Official Weekly Bulletin of the Rotary Club of Lafayette, CA
February 16, 2012 | VOL 66 | ISSUE 29

President Troy Feddersen opened the meeting.  Greeter was John Sherry but he was away, Bob Shusta filled in.
Jay introduced Buddy Brodwin for the 3rd time. 7 day notice goes out today.
Terry Ring introduced his brother who is our guest speaker

Ed Stokes was sad that St. Mary’s had lost another game

Announcements: 
• AC and Sharon had thanked the club for the flowers they received
• AC & Anna had Birthdays
• Troy gave us a recap of the mega Rotary meeting last week at Rossmoor and the So optimist Club’s Crab Feed
• Troy asked all of us what we did for Valentine’s Day
• Larry Blodgett, Dick Holt, Terry Ring, Don Jenkins, Ann Grodin and John Sherry went to the offices of EBMUD last week to hand them the deed to the new stage. The Dedication ceremony will be on April 25, at 5:00pm.
• Concert at the Res is slated for May 12. Part of the committee held a meeting at the site to go over logistics.
• April 7th is our annual Egg roll at 10:00am and remember you can sell your Concert at the Res Raffle Tickets there.
• March 9th is the Rotary Ski Races up at NorthStar. We may have some Rotarians skiing but not racing.
• Dino announced the Poker Tourney on 4/28 beginning at 11:00am at Pirymid
• Geoff mentioned how to change your personal information on the directory. Dino will re-send the profile updates later today
• Jay announced an upcoming ADA workshop next week
• Troy played SOA
• Troy enjoyed SF Beer Week
• Deb Cooper got the last Crab at the local store for V Day
• Bob Shusta and Midge went to Oyama Sushi
• Bob also mentioned we might want to think about a fellowship event and all go to see Les Mis together
• Jay and Kathy went to the California Film Festival with Andy and Wendy
• Steve F mentioned something about Economic Development that was censored from this newsletter
• Ed Stokes had 2 teeth pulled and NO PAIN thanks to Dr. Wake

Troy introduced his brother Dennis
He spoke about two topics
• Personal Local Story
• Citizenship

He grew up in Lafayette, went to Santa Clara and spent his junior year in Viena
Entered the Jesuit in 1978
Talked about community and civic duty.


Rotary International News Other News: Club Calendar

Peace in our time

by Kate Nolan 
The Rotarian -- February 2012

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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
Kalyan Banerjee . . . . . RI President
Dave Dacus . . . . . . . Dist 5160 Governor
Troy Feddersen. . . . . . President
Geoff Zimmerman. .Past President, Club Service
Chuck Vogel. . . . . President Elect
Bob Shusta . . . . . . . . Secretary
Greg Vaisnor . . . . . . . Treasurer
Chuck Vogel . . . . . . Membership Chair
Maurice Williams
. . . . . . . Community Service
Terry Ring
. . . . . . . International Service
Erin McCoin 
. . . . . . . Vocational Service
Andy Scheck
. . . . . . . Sergeant at Arms
Alicia Cragholm
. . . . . . . . Sergeant at 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
2-23 – Fred Brill 
Local & District Events
5/12Concert at the Res
6/11Golf Classic
Rotary International Events

Birthdays
2/6
2/6
2/12
Anna Stevenson
A.C. Webb
BarryToomajian
Anniversaries
2/10
2/11
2/14
Debbie Cooper 
Charlie Vitale
 
Maurice Levich 
Greeters
2/23John Sherry

 Notes by Tom Henry | Photos Ron Wake