Retired Seattle Police Officers Association
 

RAP | Retired & Active Police

RAP meets every Thursday at 11:00 AM at the Nile Country Club, 205th & Interstate 5.

JANUARY 17, 2019

Twenty-six men and women signed in for this week’s meeting.  As 12:00 Noon approached the president noted our official bell ringer was still sitting at his table.  Our server Kassi was asked to ring the bell leading all to stand

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JANUARY 10, 2019

Following yesterday’s retired officers’ meeting, thirty men and women returned to the Nile for today’s meeting.  (Did you notice the new sign next to the meeting room?  Nice touch.

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JANUARY 3, 2019

On the first meeting of the new year, twenty-four men and women signed in to enjoy a gathering of friendship and good conversation.  Cory Ness rang the bell, Cloyd Steiger led the pledge of allegiance followed by President Nordlund calling to meeting to order.

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DECEMBER 27, 2018

Twenty-four men and women attended today’s meeting.  At 12:00 Noon Cory Ness rang the bell followed by Dave DeMoss leading the pledge of allegiance.  President Nordlund pounded the gavel and welcomed everybody.

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DECEMBER 20, 2018

Last week the day after our Christmas lunch only eleven members returned for our weekly gathering.  There was no “formal” meeting.  Everybody continued with their conversations, Paul collected $60.00 to give away.  Roy Skagen happened to hold the winning ticket number.  Today we had twenty men and women sign in.

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DECEMBER 6, 2018

For the meeting this week, twenty-four men and women signed their names in the official log book.  At 12:00 Noon Cory Ness rang the bell; Mike Severance led the pledge of allegiance followed by President Nordlund calling the gathering to order.

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NOVEMBER 29, 2018

On the first meeting after Thanksgiving twenty-five men and women signed in to enjoy friendship and good conversation.  At 12:00 Noon Cory Ness rang the bell, Ron Chapman led the pledge of allegiance and President Nordlund gaveled the meeting to order.

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NOVEMBER 8, 2018

For today’s meeting twenty-five members signed in to enjoy friendship and good conversation.  At the appropriate time Cory Ness rang the bell, President Nordlund led the pledge of allegiance and welcomed everybody.

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NOVEMBER 1, 2018

For today’s meeting twenty-four members and guests signed their name to the official logbook.  At 12:00 Noon Vice-President Green rang the bell and our server Gina led the pledge of allegiance.

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OCTOBER 25, 2018

Twenty-two R.A.P. club members signed in for today’s meeting.  Great to see Jerry Trettevik with us and a big hello to Boyd Brannan.  And another hello to Hank Gruber.  And welcome to everybody.

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OCTOBER 18, 2018

Attendance was back up to normal standards for today’s meeting when twenty-seven men and women signed the logbook.  Vice President Green rang the bell at Noon, everybody stood for the pledge of allegiance, President Nordlund pounded the gavel and welcomed all.

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OCTOBER 11, 2018

On the day after the well-attended RSPOA meeting, seventeen R.A.P. club members returned to the Nile to continue enjoying companionship and good conversation. 

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OCTOBER 4, 2018

A sunny Fall day enticed twenty-six R.A.P. club members and guest to sign in and engage in friendship and good conversation.  At 12:00 Noon the familiar sound of the club’s official bell was rung by our V.P. Bill Green.  The pledge of allegiance of led by John Capps (son of Dan Capps).

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SEPTEMBER 13, 2018

On the day after the 75th Annual Retired Officers’ Banquet, thirty-three members signed in to enjoy companionship and good conversation.  At 12:00 Noon Vice President Green rung the bell, Cloyd Steiger led the pledge of allegiance, President Nordlund gaveled the meeting to order.

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SEPTEMBER 6, 2018

For today’s meeting twenty-seven members and guests signed their names to the official log book.  Five minutes before the scheduled start time Vice President Green rang the club’s bell.  Following tradition, the crowd started to stand allowing Eric Michl to lead the pledge of allegiance.

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AUGUST 30, 2018

Twenty-four R.A.P. Club members signed in today for another weekly meeting.  All familiar faces in the crowd.   At 12:00 Noon Acting Vice-President Dave DeMoss rang the bell followed by Jerry Jorve leading the pledge of allegiance.  President Nordlund gaveled the meeting to order.

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AUGUST 23, 2018

Twenty-nine members and guests signed in for this week’s meeting.  Good to see Hank Gruber in the crowd.  Also, Burnie Kuerschner and his wife Joyce are with us.

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AUGUST 16, 2018

For today’s meeting twenty-eight members and guests signed the log book.  Kathy Ness handed out her delicious chocolate chips cookies for all to enjoy and at 12:00 Noon Cory rang the bell.  President Nordlund led the pledge of allegiance then called the meeting to order.

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AUGUST 9, 2018

On the day after a well-attended RSPOA meeting thirty men and women returned to the Nile to enjoy friendship and good conversation.  Cory Ness rang the club’s bell, our country was honored by reciting the pledge of allegiance,

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JULY 26, 2018

In the middle of a summer heat wave, today twenty-seven members signed in to enjoy another weekly meeting.  At 12:00 Noon Cory Ness rang the club’s bell,

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JULY 12, 2018

Thirty members signed in today for the weekly R.A.P. Club meeting.  As 12:00 Noon approached the crowd started to stir anticipating the ringing of the bell. 

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JULY 5, 2018

On the day following the 4th of July celebration, twenty-two members signed in for the weekly meeting.  At 12:00 Noon Vice-President Green rang the club’s bell, Past-President Ron Chapman led the pledge of allegiance,

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JUNE 21, 2018

On this first day of summer attendance was down a little.  Twenty-three men and women signed their name to the official log book to engage in friendship and good conversation.

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JUNE 14, 2018

On the day after the RSPOA meeting, twenty-eight men and women returned to the Nile to attend our weekly meeting.  At 12 Noon Cory Ness rang the club’s bell.  Everybody stood (no kneeling allowed) to recite our country’s pledge of allegiance.

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JUNE 7, 2018

Today the weekly meeting returned to the Red Room where thirty-three men and women signed the logbook to engage in friendship and good conversation.  At straight-up Noon our Vice President Bill Green rang the club’s bell followed by the pledge of allegiance led by President Nordlund.

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MAY 31, 2018

Today thirty-three R.A.P. Club members and guests gathered in the Gold Room at the Nile to enjoy another weekly meeting.  At straight up Noon Cory Ness rang the club’s official bell, Jim Fisk led the pledge of allegiance followed by President Nordlund calling to meeting to order.

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MAY 24, 2018

Another nice Spring day brought thirty R.A.P. club members to the Nile to enjoy another meeting friendship and good conversation.  At straight-up noon Cory Ness again had the honor of ringing the club’s bell.  Cloyd Steiger led the pledge of allegiance and President Nordlund gaveled the meeting to order.

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MAY 17, 2018

A nice crowd of thirty men and women attended today’s meeting.  Cory Ness had the honor of ringing the club’s bell and at 12:00 Noon the familiar sound was heard throughout the room.  John Guich led the pledge of allegiance.  President Nordlund gaveled the meeting to order and welcomed all those in attendance.

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MAY 10, 2018

On the day following the monthly retired officers’ meeting, twenty-three men and women made the drive back to the Nile for today’s R.A.P. get together.  As straight up Noon approached Vice President Green readied himself to ring the club’s bell.  Upon hearing the familiar sound, the crowd stood to recite our country’s pledge of allegiance led by President Nordlund.

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MAY 3, 2018

Another warm Spring day greeted thirty-one R.A.P. club members who signed the official log book to enjoy another week of friendship and good conversation.  After Vice President Green rang the bell and the crowd stood to recite our country’s pledge of allegiance, President Nordlund gaveled the meeting to order.

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APRIL 19, 2018

In the absence of the command staff (who were playing golf in the Spring Scramble at North Shore Golf Course under bright, sunny, warm skies) Cory and Kathy Ness led this week’s meeting.

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APRIL 12, 2018

On the day after the monthly retired officers’ meeting, twenty-six R.A.P. club members made the drive back to the Nile for the weekly meeting.  Once again at 12:00 Noon, Cory Ness had the honor of ringing the club’s bell.  President Nordlund proudly led the pledge of allegiance then called the meeting to order.

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APRIL 5, 2018

On the first day of the 82nd Masters Golf Tournament, twenty-three men and women signed the log book to enjoy the weekly gathering of friendship and good conversation.  At 12:00 noon Cory Ness had the honor of ringing the club’s bell.  Newly appointed President Nordlund led the group in reciting our country’s pledge of allegiance.

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MARCH 29, 2018

On the opening day of the Mariner’s 41st season, twenty-three men (no women) signed the official log book.  As 12:00 Noon approached Merv Henderson readied himself to ring the club’s bell.  Treasurer Nordlund led the pledge of allegiance.  President Pote had a family emergency that prevented him attending today’s meeting.

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MARCH 22, 2018

For this week’s meeting thirty men and women signed the log book.  Once again Cory Ness had the honor of ringing the club’s bell followed by President Pote leading those in attendance in reciting our country’s pledge of allegiance.

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MARCH 15, 2018

On the day after the RSPOA meeting, bright sunny skies greeted the twenty-six men and women who signed in to enjoy another R.A.P. meeting.  At straight-up noon Cory Ness rang the club’s official bell.  President Pote led the pledge of allegiance.

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MARCH 1, 2018

A good turn-out for today’s meeting.  Thirty-six men and women signed in to enjoy companionship and good conversation.  At straight up Noon Vice President Merv Henderson sounded the club’s bell followed by our country’s pledge of allegiance...

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FEBRUARY 22, 2018

This morning woke up to snow and freezing temperatures.  Twenty-three men and women braved the conditions to attend the weekly R.A.P. meeting.  At straight-up Noon, Jim Campbell rang the club’s bell followed by President Pote leading the pledge of allegiance. 

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FEBRUARY 15, 2018

For this week’s meeting thirty-one members and guests signed their names to the official log book.  Today Cory Ness had the honor of ringing the club’s bell.  And next to the bell were chocolate cookies made by Kathy to celebrate Cory’s birthday.

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JANUARY 18, 2018

A nice crowd of thirty-two men and women signed in to enjoy another week of friendship and good conversation.  For today’s meeting John Guich had the honor of ringing the club’s bell.  President Pote led the pledge of allegiance.

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JANUARY 11, 2018

Twenty-nine men and women braved the heavy rain fall to enjoy another week of companionship and good conversation.  At straight-up Noon Jim Campbell rang the club’s bell followed by President Pote leading everybody in reciting our country’s pledge of allegiance.

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JANUARY 4, 2019

For the first meeting of the new year there was an overflow crowd of men and women enjoying friendship and good conversation.  Today Cloyd Steiger had the honor of ringing the club’s official bell.  President Pote then led the crowd in reciting our country’s Pledge of Allegiance.

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