Events Archive

General Meeting

The general meeting is 12:00 every Tuesday at The California Center for the Arts, 340 North Escondido Boulevard (map). Rotary is a volunteer organization of business and professional leaders who provide humanitarian service, and help to build goodwill and peace in the world. Rotary exists to improve communities through a range of humanitarian, intercultural and educational activities.

Col. Richard Rothwell, Escondido Water

Richard Rothwell, a retired Colonel in the US Marine Crops, earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from the Naval Academy and a Master of Science in Management from the United States Naval Post Graduate School.  He is a distinguished graduate of the United States Naval War College.  His service decorations include the Legion of Merit, three Bronze Stars with Combat V, two Purple Hearts, and the Navy Commendation Medal.  He retired from the Marine Corps in 1990 with the grade of colonel.

Event Date 09/17/2019 12:00 pm
Event End Date 09/17/2019 1:30 pm
Randy Hall: Harvest Hills

Five years after Concordia Homes first went to the City of Escondido with a bold plan to build 550 luxury homes in the rugged hills of the San Pasqual Valley, the developer has undertaken a major rebranding that includes a project name change and a partial redesign.

Event Date 09/10/2019 12:00 pm
Event End Date 09/10/2019 1:30 pm
 Dr. Philip Goscienski,  “The Antibiotic Crisis”

Only three generations of humans have lived during the antibiotic era. This presentation describes how antibiotics were discovered, how they work, why they are becoming less effective and how we can protect ourselves from antibiotic-resistant microorganisms.

Event Date 09/03/2019 12:00 pm
Event End Date 09/03/2019 1:30 pm
Mary Seau - CTE Foundation

The key mission of the Mary Seau Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) Foundation is to raise funds that will aid in the investigation of the long-term effects from repetitive head impacts sustained during contact sports, military conflicts or other potentially hazardous environments. 

Our goal is to work with the research institution to develop imaging techniques to correlate pathological changes and abnormalities so that high-tech imaging tools can be used to screen the presence of early CTE.

Event Date 08/27/2019 12:00 pm
Event End Date 08/27/2019 1:30 pm
William Swank,  Baseball Historian

William "Bill" George Swank is the author or co-author of ten books and numerous articles primarily about baseball. The San Diego Historical Society identified him as "San Diego's preeminent baseball historian."

Event Date 08/20/2019 12:00 pm
Event End Date 08/20/2019 1:30 pm
Marta Knight, DG visit

Marta has been a member of Chula Vista Sunrise Rotary for 15 years. She held many offices including Club President. She chaired Membership, International Service and Peace Committees. She has assisted and participated in Club Fundraisers and work projects.

Event Date 08/13/2019 12:00 pm
Event End Date 08/13/2019 1:30 pm
Southern California Plumeria Society

The Southern California Plumeria Society is a vibrant group of people who share a passion for plumerias. We were founded in 1999 with a mission to encourage and further the enjoyment, public awareness, scientific interest, research, education and preservation of all species of the genus plumeria.

Event Date 08/06/2019 12:00 pm
Event End Date 08/06/2019 1:30 pm
Kasey MacNair  (Girls on the Run)

Girls on the Run is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to creating a world where every girl knows and activates her limitless potential and is free to boldly pursue her dreams.

Event Date 07/30/2019 12:00 pm
Event End Date 07/30/2019 1:30 pm
Robin Douglas, “The Saga of Paul Gauguin"

In 2015, a Gauguin painting sold for $210 million. He influenced 20th Century artists with his psychological use of color, unique application of paint, and his personal purpose for creation.

Event Date 07/23/2019 12:00 pm
Event End Date 07/23/2019 1:30 pm
Brian Canfield, Bera Stained Glass Studios

Bera Stained Glass Studios create both traditional and contemporary commissions by a staff of skilled artisans and designers who carry on traditional techniques and methods of stained and faceted glass design, while progressively integrating the modern-day needs of our clients.

Event Date 07/16/2019 12:00 pm
Event End Date 07/16/2019 1:30 pm

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