1st Wednesday of each month. Elks Club - 150 Jewell St. Santa Cruz. (Across from Santa Cruz Memorial Cemetery, off Ocean/Graham Hill) Lunch at 11:45 AM.

The BEC (Branch Executive Committee) meets at 10:00AM prior to each luncheon to discuss branch business. Any member interested is encouraged to join us.

For information about the Sons In Retirement organization, its history and philosophy, please check out the following internet link You can access archived issues of the State newsletter 'SIR Happenings' and other data there. If you have questions or concerns about the website, please let me or your branch officers know at the next SIR meeting.

NON-RESPONSIBILITY Declaration. All activities are arranged for, or by, or sponsored by, Sons in Retirement, Incorporated, and are for the convenience or pleasure of the members and their guests who desire to participate. Sons in Retirement Incorporated, and its Branches do not assume any responsibility for the well being or safety of the participants or their property in any matters pertaining to said activities.


The Federal and State guidelines for group gatherings, in this time of coronavirus infections, made it prudent for us to cancel the planned April meeting. We will issue an update later on the plans for future meetings.


Running out of house chores? Worried about the virus?

Fun things to do:

If you have Comcast you can just say Great Courses on the voice command. There are a whole series of lectures on an incredible number of topics from art to science, literature and more.
I am currently watching the series on the Earth’s geology.
This will be free until mid April. (from Vicki)

Here is a link to a list of the past years movies that you may have missed the first time around. (from Jim Quillian)

Contact Information

• To contact any of the members listed on this page, please refer to your current "Branch Roster"


• For a list of Activities and Activity Chairman, please click on the "Activities" tab above.

Internet Links

• To connect to the web sites of Sir Branches in Northern California click here on Sir Branches


• For information about joining SIR, Branch 36, click on the "Joining SIR" tab above.


• For information about the SIR organization click on "Joining"


Members of Branch36

Like to get involved in the operation of this group? You can make a difference. If you are interested in sharing your talents with the group please talk to the Branch Executive Committee members.

If you are aware of any member, or member spouse, with medical issues please let our WE CARE administrator, Ray Disperati or, 438-2561, know about the situation so we can offer support and condolences.