Women’s Connection to host final brunch of the season


Dr. Prema Parsons

Susan Reynhout, Publicity Chairman

Invite all your friends to join you for a lovely girlfriend morning before some leave for the summer. You will share a delicious brunch and great friendship. This special event will take place on Thursday, May 12 at 9:00 a.m. in the Kingston Ballroom of the Oakwood Country Club in Sun Lakes.

We welcome our speaker, Prema C. Parsons, MD. Born and raised in India, Prema completed medical training in the United States. She has learned to balance part time medical consultant assignments with part-time retirement lifestyle. Dr. Prema and her husband, John Parsons, live in the PebbleCreek community at Goodyear, AZ. She will share her unique perspective about the passion which impacts her practice and contentment in life. Please come and hear her story of “The Trophy, Lost and Found.” You will be touched by this lovely, engaging speaker with a very special story to tell.

April Cole and Elva Parker will be presenting an extremely informative feature on essential oils and their health benefits. April is a registered nurse with over 10 years of experience as well as a Holistic Wellness Coach. Seeing many changes in the healthcare system made her realize the need to educate and empower people to be more actively involved in their own health and wellness decisions and to teach people about natural options that are safe and effective. Elva is a Certified Holistic Wellness Coach, a Certified Aroma Touch Clinician and a Certified Nutritional Microscopist. These two women have a strong desire and commitment to serve, educate and empower people every day.

Our featured vocalist is Diana Perez. Her career spans over 30 years of professional experience in music including piano and vocals. Diana is a member of the Chordaires Chorus and the Arizona Classic Jazz Society.

Reservations are necessary and must be made by noon on Thursday, May 5 by emailing Shirley Mukhar at [email protected], calling Lydia Claflin at 480-802-2188 or Pat Stead at 480-883-1450. Cancellations need to be made no later than Monday, May 9 by 10:00 a.m. by calling Nancy Swanson at 480-786-8531. Reservations not canceled must be honored. The cost is $15 inclusive at the door. Gluten free or special needs meals will be $1 extra and must be preordered. Any special dietary concerns not pre-ordered cannot be accommodated the date of the event. Cost includes brunch, taxes, gratuity, speaker’s expenses, publicity, and miscellaneous fees. This event is sponsored by Stonecroft Ministries; www.stonecroft.org.