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The Guilford Rotarian - Archive Feb 27, 2013
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This Issue's Editor

Evelyn Atreya

 

Call to Meeting & Invocation

Pledge led by President Pat Todd

Four Way Test led by President Pat Todd

Invocation by President Pat Todd

 

Visiting Rotarians

None

 

Guests

Vera Guibbory, speaker

Janet Testa, speaker

 

Birthdays & Anniversaries

None

 

 

Announcements

  • President Pat thanked Terri Bryant for leading meeting last week
  • President Pat told of her experience visiting a Rotary meeting in Paris
  • Bill Stableford, in the Foundation Minute told of the progress being made in applying for a DMG matching grant to build needed storage shelves at Charlies Closet.
  • John Trowbridge - Rotarian of the Month
  • Evelyn Atreya passed around a list of Lobsterfest 2013 Chairs and asked members to check off that they are on board and to give current contact info
  • Al Jacobs shared Interact info on RYLA and Read to Grow
  • Lou Federici urged members to reserve LobsterFest tables now!
  • Donald Baechler announced that there would be a brief board meeting after the meeting today
  • President Pat reminded all to save the date for Game Night at the VFW on March 22. Bring interested possible new members to this social. $15 admission goes to Polio Initiative
  • Leslie Ann Powers asked for donations to increase prize money to be given in the Four Way Poster Contest.
  • The State Four Way Speech contest is at Fairfield U this Saturday. President Pat is going. Who wants to go with her?
  • Rotary District Assembly is Saturday April 13 at SCSU. President Pat is driving and Al Jacobs will ride with her. Anyone else interested?

King of Clubs

Mike Ganci, Gene Bishop, and Tony Leonard were called up. No winners. Pot is over $400, I think.

 

Happy Dollars

  • Riefe Tietjen found more rose money in desk this morning.
  • Bill Stableford shared that the Past, Present and Future make him tense.
  • Bob Hartmann Jr. shared a Newfoundland snow story
  • Mike Ganci happy to have members of Chamber speaking at meeting
  • Janet Testa happy to be at the meeting
  • John Trowbridge happy to be Rotarian of the Month
  • Dave Vail happy to be on board again

Speaker

 

President Pat, Vera Guibbory, Janet Testa

 

 

.Janet Testa and Vera Guibbory from the Gulford Chamber of Commerce spoke about promoting tourism in Guilford. Go to Destination Discount CT. com to learn more about online coupons to Guilford retail businesses as well as a calendar of Guilford events.

 

Upcoming Programs

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