Posted by Terry Newton on Nov 07, 2018

Petoskey Rotary Noon Club NEWSLETTER

November 7, 2018

Howard Richards led us in America

Four Way Test:  Lucas Porath, on his first day back in a while, led the 4 Way Test

Invocation:  Stuart Fenton, quotes not music today

Singing/Song:  Howard Richards and Melissa Thompson led us in Simon & Garfunkle’s “America” and Smile

Calendar Winners:  President Steve called on Bill Winslow to read calendar winners this week: Link

Visiting Rotarians:  Getting cooler out so our Visiting Rotarian numbers a down. None today

Visitors:  Mike Reaves, Elizabeth Newton, Chuck Hayes and Cam Culbertson’s mother

Life Events:

Rotary Anniversaries:

Melissa Thompson 1 year

Justin Blohm 1 year

Steve Brummeler 18 years

Joe Blachy 40 years


Toys For Tots:  Dave Thomas let us know that there is still five weeks left to bring your Toys for Tots donation. New unopened toy for ages 5-15. They will also accept cash donations

North Central Michigan College Veterans Breakfast:  Melissa Colby let us know that the Veterans breakfast at the College will be Sunday from 11:30 am - 1:00 pm in the cafeteria


Melissa Thompson then introduced Lorraine Manary from Char-Em United Way. She was filling in on short notice but gave us some great updates on new programs being supported by the United Way

New Member Two-Week Notification:  A podium board meeting was called by President Steve last week to approve Shawn Stressman for membership to the Rotary Club of Petoskey. He was approved, and this is the second of his two-week notification to our membership

Next Week’s Program:  Tom Renkes aka: Stewert James, Author