Rotary Club of Red Hook, NY
SERVICE ABOVE SELF
DATE: September 14, 2010
DATE: September 14, 2010
Members We Missed at Today’s Meeting
Take $10.00 off your next dues bill for each meeting make-up at another Club within in 2 weeks prior or after the missed meeting.
Today’s Attendance 82%
Club Officers & Directors 2010-2011
2010-2011 Club 4 Avenues of Service Committees
50/50 Winner: Niki Weaver
Sergeant at Arm: Fred Cartier
Board of Directors
Susan Simon and Rob Latimer were nominated and elected to a three year term on the Club Board of Directors.
Congratulations Sue and Rob!
Citizen of the Year
Kenneth J. O’Loughlin has been designated as Red Hook Rotary Club’s 2010 Citizen of the Year. Mr. O’Loughlin volunteers at many community organizations
The Citizen of the Year Banquet will be held Tuesday, October 26, 2010. 6:00 PM at the Red Fire House. This event will include a raffle. NY State Legislative members Assemblyman Marc Molinaro and Senator Steve Saland, will be invited to attend.
Every Club member is requested to donate a bottle of wine for the banquet.
Banquet Tickets will be available in the near future.
The Club has ordered 40 Club banners for interim use until a final design has been determined for the official Club Banner
International Service Committee
Our Rotary Foreign Exchange Student Linda Schmit is doing well. At the High School she is involved in the Interact, International and drama clubs.
Host family line up for Linda, looks good
Drivers are needed for 2 Saturdays, one in late September and one in early October to transport Linda to District Foreign Exchange Student events. If you can help. Contact Glenn Goldstein
September 28th Meeting Program
The speaker for September 28 is Arthur Pritchard, PhD. He is president of the Community Action Partnership Board (formerly Dutchess Community Action Agency). He will speak about some of the programs they offer to the community and how our club may assist them in increasing community awareness of their programs
The Interact Club officers have had their first meeting of the year to develop plans for the Club’s 2010-2011 school year. They have laid out plans for several projects and activities. The initial Interact Club meeting for this year will be today.
Rotary United Nations Day November 6,2010
The Rotary UN day this year will be Saturday November 6th. Attending the Un on Rotary United Nations Day is a great opportunity to observe how Rotary and the UN work together on projects around the world
¯Interact members and Rotarians Leave by train at 6:30 am in Poughkeepsie for the trip to NYC and will walk from the train station to the UN. The UN registration fee is $37.50 not including the train fare.
State Assemblyman Speaker at Club meeting
Local Assemblyman Marcus J. Molinaro visited the Red Hook Rotary at their recent breakfast to give his annual update of issues and events from the State Legislature. Mr. Molinaro discussed the recently passed State budget with the Rotarians, among other issues
Books and magazines needed for the hospital
Fred Cartier is collecting books and magazines for Northern Dutchess Hospital's reading cart. Please bring your magazines and books to Fred at any breakfast meeting.
Your change can make a change!
Bring your filled Rotary coin boxes to any meeting and donate to Rotary International Foundation's Polio Plus campaign. If you need a coin box, please see Treasurer Bruce
Bill and Melissa Gate - Rotary Polio Eradication Challenge
Red Hook Rotary has committed to raise $125.00 per member by December 31, 2010 toward the Gates/Rotary Challenge. Members may make a one time $125.00 contribution or make their contribution in installments. Bud Weaver is receiving and recording the contributions for this challenge.
Meeting Program - Greeter - Sergeant-at-Arms Schedule
If a change in this schedule is requested, it is the responsibility of the requestor to arrange a substitution and advise Stanton Tremper of the change.
Club Website: www.redhookrotaryclub.org
District 7210 Websitewww.rotarydistrict7210.org
Rotary International Websitewww.rotary.org
Harold Fell For Service Above Self to the Red Hook Community
Terry Weaver For Service Above Self to the Red Hook Rotary Club
Red Hook Rotary Foundation
Officers and Directors 2010-2011
NEW chairperson Carl Dowden
Chairperson elect Sue McCann
Treasurer Bud Weaver
Directors Harry Colgen, Mike Shafer ,Fred Cartier
Red Hook Rotary Club Website: www.redhookrotaryclub.org
District 7210 Website www.rotarydistrict7210.org
Rotary International Website www.rotary.org
copyright: Red Hook Rotary, 2010