE PDF FOR MORE DETAILS  TUWA Bookclub 2019-2020

LUNCH BUNCH

Chairperson: Marlane Drake, 504.330.3369 or marlane@cox.net

 

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