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November 2014 Meeting

November Meeting is Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Topic: ZOOK Plant Tour

Zook is the leader in manufacturing rupture disks, explosion vents, and other pressure relief products. Zook has over 90 years of experience in rupture disk engineering and manufacturing. Their combined experience and expertise is unmatched in the industry.

This meeting will include a dinner followed by a plant tour. Since there will be no charge for this meeting, there will be a limited number of guests, and we will be accepting donations of non-perishable food items from members upon their arrival. These will be donated to a local food pantry.

RSVP : Space is limited – so register early. Use this form ( November Reg istration ) or contact John Kukwa at

Time: 6:00 PM Dinner/Presentation/Tour

Meal: Graciously Provided by Zook

Many thanks to hosts Charlie Rodriquez from Zook and Jeff Wilson from WM Wilson Company.

PDH: Attendees can receive 1 PDH certificate for attending the meeting.

February 2015 Meeting

February Meeting is "Student Night" and is
Thursday, February 19, 2015. Speakers will be from Maroon Group and will be at Sterle's Country Restaurant.

2014-2015 Program:

The 2014-2015 program planning is underway. Plans are for a meeting in late September, November, Student Night in February with a speaker from Maroon Group, Science Fair Awards in March, and Social Event in June. Please contact a chairperson for speaker suggestions.

Science Fair Award April 2014

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