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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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The Club's next regular meeting is set for Wednesday September 19, speaker  Carmel Jud, the Founder and Executive Director of the Rising International Organization.  
 
Casa Nostra, 7:15am 
Ben Lomond
 
 

 
Meeting Duties for September
 
Sell Raffle Tickets: Bob
Rotary Four-Way Test: Karen
Thought for the Day: Joe
Greeter: Bob
Detective: Heather
Collect Fines: Don
Although not specifically a Rotary Club Event, this is something a lot of our members have been working on along with others in the community.  Nancy Gerdt and Michelle Mosher will be speakers at the October 3 meeting.
 
Groundbreaking!
 
The celebratory groundbreaking for the new Felton Branch Library is Friday, September 21, at 4 pm on the new library site next to the Post Office on Gushee Street.  The brief ceremony will be followed by  refreshments, music, and mingling.
Felton Library Friends is deeply grateful to you and to all who have supported and continue to support the library/park project.
Please plan now to join your friends and neighbors in celebration of this wonderful new community resource. We hope to see you there!
Let's Celebrate!
Nancy Gerdt

 
 
 
Here is the Press Release for the Issues Forum being presented by the Valley Women's Club,  The Rotary Club of San Lorenzo Valley is a co-sponsor along with the VWC and the Press Banner newspaper.  It is important that we take advantage of this opportunity to make a good impression with the voters in the San Lorenzo Valley with as many members attending as possible.  The program begins at 11:30am and we're being asked to arrive at 11:00 to help with the set-up.  Be sure to wear your name badge and some Rotary insignia!
 
For reference here is a link to the 12 Propositions on the Ballot: http://www.sos.ca.gov/elections/ballot-measures/qualified-ballot-measures/
 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact:  Peter Gelblum
Cell:  310-780-3173
 
 
COMMUNITY FORUM ON STATE BALLOT MEASURES
 
On September 29, 2018, at 11:30 a.m., John Laird, California Secretary of Natural Resources, will conduct a free community forum to discuss and explain the 11 statewide measures on the November 6 ballot.  There are several measures that will have a large and immediate impact on everyone, including repeal of the recent gas tax and vehicle fee increase and repeal of a statewide restriction on local rent control laws.  The forum will last about an hour, and will be held at Park Hall, 9400 Mill Street, Ben Lomond, next to the Ben Lomond Market.  Light refreshments will be served, and kids are welcome.  The event is being hosted by the Valley Women’s Club of the San Lorenzo Valley, and is being co-sponsored by the Press Banner and the Rotary Club of San Lorenzo Valley.

 
 
 
Meet the candidates for the San Lorenzo Valley Water District Board of Directors:  Chuck Baughman, Bob Fultz, John Hayes, Lois Henry, Gene Ratcliffe and Stephen Swan.  The Forum is hosted by the Valley Women's Club and the League of Women Voters will be moderating and handling questions from attendees.  The Forum is Free and open to all.  Refreshments provided.  The forum is co-sponsored by the Press-Banner and the Rotary Club of the San Lorenzo Valley.
 
Tuesday, September 25, 
7:00pm to 8:30pm
San Lorenzo Valley Elementary School Multi-Purpose Room

On Sunday, 9/16/2018, the Club got together to clean, sand and seal-coat the large picnic tables at Quail Hollow County park.  Cindy arranged for the group picture.  Charlie got there just in time to put a coat of sealer on a table _and_ for the photo!
 

 
 
Our speaker today was 5th District County Supervisor Bruce McPherson.  Updates on lots of topics.
 
Bruce McPherson

 
 
Today's speaker was Don Boys of the invention Convention.
 
Don Boys

 
Christina Krem was the speaker today, Director of Camp Krem, a camp for all sorts of disabled people of all ages.  Her father was our guest today from Downtown Auckland, NZ Rotary.
 
Christina Krem
 
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Upcoming Events
 
 
 
 
Speakers
Tim Lundell
Sep 26, 2018
District Governor's Visit
Nancy Gerdt
Oct 03, 2018
Felton Library Update
Michele Mosher
Oct 03, 2018
Felton Library Update
Kristin and Katelyn Praly ReDUX!
Oct 24, 2018
Updates on 8/1 Talk
Dave Wilson
Oct 31, 2018
Rotary Group Study Exchange, Global Terrorism
Fred and Roberta McPherson
Nov 07, 2018
New Turkey Foot Stream Video
 
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