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FOR THOSE ROTARIANS WHO MISSED THE TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2015 MEETING
Our Program on Tuesday, February 24, 2015 was focused completely on our Service Project Trip to Agua Prieta,. MX., with our Interact Students from Steamboat Springs High School. Thank you to the Interact students for putting together our Program – Margret Lichtenfels, Mariah Hoots, Amanda Walker, Sydney Boyd, Piper Rillos, Ty Kortas and the sole male in the Interact Group, our own Exchange Student, Seba Camargo.
You were/are outstanding and have made us all very proud! The Power Point presentation told the story in pictures, but especially compelling was each of your personal recollections and the impact the trip had on each of you. From our Club: Kris Hammond, Ellen Kendall, Lynania South, Holly Rogers, Cam Boyd and Jim Moylan, went on the trip as well. Can’t wait until next year’s trip!
Thank you to our Greeters, Dillon Fulcher and Lynaia South. Dillon also introduced our Guests and Visiting Rotarians. Thank you, Lynaia and Dillon.
Tony Counts provided our Thought for the Day, which covered an array of clever thoughts from a variety of different pundits.
P.J. Wharton, introduced our Student of the Month, Madeline Craig-Scheckman, from the Steamboat Mountain School. Madeline was accompanied by an Administrator from the School and her parents. Congratulations, Madeline, very impressive accomplishments, you have a bright future ahead of you!
We inducted our One Hundredth (100th), New Member, Bob Weinman of Weinman Technologies, Inc. Welcome, Bob, we are delighted to have you in our Club. Bob was sponsored by Tara Weaver and Jim Moylan. Kudos to the Membership Committee for achieving this Milestone in our Club’s history!
In that connection, we recognized the following Rotarians who have sponsored one or more New Members, with color-coded backings for their Rotary pins: Brian Harvey, (1-Blue); Lynaia South, (1-Blue); Cam Boyd, (1-Blue); Mike Forney, (1-Blue); Rich Gloor (1-Blue); Scott Marr, (2-Bronze); Suzanne Schlicht (2-Bronze) and Alice Klauzer (3-Silver). Congratulations and thank you – you are an integral part of this Club attaining our 100th Member!
Kris Hammond handled Good News for us. Thank you Kris, you moved it right along and provided ample time for our Interact students to present their Agua Prieta, MX., Program. Also, a big Thank You to Kris for his outstanding work organizing the Agua Prieta trip and being our liaison and Guide Extraordinaire! The trip would not have been as successful as it was without your commitment and leadership.
Our Exchange student Seba, will be holding a fund-raiser to defray the costs of the District 5440 Exchange Students year-end bus trip. Details to follow.
Good News $98.00
Jim Moylan, Club President
FOR THOSE ROTARIANS WHO MISSED THE TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 17, 2015 MEETING
Thank you to our Greeters, Jeremy Behling and Bobby Davis. Jeremy also introduced our Guests and visiting Rotarians.
Karen McRight’s Thought for the Day was inspired by some of her Mother and Mother Theresa’s axioms and sayings, 10 in all! Thank you, Karen
Brian Harvey took care of Good News, for us. Thanks, as always, Brian.
We received a visit from The Penguin, Lisa Joens and her capable assistant, Ellen Campbell, from the Healthcare Foundation for the Yampa Valley to rally support for the upcoming: “Penguin Plunge,” Saturday, March 21, 2015 – 12:00 PM at the Catamount Lake House Pool. We continue to search for a Rotary Club team to enter.
John Holloway stepped up to organize our Club Ski Day on Tuesday, March 17, 2015, since past Chair, Scott Marr will be unable to take on the organization duties this year. Scott, thank you for all your efforts in past years organizing our Ski Day.
Tony Counts and David Lamb stepped up to Co-Chair the Ski Town Classic. Much appreciated David and Tony. There are already a number of Club members committed to various tasks needed for the success of that Summer event.
Jim called for volunteers to participate in an Ad Hoc Governance Committee to review the Club’s governing documents – the Constitution and our By-Laws.
While we just finished our Program on the Rotary International Foundation and the Paul Harris Fellow recognition, Scott, Paula and Grant have reserved Tuesday, March 31, 2015 to bring us up to date on our Steamboat Rotary Foundation and the Jack Black Fellowships.
Steamboat Clean-Up Day is Saturday, May 16, 2015. Tara will be coordinating our efforts.
Greg Smith, Executive Director of the Colorado Public Employees Retirement Association (“PERA”), ably assisted by Jeff Sprole, presented our Program. We all certainly learned a lot about PERA in particular and private retirement plans and Social Security in general. PERA’s operation is quite impressive and its total returns were eye-opening. Thank you Greg and Jeff for your very informative presentation.
Second Reading for Bob Weinman.
Good News: $284.00
Next Meeting: Tuesday, February 24, 2015 12:00 pm at “The Grand.” Program – Interact Club and Agua Prieta, MX., Service Project Trip.
Jim Moylan, Club President
Our International Service Team and Interact Club have been doing some good work down in Aqua Prieta Mexico. Here a handful of photos from the trip...
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FOR THOSE ROTARIANS WHO MISSED THE TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2015 MEETING.
Our Rotary Club meeting on Tuesday, February 10, 2015, was devoted to the Rotary International Foundation – Paul Harris Fellowship. Brian Harvey became a Paul Harris Fellow. We also honored Rod Hanna who achieved a Paul Harris Fellow Plus 1 and immediate Past President Scott Marr who attained Paul Harris Fellow Plus 3 status. Congratulations, Brian, Rod and Scott! A big thank you to Past Club President and Past District Governor, Mike Forney, Scott Marr and Grant Fenton for organizing the Program. Packets were distributed on the Paul Harris Fellowship Program. Please review the documents therein for accuracy and in the event you wish to change anything regarding your participation in the Paul Harris Fellowship Program.
Thank you to our Greeters, Melissa Gibson and Scott Whither. Melissa also introduced our Guests and visiting Rotarians.
Thought for the Day was covered by Steve Sehnert who incorporated the gift of health into his presentation.
Jim updated us on the status of: “The Situation.” Jim also advised that we will be forming an Ad Hoc Governance Committee to review our Club’s governing documents – Constitution and By-Laws.
We also need some leadership help with the Ski Town Classic, that is being revised.
The Yampa Valley Medical Center’s “Penguin Plunge” is coming up and we are still looking to form a Rotary Team.
The Board of Directors authorized the payment of $1.00 to the Rotary International Foundation for: “Every Rotarian Every Year.”
Ellen Kendall presented Jim with the Rotarian of the Month award for Jim’s work on: “The Situation.”
Thank you to Kris Hammond for handling: “Good News” for us.
Club Secretary, Jackie Brown announced a First Reading for Bob Weinman sponsored by Tara Weaver and Jim Moylan.
Good News: $121.00
Next meeting, Tuesday, February 17, 2015, Noon at: “The Grand.”
Jim Moylan, Club President
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