Wednesday, October 17, 2018

ROTARY WEEK VOL 5 NO 50




























AT OUR WEDNESDAY, OCT 17 MEETING, THE GUEST SPEAKER WILL BE DISTRICT
GOVERNOR NEIL FELL.  

MORE LATER.

TWO MORE  WEEKS AND THIS WEEKLY NEWSLETTER WILL END 5 YEARS.
BUT, MAY NOT START 6TH YEAR.    EDITOR MAY RETIRE.    ANYONE
WANT TO TAKE OVER WITH VOL 6  NO 1  ??

THIS FRIDAY NIGHT, ROTARY SELLS FOOTBALL TICKETS AT GOODENOW FIELD.












Monday, October 8, 2018

ROTARY WEEK VOL 5 NO 49


FIRE PREVENTION WEEK....




OUR 3 NEW MEMBERS OFFICIALLY INDUCTED AT THE OCT 10TH MEETING.
LEFT TO RIGHT:     NICHOLAS HAHN, NEW
EMPLOYEE WITH OHNWARD BANKS, 
JESSICA JOHNSON AND KAITLIN LUETT,
PHARMACISTS AT OSTERHAUS PHARMACY AND YOUR PREZ, BRIAN.


PROGRAM OCT 10....APRIL BROWN FROM 
OSTERHAUS PHARMACY, TELLING ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE  FLU
SHOT..........SHE IS IN "RESIDENCY" AT
THE PHARMACY.















Wednesday, October 3, 2018

ROTARY WEEK VOL 5 NO 48



EXTRA EXTRA...
ROTARIAN KAITLIN LUETT IS ENGAGED.
LEVI BURSLAFF PROPOSED TO HER OVER LAST WEEKEND AT THE CONCERT BARN ON CODFISH HOLLOW ROAD.     HE  HAD ARRANGED FOR FRIENDS
AND FAMILY TO BE THERE AND WITNESS THE PROPOSAL.    SHE HAD NO IDEA IT WAS ABOUT TO
HAPPEN......AND SAID YES.    MAQUOKETA ROTARY AND
THE OSTERHAUS PHARMACY FAMILY CAN LOOK FORWARD TO A WEDDING.....SOMETIME.....NO DATE YET.
CONGRATULATIONS KAITLIN.   AND YOU TOO LEVI.
YOU LUCKY GUY!




BELLEVUE ROTARIAN BARB COLLINS WAS AT OUR MEETING TODAY (10-2-18).    SHE AND  HER HUSBAND
DOUG ARE FARM BUREAU AGENTS AND SHE HAS AN
OFFICE IN BELLEVUE.   SHE PROMOTED THE CHUCK
LONG VISIT HER CLUB  IS HAVING.   SEE BELOW.




BILL MUELLER "ENTERTAINED" US AT ROTARY TODAY.
HE TAUGHT 8TH GRADERS FOR OVER 30 YEARS THEN
TAUGHT DRIVER'S ED FOR FOR NEARLY 10 YEARS GIVING LESSONS TO ABOUT A THOUSAND
STUDENTS A YEAR.   HE HAS WRITTEN TWO BOOKS.
HE GAVE A FUNNY TALK ABOUT HIS EARLY YEARS 
LIVING WITH HIS FARM FAMILY WITH 10 BROTHERS AND SISTERS ON THEIR FARM NEAR KENOSHA.    LOTS OF
LAUGHS.   BILL IS FROM DEWITT.

THE MAQUOKETA ROTARY BIG ANNIVERSARY DINNER 
IS COMING SOON....ON A WEDNESDAY NIGHT TAKING
PLACE OF NOON MEETING.    OCTOBER 24TH, AT 
OAKLAND MILLS (FORMERLY COSTELLO'S EAST OF
TOWN)...FROM 5 UNTIL7 P.M.   DINNER FREE FOR
ROTARIAN AND SPOUSE TOO.

GOOD CHICKEN DINNER TODAY.



























Thursday, September 20, 2018

ROTARY WEEK VOL 5 NO 47


THE PROGRAM THIS WEEK....SEPT 19....RED HENTON.
HIS DAUGHTER JUDY FROM CLINTON CAME WITH HIM.




























OUR CLUB GAVE  $5,583  TO THE NEW COMMUNITY CUPBOARD BUILDING.....
ONE-HALF THE PROCEEDS FROM THE REVERSE RAFFLE DINNER.    RIGHT,
RON SCHAEFER OF THE CUPBOARD BUILDING COMMITTEE ACCEPTED THE CHECK FROM PRESIDENT BRIAN.









Wednesday, September 12, 2018

ROTARY WEEK VOL 5 NO 46



KATILIN LUETT GAVE THE PROGRAM TODAY ABOUT THE PEACE PIPE PLAYERS.
SHE IS SECRETARY FOR THE 50-PLUS-YEAR-OLD LITTLE THEATRE GROUP.

TOMORROW NIGHT IS THE REVERSE RAFFLE ROTARY EVENT...3RD ANNUAL....
AND ALL TICKETS SOLD.
JOHN GILROY AND SALLY DAVIES WILL EMCEE THE EVENT THE CENTER STONE
INN.

PHOTO ABOVE:  BY SALLY DAVIES.

REVERSE RAFFLE WAS BIG SUCCESS!
TWO BIG WINNERS OF $1,000....
FELLOW ROTARIAN ASHER SCHROEDER
AND
MAQUOKETA FARMER LARY BECKER

























Thursday, September 6, 2018

ROTARY WEEK VOL 5 NO 45


ERICA BARKER, HEALTH AND FITNESS DIRECTOR AT THE YMCA GAVE THE ROTARY PROGRAM TODAY.
SHE'S ALSO THE NEW MAQUOKETA CITY COUNCILWOMAN.
PHOTO BY SCOTT WARREN

REGULAR MEETING NEXT WEDNESDAY.
AND REVERSE RAFFLE DINNER NEXT THURSDAY.
BUSY ROTARY WEEK AHEAD.




Wednesday, August 29, 2018

ROTARY WEEK VOL 5 NO 44



THIS WEEKEND IS "LABOR DAY" WEEKEND.

THE MAQUOKETA ROTARY CLUB IS 80 THIS YEAR.
MARK ON YOUR CALENDAR WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 24TH FOR A BIG CELEBRATION AT OAKLAND MILLS JUST EAST OF MAQUOKETA.
NO NOON MEETING THAT DAY.   EVENING MEETING STARTS AT 5:30 AND
INCLUDES DINNER OF COURSE.    MAYBE GUEST SPEAKER,  PRESIDENT TRUMP.


TODAY (8-29) .. GUEST SPEAKER WAS DEPUTY TERRY
ROLING WITH INTERESTING INFORMATION ABOUT
THE GROWING ATV FANS IN THE COUNTY...OVER 800.
MORE ON WHAT HE SAID ON TODAY'S DENNIS DAILY
REPORT ON  KMAQ HOME PAGE....WWW.KMAQ.COM

PHOTOS BY TREASURER JACOB BILLINGS.

IT WAS ANNOUNCED TODAY THAT ROTARIANS SALLY
AND JOHN WILL CO-EMCEE THE "REVERSE RAFFLE"
EVENT SEPTEMBER 13TH.


ROTARIAN ROGER STEWART WAS CALLED  UP TO
ACCEPT ANOTHER PAUL HARRIS PIN, HIS 2ND
TIME TO BE HONORED FOR HIS CONTRIBUTIONS
TO THE PAUL HARRIS FOUNDATION.

AND HIS SISTER, ROTARIAN NANCY (STEWART) MOORE
WAS HAPPY AS THE CLUB SANG HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO
HER (BIRTHDAY TOMORROW) .. AND SHE POINTED OUT
THAT BROTHER ROGER IS 5 YEARS OLDER THAN HER.

ALSO IN PHOTO ABOVE, THE NICELY COMBED HAIR
OF ROTARIAN VOY AND FELLOW ROTARIAN DOUG
MELVOLD.