Posted by Dave Panabaker on Nov 18, 2019
    Introduction of Guests‚Äč:
    • Igor Grujic, a new Financial Planner with TD and a guest of Milan Vujovic.
    • Elaine Behiel, a guest of Lisa DesRoches.
    • Shalla Shaharyar, our new inductee and a guest for the last time.
    • Karen, a guest of Shalla Shaharyar.
    • Kara, daughter of Rotarian Ted Cowtan.  
    Birthdays: 
    • Heather Bach          Nov 22.
    Anniversaries:
    • none this week.
    Weekly Draws:  
    • The club attendance draw was Bernie Scott, who wasn't present and didn't win a free meal.
    • The club gift draw of jam was won by Bruce Shepard.
    Club 500:
    • No draws this week.
    Makeups:
    • none reported today.
    Family of Rotary:
    • Linda Rossler passed on the news that former exchange student Luisemar Calzadilla is now working in Argentina as a TV announcer.  It was great to hear she's been successful at gaining employment, and has not had to return to her home in Venezuela.
    Minute People: 
    • Kitt and Dieter Brand are hosting an Hors d'oeuvre evening, on Saturday Nov 23.  An invitation to all club members is out, please let them know how many to expect.  Partners and family welcome.
    • Dawn Barr is interested in signing up a group for social activities within the club.  Please let Dawn know if you want to be on the list.
    • Milan Vujovic thanked all the Rotarians who came out last Friday to support Rotarian Dick Northcott's fundraiser for Canadian Humanitarian "Beyond Belief - 2019" at Medalta Potteries.
    • Milan also gave a brief update on this years Music Festival, the planning has already started.
    • Adolf Seiler announced that our annual support of the Salvation Army "Christmas Kettle" program will be Saturday Nov 30th, and all the volunteer spots are taken.
    • Margie Booyens wanted to point out that new member Rod Dal Collo will be doing his classification talk at his employers office, Stringham LLP on Friday Nov 22nd at 4 pm.
    • Margie also reminded all club members that next week's meeting, Monday November 25 is an important business meeting, on our journey to a modernized and updated club.  Presentations on options and ideas for consideration will be put forward.