Bob Grady opened the meeting (fresh from the exhilaration of a Board meeting) with a warm welcome and the Pledge of Allegiance. Jim Kester gave a very beautiful invocation welcoming in particular today’s speaker, Joan Bonvicini. Sharyn Chesser stood in as treasurer, Michael Troughton handled Queen of Hearts, Anita McDonald was Greeter, Irv Mindes was [...]
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 was a proud day to be a Catalina Rotarian as the Boys and Girls Clubs of Tucson hosted the grand opening of the Catalina Rotary Creative Arts Center. This $50,000 project, funded entirely by the Catalina Rotary Club, will provide club members with a multi-use space for visual and performing arts [...]
Welcome President Bob Grady opened the meeting at 12:10 pm. New Member, Jim Kester, offered the invocation. The Menu offered a vegan option along with beef stroganoff, salad, and apple pie! Announcements Dick Palmer’s Memorial Service at St. Philips in the Hills Episcopal Church will take place on September 7th at 1 PM (NE corner [...]
Welcome President Bob Grady opened the meeting at 12:10; pretty good crowd for summer! New Member Jim Kester offered the invocation. The Menu offered a hamburger almost 3 inches thick. PDG Kirk almost couldn’t eat it – but, somehow managed! The “piece de resistance,” however, was the chocolate cupcake (with chocolate icing)! Barbara Kiernan figured [...]
Welcome President Bob Grady opened the meeting at 12:10 pm following a Board of Directors meeting during which this year’s Budget and Goals for the club were approved. Carol Friedhoff offered the invocation. The Menu featured a Mexican plate followed by a delicious strawberry-filled churro! Somehow desserts not wanted by members were rescued and enjoyed [...]
Check out these photos from our July 26 meeting. Click on any photo to open the gallery and read the captions.
Welcome Meeting opened by President Elect Paul Bennett in the absence of President Bob Grady followed by the Pledge and Invocation. Introductions Dorice Beren introduced our guests: Nancy Romero, daughter of PDG Dick Palmer; Bill McGibbon from Green Valley; Rosie Lucero, mother of Elise Jumbelick and baby AJ, son of Elise. Queen of Hearts Sales [...]
Check out these photos from our July 12 meeting. Click on any photo to open the gallery and read the captions.
Welcome President Bob Grady welcomed everyone and expressed a special thanks to the 11 members and 2 spouses who helped at the tear-down/clean out event on June 15th at the Boys and Girls Club. M Craig gave the invocation. Announcements The celebration to kick off Bob Grady’s second term as president is June 28, 6:00 [...]
President Bob welcomed everyone and M. Craig gave the invocation. Guests Joan Buth Satu Pajkos Sr. Beth Pajkos Satu Pajkos Jr. Queen of Hearts Ron Goodsite got to try for the Queen of Hearts, but he couldn't find her. There's now over $4000 in the pot! Special Presentation Satu Pajkos, winner of this year’s Catalina [...]