This is my final report before handing the gavel to our new President on June 1. I want to start by saying how proud I am to have served as your President during 2011-2012, our 34th year. Continue reading
The Darien Senior Men’s Assn. has named Kent Haydock, 15-year chairman of the Town-appointed Deer Management Advisory Board, as its Volunteer of the Year for 2011-2012. Continue reading
Our next trip is to Belmont Park Race Track on May 24th. While enjoying a delicious buffet luncheon, you will be able to bet on and watch the races from above. You can also visit the paddock area or watch your horse win close-up at the rail. Sign up soon as this is our most popular event. The cost is $68 pp.
On April 19th the SMA journeyed to Hartford, visiting the Wadsworth Atheneum and the Connecticut Governor’s residence. In between we enjoyed a filling family style lunch at Vito’s, a fine Italian restaurant in the center of Hartford serving food in the old world taste tradition.
The second walk in New York with the Happy Wanderers was on May 17. It featured a wander from City Hall Plaza, through Chinatown, through the Bowery, and uptown though a cross-section of Manhattan neighborhoods to Grand Central Terminal.
Every year starting in September it becomes the responsibility of the Membership Committee to make sure all membership dues are paid. Continue reading
Barston and Bellis have again managed an exciting pool with the winners almost required to select Kentucky-as #1 to get the bonus points. The overall winner, collecting $100, was Jim Hartzer; Continue reading