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 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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