This week Thursday, the February 8, 2018 program speaker will be brought to us by February Programs Chairman Carl James. Carl brings Harlan Proveaux Deputy Director, Georgia Emergency Management Agency/Homeland Security to us.
Next week Thursday, we honor and thank our public safety heros of the year at 7:0 p.m. Wear redcoats.
This week Thursday, January 25, at 12:30 p.m., our January Programs Chairman Jim Blackburn will bring Sheldon Hill, RDCS Executive Director of Safe Best program dealing with Sudden Death Cardiac issues. Next week, February 1, our luncheon speaker will be a representative from the GBI in Douglas, Georgia.
Our first meeting in 2018 is scheduled for Thursday, January 11 with Luncheon Speaker Millie Price STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) Coordinator in the Ware County School System. Ms. Price will speak on the school’s successful STEM education policy and curriculum. STEM gives choices in schools to improve competitiveness in Science and technology development in our nation’s and local social and economic systems. Students graduate high school eligible for college courses and soon graduate college with degrees, ready to go to work in our society. Ware County is a leader in the country using this system.
Our next meeting is January 18, 2018, 12:30 p.m. in our Ellie Royal Room with Ware County High School’s Athletic Director, David Shields presenting the program. Jim Blackburn is January Programs Chairman.
This Thursday’s December 28th luncheon meeting has been cancelled!
Next week Monday, January 1st is New Years Holiday.
Jim Blackburn is January, 2018 Programs Chairman. He is Battalion Chief, Waycross Fire Department and a member of GSAR TASK FORCE 8 (GEORGIA SEARCH AND RESCUE) which is part of the National Urban Search and Rescue Response System. His first speaker on Thursday, January 4 is Executive Director of the Ware County Emergency Management Agency, Jonathon Daniell. Invite a friend, associate or relative to eat and fellowship with our members. Come and Enjoy!
This week Thursday, our luncheon program will be Ware County High School Basketball coaches. On Monday December 18, from 9:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. our Exchange/Red Cross Blood Drive will be held.
Next week, at 7:00 p.m. our club’s annual Christmas Banquet will be held in our Ellie Royal Room of the Exchange Club Center.
Spouses are invited and all members are to wear red coats.
Following the banquet, next day, Friday, December 22, our club will ring the bells for the Salvation Army at various retail business locations. Some are scheduled from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and some from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Sign up at our meeting today and, if necessary, at the Christmas Banquet next week. Remember, bring you annual Salvation Army donation check!