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The Wheel – August 1, 2018

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Steve Bestolarides has perfect attendance for 3 straight weeks at our club.  He even did a make-up at Rotary One in Chicago where he ran into President Waqar and the President-Elect of Rotary International, Mark Maloney. The proof is in the pictures (this also cost Steve a Bell Ringer – $250):   “The Rotary Club of Stockton Begins the 2nd Century of Service to the Stockton Community” (132) (12) Activities Call to Order and Welcome! President Waqar welcomed members and guests and asked everyone to greet one another to enjoy...

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The Wheel – July 25, 2018

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Past-President Foundation Director Kuy Ky presented an encore performance of his infamous “commerce intersects cause” speech and announced the following Paul Harris Fellows: Trang Do (Kuy Ky) – 1st PH; Omar Khamisa – PH+4; and Rigo Cervantes – PH+7!   “The Rotary Club of Stockton Begins the 2nd Century of Service to the Stockton Community” (108) (12) Activities Call to Order and Welcome! President Waqar welcomed members and guests and asked everyone to greet one another to enjoy the camaraderie of Rotary! Pledge of Allegiance...

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The Wheel – July 18, 2018

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President Waqar presents his first Paul Harris Award as President to Chheavy Lema and her Paul Harris +1!  Congratulations, Chheavy!   “The Rotary Club of Stockton Begins the 2nd Century of Service to the Stockton Community” (89) Activities Call to Order and Welcome! President Waqar welcomed members and guests and asked everyone to greet one another to enjoy the camaraderie of Rotary! Pledge of Allegiance & 4-Way Test – Fubara Jack lead the Pledge of Allegiance and the Rotary 4-Way Test. Song – Past-President...

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The Wheel – July 11, 2018

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Past President Ann Johnston (Queen Ann) opened the meeting and presided over the coronation of King Waqar (incoming President Waqar Rizvi) with his new badge as he takes over leading the club in his first official meeting of the 2018-2019 Rotary year! President Waqar thanked his family and friends for making him feel like royalty every day.   “The Rotary Club of Stockton Begins the 2nd Century of Service to the Stockton Community” (219) Activities Call to Order and Welcome! President Waqar, in his first official act, welcomed...

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The Wheel – June 27, 2018

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Special Edition Well, a whole lot of work by the Kick-Out Committee and preparation went into this incredibly festive yearly Stockton Rotary Club tradition.  President Ann endured all the jesting and enjoyed the members who portrayed various characters who reminded her of your Rotary year.  Read below to find out what a grand time everyone had and be sure to view the pictures that were taken of this fun event! Be sure to join us in two weeks (July 11th) for the introduction of incoming President Waqar Rizvi! “The Rotary Club of Stockton...

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The Wheel – June 20, 2018

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  Paul Harris Award! “The Rotary Club of Stockton Begins the 2nd Century of Service to the Stockton Community” (100) IMPORTANT NOTICE The Rotary office will be closed Monday as the move begins. Office furniture etc. scheduled for Tuesday am. Phone, computer and copier are tentatively scheduled for the later part of next week. The office will be open sporadically the remainder of the week. Your patience is appreciated. The new address is 1024 W. Robinhood Dr. Suite 5, Stockton, Ca 95207. It’s about 2 blocks east and across...

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The Wheel – June 13, 2018

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  Paul Harris Award! “The Rotary Club of Stockton Begins the 2nd Century of Service to the Stockton Community” (101) Activities Call to Order and Welcome! President-Elect Waqar welcomed members and guests and asked everyone to greet one another to enjoy the camaraderie of Rotary! Audio/Visual – Madisen Sena. Pledge of Allegiance & 4-Way Test – Julie Van Vuren. Song – Club song leader Past-President Michael Blower celebrated Flag Day (Jun 14th) with the song, “You’re a Grand Old Flag”.  A spirited American...

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The Wheel – June 6, 2018

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  Paul Harris Awards! And special event awards! Susanne Huebel gave her appreciation to the Scholarship Committee members, Steve Luthy, Don Barry, Sharon Tweedy, Nick Curtain and Jerry Smith for work selecting all the worthy scholarship recipients.  Then, Susanne presented the last of the 17 scholarships awarded by our Rotary Club this year. Frank Thornton Smith Music Scholarship Lacey Brown, Lincoln High School – $4,000 Selena Chom, A.A. Stagg High School – $1,500 Don Barry announced that the category of Nursing, suggested by...

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The Wheel – May 30, 2018

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  District Awards! ​ And new members! “The Rotary Club of Stockton Begins the 2nd Century of Service to the Stockton Community” (94) Activities Call to Order and Welcome! President Ann welcomed members and guests and asked everyone to greet one another to enjoy the camaraderie of Rotary!. Pledge of Allegiance & 4-Way Test – Louis Lemos Song – In honor of past Memorial Day, Past-President Michael Blower led all in our national anthem, “The Star-Spangled Banner”.  All sang along accompanied by Marie Medford on the piano....

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The Wheel – May 23, 2018

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  This week’s meeting was held at the Spanos Reserve and several awards were presented: ​ “The Rotary Club of Stockton Begins the 2nd Century of Service to the Stockton Community” (83)(12) Activities Call to Order and Welcome! President Ann welcomed members and guests and asked everyone to greet one another to enjoy the camaraderie of Rotary!. Pledge of Allegiance & 4-Way Test – Kevin Kauffman, Rotary Foundation Chair. Song – Past-President Gary Putnam kicked off the Memorial Day celebrations with “America”, also...

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