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2015


On Nov. 18 we had a presentation on the Marine Mammal Center by the Guest Experience Manager, Adam Ratner

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Our District Governor, Leah Lambrecht and Assistant Governor John Tornes were our speakers for the November 11 meeting.


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On Wednesday, Nov. 4 Terri Abelar CEO, Aging Solutions, Inc. gave us a talk and led a discussion on a talk titled "SWEET TALKERS, SWINDLERS AND SCAMMERS"

 

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Our program for Oct. 28 included three Ross Valley School District officials:

       Rick Bagley, Superintendent, Anne Capron, President, Board of Trustees and Amy Stock, Trustee.

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Or speaker for Oct. 21 was our own Joan Carlson who shared with us her

perspectives of the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake (she was there).

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Ellie Mednick, Executive Director of Lark Thearter was our speaker for Wednesday, Oct 7

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Our speakers for September 30 were from the Northern Californian and Nevada chapter of Alzheimer's Association.

Shelly Drumboski                                                                Erin Kane

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Our speaker for Sept. 23 was John Benus, editor and creator of the What's Happening Calendar

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Our speakers for Sept. 16 were Renee Marcelle and Bikash Gurung, husband and wife, from Journey Home Foundation.  They help the people of Nepal.  Both Renee and Bikash are strongly committed to taking actions against human trafficing and slavery in Nepal and Globally.

 

 

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ON SEPTEMBER 13 OUR CLUB WAS SPONSOR FOR THE FAIRFAX CAR SHOW.

BELOW IS A PHOTO OF GUS STREMME AND HIS VINTAGE (60 YEARS OLD) THUNDERBIRD.

editor's note:  The car is 60 years old.  Not Gus

 

 

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Aislinn Miller and Jeremy Leary,  2 Members of the Arete 2015 trip to Europe gave their recounts of events on the trip.

 

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A guest of president Joan was our speaker today.  This is Phillip Percy Williams

Singer, Actor, Entertainer

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On July 15 our speaker was Gloria Dunn-Violin, "Now What, Life after Retirement"

 

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On the evening of June 26 we held our installation of new officers.

In this photo past president Ted Wight pins the incoming president Joan Capurro

President and General Manager of the San Rafael Pacifics Baseball Team

 

 

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Our speaker for May 6 was Dennis Hagerty of the Novato Rotary Club.  His topic as 'Project Amigo'.

 

 

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Our speaker for April 29 was Marin County Supervisor Katie Rice

 

 

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Paul Liberatore, the Music/Entertainment reporter from the IJ was our speaker for April 22

 

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The business part of our meeting on April 15 was the induction of 2 new members, Joan and Dan Carlson

 

 

Tom Eller with Marin County Office of Education is the instructor of the ROP Construction Technology program here in Marin High Schools and was our speaker on April 15.

 

 

 

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Our speaker for April 8 had to cancel at the last minute.  Luckily Moira Brennan was a guest that day and filled in as the speaker.  Moira is with Senior Settlers a service that facilitates downsizing from our large homes and preserving those items in our homes that matter most.

 

 

 

 

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On March 18, 2015 our speaker for the day was Dot Spaet, a Back Pain Specialist

 

 

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Once again, our meeting of March 11, 2015 started off with the induction of a new member, Jon Way

 

 

 

And our speaker for the day was San Rafael Mayor, Gary Phillips

 

 

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Our meeting of March 4, 2015 started off with the induction of 2 new members, Terry Hennessy and Trina Lavigna

 

 

Trina Lavigna                                                      Terry Hennessy

 

Our speaker for the day was David Solo, President and CEO of Boys and Girls Club of Marin and Sonoma Counties

 

 

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Our speakers for Feb. 25 Marissa Wertheimer of Marin County Probation Department and AJ Brady, Assistant District Attorney. They spoke on the Restorative Justice Program that they both participate in through the Marin County Justice System.

 

 

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Cythia Koehler, a board member of the Mariln Municipal Water District gave a talk on water conservation and the use of Gray Water Systems at our meeting on Feb. 18

 

 

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Our speaker for Feb. 11 (our 'Valentines Lunch' was Linda Tavaszi, PhD  Linda is the CEO of Marin Community Clinics.

 

 

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Our program of Feb. 4 started of with the awarding of multiple Paul Harris Fellows to Larry Lococo and Jon Marchant

 

  presented by District Governor Chris Gallagher and Assistant Governor Jayne Hulbert.

There was also Major Donor award presented to Joan Capurro

 

 

Also present at the occasion was Past District Governor John Bottari

 

 

 

AND NOW, TO OUR SPEAKER:

 

 


Meeting Time & Location Information
Wednesday at 12:00 PM
Arrivederci Cafe
11 G St.
San Rafael, California 94901  map it
Marin
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Al Flood
phone: 415-457-5623
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