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MEETING DATE: July 29, 2021

President James Thomas
MEETING CALLED TO ORDER: President James Thomas
FLAG SALUTE: Rich Watson
INVOCATION: Glenn Morris

GUESTS OF ROTARIANS: The Spartatroniks Team
Rotary Step Down Party: If you have not RSVP'd to the upcoming party (see below), please contact Mike Gibson as soon as possible.
Day of Hope 2021: See James Thomas for details.
SM Police Council Golf Tournament and Comedy Night: Santa Maria Country Club will host the event on Saturday August 13. Tickets are going fast and sponsorships are still available.
Econ Alliance Golf Tournament: is happening on August 23. If you would like to participate, contact Laurie Tamura for more details.
AHC Rodeo Team Dinner & Auction: Contact Tim Staffel if you would like to attend or have any questions.
Elk's Rodeo Circle of Champions:  See Pat McDermott. Dealers needed.
YMCA Golf: See Shannon Seifert for information.
SMV YMCA Golf Ball Drop: Buy a ball for $25 each for your chance to win big. See Mike Gibson for details.
Shoes for Students Golf: See Kate Ferguson for details.
AHC Promise Plus: See Kevin Walthers or
2022 Barn Party Luau: Yes, that's right. We actually have a firm date reserved at the Fairpark for next year's event. All members mark your calendars for May 14, 2022. Hopefully we will continue to be back to normal so that our annual fundraiser goes off without a hitch.
Kate Ferguson: Bragged on Kevin Walthers and AHC, first official sponsor for the Shoes for Students golf. $50
 Jim Peterson: Bragged on the Boys & Girls Golf Tournament where he won his 4th ticket to Pebble Beach. $50
"Berto" Rodriguez: Bragged on this club for our support of the Boys & Girls Club Golf Tournament where they raised over $100,000. $50
Jerry Walsh: Bragged on his 52nd wedding anniversary. $52
Craig Bernard: Bragged that he sold Jim Peterson his tickets for the Boys and Girls Golf Tournament. Craig also bragged on the cameras he had installed on his building that had captured an accident at West Main Street & Conception. Luckily his secretary did not drive her car that day. If she had, the accident would have totaled her car and Craig's. $50
Kevin Walthers: Bragged on his 19 day trip to Scotland, Germany, Switzerland & Spain. $100
Patrice Mosby: Bragged on her trip to Hawaii and on her daughter Brianna for getting her Masters Degree. $100
President James Thomas: Reminded us about Jim Small catching two fish and about Laurie Tamura's son being married at the Santa Maria Inn.
Laurie Tamura:  Bragged on Bernice for her hard work at Laurie's son's wedding. $25
Jason Stillwell:  Fined or not mentioning his birthday. $30
Kevin Walthers: Fined for over sleeping and missing a meeting, for sending a slide for the slide show at 11:00 PM and also for adding more to the slide show this morning which caused the meeting to start late. $30
Glenn Morris: Fined for talking about this favorite subject...Glenn. $30
Ed Carcarey: Fined for a Face Book post about his son Jonathan's Team winning Bronze in the Junior Olympics. He will travel to Croatia in August. $30
The Orcutt Spartatronics at the Rotary Club of Santa Maria Breakfast on July 29, 2021.
We were treated to an exciting demonstration of what this 2020 - 2021 Robot can do.
We also learned that these young boys and girls designed and built this Robot from the ground up. They are supported by several mentors, two of whom were at this meeting, Tom McGinnis and Scott Rowe.
Words To Live By.....
“A man of words and not of deeds,
Is like a garden full of weeds.”
Ben Franklin
“The Bitterness of poor quality is remembered long after the sweetness of low cost is forgotten”.
Ben Franklin
If you think hiring a professional is expensive, wait until you have hired an amateur.
Red Adair

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