Tag: Women of Quail Creek

Safely back from the death zone!

Dr. John Klein and Trekker Guide Deepak with Mt. Everest behind them.

Jean Tittle The 2019-20 Kino Lecture Series will open on Monday, Nov. 18, from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Quail Creek Madera Clubhouse Ballroom. Please join us as we welcome back Dr. John Klein, Tucson orthopedic surgeon, and conqueror of six out of the world’s seven tallest summits. Last November, Dr. Klein shared with our audience his…

Military Baby Shower diaper call

JoAnn Haberer If you’ve ever had a baby in disposable diapers you know how big a dent they make in your shopping budget. The Women of Quail Creek’s annual Military Baby Shower helps out local service men and women who are new parents by providing diapers from NB (newborn) to size 4. But we need…

Oom-pah! Oktoberfest hits all the high notes

JoAnn Haberer This year’s Oktoberfest to benefit the Women of Quail Creek Scholarship fund was a big success on all fronts. The October 14 event of eating, drinking, dancing and making merry, German-style, was enjoyed by a full house of over 270 party-goers. The night began with a free large pretzel with cheese sauce for…

Octoberfest tickets go on sale in August

  JoAnn Haberer Doesn’t an ice-cold beer sound like a great idea? Or how about a glass of German wine and yummy pretzels with mustard? Well, Octoberfest is just around the corner (October 14) and tickets will be on sale starting this month. This fun event is presented by the Women of Quail Creek Scholarship…

From good to gorgeous

JoAnn Haberer On August 27, The Women of Quail Creek will host Elise Marquam-Jahns, a nationally known makeup artist, who will present tips on looking your best regardless of your age. Have you noticed a few unexpected (and unwelcome) changes in your skin and appearance in the past few years? And has it seemed as…

TWOQC take a short trip to the Emerald Isle

JoAnn Haberer The Women of Quail Creek enjoyed being “A Wee Bit Irish” for their luncheon on June 25. It was a chance to meet up with old friends and new, while dreaming of the lush, green Irish countryside and being entertained by a rousing dance performance by Tucson’s own Celtic Steps. Celtic Steps is…

Cactus Containers: the good, the bad, the ugly

JoAnn Haberer On May 21 The Women of Quail Creek were treated to a hands-on demonstration of how to create “natural patio art” using cacti, succulents and well-chosen pots. Francesca Schelenski and Kathy Stone, owners of Earth Angels, explained the basics of making beautiful cactus containers that are not only beautiful but also well-adapted to…

Don’t miss award-winning Irish dancers – June 25

JoAnn Haberer This month’s The Women of Quail Creek luncheon, A Wee Bit Irish, will feature the Celtic Steps, a national-award winning dance troupe directed by Christopher McGrory. A warm-weather lunch of chicken-salad stuffed tomato salad will be served and the bar will be open for you to purchase your favorite libation. All TWOQC members,…