Clarence McCloskey wrote the Grapevine for April 2, 2015

President Bob opened the meeting.

Registrar’s report:

Rotarian Donna reported that there were 17 members and exchange student

Jo Ann present.


Rotarian Gerry did the honours and reported that he was going to Toronto this year for Easter with family.

Sandy – Peter and Sandy were on the kiss-cam at the hockey game.

Wayne – had the first 4 hour motorcycle ride today

Harry – went as Robin Williams to the casino party.

Roger – is off to Florida for a couple of weeks.

Alan – just returned from a Florida holiday.

Clarence – sad to see the ski season over, but golf and baseball are starting.

Thomas – his grandson is off to the Ontario triple midget hockey finals.

Jeanette – her son attends all the protests in Montreal for the McGill daily.

Jo Ann – has no school for all weekend.

Donna – Family coming for the Easter celebration.

Linda – her son is coming for Easter.

Kathryn – her grandson playing in the Maple Leaf farm club hockey system.

Marty – all grandchildren will be present for Easter and EE hunt.

Dick – had a good curling game after a bad one.

Charles – the Niagara College seafood gala is sold out.

Bill – curling is winding down after next week.


Bob – went to a Leaf-Sabers game and they competed to lose.


Jeanette reported that exchange student Gabo is back home in Paraguay and that he sent a thank-you email to all for his enjoyable time in Canada and that he would wish to return some day.

Upcoming Paul Harris event – would all those planning to attend please confirm with Sandy.

New Fundraiser – would all committee volunteers please meet next Wednesday night at Bob’s house for a planning meeting – Marshall, Marty, Grant, Linda and Clarence.

Meeting attendance notification: Would all Rotarians respond by Tuesday evening to Sandy regarding their planned attendance or not for the following meeting. The hotel must be notified by Wednesday of our attendance numbers.