Your Rotary Reminder for
Monday, Aug 7, 2023
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join us sheraton uptown
2600 Louisiana Blvd NE (@ Menaul Blvd)
Monday's Lunch Program
August 7:
NM award winning author, of the Chee/Leaphorn/Manuelito mysteries including The Way of the Bear
From book to TV screen: fictional detective Joe Leaphorn's new life

Anne Hillerman is an American journalist from New Mexico, and a New York Times best-selling author. The daughter of novelist Tony Hillerman, she continued her father's series of Joe Leaphorn-Jim Chee novels following his death, adding officer Bernadette Manuelito as a full partner in solving the crimes.
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Season 2 of Dark Winds
now playing on Sunday evenings!
Thiel Steph
First new RCA Rotarian in this new year

Stephanie 'Steph' Thiel
Financial Advisor Morgan Stanley & H&R Block owner

Thank you to her sponsor, Sam Baca!
Monday, August 7 Committee meetings:
August Birthdays
(Aug 4 - 14)

MARK Moran
RICK Breeden

ERIC Schoen same day!

PATTI Hennessy same day!

CLIFF Blaugrund
Other meetings next week (Aug 7-11)
every Thurs: RCA Fellowship Breakfast
7:30am @ Wecks on PDN
Next RCA Program
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August 14:
Scott Elder
APS superintendent

Monday, August 14 Committee meetings:
1pm - Membership Team meeting
Other meetings next week (Aug 14-18)
Thurs, Aug 17: ARCF Board meeting
7:30am at J.Shomaker's office
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Speaking of ARCF

ARCF Board elects new officers each July
2023 - 2024 ARCF Officers are:

President: Robert Milne
Vice President: Kirk Meyer
Treasurer: Susan Kroger
Secretary: Club VP Patti Hennessy (Thanks!)
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RSVP to Twila Larkin or Ann

RCA's August fun event

New Mexico United Game (7pm)
Wednesday, Aug 23 in the Picnic Pavilion (6pm)

  • You can buy just a ticket ($17.24) or
  • a ticket with picnic dinner ($47.24)
  • If you want to bring children, let us know ages - prices differ

RSVP to Twila Larkin or Ann

Ann will process payment immediately; no refunds.
Upcoming August Programs
Rover on Mars
August 21: Larry Crumpler, Mars Perseverance

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Also on August 21:

Club Assembly to elect your
2023 Nominating Committee

YES, this is when we all sit at tables according to the number of years you've been a RCA Rotarian! Watch for the email identifying which color group you are in.

Mimi Stewart
August 28: Mimi Stewart, NM legislature
In case you missed the email about Al Vaio
His services are on Saturday, August 12
In case you missed the email about
Wednesday, Sept 13

Come out & help REPRESENT ROTARY!
A variety of service jobs - all with free parking & admission
In case you missed the email $5000-8000
available for nonprofits

applications due by COB on Aug. 14
Congratulations to RCA Rotarians
in the ABQ Journal's READERS CHOICE!

  • Twila Larkin
  • Kirk Meyer
  • Robert Ghattas
  • Tom Antram
  • Nate Manning
  • Sam Baca

Did we miss anyone?!
RCA's website has several new features!

2023 bi district
Register today!
Yes, RCA is still zooming Mondays!

Join URL: same as always
Meeting ID: 857 3355 6745                                Passcode: 794895
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Sunday, August 6, 2023
2 year anniversary of Meredith's passing

May her memory be a blessing ----
for those who bear her memory, to keep her goodness alive. By remembering her, her good works and good deeds, speaking her name and carrying on her legacy, she lives on in our hearts and minds.