September 10, 2015

        Selinsgrove Area Rotary Club

Be a Gift to the World

Vol. 88, No. 10                                     President – Mike Piecuch          Editor – Jared Roush

Next Meeting: September 17, 2015 – 11:45 a.m., SVCC. Official Visit from District Governor David Ford. Board meeting before at 11:00 a.m. Michael Damiano is the host. Wesley Knapp is the greeter.

 Sept. 10, 2015:  Rotarians were present to hear information from Representative Fred Keller. He represents the 85th district which encompasses parts of Snyder and Northumberland Counties. Mr. Keller informed our group about the committees he serves on and what his work is on a daily basis. He talked about the budget that is not yet in effect and how he feels it could be passed with some compromises from both political parties. He also reinforeced his Republican ideas and tasks.

Announcements:  Joyce Anderson introduced our newest member, Cheryl Stumpf. Dace Lawer is collecting times for volunteering at the street fair – please see him if you are able to sign up. Volunteers will be at the mall again this weekend selling Golf Ball Drop tickets. Please turn in any sold or unsold ticket as soon as possible. Foundation Recognition Dinner is being held 11/07/2015 in State College. October 24th is Polio Awareness Day. 

Sergeant at Arms:  Marv Rudnitsky collected happy fines as follows: John Fischer – 84 golfers are signed up for the foundation tournament, thank you for the financial support from Sunbury Generation; Mike Flock – leaving tomorrow for vacation with his wife to visit children; Rocky Baer – being absent; Pat Pinkowski – rain, golf ball drop; Dave Lawer – speaker; Bob Soper – speaker, meeting with Mike P about club history; Bill Clark – local girl editor of newspaper; Charlie McCuen – Rotary Golf Team is in 2nd place, selling Golf Ball Drop tickets, forgot hi #h happy fine; Joyce Anderson – speaker, rotary pin; Toby Skinner – speaker, grandkids in Avalon’ Fred Keller – rain, community he serves; Mike Piecuch – meeting with Bob S. about club history.

Future Programs:

Sept. 24 – TBA, Hal Dunkelberger is the host. Melissa Laniewski is the greeter. SVCC, 11:45 a.m.

Oct. 1 – TBA, Ken Wagner is the host. Charlie McCuen is the greeter. Nominating Committee appointed. SVCC, 11:45 a.m.

Oct. 8 – TBA, Earl Ferster is the host. Dave Lawer is the greeter. SVCC, 11:45 a.m.

Birthdays: Sept. 24 – Don Summers. Oct. 4- Chad Cohrs; 21 – John Reed.

Quotation:  “If  ‘Plan A’ didn’t work…the alphabet has 25 more letters.”