Interest Groups

Very Interesting Interest Groups

Interest Groups - Very Interesting Interest GroupsBelow you will find the list of University Women’s Club Interest Groups which offer everything from Antiques to Yoga. Perhaps Hiking, Gourmet Cooking, or International Friendship sparks your interest? What about Book Discussions, Bridge or the Nation’s oldest and most popular program of citizen education in world affairs: Great Decisions! That’s just a few of the Interest Groups available.
Oh, and… if you are passionate about something that is not currently offered, feel free to start your own Interest Group! You can do this by contacting Interest Group Chair, Erdine Simic at (812) 336-0811 or you can email Erdine at

Members of the University Club are welcome to join as many Interest Groups as they wish! Generally speaking, the Interest Groups begin in the fall each year and run through the spring, with a few operating year ‘round. University Club Members may sign up at the Annual Welcome Reception in September or at the Fall Luncheon hosted by the Women’s Club. You may also sign up by directly contacting the chairperson of any particular group.

Current Interest Group Members please note: If you have signed up for an Interest Group but not yet joined the UClub, please contact UClub Manager, Svetla Vladeva at (812) 855-1325 or via email at: for membership information.


Interest Group – Links and Contact Information

Click on the Interest Group name to find detailed information about that group!
Interest Group Chair Erdine Simic (812) 336-0811
Antiques Linda Burton (812) 369-4611
Linda Gregory (812) 336-5451
Book Circulating Lou Moir (812) 332-0472
Linda Heath (812) 332-8501
Book Discussion Rosemary Dever (812) 339-5979
Maribeth McKaig (812) 876-3697
Martha Smiley (812) 339-6822
Bridge – Duplicate This group has been discontinued.
Bridge – Party Judy Granbois (812) 332-5781
Bunco Janie Harnett (812) 339-4528
Dining Out Barb Aspy (812) 350-4511
Euchre Cindy York (812) 333-4729
Susan Platter (812) 332-3792
Fine Dining Cooking Club Rosemary Harvey (812) 287-7911
Great Decisions Donna Smith (812) 331-0311
Deb Hutton (812) 856-4835
Jean Cook (812) 332-2439
Hiking Kathleen Boggess (812) 361-7332
International Friendship Kate Kroll (812) 332-4018
Louray Cain (812) 339-9841
Ellen Stern (812) 337-8053
Karen Mikesell (812) 336-2000
Martha Smiley (812) 339-6822
Lunchettes Jan Greenwood (630) 272-0107
Mah Jongg Kathleen Boggess (812) 361-7332
Shop ‘Til you Drop Janie Harnett (812) 339-4528
Yoga Marilyn Uselding (812) 369-4313
Wendy Teller (812) 334-7974
Linda Pickle (812) 369-4430
Mytri Acharya



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