DECEMBER 19, 2019—Carmel Valley, CA – On Wednesday, January 8, 2020, the Carmel Valley Women’s Club (CVWC) will host a luncheon from 11:00-2:00 pm at Quail Lodge with guest speaker, Evan Oakes, Monterey Bay Historian and Tour Guide and owner of AG Venture Tours. $45 per person. Tickets must be purchased in advance, no walk-ins. Register online here, send an email to Penny Wood or call (831) 624-3081. Reservations or cancelations must be received by Penny by 12:00 pm Friday, January 3, 2020. As always, men are welcomed to participate in all CVWC events. Evan Oakes does research as an agricultural scientist for the University of California Cooperative Extension Office in Salinas. He has a specialty in viticulture (grape growing) with degrees from University of California, Davis and from Fresno State. He's an historian on the Monterey Bay area and owns AG VENTURE Tours, which does all kinds of sightseeing, wine tasting, and educational tours in the Monterey Bay and Santa Cruz areas and beyond. He's President of the local chapter of American Institute of Wine and Food, which is a great social and educational group. You will find he's a very interesting guy! Menu includes: Chef's choice soup, choice of entree salad: roasted chicken salad or roasted vegetable salad and caramel apple cake for dessert. ************** The Carmel Valley Women’s Club Foundation is a social organization consisting of community-minded Monterey Peninsula women concerned with the welfare of Carmel Valley, the education of Carmel Valley’s young women and the individual needs of its membership. For additional information about CVWC, please call (831) 659-3221 or visit cvwomensclub.org.