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San Lorenzo Valley

Service Above Self

We meet Wednesdays at 7:15 AM
Ristorante Casa Nostra
9217 Highway 9
Ben Lomond, CA  95005
United States
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Please plan to attend our next meeting, January 18, 7:15am and the Casa Nostra Restaurant in Ben Lomond, 9217 Highway 9.  The speaker today will be Anne Cawley and Brenda Payne, the California Invention Convention.
 
 
Club members - here are your meeting duties for the month of January: 
          Sergeant-at-Arms: Charlie, Steve
          Pledge of Allegiance: Ken
          Guest Greeter & Introducer: Joe
          Thought of the Day: Mary
          Detective: Cameron
          Fine Collector & Raffle Tickets: Mike
 
 
 
Fred and Reberta McPherson presented their new video on the Fall Creek Watershed. The highlight of the meeting for me today was receiving the Paul Harris Fellow award.  Thank you Mike and the group.
 
 
 
 The Christmas Holiday Shop event was the main topic today.  Big fun all around.
 
Today we had a very well-attended meeting to recognize the Rotary Vocational community member of the quarter, Tom Shreve, engineer at Roaring Camp in Felton.  Owner Melani Clark gave some background on Roaring Camp and also Tom's contributions there.  Roaring Camp has been a fixture of the San Lorenzo Valley for 52 years there have been over 4 million passengers over the years.  The Club's vocational chairperson Carol Miller presented the certificate of appreciation to Tom.
 
Today the Club also presented a contribution to the BECA project, Bill Rush and Teresa Todd were here for that.
 
Bill Rush, Karen McNamara & Teresa Todd
 
Melani Clark, Roaring Camp
 
Tom Shreve, Engineer at Roaring Camp
 
Raffaele (Casa Nostra), Ty Armstrong, Melani Clark (Roaring Camp), Carol Miller, Nate Goodman (Roaring Camp), Karen McNamara, Tom Shreve 
 
 
 
 
Today's speaker cancelled so we had another club assembly meeting.  Ralph returned from his travels to Ecuador where he did a make-up with the Cuenca Rotary club and we have another banner to add to our collection.  To see the interesting list of all the club's banners click on the Banners link over on the right of our home page.  The collection was begun in 1985 and maintained most of the last 4 decades by Founder Gil Gunn.
 
Karen, Ralph and our new banner from Cuenca, Ecuador
Today's speaker was Vicky Martinez of the Communidad Para Baja organization, introduced by Teresa Todd.
 
Vicky
 
Teresa
Today was the club's monthly Assembly meeting.  Topics discussed were numerous and wide-ranging.
Our speaker today was Peggy Pollard from the Santa Cruz Sunrise club.  Presenting that club's International project, Clean Water & Economi Development in Kasese Uganda.
 
Peggy
 
 
Speakers
Mary Hammer
Jan 25, 2017
Blue Badge
Peter & Michele Gelblum
Feb 01, 2017
Mountain Community Theater
Jacqui Rice
Feb 22, 2017
SLV Foundation for Education
Joe Eckardt
Mar 01, 2017
SLV Alano Club
 
Club Executives & Directors
President
President-Elect
Past President
Treasurer
Secretary
Membership Chair
Foundation Chair
Sergeant-at-Arms
Executive Secretary
Officer-At-Large
 
 
 
Rotary Club of San Lorenzo Valley
PO Box 294
Felton, CA 95018