Temecula Valley Woman’s Club – June 2019 Meeting

By Kim O'Brien | Jul 15, 2019 | 6 Comments

Local Historian, Steve Williamson, Temecula Valley Museum, shared the fascinating history of the Temecula Wine Country at our June General Meeting The Education Committee was the recipient of our June In-Kind Donations of books for grade school children who will be attending TVUSD Summer Academy Literacy Intervention Program. The generosity of our members will allow…

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Temecula Valley Woman’s Club and City of Temecula Observe Arbor Day

By Kim O'Brien | May 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

Marigolds, Snap Dragons and Succulents were given to the attendees of the City of Temecula Community Services Department and Temecula Valley Woman’s Club Arbor Day observance where five trees were planted on the hill above the Duck Pond. This is the first full year that Temecula has been officially recognized as a Tree City USA…

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Denim Day 2019

By Kim O'Brien | Apr 29, 2019 | 0 Comments

For the past 19 years, the organization, Peace Over Violence has run its Denim Day campaign on the last Wednesday in April to honor Sexual Violence Awareness Month. The campaign was originally triggered by a ruling by the Italian Supreme Court where a rape conviction was overturned because the justices felt that since the victim…

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Pacific Crest Trail Hike with the Conservation Committee

By Kim O'Brien | Apr 24, 2018 | 3 Comments

PCT Hike Report A small group of brave women (and one man) from the Conservation Committee took a walk on the wild side on Friday, April 13, 2018. Starting at the Warner Springs Community Center, we walked about one mile on the world famous Pacific Crest Trail. .       After our walk, we…

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Animal Advocates Committee – Decorating for the Holidays

By Kim O'Brien | Dec 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

  What amazing work by Animal Advocates Committee!  Their efforts help animals find a new home, so their hard work is definitely worth it.  The decorations will be up for the month of December.   Thanks to Jeri who ordered the picture frame ornaments (dog and cat) that Animal Advocates Committee donated from their budget…

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Santa Rosa Plateau Walk to the Adobes

By Kim O'Brien | Oct 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

What a beautiful day and everyone looks like they could go on to run a 5K.  I hope more of us will be able to join in this walk next year.  Our Photographer, Elle!  Jean was able to snap these so we can see the woman who is usually  behind the camera.  

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Visit to Serenity Garden

By Kim O'Brien | Jul 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Temecula Valley Woman’s Club was invited to a reception at Rancho Damacitas.  Rancho Damacitas is a group foster home in Temecula.  The Club has been assisting Rancho Damacitas for many years.  Through the Club’s Celebrating Children Committee, they have been providing “Just 4 Me” bags for children just coming into the foster care system,…

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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 | 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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