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Rotary Club of Scotts Valley

The club had its annual Student Recognition Awards and Scholarship Dinner on May 19 to recognize the achievements of 46 Scotts Valley students.

June programs: June 2, Second Harvest Food Bank presentation by member Carrie Birkhofer; June 9, club assembly on Year 2-Vision 12; June 16, Survivors Healing Center executive director Bonita Mugnani.

The club meets from 12:15 to 1:30 p.m. Mondays at the Scotts Valley Hilton. Lunch at noon costs $16.

Scotts Valley Host Lions

The club meets at 7 a.m. Tuesdays and once a month for dinner at the Scotts Valley Senior Center.

Kiwanis Club of Scotts Valley

At the club’s May 14 dinner meeting, Santa Cruz County Supervisor Mark Stone discussed issues relevant to the county and Scotts Valley. Kiwanis participated in the "Human Race" May 10, raising more than $1,200 for its scholarship fund.

Kiwanis was also a partner with the Scotts Valley Educational Foundation in the Ice Cream Social fundraiser, supplying tents, games and prizes for the children.

June 11 dinner program: Marie Cubillas, executive director of Big Brothers-Big Sisters of Santa Cruz.

The club meets at 7 a.m. Wednesdays at Heavenly Café, 1270 Mt. Hermon Road. Cost is $5, plus breakfast. A dinner meeting at the Heavenly Cafe replaces the morning meeting at 6 p.m. on the second Wednesday. Cost is $14.50 for adults and $11.50 for children.

Rotary Club of San Lorenzo Valley

Sarah Cooper was this year’s recipient of the club’s $1,000 scholarship. Club members tended the Ben Lomond Fountain garden that was replanted last fall.

June programs: June 4, Pascal Carpentiere, German exchange student, will talk about his town; June 11, Ariadne "Ari" Symons will discuss her role in the district attorney’s office; June 18, John and Jeannie Kegebein will share highlights of their Panama Canal cruise; June 24, potluck breakfast at Mountain Parks Foundation in Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park with Linda Thomas speaking on travel opportunities.

The club meets at 7:15 a.m. Wednesdays in the Birch Dining Room on Conference Drive in the Mt. Hermon Conference Center in Felton. Cost is $10.

Meetings are open to guests and clubs welcome new members. Contributors to this column are Joe Miller, Kiwanis; Karen Shipley, Lions; Jeannie Kegebein, San Lorenzo Valley Rotary, and June Smith, Scotts Valley Rotary.

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