January 23, 2021 meeting notes

Our January monthly Zoom conference was a success with 24 SABR colleagues in attendance. There were many exciting reports about Baseball Reminiscence efforts on multiple fronts. Read more about it in the meeting notes here: The next scheduled conference Zoom will be Saturday, March 6 at 4pm Eastern/1pm Pacific time. An agenda and Zoom linksContinue reading “January 23, 2021 meeting notes”

Jim Kenton receives Hornsby Chapter’s lifetime achievement award

At their November 21 monthly chapter meeting, the Rogers Hornsby Chapter of SABR (serving central and south Texas) recognized Jim Kenton’s achievements in leading the implementation and promotion of baseball reminiscence programs – both in Texas and nationally. Jim was presented with the chapter’s Rajah Award for lifetime achievement. For more information, visit the HornsbyContinue reading “Jim Kenton receives Hornsby Chapter’s lifetime achievement award”

Nov. 7 Meeting Summary

Twenty-three SABR Baseball Reminiscence group members and guests attended the November 7, 2020 group Zoom conference. This was the second general meeting of the new chartered community, featuring a far-ranging agenda and inspiring guest speakers. The meeting notes are here: The next general meeting will be held Saturday December 12, 2020. An agenda and ZoomContinue reading “Nov. 7 Meeting Summary”

SABR Baseball Reminiscence featured in new book

The latest release of “The Best American Sports Writing – 2020” features the L.A. Times story by Bill Plaschke about the BasebALZ program being run by SABR volunteers from the Allan Roth chapter in Los Angeles. A Publishers Weekly editorial review on the new book states: “This, the final planned entry to the Best AmericanContinue reading “SABR Baseball Reminiscence featured in new book”

Next SABR Group meeting Nov. 7

Our next SABR Baseball Reminiscence group meeting will be Saturday, November 7 at 4pm Eastern; 3pm Central; 2pm Mountain; 1pm Pacific Time. The planned agenda is: * Introductions* Progress reports (what’s been happening since our October call)* Perspective from Anne Oh, program manager at Alzheimer’s L.A. on value of these programs* Caregiver’s perspective – StephenContinue reading “Next SABR Group meeting Nov. 7”