Rotary Club of
Meetings are held Thursdays at Hotel Thayer
February 2, 2005
Todays Greeter – Bill Higgins
Today’s Prayer Bearer – Bobbie Fallon
Today’s Program – Doug McBride, Orange County Land Trust
Notable February 02: “Ground Hog Day” – Early 18th Century German settlers adopted the ground hog, or woodchuck as their weather predictor. If it sees its shadow after winter hibernation, six more weeks of winter remain. If it doesn’t, it’s an early spring!
Rotary Last Week, January 26, 2006
Carl Onken, Pres. NY State School Board Association. – Pres. Onken gave a detailed breakdown of the Association, including its mission, the NY State Public School system, its budgeting requirements, Impact aid, No
Child left behind and the Governor’s proposal for State aid. This was an interesting and revealing program!
Honorary Member –
Jim Donnelly, a Charter Member, two term President and dedicated member
of the club is leaving to retire in
New Member Posting – Jason Lynch, Language Dept. –3rd posting. Proposed by “Woody” Held. (Pinning next week)
Phil Brillante – Phil re-announced that ski lessons would be resuming on the ski slope. On safety, he advised all to wear appropriate reflective highway clothing! BE SEEN!
Theatre Party: “Shout it from the rooftops! It’s Thoroughly Modern Millie” on Sunday, May 7th 2006 in Eisenhower Hall”. Show at 3 pm; dinner will follow at 5pm.
The Holy Innocents Church thrift shop will be operating every Thurs. 10 am to 1 pm.
The Holy Innocents food pantry, 2nd & 4th Wednesday of month.
Sacred Heart Thrift Shop open 10am – 2pm; (4:30 Thursdays.)
Jerry Sheehan’s Pushcart - Jerry says:
“Is spring just around the bend? -
Is that the message that the hog will send?
Buy a shoit & jacket & follow the trend!”
Other Clubs’ Activities
Rotary Clubs of Beacon,
May 5th. (For more info call: 845-896-4803.)
David Peterson – San Jose Ca. Club
50/50 Drawing January 26th 2006
“Buddy” Blackman – 9 of hearts
Brags (January 19, 2006)
Dave Monroe, Phil Brillante, Diana Cole, Harold Spaeth, “Buddy” Blackman, John McLellan, Cecelia Solomon, Kate Squicciarini, Judy Ferguson, Gerry Sheehan, Steve Scott, Dave Weyant, Bill Higgins
Feb. 9 – LTC Bill Adams, Ctr. For Advanced Performance
Feb. 16 – Business Meeting
Feb. 23 – Inga Quaintance, Supv. Town of
Upcoming Prayer Bearers
Feb. 9th – Mike Herman
Jan. 26, 2006 - Attendance - 22
Jan. monthly percentage – 47%
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