||Date: January 21, 2020 Issue 28
Our Next Week's Meeting:Students of the Month
Last Week's News:
Guests and Happenings:
~Rotarians - None
~ Guests: - None
Next month Club assembly will be the second week of the month.
President Eric went over upcoming events including the March 21st Interact Conference in Dover which the Club has funds to cover the registration of the students and advisor. He mentioned that depending on the number of attendees the school van would be available to take them, Rob offered that if the van would not hold all he would make his 11 passenger van available. Eric also asked the club to consider becoming a Bronze Level ($100) sponsor for the event, Marie asked time to check the budget.
Eric also dispayed the DVD of Always in Season that the Club sponsored the rental for, to be shown at traip during Black History Month (February)
Meeting: Breakfast Bowl! Going into today's match the competition stands at 200 for the Whiz and 175 for the Wizards. It was a challanging session ~
But with luck and new brains in the mix the Whiz Kids continued their lead ~ to finish this month's round at 245 to 200 for the Breakfast Wizards! Five months to go! Plenty of time for the Wizards to overtake!
Select Your Category and
President Eric asks the question!
5K Race Plans:
Rob brought us up to date on the 5K race/walk plans slated for May 17th, the committee has leads set and the priorities at this time are a) To get the word out inviting as many people as we all can, b) we will need 10 club voluteers for the race day so free up your calendars for the morning of May 17th, and prepare to respond to the leads when requested:Sponsorship, Food , marketing. Congratulations to the Race Committee, there was a lot of energy apparent in the discussion.
Race Registration can be done now at:
50-50 Raffle: 50% of the pot goes for club administration and 50% goes to the
lucky individual if raffle ticket is chosen and they select the one joker hidden
in the ever decreasing deck of cards. If the joker is not drawn then the pot rolls
over to the next week.
$207.00 in the pot and District 7780 Govenor Andy Glazier had the right raffle ticket!
But he is a winner for having played the game!!
and proud owner of the 5 of diamonds!
Upcoming Programs and Events:
Jan 27 ~ District Mid-Year Dinner, Portland
Jan 28 ~ Students of the Month
Feb 1~ Grow Rotary Workshop, On-line
Feb 4 ~ Eben Ezer School In Haiti
Feb 11 ~ Club Assembly & Breakfast Bowl!
Feb 18 ~ "Always In Season"
Feb 20 ~ Red Cross Blood Drive
Feb 20 ~ World Understanding and Peace Dinner
Feb 25 ~ Students of the Month
Heads Up! ~ The Juxtaposition of the Blood Drive and the World Understanding and Peace Dinner means we will need extra support for the Drive as key people will be in South Portland that evening. Please try to clear your calendars so we can support both!
Mar 21 ~ New Generations Interact Conference Dover H.S. 0800-1400
Happy/Sad Dollars on Student of the Month meetings goes to fund
our Third Grade Book Project
Happy/Sad dollars during January go toward Student Recognition
Do not forget to regularly check the calendar of our Web Site for long term schedules and the photo Album for updates on our Program pictures and Activity pictures.