Hello San Diego Notre Dame Family!
It was great seeing so many of you at this week’s student sendoff picnic — what an enjoyable time that was! While the end of July is rapidly approaching, we’re going to squeeze in a few things before it’s over … read below for the details.
NDP Networking Lunch
Friday, July 25th, 12:00pm-1:00pm
Sheraton La Jolla (Shooters Bar & Grill), 3299 Holiday Ct, La Jolla, CA 92037
Please RSVP to: Bekki Miske ’03 at firstname.lastname@example.org
Interested in meeting some local Notre Dame professionals in San Diego? Come join us at our next NDP lunch event Feel free to forward the invite to anyone else you think may be interested in attending. The more, the merrier – Go Irish!
Universal Notre Dame Night with University Provost Dr. Thomas Burish
Thursday, July 31st, 6pm
Tom Ham’s Lighthouse Restaurant (2150 Harbor Island Dr, San Diego)
Tickets: $55.00 regular / $40 young alumni ($5 off with 2014 Membership Promotion Code)
Please Register by Thursday, July 24th at: http://sandiego.undclub.org/UNDNight2014
Speaker: Dr. Thomas G. Burish, Provost, The University of Notre Dame (bio)
Dr. Thomas Burish, University Provost, will be traveling to San Diego to give us his first-hand perspective on what’s going on back on campus. This year, we’ve managed to secure another great venue at a very reasonable meal price — for $55 (or $40 for young alumni) you can enjoy a fantastic meal with your fellow domers, while you enjoy hearing about what’s going on back on campus from the University’s second ranking officer. This coat-and-tie event will start with an opening social hour with provided appetizers and a cash bar. Full details & registration instructions are on the event page: http://sandiego.undclub.org/UNDNight2014.
Club Board of Directors Meeting
Our July 2014 Club Board Meeting will take place as usual on the last Tuesday of the month, July 29th at 6:30pm. If you’re interested in participating, or just want to see what the Club is going to be doing in the next few months, we welcome you to join us. (oh yes, and there’s free pizza!). Our Board Meetings take place just west of I-5 and south of Del Mar Heights Rd. If you’re interested, e-mail President Adrian Cyhan at email@example.com and he’ll send you detailed directions.
Senior Alumni Luncheon
Thursday, August 7th, 1130 – Social gathering, 1200 – Lunch
Lomas Santa Fe Country Club (1505 Lomas Santa Fe Drive, Solana Beach)
Lunch Cost: $18.00 (Tip and Tax included)
Please RSVP to: Frank Whitton ’56 at 760-438-9400 (to ensure enough tables and lunch)
Speaker: Ted Owen, President and CEO Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce.
Mr. Owen will speak on the mission of the Chamber of Commerce and its importance to the Small Business Community. Originally from South Bend, Mr. Owen joined the Marine Corps as a PFC and was a combat photographer during Vietnam era. Mr. Owen ultimately retired from the Marine Corps as a Colonel. He is very prominent in the San Diego Business Community and held in high regard by all.
San Diego Catholic Adult Community Events
The San Diego Catholic Adult Community (http://sandiegocac.org/) organizes a huge number of events in town, segmented by young adults, adults, and seniors. They offer a mailing list for each group which will send you updates on a regular basis (see their web page for more). A sampling of the great events coming up:
- Young Adult (to age 39) Beer Tasting at Alesmith (Friday July 25th) RSVP at their Facebook Invitation: https://www.facebook.com/events/878527762174258/
- Young Adults, “Theology on Tap” (Monday August 4th) — Join other young adults (18-39 years old) single and married for food, fellowship and great speakers at Off Shore Tavern.
- Adults (35+) Summer Social Potluck and Beer/Wine Tasting Sat July 26th at Our Mother of Confidence Parish. Details & RSVP here: https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07e9l7lo0n64dcbdd5&oseq=&c=&ch=
Have a fantastic mid-summer week!
Ken Stimeling ’90
The Notre Dame Club of San Diego