Rev. Gary Larson, B.A., MDiv Retired Presbyterian Paster
Erie Pennsylvania.

Our July 2016 Meeting:
Meetings are held at the Erie Yacht Club in Erie PA and begin at 6:00 pm with a social hour and dinner, followed by our program/speaker. Enter from West 6th Street on Kahkwa Blvd, North to Virginia Ave, and turn right on Virginia Ave to the Yacht Club. Tell the attendant you are with the Torch Club.

Our Dinner Menu:
Dinner Menu: We will have a two Entrée Buffet.

Our Guest Speaker:
Rev. Gary Larson, B.A., MDiv, Retired Presbyterian Paster, Erie Pennsylvania.

His topic will be "Trees"

For reservations; please E-Mail the Torch Club Secretary at


Our presenter for this evening is will be one of our own members, Rev. Gary Larson, B.A., MDiv, Retired Presbyterian Paster, Erie Pennsylvania.

Born in Erie, Pa. and graduated from Strong Vincent High School in 1965. Graduated from Thiel College, Greenville, Pa. in 1969 with a BA in psychology. Graduated from Colgate Rochester/Crozer Theological Seminary in Rochester, NY in 1973

Ordained a Presbyterian Pastor in June, 1973 Pastored the Linesville, Pa. Presbyterian Church from 1973-1979 Pastored the Olean, NY First Presbyterian Church from 1979-2006 Married to Sarah in 1969; have 2 sons who are Presbyterian pastors, one married, 3 grandchildren moved back to Erie in 2012.

Enjoy: sailing, fishing, racket ball, travel, docent at Maritime Museum, member of VASA swedish lodge, Interfaith/intercultural enrichment

Please join us on July 6, 2016 at 6:00 pm, for our pre-dinner cocktail and chat time and remember to bring your friends and acquaintances. Reservations are required.

Please remember to make your reservation at