Archive for March, 2014

Volunteers Needed

Volunteers Needed
Girl Scouts Agriculture Adventure Day – April 26th – 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Stanislaus Ag Center, 3800 Cornucopia Way, Ste B, Modesto, California

The purpose of this event is to introduce Agriculture to the Girl Scouts and their families

We are looking for some of the following items:
Square Dancing Instructors
Local treats to fill goodie bags that will be handed out
Drought/water saving handout on how to save water and reduce usage
Milk Advisory contact
Animals for a petting zoo. (Horses and rabbits will be on site so far)
Dutch oven cooking experience to show the girl scouts
Fruits or Vegetables to share
Ideas on how to promote Agriculture to youths
Volunteers to help with the event
If you would like more information, please contact Denise Weber at 573-1182.

Sign up to volunteer for this event:

Duarte Nursery’s Friends Day – May 2nd 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
1555 Baldwin Rd, Hughson, CA, United States
Trade Show, Tours, Presentations, Wine Tasting and Lunch

Sign up to volunteer with helping our CWA booth at this event:

2014 Summer Mixer Committee – June 11th 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
If you would like join our mixer committee to help with the planning and setup of this event, please join by signing up on the following link:

Help Our Chapter – Leadership Opportunites!

Our chapter needs your help! We are in need of members interested in our chapter’s leadership:



Scholarship Committee

Help select recipients by reviewing scholarships, making a group decision and presenting scholarships at our June Mixer.

Brunch Committee

Help plan, organize and execute our biggest fundraiser of the year.

Newsletter Editor

Help compile Chapter news, events, pictures, interesting & share-worthy Ag info, etc. Printing & Mailing is outsourced and cared for by a trusted company.


If you love history, this is the job for you!


Interested? Want more details? Email us –

March Meeting Agenda

Review / approval of February meeting minutes

Treasurer’s Report

Old Business:

April-Girl Scout Agriculture Adventure Day – Denise

April Tour Meeting at Frantz Nursery

May-Friends Day Duarte Nursery – Lisa

June – Summer Mixer – Denise & Pam

July – Stanislaus County Fair Farmyard Experience – Victoria

August – Salsa Making – Lisa

September – Home Ec Donation project – Lisa

February 2015 Brunch – Caroline

New Business:

Report from March SWM – Angelique & Victoria

T-shirts & Bags

Tour Meeting for May?

Tour Meeting for October?

Upcoming State Events

  • March 8-9, 2014  SWM      -Blythe
  • March 19, 2014 Ag Day at the      Capitol 10 am- 1:30 pm
  • April 3-6, 2014 AAW Mid Year      Meeting- Minneapolis, MN
  • May 5-6, 2014 SWM & Leg      Visits- Sacramento
  • May 6, 2014 CWA Legislative      Reception 

April 2014 Meeting/Tour

Our chapter meeting for April will be at  Frantz Nursery (in Hickman) on Wednesday, April 16th. This will be a tour meeting.

Tentative time:  1:00 p.m. (more details first week of April)

Mark your calendars; we’ll see you there!

CWA Brunch Wrap Up & 2015 Planning Meeting

The CWA Brunch Wrap Up & 2015 Planning meeting will be Thursday, March 27th @ 9:30 a.m. in Modesto @ Oak Valley Community Bank on Dale Road.
Anyone interested in serving on the CWA Brunch Committee is welcomed to attend.
Thank you Ellen & Caroline for your passionate dedication to the success of our Chapter’s Brunch.