President Mychal announced next Saturday, October 4th will be a baby shower for Kate & her baby to be. Time: 1:00 – 4:00 pm @ Keith’s house: 3517 Calle Gavanzo Carlsbad 92099A suggestion was made to bring one of your “own” baby pictures to share Jim Czarnowski reported our kayak outing is now scheduled for, Saturday, November 1, from 14 p.m. Location expected to be: Aqua Hediona Lagoon in Carlsbad (east side of Power Plant)Rob Taylor stated Operation Hope Dinner is Saturday nite, November 1 starting 5:30 pm. We will need four people to serve dinner.Student Guest:Roya stated she is working hard to be class Valedictorian! She is in the French Honor Society, The Academic Honor Society, President of the Speech & Debate Club, also finds time for the Swimming
Team, Water Polo Team (and is Captain), also taking AP Language courses. She comes from a medicalfamily background and hopes to become a Pediatrician and Cardiology specialist. She was asked if she was in the Interact Club… she is not. However, scribe Joe Sarnecky asked her if he could quote her as becoming the next Interact Club member and she stated, “YES”!
Happy dollars:Fine Master Dr. David Jones (friend of Scribe Joe Sarnecky, and postgraduate student and fan of University of Southern California Trojans – Scribe’s perrogative) made the most of the time he had today!Greg volunteered his 36th birthday was a few days away and he was feeling goood enough to be $72.00Happy! DG Louise was $5.00 happy as her son, who works in Phoenix, AZ received a Management promotion and has to relocate to: San Diego! Kate announced she is $10.00 Happy for being the 1st El Camino Real Rotary member ever to be the center of attention in a Baby Shower given by our Rotary Club. Kate from all of us to you… it is a pleasure to welcome you, your husband and baby to be into the Rotary Family as a soon to be ‘Mom’, ‘Dad’ and Baby ____! Thanks for sharing a very special time with all of us!Scott was Happy to thank DG Louise for being with us today. Thanks Scott for your $2.00. The Fine Master went to his ole faithful ‘who’ was on the cover of the Rotarian Magazine question. Judy gave up $5.00. Jo Ann talked her way out of it because she was too busy with travel & other undisclosed activities and defaulted to Michelle to answer the question. Michelle pulled her own rabbitout of the hat by answering the question correctly… September’s cover had “Templeton’ on it. Bravo to you Michelle. Sure hope Jo Ann remembers you at the next Club open bar event!
Program:Our own District Governor, Louise Andres brought us today’s program about her journey and passion as a Rotarian. She was introduced by President Mychal. Louise is originally from Greensville, FL. Shewas with IBM for 28 years and has been retired since 2005. She has been married to her husband Steve for 45 years (Congratulations to the both of you!) Louise is a member of the La Jolla Golden Triangle Club and is a court appointed Advocate to Foster Children for the past 2 years.Louise’s focal point as DG is: ‘Club Support’Louise recognized three of our members: Josh – his 1st Paul Harris Fellow Keith – his 3rd Paul Harris Fellow, and Lee (and Jackie) – as Major Donors, a new recognition level. The Russells have donated $10,000 to Rotary International
ice”! Rotarians never give up. Rotarians’ efforts against Polio are working. There are currently only 168 cases left. The message from our District Governor is:
“If you want happiness for a lifetime, help someone else, and be prepared for your own life to change the most”!
Thank you District Governor “Louise” for your service and your message as The El Camino Real Rotary Club wishes you a year of overwhelming joy through your year as District Governor!Raffle winner: Your friendly Scribe, Joe Sarnecky was the winner of $34.00.Attendance today:
Better than usual:19 (which is all our members living in this area;
great turnout forour DG. Way to go El Camino Real Rotarians!)Meeting adjourned: 1:20 p.m.Submitted by: Joe Sarnecky