Club celebrates year with a grand finale!!!!!

Anniversary. The Exchange Club of Greater Newburyport celebrates 40 years of serving the community.

The Exchange Club of Greater Newburyport celebrates 40 years of serving the community.

A most pleasant summer evening was spent at the West Newbury home of member and incoming president Joe Murphy on June 21 as we inducted a new member, installed a slate of officers and presented a college scholarship.

President Claudette Beerman inducted her fiancé, Chris Allen, as our newest member – our twentieth. President Claudette Beerman inducted her fiancé, Chris Allen, as our newest member – our twentieth.

Welcome. President Claudette Beerman, new Past N.E. District President Tony “The Bear” Fusco officiated at the installation of officers and board members. He then distributed president’s pins from his 2000-01 administrative year, plus blue ribbon pins.

Betrothed. Chris Allen and Claudette Betrothed. Chris Allen and Claudette Beerman are to married July 23 at the Blue Ocean in Salisbury.

2016-2017 Club Board and Officers Past N.E. District President Tony “The Bear” Fusco officiated at the installation of officers and board members. He then distributed president’s pins from his 2000-01 administrative year, plus blue ribbon pins.

It’s Official. President Joe Murphy receives It’s Official. President Joe Murphy receives his new pin from wife Beverly as officers and members of the new board look on.

 

Jane Collins, the club presented a $1,000 college scholarship to Pentucket senior Ryan Depaolo, who will be attending UNH in the fall. Club Member Jane Collins and President Claudette Beerman presented the club $1,000 college scholarship to Pentucket senior Ryan Depaolo, who will be attending UNH in the fall.

Appreciation. Immediate Past President Appreciation. Immediate Past President Claudette Beerman shows her desk clock inscription – “Thanks for all the fun!”

Relaxation. Mary Sortal joins Jim and Susan Noyes as guests enjoy a casual dining experience in the Murphy back yard. Relaxation. Mary Sortal joins Jim and Susan Noyes as guests enjoy a casual dining experience in the Murphy back yard.

Lord of the Manor. President Joe Murphy shows guest Jim Noyes an overview of his vast back yard. Lord of the Manor. President Joe Murphy shows guest Jim Noyes an overview of his vast back yard.

Grill Master. Member Kieran Joyce prepares Grill Master. Member Kieran Joyce prepares the chicken and steak tips while guests munch on pot luck hors d’oeuvres.

First Couple. Dawn and Tony Fusco survey the scene after the installation of new officers and board members. First Couple. Dawn and Tony Fusco survey the scene after the installation of new officers and board members.

Conversation. Spouse Nancy Deane joins member Patti McGrath for some social time under the Murphy pergola. Conversation. Spouse Nancy Deane joins member Patti McGrath for some social time under the Murphy pergola.

Camaraderie. Members Barbara Griffith and Stu Deane share a moment during the 40th Greater Newburyport installation of officers. Camaraderie. Members Barbara Griffith and Stu Deane share a moment during the 40th Greater Newburyport installation of officers.