SIR WESTGATE BRANCH 125 - SAN JOSE, CA.


SIR Branch 125 Home Page San Jose, CA

 

HOME
OFFICERS
ACTIVITIES
GOLF
MONTHLY BULLETIN
PHOTO GALLERY
HONORARY AWARDS
BE A VOLUNTEER
ARCHIVES

GO OFF SITE TO:

SIR HAPPENINGS

SIR STATE

SIR STATE GOLF 

NCGA GOLF

BOWLING

   


 

A call to members, BE A VOLUNTEER!

 

Text Box: What We Are About
Sons  In  Retirement (SIR) is a nonprofit public benefit corporation for retired men, devoted to the promotion of independence and dignity of retirement.  SIR's purpose is to assist men in renewing former friendships and provide opportunities to make new friends through association with other retirees.

The only requirement for membership is that a man be retired and sponsored by an active member.
Membership shall be open to men retired from fulltime gainful occupation, regardless of age, race, color or religion.
 

 

Look at some interesting opportunities.

Click the "BE A VOLUNTEER" button on the left.


Monthly Luncheon

Date

Luncheon Speaker/Event

January

Ed Hirshfield - Verticle Take Off Vehicles

February

RYAN FARB | Director of Rules & Competitions

Northern California Golf Association

March

Dr. Saad A. Shakir, MD

April

TBA

May

TBA

June

TBA

July

TBA

August

TBA

September

TBA

October

TBA

November

TBA

December

TBA

Westgate Branch 125 meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at the

        Three Flames Restaurant.

        1547 Meridian Ave., San Jose, CA 95126

                Executive Board Meeting 10:00AM

              Fellowship Hour 11:00AM - Lunch at noon


March Meeting:

Dr. Saad A. Shakir, MD is a Neuro-psychiatrist in the San Francisco Bay Area. He is board-certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in medicine, Neurology and Psychiatry. 

He is President of California Trans-cranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) Society and member of The International TMS Society.  Dr. Shakir, co-founded the Iraqi Medical Sciences Association (IMSA-USA), participating in medical missions, education, and reunions. They are a nonprofit association, organized to help the plight of people in developing countries.

 

Dr. Shakir graduated from Baghdad University medical school, completed his residency training at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital and Medical Center.  He served as Chief Resident and a clinical faculty member. and Emeritus of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine at Stanford University School of Medicine and most recently as a clinical associate professor of psychiatry and behavioral medicine

 

Dr.Shakir will be discussing innovative developments in brain science that are very relevant to the issue of aging and cognition.

 

February Meeting:

RYAN FARB | Director of Rules & Competitions, NCGA

Ryan, who is in his 10th year with the NCGA,  discussed the new Local Rule, the USGA just announced, that is very player friendly and the Rules affiliated with it. He also gave us some pace of play pointers.

 

January Meeting:

Ed Hirshfield - Member SIR Branch 125

Ed Hirshfield spoke about A System to Alleviate Congestion on our Highways. He has been working on a vertical take-off vehicle for the past five years and has been issues two provisional U.S. patents, the first in 2014 and the second in 2016. He described how he designed the system, the specifications and how it provides solutions. He also summarized the progress to date. The system should be affordable to almost everyone to provide door to door service. Ed is a trained physicist who worked as a Communications System Engineer for more than 50 years.

 

 


Membership Opportunity

Our Westgate Branch #125 in San Jose has 174 members and we are continuing to add new members.  Some of the benefits of joining our SIR's organization:

1. No initial or annual membership fees.

2. Excellent monthly luncheon meetings, including Top-Quality speakers, for only $18.

3. Weekly (pre-scheduled) golf and bowling throughout the year.  Also, additional out-of-area tournaments.

4. Special events including Christmas luncheon and Golf & BBQ (with spouses), picnics, local tours, professional sports, etc.

5. Information for domestic and international travel.

6. Special interest groups for those interested in computers, card games, etc.

7. Look at our ACTIVITIES, MONTHLY BULLETIN and HISTORY pages for more information about our branch.

Basically, we offer you a chance to HAVE FUN with a FUN-LOVING GROUP of retirees.

MAYBE YOU WOULD LIKE TO ATTEND A LUNCHEON, WHICH WE WILL PAY FOR, THEN DECIDE LATER IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BECOME A MEMBER. If interested, Please call me, Larry Peck, at (408)269-1179. I would like to be your "Guest Sponsor" at one of our luncheons.


Contacts:
 
Membership Information

Webmaster

Hit Counter

 

[ HOME ] OFFICERS ] ACTIVITIES ] GOLF ] MONTHLY BULLETIN ] PHOTO GALLERY ] HONORARY AWARDS ] BE A VOLUNTEER ] ARCHIVES ]