Members of the Burbank Civitan Club hosted the last dance of the BCR — “a place to grow” school year at McCambridge Park on June 12. More than 100 people were served Vittorio’s Pizza, cookies and beverages. As part of the festivities, Civitan Club President Elaine Paonessa Elaine Paonessa and President-elect David Holland presented BCR board of trustees member Pam Roldan with a check for $1,000. The Civitan Club has long been a supporter of BCR.
Helping to keep the evening running smoothly were members of the BCR administrative staff. There to provide assistance were the following Civitan members and guests Joan Newbro, Dee Dee Ruhlow, Shari Epstein, David Escobar and past Presidents Randy Garcia, Richard Bertain and Morey Goodstein. Also present were Bobbie Garcia, Rosemarie Holland, Kelly Bertain and sons, Jordan and Jackson Bertain.
The club’s annual Baseball Jamboree was June 20 at George Izay Park. The parade of gaily decorated trucks carrying as many as 1,000 Hap Minor League baseball players preceded a fun day of competitions and hot dogs.