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14th ANNUAL LUNCHEON

Halloween In December

Sunday, December 5, 2021, at 12 pm

Boca Lago Country Club

8665 Juego Way, Boca Raton 33433

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Join us for this fabulous luncheon, where we will finally be getting together, but observing all COVID requirements. Masks required!!

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Featuring many guest speakers, including Cong. Charlie Crist

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Honoring Myra Golden Award Winner, PBC Vice-Chair Dr. Mindy Koch

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Enjoy the humor and antics of our own Dave Aronberg as Emcee

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Come wearing your favorite political character — prizes will be awarded

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Enjoy the company of all your favorite Democrats and local legislators

Individual tickets $75 (members in good standing)

New members $90 (includes club membership, 2021-2022)

Purchase your tickets by December 1

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It is with great sadness we announce the death today of General Colin L. Powell.  In his storied career he served in many theaters of war from Vietnam to Iraq.  He continued his service as the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, he was one of the only National Security advisors to serve in uniform and the first Black person to lead the State Department as George W. Bush’s Secretary of State.  He was the recipient of 2 Presidential Medals of Freedom for his unparalleled service to our nation and the world.


General Powell’s family migrated to New York from Jamaica and he was born in Harlem but grew up in the Bronx where he graduated from Morris High School.  He said he is indebted to the people of New York for his free high school education and then attended the City College of New York.  No, he never went to West Point but came through the ranks through ROTC.  When he graduated from college he was given the rank of 2nd Lieutenant which led to his legendary military career.


After retiring from public service, General Powell lectured and wanted to help at-risk children which he did through founding and then chairing the non-profit organization America’s Promise.


He is survived by his wife Alma and their 3 children.  Even through his foibles and missteps we will long remember the honored service this patriotic American gave to our country.
 

Covid vaccination infomation

Go to the Palm Beach Health Care District website - http://vaccine.hcdpbc.org/ to request a vaccine appointment.  Fill out the form.  There are two items to be aware of:

- You will need to bring photo identification such as driver's license, passport, or identification card for age validation.

- You will need an email address to get an appointment.  (If you do not have an email account, a free email account can be setup through services such a gmail or Yahoo and then monitor the account.)

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