Archive

Archive for April, 2019

Dominoes 2019

April 29, 2019 Leave a comment

Spanish American Club Annual picnic

By Herman Santa

The Spanish American Club, Inc. members celebrated their annual picnic at Jensen Beach Park on Hutchinson Island on Saturday, April 27. While some enjoyed the beach, others played dominoes, danced and celebrated their birthdays.

 

Photo #1 José Santiago, Mirta Zapata, Iván Guanill and Roberto Belardo

Photo # 2 Ray Matias, Cookie Santiago, Néstor Pereira and Félix Asencio

Photo # 3 Augusto Rodríguez, Rubén Alemán, Gilberto Ferri and José Echevarría

Photo # 4 Joe Colón, Lynette Crespo, Jorge Meléndez and Herman Santa

Advertisements

Picnic 2019

April 28, 2019 Leave a comment

Spanish American Club Annual picnic

By Herman Santa

The Spanish American Club, Inc. members celebrated their annual picnic at Jensen Beach Park on Hutchinson Island on Saturday, April 27. While some enjoyed the beach, others played dominoes, danced and celebrated their birthdays.

After the cook out, the members and their guests celebrated birthdays of Carlos Bonet, Carlos Mejía, Lucy Santa, Herman Santa, Millie Asencio and José Santiago with a birthday cake and song. The winners of the 50/50 raffle were, Lily Cruz, Lou Rosa and Lynette Crespo.

As usual, all of this was made possible through the hard work of our Board of Directors: President, Carlos Bonet; Vice President, Al Feliciano,; Treasurer, Josie Guadalupe, Secretary, Evelyn Carrillo; Public Relations, Vivian Megaro; Director, Nancy Rozon and Subtitute Mary Figliora, the picnic committee and other volunteers.

The nonprofit organization from Martin and St. Lucie counties was founded in 1992 and it is the oldest social, civic, benevolence and sport organization on the Treasure Coast. The mission of the club is to promote friendship and solidarity among its members and other non profit institutions of the Treasure Coast through cultural, social and civic activities and to promote the knowledge of the Spanish speaking countries, their geography, history, art and folklore.

Next event of the club has been scheduled for Saturday, May 25th to celebrate our Annual Mother’s Day Dinner Dance.  For information about the club, please contact the new president of the club, Carlos Bonet at: c.bonet@aol.com. To learn more information about the club and to read and to see more photographs of the events since 1992, visit: www.thespanishamericanclubinc.org

Spanish American Club celebra picnic anual

Por Herman Santa

El pasado sábado 27 de abril Socios, familiares y amigos del Spanish American Club, Inc. (SACI) gozaron del pasadía anual del club en la playa de Jensen Beach en Hutchinson Island.

Mientras algunos disfrutaban de la playa otros bailaron y jugaron dominoes. Después del asado se celebraron los compleaños de los socios presentes entre ellos Carlos Bonet, Dory Ortiz, Carlos Mejía, Lucy Santa, Herman Santa, Yolanda Torres, Millie Asencio y José Santiago. También se hizo la rifa del 50/50 para la beca del club. Los ganadores fueron Lily Cruz, Lou Rosa y Lynette Crespo.

Gracias a los directores del club Presidente, Carlos Bonet; Vice Presidente, Al Feliciano,; Tesorera, Josie Guadalupe, Secretaria, Evelyn Carrillo; Relaciones Públicas, Vivian Megaro; Director, Nancy Rozon y Subtituta Mary Figliora por organizar este evento tan importante para los socios del club.

El SACI es una organización sin lucro fundada en el 1992. Los socios se reunen el último sábado de cada mes en el Disabled American Veterans Hall en la ciudad de Port St. Lucie con el propósito de compartir compañerismo y bailar. En los eventos mensuales se levantan fondos para las becas estuduantiles del club y costear los evento mensuales del club.

La próxima actividad del club está planeada para celebrar “Mother Day” el sábado 25 de mayo. Reservaciones son requeridas. Personas interesadas en unirse al grupo de hispanos pueden contactar a Carlos Bonet at: c.bonet@aol.com. Para más información visiten: www.thespanishamericanclubinc.org

Photo # 1 Lily Cruz, Lou Rosa and Lynette Crespo

Photo # 2 Members and their guests enjoying the picnic

Photo # 3 Carlos Bonet, Dory Ortiz, Carlos Mejía, Lucy Santa, Herman Santa, Yolanda Torres, Millie Asencio

Photo # 4 Mirta Zapata and Sylvia Rivera

Categories: English, Español, Picnic 2019

Luau 03

April 10, 2019 Leave a comment

Luau 2003

By Herman Santa

On Saturday, January 22, 2005, the members of the Spanish American club, Inc. (SACI) were invited by Bobby and Lily Rodriguez for the monthly Get Together at the Park Edge Clubhouse in Port St. Lucie.  It was a wonderful party with a buffet, music and dancing until late at night and of course, with raffles and door prizes.  The idea of gathering members once a month has become a tradition at the Spanish American club Inc (SACI).  The welcome cocktail and the famous buffet composed by authentic ethnic food is now a part of the monthly Get Together.

Photo # 1 From left Astrid Webner, lucero Handal and José Zepeda

Photo # 2 From left Kino Velez, Jim and Maria Yeagley

Photo # 3 Carolina Weeks, Gladys Velez and Marie Andre Gomez

Categories: English, Español, Luau 2003

Mardi 2019

April 4, 2019 Leave a comment

Spanish American Club celebrates Mardi Gras

By Herman Santa

The Annual Mardi Gras Party hosted by The Spanish American Club, Inc. was celebrated on Saturday, March 30 at the Disabled American Veterans Club in Port St. Lucie.

Members and their guests enjoyed an evening of costumes, snacks, dancing, and of course, the beads. Our president Carlos Bonet updated the members about the next events and thanked every one of them for their continued support.

During a break public relations director, Vivian Megaro conducted the raffles for the door prizes, 50/50 and birthday celebration.

Member’s birthday celebration was enjoyed by all. Month of March birthday wishes to Elizabeth Bonet, Mercy Román, Dana Peterson, Luis Arroyo, Evelyn Carrillo, Jorge Lao, Giselle Maiolo, Joscelino Maiolo, Raúl Ruíz and Félix Sanabria.

Door prize winners were: Evie Cardona, Marco Peña, Pamela Peña, Christina Espinosa, Carmen Medina and Mary Figliola.

50/50 winners were: Alma Lacayo, Tobi Schelin and Zaida Concepción. After the birthday celebration and raffle drawings, everyone enjoyed the music of our talented D.J. José Ramírez.

Big thanks go to the members and their guests who bought tickets for the scholarship raffle.  And finally, many thanks to the set up and the decoration committees who did a great job.

The Spanish American Club, Inc. is a not-for-profit social organization comprised of members in Martin and St. Lucie who are dedicated to the promotion and preserve of the Hispanic heritage on the Treasure Coast. The members meet every month to socialize, dine and dance. Some members bowl every Monday at 6:00 P.M. at Saint Lucie Lanes others play a round of golf every Friday after 11:A.M. at The Saints.

Next event of the club has been scheduled for Saturday, April 27th to celebrate our Annual family Picnic.  For information about the club, please contact the new president of the club, Carlos Bonet at: c.bonet@aol.com. To learn more information about the club and to read and to see more photographs of the events since 1992, visit: www.thespanishamericanclubinc.org

El Spanish American Club celebra fiesta anual de Mardi Gras

Por Herman Santa

El pasado sábado 30 de marzo The Spanish American Club, Inc. celebró su baile anual de Mardi Gras en el Disabled American Veterans club en la ciudad de Port St. Lucie.

La fiesta fue amenizada por el D.J José Ramírez. El presidente Carlos Bonet le dieron la bienvenida a los socios y a sus invitados.  En un receso la directora de relaciones públicas Vivian megaro hizo las rifas de los premios, 50/50 y la celebraron los cumpleaños de los socios del mes de marzo Elizabeth Bonet, Mercy Román y Dana Peterson, Luis Arroyo, Evelyn Carrillo, Jorge Lao, Giselle Maiolo, Joscelino Maiolo, Raúl Ruíz and Félix Sanabria.

Ganadores de los premios fueron: Evie Cardona, Marco Peña, Pamela Peña, Christina Espinosa, Carmen Medina y Mary Figliola. Los ganadores de la rifa del 50/50 fueron: Alma Lacayo, Tobi Schelin and Zaida Concepción.

Mil gracias a los asistentes que compraron boletos para el beneficio de la beca y a los socios que donaron los premios para las rifas. También queremos agradecer a los socios que decoraron el salón, ayudaron con los set ups y se quedaron después del evento para limpiar el salón.

El Club es una corporación con fines no lucrativos y uno de los objetivos principales es promover el intercambio cultural, de idioma, geografía, costumbres, historia, arte y folklore de los paises de habla hispana. Los socios juegan golf los viernes después de las 11 de la mañana en el campo de golf The Saints y juegan bolos los lunes a las 6:00 de la noche en la bolera de Saint Lucie Lanes.

El próximo evento del club está planeado para el sábado 27 de abril para celebrar el picnic anual de los socios en la playa de Jensen Beach. Para información del club, por favor comunicarse con el presidente del club Carlos Bonet, correo electrónico: c.bonet@aol.com. Para información del club visiten: www.thespanishamericanclubinc.org

Photo # 1 (Top) Sonia Echevarría, Aida Velez, Virginia Feliciano and Pam Peña

Photo # 2 Evie Cardona, Marco Peña, Pamela Peña, Christina Espinosa, Carmen Medina, Mary Figliola y Vivian Megaro

Photo # 3 Elizabeth Bonet, Mercy Román y Dana Peterson

Photo # 4 Alma Lacayo, Tobi Schelin and Zaida Concepción

Categories: English, Español, Mardi 2019