On Wednesday, November 6, 2019, the Carmel Valley Women’s Club (CVWC) will host a luncheon from 11:30-1:30 pm at Gardener Ranch with guest speaker, Ellen Martin, Executive Director of First Night Monterey. $45 per person. Tickets must be purchased in advance, no walk-ins. Register online here, send an email to Penny Wood or call (831) 624-3081. Reservations or cancelations must be received by Penny by noon, Friday, November 1. As always, men are welcomed to participate in all CVWC events. Get the scoop on the big 250th anniversary of the founding of Monterey. Its history comes to life New Year’s Eve 2020 when First Night Monterey opens the year-long celebration with its annual event in the downtown area. Speaker Ellen Martin, Executive Director of First Night will tell you all about it at the CVWC November lunch. Tickets include a bountiful buffet served at Gardener Ranch, including: Asian Chicken Salad, Bay Shrimp Pasta Salad with Cucumbers and Dill, Greek Salad with Pita Bread and Hummus, Grilled Vegetable Platter, Brownie Bites and Lemon Bars. ************** The Carmel Valley Women’s Club Foundation is a social organization consisting of community-minded Monterey Peninsula women concerned with the welfare of Carmel Valley, the education of Carmel Valley’s young women and the individual needs of its membership. For additional information about CVWC, please call (831) 659-3221 or visit cvwomensclub.org.