Posted by Dave Panabaker on Jul 16, 2018
Introduction of Guests
  • Sean Blewett, Medicine Hat Sunrise Rotary club.
  • Ethraim Blair, past participant in Rotary Youth Entrepreneurship Camp.
  • Elizabeth and Mark Blair, parents of Ethraim.
Birthdays: 
  • Jillian Koch        July 19
Club Anniversaries:
  • Bernie Scott          July 16, 2001    17 years
  • Don Davis             July 18, 2011      7 years 
  • Dave Maclean       July 18, 1977     41 years.
Weekly Draws:  
  • Attendance draw today was #66 Ken Zollner, who was present and won a free meal.
  • Ron Learmont won the ticket draw for a selection of tea.
Club 500:
  • Due to a technical glitch, Past President Karen didn't have the combination to the lock, both Club 500 draws will take place at the end of the month.
Make Ups:
  • None announced today.
Family of Rotary:
  • A card was circulated around to welcome Maggie Rose Bowman, daughter of Rotarian Sarah Bowman who was born on July 3.  Both Mom and Maggie are home and doing well.
Minute People: 
  • Jillian Koch reminded the club about next Monday's meeting, in Samiss Rotary Park.  Bring an umbrella for shade and please respond to the invitation so the catering can be done appropriately.
  • Dave Panabaker announced  the next BINGO for Friday evening July 20th needed a few more volunteers, and he got enough.
  • Dave also did a straw pole for a trip to the Rosebud Theatre in September, on a Saturday as a social activity.
  • Al Garden announced that golf was at the MHGCC, with a supper in the clubhouse after.
  • Al is looking for someone to replace him as the Monday afternoon golf organizer.  Please see Al, if you'd like to help out.
  • Dick Bide updated those present on the dinner club., sign up sheets are now available for the 2018 - 2019 edition of the dinner club.  It is a wonderful way of incorporating partners into our Rotary family and always a lot of fun.
  • Dick Bide remembered to advise the club that they have a tree full of "pie cherries" at Bides, please feel free to stop by and pick a container or more.
  • Sean Blewett also announced that he had Sunrise Rotary Stampede Raffle Tickets for their $15,000 prize with him, for sale after the meeting.