Safety tips from Sheriff’s Department to be offered at AAUW Jan. 10 meeting

The Del Mar-Leucadia branch of the American Association of University Women invites the public to a presentation on safety by the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department. The AAUW meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Jan. 10 at the Cardiff Library, 2081 Newcastle Avenue. The Deputy Sheriff will give important safety tips, discuss various community programs available and answer questions. The public is invited to join the members at a brown bag dinner at 6 p.m. preceding the meeting.

Membership in the American Association of University Women is open to all graduates who hold an associate or higher degree from a regionally accredited college or university. The Del Mar-Leucadia Branch reflects the varied interests of its members with informative, educational monthly meetings and special interest groups such as Gourmet, Foreign Affairs, Book Groups, Mini Courses, Gadabout, and Theatre.

Founded in 1955, the local branch serves the North Coastal communities of Carmel Valley, Del Mar, Solana Beach, Rancho Santa Fe, Cardiff-by-the-Sea, Encinitas, Olivenhain, Leucadia and La Costa.

The branch raises funds for scholarships for students attending Mira Costa College and California State University San Marcos as well as local middle school girls attending Tech Trek, a math and science camp at University of California San Diego.

For more information, visit 760-918-6806 or The national organization, founded in 1881, advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research.