Former Rotary District 5890 Ambassadorial Scholar Philip Storey, who was sponsored by Bellaire Rotary, celebrated his October birthday in Bruges, Belgium,  then went on to give a guest lecture to the Retina Society in Paris, France - a signal honor! (Click top L photo to enlarge). He's currently an ophthalmology resident at the University of Southern California, and his Rotary scholarship year was spent in Sydney, Australia. . . . Special guests at Bellaire Rotary included our current Ambassadorial/Global Scholarship candidate, Jan Dudek, who became a US Citizen just two weeks ago – Congratulations to Jan!  Jan is pictured at right with Ambassadorial/Global Scholarship Chair Mike Livingston . . . .  Rosemary Lengefeld from Heights Rotary visited and invited us to attend the coming Rotary Young Professionals social Oct 22 at GiAu Bar & Bites (9889 Bellaire Blvd from 5-8pm) . . . . Jon King from Sharpstown Rotary is just back from Gay Paree and sported a suave van dyke beard when he visited . . . It was great to be visited by our former club member Nolan Fry, who now lives in Columbia, and is working with Don Beckner on coming clean water projects there - Nolan reports that his wife Pilar is extremely active as the president of their Rotary Club there - - remember when they marched in our Bellaire July 4 parade entry a few years ago? . . . . Mild-mannered-dentist-Mark Dickens has a secret adventure life away from Rotary as a hot air balloonist, marathoner, and intrepid deep sea fisherman - He’s currently vacationing in Massachusetts & posted on FB a pix of a monster tuna weighing 288 pounds - we need him to come back home soon and give us a News of the Day update . . . . Keith Cox and Patrick Leslie announced they will be speaking at upcoming District events . . . Recommended movies now playing? Nan Wagoner recommends ‘The Martianand Steve Magoon recommends The Intern’. . . . PDG Chris Schneider has made available the 2016 RYLA application form - these must be received no later than November 13 for the student to be eligible to attend our Camp RYLA this coming Feb 5-6 - Click to Download RYLA Application NOW . . . And that's a wrap - see you at Rotary!