ANNOUNCEMENTS, November 3, 2017, Dave Freeman

  1.  Mark your calendar:  the club will be dark on Friday 11/24/2017 (day after Thanksgiving), Friday 12/22/2017 (the Friday before Christmas) and Friday 12/29/2017 (the Friday before New Year’s).                                                                                                                               A.   We will be at the Doubletree on 11/10,                                                    B.   Matt Denny’s on 11/17,                                                                                      C.   Dark 11/24                                                                                                                  D.  12/3 Christmas Party – bring the kids.
  2. Former President Rosie Mares presented President Tony Parille with an award from the District Governor for the Arcadia Rotary Club, “Making a Difference since October 27, 1927!!!”
  3. The Students of the Month from Arcadia High School were presented awards;                                                                                                                  A.  Performing Arts: Graham Sanders- Pep Band music                                arranger, and Music mentor  at Middle Schools.                                    B.  James Gassner: Athlete.  Three year varsity, CIF standout,                  3.9 GPA!                                                                                                                          C.  Academics: Arianna Togelang – Mock Trial,  Speech and                        Debate, and a GPA of 4.0.
  4. Firefighter of the Year: Chief Mike Lang presented Captain John Twitchell  with the award, after a long list of reasons he deserved it
  5. Police Officer of the year: Chief  Robert Guthrie extolled Jeffrey Elders’ many good deeds, before presenting the award to him.
  6. Remember the Festival of the Trees, coming at the Annandale Country Club Dec. 2, 2017.