The Valley Women’s Club of San Lorenzo Valley
Why Join the VWC?

Because you can make a difference, right here, at home.

What's Happening in the San Lorenzo Valley

San Lorenzo Valley Estuary Project

VOLUNTEER AND REDUCE STRESS! San Lorenzo River Estuary Project • June 15, 2019

With YOUR help the San Lorenzo River Estuary Project will improve the wildlife habitat. We welcome you to join us to increase the growth margins around established native plants, prune back bushes, liberate overgrown natives & mingle with other wonderful volunteers.

You’re invited: Memorial for Fred McPherson: June 23, 2019

A memorial for our beloved Fred McPherson will be held at Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park in the Main Picnic area Sunday, June 23rd at noon.
PG&E equipment on Pilger Road. Nov. 9, 2018

Update on PG&E Wildfire Management Plan: Enhanced Vegetation Management Fails to Provide Safety from Wildfire

UPDATE – MAY 2019 The tragic wildfires of the past two years have highlighted decades of infrastructure neglect by PG&E
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Recycling bottles and cans

The Lowdown on the Closedown of CRV Redemption/Recycling Centers

After more than 30 years operating the three Redemption/Recycling centers in the San Lorenzo Valley, the VWC is preparing to close down the centers, effective July 1. The Ben Lomond Transfer Station will continue to provide recycling services without any redemption options.
Recycling at the bin

Recycling Centers to Close in Felton and Boulder Creek

With profound regret, the Valley Women’s Club of San Lorenzo Valley (VWC), after thirty years providing this valuable service to our community, announces the closure of its SLV Redemption/Recycling Centers (SLVRR) in Felton, Ben Lomond, and Boulder Creek
Road Safety

April 4, 2019: Please attend and sign petition to improve the safety of our Valley roads

WHAT: Show of support for pedestrian safety on Highway 9 (and elsewhere in the SLV)

WHEN: Thursday, April 4, 9 Read the rest

Federal Aviation Administration Needs To Hear From You!

Please Read and Sign The Petition: Flight Path Noise

The Valley Women’s Club Board of Directors unanimously opposes the potential … Read the rest

Mt. Hermon Bike Park Concerns

Wednesday June 17, 2015 Good Times by JOH RATHBUN

Plans for an educational adventure park in Felton are awaiting approval, Read the rest

Health Issues -Some Quick Ideas

West Nile Virus Update

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Health Issues - Image for sleep5 Foods That Sabotage Your Sleep

By Melanie Haiken, … Read the rest

Fresh Ideas – Environmental Issues You Care About

Jane Mio Blog on lower San Lorenzo

For a new take on the San Lorenzo River, go to Jane’s blogRead the rest

List of GMO Foods Published

 

The Center for Food Safety has published a list of brands in various processed food categories telling which have … Read the rest

Health & Safety – Sharps Solution and Disposing of Medications

Sharps Solutions logoFrom Vitamins and Aspirin to Prescriptions and Syringes – You Can Protect Our Groundwater and Keep Folks Safe

It is … Read the rest

Septic Care in the Winter

Water Causes Problems

Santa Cruz County has strict regulations relating to septic systems in the San Lorenzo Valley that have … Read the rest

Take a Minute to Learn About the Santa Cruz Women’s Health Center

One of the most important health organizations in the County is the Santa Cruz Women’s Health Center (Centro de Salud … Read the rest