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The New Canaan Men's Club of Connecticut, welcomes men 55 and older who reside, or own property in, New Canaan, CT. Non-residents are welcome to become members as long as they are proposed by a resident member and seconded by another member. Founded in 1977, the NCMC is affiliated with the New Canaan YMCA, but individual Y membership is not necessary. NCMC membership applications are available here, at the YMCA on South Avenue or at our Friday 10 a.m. meetings at Morrill Hall at St. Mark's Church on Oenoke Ridge. Each weekly meeting features local, state and nationally known speakers. Visit the links below for the many additional activities of our NCMC members. Click on: NCMens.info to watch our video and learn more about the New Canaan Men's Club. Members are reminded that Getabout is available for rides to and from our Friday meetings. Call Getabout at 203-972-7433 one day in advance and sign up to travel with the others enjoying this service.

Unless otherwise noted, meetings are held Fridays at 10 a.m. in Morrill Hall
at St. Mark's Church on Oenoke Ridge. Directions to St. Mark's

Upcoming NCMC Speakers

June 24 Speaker Photo Robert B Fiske, Jr., local attorney, will reflect on major and timely issues based on his long career in private and public practice. He will speak about the antitrust suit against the NFL brought on by the US Football League, with the lead plaintiff being Donald Trump. Other subjects he has covered will concern the Whitewater investigation, the Three Mile Island nuclear plant accident, and the recovery of investor losses from the Madoff Ponzi scheme, and the causes of the high rate of U.S. prison incarcerations and how to remediate the problem.

July 1 Speaker Photo No Meeting - Independence Day Weekend

July 8 Speaker Photo Joe Schnierlein, Research and University Liaison for the Maritime Aquarium, will speak on the health of the Long Island Sound. He will cover the geology, environmental history and focus on the water quality changes from the early 70's and the impact with the Clean Water Act to the present. He will highlight some of the research being done on the LIS and its habitats and the impact from climate change, storms and pollution.

July 15 Speaker Photo No Meeting - Summer Break

July 22 Speaker Photo Paul L. Sirois, Chairman of Regional Hospice and Home Care in Danbury. Embracing the unquestionable philosophy of hospice care, Paul renewed his commitment to Regional as an employee in Jan. 2014, a year prior to the opening of the Center of Comfort Care and Healing. His presentation will include a hospice overview about the Center and info about RHHC's participation in the Medicare Choices Innovation Model.

July 29 Speaker Photo No Meeting - Summer Break

Aug. 5 Speaker Photo Stuart Waack has been the head golf professional at Silvermine Golf Club in Norwalk/Wilton since 1998. He is also currently the head golf coach of the Wilton High School girl's golf team. He will talk about the process of obtaining his PGA membership, his journey to be a head professional and the state of the game today.

Aug. 12 Speaker Photo No Meeting - Summer Break

Aug. 19 Speaker Photo Dr. E. Anne Peterson, AmeriCares Senior Vice President of Global Programs, directs the delivery of more than $500 million in medical aid and relief supplies to more than 90 countries each year. She oversees the organization's ongoing health programs, including its work with the uninsured in the US, its emergency response work and its global distribution of medicines and supplies. She will speak on the relief efforts provided to Syrian refugees and give an overview of AmeriCare's work done to alleviate the sufferings and what else needs to be done.

Aug. 26 Speaker Photo No Meeting - Summer Break

Sept. 2 Speaker Photo No Meeting - Labor Day Weekend


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