What a wonderful meeting last Friday, September 6 – giving money to Partners in Prevention, East Texas Literacy Council, The Crisman School and the Longview Arboretum and Nature Center.  Plus, CONGRATULATIONS  to the newest Paul Harris Society member Kimberly Fish, and PHS muliple recognition to Anne Hugman and Suzanne Cook!  Longview Greggton member Bob Metzler awarded these outstanding ladies in recognition of their tireless work for the Longview Arboretum. 
 
Speaking of raising money for good – Our Irish Christmas Concert on Tuesday, December 10 will give us another opportunity to do just that.  See Concert Series Chairman ROGER SAGE, JR. for opportunities to SERVE. 

Service opportunity this week:  the Zonta Club of Longview is hosting the ULTIMATE TAILGATE PARTY & BREWFEST 2.0, on Saturday, September 14, from 2-7 pm at THE GREEN. Members of Longview Greggton are using their superpower parking skills.  
 
Tyler Rainer has been busy scheduling another volunteer opportunity collaboration with our Pine Tree Interact Club.  Trash pickup along Fairmont Street is on Saturday, September 28, 8:00 am.  Come get some exercise and fresh air with us.
 
This Friday, our program is Day Shelmire with the UT Tyler – Longview Small Business Development Center.
 
I was asked more than once today if I remembered where I was today, 18 years ago, and I will never forget, as I’m sure you all know exactly where you were on September 11, 2001.  God bless America.
 
 
Karen Maines
 
“Never forget.  09.11.2001”