SAVE THE DATE!
Kitchen Tour – 2016. Our popular self-guided tour of outstanding kitchens returns on April 30!
19th Annual AAUW/UWF Kitchen Tour
10:00 – 4:00 , April 30, 2016 in Port Townsend
Purchase tickets in Port Townsend at Kitchen and Bath Studio; What’s Cookin!; Quimper Mercantile; Green Eyeshade, In Sequim at Over the Fence; in Port Angeles at Fiddleheads and Swains; Dana Pointe Interiors in Port Ludlow; or the Chimacum Corner Farmstand.
The Hospitality Center located at the Presbyterian Church,1111 Franklin Ave will have tickets the day of the Tour.
Proceeds support scholarships and education projects in East Jefferson County.
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AAUW Port Townsend supports education in East Jefferson County in many ways.
AAUW Port Townsend and Chimacum Creek Primary School are partners in the Kindergarten Phonics Project. Volunteers work on basic reading skills with groups of three to four students. For the last five school years, the Phonics Project has helped Chimacum Creek kindergartners master reading and spelling skills far beyond previous classes.
More information about the Phonics Project
AAUW members have partnered with others in the community to improve the math competency of third graders in Port Townsend, Chimacum, and Quilcene, using small-group activities and individualized computer instruction.
More information about the Math Project
Each spring, Port Townsend AAUW sponsors a Career Day for eighth-grade students in Port Townsend, Chimacum and Quilcene. The middle school students have a chance to interact with local professionals and learn about careers which may interest them. Sometimes such contacts help give students a direction, and may inspire them to continue their education.
More information about the Career Day
Grant Street Literacy Project
AAUW’s Grant Street Kindergarten Tutoring Program provides targettetd students with one-on-one attention to improve essential pre-reading skills.
More information about the Grant Street Program