Welcome to the Downers Grove Area (IL) Branch of AAUW!

In May and June we celebrate our members with Members Only events.  Join us to take part!


Diana Martinez, Director of the upcoming “Frida Kahlo: Timeless” Exhibition at the Cleve Carney Museum of Art at the College of DuPage, will be the speaker for a joint local area AAUW branch Zoom presentation.

Martinez, who is also Director of the McAninch Arts Center at COD, will lecture on the life and work of Frida Kahlo and focus on her ongoing relevance and popularity.

The “Timeless” Exhibit, scheduled for June 5-September 6, 2021, features 26 original pieces and is the largest Kahlo exhibit in the Chicago area in 40 years.

Only branch members may register!


June 12 at 10:00 a.m.
*Directions will come later for both in-person and Zoom attendance.*

AAUW (American Association of University Women): www.aauw.org is a national organization of 100,000 women and men in more than 1000 branches across the country. AAUW promotes equity for all women and girls, lifelong education, and positive societal changes.

We support the National AAUW mission:
AAUW advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research.

The Downers Grove Area Branch was founded in 1949 and has approximately 100 members from Darien, Downers Grove, Lisle, Westmont, and Woodridge. As a branch, we study global issues, promote women’s education, and meet for social events.