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November Programs: Duff Porter

November 2, 2006
Rebekah Hartberger
Rotary GSE Student, Australia

November 9, 2006
RADM Brian C. Prindle, US NAVY
Today’s Global NAVY

November 16, 2006
Our Own Duff Porter
Liberty Ships – The Ships That Won The War

November 23, 2006
Since Thanksgiving falls on Thursday this year
There will be NO MEETING

November 30, 2006
Paul Rice
(AKA Professor John Holland)
The US NAVY’s First Submarine
July Programs: Alex Stukes

July 5, 2007
Paul Sumner
Event Chairman, Drum Corps International
“5th Annual Tidewater Summer Music Games”

July 12, 2007
Jo Anne Roisen
Director, Oasis Ministries
“Program and Services of Oasis”

July 19, 2007
George Garrison
District Sales Manager, ADT
“Home Security”

July 26, 2007
Greg Bockheim
Executive Director, Norfolk Zoo
“Zoo Present and Future”
December Programs: Justin Verville

December 7, 2006
Amy Blankson, Executive Director
Friends of the Portsmouth Juvenile Court, Inc.

December 14, 2006
Public Safety Awards
Hunter Brantley

December 21, 2006
Norfolk Christian High School
Choral Ensemble

December 28, 2006
January Programs: Don Belanus

January 4, 2007
Captain Charles R. Burke, JAGC, USN (Ret.)
“Local Captain’s Navigational Report: Cruising Hampton Roads”

January 11, 2007
William G. Wood, M.D., Ph.D.
Senior Vice President, National Medical Director
Medical Director Behavioral Health, AMERIGROUP
“Resolutions and Revolutions: Starting a New Year”

January 18, 2007
Mrs. Gwendolyn Watkins, Principal
Park View Elementary School
“What Your Schools Need Today”

January 25, 2007
John R. Hackworth, Professor of Engineering
Old Dominion University
“MAGLEV: Are We There Yet?

February Programs: Barry Martinette

February 01, 2007
Pete Sessa, WNIS Radio Personality
Host of “House Talk”
“Maintaining Your Home”

February 08, 2007
Dana Dickens, President and CEO
Hampton Roads Partnership
“Proposed Transportation Plan and It’s
Potential Impact on Hampton Roads”

February 15, 2007
Ray McInnis, President-Elect
“Strategic Plan”

February 22, 2007
B.J. Ostregren, Founder/Editor/Publisher
“The Virginia Watchdog”
“Problems Associated With Online Public Records”
Previous Programs
March Programs: Bill Hargroves

March 01, 2007
“Princess Elizabeth” (Robin Dunbar)
Outreach Programs Manager, Elizabeth River Project
“Revival of the Elizabeth”

March 08, 2007
The Honorable Elizabeth Morse Psimas
Portsmouth City Council
“City Update”

March 15, 2007
Nancy Perry
Portsmouth Director of Museums
“Celebrating America’s 400th Anniversary”

March 22, 2007
Corinne Donovan
Docent, Mariners’ Museum
“The New ‘Monitor’ Center”

March 29, 2007
Spring Social on Saturday
April Programs: Dave Norman

April 5, 2007
Jeanne Martin, Executive Director
Children’s Resources-Hampton Roads
“Tidewater Regional Group Home”

April 12, 2007
Debbie-Stitzer-Brame, Executive Director
Louis Hibbitts, Director
Edmarc Hospice for Children

April 19, 2007
Stephen Katz, Photojournalist
The Virginian-Pilot
“My Life as a Photojournalist”

April 26, 2007
American Lung Association of Virginia
“Promoting Lung Health”

June Programs: Newell Whitehead

June 7, 2007
Steven Lynch
Director, City of Portsmouth Economic Development
“Present and Future Development”

June 14, 2007
Our Very Own District Governor Jim Probsdorfer
Our Very Own Milt Brown
“The Rotary Foundation”

June 21, 2007

June 28, 2007
Club Assembly
Annual Meeting/Installation of Officers

May Programs: Melvin Marriner and Kafi Rouse

May 3, 2007
Our Very Own Richard Wentz
Executive Director, YMCA of Portsmouth
“Today’s Campaign and Tomorrow’s YMCA

May 10, 2007
Paint Your Heart Out Celebration

May 17, 2007
Our Very Own Dr. Melvin O. Marriner
Senior Pastor, Grove Baptist Church
“The Church with No Walls”

May 24, 2007
Jerry A. Bridges
Executive Director, Virginia Port Authority
“The Port of Virginia – Charting the Course to Tomorrow”

May 31, 2007
No meeting
May 2008 Programs

May 8, 2008
Paint Your Heart Out

May 15, 2008
Marshall Bolton
“History of the Virginia State Police”

May 29, 2008
No Meeting
Golf Outing -- See you there!
June 2008

June 5
"Churchland Library"
Sue Burton
Director of Libraries

June 12
"Emergency Medical Service and the new
Emergency Rooms at Harbor View"
Ron Early
Battalion Chief, Emergency Medical Services Division
Portsmouth Fire Department

June 19
No meeting
Rotary BBQ on the 18th

June 26
Installation of new Club officers
July 2008

July 3
Brian Melchor
Commonwealth Agency
Topic-Security Awareness

July 10
District Govenor

July 17
Paul Richard
Young Life

July 24
Marianne Patterson
American Diabetes Association
Topic- ADA and the Tour De Cure

July 31
Pete Adrian
Norfolk State Head Football Coach
Topic- What's going on at NSU Football
August 2008

August 7
President Kafi Rouse
International Convention

August 14
Rodney Hanks
VIBE Promotions
Boxing at Renaissance

August 21
Bobbie Gribble
Development Director, StarBase Victory

August 28
Christy Everett
Chesapeake Bay Foundation
Restoring the Health of the Chesapeake Bay
September 2008

September 4
Vasken Tenekjian, M.D.
Mid East - Hot Bed for World Peace

September 11
Molly Fostek, MS, PT
Physical Therapy – Benefits/Rewards

September 18
Andy Fox, WAVY-TV10
Don’t Snooze – Watch “Andy’s News”

September 25
Maury Cooke
Don’t hesitate.  Meditate!
Kafi Rouse

Wednesday 5
Board Meeting

Thursday 6
“Native Americans: Past and Present”
by Vincent Schilling, Freelance Photojournalist & Author
St. Regis Mohawk

Thursday 13
“RI Foundation: Giving Opens the Way for Receiving”
by our very own, Milt Brown, Chair
Rotary Foundation, Portsmouth Rotary

Thursday 20
“What’s Up with Going Green?”
by Kimberly Pepper, President
Red Dot Public Relations

Thursday 27
October 2, 2008
Christina Delzingaro, Goodwill Industries
TOPIC: Community Employment Center

October 9, 2008
Brewer Moore
TOPIC: second battle of Craney Island

October 16, 2008
Dean Nancy Bagranoff-ODU College of Business and P.A.
TOPIC: accounting in a global environment

October 23, 2008
Fall Outing at Rodman's BBQ

October 30, 2008
Eliz. River Project - Diana Bailey and Marjorie Jackson
TOPIC:  The Elizabeth River
January 8
Jack Hilgers
Virginia Wounded Warriors Program

January 15
Dr. David Stuckwisch
Portsmouth Public Schools

January 22
Mary Landon, Associate VP, Workforce Development, TCC
Topic: Workforce Development in Hampton Roads

January 29
Bruce LaLonde
Portsmouth’s Municipal Finance Commission Update

March 2009

March 5
Travis Hill
Youth Challenge
Chemical Dependency residential treatment for Hampton Roads

March 12 - No Meeting

March 14
90th Anniversary Spring Fling

March 19
Joanne Roisen
Oasis Social Ministry
The Growth of Oasis

March 26
Steve Lynch
Portsmouth Department of Economic Development
Update on Economic Development
July 16            Robert M. Boyd,
Group/State President and Hampton Roads Regional President, BB&T

“Back to Banking with Confidence”

July 23            Malcolm Venable,
Entertainment Writer, The Virginian-Pilot

“Music, Style and Pop Culture in Print”

July 30            JP
"What I did on my summer vacation"
August 6         William Travis, Ed.D.,
Provost, Thomas Nelson Community College
Historic Triangle Campus

“The NEW Historic Triangle Campus”

August 13       Gerry McCants,
President, McCants Communications Group, Inc.

“Presenting The Fifth Annual Virginia Black Expo:
The Power of E—E-Commerce,
Energy, Education & the Environment”

August 20       James Toscano,
Vice President for Public Affairs and Communications,
Hampton Roads Transit           

“The Tide” HRT’s New Light Rail System

August 27       Hank Lynch,
Executive Director, Nauticus

“Celebrating 15 Years of Nauticus”

September 3, 2009
Judi Luffman
Kinship Care - Rev. Clifford Barnett

September 10, 2009
Judi Luffman
Linda Goss - WWI Buffalo Riders

September 17, 2009
Bruce LaLonde
Chester Benton, Ron Lucas - Truxton Neighborhood

September 24, 2009
Judi Luffman
Barbara Early, Pam Kloeppel-Ports. Cedar Grove Cemetery