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The Wheel – April 25, 2018

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  President Ann and Past President Terry Hull, Sr. (far left) welcome new member Matthew Grizzle. Terry introduced Matthew, owner of Midtown Creperie & Café who moved to Stockton 8 years ago with his wife and child from Manteca where he was a Rotarian.  Matt is eager to get into some Rotary work.  Welcome, Matthew! “The Rotary Club of Stockton Begins the 2nd Century of Service to the Stockton Community” (116)(11) Activities Call to Order and Welcome! President Ann welcomed all and asked everyone to greet one another to enjoy...

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The Wheel – April 18, 2018

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  President Ann welcomed the addition of a new member and the presentation of two Paul Harris Awards! “The Rotary Club of Stockton Begins the 2nd Century of Service to the Stockton Community” (89)(11) Activities Call to Order and Welcome! President Ann welcomed all and asked everyone to greet one another to enjoy the camaraderie of Rotary! Pledge of Allegiance & 4-Way Test – Dr. “Chuk” Chikwendu. Song – Past-President Michael Blower hit one out with “Take Me Out to the Ballgame”.  All sang along accompanied...

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The Wheel – April 11, 2018

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  President Ann congratulates and awards club Treasurer Steve Luthy the Rotarian of the Month award!  Steve keeps track of all the club finances and is instrumental in helping the board in their decisions when handing out awards to charitable entities.  Congratulations, Steve!   “The Rotary Club of Stockton Begins the 2nd Century of Service to the Stockton Community” (84)(18) Activities Call to Order and Welcome! President Ann welcomed all and asked everyone to greet one another to enjoy the camaraderie of Rotary! Pledge of...

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The Wheel – April 4, 2018

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  ​Club members County Supervisor Tom Patti, along with Omar Khamisa conducted the Annual Vocational Awards to Local First Responders: Fire, Police, Sheriff and Highway Patrol: (Click on any image to view a larger version)  Two Paul Harris awards were also given out: New Member joins the club: “The Rotary Club of Stockton Begins the 2nd Century of Service to the Stockton Community” (89)(18) Activities Call to Order and Welcome! President Ann welcomed all and asked everyone to greet one another to enjoy the camaraderie of Rotary!...

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The Wheel – March 28, 2018

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  ​We have a Winner!  As they say in soccer, GOOOOOAAAAAL!!!  Mark Berbower not only had the ticket for the raffle drawing but found the winning Susan B. Anthony coin, won the pot and then donated it towards a Paul Harris Fellow.  How will Waqar tell President Ann that he let this happen while she was gone?  Perhaps she will just read about it in The Wheel.  Congratulations Mark! “The Rotary Club of Stockton Begins the 2nd Century of Service to the Stockton Community” (79)(18) Activities Call to Order and Welcome! President-Elect...

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The Wheel – March 21, 2018

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  ​Kevin Kauffman, far right, and President Ann presented Omar Khamisa with his Paul Harris +3!  Congratulations, Omar!  Omar is one of the outstanding club Sergeant-at-Arms and does a terrific job, with his fellow Sergeant-at-Arms members, getting things set up for each meeting. “The Rotary Club of Stockton Begins the 2nd Century of Service to the Stockton Community” (81)(17) Activities Call to Order and Welcome! President Ann welcomed all and asked everyone to greet one another to enjoy the camaraderie of Rotary! Pledge of...

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The Wheel – March 14, 2018

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  “The Rotary Club of Stockton Begins the 2nd Century of Service to the Stockton Community” (89)(11) Activities Call to Order and Welcome! President Ann welcomed all and asked everyone to greet one another to enjoy the camaraderie of Rotary! Pledge of Allegiance & 4-Way Test – Paul Kozlow. Song –  Past-President Michael O’Blower channeled his newfound Gaelic (41%-thank you Ancestor DNA) for, “When Irish Eyes are Smiling”, a beautiful tribute to Ireland written by Chauncey Olcott and George Graff, Jr., set to music...

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The Wheel – March 7, 2018

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  President Ann (far right) and Sharon Tweedy (second from right) presented the following surprise Paul Harris Fellows for service above and beyond self for the Rotary Read-In: Rebecca Ray (4th from right – Barnes & Noble) – her First PH; Scott McElhinnie (2nd from left) – PH +1; Eric Duran (far left) – PH +3; Gary Frush – PH +4! “The Rotary Club of Stockton Begins the 2nd Century of Service to the Stockton Community” (95)(11) Activities Call to Order and Welcome! President Ann welcomed all and asked everyone to greet...

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The Wheel – February 28, 2018

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  President Ann gave special thanks to Sharon Tweedy for the Herculean effort of organizing the 27th Rotary Read-In.  Sharon thanked Gary Frush for turning it over in such a thriving state, special thanks to Eric Duran for the essential database, Colleen Foster for hours of entering accurate data, Julie Damron for recording the Public Service Announcement,  and Laura Pinkerton and Brian Lafferty for organizing the participation of the Interact Clubs.  856 Readers went to 63 schools in Stockton Unified, Lodi Unified, Lincoln Unified, Manteca...

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The Wheel – February 21, 2018

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  Stockton Rotary Endowment Trustee Paul Kozlow (far right) presented checks to the following:  Olga Ramirez, $1,500 on behalf of Haven of Peace and Randy Pinnelli, P.A., $1,260 on behalf of Community Medical Center.  Paul announced this concludes our distribution of SRE funds from the $75,000 allocation for this year.  Congratulations to all the recipients! “The Rotary Club of Stockton Begins the 2nd Century of Service to the Stockton Community” (101)(11) Activities Call to Order and Welcome! President Ann welcomed all and asked...

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