AAUW Poway-Peñasquitos Branch will meet Wednesday, March 8 at 6:30 p.m. at the Rancho Bernardo Swim and Tennis Club, 16955 Bernardo Oaks Drive. Hajar Young will speak about “Islam and What It Is Like To Be a Muslim Woman.” Hajar accepted the Muslim way of life in 1984 when she moved with her family to West Africa for two years. She has worked in the healing arts for 20 years and now has a nonprofit organization whose motto is “Want for your brother what you want for yourself.”

New and prospective members are invited to attend. AAUW membership is open to anyone holding an associate or equivalent, baccalaureate, or higher degree from an accredited college or university. Visit www.powayarea-ca.aauw.net for information about AAUW and the Poway-Peñasquitos Branch.