Burstein to speak at AAUW event

Sharon A. Burstein, an author and leadership image speaker, will address the annual dinner meeting of the Amsterdam-Gloversville-Johnstown branch of the American Association of University Women on March 22 at Harold's Restaurant in Gloversville. (Photo submitted)

GLOVERSVILLE — Sharon A. Burstein, an author and leadership image speaker, will address the annual dinner meeting of the Amsterdam-Gloversville-Johnstown branch of the American Association of University Women on March 22, at Harold’s Restaurant.

Election of branch officers for the 2018-19 and a vote on the branch budget will be held at 5:30 p.m., followed by dinner at 6:15 p.m. and the speaker at 7.

Burstein’s book, “Life Snacks – 50 Tasty Motivational Messages” won the Readers Choice Award in 2015. In her speaking she uses humor and  engages each audience integrating a multi-sensory approach  for greater long-term memory retention.

To focus on mentoring, AAUW members are encouraged to bring a young guest to hear the presentation.

The cost is $25 or $15 for students, which includes the buffet and speaker fee. The buffet  includes baked chicken, meatless lasagna, potatoes, vegetable, salad, coffee and tea. 

Cake will be provided by the branch for dessert.

Checks payable to AAUW may be sent to Nancy Peck, 493 Warren Road, Gloversville 12078.

For more information or to make a reservation, call branch co-president Nancy Peck at (518) 661-7558 or e-mail her at npeck@nycap.rr.com. The deadline to RSVP is Friday.

AAUW is open to anyone holding an associate or equivalent (for example, RN), a baccalaureate or a higher degree from a regionally accredited college or university. 

For more information about the Amsterdam-Gloversville-Johnstown branch of AAUW, visit their website, agj-ny.aauw.net.

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