June 20, 2013

Selinsgrove Rotary

Peace through Service

Vol. 86, No. 49  President – Donna Schuck   Editor – Dottie Anderson

Next Meeting:
June 27, 2013 – Installation of 2013-14 Officers and Directors. All officers
and directors are urged to be present for this important event. Outgoing
President Donna, will offer some reflections on her year and incoming President
Wes Knapp will have the opportunity to share his plans for the Club. SVCC,
11:45 a.m.


June 20, 2013: Twenty-two Rotarians were present as speaker Jessica Grill,
owner/operator and creator of Pompeii Street Soap Company, described her work
and products. Currently they make over 100 different products and she has five
employees. Pat Pinkowski was the host. In addition to sharing samples and
aromas from essential oils, Jessica gave an informative, inspirational, and
energetic talk. In business for 12 years, this wife, mother and entrepreneur answered
numerous questions from members. Check out her several websites and the shop in
Mifflinburg.Dottie Anderson with help
from his sponsor, Donna Schuck, installed Gaston Carroll to membership in the
Club. Gaston, employed at Shaffer Insurance, looks forward to becoming an
active member (and a new father).

Announcements: Remember the EREY Challenge.*Rotary Hot Dog Night at the Gazebo is
July 9 – volunteers are still needed to assist at the event. Contact Earl
Ferster asap.

Sergeant at
Marv Rudnitsky collected happy fines as follows: from John
Thompson (emergency communications demonstration as well as air show this Sat
& Sun at Penn Valley); Sherri Hoffman (playing in the golf marathon with
Toby, changing heating element in water heater and “killing” a mouse); Dave
Lawver (wisdom from Earl, daughter’s wedding, Father’s Day in Florida); Charlie
McCuen (successful 2nd year golf marathon Library fund raiserwith about $9000 raised); Joyce Anderson (speaker);
Donna Schuck (Gaston and expected baby boy); Mike Flock (speaker at Leadership
Susquehanna Valley graduation tonight); Mary Peterhaensel (with grandkids for
birthdays); Toby Skinner (playing golf with Sherri after 20 some years and
getting out of the way, and the return of the “wild” goat ); Jerry Rhoads (back
and no broken bones); Nelson Bailey (Harvard reunion and good health); Bill
Clark (sewer line fix at home); and Earl Ferster (++15 and knowing which
Rotarian to call if the water heater needs repair).


Future Programs:  

July 4 – Happy
Independence Day – No Meeting will be held.

July 11 – Morgan
Adams, our Exchange Student who is recently returned from Brazil will be the
speaker. Morgan’s family will be in attendance. Donna Schuck is the host. SVCC,
11:45 a.m.

July 18 – TBA,
SVCC, 11:45 a.m.

July 25 – TBA,
SVCC, 11:45 a.m.


Birthdays: June 24 – Pat Pinkowski. July 6 – Joyce Anderson, 19 – Hal
Dunkelberger, Jared Roush.


Quotation: “Be the
change that you want to see in the world.” Mohandas Gandhi