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Lunch Meeting October 30, 2013

HALLANDALE BEACH/AVENTURA ROTARY 10/30/2013 Today we welcome old friends, Swiss Rotarians Wolf and Maria Ulbricht, who will be with us for several months.  We also welcome District Governor Ellen Blasi, who was introduced most ably by Assistant DG Lygia Corredor. DG Ellen emphasized the value of doing  humanitarian work while still having a  good time. […]

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LUNCHEON MEETING JUNE 20, 2012

LUNCHEON MEETING JUNE 20, 2012 Today we had the pleasure of welcoming District Governor Ted Eldredge, who led the ceremony of swearing in the new Board of Directors and our President for the new Rotary year, Fran Markowitz. Good luck to all and a warm thank you to Keith for his leadership this year. He […]

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Luncheon, June 27, 2012

Luncheon, June 27, 2012 Today we were treated to a trip to Japan by our exchange student Rie Seto, The slide  took us through the seasons, religion, festivals .and language of Japan. Key words were Tsunani, Ninja, Kinono Geisha and Karaoke. Rie was beautiful in her native costume. We wish her luck in her future […]

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LUNCHEON, JUNE 13, 2012

LUNCHEON, JUNE 13, 2012 Our guest speaker today was Robert Peter, regional director of Starlight Florida a foundation dedicated to helping seriously ill children. This global organization provides relief in the way of varied activities, trips to museums and other means to relieve the burden of a most serious illness and give a boost to […]

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LUNCHEON MEETING JUNE 6, 2012

LUNCHEON MEETING JUNE 6, 2012 Our speaker today was Elaine Adler, from the Aventura Marketing Council. Elaine entertained us with some anecdotes from her work with the Council, an organization that has dealt with some 500 companies. We recently participated in a scholarship breakfast with Dave representing us as one of the sponsors of scholarships […]

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LUNCHEON MEETING, MAY 30, 2012

LUNCHEON  MEETING, MAY 30, 2012 Claudia gave us a positive re[port on our Relay For Life Cancer Team, which raised $1645  this year, bettering our results from the previous year. Congratulations, Claudia. Dave reported on the Krop School Awards Night and the other activities that made clear our committment to the scholarship program. This is […]

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LUNCHEON MEETING- MAY 23, 2012

LUNCHEON MEETING- MAY 23, 2012 There was no scheduled speaker at today’s meeting. Our own Mayor Cooper gave a short summary of the latest in Hallandale Beach. The budget will have very few changes. Mainly an  increase in the fire assessment for a much needed new fire station. There are provisions made for pools, and […]

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LUNCHEON MEETING, MAY 16, 2012

LUNCHEON  MEETING,  MAY 16, 2012 Dave reported today that the Poker Tournament was successful, having raised about $1500.00 for our club. Several items left over  were successfully auctioned off at our luncheon. Thanks to Dave and those who participated. Look  in your Email for the reminder of the Relay For Life,  beginning at 6PM on […]

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LUNCHEON MEETING, MAY 9, 2012

LUNCHEON MEETING, MAY 9, 2012 At today’s meeting, our own Joe Gibbons gave us a very compleat update from Tallahassee. Obviously, the Budget was a major concern. As with most states, Florida spends more than it takes in. The required revenue to balance the budget comes from Trust Funds, like those designed to relieve housing […]

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LUNCHEON MEETING APRIL 25, 2012

LUNCHEON MEETING APRIL  25, 2012 We had no scheduled speaker at today’s meeting, but we were glad for a chance to  socialize. Dave reminded us about the Poker bTournament coming up May 9 and the posibility of donating the $2,000 that the club will receive to an educational event coming up. The Board of our […]

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