June 10, 2010

                                       Selinsgrove Rotary Club

                                                  The Future of Rotary is in Your Hands

Vol. 84, No. 47     President – Jeffrey P. Edmunds        Editor – Dottie Anderson


Next Meeting:  June 17, 2010, 11:45 a.m., SVCC. Hal Schriver presents this program about Free Enterprise Week. Mike Flock will edit the newsletter.


June 10, 2010: Thirty-two Rotarians and guests were present for this program hosted by Jerry Rhoades and featuring Mike Slease, President of the Northumberland Historical Society and living history participant in French & Indian War reenactments. Mike shared his extensive knowledge about the founding and building of Fort Augusta in 1756, reading portions of original letters from persons who lived through the experiences. All are invited to visit the new Fort Augusta Museum in Sunbury. Other guests included Richard Grubb (Marv Rudnitsky’s guest) and Maria Brandt (Tom Gates guest). VP Donna Schuck presided. Joyce Anderson presented Bob Fogle with a large candy bar in recognition of his 30th anniversary as a Selinsgrove Rotarian.


Announcements: Bob Fogle asked all to report on ticket sales and to sign up to work at the Chicken Barbeque. Workers especially needed in the late afternoon.*Movie Night on the Commons officially begins tonight at dusk.


Sergeant at arms: Marv Rudnitsky collected fines as follows: Happy Birthday to Richard Grubb; and from Mike Flock (wife’s bd); John Stokinger (Ohio trip and unclaimed money now claimed); Mike Hayes (for Fred Johnson’s tenure as superintendent, movie night, SSDC start, RI conference trip); John Fischer (not playing golf in the rain, RI trip); Tom Gates (guest); Bob Soper (Richard Grubb); Ken Miller (prairie dog hunt); Jerry Rhoades (speaker); Nelson Bailey (wife’s trip and return with inlaws); Fred Johnson (last time here in appreciation of good years); Donna Schuck (Fred and Mike and graduations); Marv Rudnitsky (Fred); and Earl Ferster (Fred, living 4 way test, and plus 15).  


Future Programs:

June 24 – Installation of 2010-11 Selinsgrove Rotary Club Officers and Directors. , SVCC. Mike Flock will edit Newsletter.

July 1 – Art Bowen will present Monroe Twp. Development plans – 11:45 a.m., SVCC. Mike Flock will edit Newsletter.

July 8 – Emily Johnson will speak about Gov. Simon Snyder and historic monument in Sharon Cemetery – 11:45 a.m., SVCC.

July 15 – Susan Bolig will present a program on Service Animals. 11:45 a.m., SVCC.

July 22 – Club Assembly to discuss 10-11 budget. SVCC, 11:45 a.m.

July 29 – District Governor’s Official visit, SVCC, 11:45 a.m.


Birthdays:  June 24 – Pat Pinkowski. July 6 – Joyce Anderson; 8 – Bill Reibschied, 19 – Hal Dunkleberger.

Quotation: “Every man is a damm fool for at least five minutes out of every day. Wisdom consists in not exceeding the limit.”

                                                      Elbert Hubbard