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February 22, 2018     Club Meeting - Club Assembly and Peace Essay Contest Winner's Announcements

February 15, 2018     Club Meeting - Lara Litchfield-Kimber - Executive Director, Mid-Hudson Children's Museum - update on the new onsite science museum

February 14, 2018     8 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

February 11, 2018     2 - 4 PM - Trivia Contest chaired by Lou Lewis - Town of Poughkeepsie Senior Center - sponsor and/or compete

February 8, 2018     Club Meeting -
Students of the Month chaired by Ellie Charwat

February 7, 2018     8 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner - postponed until February 14

February 5, 2018
     11 AM - Serve lunch at The Lunch Box, Dutchess Outreach, 29 North Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie

February 1, 2018     Club Meeting - Lara Litchfield-Kimber - Executive Director, Mid-Hudson Children's Museum - back at Christos

January 25, 2018     Club Meeting - Sarah Weikel - Promotions Director, Spark Media Project (previously Mill Street Loft
) - Poughkeepsie Ice House on the Hudson, 1 Main Street, Poughkeepsie

January 19, 2018     7:15 AM - Extra Club Meeting - 27th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast - Mid-Hudson Civic Center

January 18, 2018     Club Meeting - District Governor's visit - Jim Damiani (board meets at 11:30 with Jim) - Restaurant Raffle drawing - Poughkeepsie Ice House on the Hudson, 1 Main Street, Poughkeepsie

January 11, 2018     Club Meeting
- Mihai Grunfeld - Associate Professor of Hispanic Studies, Vassar College - Lifelong Learning Institute - new schedule

January 8, 2018
     11 AM - Serve lunch at The Lunch Box, Dutchess Outreach, 29 North Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie

January 4, 2018     Club Meeting -
District Governor's visit - Jim Damiani (board meets at 11:30 with Jim) - Poughkeepsie Ice House on the Hudson, 1 Main Street, Poughkeepsie - postponed due to snow

January 3, 2018     8 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

December 28, 2017     Club Meeting - Clinton Bennett - Baptist Minister with Islam expertise - Wikipedia -
Poughkeepsie Ice House on the Hudson, 1 Main Street, Poughkeepsie

December 21, 2017     Club Meeting - Blake Rider - Canon to the Ordinary at The Episcopal Diocese of New York - past club member

December 14, 2017     Club Meeting - Holiday Luncheon - AHS Chorus and holiday celebration - spouses & guests welcome - wear Paul Harris medal - chorus photo

December 7, 2017     Club Meeting -
Reverend Tyler Jones - St. Paul's Episcopal Church

December 6, 2017     8 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

December 4, 2017
     11 AM - Serve lunch at The Lunch Box, Dutchess Outreach, 29 North Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie

November 30, 2017     Club Meeting - Courtney Albert, Children's Home of Poughkeepsie - Human Trafficing

November 23, 2017     Thanksgiving - no meeting

November 16, 2017     Club Meeting - Club Assembly

November 9, 2017     Club Meeting - Students of the Month

November 6, 2017     11 AM - Serve lunch at The Lunch Box, Dutchess Outreach, 29 North Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie


November 2, 2017     Club Meeting - Andrew Deutsch - Be a Constant Gardner of Your Mind: Removing weedy thoughts

November 1, 2017     8 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

October 26, 2017     Club Meeting - Christa Hines, Executive Director of Hudson River Housing

October 19, 2017     Club Meeting - Club Assembly

October 12, 2017     Club Meeting -  Rob Rolison - Mayor, City of Poughkeepsie

October 5, 2017     Club Meeting - Lee Anne Albritton, Executive Director of the Poughkeepsie Farm Project

October 4, 2017     8 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

October 2, 2017     10:30 AM - Serve lunch at The Lunch Box, Dutchess Outreach, 29 North Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie
 
September 28, 2017     Club Meeting - Curtis Dozier, Vassar College Visiting Assistant Professor of Greek and Roman Studies - Posse Veterans Program

September 21, 2017     Club Meeting - Chuck Kramer - History of Slavery in Dutchess County

September 14, 2017     Club Meeting - PDG Nick Constantino - Rotary Fellowships

September 14, 2017     7:30 - 9 AM - United Way of the Dutchess-Orange Region Breakfast honoring our member, John O'Shea  (Sponsorship form)

September 7, 2017     Club Meeting - Kimberly Kochem, Executive Director, The Center For The Prevention of Child Abuse  (back at Christos)

September 6, 2017     8 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

August 31, 2017     Club Meeting - Paul Ackert, CEO Fairview Hearthside - Uno Chicago Grill, 842 Main Street, Poughkeepsie

August 24, 2017     Club Meeting - Club Assembly - Uno Chicago Grill, 842 Main Street, Poughkeepsie

August 19, 2017     8:30 AM or as early as possible - BACKPACKS, SUPPLIES & MORE distribution of 1000 backpacks - web page  2015 P.J. video   2016 P.J. article
                               Christ Church Playground (actual distribution begins at 10 AM - over at noon)
                               Park in Barclay Street lot or nearby


August 17, 2017     Club Meeting - fill backpacks for Backpacks, Supplies & More - Newton Community Room, Christ Episcopal Church, 20 Carroll Street, Poughkeepsie - catered box lunch

August 17, 2017     9 AM - come to Christ Church before noon and help pack backpacks - packing resumes at 1 PM after the meeting

August 10, 2017     Club Meeting - Katherine Ruffing - Partners in Health - work in Malawi - Sue Doyle's house - map

August 3, 2017     Club Meeting - Picnic at Abilities First  - 24 Fireman's Way (between Noxon Road and Route 55 near UPS)
                             10:00 arrival time for cooks    11:00 arrival time for setup
                             11:30 arrival time for servers    12:00 arrival time for lunch

August 2, 2017    
8 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

July 27, 2017     Club Meeting - Michael Frazier, Short Term Director - Rotary Exchange Program

July 20, 2017     Club Meeting - Martin Charwat - RYLA students

July 13, 2017     Club Meeting - Club Assembly - stay afterwards ~1:20 PM to meet with Bern Handel to discuss a possible Poughkeepsie Youth project

July 12, 2017     8 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

July 6, 2017     Club Meeting - Brian Doyle, CEO - Family Services, Inc. (start of Adam Belok's Presidency)

Rotary Serving Humanity (2016-7 theme)

June 29, 2017     Club Meeting - Maureen Lashlee, Executive Director - Habitat for Humanity of Dutchess County

June 22, 2017     Club Meeting - Installation of Officers and Directors - PDG Nick Constantino presiding (Joe Pedota's last Presidential duty)

June 15, 2017     no Thursday meeting today - please come Wednesday evening

June 14, 2017     WEDNESDAY 6 PM - Club Meeting - Rotarian of the Year - Irene Monck - wear Paul Harris medals - 25+ Years of Service awards

June 8, 2017     Club Meeting - Scholarship Presentations

June 7, 2017     8 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

June 5, 2017     10:30 AM - Serve lunch at The Lunch Box, Dutchess Outreach, 29 North Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie

June 1, 2017     Club Meeting - Brian Riddel, Executive Director - Dutchess Outreach

May 25, 2017     Club Meeting - Mike Polasek - "Let's Have a Conversation" - Substance Abuse - Disorder and Addiction

May 18, 2017     6:30 - 10 PM - Foundation Centennial Celebration - Whitby Castle, Rye, N.Y.        Register here

May 18, 2017     Club Meeting - Science Fair Presentation - Maung Htoo with Sanjay Natesan, our 8th grade winner

May 11, 2017     Club Meeting - Student Recognition

May 6, 2017     10 AM - 12 PM - Riverkeeper Sweep - Malcolm X Park Cleanup of the Fall Kill Creek       Register here

May 4, 2017     Club Meeting - Pere Andre Wildaine - update on our Haiti water project from host club member (Gonavies Rotary Club)

May 3, 2017     8 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

May 1, 2017     10:30 AM - Serve lunch at The Lunch Box, Dutchess Outreach, 29 North Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie

April 30, 2017     9 AM - 3 PM - Rotary District Assembly - Mohonk Mountain House
April 29, 2017     9 AM - 10 PM - Rotary District Conference - Mohonk Mountain House

April 27, 2017     Club Meeting - Maria Idoni, local director: American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

April 20, 2017     Club Meeting - Younhee Shin, Program Director, Korean Spirit & Culture Promotion Project - Korean history and culture

April 13, 2017     Club Meeting - Club Assembly

April 6, 2017     Club Meeting - Student Recognition

April 5, 2017     8 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

April 3, 2017     11 AM - Serve lunch at The Lunch Box, Dutchess Outreach, 29 North Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie

March 30, 2017     Club Meeting - Jayne Lamana - Substance Abuse Disorder & Addiction

March 23, 2017     Club Meeting - Ellie Charwat - Prohibition in Dutchess County

March 16, 2017     Club Meeting - Stan Hirschberg - Living with vision loss

March 9, 2017     Club Meeting - Judge Denise Watson - The Family Court System

March 6, 2017     10:30 AM - Serve lunch at The Lunch Box, Dutchess Outreach, 29 North Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie

March 2, 2017     Club Meeting - Student Recognition

March 1, 2017     8 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

February 23, 2017     Club Meeting - David Petrovits - Revitalizing of Boy Scout Camp Nooteeming

February 16, 2017     Club Meeting - Irene Monck - Haitian Water Project Update

February 9, 2017     Club Meeting - Student Recognition - meeting cancelled due to a snow storm - rescheduled for March 2

February 6, 2017     10:30 AM - Serve lunch at The Lunch Box, Dutchess Outreach, 29 North Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie

February 2, 2017     Club Meeting - Club Assembly - back at Christos

February 1, 2017     8 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

January 26, 2017     Club Meeting - Cara Mia Bacchiochi - Hope on a Mission - Milanese Italian Restaurant, 115 Main Street, Poughkeepsie

January 20, 2017     7:15 AM - Extra Club Meeting - 26th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast - Mid-Hudson Civic Center

January 19, 2017     Club Meeting - James DuMond - Dean, Marist School of Science - new programs and initialtives - Milanese Italian Restaurant, 115 Main Street, Poughkeepsie

January 12, 2017     Club Meeting - "Brud" Hodgkins (founder) - Indoor Gardens of Poughkeepsie - Milanese Italian Restaurant, 115 Main Street, Poughkeepsie  -  NEWS STORY

January 5, 2017     Club Meeting - Dora Bartal - Exchange Student from Slovakia - not at Christos - Milanese Italian Restaurant, 115 Main Street, Poughkeepsie

January 4, 2017     8 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

January 2, 2017     10:30 AM - Serve lunch at The Lunch Box, Dutchess Outreach, 29 North Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie - They were closed.

December 29, 2016     Holidays - no meeting

December 22, 2016     Club Meeting - Adrienne Brewington, Pastor, Poughkeepsie United Methodist Church

December 15, 2016     Club Meeting - John Allan Knight, J.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Religious Studies, Marist College - Freedom of Religious Expression; a Real Right, a License to Discriminate or an Intellectual Mess?

December 10, 2016     10 AM - 8 PM - Salvation Army Bell Ringing - Poughkeepsie Plaza Mall by Marshalls (sign up with Neal Marsh)

December 8, 2016     Club Meeting - Christmas Luncheon - AHS Chorus and holiday celebration - spouses & guests welcome - wear Paul Harris medal

December 7,  2016     8 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

December 5, 2016     10:30 AM - Serve lunch at The Lunch Box, Dutchess Outreach, 29 North Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie

December 1, 2016     Club Meeting - Bob Kinkade - member talk & Rabbi Daniel Victor, Temple Bethel - What King David tells us about heroic indiscretions

                                    Gather restaurant gift cards for the upcoming fund raising raffle - turn in by December 1st - ASK LETTER

November 27, 2016     4 - 6 PM - Calling hours for Past President Lorne Richards at the Freedom Plains United Presbyterian Church, 1168 State Route 55, Lagrangeville

November 24, 2016     Thanksgiving - no meeting

November 19, 2016     11 AM - Memorial Service for Past President William Lang - Christ Church, 22 Caroll Street, Pok. obituary

November 17, 2016     Club Meeting - Sean Rubin - Executive Director, Hudson River Housing

November 12, 2016     9:30 AM - 4 PM - Rotary United Nations Day - all Rotarians invited

November 10, 2016     Club Meeting - Student Recognition

November 7, 2016     10:30 AM - Serve lunch at The Lunch Box, Dutchess Outreach, 29 North Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie

November 6, 2016     11 AM - Rotary Foundation Gala Brunch - The Thayer Hotel at West Point

November 5, 2016     9 AM - Rotary Leadership Institute at Mount St. Mary's, Newburgh

November 3, 2016     Club Meeting - Lara Litchfield-Kimber - Executive Director, Mid-Hudson Children's Museum

November 2,  2016     8 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

October 29, 2016     9 AM - 12 Noon - Shred Event - Mid-Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union, 44 Plaza, 21 Burnett Blvd., Poughkeepsie - info at 845-705-7279 or judith@legalshred.com
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October 27, 2016     Club Meeting - Kathleen Durham, Executive Director of the Eleanor Roosevelt Center at Valkill

October 20, 2016     Club Meeting - Stuart Shinske, Executive Editor, Poughkeepsie Journal

October 13, 2016     Club Meeting - Club Assembly

October 6, 2016     Club Meeting - District Governor's visit - Lou Turpin (board meets at 11:30 with Lou)

October 5,  2016     8 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

October 3, 2016     10:30 AM - Serve lunch at The Lunch Box, Dutchess Outreach, 29 North Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie

September 29, 2016     Club Meeting - Tom Pape, City of Poughkeepsie Acting Police Chief

September 22, 2016     Club Meeting - Mike Maker, Head Basketball Coach, Marist College

September 15, 2016     Club Meeting - Terry Gibson - running for NY State Senate

September 11, 2016     11 AM - Memorial Service for Past President Jim Brown, club secretary - Christ Church, 22 Caroll Street, Pok.

September 8, 2016     Club Meeting - Molly Katz, Executive Director, Half Moon Theatre

September 7,  2016     8 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

September 1, 2016     Club Meeting - Tim Murray, Athletic Director, Marist College (back at Christos)

August 25, 2016     Club Meeting - Bob Green, Executive Director, Survive the Drive - Milanese Italian Restaurant, 115 Main Street, Poughkeepsie

August 21, 2016     11 AM - 5 PM - Highland Rotary Club's Ribfest

August 20, 2016     11 AM - 10 PM - Highland Rotary Club's Ribfest

August 20, 2016     8:30 AM or as early as possible - BACKPACKS, SUPPLIES & MORE distribution of 2000 backpacks - P.J. video

                               Christ Church Playground (actual distribution begins at 10 AM - over at noon)
                               Park in Barclay Street lot or nearby - Event Article

August 19, 2016     5 PM - 10 PM - Highland Rotary Club's Ribfest

August 18, 2016     Club Meeting - fill backpacks for Christmas in August - Newton Community Room, Christ Episcopal Church, 20 Carroll Street, Poughkeepsie - catered box lunch
August 18, 2016     9 AM - come to Christ Church before noon and help pack backpacks - packing resumes at 1 PM after the meeting

August 11, 2016     Club Meeting - Picnic at Abilities First  - 24 Fireman's Way (between Noxon Road and Route 55 near UPS)
                             10:00 arrival time for cooks    11:00 arrival time for setup
                             11:30 arrival time for servers    12:00 arrival time for lunch

August 4, 2016     Club Meeting - Robert Rolison, City of Poughkeepsie Mayor - The first six months and what's coming up - Milanese Italian Restaurant, 115 Main Street, Poughkeepsie

August 3, 2016     8 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

July 30, 2016     9 AM - 12 PM & 12 PM - 3 PM - service project with Habitat for Humanity - contact Neal Marsh

July 28, 2016     Club Meeting - Lisa Gold - New approaches to managing chronic diseases

July 21, 2016     Club Meeting - Elizabeth Walstein-Hart, Executive Director, Walkway Over the Hudson

July 20, 2016     8 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

July 17, 2016     3:30 PM - District 7210 Fellowship Day at Renegade's Stadium - game starts at 5:05 PM - $26 per person includes food (check the district website)

July 14, 2016     Club Meeting - Marie Hasenpflug - RYLA students

July 7, 2016     Club Meeting - Michael Forman - ID Theft and How to Protect Yourself (start of Joe Pedota's Presidency)

Be a gift to the world (2015-6 theme)

June 30, 2016     Club Meeting - Installation of Officers and Directors - (Dean Avery's last Presidential duty)

June 23, 2016     Club Meeting - Keith Strubler - Marist Center for Sports Communication

June 16, 2015     no Thursday meeting today - please come Wednesday evening

June 15, 2015     WEDNESDAY 6 PM - Club Meeting - Rotarian of the Year - John O'Shea - wear Paul Harris medals

June 15, 2016     8 AM - Board Meeting - Dutchess Diner  - probably only on June 8

June 12, 2016     6 - 10 AM & 10 AM - 2 PM - man the water booth at the Second Annual Walkway Marathon - volunteer timeline - news report

June 9, 2016     4 PM - Dutchess Outreach Volunteer Recognition Reception - we are invited for serving at the Lunch Box

June 9, 2016     Club Meeting - Scholarship Presentations

June 8, 2016     8 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

June 6, 2016     10:30 AM - Serve lunch at The Lunch Box, Dutchess Outreach, 29 North Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie

June 4, 2016     9 AM - 3 PM - Abilities First painting project - 103 Inwood Avenue, 12601 - contact Neal & register here - news article

June 2, 2016     Club Meeting - PDG Tamton Mustapha - District Rotary Foundation Chair - Rotary Foundation

May 26, 2016     Club Meeting -  Frank Van Zanten - Growing Up in the Netherlands during the Nazi Occupation

May 19, 2016     Club Meeting - Club Assembly

May 18, 2016     8 AM - Board Meeting - Dutchess Diner

May 13 - 15, 2016     District Conference - Best Western Plus, 503 Washington Avenue, Kingston, NY 12401

May 12, 2016     Club Meeting - Student Recognition

May 11, 2016     6 PM - Liberty Rotary Club fundraiser to benefit the Haitian Water Project - Soy Asian Bistro, 512 Broadway, Monticello, NY 12701

May 7, 2016     9 AM - 1 PM - Riverkeepers - community volunteer project to clean up the Hudson River and its tributaries - meet at Waryas Park, Water Street - sign up

May 5, 2016     Club Meeting - Gueslin Joassainvil, MD, Medical Director of the Fierval, Haiti Medical Clinic - The Challenges and Successes of Running a Clinic in Rural Haiti

May 2, 2016     12:15 PM - Poughkeepsie-South Rotary - Schools to End Poverty presentation by Ed Frank & Howard Golden - Coppola's Restaurant, Route 9 at IBM Road
                            all Rotarians invited - email Eric Krakower for reservations - eric at krakowerlaw dot com

May 2, 2016     10:30 AM - Serve lunch at The Lunch Box, Dutchess Outreach, 29 North Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie

April 30, 2016     9 AM - 2 PM - District Assembly - Marriott Pavilion, Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park - free event for District 7210 Rotarians

April 28, 2016     Club Meeting - Harvey Flad, Professor Emeritus, Vassar College - Main Street to Mainframes

April 21, 2016     Club Meeting - Science Fair Presentation - Maung Htoo with Sanjay Natesan, our 7th grade winner

April 13, 2016     8 AM - Board Meeting - Dutchess Diner

April 10, 2016     3 PM - Women in Rotary Celebration - buffet brunch at Novella's, New Paltz - come honor Ellie Charwat    registration info here  Flyer

April 7, 2016     Club Meeting - March Gallagher, President & CEO, Community Foundations of the Hudson Valley

April 4, 2016     10:30 AM - Serve lunch at The Lunch Box, Dutchess Outreach, 29 North Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie
 
March 31, 2016     Club Meeting - joint meeting with the Wappingers Falls Rotary Club at Longobardi's

March 31, 2016     11 AM - 10 PM - Rotary Fund Raiser at Longobardi's Restaurant

March 24, 2016     Club Meeting - Ann McMackin, President & CEO, Vassar Brothers Medical Center

March 17, 2016     Club Meeting - Ellen Haggerty - Rotarians for Hearing

March 16, 2016     8 AM - Board Meeting - Dutchess Diner  (note the new location)

March 10, 2016     Club Meeting - Jeannie Montano, President & CEO, United Way of the Dutchess-Orange Region

March 7, 2016     10:30 AM - Serve lunch at The Lunch Box, Dutchess Outreach, 29 North Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie

March 5, 2016     1 PM - Dutchess County St. Patrick's Parade - arrive at noon - location: Wappingers Falls, NY

March 3, 2016     Club Meeting - Bob Phillips - Rotary trip to South Africa

February 25, 2016     Club Meeting - Frank VanZanten - Twenty Years Selling Used Books

February 18, 2016     Club Meeting - Reverend Tyler Jones - St. Paul's Episcopal Church

February 11, 2016     Club Meeting - Student Recognition

February 17, 2016     8 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

February 4, 2016     Club Meeting - Johannes Plechinger - Rotary Exchange Student from Austria - My Home Life & Local Experiences

February 1, 2016     10:30 AM - Serve lunch at The Lunch Box, Dutchess Outreach, 29 North Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie


January 28, 2016     Club Meeting (at Coppola's) - Club Assembly

January 22, 2016     7:15 AM - Club Meeting - 25th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast - Mid-Hudson Civic Center

January 21, 2016     No Club Meeting today - regular Thursday meeting moved to Friday breakfast

January 20, 2016     8 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

January 14, 2016     Club Meeting (at Coppola's) - Klaus Beyer - Discovery of a very controversial planarization process for computer chips
 
January 7, 2016     Club Meeting (at Coppola's) - Neal Marsh - My hike to the bottom of the Grand Canyon

January 4, 2016     10:30 AM - Serve lunch at The Lunch Box, Dutchess Outreach, 29 North Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie

December 31, 2015     No Club Meeting - Happy New Year

December 24, 2015     No Club Meeting - Enjoy Christmas

December 17, 2015     Club Meeting - Rev. Susan Fortunato - an introduction, some personal experiences & something about Christmas

December 16, 2015     8 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

December 13, 2015     10 AM - 5 PM - Entertainment Book Sale - Poughkeepsie Plaza Mall - Marshall's hallway
December 12, 2015     10 AM - 5 PM - Entertainment Book Sale - Poughkeepsie Plaza Mall - Marshall's hallway

December 12, 2015     10 AM - 8 PM - Bell Ringing for the Salvation Army at Marshalls, Poughkeepsie Plaza

December 10, 2015     Club Meeting - Christmas Luncheon - AHS Chorus

December 3, 2015     Club Meeting - Rabbi Leah Berkowitz - Vassar Temple - Various Forms of Judaism

December 7, 2015     10:30 AM - Serve lunch at The Lunch Box, Dutchess Outreach, 29 North Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie

December 6, 2015     10 AM - 5 PM - Entertainment Book Sale - Poughkeepsie Plaza Mall - Marshall's hallway

December 5, 2015     10 AM - 5 PM - Entertainment Book Sale - Poughkeepsie Plaza Mall - Marshall's hallway

November 29, 2015     10 AM - 5 PM - Entertainment Book Sale - Poughkeepsie Plaza Mall - Marshall's hallway

November 29, 2015     10 AM - 5 PM - Entertainment Book Sale - Poughkeepsie Plaza Mall - Marshall's hallway
November 28, 2015     10 AM - 5 PM - Entertainment Book Sale - Poughkeepsie Plaza Mall - Marshall's hallway
November 27, 2015     10 AM - 5 PM - Entertainment Book Sale - Poughkeepsie Plaza Mall - Marshall's hallway

November 26, 2015     Thanksgiving - no meeting

November 22, 2015     10 AM - 5 PM - Entertainment Book Sale - Poughkeepsie Plaza Mall - Marshall's hallway

November 19, 2015     Club Meeting - Club Assembly

November 18, 2015     7:45 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

November 12, 2015     Club Meeting - Student Recognition
 
November 5, 2015     Club Meeting - Sheila Rock, Training and Employment Coordinator at PathStone Corporation - Senior Community Service Employment Program

November 2, 2015     10:30 AM - Serve lunch at The Lunch Box, Dutchess Outreach, 29 North Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie

October 29, 2015     Club Meeting - Roy Budnik - 
Mid-Hudson Heritage Center - The Arts and Revitalization of Poughkeepsie's Main Street

October 24, 2015     7:30 AM - 4 PM - Make a Difference Day

October 22, 2015     Club Meeting - Rotarian Neal Marsh - Seeing Zion & Bryce Canyons

October 21, 2015     7:45 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

October 17, 2015     9 AM - 12 Noon - Shred Event - Bridgeway FCU, 44 Plaza, 21 Burnett Blvd., Poughkeepsie - info at 845-705-7279 or judith@hvshred.com
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October 15, 2015     Club Meeting - James Clad, Senior Advisor, Center for Naval Analyses

October 8, 2015     Club Meeting - Randle Cassidy - update on Camp Wa Wa Segowea

October 5, 2015     10:30 AM - Serve lunch at The Lunch Box, Dutchess Outreach, 29 North Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie

October 1, 2015     Club Meeting - Pari Forood, Executive Director, Miles of Hope Breast Cancer Foundation

September 24, 2015     Club Meeting - U.S.Bankruptcy Court - Southern District of NY - Chief Judge Cecilia Morris - student & credit card bankruptcy, etc.

September 19, 2015     12 Noon - 6 PM - 16th Annual Arlington Street Fair - Raymond Avenue - help with the club booth to advertise Rotary and our club - booth 25

September 17, 2015     Club Meeting - Rotary Foundation Awards ceremony

September 16, 2015     8 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

September 10, 2015     Club Meeting - Randy Alstadt - Plant Administrator, Poughkeepsie's Water Treatment Facility

September 3, 2015     Club Meeting - Nelson Rivera - Director - Dutchess County Division of Veterans Services - Veterans' Benefits and Programs

August 27, 2015     Club Meeting - Marie Hasenpflug - RYLA - Cosimo's Brick Oven, 120 Delafield Street

August 20, 2015     Club Meeting - Skip Rottkamp - District 7210 Interact Coordinator - Interact clubs - Cosimo's Brick Oven, 120 Delafield Street

August 19, 2015     8 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

August 16, 2015     11 AM - 5 PM - Highland Rotary Club's Ribfest

August 15, 2015     11 AM - 10 PM - Highland Rotary Club's Ribfest

August 15, 2015     8 AM or as early as possible - BACKPACKS, SUPPLIES & MORE distribution of 2000 backpacks - P.J. video
                               Christ Church Playground (actual distribution begins at 10 AM - over at noon)
                               Park in Barclay Street lot or nearby - Event Article

August 14, 2015     5 PM - 10 PM - 6:15 PM - Concert at Highland Rotary Club's Ribfest

August 13, 2015     Club Meeting - fill backpacks for BACKPACKS, SUPPLIES & MORE! - Newton Community Room,
                               Christ Episcopal Church, 20 Carroll Street, Poughkeepsie - catered box lunch
August 13, 2015     9 AM - come to Christ Church before noon and help pack backpacks - packing resumes at 1 PM after the meeting

August 6, 2015     Club Meeting - Picnic at Abilities First - 230 North Road (notated satellite building map)
                             10:30 arrival time for cooks    11:00 arrival time for setup
                             11:30 arrival time for servers    12:00 arrival time for lunch

July 30, 2015     Club Meeting - Lauren Yanks - Executive Director, Children of Tomorrow - work in Nepal & Blue Butterfly Foundation supporting literacy

July 23, 2015     Club Meeting - District Governor's visit - Nick Constantino (board meets at 11:30 with Nick)

July 22, 2015     8 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

July 16, 2015     Club Meeting - Dean Avery & Neal Marsh - member talks

July 9, 2015     Club Meeting - Janet Irizarry - SolarCity - The future of solar energy.

July 2, 2015     Club Meeting - Sue Doyle & Ed Fitchett - member talks (start of Dean Avery's Presidency)

Light Up Rotary
      (2014-5 emblem)

June 25, 2015     Club Meeting - Installation luncheon (Michelle McCourt's last Presidential duty)

June 18, 2015     Club Meeting - Ellie Charwat - Shared Municipal Services

June 13, 2015     6 - 10 AM & 10 AM - 2 PM - man the water booth at the First Annual Walkway Marathon - volunteer timeline - news report

June 11, 2015     Club Meeting - Scholarship winners

June 4, 2015     Club Meeting - Student Recognition

June 1, 2015     10:30 AM - Serve lunch at The Lunch Box, Dutchess Outreach, 29 North Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie

May 28, 2015     6 PM - Club Meeting - Rotarian of the Year - Jim Brown - wear Paul Harris medals

May 27, 2015     10 AM - Board Meeting - D'Arcangelo, 510 Haight Avenue (this was the June board meeting)

May 21, 2015     Club Meeting - Bob Clark - FDR Library Acting Director - FDR & Eleanor and the U.N.

May 20, 2015     7:45 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

May 14, 2015     Club Meeting - Club Assembly

May 9, 2015     8:30 AM - 2 PM - District Assembly - Henry A. Wallace Center, 4079 Albany Post Road, Hyde Park (click here for details)  (schedule)

May 7, 2015     Club Meeting - Student Recognition

May 4, 2015     10:30 AM - Serve lunch at The Lunch Box, Dutchess Outreach, 29 North Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie

April 30, 2015     Club Meeting - Science Fair Presentation - Maung Htoo with Arun Dass, our 5th grade winner

April 23, 2015     Club Meeting - Don Davis - Rotary Foundation

April 17-19, 2015     District Conference - Crowne Plaza Hotel, 1284 Strongtown Road, Southbury, CT

April 16, 2015     Club Meeting - Janet Irizarry - Solar City - The Future of Solar Energy is Looking Bright
April 16, 2015     Club Meeting - Maung Htoo with Science Fair First Place 6th Grade winner Sanjay Natesan

April 15, 2015     7:45 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

April 9, 2015     Club Meeting - Doug Martin Sturomski - Peace Chair for District 7210 - Vision 2020

April 6, 2015     10:30 AM - Serve lunch at The Lunch Box, Dutchess Outreach, 29 North Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie

April 2, 2015     Club Meeting - Club Assembly

March 26, 2015     Club Meeting - Jody Miller, Executive Director, Mediation Center of Dutchess County  - Mediation Today

March 20, 2015     7:30 AM - 1:30 PM - President Elect Training (PETS) - Hanover Marriott, 1401 Route 10 East, Whippany, NJ 07981

March 19, 2015     Club Meeting - Rotarian Klaus Beyer - "Coming to America"

March 18, 2015     8:45 AM - noon - Spelling Bee at Marist College - Hancock Center (#16)
March 18, 2015     7:45 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

March 12, 2015     Club Meeting - Susan Salomone - Drug Crisis

March 5, 2015     Club Meeting - Student Recognition

February 26, 2015     Club Meeting - Club Assembly

February 19, 2015     Club Meeting - Senator Sue Serino

February 18, 2015     7:45 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

February 12, 2015     Club Meeting - Helen Reisler (historic) - "Elderact and The United Nations Peace Task Force" (with Roger Risko)

February 5, 2015     Club Meeting - Student Recognition - CANCELLED - WILL BE RESCHEDULED

January 29, 2015     Club Meeting - Suzanne O'Neil, Program Manager - Walkway Over the Hudson - Cosimo's Brick Oven, 120 Delafield Street

January 23, 2015     7:15 AM - Club Meeting - 24th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast - Mid-Hudson Civic Center

January 22, 2015     Club Meeting - regular Thursday meeting moved to Friday breakfast

January 21, 2015     7:45 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

January 15, 2015     Club Meeting - Club Assembly - raffle ticket drawing - Cosimo's Brick Oven, 120 Delafield Street

January 10, 2015     10 AM - 12:30 PM - Club Memorial for PDG Tansukh Dorawala - Longobardi's Restaurant, 1574 Route 9, Wappingers Falls

January 8, 2015     no Club Meeting today - we are having a memorial on January 10 instead

January 1, 2015     Club Meeting - No Club Meeting - Happy New Year

December 25, 2014     Club Meeting - No Club Meeting - Enjoy Christmas

December 18, 2014     Club Meeting - Rabbi Miriam Hyman, Temple Beth-El - The Meaning of Hanukah

December 17, 2014     7:45 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

December 12, 2014     10 AM - 8 PM - Bell Ringing for the Salvation Army at Marshalls, Poughkeepsie Plaza

December 11, 2014     Club Meeting - Christmas Luncheon - AHS Chorus - wear Paul Harris medal

December 4, 2014     Club Meeting - Don Badgely - Quakerism

November 27, 2014     Thanksgiving - no meeting

November 20, 2014     Club Meeting - Club Assembly

November 19, 2014     7:45 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

November 13, 2014     Club Meeting - Dr. Pamela Edington, President - Dutchess Community College - meeting photo

November 9, 2014     11 AM - Rotary Foundation Lunch - The Thayer Hotel at West Point - our club was honored with an award

November 6, 2014     Club Meeting - Student Recognition

November 5, 2014     Member profile: John O'Shea - Marshall & Sterling celebrates 150 years

November 1, 2014     2 - 5 PM - Stream cleanup project with the Casperkill Watershed Alliance - Route 44 Stop and Shop Plaza, Poughkeepsie
                                                    contact coordinator: Elizabeth Ruis, 845-437-5834

October 30, 2014     Club Meeting - Sharon DiCarlo & Jason Wertheim, Hudson Valley Hospice - Heart-to-Heart

October 25, 2014     7:30 AM - 4:30 PM - Club Project - Make a Difference Day - run by Dutchess Habitat for Humanity - click here to register - talk to Neal Marsh for info

October 23, 2014     Club Meeting - District Governor's visit - Penny Byron (board meets at 11:30 with Penny)

October 16, 2014     Club Meeting - Tom Lawrence, Director, Poughkeepsie Public Library District - Library update

October 15, 2014     7:45 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

October 14,2014     10 AM - 1 PM - Visitation Ceremony for PDG Tansukh Dorawala at Straub Catalano & Halvey Funeral Home
                                                           55 East Main Street, Wappingers Falls, NY 12590

October 9, 2014     Club Meeting - Jim O'Shea, President, Marist Center of Lifetime Studies - Overview of the center

October 2, 2014     Club Meeting - Club Assembly

September 27, 2014     9 AM - Noon - 2nd Annual Community Shred Event - Bridgeway Federal Credit Union/LaGrange Pharmacy parking lot (suggested donation $10)
                                        junction of Routes 55 and 82 in LaGrangeville (1520 Route 55 LaGrangeville 12540) - contact Judith Papo, Judith@hvshred.com for info
                                        Poughkeepsie-Arlington Rotary fund raiser   CLICK HERE FOR A PRINTABLE FLYER - PLEASE PASS IT AROUND

September 25, 2014     Club Meeting - Ellie Savoy, Diet Free and Healthy - healthy choices

September 19, 2014     3 PM - Marist College President's Office - Past President Maung Htoo receives the state Senate Liberty Medal

September 18, 2014     Club Meeting - Robert Friedberg, President, Vassar Brothers Medical Center, Div. of Health Quest - Vassar Hospital in the 21st Century and Beyond

September 17, 2014     7:45 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

September 11, 2014     Club Meeting - Patrick Falciano, President, Nuclear Renaissance Services - Indian Point and the Future of Nuclear Energy

September 4, 2014     Club Meeting - Arthur Nizza, President, Mid-Hudson Regional Hospital of Westchester Medical Center - New Hospital in Region and its Plans

August 28, 2014     Club Meeting - lunch & tour at Children's Home of Poughkeepsie - 10 Children's Way, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

August 27, 2014     7:45 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

August 21, 2014     Club Meeting - member networking - at Cosimo's Brick Oven, 120 Delafield Street

August 17, 2014     11 AM - 5 PM - Highland Rotary Club's Ribfest
August 16, 2014     11 AM - 10 PM - Highland Rotary Club's Ribfest

August 16, 2014     8 AM or as early as possible - Christmas in August distribution of 2000 backpacks - P.J. video
                               Christ Church Playground (actual distribution begins at 10 AM)
                               Park in Barclay Street lot or nearby   Thank you letter

August 15, 2014     6:15 PM - Concert at Highland Rotary Club's Ribfest

August 14, 2014     Club Meeting - fill backpacks for Christmas in August - Newton Community Room, Christ Episcopal Church, 20 Carroll Street, Poughkeepsie - catered box lunch
August 14, 2014     10 AM - come to Christ Church before noon and help pack backpacks

August 7, 2014     Club Meeting - Picnic at Abilities First - (aka. Rehab Programs), 230 North Road (notated satellite building map)
                             10:30 arrival time for cooks    11:00 arrival time for setup
                             11:30 arrival time for servers    12:00 arrival time for lunch
                             Libby Faison, Principal speaks

July 31, 2014     Club Meeting - cancelled - Christos is closed

July 24, 2014     Club Meeting - Sally Gross, Director of Planned Giving - Community Foundations of the Hudson Valley

July 17, 2014     Club Meeting - Club Assembly & BOCES Scholarship winner Daniel Goodyear

July 16, 2014     7:30 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

July 10, 2014     Club Meeting - RYLA Students

July 3, 2014     Club Meeting - member networking (start of Michelle McCourt's Presidency)

Engage Rotary - Change Lives (2013-4 emblem)

June 27-29, 2014     District Conference - Great Escape Lodge, Queensbury, NY - agenda - registration form

June 26, 2014     Club Meeting - Installation (Ellen Baker's last Presidential duty) - DGE Penny Byron installing - press release - photo

June 25, 2014     John Thoman Memorial Golf Tournament for Abilities First - Apple Greens, New Paltz

June 19, 2014     Club Meeting - Science Fair Presentation - Maung Htoo with Sanjay Natesan, our 5th grade winner

June 18, 2014     7:30 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

June 12, 2014     Club Meeting - Scholarship winners - Benjamin Lei, Neidhardt Scholarship - Ethan Milone-Heilman, Heilman Rowing Scholarship
                           Erin Farrell & Sean Grant, Poughkeepsie High School Scholarships (see July 17 for BOCES winner)

June 5, 2014     Club Meeting - Student Recognition

May 29, 2014     Club Meeting - member networking

May 29, 2014     8:30 AM - Dutchess BOCES Career & Technical Institute Awards Program, Salt Point Turnpike - we present our awards

May 22, 2014     no meeting - ROY was on Tuesday

May 21, 2014     7:30 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

May 20, 2014     6 PM - Club Meeting - Rotarian of the Year - Neal Marsh at Vassar Alumni House, 161 College Avenue

May 15, 2014     Club Meeting - Nancy Cozean & Jolanda Jansen - Our Poughkeepsie Waterfront - historical to the future

May 8, 2014     Club Meeting - Jeff Behnke, Pastor, Faith Assembly of God & Wappingers Rotarian - Haitian Refugee Camp Feeding Station Project

May 3, 2014     6 PM - Highland Rotary 30th Anniversary - Gala at Casa Milanese, 692 Route 44/55, Highland
                            RSVP by April 18 - 914-489-2443

May 1, 2014     Club Meeting - Student Recognition

April 24, 2014     Club Meeting - Lawrence Mamiya - Vassar College Professor of Religion & Africana Studies - "Black Mega Churches" (Vassar Quarterly article)

April 17, 2014     Club Meeting - Jeff Fox (pdf) & Serena Marrero - Big things happening at Abilities First

April 16, 2014     7:30 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

April 12, 2014     8:15 AM - District Training Assembly - Hudson Hall Auditorium, St. Mary College, Newburgh, NY - free - reservations at 845-926-6097 or LittleLo181@yahoo.com

April 10, 2014     Club Meeting - Club Meeting - Uma Satyendra - Hindu Priest - "Knowledge of Hinduism"

April 3, 2014     Club Meeting - Club Assembly

March 29, 2014     1 - 3 PM - District Friendship Exchange Planning Meeting - Mount Saint Mary College, Newburgh
March 29, 2014     8:30 AM - Dutchess County Regional Science Fair - club judging - Details

March 27, 2014     Club Meeting - Franc Palaia - documentary film about Poughkeepsie

March 20, 2014     Club Meeting - Hudson Valley Renegades - Rob Bell, spokesperson

March 19, 2014     7:30 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

March 13, 2014     Club Meeting - Elizabeth Harrel - Poughkeepsie Branch AAUWLeading to Reading Program

March 9, 2014     11 AM - 5 PM - Hudson Valley Auto Show - Mid-Hudson Civic Center - free admittance & parking - help support Poughkeepsie South Rotary Club (2013 P.J. video)

March 6, 2014     Club Meeting - Student Recognition

February 27, 2014     Club Meeting - Amelie Asselin - our club's international exchange student from France

February 20, 2014     Club Meeting - Adam Belok- Estate Planning

February 13, 2014     Club Meeting - cancelled due to a snow storm

February 11, 2014     5:30 - 7:30 PM - Business Card Exchange and Open House - Rotarian Networking - Longobardi's Italian Restaurant, 1574 Route 9, Wappingers Falls

February 6, 2014     Club Meeting - Student Recognition - back at Christos

January 30, 2014     Club Meeting - Rob Rolison & Marc Molinaro - latest on the jail plan - at Cosimo's, 120 Delafield Street (not at Christos)

January 29, 2014     5:30 - 7:30 PM - Business Card Exchange and Open House - Rotarian Networking - Uno Chicago Grill, 842 Main Street, Poughkeepsie

January 24, 2014     7:15 AM - Club Meeting - 23rd Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast - Mid-Hudson Civic Center

January 23, 2014     regular Thursday meeting moved to Friday breakfast

January 16, 2014     Club Meeting - District Governor's visit - Drew Kessler (board meets at 11:30 with Drew) - at Cosimo's, 120 Delafield Street

January 15, 2014     7:30 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

January 9, 2014     Club Meeting - Lutheran Care Elderact - Lutheran Care Center, 965 Dutchess Turnpike - Restaurant Raffle drawing - Elderact Video

January 2, 2014     Club Meeting - Peace Fellow Bridget Brehen & member networking - Buffalo Wild Wings, 1794 South Road, Wappingers Falls

December 26, 2013     Day after Christmas - no club meeting

December 19, 2013     Club Meeting - Reverend Tyler Jones - The Gift of Faith

December 18, 2013     7:30 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

December 12, 2013     Club Meeting - Christmas Luncheon - AHS Chorus - wear Paul Harris medal

December 5, 2013     Club Meeting - Rabbi Dan Polish - One of Lincoln's less known speeches

November 28, 2013     Thanksgiving - no meeting

November 21, 2013     7 PM - Celebrating the life of PDG Jeffrey Keahon - Pearl River High School

November 21, 2013     Club Meeting - Linda Marston-Reid - Dutchess County Art Council

November 20, 2013     7:30 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

November 16, 2013     7:30 AM - 3 PM - Rotary Leadership Institute - Mount Saint Mary College, Newburgh

November 14, 2013     Club Meeting - member networking

November 10, 2013     11 AM - Rotary Foundation Brunch - The Thayer Hotel at West Point

November 7, 2013     Club Meeting - Student Recognition - PICTURE

October 31, 2013     Club Meeting - Barry Rothfeld, President and Publisher, Poughkeepsie Journal - ongoing key role of the Journal in our lives

October 24, 2013     Club Meeting - David Ping, VP for Planning and Business Development, Health Quest - modernization of healthcare in our area

October 19, 2013     R-Team Castle Point Project (proposal) - paint exercise stations, benches and planters on the "THERA-TRAIL" Outdoor Fitness Course Exercise Circuit - map  - PICTURES

October 17, 2013     Club Meeting - James M. Johnson, Executive Director, Hudson River Valley Institute, Marist College - Hudson Valley and U.S. History

October 16, 2013     7:30 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

October 10, 2013     Club Meeting - Bern Handel - his background & recent trip to Cuba

October 3, 2013     Club Meeting - Club Assembly - piano recital by Oscar Rodriguez

September 28, 2013     9 AM - Noon - Community Shred Event - Bridgeway Federal Credit Union/LaGrange Pharmacy parking lot (suggested donation $10)
                                        junction of Routes 55 and 82 in LaGrangeville (1520 Route 55 LaGrangeville 12540) - contact Judith Papo, Judith@hvshred.com for info
                                        Poughkeepsie-Arlington Rotary fund raiser   CLICK HERE FOR A PRINTABLE FLYER - PLEASE PASS IT AROUND

September 26, 2013     Club Meeting - Rich Trocino & Sharon DiCarlo, Hospice, Inc. - The Basics of Hospice and Palliative Care

September 25, 2013     7:30 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

September 19, 2013     Club Meeting - Tony Hamel, Rainbow Carwash (run by the Hudson River Psychiatric Center)

September 12, 2013     Club Meeting - Elizabeth Spira, CEO - Community Action Partnership of Dutchess County

September 5, 2013     Club Meeting - Ginny Stoeffel, Dean - DCC Community Service and Special Programs

August 29, 2013     Club Meeting - member networking at Buffalo Wild Wings, 1794 South Road, Wappingers Falls

August 22, 2013     Club Meeting - About Buffalo Wild Wings at Buffalo Wild Wings, 1794 South Road, Wappingers Falls

August 21, 2013     7:30 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

August 18, 2013     11 AM - 5 PM - Highland Rotary Club's Ribfest
August 17, 2013     11 AM - 10 PM - Highland Rotary Club's Ribfest

August 17, 2013     9 AM or 11 AM - Christmas in August distribution of 2000 backpacks - P.J. video
                               Christ Church Playground (actual distribution begins at 10 AM)
                               Park in Barclay Street lot or nearby

August 16, 2013     7 PM - Concert at Highland Rotary Club's Ribfest

August 15, 2013     Club Meeting - fill backpacks for Christmas in August - Newton Community Room, Christ Episcopal Church, 20 Carroll Street, Poughkeepsie - catered box lunch
August 15, 2013     10 AM - come to Christ Church before noon and help pack backpacks

August 8, 2013     Club Meeting - at Dutchess Community College - Handel Conference and Dining Room in Drumlin Hall - map - bldg #5 - MARKED MAP
                              PICTURES

August 1, 2013     Club Meeting - Picnic at Abilities First - (aka. Rehab Programs), 230 North Road (notated satellite building map)
                             10:30 arrival time for cooks    11:00 arrival time for setup
                             11:30 arrival time for servers    12:00 arrival time for lunch    PICTURES
                             Dr. Jeffery Fox, new Executive Director speaks

July 25, 2013     Club Meeting - Brian Gates, Hudson Valley Economic Development Corporation - Hudson Valley Business Climate

July 18, 2013     Club Meeting - Terry Gipson, NYS Senator - Veteran's Hall of Fame and the goals of the Local Government Committee

July 17, 2013     7:30 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

July 11, 2013     Club Meeting - RYLA Students (start of Ellen Baker's Presidency)

July 4, 2013     Independence Day - no meeting

Peace Through Service (2012-3 emblem)

June 28-30, 2013     New Day presents "HOME" - theater production benefiting Mental Health America of Dutchess County & The Rotary Club of Poughkeepsie-Arlington

June 27, 2013     6 PM - Club Meeting - Installation Dinner (Jim Brown's last Presidential duty) - PRESS RELEASE

June 20-23, 2013     New Day presents "HOME" - theater production benefiting Mental Health America of Dutchess County & The Rotary Club of Poughkeepsie-Arlington

June 20, 2013     Club Meeting - Lisa Rubenstein - foreclosure conferences

June 19, 2013     7:30 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

June 13, 2013     Club Meeting - introduced by Maung Htoo - our Neidhardt Scholarship winner - Alexandra Diehl, Arlington High School
                            introduced by Lou Lewis - our Heilman Rowing Scholarship winners - Kara Prichard & Isabella Staniscia, PHS,
                                                                     PHS Scholarship to Starasia Fernandez.
                            introduced by Nicole Peluse - BOCES BETA scholarship to Garry Kuehner, Roy C. Ketcham High School for community service
                            picture (l. to r. Isabella Staniscia, Kara Prichard, Starasia Fernandez, Garry Kuchner, Alexandra Diehl
                            Poughkeepsie Journal article

June 6, 2013     Club Meeting - Student Recognition

May 30, 2013     Club Meeting - Officer Elections, member questionaire & member networking

May 29, 2013     9 AM - noon - Spelling Bee at Marist College - Student Center

May 23, 2013     Club Meeting - Erik Kiviat, Executive Director, Hudsonia - Biodiversity and the Town of Poughkeepsie Habitat Map

May 19, 2013     12 - 5 PM - Armed Forces Day on the Hudson - Waryas Park

May 16, 2013     6 PM - Club Meeting - Rotarian of the Year - Tansukh Dorawala - wear Paul Harris medals

May 15, 2013     7:30 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

May 9, 2013     Club Meeting - Craig Thomas, Craig Thomas Pest Control - Pest Prevention Tips

May 2, 2013     Club Meeting - Student Recognition

April 25, 2013     Club Meeting - Al Grant - "R Team" & Michael Caldwell - Armed Forces Day Sunday, May 19th at Waryas Park

April 23, 2013     5:30 PM - 9:30 PM - District 7210 Assembly - The Castle, 109 Brookside Avenue, Chester, NY 10918 - 845-469-2116 (free dinner included)

April 18, 2013     Club Meeting - Science Fair Presentation - Maung Htoo with our 5th grade winner,
                            Alexa Foroglou - Can You Make Chocolate Chip Cookies Healthier But Still Taste Good?
                            and for the new Rita Brannen Science Award for the 6th grade 1st place competitive winner,
                            Alexander Giangrasso - What Color is Your Mood?

April 17, 2013     7:30 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

April 11, 2013     Club Meeting - Laura Petit, New Paltz ReUse Center - In Quest of Zero Waste

April 6, 2013     8:30 AM - Dutchess County Regional Science Fair - club judging - Details

April 4, 2013     Club Meeting - Debbie Gioquindo, Hudson Valley Wine Goddess - Getting to Know Local Wineries

March 28, 2013     Club Meeting - Lorne Richards - antique steam automobile

March 21, 2013     Club Meeting - Jeanine Agnolet, Digestive Disease Center - Tips for Digestive Health

March 20, 2013     7:30 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

March 19, 2013     9 AM - noon - Spelling Bee at Marist College - Student Center - postponed until May 29

March 14, 2013     Club Meeting - Andrea Mondello, Hudson Valley SharePoint - Demystifying the Cloud

March 7, 2013     Club Meeting - Student Recognition

March 3, 2013     11 AM - 5 PM - Hudson Valley Auto Show - Mid-Hudson Civic Center - free admittance - help support Poughkeepsie South Rotary Club

February 28, 2013     Club Meeting - Emily Hooker - Rotary Youth Exchange outbound student to Turkey

February 21, 2013     Club Meeting - Erin Cafarelli - Children's Home of Poughkeepsie - Dog Project

February 20, 2013     7:30 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

February 14, 2013     Club Meeting - Youth Exchange Student Gabi Lancellotti Schwarz from Brazil

February 7, 2013     Club Meeting - Club Assembly - back at Christos

January 31, 2013     Club Meeting - Student Recognition - at Pizzeria Uno

January 30, 2012     7:30 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

January 25, 2013     7:15 AM - Club Meeting - 22nd Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast - Mid-Hudson Civic Center

January 24, 2013     regular Thursday meeting moved to Friday breakfast

January 17, 2013     Club Meeting - Roger Risko - Rotary Youth programs, district activities - at Pizzeria Uno

January 10, 2013     Club Meeting - District Governor's visit - Bill Bassett (board meets at 11 with Bill) - at Pizzeria Uno

January 3, 2013     Club Meeting - Cheryl Welch, Patient First Medical Bill Advocate - Medical Bill Errors - at Pizzeria Uno

December 27, 2012     Club Meeting - Professor Ross Enoch, Marist College - American Indian religions, how they have influenced modern American thought

December 20, 2012     Club Meeting - Professor Lawrence Mimaya, Vassar College Religion Department - The African-American Religious Experience

December 19, 2012     7:30 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

December 13, 2012     Club Meeting - Christmas Luncheon - AHS Chorus - wear Paul Harris medals

December 8, 2012     10 AM - 6 PM - Bell Ringing at Adams for the Salvation Army - contact Sue Doyle to sign up

December 7, 2012     10 AM - 6 PM - Bell Ringing at Adams for the Salvation Army - contact Sue Doyle to sign up

December 6, 2012     Club Meeting - Reverend Tyler Jones - Dutchess Interfaith Council

November 30, 2012     6:30 PM - Festival of Lights Parade - Poughkeepsie-Arlington Rotary Float manned by our members (arrive at 5:15 PM for setup)

November 30, 2012     3 PM - Vassar College Rotoract Meeting - Rose Parlor, Main

November 29, 2012     Club Meeting - Jody Miller, Executive Director - Mediation Center of Dutchess County - their programs including Elder Abuse and an Anti-Bullying program

November 28, 2012     7:30 AM - Board Meeting - Acropolis Diner

November 22, 2012     Thanksgiving - no meeting

November 17, 2012     7:30 AM - 3:30 PM - Rotary Leadership Institute - Mount Saint Mary College, Newburgh, NY

November 15, 2012     Club Meeting - Michael C. Caldwell, Commissioner, Dutchess County Health Department - Report to the Community (Thanksgiving Dinner)

November 11, 2012     11 AM - Rotary Foundation Brunch - The Thayer Hotel at West Point

November 8, 2012     Club Meeting - Michael Weber, President of Health-Quest & CEO of Vassar Brothers Hospital - Health Quest's Developments in Advanced Medical Care and Technology in the Hudson Valley

November 3, 2012     9:30 AM - 4 PM - Rotary United Nations Day - all Rotarians invited

November 1, 2012     Club Meeting - Student Recognition

October 26, 2012     3 PM - Vassar College Rotoract Meeting - Rose Parlor, Main

October 25, 2012     Club Meeting - Linda Rashba, President & Barbara Dobilas, Marketing Director - Hudson Valley Home Matters

October 22, 2012     5 PM - Board Meeting - Marshall & Sterling, 110 Main Street, Poughkeepsie - 4th floor conference room

October 18, 2012     Club Meeting - Brad Kendall, Dutchess County Clerk

October 11, 2012     Club Meeting - Ellen Haggerty, Pleasant Valley Rotary - All Ears Cambodia  - Rotarians for Hearing Fellowship

October 4, 2012     Club Meeting - Brian Doyle, CEO, Family Services

September 27, 2012     Club Meeting - Club Assembly

September 24, 2012     5 PM - Board Meeting - Marshall & Sterling, 110 Main Street, Poughkeepsie - 4th floor conference room

September 20, 2012     Club Meeting - Lindsay Carille & Michael Caveliere, Dutchess Waste Management - The State of Waste Management in Dutchess County

September 13, 2012     Club Meeting - Sharon Irving, Cortland Manor Rotray Club - Rotary Community Corps

September 6, 2012     Club Meeting - Tom Lawrence,  Executive Director, Poughkeepsie Public Library District - programs at the library - back at Christos

September 1, 2012     10 AM - 1 PM or 1 -4 PM - help run the John Flowers Annual Picnic at Mansion Square - call John at 242-8106 or 471-7565 to volunteer

August 30, 2012     Club Meeting - Shirley Adams, Executive Director, Catharine Street Community Center - highlights of the center at Catharine Street Community Center (directions)

August 27, 2012     5 PM - Board Meeting - CANCELLED - Marshall & Sterling, 110 Main Street, Poughkeepsie - 4th floor conference room

August 23, 2012     Club Meeting - Alison Tempestelli, Site Coordinator, Adelphi University Hudson Valley, Medical Arts Pavillion, 4th floor, St. Francis Hospital (directions)

August 18-19, 2012     11 AM - Help at the Highland Rotary Club's Ribfest

August 18, 2012     9 AM or 11 AM - Christmas in August distribution of 2000 backpacks - Newton Community Room, Christ Church Playground (actual distribution begins at 10 AM)
                                PICTURE_1            PICTURE_2          PICTURE_1 LARGE            PICTURE_2 LARGE

August 16, 2012     Club Meeting - fill bags for Christmas in August - Newton Community Room, Christ Episcopal Church, 20 Carroll Street, Poughkeepsie - catered box lunch

August 9, 2012     Club Meeting - Picnic at Abilities First - (aka. Rehab Programs), 230 North Road (notated satellite building map)
                             10:30 arrival time for cooks    11:00 arrival time for setup
                             11:30 arrival time for servers    12:00 arrival time for cleanup

August 2, 2012     Club Meeting - Maple Grove History and Restoration Efforts - 24 Beechwood Avenue, Poughkeepsie - catered box lunch

July 29, 2012     330 PM - District 7210 Fellowship Day at Renegade's Stadium - game starts at 5:05 PM - $26 per person includes food (check the district website)

July 26, 2012     Club Meeting - Club Assembly

July 19, 2012     Club Meeting - Meridith Nierenberg, Mid-Hudson Energy $mart Communities - State supported opportunities to go green and save green

July 16, 2012     5 PM - Board Meeting - Marshall & Sterling, 110 Main Street, Poughkeepsie - 4th floor conference room

July 16-20, 2012     9 AM - 6 PM - Ring Bells at Adams, Poughkeepsie for the Salvation Army (contact Sue Doyle to sign up)

July 12, 2012     Club Meeting - Nicole Peluse - RYLA students

July 5, 2012     1 - 6 PM - District 7210 Rotafest - Rotary Family Picnic & Social at Orange County's Thomas Bull Park, 211 Route 416, Mongomery

July 5, 2012     Club Meeting - Lt. Dwayne Barnes - Salvation Army (start of Jim Brown's Presidency)

July 2, 2012     5 PM - Board Meeting - Marshall & Sterling, 110 Main Street, Poughkeepsie - 4th floor conference room

Reach Within to Embrace Humanity (2011-2 theme)

June 28, 2012     6 PM - Club Meeting - Installation Dinner (Rita Brannen's last Presidential duty)

June 21, 2012     Club Meeting - Kevin Quilty, Vice President, Ulster - Community Foundations of the Hudson Valley - board meeting afterwards

June 14, 2012     Club Meeting - introduced by Maung Htoo - our Neidhardt Scholarship winner - Brian Lei, AHS
                            introduced by Lou Lewis - our Heilman Rowing Scholarship winner - Emily Duncan, PHS,
                                                                     PHS Scholarships to Joash Ward & Jaiana Singleton,
                                                                     BOCES BETA scholarship to Cory Lawson for community service

June 11, 2012     5 PM - Board Meeting - Marshall & Sterling, 110 Main Street, Poughkeepsie - 4th floor conference room

June 8-9, 2012     District Conference - Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel

June 7, 2012     Club Meeting - Student Recognition

May 31, 2012     Club Meeting - Celebration of our surgical equipment shipment - stay after to help stuff bags

May 31, 2012     9 AM - Dutchess BOCES Career & Technical Institute Awards Program, Salt Point Turnpike - we present our awards

May 24, 2012     Club Meeting - Tom Sipos - Hot Topics in the Hudson Valley

May 17, 2012     Club Meeting - DGE Bill Bassett, incoming District Governor

May 14, 2012     5 PM - Board Meeting - Marshall & Sterling, 110 Main Street, Poughkeepsie - 4th floor conference room

May 10, 2012     6 PM - Club Meeting - Rotarian of the Year - Nicole Peluse - wear Paul Harris medals

May 3, 2012     Club Meeting - Student Recognition

April 26, 2012     Club Meeting - Club Assembly

April 19, 2012     Club Meeting - Michael Korda - HERO: The Life and Legend of Lawrence of Arabia - book signing included

April 16, 2012     5 PM - Board Meeting - Marshall & Sterling, 110 Main Street, Poughkeepsie - 4th floor conference room

April 12, 2012     Club Meeting - Science Fair Presentation - Maung Htoo with our 5th grade winner,

April 5, 2012     Club Meeting - Cammie Jones, Marist College - Keeping NCAA student athletes in compliance

March 31, 2012     8:30 AM - Dutchess County Regional Science Fair - club judging - Details

March 29, 2012     Club Meeting - Andrew Meade, Vassar College - Vassar Haiti Project

March 22, 2012     Club Meeting - Louis Turpin - Shelter Box

March 19, 2012     5 PM - Board Meeting - Marshall & Sterling, 110 Main Street, Poughkeepsie - 4th floor conference room - cancelled

March 15, 2012     Club Meeting - Susan Grove, Executive Director -  Poughkeepsie Farm Project

March 13, 2012     9 AM - noon - Spelling Bee at Marist College - Student Center

March 8, 2012     2 PM - Club presentation to Stan Friedman at The Pines - A token of our appreciation of his 53 years as a Rotarian.
March 8, 2012     Club Meeting - Renee Fillette - Grace Smith House

March 4, 2012     11 AM - 5 PM - Hudson Valley Auto Show - Mid-Hudson Civic Center - free admittance - help support Poughkeepsie South Rotary Club

March 1, 2012     Club Meeting - Student Recognition

February 27, 2012     Board Meeting - Marshall & Sterling, 110 Main Street, Poughkeepsie - 4th floor conference room

February 23, 2012     Club Meeting - Stephanie Mulcahy - The Healthy Heart

February 16, 2012     Club Meeting - Youth Exchange Student Tony Liao from Taiwan

February 9, 2012     Club Meeting - Bob Cohen - Clean Water Project - Rotarian/USAID grant for water filters

February 5, 2012     "Requiem" by John Rutter at Christ Church - benefit concert for the Grace Smith House

February 2, 2012     Club Meeting - Ann Marie Shirley, Innerlight Health Spa - "A healthier you" - at Bonefish Grill

January 26, 2012     Club Meeting - Nicole Peluse - Homecare - at Bonefish Grill

January 23, 2012     Board Meeting - Marshall & Sterling, 110 Main Street, Poughkeepsie - 4th floor conference room

January 19, 2012     Club Meeting - Elaine Trumpetto, Executive Director - CAPE - Council on Addiction, Prevention and Education - at Bonefish Grill

January 12, 2012     Club Meeting - Student Recognition - at Bonefish Grill

January 5, 2012     Club Meeting - District Governor's visit - Tansukh Dorowala (board meets at 11 with Tansukh) - at Bonefish Grill

December 29, 2011     Club Meeting - Club Assembly

December 22, 2011     Club Meeting - Reverend Paul Lent, First Presbyterian Church of Freedom Plains

December 19, 2011     Board Meeting - Marshall & Sterling, 110 Main Street, Poughkeepsie - 4th floor conference room

December 15, 2011     Club Meeting - Christmas Luncheon - AHS Chorus - wear Paul Harris medals

December 14, 2011     7:30 PM - Club Member Ed Fitchett - Army Memories Program for Vassar Brothers Institute - Poughkeepsie High School Auditorium

December 8, 2011     Club Meeting - Blake Rider - history of the Episcopal Church in Dutchess County

December 2, 2011     6:30 PM - Festival of Lights Parade - Poughkeepsie-Arlington Rotary Float manned by our members

December 1, 2011     Club Meeting - Agnes Veto - Visiting Instructor of Religion, Vassar College - Interaction between Christian & Jewish communities in 200 A.D.

November 24, 2011     Thanksgiving - no meeting

November 21, 2011     Board Meeting - Marshall & Sterling, 110 Main Street, Poughkeepsie - 4th floor conference room

November 17, 2011     Club Meeting - Helen Reisler, New York City Rotary - status of their 9/11 projects

November 13, 2011     4 PM - Rotary Foundation Gala - The Thayer Hotel at West Point

November 10, 2011     Club Meeting - Paul Ciminello, Ecosystems Strategies, Inc. - Revitalizing the Dutton Property Downtown Poughkeepsie

November 3, 2011     Club Meeting - Student Recognition

October 27, 2011     Club Meeting - Skip Weisman - The 7 Deadliest Sins of Leadership & Workplace Communication

October 20, 2011     Club Meeting - Barbara Nussbikel - Polio Plus

October 17, 2011     Board Meeting - Marshall & Sterling, 110 Main Street, Poughkeepsie - 4th floor conference room

October 15, 2011     8:30 AM - 2 PM - Multi-District Foundation Seminar, Sheraton Crossroads Hotel (schedule)

October 13, 2011     Club Meeting - Tim Murray, Director of Athletics, Marist College

October 6, 2011     Club Meeting - Carolyn Crowley Meub - Pure Water for the World

September 29, 2011     Club Meeting - Christina Boryk - Rebuilding Together Dutchess County

September 22, 2011     2 PM - surplus medical equipment dropoff at Mid-Hudson Workshop
September 22, 2011     Club Meeting - Club Assembly
September 22, 2011     9:30 AM - surplus medical equipment pickup at Vassar Brothers Hospital

September 19, 2011     Board Meeting - Marshall & Sterling, 110 Main Street, Poughkeepsie - 4th floor conference room

September 16, 2011     6 PM - Casino Night in Autumn at Christos - open to the public - call Dennis at 845-567-9767 or Nicole at 845-431-8291 for tickets

September 15, 2011     no club meeting - be sure to come to Casino Night

September 8, 2011     Club Meeting - Steve Rosenberg, Sr. Vice President of Scenic Hudson, Inc. and Executive Director of The Scenic Hudson Land Trust

September 1, 2011     Club Meeting - Dr. D. David Conklin, President, Dutchess Community College

August 25, 2011     Club Meeting - dine & talk at the Bonefish Grill

August 22, 2011     6 PM - District 7210 Region 4 Dinner - Eleven 11 Grill in Fishkill - get together with other club members in our local region - contact Rita for more information

August 20, 2011     9 AM - Christmas in August - contact Blake Rider for more information (orientation at 9 AM; it runs from 10 AM until 1 PM)

August 18, 2011     5 PM - Club Outing (counts as a meeting) - Hudson Valley Renegades baseball game at Dutchess Stadium

August 15, 2011     Board Meeting - Marshall & Sterling, 110 Main Street, Poughkeepsie - 4th floor conference room

August 11, 2011     Club Meeting - Dr. Padmini Murthy - The Malawi Situation at the Bonefish Grill

August 4, 2011     Club Meeting - Picnic at Abilities First - (aka. Rehab Programs), 230 North Road (notated satellite building map)
                             10:30 arrival time for cooks
                             11:30 arrival time for servers

July 28, 2011     Club Meeting - Klaus Beyer - The Accidental Aspect of Inventions

July 21, 2011     Club Meeting - Marj Pfaff, Literacy Connections & Jennifer Lange, United Way of DC - Literacy Projects

July 19, 2011     Board Meeting - Marshall & Sterling, 110 Main Street, Poughkeepsie - 4th floor conference room
July 19, 2011     10AM - Tree Planting in memory of Dr. Thomas Hasenflug, past member and past Arlington
                                           Central School District Superintendent - Arlington High School, Freedom Plains

July 14, 2011     Club Meeting - Marie Hasenpflug - River Valley Rep  (beginning of 12 noon starting time)

note: all meetings below started at 12:15 PM unless otherwise noted

July 7, 2011     Club Meeting - Ana Johnsen, founder - Rotary E-Club of District 7210 (start of Rita Brannen's Presidency)

Building Communities - Bridging Continents (2010-1 theme)

June 30, 2011     Club Meeting - 6 PM - Club Meeting - Installation Dinner (Nicole Peluse's last Presidential duty)

June 23, 2011     Club Meeting - George Jennings - Boy Scout Camp Nooteeming Cabin Project
June 23, 2011     11:15 AM - Club Service Committee Meeting - Christos

June 22, 2011     4 - 6 PM - Club social at Pizeria Uno in Arlington

June 21, 2011     Board Meeting - Marshall & Sterling, 110 Main Street, Poughkeepsie - 4th floor conference room

June 16, 2011     Club Meeting - Bob Gentile, Rotary Club of Carmel - Camp Herrlich

June 10-12, 2011     2011 District Conference - Kaatskill Mountain Club Resort

June 9, 2011     Club Meeting - Our Neidhardt Scholarship winner - Lauren Nicole Jacobs, AHS - introduced by Maung Htoo
                            PHS - Tyre Coleman, Sarah Catherine McCabe & Chelsy Thompson - introduced by Lou Lewis

June 8, 2011     9 AM - Dutchess BOCES Career & Technical Institute Awards Program, Salt Point Turnpike - we present our awards

June 2, 2011     Club Meeting - Students of the Month

May 26, 2011     Club Meeting - Club Assembly & Committee Meetings

May 19, 2011     Club Meeting - Frank Pepe & Rusty