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Welcome to Rotary Club of Morro Bay!

Welcome to Rotary Club of Morro Bay!

Morro Bay

Service above Self

We meet Tuesdays at 11:45 AM
Morro Bay Golf Course
201 State Park Road
Morro Bay, CA  93442
United States
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Please join us for our Annual MB Rotary Central Coast Golf Classic being held at the beautiful Morro Bay Golf Course on Friday, May 20th...  monies raised will go towards MBHS Scholarships as well as local, national and international charities...

9 Hole Scramble; register as a single, a 2-some, 3-some or 4-some; we will add a MBHS Jr Golfer to your group...   $65/golfer to include a 9 hole scramble, cart, goodie bag, after tourney dinner, and awards...

Check in between 1-2pm with a Shot-gun start at 230pm

Should you have any questions or would like to register, please contact:
Jamie Boucher @ 801-7162    or    Nick Mendoza @ 440-0676

Hope to see you!!!!

 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Rotary Club of Morro Bay

Bulletin – February 3, 2015

WEATHER
Warm sunny, golfing weather.

LUNCH
Chicken sandwich, a lovely salad with just abit of dressing (yea), pasta and apple pie and ice cream – welcome Morro Bay Rotary Club to the Golf Course.

PRESIDENT NICKS TIE COLOR
President Nick wore matching shades of blue!

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
The lovely and talented President Nick

INVOCATION
The lovely and talented Ken Stilts

SONG
Clearly Sid no longer loves us, no Sid, no song.

VISITING ROTARIANS AND GUESTS
Former MB Rotarian and member of the Lake Oswego Club in Oregon – none other than Skip Barnhart
Jan Lewis  (Elsie’s friend)
John LePlante (Forest’s friend)
Lori French  (becoming a member TODAY)
Hankmo Roth
Honorary Rotarian Maya
Mary Helen Keller from the Palm Desert Club

NEW MEMBER INDUCTION
We were pleased to formally induct Lori French who was formerly with the Eco Rotary Club.  Lori is heavily involved in the Morro Bay Fishing Community, she is married to Jeff, a second generation commercial fisherman and has two sons, Loren who is an architect waiting to be hired and working commercial fishing in the meantime and Drew who is a computer engineer.  Lori has a lot of interests including swimming, avocado wrangling and chicken ranching.  In her spare time (haha) she writes for National Fishermen Magazine.

PAUL HARRIS QUARTET AND PRESENTATIONS
None today.

EXEMPTION
Not Today

CLUB BUSINESS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
~Jamie B announced tickets for Evening at Heart were sold out, but you could probably score one on eBay.
~Rick Grantham asked for people who would be willing to occasionally drive the Fenderson’s to the doctors.
~President Nick talked about the Steps Conference and the Rotary Foundation Gala, where his wife won her very own Paul Harris fellow.  He also announced the Goleta ~Daytime Club was going to continue the work Morro Bay Club started in Sri Lanka. 
~We also celebrated birthdays of John Weiss, Debra Garcia, Heidi Kimbrell, Jack Barrett and Bryan Griffiths.

QUOTE OF THE MEETING
John LePlante had too many to write down!!!  Still laughing...

UPCOMING DATES AND EVENTS
March 2015 – 4-Way Essay Test, District Assembly
April 11, 2015 – Business Planning & Project Management (Embassy Suites, SLO)
April 17-19, 2015 - RYLA
May 1-3, 2015 – Morro Bay Car Show
May 8, 2015 – Golf Tournament at Morro Bay Golf Course
June 2015 – Demotion/Induction Party
August / September 2015 – Fish Fry

FINING
None today.

PAUL HARRIS BOARD DRAWING
No action here.

PROGRAM
Forest Ratchford, spoke about being in the Peace Corps.  He had two tours, one in Romania and one in St. Lucia.  The Peace Corps promotes world peace and friendship, working on training locals of developing countries, promoting both our culture and their cultures.  There are many areas the Peace Corps focus on including education, health, and youth in development, environment and economic development.  Peace Corps is in 140 countries with over 220,000 volunteers.  The application process takes about 1.5 years and once in the Peace Corps you can leave at any time, without any questions asked.  The attrition rate is about 25%.  John LePlante then followed Forrest and talked about his experience in the Peace Corps.

CLOSING
President Nick closed the meeting, Happy Trails All!

 

 
 
 
 
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Leslie McKinley, United Way
Dec 20, 2016
United Way of San Luis Obispo
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Jan 03, 2017
Melissa Musgrave
Jan 10, 2017
Family Resource Center for San Luis Coastal Unified School District
Adam Stowe
Jan 17, 2017
SLO Blues Baseball
 
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