Archive for the ‘Recognition’ Category

Recognitions – March 27, 2015

Posted by Yvonne Flint on March 29th, 2015 under Recognition  •  Comments Off

John Murphy filled in for George as Finemaster this week.  His role in new member orientations inspired him to invite all the Icebreakers to participate in a quiz based on the orientation packet they received.  Participants Ken Chan, Swati Puri, Ramon Oseguera, Eszylfie Taylor, Dan Place, Glenn Oyoung, and Jim Pontello were to be fined […]

Recognitions – January 16, 2015

Posted by Yvonne Flint on January 19th, 2015 under Recognition  •  Comments Off

Ken Mallory was Finemaster George Fasching’s first target.  Lured in with softball questions – is lunch OK?; is Betty OK?; did you have good holidays; do you see Bob Margett around? (Ken reports that Bob is busier than ever.) – Ken was then faced with a photo of “Mt. Bradbury,” Mt. Rushmore’s slightly less famous […]

Recognitions

Posted by John Murphy on December 6th, 2014 under Announcements, Recognition  •  Comments Off

Fine Master George didn’t have a lot of time but he had lots of targets. First up was Bob Harbicht who was being recognized for a new car he didn’t have. But the conversation smoothly transitioned to toilet training. Bob admitted that he never put the seat up when he was a child—-a $32.00 child […]

Recognitions – November 14, 2014

Posted by Yvonne Flint on November 17th, 2014 under Recognition  •  Comments Off

Arcadia High School Principal Brent Forsee was first congratulated for the high school’s water conservation adherence.  The landscaping along Duarte Road is a great example of drought tolerant plantings.  But Brent still had to answer for winning twice at the club’s Monday Night Football social.  He left before his second win, so Finemaster George delivered […]

Recognitions for October 24th

Posted by Ray Bushnell on October 28th, 2014 under Recognition  •  Comments Off

Recognitions for October 24   Sergeant at Arms, George Fasching had some time for fun and to help keep the club treasury in good stead. Sam Falzone was first up, reported that he and the family are well, George recalled receiving a one dollar tip from Sam as a newspaper delivery boy. The High Gear […]

Recognitions – October 3, 2014

Posted by Yvonne Flint on October 6th, 2014 under Recognition  •  Comments Off

Finemaster George Fasching had time for only one recognition and Tom Miles was the lucky recipient of George’s attention. Once he found where Tom was sitting – George had a little trouble seeing through the new glasses he got from Mike Hoey – George confirmed that Tom and his wife Cece were doing well. They’ve […]

Recognitions – August 29, 2014

Posted by Yvonne Flint on August 31st, 2014 under Recognition  •  Comments Off

Finemaster George Fasching began with two announcements: Chicken would be back for lunch next Friday, and Dr. Chang’s full body checkup for $25 would be available on Friday, the 13th of March, including full bar and background music. Jim Rider’s daughter Megan just launched the website for her jewelry and interior design business. Unfortunately for […]

Recognitions August 15, 2014

Posted by Andy Bundesmann on August 18th, 2014 under Announcements, Recognition  •  Comments Off

SAA, George Fasching donated a fine new mascot to our club…. A chicken statue. Presumably a tribute to our weekly entree. Switching his attention to Ernie Aragon, George asked if he was still doing business. Specifically if he was doing business with Tom Crosby. Which is true but lead to no $$$. However, the photo […]

Fines For August 1

Posted by Ray Bushnell on August 5th, 2014 under Recognition  •  Comments Off

Sergeant at Arms and fine master George Fasching was unable to attend the installation banquet but received his pin from President Mike, now officially installed! There is a great deal of stress involved in being fine master, in a effort to take the edge off last week George had a bottle placed on the sacred […]

Recognitions – July 11, 2014

Posted by Yvonne Flint on July 13th, 2014 under Recognition  •  Comments Off

It’s a new Rotary year and a new Fine Master, George Fasching, took over. It’s been 11 years since George was in charge of recognitions, so look out, Arcadia Rotary! Chris Haddow was first up on George’s list. With no vacations lately or planned and everything going well at the bank, what could it be? […]

Fines for June 13

Posted by Ray Bushnell on June 17th, 2014 under Recognition  •  Comments Off

It was finemaster Bob’s last opportunity to extract money from our wallets, so he made the best of it. First up was Howell Tyson, who was dinged for $50 for his failure to name the first member listed in our Rotary roster (Ashley Andrews).  Andy Bundesmann was called on after she was heard mumbling something, […]

Recognitions – June 6, 2014

Posted by Yvonne Flint on June 9th, 2014 under Recognition  •  Comments Off

Finemaster Bob led off by calling on Rich Hutton who recently became the proud owner of a new dog. The photo looked like a Yorkshire Terrier and Rich pleaded the Fifth in response to the question of the cost of the new member of his family. The fine of $50 added to the “real expensive” […]