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St. John's Vintners' Showcase to benefit Armed Services YMCA

FALLBROOK – St. John's Episcopal Church is pleased to announce its "Second Annual Fallbrook Vintners' Showcase," a gala tasting and auction event to be held for the benefit of the Armed Services YMCA, Camp Pendleton. The event will take place on Saturday, Oct. 14, from 3-6 p.m. at 433 N. Orange Ave.

Community participation will help:

1) To provide financial support to Armed Services YMCA, Camp Pendleton. Since 1942, this trusted non-profit organization has been working tirelessly to lighten the burdens of military life for individuals and families stationed on Camp Pendleton. Among the valuable programs and services it offers the younger enlisted Marine community are: Affordable quality child care, after school programs, kids' day and summer camps, recreation center activities, emergency financial assistance, supplemental food and diaper distributions, and holiday season meals and gifts. Learn more at

2) To promote Fallbrook area vintners, recognizing that the region's unique combination of soils and climate permits the growing of grapes which yield vintages of exceptional diversity, character and quality. Showcase attendees will have the opportunity to taste and savor a variety of liquid delights representing a broad spectrum of Fallbrook area vines and vintners. Contributing vintners are Adobe Hill Winery, Monserate Winery, and Myrtle Creek Vineyards.

Along with tasting the fruits of the vine, Showcase fun will include delicious food by Cerutti Charcuterie, live and silent auctions, opportunity drawings and live entertainment. For this package, tickets cost only $30 for individuals and $50 for couples. For active duty military, tickets are just $ 35 for couples and $20 for individuals Attendees must, of course, be at least 21 years of age.

Purchase tickets online at

St. John's Episcopal Church has been engaged in meeting the spiritual, social, and material needs of the people of Fallbrook since 1891. It currently supports community outreach projects such as the Fallbrook Food Pantry School Backpack Program and the Palomar College English as a Second Language Program for adult learners.

St. John's has been designated a "Veteran/Military Friendly Congregation" by the Military Chaplains Association. For more information, visit

Submitted by St. John's Episcopal Church.


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