NEW DATE! Tree Planting Ceremony & Potluck Picnic in Honor of Andrew Christie Register

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NEW DATE! Tree Planting Ceremony & Potluck Picnic in Honor of Andrew Christie

Tree Planting Ceremony & Potluck Picnic in Honor of Andrew Christie

2210 H St, Santa Margarita, CA 93453, USA

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Organized By: Santa Lucia Chapter

Location: 2210 H St, Santa Margarita, CA 93453, USA

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Event Organizers:
Ranel Porter
   (925) 765-9243
Carole Mintzer
   (714) 313-2035
Mila Vujovich-La Barre
   (805) 441-5818

We're excited to invite you to a special event honoring the retirement of our esteemed Director, Andrew Christie, who has been a guiding force behind our local Sierra Club chapter for 20 years. In recognition of his outstanding leadership and dedication to environmental advocacy, we're hosting a memorable day of celebration.

Event Details:

Date: April 13, 2023

Time: Picnic starts at 11:00 AM, Tree Planting Ceremony at 1:00 PM

Location: Santa Margarita Community Park at 2210 H Street Santa Margarita, CA 93453

Potluck Picnic:

In addition to your infectious enthusiasm, please bring the following essentials:

  • Potluck dishes to tantalize our taste buds (serving approximately 6 people)
  • Refreshing beverages to quench our thirst for both nature and camaraderie
  • Plates, utensils, cups, and napkins to keep our picnic eco-friendly
  • Outdoor chairs for lounging in comfort as we savor the day
  • Sunscreen to shield against the sun's rays and keep our spirits bright

Tree Planting Ceremony:

Following the picnic, we'll gather for a heartfelt Tree Planting Ceremony to commemorate Andrew's many contributions to our community and the environment. Together, we'll plant a tree as a symbol of growth, sustainability, and gratitude for his leadership.

Invite Friends and Family:

We encourage you to extend this invitation to your friends and family who are passionate about environmental conservation and may be interested in joining the Sierra Club. This is a wonderful opportunity to introduce new members to our community and share our commitment to protecting nature for future generations.


Please RSVP by April 12, 2024, with the number of attendees and the dish you plan to bring. Your participation will help us ensure a fantastic celebration for all.

Let's come together to celebrate Andrew's retirement and the incredible impact he has made on our Santa Lucia Sierra Club chapter. Your presence and contributions will make this day truly special.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Warm regards,

Ranel Porter
Vice Chair
Chair, Membership Committee
Sierra Club Santa Lucia Chapter

Cost: Free

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Bring: A potluck dish to share with others. Please bring a dish that serves approximately 6 people, a beverage of your choice, reusable utensils, plates, cups, sun protection, and outdoor chairs.

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