Speaker Date Topic
Dr. Nooshie Motaref Feb 17, 2016
Mohammad's direction for Moslem women

Dr. Nooshie Motaref will present how the prophet Mohammad through his life and instructions in the Koran has laid out the path of equality and freedom for women. Her talk will shed light on Mohammad’s specific direction for Moslem women and the effects on her own life. Her goal is to prove the underlying notion of Moslem women being looked down on or considered second class citizens as a myth and propaganda.

Daniel Cook Feb 24, 2016
Camarillo High Music Department

Daniel Cook, recently installed as Music Director of the award-winning Adolfo Camarillo High School Music Department, will be our guest to tell us about their varied music programs as well as the volunteers and boosters it takes to make it all come together. Go Scorpions!

Byron Motley Mar 02, 2016
Embracing Cuba

Embracing Cuba is a lecture and photographic journey presented by Los Angeles author/photographer Byron Motley. Intrigued by tales of his parents’ long-ago journey to the pre-revolutionary “Pearl of the Antilles,” award-winning photographer Byron Motley traveled to Cuba with his camera to explore its vistas, its people, and its spirit. Embracing Cuba (the book) showcases the very best images from the ten years Motley has spent taking photographs throughout the island nation. He captures the allure, the mystique, and the vibrant essence of Cuba for those who have never visited.

Diane Frantela Mar 09, 2016
United Blood Services

We’ve all got what Diane Frantela wants. She wants your blood! Diane is the Donor Recruitment Representative for United Blood Services and will speak to us about blood drives--how much is needed, how much they get, what they do with the blood, where the blood goes and how much it helps!

John Fraser Mar 16, 2016
What's Coming in Camarillo

Literally, what’s on our own horizon!? John Fraser, Camarillo Sunrise Rotarian and Sr. Management Analyst for the City of Camarillo will give us insight about changes happening in our city—from the new homes in Springville (grading, etc. currently underway), the new hotel/conference center site and possibly some other BIG projects that are getting ready to launch.

Tania Garcia Mar 23, 2016

Tania Garcia is the Alumni Director at Cal State University Channel Islands and has worked along President Richard Rush for thirteen years. As one of the long-standing staff at CI, Tania will share how the university has nurtured student success and how that success translates to alumni in our local community, powering our city’s and county’s future.

President Don & Board Mar 30, 2016
State of the Club

President Don Tillquist, Incoming President Charlie VonReuden and some of our Board members will present a “State of the Club” report. What we’ve done, where we’re going, how we think we’ll get there. Rotary—it’s not just for lunch!

Paul Witman Apr 06, 2016
The Big Picture

Paul Witman, Cal Lutheran University professor, will talk about information and technology from a big picture perspective—what’s on the horizon, how technology affects our lives, and what risks and opportunities this presents, both personally and in business, society, government, and non-profits. It’s a big space, so come prepared to think outside the box and ask questions!

Todd McNamee Apr 13, 2016
Unmanned Aircraft Systems

Todd McNamee is the Director of Airports for the County of Ventura and is a member of the Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Working Group of the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE). He will discuss the latest news on UAS from a local and national perspective.

Deborah Klein Apr 20, 2016
St. John's Pleasant Valley New Patient Addition

Coming in 2018 is the St. John’s Pleasant Valley Hospital New Patient Addition. Debi Klein, VP of Philanthropy at Dignity Health will present information and updates about the new addition, as well as, a brief video with renderings.

TBA Apr 27, 2016
Administrative Professionals' Day

Typically honoring our administrative assistants, but WAIT! Who has assisted you recently? This is a great opportunity to show appreciation for anyone in your life who has assisted in some way. Invite them to be your guest and let Rotary treat them to a special lunch and program.