Here is a sampling of events hosted by the members of

Center for Spiritual Living, Temecula Valley

Offered for Your Creative Consideration!



SATURDAY 10/22/16 7:00 p.m.

Come and experience Brazil! You are invited to a lovely night filled with authentic Brazilian food, music and lots of fun and games.

Special Instructions: Alcohol will be served. Adults only. No smoking please.

Host: Fernanda Lorenti Phone: 213 842-4031

Location: Temecula

Guests: 6

Minimum bid per guest: $25



SATURDAY 10/8/16 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Escape for the night to Spain! Enjoy a three course meal including small scrumptious bites, or tapas of cured meats and aged cheeses, an olive bar, paella and of course --- fine wine!

Special Instructions: Wine will be served. Smoking outside permitted. Special diets supported.

Host: Claire Manley

Phone: 619 804-3104 (Claire)

Co-Host: Ditchi Manley

Phone: 619-228-1228 (Ditchi)

Guests: 10

Minimum Bid per guest: $20



SATURDAY 10/8/16 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Join us to view the heavenly bodies of Venus, Mars, Saturn, Moon and the Andromeda Galaxy from our viewing deck. Enjoy a selection of finger foods, plateau wines and dessert on

the Santa Rosa Plateau.

Special Instructions: Alcohol will be served. Smoking outside permitted.

Hosts: Susan & Craig Hurst

Phone: 951 696-7906

Location: Murrieta

Guests: 16

Minimum bid per guest: $20



SATURDAY 9/24/16 6:00 – 9:30 p.m.

Are you an adult willing to take a lighthearted attitude toward blackmail, sex, larceny, deceit and murder?? If so, you are invited to our dinner party. But, you are a murder suspect. As our guest, you will be cast in a role and expected to dress accordingly. Join us for an evening of fun and mystery!

Special Instructions: Wine will be served. Adults only. No smoking please.

Host: Jana Sawyer Phone: 951 526-1213

Co-Host: Jim Willis Phone: 951 308-1318

Location: Temecula

Guests: 10

Minimum Bid: $25



FRIDAY 10/7/16 – 6:00 p.m.

Back again by popular demand! Join us for another evening of fun & laughter! A buffet dinner consisting of authentic German food will be served and enjoyed by all.

Special Instructions: Alcohol will be proved. Adults only. Smoking outside permitted.

Host: Sue Harshman Phone: 951 894-1230

Co-Host: Barbara Lopresti Phone: 951-676-9364

Location: Wildomar

Guests: 14

Minimum Bid per guest: $20


Event #215


SUNDAY 9/18/16 5:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Green Flash Sunset Beach Party at Oceanside Harbor. Hot Dogs, S’mores, Bonfire & Boogie Boarding! Bring your swimsuits, Frisbees, jackets, and dolphin sighting consciousness!

Special Instructions: Bring beach chairs if you wish. Adults, Teens, Kids – All are Welcome! Smoking okay.

Host: Beth Haase Phone: 760 724-4582

Location: Oceanside Harbor Beach – Picnic Ramada – Lot 11-B. State Beach Parking Fee $7

Guests: 50

Minimum Bid: $10

State Beach Parking Fee $7





FRIDAY 9/23/16 6:45 p.m.

A feast for your senses! Sit-down dinner featuring a vegan cuisine inspired from around the world. Each course will be paired with wine. Come and be amazed at how delicious vegan can be!

Special Instructions: Alcohol will be provided. Adults only.

No smoking please.

Hosts: Stacey Paige & Curt Riddle

Phone: 213 864-9364 or 949 285-3087

Location: Murrieta

Guests: 6

Minimum Bid: $25


Event #213 - GRILLEN’ & CHILLEN’

SATURDAY 9/10/16 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

A little food, a little music, a hearty swim & some good wine with lots of laughter & fun for a feel-good afternoon. Come join us for a BBQ & swim-fest. Bring your bathing suits and chill out while you have some family fun. Kids & Teens are welcome too!

Special Instructions: Wine & cold drinks will be served. Pets on premises. No smoking please.

Hosts: Shari & Nelson Sorbo

Phone: 951 972-4117

Location: Temecula

Guests: 20

Minimum bid per guest: $15



SATURDAY 9/17/16 4:00 p.m.

Come enjoy a relaxing backyard BBQ in a beautiful garden setting. Bring your appetites, ‘cause Gary’s firing up the grill while Berylanne’s a cook’n in the kitchen! We’ll be dining alfresco amidst the soothing sounds of wind chimes and bubbling water.

Life is good….And so it is!

Special Instructions: Alcohol will be provided. 2 cats on premises. Adults only. No smoking please.

Host: Berylanne & Gary Crutchley

Phone: 951 805-8301

Location: Temecula

Guest: 14

Minimum Bid per guest: $20



THURSDAY 9/8/16 6:30 – 10:00 p.m.

Create magical mandala art and enjoy marvelous organic munchies! Non-alcoholic beverages will be provided. You are welcome to bring your own favorite beverage if you like!

Special Instructions: Smoking outside permitted. Pets on premises. 18 years of age & over.

Host: Lauren Crosthwaite

Phone: 951 541-4598 (or) 951 694-4327

Location: Temecula

Guests: 5

Minimum bid per guest: $25



SATURDAY 9/10/16 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

You won’t want to miss this unique Soul Experience with African Origin Food and Connections! Join us for a Rib-Fest and Trimmings.

Special Instructions: Beer and Wine will be provided. Adults only. No smoking please.

Hosts: Jackie & Don Taylor

Phone: 951 551-5152 (Jackie)

951 551-5177 (Don)

Location: Temecula

Guests: 14

Minimum Bid per guest: $20


Event #209 - CAJUN BUNCO at “The Woodward’s”

FRIDAY 8/26/16 7:00 - 10:00 p.m.

Bunco has been a tradition of ours for over 30 years and it seems fitting to share our love of this game with our CSLTV Community. Join us for Cajun Pulled Pork & Pulled Beef “Poor Boys” served with corn-on-the-cob, specialty spring salad, potato salad & mixed fruit. Plus; table treats available during game time. We’ll top it off with chocolate mousse meringue, coffee, tea and/or chocolate port.

Special Instructions: Meal will be prepared with non-GMO & organic food ingredients. Alcohol will be provided. No smoking please.

Wheelchair access. Adults and Teens.

Host: Ann Woodward Phone: 951 676-2935

Co-Host: Ginny Kennedy Phone: 760 425-0953

Location: Temecula

Guests: 10

Minimum Bid per guest: $20 (Plus a $6 Bunco Buy-in)



SATURDAY 8/27/16 5:00 – 9:00 p.m. (or later)

Nestled between the Santa Rosa Plateau & the Cleveland National Forest, our Victorian Farmhouse awaits the Adventurous! Meander through the herb labyrinth and pause for meditation. Visit the organic vegetable garden, enchanted fairy house & more. Mediterranean style vegetarian menu, plus plank grilled salmon & desserts will be served Al Fresca. Stay for the music!

Special Instructions: No Smoking (fire hazard). Adults only. Special diets supported with our vegetarian menu. Alcohol will be provided.

Dress is casual; wear comfortable shoes.

Hosts: Brenda & Warren Stephenson

Phone: 951 609-5550

Co-Host: Elise Herrera Phone: 951 704-9043

Location: Murrieta

Guests: 8

Minimum Bid per guest: $25



SATURDAY 7/23/16 - 5:30 p.m.

Join us for a casual fun-filled evening with appetizers and featuring an array of Mexican dishes. Nick will play some songs on the accordion. You can also take a swing at the piñata! We’ll play some bunco, have

lots of laughs and cap off the evening with coffee and dessert.

Special Instructions: Margaritas, Wine, Beer and non-alcoholic beverages will be provided. Adults only. No smoking please. 2 small dogs on premises.

Hosts: Pam & Nick Migliozzi

Phone: 951 677-3962

Location: Murrieta  Guests: 10

Minimum Bid: $20 (Plus a $5 bunco buy-in)


Event #208 - Hawaiian Luau

SATURDAY 8/20/16 4:00 P.M.

Join us for an evening of food, friends, music and fun! Grab your Hawaiian shirts and dresses and join us for a fun-filled and delicious luau with all the traditional tastes of the islands! Our menu will include traditional pupus including tropical fruit, vegetables, coconut & lime shrimp, maui onion dip, mango salsa and chips. Our meal will consist of Kalua pork, teriyaki chicken, rice, salad and rolls. We will have pineapple upside down cake for dessert. Mai Tais and non-alcoholic fruit punch to drink all while listening to the wonderful music of John Foltz and taking in the beautiful Fallbrook views.

Hosts: Rev. Katherine Economou & Steve Butterworth

Phone: 951 304-0268

Co-Hosts: John & Tina Foltz

Location: Fallbrook

Guests: 14

12 Minimum Bid: $25


SATURDAY 6/11/16 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

All you need is LOVE! Come get groovy with the teens. Wear you 160’s threads and let your inner flower child out! Games, dancing, singing, beads, brownies and more! Help us fundraise

for camp! Fun for the entire family!

Special Instructions: Non-alcoholic beverages will be served. No smoking please.

Host: Ted Blake Phone: 951-775-2021

Location: CSLTV

Guests: 50

Minimum Bid per guest: $15

**To benefit our teen camp fund**


Event #202  WINE – YOGA & CHOCOLATE!

FRIDAY 6/17/16 7:00 p.m.

Restorative yoga coupled with wine tasting and chocolate. Bring your mat and taste buds for fun Plein-air yoga.

Special Instructions: Wheelchair access, wine & non-alcoholic beverages provided. No smoking please. Cats on premises. Adults and teens.

Host: Janie Currey Phone: 909 576-0797

Co-Host: Susan Hurst

Location: Canyon Lake

Guests: 15

Minimum Bid per guest: $20


Event #203 - JACK STACK K.C. BBQ

SATURDAY 6/18/16 5:00 p.m.

You won’t want to miss this delicious barbeque directly from the VERY BEST restaurant in Kansas City, Missouri! Come and enjoy the food, music and an evening filled with fun and laughter!

Special Instructions: No smoking please. Small dog inside away from the event.

Hosts: Dan Van Gerpen Phone: 951 308-2326 (Dan)

Co-Host: Julie Nims Phone: 951 265-4489 (Julie)

Location: Temecula

Guests: 10

Minimum Bid per guest: $20



SATURDAY 6/25/16 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Fun in the sun (& shade) on Canyon Lake. We will have paddle boards and games to play. Two large Lily Pads will provide fun for kids & adults alike. Lunch on the Lake, play games & have fun!

Special Instructions: Adults, teens and kids ALL welcome! Alcohol provided. Please bring beach chair, towel & swim suits!

Hosts: Charlene & Suzy Kussner

Phone: 714 655-6065

Co-Hosts: Brent & Kimjera Whittington

Phone: 925 786-0681

Location: Canyon Lake

Guests: 30

Minimum Bid per guest: $15


Event #205 - HAPPY DAYS!

SATURDAY 6/25/16 5:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Join us for 50’s Food, 50’s Music, Games & Fun! If you like; dust off those blue jeans, poodle skirts and saddle shoes. We’ll eat, sing and dance along with an authentic juke-box to great rock ‘n roll music!

Special Instructions: Adults only. Pets on premises. Alcohol will be provided. No smoking please.

Hosts: Ric & Becky Mandelbaum

Phone: 760 702-1959

Location: Murrieta

Guests: 10

Minimum Bid: $20



SATURDAY 7/9/16 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Join us as we begin the day with brunch served on the patio while enjoying the stunning Fallbrook Valley below. You will be invited to make a painting followed by a fun-filled critique. And there is still more fun to come as we enjoy the afternoon with a wine and cheese reception.

Special Instructions: Wine and non-alcoholic beverages will be provided. Adults only. Outside smoking permitted.

Hosts: Diane & Rev. Michael Summers

Phone: 760 579-3882

Location: Fallbrook

Guests: 12

Minimum Bid: $20


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