Interest Groups

AM Book Group
We invite you to join us for a lively discussion generally held on the 4th Monday of each month at 10:00 AM via Zoom.  Contact Joan Udani 818-991-6590 for details.

PM Book Group
This Group meets the 3rd Thursday of the month at 7:00 PM via Zoom. Everyone is welcome. Contact Sharon Dyer 818-991-0689 for details.

Happy Hikers
This group enjoys friendship while hiking trail of easy or moderate difficulty.
Contact Melanie Ashen for dates  805-497-6773

Proposed New Virtual Groups

Volunteer facilitators are needed for these groups.  Please contact Wendy Hoffman if you can help: or 805-496-2764

Women’s History- Jeanette Hosek

Meet an Artist

Meet a Composer

Armchair Travel

Tour a Museum

Tour a Garden

Visit a National or California State Park



One of the privileges of Branch membership is the opportunity to participate in one or more of our special interest groups. Any member is welcome to join as many as are of interest. If you would like to initiate a new interest group, click here to send an e-mail message to the branch president. It will be listed in the following website update and monthly Oaktwig bulletin to advertise and invite members who would like to help start or join the new group.

Following is an overview of each Special Interest Group. For more detail, click the menu tab above for the specific group you are interested in seeing.