November 10 Breakfast Meeting
 
  • 19 Rotarians present
  • 4 guests: Calvin Hoy (Vernon), Jillian McQuiggin (almost Corporate Member), Jim Hawkins (Assistant Governor), Vern Nielsen (District Governor), and Eeva
  • Jerry Lay's New Year 2016 post card arrived from Thailand
  • the biggest Happy/Sad is that we are all living in Canada - especially since Tuesday's election!
  • sun kissed Dan is back from his travels
  • Jim Hawkins won table stakes and was the wandering coin gatherer
  • No sheriff details this morning as Vern had a lengthy presentation
  • Vern gave an interesting account of the history of Rotary International as well as local Okanagan Rotary, and in particular this is the 100th Anniversary of Rotary Foundation.
  • The Million Dollar Dinner for the International Foundation is being held in Kelowna on April 8, and in Wenatchee on April 7. Get your tickets now!
  • Much encouragement from Vern, and from his video, for members to attend the 2017 District Conference being held in Kelowna.
  • Creekside Bar Service sign up is complete for November: Brenda and Bernard on Nov. 18, Jillian and Margaret on Nov. 19, and Dan and Felena on Nov, 26. Our club will receive $100 for each event we work at. Well done!
  • Patty did NOT extract the Ace of Spades.....maybe next week!