Rotary Events and Opportunities:
ROTARY FIRST FRIDAY
Join Rotary members and non-members for a fun and informal social gathering the first (or second) Friday of every month. Bring anyone and everyone you know to enjoy a casual couple of hours of fun.
|When:||June 1st |
Westcity Sardine Kitchen (California Ave SW)
PLEASE RSVP to: Ann Avery at firstname.lastname@example.org
WINE TASTING & AUCTION "POP UP" FOR WS ROTARY'S 70th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
When: Saturday, May 19th
Where: Masonic Lodge
Time: 4 - 6:30pm
Wine and heavy appetizers served.
Wine & wine-related auction items.
PLEASE DONATE SOMETHING, if you have something appropriate! Do not bring your items to the auction-- cannot accept items after Tuesday, May 15th.
Rotarians free admission; guests $10 donation
Please RSVP to: email@example.com
Annual WS Rotary Installation Dinner
When: Tuesday, June 19th
Where: Masonic Lodge
Time: 5:30 - 8:30pm
Wine and dinner served. Rotarians free, guests $35.
Please RSVP by June 12th to: firstname.lastname@example.org
WINE APPRECIATION CLUB (The Corkscrew Club)
There is a group within our Rotary Club of enthusiastic wine afficionados. Events (wine tastings, wine educational events, wine dinners, etc.) will be announced periodically, mostly within the West Seattle area and mostly free. (Details of the Rotary Fellowship can be found at www.rotarywine.net Join the Rotary Fellowship to receive a Corkscrew Pin.) If you have any questions about this club please contact Dr. Gee at email@example.com
Seattle Local Events:
Rhododendrons blooming: WA State flower. Meerkerk Rhododendron Garden on Whidby Island (10 acres with 4 miles of walking trails). Also, Rhododendron Park in Federal Way.
Mushroom Maynia: Sunday, May 20. Safe growing, hunting, harvesting. 10am-4pm, Center for Urban Horticulture, 3501 NE 41st St, $3.
Tour of Boats, Classic Cars, Marine Swap Meet, May 20. Boat tours, 12-4pm, Tacoma Yacht Club, 5401 N. Waterfront Dr, Tacoma. $5.
Bicycle Sunday, May 20, 27. Lake Washington Blvd closed to cars. 10-6pm. Between Seward Park and Mt. Baker Park beach.
NW Folklife Festival, May 25-28. Seattle Center.
NW Tankfest, May 26. Vintage tanks and artillery, military vehicle demos. 9-4pm. Flying Heritage and Combat Armor Museum, 3407 109th St SW Paine Field, Everett. $15-25.
Seagull Calling Contest, May 26. Farmers Market, car show, 9-3pm; wings cook-off and sale, 9-12; seagull calling contest, 1pm. Port Orchard Marina.
Colman Pool opens May 26-Sept 3. Heated, saltwater, Olympic size pool. 8603 Fauntleroy Way SW. Hours and fees vary.
Foundation & Club Board Meetings
|Date:||Tuesday, May 15th |
|Location:||The American Cafe|
|Foundation Board Time:||6 pm|
|Club Board Time:||7 pm|
CAN YOU HELP?
Our friend, Mike, at the front desk needs a new job. He is looking for a 4 hour per week position with a business in West Seattle. His position at our Rotary Club will be ending in May or June. Please reach out to his job coach, Lyndsey (who also sits at the front desk), with connections or if you think he can assist you at your business.
According to a recent Wall Street Journal article, wine plays a big part in business class customer satisfaction with airlines. The amount the airlines spend on a bottle of airline wine varies. The amounts 5 airlines spend on a bottle of wine:
Emirates: $41-20, United: $22-17, American: $19-9, British Air: $17-11, and Delta: $17-9.
For Future Announcements and Events: Please contact Dr. Gee with the details of your event if you want it in the Bulletin. Usually, the Bulletin is sent out the Monday before the weekly meeting.