A call to members, BE A VOLUNTEER!
some interesting opportunities.
Click the "BE A VOLUNTEER" button on the left.
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.
Westgate Branch 125 meets on the 3rd
Tuesday of each month at the Three Flames Restaurant.
1547 Meridian Ave.,
San Jose, CA 95126
11:00AM - Lunch at noon
Kovaleski is Chief Investigative Reporter at NBC Bay Area KNTV. His
work over more than two decades has been honored with numerous awards for
journalism including his 24 Emmy Awards for writing, investigative reporting,
live reporting and journalistic enterprise. His reporting and investigations
have been featured on CNN, ABC's ood Morning America, ABC's "20/20" and CNN's
"Larry King Live. " Recent/ current investigations of interest will be
Gary Shrader, Host
"MAKING GOLF EASIER" - William (BILL) Menkemeller is a PGA Professional in
Santa Clara, CA. The PGA of America comprises 27,000 men and women professionals
with one singular goal in mind to make the game of golf more enjoyable for you.
He is with the PGA Class A Teaching Program.
Clara County Assessor Larry spoke at the Aug. 18 Luncheon on the topic
“Updates on Property Taxes, Real Estate Markets and Proposition 13.” Stone was
elected to County Assessor in 1994 and previously served on the Sunnyvale City
Council, including two terms as Mayor, for more than 16 years. With 1.8 million
people, Santa Clara County is the 17th largest county in the U.S. and includes
15 cities and towns. His talk was chockfull of data and statistics that
illustrated the reasons for the real-estate boom in our area. He answered
several questions relating to Prop 13.
Rosenbaum, Program Committee
Our Westgate Branch #125 in San Jose has 179 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
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.