Weekly Bulletin of the Rotary Club of St. Catharines South  

June  18, 2007

Lead the Way

 

OPENING THE MEETING

Call to Order : Acting President June Manning

National Anthem : Greg McDonald

Toast to Queen and Canada : Cathy Henry

Grace:  Bob McBride

GUESTS AND VISITING ROTARIANS

Jim Shannon introduced Stan Pride, John Lehnen and Myrtle Henry

SERGEANT-AT-ARMS

George Fitzpatrick serving as Sergeant-at-Arms:

George Fined Greg McDonald for leading us into another bad rendition of O' Canada

George Fitzpatrick took this opportunity to thanked Myrtle Henry for her words of encouragement over the years.

Cathy Henry was pleased to have lunch with her one and only favorite mother in law.

Ross Elliott announced Paul Massuet is now home but please call before you visit. 

John Klassen had a happy Fathers day.

Dan Toppari played a bad game of golf at the Rotary Golf Tournament but still had a great time. Dan also did his first long bike trek 150km Port Colborne and Fort Erie.

Peter Snodgrass will be gone for two weeks attending a convention in Newfoundland and then will take some vacation time to explore the area. 

June Manning was happy to celebrate her Son's birthday.

Bob McBride was forced to tell us a happy story. Bob's 102 year old Mother in law was the honored guest of her old school which was celebrating their 150th birthday she was followed by paramedic but it was suggested that Bob would need their services before she would. She was there at 1:15 , at  4:30 when Bob suggested they should leave but she protested because she had not meet everyone.  

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Paul Massuet is  back home June said our prayers have been answered please call before your visit.

June 21st Board Meeting:  Matt Taylor's home 16 Westmount Ct. St. Catharines 7:00 pm for outgoing and incoming board members.

Rib Fest Civic Holiday Weekend Friday August 4th - Monday August 7th. Jason Polluck announced our club will be selling 50/50 tickets and glow sticks and will we have a display in the Gazebo.

Bingo: Greg McDonald annouced four Volunteers are needed for June 30th Bingo. New members, this is a fun and easy make up

Luncheon Meeting Don Hetherington will chair June 25th. 

Reminder: turn in your Police Check application to Dan Toppari.

50/50 DRAW

The Pot is now empty Greg McDonald had the winning ticket, picked the Queen of Spades and the pot estimate is about $520.00.

EARLY LEAVERS

George Fitzpatrick, Peter Snodgrass and Cathy Henry expressed regrets to the President and took early leave.


ATTENDANCE REPORT   

Julio Batres   reported the attendance 21 present 3 make ups 3 guests for 65%

ADJOURNMENT

As there was no further business for the good of Rotary June Manning adjourned the meeting at 1:30 p.m.