The Weekly Meeting Summary of the Rotary Club of Livermore Valley
April 23, 2024     
  • Immediate Past President Kevin McCallum called the meeting to order at 8:15

  • Mark Hudson led us in the Pledge of Allegiance

  • A little known fact about our Greeter, Bennie Le Bourvellec is that she has moved 25 different locations in the recent past
  • Song of the DayJeannette (compliments of Kevin) Here comes the Sun from the Beatles

  • Thought of the Day - Ed Schumann via Mark Hudson, Are you a giver or a taker?  It’s not what you have, but what you do with it.

  • Joke of the DayWard Eccles, provided by Roy!  3 ropes walk into a bar…. Afraid knot!

  • Visiting Rotarian:Alan Burnham, Chemist, from the Rotary Club of Livermore

  • Guests: Melanie Henry, Don Freeman and Alan Hyman, today’s speaker

Kevin gave a shout out to our fellow Rotarians who have gone above and beyond this week to represent our club in the community:
  • Mony Nop and Mark Hudson for generously opening their homes for club socials!
  • Rich Goldstein, District Conference Ambassadors of Compassion

  • Shredding event this Sunday April 28, 11-2

  • Social at Mark Hudson’s April 30 5-8pm, Bring Apps or dessert, BYOB!

  • Sherri’s Demotion Dinner, June 25, 2024 at Mony’s House

  • Thank you for the Coin War Win! (Suzanne)

  • RFL Grant Presentations at Del Valle Winery April 24, 5:30-7

  • Spring Grants, applications due 4/26/24, Sarah needs help reviewing them

  • District Conference, April 26-28 Hayes Mansion in San Jose

  • Pedrozzi Foundation Recognition Event May 14, 2024 at the Bankhead




Upcoming Events
RFL Community Grant Awards Presentation
Del Valle Winery
Apr. 24, 2024
5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
District 5170 Conference
Hayes Mansion
Apr. 26, 2024 6:00 p.m. –
Apr. 28, 2024 11:30 a.m.
Annual Community Shredding Day Hosted by RCLV
Tri-Valley Car Care
Apr. 28, 2024
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
April Club Social
Mark Hudson's Home
Apr. 30, 2024
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TODAY'S PROGRAM: Climate Restoration

Alan Hyman, formerly with Fremont Bank, a banker by training and CPA.  He was a race car driver as well and is passionate about climate restoration.




Dennis McReynolds from LPC
50/50 Winner Jeff Bickerton
George Wineinger won the Raffle Prize!
Thank you, Roy, for capturing these moments!