January 31, 2019

Selinsgrove Area Rotary Club

Be the Inspiration

Vol. 91, No. 27      President – Cheryl Stumpf   Editor – Dottie Anderson


Next Meeting: February 7, 2019 – Melissa Farrow, the Stigma reduction and Education Specialist for the United in Recovery Coalition will speak about opioid abuse in the coalition counties (Snyder, Union, Columbia, Montour and Northumberland). Mike Piecuch is the host. SVCC, 11:45 a.m. A board meeting precedes at 11 a.m.

Jan. 31, 2019:  Meeting cancelled because of the weather.

Please see below the list of hosts for rest of February and all of March programs – hosts are asked to inform the editor of who is speaking as soon as you can.

Announcements:  Remember to complete and submit a nomination form for people you identified as potential recipients of the 2019 Distinguished Service Award. Submit forms to Art Bowen.* See President Cheryl’s e-mail about the DacB data base online workshop.**Cleanup of storage area at Rotary Field being planned.***Planning meetings are occurring for 2019’s Mallet Madness. All members are urged to share with any non-profits (including church, or board you serve on) about the event and turn up sponsors and members for the two person teams. This year the event is scheduled for June 8.***John Stokinger has ordered “Little Green Box” which will enable us to recycle non-rechargeable batteries. Please start saving them.

Future Programs:

Feb. 14 – Bobbie Jean Owens, owner of Historic Preservation Services, will speak about the importance of preservation and how that relates to Selinsgrove. Carol Handlan is the host. SVCC, 11:45 a.m.
Feb. 21 – Club Assembly, President Cheryl Stumpf presiding. SVCC, 11:45 a.m.
Feb. 28 – Program about Rabbit Transit, Earl Ferster is the host. SVCC, 11:45 a.m.
March 7 – TBA, John Stokinger is the host. SVCC, 11:45 a.m., Board meeting precedes at 11 a.m.
March 14 – TBA, Doug Wilburn is the host. SVCC, 11:45 a.m.
March 21 – TBA, Chad Cohrs is the host. SVCC, 11:45 a.m.
March 28 – Kelly Feiler will update the Club on developments at the Regional Engagement Center. Marty Blessing is the host. SVCC, 11:45 a.m.

Birthdays:  Feb. 3 – Toby Skinner; 5 – Carol Handlan; 22 – Raven Rudnitsky. March 15 – Mary Peterhaensel; 24 – Dave Lawer; 31 – Ken Miller

Quotation: “Character is destiny.”   Heraclitus