The Old Guard of Summit is composed of Summit area men over 50 who meet every Tuesday morning. Meetings start at 9:30 AM in the council meeting room of the New Providence Borough Hall for coffee and conversation. This is followed by a program consisting of stimulating talks by people such as past governors, politicians, Noble Prize winners, physicians, judges, professors,scientists, economists, etc. Put on your jacket and tie and attend a meeting with us.
In addition to these general meetings there are several activity groups which include golf, bridge, hiking, trips, computer help, tennis and others.
July 1 "Initiatives to Promote Entrepreneurship and Small Businesses in NJ" -Erich Peter, UCEDC In Cranford, coordinates efforts state-wide to promote entrepreneurship.
July 8 "Entrepreneurship: Case Study in Mountainside"- Jim Hewitt, PhD, J.S.Hewitt Entrepreneurship Ventures, leads a team with an intensive internship program.
July 15 "Glaucoma Awareness: Protecting Your Precious Vision" - Dr Hamed B. Lari, MD, Summit Medical Group, will speak on glaucoma's dangers and how to protect yourself.
July 22 "Pseudoscience and Scientific Philosophy" - Dr Brian Regal, Kean U., will discuss the origins of the NJ Devil in the political and religious upheavals of the 18th century.
July 29 "Highlights of Italy: Rome, Siena, Apulia and Sorrento" - Fontaine Gatti, travel agent, will present highlights of her trip, evaluate five-star hotels and show slides of Tuscany.
August Birthdays: - Bob White
A group of active men over 50 who meet every Tuesday at 9:30 AM at the New Providence Municipal Center