2011 Theme – Reach Within to Embrace Humanity
October is Vocational Service Month
October 17, 2011
Today October 17 – Gary Vilhauer on the Foundation – Greeter: Tiffany Roby
Last Week – Dave Mahler from USA Together described his Craigs-List-Style website that offers individuals and organizations the opportunity to support Veterans with 30% or more disability in small but meaningful ways. 100% of donations go directly to Vets, the program is funded by other fundraising.
Angel Island Trip Sunday Oct 16 – Participants can tell us about it today.
October 23 – Interact Conference in El Cerrito – DRIVERS URGENTLY NEEDED! Due to school budget and procedural issues it is not possible to hire busesto take local Interactors to their annual Conference. Beth Randall at Alamo Rotary is looking for several drivers who can meet at Alamo Plaza in the morning. Time commitment is from 9 – 1. Here’s a great way to meet the great kids you don’t read about in the paper every day.
Next Week Oct 24 – Caldecott Tunnel Program: It won’t be boring!
Greeter:Tita Escalada RIS: Barbara Jewell
Tuesday October 25 – Fun Group Meeting at Tower Grill. Only those who want to have fun are invited.
October 31 – No Meeting at Faz – Dark for the 6 Club on Wednesday
Wednesday November 2 – 6 Club Meeting at Roundhill CC, Speaker Jean Irwin – If you have never heard Jean Irwin tell her story, you do not want to miss this presentation. She is an out-of-the-box Rotary Ambassadorial scholar who went on to do amazing work teaching speech to those born with no hearing.
57th Anniversary Party Thursday December 8 – Mark your calendars – Invitations and details to follow later in the month. See Below
Gold Nugget – Tita Escalada struck gold for $125 last week. This week the pot is $25.
Why it is called an Anniversary Party: Danville Rotary’s Charter was approved Nov 22, 1954. The shindig in Oakland was held in January.