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Club Officers and Directors
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Secretary
Treasurer
International Serv
Community Service
Vocational Service
Interact/Youth Advisor
Membership
Club Admin
Foundation
Social Media
Program Chair
BBQ Chair
Youth Service
Rotary Club Foundation Board 2021/2022
President
Kelly Ricker
 
Secretary
George Dubois
 
Treasurer
Cees Dobbe
 
Director
Barry Dunahoo
 
Director
Ed Harris
 
 
 
 
Club Information
Rotary Club of Nipomo
Nipomo

Service Above Self

We meet In Person
Wednesdays at 7:00 AM
The Community Center at Black Lake
498 Colonial Place
Nipomo, CA 93444
United States of America
Home Page Stories
The Dana Adobe event center was the location of the annual President Step Down dinner.
Kat Stowell manning the bar, George Dubois greeting us at the door and a room of very festive golf themed table settings.
The room had a feeling of greatfulness and happiness as the Rotarians of Nipomo gathered together for the first time since March of 2020.
Paul Harris Awards were given.
4 way test contest winner was present with her family and she read her very moving essay.
A delicious dinner of Chinese Food catered by North China Restaurant. 
Fun games courtesy of Kelly Richert.
President Ed Harris was honored and the new President was introduced.
All of this meeting was skillfully and with great humor MC'ed buy Walter Con.
We are looking forward to a year of more freedom so we can continue to live the life of Service one Self.
Ed Harris presided over the meeting.
According to John Brantingham "Golf is like life...out of one whole and into another"
Kenneth prayed.
ANNOUNCEMENTS
Next week there will be no morning meeting as we will have the Step Doen dinner that evening at the Dana Adobe
Still waiting on Butterfly Grill to become fully staffed before we can resume our meetings there
 
BRAGS
Ken Shaddell married 63 years!
John Brantingham's daughter is visiting.
Peggy Hesse has a daughter and grand daughter visiting
Bill Piccirelli has a daughter visiting.
 
SPEAKER
Mike Madden  over seeing up coming car show. September 25 & 26
Mike gave us his history and an over view of the up coming car show and its purpose to assist the Nipomo Food Basket.
He reminded us tickets go on sale 7/25 for the multi course dinner and live music.
there will be upwards to 5000 participants and several venues for food and drink in addition to the carefully curated automobiles on display.
It looks like a fantastic event. See you all there except Roger Ridley.
 
This mornings meeting was conducted by past President Kelly Richter as President Ed Harris is assisting the PGA tournament in Torrey Pines.
Invocation by Ken Shaddel
George Dubois lead us in the Pledge of Allegiance 
On this day in history by Roger Ridley
From Abraham Lincolns House Divided Speech in 1858 to a space plane on a 469 day mission.
Rotary Minute by Kelly
 
Announcements
6/26/21 BBQ cancelled
Step Down Dinner  on 6/30/21 at Dana Adobe
 
Brags
Lou Gomez grand daughter had a birthday
George Dubois bragged that his culinary skills include such delectables as over cooked Mac & cheese and burned meatballs mmmm
Walter Con bragged
Harry Walls grandson had a birthday and is off to college at Chico State.
 
SPEAKER Brett Burchett fron SLO Farm Bureau
 
Interesting over view of SLO counties agriculture and it numerous cash crops.
strawberries      cattle
grapes               cauliflower
broccoli             cut flowers
avocados           head lettuce
vegetables
He discussed the regulatory burdens
water
employment
insurance
Cal OSHA
The care taken of workers and cannibis conflicts
Insightful and educational talk that held our attention.
Ed Harris meeting number 49.....tick tock
John Brantingham says" Ed realizes many golfers prefer golf carts to caddies. Why? Carts can't criticize, count or lie.
Ken Shaddell lead us in prayer.
Roger Ridley gave us "This Day in History"
From the Christian Crusades of 1098 to the invention of the Bikini in 1946
 
Rotary Minute
Bill Puccirelli spoke on the Rotary Peace Program
 
Announcements
Cees reminds us to remember the Amazon rewards program for Rotary.
Remember to sign up for Ed's Step Down dinner.
Mario reminds us of the Teft Street cleanup Sunday morning at 7:30 am
 
Brags
Lou Gomez had a Birthday!
Odell had a Birthday and got to spend time with his son.
Jerry Arseneau bragged about his son.
 
Bill sang Happy Birthday to all the celebrants!!
 
Speaker Jerry Arseneau
 
Jerry gave us a visual and virtual tour of his yard at his home in Arroyo Grande.
It is evident by the lovingly tended plants that he takes great pride in creating a most wondrous garden. Beautiful!
Speakers
Kat Stowell
Aug 04, 2021 7:00 AM
Club Runner
Mr ron Yukelson
Aug 11, 2021 7:00 AM
Chief Operations & Strategy Officer, Wilshire Health & Community Services
Dr. James Brescia & Dr. Sheldon Smith
Aug 25, 2021 7:00 AM
Superintendent & Assistant Superintendent of Business Services, SLO County Office of Education
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