Posted by Daniel White
Hello Rotarians and Friends,
Please join us for this week's meeting as we say farewell to Pat Nugent. We will have an in-person meeting at our regular time at the pavilion next to the Limerick Township Building. If there is bad weather, Dan Kerr mentioned we could move the meeting inside as long as our group isn't too large and every has their masks. You can BYO food/drink, but we are also putting together an order from Java's Brewin' to be delivered to us. Please see the menu below and get your food order into Stephanie Benedict ( no later than Monday, August 3rd. You can also connect to us via Zoom for this meeting and the link is the same as usual. It will also be emailed out the morning of.
Thanks to all who have started selling their duck tickets! If you haven't already, please stop by Tom Smith's office soon (Bercek & Smith, 358 Main St, Royersford) to pick up your tickets for Pottstown Rotary's Annual Duck Race. The event is happening over Labor Day Weekend, but we need to hand in our ticket stubs and money by August 21st. You'll receive 10 tickets (you can sell more!) and each ticket is $5. Please hand in cash or a check made payable to Pottstown Rotary. If you need the tickets mailed to you, let me know.
Please join us for our upcoming meetings as we get back to a regular meeting schedule. Here's the details for our next few meetings:
August 5th - Zoom and In-Person (outdoors under the pavilion at the Limerick Township Building) - We will be saying goodbye to Pat Nugent who is retiring and moving to Florida. Please see below for lunch details and join us however you're comfortable!
August 12th - Zoom Only - We will be hearing from our District Governor, Janet Kolepp, and also our District Membership Chair, Dave Czarnecki. 
For the August 5th Meeting, we will be ordering food from Java's Brewin'. Drinks will be BYO. If you attend you are not required to order food and only those that do will be billed for the cost after tax/tip. 
Other Club News
- The vote passed to amend the bylaws to reduce our board members from 11 to 9 over the next two years.
- The Wine Beer and Food Festival has been cancelled for 2020 and we have set a date of Saturday, October 2nd 2021 for next year's event. We will be looking for a new title sponsor for this event, so please contact me if you want to talk about the details of that sponsorship level. 
- For the foreseeable future, meeting attendance reporting will be handled by our Sergeant-at-Arms, Chris Laskey. Thanks for your help, Chris!
- If you have any recommendations for speakers, please contact either Stephanie Benedict, Erin Cohen, or Dan Kerr. The three of them will be coordinating to help get our programs together this year.
Rotary International Vision Statement
Together, we see a world where people unite and take action to create lasting change - across the globe, in our communities, and in ourselves.
Be well,