Round Up 7/18 The Betty Blue

Monthly Duties

Pledge: Colleen

Invocation: Stuart

4 Way Test:Wayne

Upcoming Events:

8/1 Book moving – Chronicle Building 6:00

8/2 YE Welcome Home Dinner Rusty Rail, Canastota

8/5 Book moving – late afternoon/ early evening – details to follow

8/8 Social Meeting – Auburn Doubledays game – details to follow

8/12 1 in 15,000 ride – 10:00 AM 10-10 BBQ

8/18 Moravia Rotary Auction

8/29 Social Meeting with exchange student, Salla – details to follow

9/5 Board Meeting

9/12 District Governor visit

9/30 RLI Vernon- Verona Sherrill HS

The club observed a moment of silence in honor of RI President elect Sam F. Owori

Tom presented Bob Copley with a pin and award in recognition of his service during the Vietnam War era. Thank you for your service Bob.

The club discussed options for service projects including a family friendly pumpkin carving event at the local fire house and a deer collection in coalition with the Elks Lodge. Wayne will be reaching out to the Elks for further information and a possible presentation. Additional service project ideas include a dish to pass dinner with the residents at Mill stream and volunteering at the local nursing home.

Our club has 4 service projects listed on Rotary Club Central. Completed projects are the Vietnam Veterans motorcycle ride and participation in the recent parade to assist the VFW and local volunteer fire department. Service projects “in progress include the Hope Food Pantry and book moving to benefit the friends of the library book sale.

Foundation goal for this year is $2800. Currently we have collected $275 towards that end.

Our annual auction is 8/18. Colleen is preparing lists for members to seek donations.

DUES ARE DUE! Please note slight adjustment to amount: $144 for the year and $72 for six months.