Sunday, September 7, 2008

DRPO Golf Tourny

Hello All: Hope this finds you far flung golfers and your families all doing well. The DRPO has had one of its best years yet in fund raising and building projects started and completed. We are finally showing the kind of progress all of our work and your support merits. Thanks to all of you who've been there for the Refuge over the years.

One of our biggest fund raisers continues to be the annual golf tourny. This is an invite and appeal to join us once again...or for the first time...for a day of good fun for a good cause. The tournament this year is again at Knollwood CC in Granada Hills, 12040 Balboa Blvd, OCTOBER 3, CHECK IN AT 1100, TEE OFF AT 1300 ( 1 PM ). $125 for everything...cart, balls, lunch, awards dinner. Hope you can join us.

My foursome is I'm not asking you to sacrifice your score by playing with the likes of me, and you can pull together one that might actually have a chance.

To play, send entries to : Ann Brunzell 221 N Figueroa St. Suite 550, LA CA 90012. For more info, contact Ann at 661 406 6399, or 213 202 5487, or via email at I'm avail via email or at 626 484 2205. Hope to see you there.

Gary Brennan.

PS: Cara: Get this to Gary Dimkitch please!
You out of towners....this is just in case you're in town.
Al Michelena: please forward to Jim Rupert, thanks.

Friday, September 5, 2008

Emerald Society Announcements and Reminders

Fellow Emeralds,

Here are some announcements and reminders for our future events provided in a chronological order...

1. The 5th Annual Celtic Arts Center Concert will be held at the Ford Amphitheater on Saturday, September 6th at 8:00PM. The opening act will be our Los Angeles Police Emerald Society Pipes and Drums to be followed by "The Wicked Tinkers", "Finn MacCool, and "Slugger O'Toole"! It promises to be a wonderful night of Irish music so come on out and have a great time with friends celebrating and supporting Celtic culture, music and our Band! Ticket info is available at or Date: 9/6 Time: 8:00 PM Place: Ford Amphitheater across form the Hollywood Bowl on Cahuenga Bl. off the 101 Hollywood Fwy or 2580 Cahuenga Bl, East Hollywood, CA to be exact!

2. 9-11 Tribute to the Heroes at Dodger Stadium: The Los Angeles Dodgers will be honoring our law enforcement, firefighter and armed forces heroes in a pre-game ceremony. The game is set for 1:10PM on Sunday, 9/7 and the Dodgers will be hosting the Arizona Diamondbacks with both teams locked in an exciting struggle to the finish in NL West! Our Los Angeles Police Emerald Society Pipes and Drums will be there to open the ceremony so come on out to support the heroes and the home team! For more details contact me or Pipe Major Scott Walton at

3. Inland Empire Emerald Society Pub Crawl: On Saturday September 13th the Inland Empire Emerald Society will be hosting a 2008 Pub Crawl. Pubs to be visited will be the Auld Dubliner in Riverside, Finn McCool's in Santa Monica, Gallagher's in Long Beach, Killarneys in Huntington Beach, Shamrock Pub and Grill in Newport beach, the Harp Inn in Costa Mesa, and Killarneys in Riverside. Proceeds form the Pub Crawl will benefit the Fallen Officers memorial Fund! This is a great event and I encourage all our members to get out and participate with our Inland Empire Brothers and Sisters! More info and ticket info is available at under events or you can contact President Ken Jamieson at(909) 821-9868. Slainte!

That's it for now..Stay tuned for more announcements, events and reminders!

Steve Saletros
Los Angeles Police Emerald Society