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Conservation Committee – March Activities

By Kim O'Brien | May 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Urban Walk – Harveston March 3, 2017 After about an hour’s walk  – with some walkers doing two or even three laps, we were able to use the Harveston Clubhouse patio (thanks to arrangements made by Harveston homeowner, Annette Beck) for refreshments and information sharing. Thank you to Elle Ross for some of these Harveston…

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Santa Margarita Ecological Reserve

By Kim O'Brien | Nov 29, 2016 | Comments Off on Santa Margarita Ecological Reserve

On October 7th the Conservation Committee members were treated to a special field trip led by Pablo Bryant, Reserve Director from the San Diego State University Field Office who gave an overview of the purpose and ongoing work on the Santa Margarita Ecological Reserve (SME) Access to the reserve where animal habitat is studied, especially…

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A Great Oak

By Carol Rosingana | Aug 18, 2016 | Comments Off on A Great Oak

An ancient matriarch that was a sapling perhaps as far back as the dark ages lives on the Pechanga reservation and is between 1000 and 1500 years old.   Raymond Basquez, Pechanga councilman, gave tours to members of Temecula Valley Woman’s Club on April 15th and May 27th.  The tour included an overview of the…

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California Federation of Women's Club Convention

By Carol Rosingana | Aug 17, 2016 | Comments Off on California Federation of Women's Club Convention

In May over twenty Temecula Valley Woman’s Club members attended the CFWC 113th Convention in Irvine, California.  Just as in our district conventions, awards are given for excellence in many categories.  TVWC received 1st prize in Conservation Community Service, Education Community Service, Newsletter Contest, Leadership, and Creativity in fundraising.  In Photography our own Wendy Bolduc…

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60th Annual De Anza District Conference

By Carol Rosingana | Jun 7, 2016 | Comments Off on 60th Annual De Anza District Conference

Twenty-six of your TVWC Sisters in Federation were in attendance at Pala Resort on April 14th to celebrate the spirit of volunteerism and all the hard work of our committees over the years. The convention agenda covered revisions to the bylaws, the auditor’s report, award presentations, installation of the 2016-18 District Officers and workshops on…

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Earth Day 2016

By Carol Rosingana | Jun 7, 2016 | Comments Off on Earth Day 2016

The TVWC Conservation Committee donned their sneakers, grabbed their water bottles and headed out into beautiful Wine Country to celebrate Earth Day 2016.  Led by area resident and Conservation Chair, JoAnn Momeni, they hiked through vineyards and citrus orchards relishing their view of this earth.    For their effort they were rewarded with beautiful natural vistas…

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SAVE THE DATE – MIDYEAR FUNDRAISER

By Matt Douglas | May 17, 2016 | Comments Off on SAVE THE DATE – MIDYEAR FUNDRAISER

LET’S HAVE SOME FUN! CAN YOUR TRIVIA TEAM TAKE 1ST PLACE? PLAY HILARIOUS SIDE GAMES FOR $1 WIN PRIZES!! BIG SURPRISE RAFFLE SATURDAY, AUGUST 6 5:00 – 10:00 PM $35 (Includes full buffet & cash bar) TEMECULA CITY HALL CONFERENCE CENTER 41000 MAIN STREET HERE’S HOW: INVITE YOUR FRIENDS, NEIGHBORS & ADULT KIDS AND FORM…

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Environmental Education Collaborative

By Carol Rosingana | Mar 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

On Thursday, February 25, 2016 the Environmental Education Collaborative held the second annual symposium at the Living Desert in Palm Desert. The Temecula Valley Women’s Club was represented by Chris Rios, from the Santa Rosa Plateau Nature Education Foundation and Margaret Meyncke, from the Sierra Club. There is a critical need for environmental education and…

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Highlights from our Federal General Meeting on February 25,2016

By Matt Douglas | Feb 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Temecula Valley Woman’s Club President Pam Moe presented a check for $12,000 to Deborah Norman and Sally Wing of Canine Support Teams, Inc of Temecula, California. This wonderful organization provides companion dogs for disabilities other than blindness. Please check their website at http://caninesupportteams.org Temecula Valley Woman’s Club welcomed guest speaker Gillian Larson from Survivor Gabon.…

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Conservation Committee Donation

By Matt Douglas | Feb 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Temecula Valley Woman’s Club Conservation Committee presented a $300 check to the Sierra Club Santa Margarita group for its work to move forward the Murrieta Creek Regional Trail Project.  The trail project, sought by environmentalist for decades, will connect miles of hiking, biking and horseback riding trails along the Murrieta Creek corridor between Temecula,…

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