AAUW plans next meeting

Published 10:33 am Thursday, October 23, 2014

The American Association of University Women will meet at 5:30 p.m. Nov. 3 at America’s Best Value Inn for the next meeting. The menu consists of crab cakes, half of a corn cob, mixed baby greens with vinaigrette, French bread and butter, and coffee for $14.

The program will be presented by Sharon Astrup-Scott. It will be titled “The Art of Teaching Music: Experience the Passion.” She will be assisted by her students, representing all age groups. Astrup-Scott runs her own music studio in Albert Lea and teaches students of all ages in voice, piano and strings.

Astrup-Scott earned a bachelor’s of music from Concordia College in Moorhead. She worked on her master’s of music in performance and education from Bob Jones University in Greenville, S.C.

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She began teaching in Minneapolis and has had numerous teaching assignments in Minnesota, including Rochester Public Schools, Mankato State and Waldorf College in Forest City, Iowa.

Any women with a college degree are welcome to attend. Reservations are requested in advance and can be made by calling Sue Tripp at 507-377-0864. For those wanting membership information, call Carol Frydenlund at 507-377-2785. Call for reservations by the last week in October.