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Halo Club Dinner

October 16, 2008 Honoring immediate Past President Ted Nygreen
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Every year the past presidents of the Rotary Club of White Plains (aka "Halo Club") organize a dinner meeting to honor (or roast) the immediate past president and induct him/her into the Halo Club.

This year Ted Nygreen was inducted on Thursday, October 16, 2008.

The only guests were Ted's father, Glen, and wife Nancy. All others seen here are members of RCWP.
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Andy Morzello made a wonderful PowerPoint reviewing Ted's life
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Paul Katz, Harry Bright

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Mike Baker, Tina Mancuso

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Glen Nygreen, Andy Morzello with Past President Ted
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Standing: Bill Fishman, Antonio Rosamilia, Charlie Goldberger, Bob Lapp; Seated: Barbara Bel, Paul Bergins, Hélène Mogridge
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The "RCU Girls" sang a song to Ted, appropriately with their keyboards
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Former club presidents with their halos on
(Rich Scanlan, presiding)
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IPP Ted watches as Halo members decide whether to induct him into their club
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Jo Falcone, Elena Tax, Tricia Laine, Georgene Mongarella
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Once inducted, Ted speaks to the audience

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Bill Van Vlack, Ralph Penny, Bob Lapp

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Rich Scanlan, Andy Morzello, Harry Bright, John Ramsdell, Nick Wolff, Jo Falcone, Karl Milde
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Lots of Halo members

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Newly inducted Ted Nygreen speaks

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Glen Nygreen, Dorila Misquiero

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Karl Milde, Barbara Bel

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Collette Gotte gets a hug from Harry Bright
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Ted Nygreen with his teddy-bear and personal tribute poem written by Georgene Mongarella
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Nygreen family enjoying the proceedings
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PDG Glen Nygreen with his halo

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A more serious Ted Nygreen

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A never-serious Jo Falcone

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From the life history PowerPoint, a picture of little Teddy
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John Magaletti, Alan Lowenfels

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Paul Katz and Glen Nygreen in the halo-club processional line
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President Georgene Mongarella gets a hug from Ted -- she made the evening a fabulous success!

The "RCS Girls" wrote a song...
Here are the lyrics.


Georgene wrote a poem to Ted
Here it is. . .


The evening's PROGRAM
(for the record)


If you'd like to see Andy Morzello's PowerPoint of Ted Nygreen's life, you can download this huge 40MB file;
it is a .PPT file (compatible with the old Office 2003). Click here to download Teddy.ppt

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