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Independence 2014

July 27, 2014 Leave a comment

Spanish American Club held Independence Celebration

By Herman Santa

Members of The Spanish American Club, Inc. hosted the Annual Independence Celebration on Saturday, July 26 at the Disabled American Veteran’s Club in Port St. Lucie.  The evening stated with a cocktails, birthday celebration, door prizes and ended with dancing to the music. After the raffles, our entertainer, D.J. José Ramírez played “Happy Birthday” song for members and their guests who were celebrating their birthdays during the month of July. among them were: Carmen Nieves, Annie Borras and Ron Bryson. Raffle winners were: Manny Carcel, Evie Cardona, Linda Manzanares Nancy Rozon and Ron Bryson.

A big thank to our board members who coordinated the event. A special thank to all the members and their guests who attended and bought tickets for the raffles. If you happened to miss this event, plans are currently underway for the “Annual Luau Party” to take place at the same place on August 30th.  Reservations are required. For more information, please contact the president of the club, Carlos Bonet, at c.bonet@aol.com. For more information, visit http://www.spanishamericanclubinc.org.

Photo # 1 From left: Rosana Parra, Nancy Rozon, Linda Manzanares, Martha Gonzalez, Ligia Bernas and Fe Valderuten

Photo #2 From left: D.J. José Ramirez, Carmen Nieves, Annie Borras and Ron Bryson

Photo # 3 From left: Manny Carcel, Evie Cardona, Linda Manzanares, Nancy Rozon and Ron Bryson

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Father’s Day 2014

July 5, 2014 Leave a comment

Spanish American Club members celebrate fathers Day

By Herman Santa

On Saturday, June 28, the Spanish American Club, Inc. members celebrated traditional father’s Day Dinner Dance at the Disabled American Veterans Club in Port St. Lucie.  We began the evening with cocktails and then enjoyed a delicious buffet catered by members of the club. The meal consisted of salad, bread, pulled pork, rice, black beans, dessert and coffee. During the dinner, master of ceremonies and president of the club, Carlos Bonet, welcomed everyone to the party and gave an update of the status of the club.

After the dinner, entertainer D.J. José Ramírez played a Father’s Day song and a Happy Birthday song for members and their guests who were celebrating their birthdays during the month of June, among them were: Dinah Herrera, Alicia Abbate, Vicky Rodríguez, Cecilia Pulido, Unidentified Guest, José Alvarado and Maite Peterson.  The highlight of the night were the Uruguayan tango singer Carlos Meneses who sang “Cuesta Abajo” and D.J. José Ramírez who sang a few beautiful songs at the end of the evening. It was an evening filled with laughs, food, dancing and raffles. Raffle winners were: Naomi Koch, Joe Abbate, Alicia Abbate, Julieta Green and María López. 50/50 winners were: Maite Peterson, Nancy Rozón, Ron Bryson and Isa Bryson.

A big thank to our members who prepared the Latin buffet. Among them, Millie Asencio, Melissa Bonet, Yvonne Bonet and Vivian Megaro. A special thank to all the members and their guests who attended and bought tickets for the raffles.  The board is planning the next dance on Saturday, July 26, 2014 which will also be held at the Disabled American Veterans Hall. Reservations are required. For more information, please contact the president of the club, Carlos Bonet, at c.bonet@aol.com. For more information, visit http://www.spanishamericanclubinc.org.

Photo # 1 Naomi Koch, Joe Abbate, Alicia Abbate, Julieta Green and Maria Lopez

Photo #2 Dinah Herrera, Alicia Abbate, Vicky Rodriguez, Cecilia Pulido, Gilbert Paredes, Jose Alvarado and Maite Peterson

Photo #3 Maite Peterson, Nancy Rozon, Ron Bryson and Isa Bryson

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