Theatre Season 2016 - 2017
October 2, 2016 - June 4, 2017 | Bay Area Theaters
The 2016 - 2017 Theatre Season is upon us! Join the IWF Theatre Group for 6 exceptional plays, no-host dinners, and theatre discussions.
Peninsula Book Club - October
Monday, October 24 2016 | San Mateo
Book: Sisters in Law: How Sandra Day O’Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg Went to the Supreme Court and Changed the World by Linda Hirshman
Intertwined: Women Ensuring Tribal Communities and Grasslands Remain Deeply Rooted in the Northern Great Plains
Tuesday, October 25 2016 | San Francisco
Please join us for this engaging Advancing Women's Futures presentation by Martha Kauffman, Managing Director of WWF’s Northern Great Plains Program and IWF NorCal member, Cynthia Eisenberg, who has been actively engaged in this restoration project for over a decade to learn more about how partnerships with tribal leaders and powerful politicians are helping to restore tribal communities’ culture and iconic species such as plains bison to this vital North American landscape.
East Bay Supper Club: Jill Tarter, Director of SETI Institute
Wednesday, November 2 2016 | Lafayette
Are we alone? Now that exoplanets have been discovered in such abundance and diversity, now that extremophiles have shown us that life can thrive in a much wider variety of environmental conditions than we once imagined, it seems more relevant than ever to ask that question. Join the East Bay Supper Club to hear Jill talk about her amazing career and to learn more about the past 35 years in the search of extraterrestrial life (SETI).
Rosie the Riveter / WWII Home Front National Historical Park
Saturday, November 5 2016 | Richmond
Celebrate the 100th Birthday of the US National Park Service and Veterans Day with IWF Northern California. Tour the Visitor Center and hear the personal story of park ranger, Betty Reid Soskin working with other Rosies in the war assembly factories.
Marin and Northbay Book Club November
Monday, November 21 2016 | Corte Madera
Book: Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton (1911)
Holiday Book Review at Book Passage
Monday, December 5 2016 | San Francisco
We are once again invited to Book Passage at the San Francisco Ferry Building to hear owner and IWF NorCal member Elaine Petrocelli's insights on new books worth reading and giving this year. More information and registration to follow.
Annual Holiday Party
Tuesday, December 6 2016 | San Francisco
Save the date for the Annual Holiday Party hosted at a member's home in San Francisco. More information and registration to follow.