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THIS WEEK IN REVIEW ....June 22, 2017
This weeks Reporter- Don Smith

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Guests:   Alice Perkins, Jim’s wife

FINES:   Manley, Mason & Benton were all fined for one thing or another.

Birthdays:  Jim Rees had a birthday last week so he got a song sung just for him. Bob Buckland is coming up VERY soon.

Announcements:   You can tell that the end is near for the current administration, the business part of the meeting was pretty short. Buckland has one more meeting as president, then he moves up to bigger and better things.

We ended up getting 4 members to play the 9-hole golf tournament that Southglenn is holding June 26th at the Southglenn Country Club, Address: 1489 E Easter Ave, Centennial, CO 80122.
It’s on a Monday, registration at 3pm and there will be free beer and wine during the event with dinner and a silent auction afterward. Cindy took over selling the event, explaining it is a fund raising event with the money (every penny) going to Rosie’s Ranch and Aspen Camp School For the Deaf (two organizations we have donated to).
Listen to this for details

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Sertoman of the Day:   Dr. Elsey resembled Santa Clause (without the red suit and beard) when he walked into the room with bags and bags of goodies for kitties. He had care packages of his new line of products, cat food, and everyone got one that wanted one.

The Cat Dr., Dr. Bruce Elsey, was greeted with a room full of “MEOWS”. He opened with this: He was born on Sept 11, 1951 in Garden City, KS (five generations). Went to H.S. there and it is still standing. The river that runs through it is the Arkansas (pronounced Ar Kansas. With a draft number of 23, Bruce just missed being called into the service in the early 70’s because Viet Nam was winding down and Saigon fell.

Bruce married Kathleen in 1976 and graduated from Vet school in 1977. They have twin sons born in 1982 and graduated from KS St. They are both married now and so far there are 6 grandkids. Bruce now owns the cat clinic but is semi-retired and sells cat litter.
He mentioned Garden City had the largest outdoor concrete swimming pool that was free until they added things like a slide and now charge to use the facility.

The cat litter business is doing good with a new facility in the works to handle railroad loading/unloading (from the BNSF of course).

Significant dates in the life of DR BUCE ELSEY, DVM are as follows:
1951 age 0 born in Garden City Ks
1961 age 10 sorted pop bottles for his father's store
1965-67 age 14 repaired roofs and performed other construction jobs due to a tornado
1969 age 18 entered the livestock industry by raising hogs
1976 age 25 married Kathleen
1977 age 26 graduated veterinary school (Kansas State Univ)
1978 age 27 started All Cat Clinic in Englewood
1979 age 28 brought into the club by Steve Bolyard
1982 age 31 twin boys were born
1989 age 38 started selling his special brand of cat litter (my cat loves to poop in it)
2008 age 57 gave a couple famous sayings from President Eisenhower (he was from Kansas). Kathleen’s health has been improving. Listen to Listen to Bruce Elsey.mp3

Program:  In lieu of a program, Dave Miley asked for committee reports for the upcoming September event of hosting the Englewood Chamber of Commerce. Listen to the reports.mp3  and the club singing to Jim Rees.

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Upcoming programs and events :

Sertoma Area Calendar--Calendar-Updated.pdf
Events coming up-more details:

Arapahoe Calendar:
Programs:
Sep. 26 - Sertoma, Englewood Chamber Business After Hours

List of future programs        Past programs.pdf     Club history

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Upcoming SOD list
Jun 29 – Dick Enslow
Jul 6 - Tom Fry
Jul 13 - Joe Gomez & BOD
Jul 20 - Phil Grimm
Jul 27 - Doug Harder

(BOD means Board Of Dir. meeting)
Index of when you were the SOD
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Click here for a printable version PDF              Club's 50yr Proclamation
   Editors notes:     If you want an electronic copy of the Roster,  
  send me an e-mail.     DonSmith@Arapahoe-Sertoma.org
Sertoma Application form: app.pdf       Recruiting Manual     
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Doug Jackson (Project C.U.R.E) at Arapahoe Sertoma 2017 https://youtu.be/NVZ1wN-Gr8I

A-1 Scuba and Craig Hospital Program:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MPciC5Z2hik

Harvey Le Cato presenting banner video: https://youtu.be/7uIf0S9BN2c

Jack Farland speaks to Arapahoe Sertoma    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yJuY3x6bAps

Arapahoe Sertoma promo with Bob Stein     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tPSmRz2xfQk

John Pifer SOD   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a-ugpauLQ7I

Arapahoe Sertoma at go-kart track   https://youtu.be/6RF05DGyJ5A  

Volunteering With Sertoma by Anthony Prichard       https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D5aJYgIw2g4

Helping People With Hearing Problems In Englewood, CO by Anthony Prichard   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vojdvwL3Q8I