The American Association of University Women – Greater Columbia Branch will hold a Panel Discussion October 22 at 2:30 pm.

The event will be held at the Lexington County Main Library at Augusta Road, right off exit 58 of I20.

Confirmed Panelists are Bernadette Hampton: SC Education Association; Kathy Maness: Palmetto State Teachers Association; Debra Knight: Chair of Lexington 1 School Board; Emily Heatwole: Director of Communications and Governmental Relations – SC Department of Education.

They will also be collecting for Birthdays in a box for Children’s Garden in Columbia: Vanilla cake mixes, vanilla frosting, candles, birthday favors for toddlers (hats, etc.), birthday banners, cupcake holders, sprinkles, birthday wrapping paper, etc.

AAUW is a non-profit 501 (c) (3) organization founded in 1881. We unite college students and graduates who are dedicated to advancing equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research. AAUW Greater Columbia is one of 12 statewide affiliations supporting this mission through legal advocacy, public policy initiatives, college and university partnerships, GOTV efforts, support of pay equity, challenges to gender discrimination, and Title IX.

Fore more information contact Anne Mellen at [email protected]