Our charter: A Jewish men's social club dedicated to camaraderie, good food and dynamic speakers
The Harding Club: since 1923, a Jewish social club for men interested in Camaraderie, Community, Philanthropy and Jewish Culture
Many Harding Club members are enjoying warm weather in
Others are enjoying weather a slight bit warmer in
southern climes such as Florida and Arizona.
Because of the large number of members who have gone
south for slightly better weather, our Poughkeepsie
stalwarts are too few in number to justify a February
Therefore, there will be no meeting on February 17 as
The Chinese Dinner scheduled for that date will hopefully
A highlight of the year happened on December 9, when
Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro spoke at our
The meeting took place at the Hyde Park Cappola's Italian
restaurant. A feast of fine Italian food was followed by a
special talk in which a very busy County Executive spoke on
a wide variety of topics affecting every county resident.
He reported that economic growth in the county is on the
upswing, and he claimed, with no bias, that his policies are
largely responsible for that growth.
HERE'S A RUNDOWN OF SOME RECENT EVENTS:
Elaine Hayes, Executive Director of the
Mount Gulian Historic Site,
spoke at the September 30, 2015 meeting.
The site has been in use since the Revolutionary War.
All were thrilled to see Martin dressed in a uniform from
the era, wielding a musket!!
The October 15, 2015 meeting, held at the Italian Center,
featured Dr. Alison Nohara, a neurosurgeon from
Vassar Brothers Medical Center.
In a popular husband and wife event, she spoke on
new procedures to treat stroke patients.
Rabbi Eliazar Langer of the Congregtion Schomre Israel
gave the club an inspiring presentation at the
September 9, 2015, meeting, which was held at the
At the November 4, 2015, meeting,
Julie and David Gorlewski,
Professors of Education at
SUNY New Paltz, discussed the Common
Core controversy. Their talk was
Complicating the Common Core."
A very lively discussion about this
very relevant topic followed their
On November 18, member Les Muldodrf
spoke about Jewish traditions
concerning Chevra Kaddisha.
Stay tuned for information about
upcoming meetings and speakers
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