December 6, 2007


Selinsgrove Area Rotary Club
 Rotary Shares

Vol. 81, No. 22                 President – John Bickhart                    Editor – Dottie Anderson   *************************************************************************************

This Week: Dec. 13, 2007 – As arranged by Hal Schriver, Courtney Schrey, Kilene Smith, and Andrew Snook, graduates of the ’07 Free Enterprise Week program sponsored by the Club will talk about the program).  High School Counselor Chris Lupolt will also be in attendance.  SVCC, 11:45 a.m.

Dec. 6, 2007 – Approximately 40 Rotarians, partners and guests were present for the Rotary Holiday Dinner Party at the Country Club, an evening of celebration and good fellowship.  President John Bickhart presided and expressed thanks to Art Bowen for making arrangements for the evening.  Art in turn thanked Joyce Anderson for the décor and Mike Hayes for making arrangements for the entertainment.  President John also thanked Joyce Andersosn, Mike Hayes, Kendra Aucker and daughters, Ken Wagner, and Paul and Judy Spiegel for organizing, buying, wrapping, etc. all of the presidents for the Christmas family.  There was quite an array on display. The Selinsgrove Area High School Honors Choir, under the direction of Kathy Bartol, provided entertainment.  It was delightful to hear these very talented young people. Their major Christmas Concert is scheduled for next Thursday at the Middle School Auditorium. 

Announcements: The sign-up sheet was circulatied for bell ringing for the Salvation Army – times available on Friday and Saturday of the weekends preceding Christmas.  Call Jim Taylor if you can help this Saturday morning by ringing the bell at the back entrance of the Omega Bank in Selinsgrove.

Future Programs:                              

Dec. 20 – TBA, SVCC, 11:45 a.m.

Dec. 27 – TBA, SVCC, 11:45 a.m.   Mike Hayes will edit the newsletter..

Jan. 3 – Club Assembly, BJ’s in Selinsgrove, 11:45 a.m.  Selinsgrove Tree “un-decorating” following the meeting.

Jan. 10 – TBA, BJ’s in Selinsgrove, 11:45 a.m.

Birthdays:   Dec. 10 – Marv Rudnitsky & Jeff Edmunds; 15 – Nelson Bailey; 30 – Dottie Anderson; 31 – Donna Long.

Quotation:  “It you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else.” 

                                                    –Booker T. Washington