Rotary Club of West Point-Highland Falls, NY

Meetings are held 7:30a.m. Thursdays at Hotel Thayer

May 8, 2003


Today's Greeter                    Harold Spaeth

Today's Prayer Bearer          Ron Salvatore

Today's Program                  LTC Michael K. Bayles, Keller Army Community Hospital.      


Rotary Last Week

The speaker Ms. Kathy Webber the Director of Orange County Hospice, Vice President Elect of Mamkating Rotary Club, and one of the sponsors for the Orange County 10 K Classic Race.

Ms. Webber  provided information about the services and care of the county hospice program.  She also shared information and architectural plans for a new hospice facility planned for Newburgh, NY.



Bill Edsall

Richard Corcell


Club Postings

3rd  - Amy Hansen



Richard Corcell - Seven of Spades



Cathy Kelly, Richard Higgins, Mary Ann Kozak, Ron Salvatore, Anne Lennox, Mike Moss, BJ Bailey, Harold Spaeth, Dave Monroe, Dave Weyant, Wood Held, Bill Stone, Tom Endes, Todd Browne, Ann Horner, Gus Fishburne, Phillip Brillante,

Cecilia Solomon, Josh Brewer, and Farrell Patrick.                



Carol Weart - May 8

Jim Donnelly - May 13


Club Attendance Statistics

Membership                                                   49


May 1, 2003 meeting attendance                  29


Percentage attending meeting last week      58%


April 2003 Attendance                                51.0%


Special Notes of Interest and Thanks


Volunteers are needed -Orange County Special Olympics, Saturday, 10 May 2003, assist in serving lunch to participants.

May is Membership Build-Up month for the West Point-Highland Falls Rotary Club.


    On Saturday, May 17, 2003, the West Point-Highland Falls Rotary Club will have an enjoyable evening fund-raiser dinner theater party featuring the hilarious Faith Prince dinner at 5:00 pm show at 8:00 pm, Eisenhower Hall.  Make your reservation now, $75.00 per person. See Harold Spaeth, Dave Monroe, Cathy Kelly, Jim Whaley, or Mike Moss  for tickets.


     Many thanks to BJ Bailey, Chairperson for Spring Clean-up 2003.  In addition the Clubs sends it special thanks to Company G1, a community job “WELL DONE”.


     The Blooming Grove/Washingtonville Rotary Club will hold their 2nd annual Gold Outing at the Stony Ford Golf Course, Monday June 30, 2003.  The format will be Four Man (Person) Scramble at 9:00 AM is the Shotgun time.  They plan a very enjoyable event to many prizes, continental breakfast, raffles, refreshments, and dinner at the Golf Course Pavilion.  Contact Pete (845) 497-7717 or Tom (845) 496-1452 the cost is $100.00 for a full day of golfing fund and events.  


  Experience an amazing month in El Salvador as part of the Rotary Group Study Exchange Team.  The date has been changed so for up to date  information Contact Walter Y. Root-Chairman GSE for Rotary District 7210 at (945) 497-7010 or email:


Rotary Youth Leadership Award (RYLA) will have their conference at Vassar College, Monday, 23 June through Friday, 27 June 2003.  The deadline for applications is May 16, 2003, for high school students finishing their sophomore year. Additional information can be obtained from Ed Hengel, RYLA Director, (845) 225 - 2061 (W) or (845 225 - 9658 (H)


Computers for Beginners


Training at the Highland Falls Middle School

Additional evening session have been added to the program.


For more information see Dave Monroe or go to the our webpage for look at the schedule and reserve your place in the forthcoming classes.




Effective Wednesday, April 2, 2003 Washingtonville/Blooming Grove Rotary Club will meet at the Riverside Grill Restaurant in Washingtonville.

Please make note - it is local Rotary Club where you can make up a Rotary Club meeting in the evening.

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