Archive for the ‘Chapter Events’ Category

2015 Annual Membership Brunch

2015 Flyer. Invitation

Please check out the flyer for the 2015 Annual Membership Brunch.

If you have any questions please contact one of the Committee Members:

Hostesses – Ellen Durrer –

Tickets – Caroline Dickey –

Raffle – Roxanna Smith –

Champagne/Cheese Tables – Dana Ferreira –

& Diane Bettencourt –

Sponsorships –       EVERYONE – Caroline Dickey will track

Vendors -Caroline Dickey

Beverage Service – Linda Jelacich –

Other Help:

Brandi LoForti –

Pam Sweeten –

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 –

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.

2014 Tickets ~ Price Increase after Jan. 15!

Dear CWA Members,

The 2014 Annual Table Setting Champagne Brunch is scheduled to take place on Saturday, February 1st, 2014, at the Stanislaus County Fairgrounds, Turlock, CA. On a previous post, you will find the Ticket Order Form which is new this year. Please print it, fill it out, and mail it in with your check.
Please note, the ticket price increases after Jan 15. We have also expanded the number of table settings and the viewing time. In addition, we have brought back the “Table Setting” raffle and have added vendors.
Feel free to email the form or print it and pass it out family, friends or colleagues who would like to attend.
If you have any questions please do not hesitate to ask; your 2014 Brunch Committee would love to help you out.

Tickets – Caroline Dickey 209-321-1917
Hostess – Ellen Durrer 209-495-2151
Auction/Raffle – Roxanna Smith 209-541-8636
Vendors – Mia Brudnicki 209-541-7764
Sponsorship – Roxanna Smith 209-541-8636
or Dana Ferreira 209-450-5695

Volunteers – Diana Bettencourt 209-678-7744

2014 Brunch Ticket Order




2014 Ticket Orders


Please use the form below to order tickets for the 2014 Annual Table-Setting Brunch on February 1, 2014 at the Stanislaus County Fairgrounds.

Checks need to be mailed to the Chapter and this form will help the committee track all ticket requests.

Thanks you for your support.

We look forward to seeing you at the Brunch.

Your 2014 Brunch Committee,


Tickets – Caroline Dickey 209-321-1917
Hostess – Ellen Durrer 209-495-2151
Auction/Raffle – Roxanna  Smith 209-541-8636
Vendors – Mia Brudnicki
Sponsorship – Roxanna Smith 209-541-8636
or Dana Ferreira

Volunteers – Diana Bettencourt

Ticket Order Form

Tickets are $30 each ($35 after January 15th); guests 12 and under are $15

Name: ___________________________________________          E-mail: __________________________________

Phone: ___________________________       Address: __________________________________________________

Number of tickets: _______________  x $30 = $ _____________              Tickets are $35 each after January 15th!

Number of child tickets: ___________ x $15 = $ _____________              Total Ticket Order $_____________

Please list all guest names:




Request to be seated with/near Hostess (name): _______________________________________________________


California Women for Agriculture, Stanislaus Chapter

P.O. Box 2005 Turlock, CA 95381

Ticket Questions? Contact Caroline at (209) 321-1917 or