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The inimitable BOB VAN ROEKEL, one of our own stalwarts, will speak on a theme as announced by last week’s and month’s editor, close to his own heart, “What It Was Like To Dance With Jayne Mansfield”, or another subject of his own choosing. We...

CHARLES M. DUGGAN JR., our Redlands City Manager will be speaking to us today. When he began his work for the city fourteen months ago, he said, “My initial goals will be learning the values of the community; working for the citizens with and through...

TODAY We are privileged to have as our speaker, Republican California State Senator ROSILICIE OCHOA BOGH. Elected in November 2020, she represents the one million people of California Senate District 23, largely the Inland Empire. She follows District 23 Republican State Senator Mike Morell who termed...

As you read in last week’s Spoke, we are conducting a “virtual blood drive” in competition with other Inland Empire Rotary Clubs. Nika Hogue has been gracious enough to help in the initial outreach to the surrounding clubs, garnering participation from 11 other clubs! We’d...

TODAY Today’s program will be a Q & A with Redlands native TIM ROCHFORD, moderated by our own LARRY BURGESS. Tim is most likely locally known for establishing the philanthropic Rochford Foundation, including ownership of the Burrage Mansion which is dedicated to serving underprivileged children. His...

TODAY DAVID AMAN and JAMES HATTAR are Community Recruiters and Teachers on Assignment for the ColtonRedlands Yucaipa Regional Occupational Program (CRYROP). CRY-ROP serves middle schools and high schools in the Colton, Redlands and Yucaipa school districts. Their main office is located in Redlands. A Cal State East...

TODAY It’s the last meeting for 2020! Drive through the Congregational Church parking lot from 11:30 to 12:15 to pick up a Prime Rib lunch from SANTA TINCHER and his “No Touch” Merry Elves! Then retire to your office or home and enjoy the online program...