8/15/2012 Oceanside History

Kristi Hawthorne gave us a very interesting presentation on the history of Oceanside. Having lived here for 20 years it was good to learn more about the town. It is a shame that some of the old buildings have not survived.

Photo of historic South Pacific Hotel in Oceanside

Quote from 8/15/12 meeting

Letter (paraphrased) from El Camino High School (as read by Jim Downs):

A big thanks to our own Dr. Curtis McRae for his emergency, pro bono dental work provided to student, who was beaten as a young child and given asylum here.

Quotes from 8/8/2012 Meeting

Quotes for August 8th

Bob Reinseth, to Jodi Coe:

“Here, let me take that away from you”!

Meaning Jodi’s coffee after a particularly exuberant (even for Jodi), caffeine-charged Happy Dollar accounting of recent hookups with long-lost friends and relatives.

Pat Patrick:


Pat’s annual homage to the Hiroshima atomic bomb event, this time with a reference to how the “Tokyo Rotary Club” then changed their name to “The Wednesday Club” for the duration of World War II.

Recorded by Ron Rand.

8/8/2012 Best of Care

Tyla Dimaria gave us a presentation on her company Best of Care, Carlsbad.

She reminded us of the following six pitfalls as we get older:-

  1. Falls
  2. Isolation
  3. Dementia
  4. Non-compliance (not following advice and medicine dosage)
  5. Emergencies
  6. Elder abuse

Some very important lessons and messages.

Thank you Tyla.

Client Appreciation

Carol Minor is hosting a Client Appreciation event at her Beauty Salon and Boutique on Thursday August the 9th between 5:30 PM and 7:30 PM. The Three Sisters Beauty Salon and Boutique is located at 805 College Blvd., Suite 103. Oceanside.

Enjoy the wine tasting, Cheese and Crackers, Fruit and Free Product Samples.

You might also win a Giant Gift Basket!!