Posted by Terry Newton on Oct 17, 2018

Petoskey Rotary Noon Club Newsletter

October 17, 2018

Howard Richards led us in God Bless America

Four Way Test:  Bill Collins. Welcome back from your travels

Invocation:  Jeff Wynder

Singing/Song:  Howard Richards and Georgia Abbott led us in Astrud Gilberto & Stan Getz 1964 “The Girl from Ipanema and Smile

Calendar Winners:  President Steve called on Sara Ulrich to read the calendar winners for the week: Link

Visiting Rotarians: Fall is here, and the number of Visiting Rotarians has dropped way off to none

Visitors:  Mike Reaves, Chuck Hayes, Former First Lady Elizabeth Newton and Shawn Stressman

Life Events:


John Hurd’s birthday is this week and we sang even though he was not here to hear it. John’s mother passed away this past week so keep him in your thoughts and prayers


Lyle Peck; 30 years in Rotary

New Member Induction:

Dianne Litzenburger introduced our newest Rotarian Lisa Hammond. Be sure to take time to introduce yourself to Lisa and welcome her to our club


Great Lakes Chamber Orchestra:  Judy Zorn gave us the information on the Great Lakes Chamber Orchestra’s concert this Sunday the 21st. Tickets are still available even though the website says it is sold out. This is the Young People's Concert and it starts at 4:00 pm at the Petoskey Middle School

Rotary Polio Awareness Month:  John Scholten let us know that October is Rotary Polio Awareness Month. He will be collecting pledges from the ride for the rest of the month. You can also still donate to the cause. See John for further details


Steve Cross introduced our presenter Brenda Scott with Bay Connect. She gave us an overview of the program that provides transportation to seniors in Petoskey and Harbor Springs. You can find out more information at: Link

Next Week's Program:  Unknown at this time