6:30 pm (Doors open at 6:00 pm)


(open to the public)

Temecula Library
30600 Pauba Road
Temecula CA 92592

Doors open at 6 pm; 

meeting starts at 6:30 pm

Snacks provided.

Students are encouraged to attend.  Many of our local educators are giving school credit for notes and attendance. 


November 28, Thursday, 1 pm to 2:30 pm
Outreach Committee Meeting 
​Murrieta Public Library 

​8 Town Square 
Murrieta CA 92562


Dec. 8 (Sat.) 9AM "Calcite Mine Hike"

Anza Borrego State Park

​Join us on a 4-5 mile easy to moderate hike with about 600' of gain /loss. We will travel through an amazing slot canyon. The upper slot on the way up and the lower slot on our way back.  The hike does require bolder scrambling. At the mine area, which is a plateau with spectacular rock formations and great views of the Salton Sea, hikers will have time to explore the area. Please wear good slip resistant hiking shoes. Directions:  From Borrego Springs The trail is located on (Route S22) .2 miles past mile marker 18.  Park on ether side of the road. To register or for more detailed directions please contact  Gary Marsalone: For information or to make reservations email me at gmarsalone@gmail .com.  No fees, rain cancels.


Sunday, Dec. 9th, 1 pm to 5 pm

Winter Celebration - Peace and the Earth

This year, held at:

Vail Lake Resort

38000 Hwy 79 South

Temecula CA 9259a2

Office: 951-303-0173


Schedule of Activities:

   1 pm: Games and Appetizers

  2 pm: Hayride

  3 pm: Potluck Meal

  4 pm: Sing-along Music

What to bring:

  Dish to serve 8 or $5/adult

  Your own plates, utensils, cups and napkins

RSVP: pamela05n@yahoo.com;  951-767-2324

Hope to see you there!


December 11: Tuesday - 3:30 pm 
Ex-Com Meeting 

at George McMackin's home
40335 Garrison Dr
Temecua CA 92591


Volkswalk with Kathy Bundy - local walks and hikes

These walks are not sponsored by the Sierra Club.
We have a member of our group that offers regular

walks.  This is a non-competitive walking or hiking

for fun, fitness and fellowship. Most walks are 3-6 miles. 

Go to meetup.com site: 

Volkswalking in So. California

Open to Everyone.  

DON'T Forget Your PASSPORT BOOKS for a sanction stamp for $3
If you are New to Volkssports you may purchase a New Walker Packet for $5 and get your 1st three walks Free.


Text me Kathy at 951-218-3755  bunznkatz7@gmail.com


Santa Margarita Ecological Reserve Fall/Winter hikes:

smerdocenthikes@gmail.com - 760-728-2303

Saturday, October 27 2018          New Short Hike

Sunday,   November 4 2018         Temecula Gorge Hike

Sunday,   November 11 2018       Highlands Hike

Saturday, December 1 2018         PJ’s Bird Walk

Sunday,   December 2 2018            New Short Hike

Saturday, December 8 2018         Chaparral Hike

Saturday, January 12 2019           Highlands Hike

Saturday, January 19 2019           PJ’s Bird Walk

Sunday,   January 20, 2019           New Short Hike


Monthly general meetings (2018/2019)

(details to follow): 

Nov. 8:  Local conservation, Lake Skinner

Dec 9:  Holiday Party

Jan. 10:  Temecula Water History

Feb. 14:  Salton Sea; Save it?

March 14:  Wildlife crossings and connections in SW Riverside

April 11:  Forest Health, what’s best?

May 9:  Native Bees, there’s hundreds!

June 13:  Forests, not trees, Kelp!  Local Marine Reserves





For donations to our local Sierra Club chapter, send a check payable to "Sierra Club Santa Margarita Group" to:

George McMackin (treasurer)

40335 Garrison Dr Temecula, CA 92591


Feel free to contact Pam Nelson ( pamela05n@yahoo.com) 
/(951 767-2324 ) with any questions or for additional information on any of these events and activities. ​​