Speaker Date Topic
Bret Berglund Oct 25, 2017
Modern Vehicle Maintenance
Modern Vehicle Maintenance

Bret Berglund is the Manager for Import Car Center in Grapevine and has done so for the past 18 years.  He gained experience in the car industry working at BMW dealerships independent shops.  He graduated from Texas State Technical College in Waco, Texas with an Associates Degree of Applied Science.  He also received a BMW Master and ASE Certified Technician degrees.  With the industry continuously changing, so is the need for further education.  He continues to attend training classes annually from the following venues:  Bosch, Euro-Diagnostics, AEuromotive , Automotive Training Group, Automotive Service Association, Autologic, Farsight, Automotive Technician Training Services, Pico Scope, Worldpac Training, Euro Car Logic, LMVIND BMW, LMV MB, Veejer Enterprises, BG, among others always keeping up with innovation and technology.

Eddie Salame Nov 01, 2017
Club Assembly
Dr. David Smith Nov 08, 2017
100th Anniversary of World War I
100th Anniversary of World War I

 

Dr. David A. Smith is a senior lecturer in American history at Baylor University in Waco, Texas. He received his undergraduate degree from Texas State University in San Marcos, and his Ph.D. in modern American history from the University of Missouri in the year 2000.

In addition to his work at Baylor, he has been a fleet professor for the Naval War College since 2002.

He is the author of a biography of George Patton, a book on presidential leadership in the 19th Century, and is currently working on a new biography of Audie Murphy.  He has contributed many essays to larger studies of leadership, World War One, and the navies of European colonial powers in the 17th and 18th Centuries.

He also writes about art and culture in history and is the author of Money for Art: The Tangled Web of Art and Politics in American Democracy.  His essays on art, culture, history and politics have appeared in the Weekly Standard, the Wall Street Journal, the Dallas Morning News, the Houston Chronicle, the Austin American-Statesman, and he writes a weekly column on arts and culture that appears in the Waco Tribune-Herald

He has spoken at the Corcoran Gallery of Art in Washington, DC, and to civic organizations ranging from art galleries to the Rotary Club, the National Society of the Colonial Dames of America, the Fort Worth World Affairs Council, and the Audie Murphy Museum-World War II Museum.  His book reviews have appeared in outlets from the Washington Times to the Naval War College Review.

 He has won awards for his teaching at Baylor and at the University of Missouri.

Ingrid Panameno Nov 15, 2017
Rotary Foundation Global Grant
No Meeting Nov 22, 2017
Happy Thanksgiving!
Grapevine Rotarians Nov 29, 2017
Rotary In Action: "Making a Difference"
Grapevine Colleyville Heritage Choir Dec 06, 2017
Holiday Music
No Lunch Meeting Dec 13, 2017
Christmas Party
Rev. Grant Parma Dec 20, 2017
Special Holiday Message
Special Holiday Message
No Meeting Dec 27, 2017
Happy Holidays!
No Meeting Jan 03, 2018
Happy New Year!
Ogie Shaw Jan 10, 2018
What to do about American and Childhood Obesity