Saturday, October 19, 2019

ROTARY WEEK VOL 6 NO 46

 

SORRY, NO REPORT ON THIS WEEK'S MEETING.   WEB SITE EDITOR DID NOT
ATTEND.


Wednesday, October 9, 2019

ROTARY WEEK VOL 6 NO 45


PRESIDENT BELLINGS WAS ABSENT AT MEETING THIS WEEK.    THIS SUMMER, HE
GOT A NEW SIGN OUT FRONT AT DUTRAC....NOW GETTING NEW OFFICE THAT
REQUIRED HIS BEING THERE TODAY.     GOOD TIMES AT DUTRAC.

GUEST SPEAKER TODAY,  (10-9-19)  DR. SAM WILLIAMS.    MARION NATIVE NOW
ON ONE-YEAR INTERNSHIP AT OSTERHAUS PHARMACY.    LOVES MAQUOKETA AND
TOLD WHY......LISTING WHAT HE HAS SEEN AND LIKES ABOUT THE CITY.  



Wednesday, October 2, 2019

ROTARY WEEK VOL 6 NO 44



BRIAN BOPES WAS THE GUEST SPEAKER OCT 2ND.
FIREMAN BOPES IS MAQUOKETA'S FIRE PREVENTION WEEK CHAIRMAN...
AND THAT IS MAINLY WHAT HE TALKED ABOUT.
HE ALSO MENTIONED THAT THEY HAVE OPENINGS FOR MORE MEMBERS OF THE
DEPARTMENT AS THEY ARE UNDER ABOUT 6 MEMBERS.
ALSO SAID THEY ARE GETTING A NEW TRUCK  YET THIS YEAR.

FIRES ARE DOWN IN THE AREA....GOOD NEWS....
AND FIREMEN SPEND MOST THURSDAYS AT THE FIRE STATION, TRAINING, AND
LEARNING MORE.    ALSO WORKING ON EQUIPMENT.
HIS DAY JOB IS AT MAQUOKETA STATE BANK.


Monday, September 16, 2019

Sunday, September 8, 2019

ROTARY WEEK VOL 6 NO 42


PRESIDENT JACOB PRESENTS $2,000 CASH
FOR WINNING THE "REVERSE RAFFLE"
THIS WEEK....TO KEVIN LAHEY OF MAQUOKETA.

FELLOW ROTARIAN TOM BLEY HAD THE
PROGRAM TODAY AND HAD NO GUEST,
BUT DID THE PROGRAM HIMSELF.
TODAY, 9-11 DAY, HE FIRST PLAYED THE
SONG BY ALAN JACKSON (WHERE WERE
YOU) THAT WAS ABOUT THE TRAGIC 
DAY AND THEN HE ALONG WITH OTHER
MEMBERS DISCUSSED THE DAY, SOME
TELLING WHERE THEY WERE AND WHAT
THEY WERE DOING WHEN THE PLANES
FLEW INTO T HE WORLD TRADE CENTER
18 YEARS AGO.    A GOOD PROGRAM BY TOM.









ROTARY WEEK VOL 6 NO 41


ROTARY PROGRAM SEPTEMBER 4TH.     NATHAN WOODWARD, WHO WITH PARTNER
OWN SQUIRE'S MANOR BED AND BREAKFAST.    HAVE OWNED IT NOW JUST OVER
A YEAR.    SOLD HOME IN CALIFORNIA AND BOUGHT SQUIRE'S MANOR TO
DO SOMETHING THEY HAD NEVER DONE BEFORE.     THEY LIKE IT HERE!   HAVE MADE SOME MINOR CHANGES AND NATHAN SAYS BUSINESS IS GOOD.    HAVE STARTED A PRICY SATURDAY NIGHT (DELICIOUS) DINNER FOR TOTAL OF 12 THAT IS GOING OVER WELL.   BY RESERVATIONS ONLY AND OPEN TO ANYONE.   NOT JUST
OVERNIGHT GUESTS.   FIVE COURSE MEAL.    HAVE IT REGARDLESS OF HOW
MANY RESERVE TO COME.      NATHAN WAS IN FILM (MOVIE) PRODUCTION IN CALIFORNIA AND WITH A NEWLY ORGANIZED COMMITTEE IS PLANNING  A FIRST-EVER MAQUOKETA FILM FESTIVAL FOR NEXT OCTOBER.   NO FAMILY, SO NATHAN
HAS TIME FOR BED AND BREAKFAST AND THE FESTIVAL.      


Wednesday, August 28, 2019

ROTARY WEEK VOL 6 NO 40

ROTARY  GUEST SPEAKER AUGUST 28, 2019.
HE WORKS FOR "KNAPP TEDESCO INSURANCE" AND GAVE A PRESENTATION
ABOUT 10 CLAIMS YOU COULD NOT ANTICIPATE BUT ACTUALLY HAPPENED.
NICE PHOTO OF ROGER'S THINNING HAIR-LINE.


IN ROTARIAN BOB OSTERHAUS HAND IS THE 4TH PAUL HARRIS FELLOW PIN HE
HAS EARNED THROUGH DONATIONS TO THE FELLOWSHIP FOUNDATION.
ONE FOR EACH $1,000.     THANK YOU BOB.
NOTE, THE LIGHT ABOVE ACCENTS HIS THINNING HAIR-LINE.