Posted by Terry Newton on Apr 18, 2018

Petoskey Rotary Noon Club NEWSLETTER

April 18, 2018

Howard Richards led us in “America the Beautiful”

Four Way Test:  Dianne Litzenburger        

Invocation:  Anne McDevitt

Calendar Winners:  Mike Snyder read the list of winners: Link

Singing/Song:  Steve Cross and Howard Richards led us in Creedence Clearwater Revival “Have You Ever Seen the Rain” and “Smile”

Visiting Rotarians:  None

Visitors:  Tom McHale, Nick Liebler, Kendall Klingelsmith, Kurt Grangood

Life Events:

Birthdays:  Ingrid Flemming has a birthday this week and we sang Happy Birthday to her in absentia

Rotary Anniversaries:

Ashley Whitney 2 yrs

Ric Loyd 8 yrs


Arbor Day Tree Planting:  The 3 Petoskey Clubs will be planting trees on Saturday April 28, weather permitting. We will meet by the high school at 9:00 am. Due to frost in the ground a call will be made next week on whether we can plant. Stay tuned

Roadside Cleanup:  Tim Kaufman let us know that Roadside Cleanup has been re-scheduled for May 12 or 19th, a final decision will be coming.  We will meet at the Walloon Lake Marina service center on 131 S. at 9:00 am

John Scholten Fishing for Dollars Expedition:  John had raffle tickets for a kayak for Camp Daggett. Tickets are $10 each

Traverse City Rotary Show:  Bob Waldvogel has 2 tickets for the Traverse City Rotary show. See him if you are interested

Curling Clinic:  Melissa Thomas let us know that there is a free curling clinic at the Petoskey Ice Arena this Saturday 6-8 pm  


We had the Madrigals again today. What an impressive group of young people.  They put on a great presentation.

Liz then presented Julie Saunders with a Paul Harris Award. Her dedication to teaching our children for 24 years is a benefit to all of us. Her Singing career got its start with a scholarship from our club

From Left to Right:  Julie Saunders receiving a Paul Harris Fellow award from President Bob Waldvogel and Liz Ahrens

Petoskey Madrigals with Julie Saunders

New Member’s Two-Week Notification:  Tom McHale and Nick Liebler were voted in for acceptance to the Rotary Club of Petoskey at the April 10th Board Meeting. This is the second of the two-week notification to Club Members