April Program 2015
Program Chair: Martin (Mac) McMorrow Past President
Friday – April 3
No Meeting – Good Friday Holiday
Friday – April 10
Speaker: Bill "Noodle" Leary PE. Marine Engineer Retired
Title: “Man Against the Sea “
In 2014 Bill skippered his 35 foot sailboat Moku Pe'a on an 8,000 nautical mile voyage down to and through the South Pacific. Bill's talk will be related to the engineering challenges presented to a sailor faced with battling the Golden Goddess the Sea. The talk will be of particular interest to those of us who dream of being deepwater sailors but are confined within our engineer's/architect's bodies.
Friday – April 17
Speaker: Martin J. K. McMorrow PE. Navy Engineer Retired
Title: “The Honolulu Museum of Art (AKA The Academy of Art) as seen by an Island Engineer”
Martin will discuss the history, architecture and Hawaiian art collection of the HMA as he has come to know it. He will begin with his 3rd Grade field trip in 1947 continuing to and through his 16 years as a HMA docent.
Friday – April 24
Speaker: Bob Sigall - Author Former Window Washer
Title: “The Companies We Keep 4”
Bob returns to the EAH after just completing his fourth volume of Companies We Keep. Copies now online or at better bookstores near you. A lifelong entrepreneur (he has had his own window washing company) Bob will again recount more of the fascinating history of our Hawaii Nei.
Meetings are open to all interested persons and are held every Friday (except holidays) in Downtown Honolulu. Meetings start at NOON and end PROMPTLY at 1:00 pm.
Meeting Location Map
After 65 years at the YWCA, In 2009 EAH had to relocate our meeting location.
All Friday meetings are in meeting room 301 in the Topa Tower (Ewa Tower) of the (old AmFac Building) 745 Fort Street Mall.
Validated Parking is available cost $2.00 (enter from Nimitz Hwy).
A complete Buffet Lunch is catered by the Mango Grill.
Lunch cost: Members $10.00; Guests $12.00; Students free.
Welcome to bring your brown bag lunch, a $2 donation is appreciated.
Ice Tea, Lemonade and water Free.
All are invited to attend. No RSVP required! See you there!
Miss a meeting? Bulletins and recordings from past meetings can be found here.
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