January Coffee Hour


  • January 22, 2019
    8:00 am - 9:00 am

This is a no host Coffee Hour event, open to all AWF members.  Please register if you plan to attend so we can save a table for everyone.

Venue:  

Address:
2045 E Camelback Rd A17, Phoenix, Arizona, 85016, United States

January Wine Around


  • January 29, 2019
    5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Our members have such great stories to share- and we often lack the time to relax and share these great experiences from our lives.  Relax in Fran Roberts home and be prepared to regale and/or be regaled as we exchange stories.  Bring something you would love to drink or munch on while we visit.  This Happy Hour event is open to all AWF members.

Venue:  

Address:
7232 N. 22nd Street, Phoenix, Arizona, 85020, United States

Tucson Gem & Mineral Show


  • February 15, 2019 - February 17, 2019
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Our Tucson members are organizing a weekend in Tucson to experience the internationally acclaimed Gem and Mineral Show. We will stay in Tucson Saturday night, have dinner together and be guided on each day to a number of the hundreds of exhibitions available during this amazing show. Details will be forthcoming shortly along with information regarding the hotel room block.  In the meanwhile, please be sure to register for this event so that we have a headcount for reservations.

February AWF Happy Hour


  • February 19, 2019
    5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

This is a no host Happy Hour event, open to all AWF members.  Please register if you plan to attend so we know who is coming.

Venue:  

Address:
2502 E Camelback Rd #140, Phoenix, Arizona, 85016, United States

Urban Farm Luncheon with Rob & Melani Walton


  • February 27, 2019
    11:00 am - 1:00 pm

This was postponed from October: Rob and Melani will share their passion for the work of St. Vincent de Paul and their Urban Farm. Using permaculture and chemical-free methods, they grow and harvest hundreds of pounds of fresh produce every week and shared with families.  Guests will learn about innovative farming practices such as aquaponics, water reclamation, and composting that are happening in the middle of downtown Phoenix and will be able to leave their dreams and wishes for the farm on the Tree of Hope. Over lunch we will hear from ta range of speakers on "Farm to Table", Farm programs and partnerships and the importance of this farm and St. Vincent de Paul to the community.  The Phoenix Symphony will join us with an ensemble, and guests will enjoy a healthy, delicious lunch with produce harvested from the Farm.

Tour experts include:
Aquaponics greenhouse: Steven Stein, Sustainable Integrated Farms
Greenhouses: Jerry Palmer, The Limitless Greenhouse
Water reclamation, irrigation: Daniel Magaard, Magaard Irrigation
Compost, what’s growing, permaculture: David Smith, Director, SVdP Urban Farms
Sustainability and long-term planning: Taylor Scarpelli, SVdP Urban Farmer

Venue:  

Address:
420 W. Watkins Road, Phoenix, Arizona, 85003, United States