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Social Butterfly August 28th, 2008

Evelyn Madison- The Social Butterfly

British Afternoon Tea to Be Held in Fallbrook

On Saturday, September 6, the Excalibur Chapter of the Daughters of the British Empire will be hosting a fund raising British-style Afternoon Tea. Funds raised at this event will go to support the British Home in Sierra Madre, California. The Tea will be held at The United Methodist Church in Fallbrook, at the intersection of Green Canyon and Winterhaven Roads, from 2 to 4pm. Included will be raffles and a sale of goods. Tickets are
$15/person and may be obtained from Judith Fekete, at 760.731.4809, or email

The Excalibur is one of the largest and most active chapters of the Daughters of the British Empire in Southern California. The DBE is a national organization of women of British or British Commonwealth Nationality or descent which offers fun and fellowship based on a common heritage while supporting the four DBE Retirement Homes/Nursing Facilities in the USA.

Vista Rotary Fundraiser to Benefit Wounded Warrior Project

The Shadowridge Vista Rotary Club and the Vista Rotary Club will host their premier annual wine, food, and dance event on Saturday, September 6, from 5:30pm to 10pm, at the newly redecorated Camp Pendleton NCO Club. During the evening, live and silent auctions will take place with items donated by local individuals and businesses. To help our injured military and their families, this year's proceeds will go to the Wounded Warrior Project, the Warrior Foundation and the Camp Pendleton Armed Services YMCA, plus several local community service organizations.

Event tickets are $75, and can be obtained by calling Cynthia at 760.505.8601, Runa at 760.807.9807, or online at Deluxe bus transportation will be available at the Sam's Club/North Island Credit Union parking lot in Vista to take guests to and from the event for $10/person.

Director Needed for Champagne Village Chorus

The Champagne Village Chorus is in need of a director. The small mixed chorus meets once a week for one hour. Rehearsals begin again in early September for the annual Holiday Show in mid-December. Remuneration and gas expenses will be discussed during the interview. Call Joan at 760.749.0932 or Mimi at 760.751.1032.

Church to Sponsor Missionary Conference

The Woodland Parkway Bible Church will sponsor a Missionary Conference for girls and women on Saturday, September 6, at the church, 1093 Rock Springs Road, San Marcos. The theme will be "How Can We Be Involved in Missions?"

The morning session will be from 9:30am to 12Noon with singing and an ice breaker followed by featured speaker, Attorney Marla Aspinwall, from Los Angeles.

Afternoon sessions discussing Neighbor Evangelism will be 1-1:45pm on creative ways to do lifestyle evangelism, with featured speaker, Carrie Cybulski, and breakout workshop sessions at 2-2:45pm. For more information and reservations, call Dottie Andrews at 760.798.7498, or the church at 760.744.9242.

RB Chorale Announces New Member Enrollment

Join the RB Chorale as they kick-off their 35th season with "Forever Christmas."

Membership in the Chorale will be open to new members until September 30, with the first rehearsal on Tuesday, September 2. New members should arrive at 7pm to complete registration. No auditions are required and there are openings for Sopranos, Altos, and especially Tenors and Basses.

For information about joining the RB Chorale, contact the Recruitment Chairman at

The RB Chorale rehearsal site is Westwood Elementary School, 1449 Matinal Road, San Diego, 92127. This year three shows are scheduled at the Poway Center for the Performing Arts: Friday and Saturday, December 19 and 20, at 7:30pm, and Sunday, December 21 at 2pm. For more information, visit the
website at

Woman's Club Meeting Scheduled

The Woman's Club of Escondido will meet at 11am on Monday, September 8, in the Clubhouse, 751 North Rose (corner Mission Ave.), Escondido. All women of the community are invited to attend. Lunch is $8/person. Reservations are required if staying for lunch. To learn more about the Woman's Club,
call Lavonne at 760.741.2140.

Artist Reception Open House at Historical Society

On Saturday, September 6, from 1-3pm, the San Marcos Historical Society will host an Open House Artist Reception for Robert Freeman, a controversial world renowned artist and long time San Marcos resident. Freeman has produced thousands of pieces - painting, sculptures, drawings, and murals - throughout his career. His work is displayed all over the world in galleries, including those in Germany, Japan, Hawaii, and the Smithsonian in
Washington D.C., and other public places. For further information, call Maryanne at 760.744.9025.

LSM Republican Women To Meet

Monday, September 8, is the date of the meeting for the Lake San Marcos Republican Women Federated. The speaker will be Larry Greenfield, Director of Republican Jewish Coalition, California Region. His topic is "Election 2008: American Hero vs. American Idol, the Conservative Battle at Home and Abroad."

The meeting starts at 11:30am, at the Lake San Marcos Country Club. Reservations are required by Thursday, September 4. Make checks payable to LSMRWF for $16.50/members and $18/guests, and mail to Mary Howard, 1312 San Julian Drive, San Marcos, CA 92078. For more information, contact President Diane Martin at 760.471.2239.


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