Eileen Walker

For those of you who have known Eileen Walker in Moon Valley Women’s Club, Leading Ladies Bunco, Mexican Train Dominoes and Restaurant Review, I want to let you know that Eileen passed away last week. She enjoyed so many wonderful times with us, with her family and traveling the world in her 96 years.  I…

MVNA Special Meeting Notice

URGENT ALERT!  SAVE THE DATE There is an opportunity to have our voices heard by the decision makers regarding the proposed 4-story apartment complex at the north/west corner of 12st./Greenway. City Councilwoman Debra Stark has graciously agreed to meet with us along with a representative from the Phoenix City and Planning Department. It is very important that…

Restaurant Review Group

THE MEXICANO Restaurant, Tatum and Cactus A lively setting with loud Mariachi music prevailed in the busy restaurant even though it was after 1pm. The group voted to sit outside where conversation would be possible. Patio is huge with good shade and fans with a built-in misting system. This made the hot dry day at…

Museum and Special Events Group

The Museum & Special Events group toured the Eddie Basha Western Museum Collection in May. We were all impressed with the quality & quantity of this special hidden treasure. We viewed wonderful paintings & bronzes created by members of the Cowboy Artists of America and many others. The native American baskets, pottery, jewelry & fetishes…

May Lunch Review

Our last luncheon of the season was held on May 13th at Natalino’s Italian Restaurant. Chris Rose the Magician entertained us at our tables with his immersive, fun, close up magic. Chris founded a non-profit (magiciansonmission.org) to help combat the isolation of our service members. He performs internationally for our veterans through his charity. We all enjoyed…

Gardening Club

The MVWC Garden Group had the pleasure of touring two of our members’ lovely gardens on May 6th. The first garden we toured was Kristin C where she shared with us some of her beautiful trees, flowers, grapes and delicious vegetable garden. She had several unusual trees including her pink lemon and the Buddha hand…

Hard Cover Book Club

The Hard Cover Girls Book Club met on Zoom during the 2021-2022 season. As a new member, this group offered me opportunities to explore reads that I would never have selected on my own. My horizons were broadened by the selections of the group and I learned a lot! This season began with How the…

Matinee Friends

Four Matinee Friends attended the Spotlight Youth Theater production of “The Lightning Thief” on Sunday afternoon, May 22. After a seating mix-up, we settled into our seats at the top row, to watch the story of Percy Jackson, demi-god son of Poseidon, and his friends’ journey to the underworld to retrieve the lightning sword and save…