Posted by Terry Newton on Jan 24, 2018

Petoskey Rotary Noon Club NEWSLETTER

January 24, 2018

Howard Richards led us in the “Star Spangled Banner”

Four Way Test:  Herb Carlson

Invocation:  Neil Bidwell 

Calendar Winners:  Robert Rogier read the Calendar Winners: Link

Visiting Rotarians: No visiting Rotarians today.  Must be winter!

Visitors:  Kevin VarnHagen

Sing A Song:  And even though President Bob Waldvogel almost forgot, he was reminded by many in the club, Howard Richards and Steve Cross led us in Bill Wither’s Lean on Me and Smile. We are all wondering how he could forget one of the best parts of our meetings

Life Events:

Club Birthdays:  John Scholten and Kam Culbertson have birthdays this week  


Chamber of Commerce:  Ashley Whitney has tickets for a chance to win a great watch. They are $10

Spaghetti Dinner:  Reg in his best Italian accent let us know that there is a spaghetti dinner committee meeting after today’s meeting. Also Sauce night is February 14th starting at 2 at the Bay View Inn. There will be something special for Valentine’s day and the dinner will be the next night

Petoskey Education Foundation:  Petoskey Education Foundation fundraiser at La Senorita Thursday the 25th. Be sure to get your certificate and have lunch or dinner there to support the foundation

Thirsty Thursday:  February 1st will be our next Thirsty Thursday (as John Scholten calls them). We are moving for this month only to the first Thursday and teaming up with the morning club for a great social event. We will meet at the Noggin Room about 5:30ish


Christian Smith introduced our own Kevin Christman who gave us a very brief over view of the effects of the new tax overhaul. Therefore, we should all have a good CPA

Next Week’s Program:  Roger Gauthier For Love of Water (FLOW)