Week in Review 9/19/2018

Posted by Sabine McElrath on Sep 19, 2018
Joe Boyle lead our club in reciting the four-way test
Joe Bassett - invocation
Joe Moreshead inducted new member Morgan Stoner.  
Reminder that the Celebration of suds event will be held on 20 October. All members have been given tickets to sell and the price for the ticket will be $25 until September 30.Starting October 1the ticket price jumps to $30.
Our meeting on October 3rdwill be held at The Center of Technology at the Biddeford high school. There will be a presentation on Odyssey of the mind.
Our meeting this week is a service project. Several members have gone shopping for items to prepare a birthday cake and wants these bags are packed we are donating them to local food pantry’s. There was a call for Volunteers to drive them to the pantries and Matt, Joe Moreshead, Morgan, Don and Brenda volunteered.
The 50-50 drawing was won by Denis Elie and he kept most of it.
Sargent at arms:
Collected happy dollars; 
Denis was happy to win money; Brenda is happy her husband is returning from Amsterdam; Joe M. is sad he will not be able to ski this season because he needs shoulder surgery; Don is happy that he and Jackson won the golf tournament; Conrad is looking forward to celebrating his birthday; Karen is delighted her daughter is studying nursing.
Paulette is happy that Biddeford schools were chosen to Be the pilot site for middle school career and technical education. Also the Department of Education approved an EMT program at the school, and she was very grateful for Karen Chasse’s work on Waterhouse field.
Jeremy wanted to thank the Rotary club for donating for cross-country T-shirts for kids. Matt was happy to see Ken Farley and Keith Jacques at the meeting as well as being grateful Sabine was able to get out of her driveway given all the construction on South St.  
After lunch was completed the group and participated in assembling all the materials for a birthday party into gift bags. The bags will be donated to local food pantrys. This will allow people who use the food pantry to request a birthday bag for children celebrating a birthday.
Meeting was adjourned at 1 o’clock.
Biddeford-Saco Rotary Club