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1.  Christmas Tree Lighting - In December lights are put on top of Strawberry Peak in the shape of a Christmas Tree for the holidays.  This is a joint venture with other organizations in the community.

2.  Socks for the Nursing Home - In December members donate white cotton socks, tie each pair separately and deliver enough for each patient at Knolls West Nursing Home in Victorville.

3.  Memorial Tree Plantings - Memorial trees are planted throughout the community for Arbor Day bringing awareness of Club Objectives to the Community.  Honorees names are then put on a plaque in the Lucerne Valley Senior Center.  Funded by donations from the community.

4.  "Water Awareness Garden" - Our primary community project is a water conservative desert garden located adjacent to our local Senior Center on public property in Lucerne Valley.  Members plant and maintain the garden all year.  Funded by donations made to the club.

5.  Box Tops for Education/Stamp Collection - General Mills Labels are collected and given to Lucerne Valley Schools, who in turn receive ten cents from each box top.  Used postage stamps are collected and given to CGCI at the June Convention.

6.  "Penny Pines" - Pennies are collected to purchase a Penny Pines Plantation to help in the Reforestation of National Forests in California.  One plantation costs $68 which busy 325 young trees planted in the forest or our choice.

7.  Youth Club Poetry Contest - A poetry contest is held for students K - 6th grades.  Awards are give to winners, cludeding gift cards to Barnes & Nobel Book Stores, in each grade level.  Winning poems are sent on to CGCI for further awards.   Funded by club funds.

Ongoing Club Projects

Desert Crossroads

Meets 2nd Thursday of the Month @9:00AM September - June


‚ÄčLucerne Valley Community Center,

33187 Hwy 247 East,

Lucerne Valley, CA

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