President Jim Madder welcomed members and guests including Cindy Kisken (guest of Shelley Crawford) and Klarissa, Past President of the TBay Rotoract Club who is in Germany doing applied cancer research.  Co-hosts were Bob Tomlinson and others.
O Canada was a reprise of the Canadian Women's Hockey Team gold medalists in Beijing.  Land acknowledgement by Jim Madder.
  • Dew Drop Inn Painting Project, a "HANDS ON" opportunity to paint the Dew Drop Inn walls over the next weeks before Easter: 8:30-11AM prep, 4-8PM painting shifts available. Contact Bob Tomlinson to sign up at 628-9599.
  • TBay Rotaract Club (Karissa Kilby et al) is launching a drive to collect feminine hygiene products for Beendigen.  Also: A bar night at Shooters to support the Red Cross effort in Ukraine on March 18th. Rotarians are welcomed to join!
  • Catch the Ace: The Ace is close, the jackpot nearing $8200. Go for it!! (A. BrulĂ©)
  • St. James School: the mentoring resumes!  Members are invited to give short talks on inspiring topics of your choice: see previous email from M.A. Mackett and Angelina Tassone
  • Matthew Villella is working on diverse projects including a SpeechCraft session for Rotarians, social media plans with his students for PA Rotary and Rotoractors and is going to be working on a project with all 3 clubs to celebrate Easter Seals 100th in an event in September, Matt is looking for one more committee member from our club for Easter Seals 100th, and sign-ups to SpeechCraft.
  • St. Paddy's Day Coming Out Gala at The Chanterelle, Thursday, March 17! Tickets $40 pp includes a food, live music and fellowship!!! For real, not Zoom! Sign up ASAP from Shelly Crawford or Chris Bailey. Jim Madder and Kevin Holloway are helping out.
  • Happy Dollars: Bill Everitt brought an excellent response as usual.