Thursday, August 3, 2017

July 28, 2017 . Briar Crier


                   HISTORY FOR THIS DATE
2016: Ticks' numbers and territory grow.

MEETING LEADER: President Mark Johnson

GUEST: Jenny Doane (she is a Rotarian and A.G. from Baldwinville, NY.)


PLEDGE; Mark J.     SONG; Sy      Invocation: Mark J.

ANNOUNCEMENTS: via Rachel: Community Day will be like last year with Food
Trucks providing the hamburgers and hot dogs. Dr. Bob Maher, treasury is
OK if future members pay up dues. Kris says future leaders should go to
Hartford meeting.

TEXT: Elinor with helper Sy

NEXT FRIDAY August 4 we have Dusty Berke who will talk on Memorial.

Jenny ($10), it is nice to be here
Rebecca ($5) her son Anthony is 32 years-old
Steve (our speaker) is happy
Kris is delighted that Jenny here
Joe ($100) that his wife is back home from hospital
Eric ($20) great to see Jenny, he went to golf game at Sleepy Hollow, and
met girl who turned out to be his wife
Mark J, his granddaughter is coming from Chicago
Anne, her daughter Joanna is now 50
Rich is happy he has a place to go to on Friday
Dr. Maher is happy that Joe's wife is better and he lost at tennis.

SPEAKER is Steve Marotto who talks about Investments. He went to
Elementary School in Staten Island and High School in Carmel, NY. Then a
B.S. in Finance from Ithaca college and a M.M. in Finance from Iona,
College, both in N.Y.
                              SUMMARY OF TALK
He is an investment broker with David Lerner Associates in White Plains
and gives his graduate degrees. Investment depends on your interests. He
first sold insurance then moved to Investments. You need a lot of money
because there are different markets. It is like buying a home, a matter of
supply and demand. You can use different forms of currency. He gives
difference between a hedge fund and a mutual fund.