Meeting Schedule

1st, 3rd, 5th Tuesday 12:00-1:00pm
Beef 'O' Brady's - Private Room
300 Cypress Gardens Blvd SE, Winter Haven, FL 33880

2nd & 4th week of each month is a happy hour networking social on Wednesday 5:00-7:00pm. 2nd week is at Grove Roots Brewing Co. 4th week is traveling venue with varying each month. Check the calendar for locations and specials.

Newcomers and visitors are welcome. Check the meeting schedule below for programs and locations as occasional meetings are held at local nonprofits or businesses who wish to host lunch tours.

Our club has speakers from the local area and beyond to share information, organizations, happenings, and events. Submit your request to be a guest speaker or program presenter by emailing

2017-2018 Lunch Program Schedule
1st, 3rd, 5th Tuesdays 12pm at Beef 'O' Brady's

10/3      The Lakeland Magic
10/17    Dr. Angela Garcia Falconetti, Polk State College
10/31    Travis Edwards, City of Winter Haven Parks & Recreation

11/7      Pete McNally, Polk County Emergency Management Director
11/21    Historic Lake Howard Downtown Oaks District

12/5      Charlie Bird, WHPD Chief
12/19    TBD


Past Key Speakers (Click to visit speaker's website)
Congressman Daniel Webster, U.S. House of Representatives FL District 10
Polk County Sheriff, Grady Judd
Polk County Supervisor of Elections, Lori Edwards
Polk County Clerk of Courts, Stacy Butterfield
Polk County Tax Collector, Joe Tedder

County Judge Bob Grode, Florida's 10th Judicial Circuit
County Judge Susan Barber, Florida's 10th Judicial Circuit
County Commission Chair Todd Dantzler, Polk District 4
County Commission Vice Chair George Lindsey, III, Polk District 1
Polk County Superintendent of Schools Kathy LeRoy*
Winter Haven City Manager Deric Feacher*
Winter Haven Police Chief Charlie Bird

Polk State College President Dr. Angela Garcia Falconetti
Miss Florida 2015, Mary Katherine Fechtel*

*Speaker has since vacated title

Past Program Topics (Click to visit program website)
Achievement Academy
Agape Food Bank
Alliance for Independence
All Saints' Academy
Anchor House Ministries, Dr. Joe Davis
BayCare - Winter Haven Hospital
Bethany Center
Big Brothers & Big Sisters
Boy Scouts of America
Central Florida Speech & Hearing Center
Citizen CPR
Citrus Center Boys & Girls Club
Citrus Connection - Polk Transit
Cypress Junction Montessori
Girls, Inc
GiveWell Community Foundation
Greater Winter Haven Chamber of Commerce
Haley Center
Head Start
Heart of Florida Yoga
Heartland for Children
Humane Society of Polk County
Immigration Law, Renee Pobjecky
Legoland Florida Resort, Adrian Jones
Main Street Winter Haven - Derry Down Project
March of Dimes
Miss Florida Scholarship Pageant
National Guard Family Day
Patient Advocates of Central Florida

Polk Academies, John Small
Polk Aviation Alliance
Polk County Schools
Polk County Sheriff Office - Crime Prevention
Polk Education Foundation, Susan Copeland
Public Education Partnership (PEP) of Winter Haven
Polk State College & Foundation
Polk State College TALON Robotics Program, Naomi Boyer

RN Patient Advocates​ of Central Florida
Six/Ten, LLC - Winter Haven developments
Summerlin Academy Lacrosse
State Attorneys Office, Brian Haas
State of the Spark, Grant Nieddu
Strawberry Festival
Tampa Electric Company (TECO)
The Mission of Winter Haven
Theatre Winter Haven Academy
United Way of Central Florida
Walkwise Florida
Winter Haven Economic Development Council
Winter Haven Police Department

Past Social Venues
Ave Bar
Bean & Grape Cafe
Cypresswood Golf & Country Club
Fire Restaurant

Gram Parsons Derry Down
Grape Expectations

Grove Roots Brewing Co.
Idle Zone
Jensen's Corner Bar
Slyce Pizza Kitchen
The Seasoned Stone
Tanners Lakeside



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