Thursday, April 28, 2011
The April 28, 2011 Naples Sunset Rotary meeting was called to order by President Carl Thome at 7:00pm with Invocation and the Pledge of Allegiance. After dinner President Carl presented the many upcoming Rotary activities for club members. Past President Marcus Zillman introduced the speaker Dr. Gene Landrum who discussed his just released book titled Warriors Who Win. Wizardly Warriors live in a Shangri La of the mind. Warrior Wunderkinds are enlightened zealots on a mission to reach the Pinnacle of Power. They show up armed with an aura that inspires disciples and frightens adversaries since they are fearless visionaries. Warriors Who Win never follow rules and constantly dare to be different!! Dr. Gene's presentation was well received with numerous questions from club members.
Thursday, April 21, 2011
The April 21, 2011 Naples Sunset Rotary meeting was called to order at 6:45pm by President Carl Thome who gave the Invocation and led the Pledge of Allegiance. After dinner President Carl reminded the board that there would be a board meeting directly after the meeting to discuss the results from the Club Assembly two weeks ago. The speaker, Jennifer Hagemann, was introduced by Rotarian Brady Young. She discussed health and nutrition and recommended the following two books: a) The China Study, T. Colin Campbell, Ph.D.; and b) Prevent and Reverse Heart Disease, Dr. Caldwell B. Esselstyn, Jr. M.D. . She also discussed and gave us an outline to eat: 90% plants (fruits, vegetables, seeds, nuts, beans); 10% animal (but always organic, and make sure beef is grass fed); 85% unprocessed and uncooked; No isolated oils (no olive oil, no butter, no flaxseed oil, instead eat avocados, olives, whole flaxseeds freshly ground); and all nuts and seeds need to be raw, soaked overnight, and then eaten. She gave examples and then opened her presentation for questions from club members. A number of questions were asked and the presentation was well received by all members. The club adjourned at 8:05pm and moved into the Board Meeting.
Thursday, April 14, 2011
The April 14, 2011 Naples Sunset Rotary Meeting was called to order at 6:45PM by Assistant Governor and Immediate Past President Marcus Zillman. Following Invocation and Pledge Allegiance dinner was served. The program was a hands on demonstration of District 6960 online database and resource center reviewed by Marcus Zillman. Naples Sunset Rotary members enjoyed the demonstration and were eager to go online and participate in the District database. They remarked of the user friendliness and ease of navigation. The club was adjourned at 8:00pm.
Thursday, April 7, 2011
The April 7, 2011 Naples Sunset Rotary Meeting was called to order by President Carl Thome at 6:45pm followed by Invocation and Pledge Allegiance. After dinner the club convened as a Club Assembly and the current happenings as well as future direction of the Club was discussed. Reports were given by President Carl Thome and Secretary/Treasurer Gary Moore. This followed by intense discussion by club members. It was determined that a Board Meeting would be convened on April 21, 2011 following the regular club meeting to discuss and to vote upon the results from the Club Assembly.
President Carl Thome and Assistant Governor Marcus Zillman will be attending the April 9, 2011 District 6960 Assembly in Port Charlotte and will be reporting about the District Assembly at the April 14, 2011 meeting.