Official Weekly Bulletin of the Rotary Club of Lafayette, CA
February 24, 2011 | VOL 65 | ISSUE 30

Pres was at the meeting and presided quite nicely; 
Visiting Rotarian: No visiting Rotarians, Guests of Anna Stevenson- Michelle Service of ARBONNE, Sarah Adams of Studio 4 Hair & Kitchen Table representative.









Club announcements-
Announcements- Our own Troy attending PETS training.  Jazz Festival 03/10/2011 at Townhall- we are to attend and not dark that day. ( Lamorinda Sunrise Group is having their annual Fund raiser event “ MotoRama on 06/18//2011 with a Gala Event as well. Website will be up shortly on this event.)  Closed NUMI plant is offering major assistance for displaced workers and Jobs program- 510-257-1100.

Recognition- Fine for No Pins.   Jay Lifson, Alan Mac & Don Baker.
 
Happy $ Alicia in Honor of Bill Eames for being at a Lamorinda Meeting and advising them of no pins.  Our Pres-Geoffrey for wondering through the Hair Care section of a store without his wife!!! Why is that?  Ed Stokes- That St Mary’s League is out to win, please attend the game and give them your support!  Steve Falk- For the Claremont underdogs for having 26 Years without a win. John Sherry- has a new litter. Jess Wellen just returned from BORA BORA cruise-“Life is Good”. .

Speaker- Rebecca Callahan Klein- Sustainable Lafayette and all of the Green Programs- She is very active in our community and helped bring in our Farmer’s Market. Very active with making Temple Isaiah 100% green, from solar to organic.  Helped with our Green Committee, Sustainable Lafayette, Earth Day celebration in our own downtown Lafayette. See  WWW.Sustainablelafayette.net.
 

Rotary International News Other News: Club Calendar

Rotarians celebrate Rotary's 106th anniversary

Rotarians around the world are celebrating Rotary's 106th anniversary with a variety of activities drawing attention to the progress that has been made to eradicate polio and the need to finish the job.

Representatives of Rotary International and Sanofi Pasteur, a leading provider of polio vaccine, helped ring the opening bell in four European financial markets, in Lisbon, Portugal; Amsterdam; Brussels; and Paris.

Video of the events can be viewed at www.euronext.com .

A closing-bell ceremony at the New York Stock Exchange is scheduled for 15:40 Eastern Time with remarks by RI President Ray Klinginsmith and Michael Watson, Sanofi Pasteur's vice president of global immunization policy, followed by a countdown to the final bell at 16:00. Watch the event at www.nyse.com .

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The Four Way Test
Of the things we think, say or do:
1. Is it the TRUTH?
2. Is it FAIR to all concerned?
3. Will it build GOODWILL and BETTER FRIENDSHIPS?
4. Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned?
Officers & Directors
Ray Klinginsmith . . . . . RI President
Karl Diekman
. . . . . . . Dist 5160 Governor
Geoff Zimmerman
. . . . President
John Sherry
. . . . . . . . Past President
Troy Feddersen. . . . . Vice President
Bob Shusta . . . . . . . . Secretary
Greg Vaisnor . . . . . . . Treasurer
Chuck Vogel . . . . . . Club Service
Troy Winkles
. . . . . . . Community Service
Jesse Wellen
. . . . . . . International Service
Erin McCoin 
. . . . . . . Vocational Service
Andy Scheck
. . . . . . . Sergeant of Arms
Mo Levich
. . . . . . . . Sergeant of Arms
Give Hope - Give A Hand
The Rotary Club of Lafayette donates an LN-4 Prosthetic Hand in the name of our speakers each week.
The LN-4 Prosthetic Hand transforms lives and empowers those who have lost hands and limbs due to land mines, birth defects, and other catastrophes.
Make Up Meetings
and locations of nearby clubs:
http://rotary5160.org/clubs/where-clubs-meet/
Upcoming Speakers
3/3Dan Howard, Biologist for the Fish & Game Dept. & responsible for the Cordell Bank.
3/10Dr. Howard Maccabee, Prostate Cancer
Local & District Events
3/11Rotary Skitrip to Northstar
Rotary International Events

Birthdays
3/03 Mo Levich
3/08 Liana Deily
3/15 Alan Mac
Anniversaries
non in March
Greeters
3/3Anna Stevenson
3/10Ed Stokes
    

 Notes by Allen Mac | Photos non