Speaker Date Topic
5th Thursday: Rotary VOLUNTEERS DAY! Nov 30, 2023
Social gathering at Cantine 5:30 pm Dec 07, 2023
Ken Gorman Dec 14, 2023
Dark for Christmas! πŸŽ„ Dec 21, 2023

We are Dark/not meeting in observance of the Holiday season!  πŸŽ„


Dark for New Years! πŸŽ‡πŸŽ† Dec 28, 2023

πŸŽ‡ Happy 2024 everyone!! πŸŽ†

We are Dark/not meeting for the New Years holiday observance. 





Kim DeSerpa - we are finalizing time and location Jan 11, 2024
Kimberly DeSerpa
Hung Wei? Jan 18, 2024
Jeffrey Brouillette Jan 25, 2024
Active Countermeasures--protecting your business and home from theft.

Pam will intro

This talk is aimed at understanding the major aspects of commercial and residential burglary, common mistakes in protecting against it and how to make business and residences more secure.

.My bio is 9 years in law enforcement, 6 years on the SWAT team/team leader, field training officer, and 8 awards from the CHP for investigation efforts and recover of stolen vehicles. I’m still in law enforcement, and am doing some outside security consulting work through Zero Patch Consulting.

John Ryan Feb 08, 2024
Whales and the Whalefest

Lowry to introduce. Needs screen.  Will come 1 hour early to set up sound system. 
About Dr. John Ryan


Dr. John Ryan is a biological oceanographer with the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI), where his team works to understand the complex ecology of marine mammals so that we can better protect them.


In his presentation, John will enable your members to:


* Immerse themselves in the powerful sounds of whales living right here in Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary.

* Explore exciting scientific discoveries enabled by listening to whales.

* Learn about a phenomenal local event, dedicated to whales... Whalefest Monterey!


More information:


In the sonic realm of the sea, magnificent and massive animals use sound to communicate, socialize, forage, navigate, reproduce, and transmit culture.  In this brief exploration, we'll take a deep dive into the ocean's world of sound — immersing in the powerful songs of Earth's largest animals and exploring dimensions of their phenomenal lives that are revealed in the vibrations that sound carries.



John MacMillan - we are finalizing time & location Feb 22, 2024 12:00 PM
UC Santa Cruz's Vice Chancellor of the Office of Research

He'll discuss the various research projects faculty are conducting. Research can sound inaccessible, but John presents information in a way that most everyone can understand. 

Madisyn O’Brien? Mar 14, 2024
Oxford courses

Jack hunt to introduce

Piatt Fellow Apr 25, 2024

Pam will coordinate and intro