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Fallbrook Encore Club enjoys luncheon, fashion show

Fallbrook Encore Club enjoys luncheon, fashion show

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Encore Club Spring Luncheon and Fashion Show were held recently at Myrtle Creek Botanical Gardens. Leslie Sommers of Caravan Women’s Apparel of Fallbrook provided the fashion show with unique and fun fashions and accessories, utilizing beautiful fabrics and comfortable designs. The six models were drawn from club members and the vintage […]

Exciting art show on display at Z Cafe

Exciting art show on display at Z Cafe

  BONSALL – Noreen Ring, Renee Perry, and Neill Ketchum are exhibiting new artwork throughout the Z Cafe and Gallery. The show started in February and runs through May 1. Noreen Ring is an award-winning fiber artist who designs whimsical and other-worldly collages. Ring’s art quilts are all hand stitched using a variety of threads. Each piece is […]

Portraits for Patients to hold inaugural fundraiser

Portraits for Patients to hold inaugural fundraiser

FALLBROOK – Portraits for Patients, a nonprofit organization formed by high school student and Fallbrook native Anna Anderson, will hold its inaugural event, a benefit for Rady Children’s Hospital San Diego on Saturday, April 1 from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Myrtle Creek Plantation House, 2940 Reche Rd. Portraits for Patients combines Anderson’s […]

2017 Fallbrook Community Read tickets now available

FALLBROOK – Tickets for the 2017 Fallbrook Community Read and Fundraiser are now on sale. Best-selling author Ann Patchett will speak about her latest book, “Commonwealth”, on Saturday, May 6 at 6:30 p.m. at Fallbrook Library. Information, reservations and tickets are available at www.fallbrooklibraryfriends.org or at the Bottom Shelf Bookstore at 124 S. Mission Rd. […]

Assembly Minority Floor Leader Marie Waldron appointed to committees

SACRAMENTO – Assembly Member Marie Waldron, R-Escondido, announced Jan. 20 that she has been named to the following committees for the 2017-2018 session: Arts, Entertainment, Sports, Tourism and Internet Media, Vice Chair Assembly Ethics Health Local Government, Vice Chair Assembly Rules Governmental Organization “It’s great to receive my committee assignments and get to work on the issues […]

Fifth annual Fallbrook Scarecrow Days has begun

Fifth annual Fallbrook Scarecrow Days has begun

FALLBROOK – Scarecrows are back invading Fallbrook for the fifth year, bringing a month of community fun to the Friendly Village.  Merchants and residents will display their scarecrows for the entire month of October, with a judging review to award prizes for Best of Show and People’s Choice. The Harvest Faire, which will be on […]

FGMS exhibit wins Josephine Scripps Cup

FGMS exhibit wins Josephine Scripps Cup

Joe Naiman Village News Correspondent The Fallbrook Gem and Mineral Society (FGMS) entered an educational case at the San Diego County Fair’s gems, minerals, and jewelry exhibit to honor Dr. Peter Bancroft. The case itself would be honored with the Josephine Scripps Cup for the best mineral from San Diego County. “It was a bonus, […]

Garden club tackles senior center re-landscaping project

Garden club tackles senior center re-landscaping project

FALLBROOK – Last fall Phyllis Sweeney, special projects manager of the Fallbrook Senior Center, asked the Fallbrook Garden Club for assistance in re-landscaping the front entrance by replacing the grass with drought tolerant plants. There were many challenges to consider before new plantings and mulch could be installed. These included developing a design, removing diseased trees, […]

Dorland exhibit to be displayed in Brandon Gallery through July

FALLBROOK – Dorland Mountain Arts Colony will present a fine art and artisan exhibit during the month of July 2016. Multimedia paintings and sculpture by Dorland Associate Artists will be showcased in the Brandon Gallery at 105 N. Main Ave. An evening reception and program on Saturday July 9 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. […]

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