Tuesday, November 5, 2019, Council Social & Forum. Dinner
at 1730, meeting starts at 1830, location Sam’s Hof Brau, El Camino and
Watt. Join the Council at the Brau a special treat. Director
Peter McGroarty will present on his years at sea in the Royal Navy, the
Merchant Marine, the cargo trade, cruise line industry and finally as
Ships Boatswain for the Golden Bear and instructor at the California
Maritime Academy. Peter presented his lighthearted rendition of his
years at sea to the Placer County Council earlier in the month where it
received many hoots and hollers. We will also update Council members on
activities as we round out the year and of course celebrate the 244th
anniversary of the founding of our United States Marine Corps.
November 11, 10:00 am, 13th Annual Veterans Day Celebration, Cordova
High School Performing Arts Center, 2239 Chase Drive, Rancho Cordova. The
Cordova Community Council will present a community observance honoring
those who have bravely served the nation in time of war and peace. Join
Peter McGroarty, Phelps Hobart and Mike O'Docharty as we represent the
Council and pay tribute to our veterans. The Sacramento Council will
place a wreath during the ceremony. Call Mike O'Docharty or see him at
the next Forum if you would like to join in at this tribute.
See more information at https://www.cordovacouncil.org/veterans-day.
Saturday, December 7, Council Holiday Party, 5:30 - 8:30 pm. Please join council members and guests as we celebrate the holidays and another year in service of those who serve - past, present, and future. John and Patricia Meyers will open their home for the occasion. Please stop by anytime. If able, bring an appetizer to share and an unwrapped gift for a girl or boy as a donation to the USMC Toys for Tots Drive. The get together will our December Forum. Please RSVP to Patricia at (916) 789-8682 and indicate what appetizer you will bring.