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Jungle Jargon


A Monthly Broadcast to

THE LIONS CLUB OF CRANBURY, NEW JERSEY

“A Country Club Trying to Serve Its Country”

 

Ideals in Government

Mutual Helpfulness

Social Progress

Understanding

Civic Betterment

Fellowship

 

President

Tom Reilly

 

Directors – 2 years

Don Herr

1st Vice President

Frank Marlowe

 

 

Mike Kaiser

2nd Vice President

Andy Jost

 

 

Roy Reinhardt

3rd Vice President

Richard Hamilton

 

 

Bob Virgadamo

Secretary

George Smith

 

 

 

Treasurer – Operating/Projects

Dennis Kennedy

 

 

 

 

 

 

Directors – 1Year

Mason Blaich

 

 

 

 

Walton Caldwell

Immediate Past President

Greg Overstreet

 

 

Stan Thomas

 

 

 

 

 

Lion Tamer

John Sedor

 

Jargon Editor

Bob Virgadamo

Tail Twister

Tom Gambino

 

Web Master

Michele Hart
Dave Shaffer

 

October, 2000

October 18 – Regular meeting – 7:00PM, Cranbury Station, Dinner: Chicken Portobello – Speaker: Mark

                                                Berkowsky, President of Cranbury Housing Associates; Mark will discuss the

                                                Origins, purpose, achievements and future projects of the CHA.

October 30 – Board of Directors Meeting – 7:30PM, Gristmiller’s House

October 31 – Children’s Halloween Party – Time TBA, Cranbury School

November, 2000

November 1 – Regular Meeting – 7:00PM, Cranbury Station, Dinner: Beef & Mushroom Marsala – Speaker:

                                                George Conley, Cranbury First Aid Squad. George will give us an update on the

                                                Squad, including mission, membership, activities, accomplishments and plans for

                                                The future.

November 15 – Regular Meeting (Spouse Night) – 7:00PM, Cranbury Station, Dinner: Roast Turkey –

                                                Speaker: Debbie Hackworth, South Brunswick Lions Club. Debbie will tell us

                                                about an outreach and rescue project in South Brunswick.

Things To Know

A note of thanks to Lion Mahlon Thompson and all the volunteers that provided a pleasant afternoon for our seniors at the Golden Age Luncheon.

 

Having served the community as a dedicated Lion for forty years, Lion Bob Perrine has been given Honorary Membership status.

 

President Tom Reilly presented a $300 check to the Friends of the Library at their meeting on October 6th.

 

Board of Directors – Please take note that the November meeting will be held on Monday evening, NOT Tuesday, due to the conflict with the Halloween Party.

 

BOO! The Annual Children’s Halloween Party is being held at the Cranbury School Gymnasium on Tuesday, October 31, 2000. Volunteers should arrive NLT the following times: Decoration Set-up – 5P; Registration Committee – 5:30P; Costume Judges – 5:45P; Refreshment Committee – 6P. Judging will begin about 6:30P. There will be costume prizes for both children & adults. If you can lend a hand at this event, please contact Richard Hamilton.

 

All members, please note – our November 15th meeting is Spouse Night, when we honor our spouses and significant others by inviting them to be our guests for dinner. If you will be bringing your spouse, please contact either Walton Caldwell or Bob Virgadamo so that they can notify the restaurant.

 

The list of Committee Chairpersons and Co-Chairpersons is complete, and is attached for everyone’s information. Many thanks to these folks, who have given a gift of time; when they ask for assistance, please be as generous with your time as possible.

Member Pick-Up

Ed Lawson and Bob Perrine

October 18 – Paul Mucciarone /// November 1 – Bill Eller /// November 15 – Andy Jost

If you cannot make your pick-up, and/or if you switch (or need to switch) with someone else, please notify Bob Virgadamo as soon a possible.

 

Dear Fellow Lions,

 

The following Committee/Activity List, with corresponding Chairperson or Co-Chairpersons, has been completed by the “Chairperson Assignments Committee” (Andy Jost, Frank Marlowe, Bob Virgadamo), and ratified by the Board of Directors.

 

For the most part, we repeated the Chair/Co-Chair positions. Our thanks to the new volunteers, as well as to the newly volunteered J

 

On behalf of the Officers, the Board of Directors, and the Members of the Cranbury Lions we thank you for your dedication to the spirit of Lionism.

 

As we all know, and can see from the attached list, we have quite a few activities that may require additional help, so when any of these Chairpersons request volunteers, we hope all will remember that our motto is: “We Serve”.

 

Sincerely

 

The Chairperson Assignments Committee

Andy Jost, Frank Marlowe, Bob Virgadamo

Co-Chairs

 

September 5, 2000

 

COMMITTEE CHAIR/CO-CHAIR ASSIGNMENTS

Effective 9/5/00 through August 2001

 

Fund Raisers

                Cranbury Day                                      Herr, Reinhardt, Thomas (Volunteers)

                Golf Outing                                     Caldwell, (Volunteers)

                Pancake Breakfast                                Smith, Lawson, Pape (Volunteers)

                Spring Raffle                                       Smith, Hamilton (Entire Club)

                Trenton Thunder 50/50                       Virgadamo (Volunteers)

White Cane                                        Thomas, Ecklund, Jost (Entire Club)

 

Community Service

                Community Affairs                               Swanagan

                Drug Free Fair & Quest                 Stannard (Volunteers)

                Golden Age Luncheon                      Thompson (Volunteers)

                Halloween Party                                  Hamilton, Wood, Stannard

                Holiday Decoration                             Swanagan, Thompson, Overstreet

                Peace Poster                                      Blaich

                Scouts (Boy, Girl, Cub)                     Thomas

Student Loan                                        M. Hagerty, Kennedy, Barloletti

Parade Organizer                                                Wood (Volunteers)

                Parade Float                                        Wood, Stannard (Volunteers)

                World Service Day                            Thompson, Hoagland, Stahl, Lioness Club

 

Social Events

                Winter Holiday Party                         Marlowe

Spouse Night (Autumn)                    Marlowe

                Spring Fling Picnic                            Mucciarone

                Summer Baseball Outing                    Virgadamo

 

Infrastructure

Constitution & By-Laws                    Huff, Moran, Gilbert

Committee Chair Assignments                 Jost, Marlowe, Virgadamo

Conventions                                         Reilly, Lawson, Pape, J. Hagerty

Finance                                                  Kennedy, Pape, Smith

                Health & Welfare                                   Hankin, Hoagland

Jargon                                                    Virgadamo, Brennan

Lion of the Year                                  Current & Last President & Lion of the Year (4)

Lioness Club Liaison                           Eller, Lawson

Meal Selection (Reg. Meeting)                 Caldwell

Meeting Equipment                              Kaiser (Volunteers)

Member Pick-Up                                   Virgadamo (Volunteers)

Membership (inc. Member List)                 Overstreet, Club Secretary, Thomas (List)(Entire Club)

Nominating                                           Past Presidents (4-5)

Placemat/Jargon Ads                          See Website

Publicity                                                 Hamilton, Virgadamo

Speakers                                                 Marlowe, Zogott (Entire Club)

Telephone                                             Virgadamo (Volunteers)

Website                                                 Virgadamo, Shaffer, Herr (Ad Hoc Volunteers)

 

Jargon Advertisers

ALLEN & STULTS
Charles Stults, III
Main Street
Hightstown, NJ 08520
609-448-0110

BETA CRAFTS, INC.
Art Hasselbach, Proprietor
Rte 130
Cranbury, NJ 08512
609-655-1940  (M)

LAW OFFICES OF
FRANCIS J. BRENNAN III,P.C.
73 North Main St.
Cranbury, NJ 08512
609-395-5533/FAX 395-0999 (M)

CMI PLASTICS
Custom Thermo-Forming
Art Hasselbach &
Steve Hasselbach
Rte 130
Cranbury, NJ 08512
609-395-1920 (M)

A. S. COLE & SON & COMPANY
Mahlon M Thompson,
Director Emeritus
Christine Thompson, Manager
“Your Golden Rule Funeral Home”
609-655-3600  (M)

GEORGE CONLEY , IV
Electrical Contractor
All Types  of Work
47-H Station Rd.
Cranbury, NJ 08512
609-395-0513

DANSER & BLOOM
Alan Danser & Arthur Danser
190 Plainsboro Rd.
Cranbury, NJ 08512  (M)

THE ELMS OF CRANBURY
61 Maplewood Ave
Cranbury, NJ 08512

1ST CONSTITUTION BANK
Rte 130
Cranbury, NJ 08512
609-655-4500

1ST CONSTITUTION BANK
Elaine Homoky, Br. Mgr.
74 North Main St
Cranbury, NJ 08512
(M)

HAGERTY
PLANT & GARDEN CENTER
Judson Hagerty & Monty Hagerty
Cranbury, NJ 08512
609-0660 (M)

SUSAN M. HAGERTY
Attorney at Law
101 North Main St.
Cranbury, NJ 08512
609-655-2181

HERR’S PLUMBING &
HEATING SERVICES, INC.
Donald Herr
Cranbury, NJ 08512
609-395-0638 (M)

HUFF, MORAN AND ORRON
Attorneys at Law
Wills, Estates & Real Estate
1246 South River Rd.
Cranbury, NJ 08512  (M)

JAMIESON, MOORE, PESKIN
& SPICER, ATTORNEYS
300 Alexander Rd
Princeton, NJ 08540

RICHARD A. PAPE
Certified Public Accountant
142 Plainsboro Rd.
Cranbury, NJ 08512
609-395-0467

PAT’S DÉCOR
50 North Main St.
Cranbury, NJ 08512

PNC BANK, N.A.
Cranbury Office
32 North Main St.
Cranbury, NJ 08512
609-860-1283

SIECK-WRIGHT
FLORAL PRODUCTS
15 Bunker Hill
Cranbury, NJ 08512
609-395-0395

SHANGLE & HUNT
Complete Line of Building Materials,
Hardware & Paint
133 Broad St.
Hightstown, NJ 08620
609-448-1212

STULTS REALTY
Gordon Stults
37 North Main St.
Cranbury, NJ 08512
609-395-0444 (M)

TEDDY’S RESTAURANT
49 North Main St.
Cranbury, NJ 08512
609-395-3120

DENNIS WHITE, D.M.D.
41 North Main St.
Cranbury, NJ 08512
609-395-0764 (M)

WRIGHT TRAVEL
30 North Main St.
Cranbury, NJ 08512
609-655-4900 (M)

 

(M) = Member