Rotary Club of West Point-Highland Falls, NY

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

September 30, 2004


Today’s Greeter

Bill Higgins

Today’s Prayer Bearer

Farrell Patrick

Today’s Program

Ann Horner – “Canine Companions”


Notable Quote In History - Politics

“Political parties serve to keep each other in check, one keenly watching the other.” - Henry Clay


Rotary Last Week – September 23

This was a business meeting.

Upcoming Club Events:

Among happenings at the meeting were:

Pres. Roy Spells again announced that October 9th will be the Exchange Students’ Football game.  Josh Brewer needs placement for four students who will be attending game. 

Roy also mentioned the Polio  Plus effort by Rotary Int’l.

October 9 - Fruit Sale –Phil Brillante – No word yet from Florida re: citrus crop. The Hurricanes sure are no help!

U.N. Day Tour – Young Rotarians – 12/6. 

Phil Brillante will speak on interact.

Dinner Theater. –More on this later.

Anne Lennox – Discussed  “Walk To Iraq”.

Flyer distributed on Ft. Montgomery Battle site events for October 9. Lecture, breakfast & lunch at Nicole’s, $25 per.

Farrell Patrick - called for volunteers to help with the planting of daffodils in the park.

Christmas! - Mike Moss again gave a reminder that the Christmas luncheon will be held on December 16th.  Help needed: Committee positions available -entertainment & raffle. Farrell Patrick suggests charging tickets from Christmas lunch.

Jerry Sheehan reports: – Ben Birillo’s Patriotic “Statue Of Liberty” scarf’s still selling.   (Proceeds to the club.)

Jerry also has both gray and white male and female shirts with Rotary Logo.  (Nice gifts?)


Club Postings



Visiting Rotarians




Atty. Browne Guest of Maj. Ken Cassella 

Debra Zedalis – Guest of Brian Crawford

Mary Dore, M.D. – Guest of Bill Higgins


Other Clubs’ Activities

District 7210 Educational Seminar – Saturday, 11/13/04 at Best Western Hotel/Motel in Poughkeepsie.


50/50 Drawing September 23, 2004

Shirley Bonsell – 5 of Diamonds.

  (..and the pot is still building with $156.00+)



Ron Salvatore - Sept. 30                             

 “Ah, how well we will always remember -

His birthday calls for the end of September” 



John McLellan, Cecelia Solomon, Rob Gordon,  Brian Andreichuk, Phil Brillante, Kathy Kelly, Dave Monroe, Judy Ferguson, Gus Fishburne, Don Segaria, Roy Spells, Farrell Patrick,

Mike Moss, Adam Nogrady, Jerry Sheehan, Jack Emmer, Bill Higgins.       


Club Attendance Statistics

Membership - 51

September 23, attendance –30

Sept. attendance- 60%


Upcoming Programs

Oct. 7 – Reid Sawyer, (Combating Terrorism Center.)

Oct. 14 –Nancy Calhoun, NY State Assembly

Oct. 21 –Jim Witt - WHUD Meteorologist

Oct. 28 – Anne Lennox (On site at Qtrs 100)

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