Breakfast Meeting at Greenbush YMCA
20 Community Way
East Greenbush, NY
September 21, 2017
Members Attending (12): Roberto Martinez, Ron Annis, Jim Butterworth, Jim Leyhane, Terry Brewer, Mike Bennett, Melissa Bill, Peter Brown, , Murray Forth, Andy Leyhane, Kevin Leyhane, Matt Smith.
Program: ‘Emergency Preparedness’
SRC board member Terry Brewer was the speaker, on the topic of preparing for am variety of emergencies.
His presentation ranged from such things as handling natural disasters, fires, etc., to how to be sure important documents such as insurance policies are readily available in case of immediate need.
Terry said the talk prompted at least one attendee to immediately take photos of the interior of his home to supplement his insurance policy with documentation about his home’s furnishings.
ON THE CALENDAR — A board meeting will follow the conclusion of next Thursday’s dinner meeting. … The next recycling and shredding day is October 14 at Wainschaf Associates in Rensselaer. … A hurricane relief fundraiser still is being worked on by John Sawchuk at Columbia High School for October 20. … The Capital Region Nordic Alliance fundraiser luncheon is set for October 22. … The District’s “Persons of Action” dinner is planned for November 19. … The annual Rotary Leadership Institute (RLI) workshop will be held Saturday, October 21, at the UAlbany Health Campus in Rensselaer. We have a sizeable contingent planning on participating; the club will pay for each registration fee.
NEXT MEETINGS — Dinner meeting, 6:15 p.m. Thursday, September 28, at Quigley’s. The speaker will be Jeff Simon, superintendent of the East Greenbush Central School District. Next Third Thursday breakfast meeting, 7 a.m., October 19, at the East Greenbush YMCA.