NEWPORT-IRVINE ROTARY CLUB ! AUGUST 16, 2012
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Next Meeting Speaker Thursday, August 23rd Gene Hernandez, Rotary Rose Parade Float Chair Gene Hernandez is the Past Chairman of the Rotary Rose Parade Float Committee. He will share with us what goes into the creative development and construction of the Rose Parade float. His presentation will also cover the costs, how a float is judged, and the Rotary social events surrounding the Rose Parade.
Last Meeting Notes Pres Bob called order 12:30 Invocation: Jim Parsons Pledge: Singh Sawhney 4-Way Test: Sanjay Dalal Rotary Minute: Bill Zeller Song: Scott Jackson Introductions: John Brainerd Visting Rotarians: Manuel Velarde, Boadilla Spain, “honorary summer member” Jim Lorman, District Governor Cruz Lorman, Jim’s Wife Bill Hossfeld, Newport Balboa Guests Parker Riedman, Keith Nelson’s grandson Bill Emmons, repeat visitor Marie Nelson Esch, Blanca’s guest, realtor & property mgr. Announcements: 1. District Tailgate party Angels Stadium Sep 8 at 3:30pm 2. Foundation Dinner Nov 17th 3. Rotary Youth Exchange Host needed for French 16 year Boy for this school year. A Special Presentation was made to Margaret Richardson by District Gov. Jim Lorman for her foundation support. Newport Irvine Rotary Club Focus for 2012-13...
Let’s go to Work ! - Begin the cycle - Build our base - Give our club a local face Speaker: Jim Lorman, District Governor joined us last week to share his plans to simplify and improve events this year with enthusiastic response.
Photo Highlights Meeting of August 16th, 2012 Member News:
Bob Seliger is expected back August 22nd from his Africa Rotary Project work. Jim Dougherty heads to Spain next month...
Gene is a retired police officer having spent 35 years in the profession. He is now Athletic Commissioner at the State of California department of Consumer Affairs. He has held a variety of positions on the Rotary club level, including president, and the district level, including District Governor 2008-2009 for District 5300. He was GSE team leader for a visit to Central Europe, has twice done wheel chair distributions in Mexico, was a team leader to Zambia for a Water Well Project. He has also participated in 4 NID teams to India. ---------------Upcoming Speakers------------------
Thursday, August 30 , 12:00pm Presenting Our Chartered Scout Troop 645
Thursday, September 6, 12:00pm Len Indianer, Author of the “H Factor”
Thursday, September 13, 12:00pm
Dr Michael Dennin: Science Behind Superheroes
Thursday, September 20, 12:00pm tbt -------------------Other Events----------------------
July 2012: Sakuji Tanaka, Rotary Club of Yashio, Japan became Rotary’s 102nd president for 2012-13
Changes you should know for Rotary year 2012-13
Sept 14 & 15th:- Woodbridge Cross-Country Feb 23, 2013 - Ride4Health Ride, Fair, Fundraiser re-scheduled after Fish & Game date approval
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NEWPORT-IRVINE ROTARY CLUB ! AUGUST 16, 2012
Spotlight Happy Birthday
Aug 2 - Sandra Moyer Aug 12 - Uzo Okereke Aug 17 - Rockne Flanagan
Aug 16 - Frank & Alice Mead Aug 16 - Sam & Spring Wang Aug 21 - Jim & Maria Dougherty Aug 31 Darryl & Jeanne Sheetz Wishing a Healthy Recovery Bob Dunham
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