Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
University of California
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources

NFCS Retiree Reunion - October 2006

home ec - 2006
Fourteen retired Nutrition, Family and Consumer Scientists attended the October 2006 NFCS reunion in San Luis Obispo.  Associate Vice President Rick Standiford and Cindy Barber, Director - Development Services, joined the group for the opening night social.  Retirees enjoyed a special textile tour at Hearst Castle State Park, a visit to an abolone farm, and a tour of student enterprise projects at Cal Poly State University.  Joanne Ikeda, ANR Nutrition Specialist, highlted recent nutrition education activities related to childhood obesity prevention programs.

The program was beautifully organized by Norma Wightman.  Those who attended included Delores Bonander, Christine Groppe, Marciel Klenk, Jean Johnson, Joanne Ikeda, Mary Marion, Ernestine Sands, Jo Van Schaick, Olivia Thebus, Diane Wallace, Norma Wightman, Ann Wise, Joan Wright and Evelyn Wunderlich. The FNCS advisors have met for many years for educational tours and to maintain contact.  Diane Wallace, retired San Diego County Director, plans to coordinate the next reunion in the spring of 2008 in San Diego.

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