OPENING:  President Mark Cole called on Gary Reel for Invocation, Pledge of Allegiance, God Bless America.  Mr. Gary Reel also led us in a rendition of “America the Beautiful”…and entertained us with the Joke of the Day.

GUESTS:  Rotary welcomed Jim Jickess – Struthers Rotarian of 54 Years, as well as Ms. Taylor Posey.

Fellowship:  John Mashiska fined anyone who did not work in their yard over the weekend.  This editor protested, as I currently live in an apartment…but I pony’d up.

Quote: Mark Cole offered: “Folks are usually about as happy as they make their minds up to be.” – Abraham Lincoln

Announcements:

The District 6650 Annual Conference will be held in Youngstown this year.  It begins May 2nd, and has been named “A Taste of Youngstown”.

The event spans two days, 5/2 and 5/3, with many informative and social activities planned.  For more details, including registration information CLICK HERE.

ROADSIDE CLEANUP – will be Saturday May 10th at 9am.  Meet at Smiths Corners Church on route 46.

SKOK FAMILY HOUSE BUILD  – If anyone is interested in working/volunteering, make sure to attend a safety workshop.  See President Mark Cole for more information.

THUNDER OVER THE VALLEY – May 17th and 18th.  Volunteers needed to work the Austintown Rotary table.

April 23rd – Youngstown Rotary will host Beers, Cheers & Gears at 5pm.  http://www.youngstownrotary.com/

 

2014-2015 Officers

President:  Vince Colaluca
Vice President:  Mal Culp
Secretary:  Tracie Kaglic
Treasurer:  Brian Frederick
Club Service:  Ed Kalaher
Community Service:  Heather Fronk
Vocational Service:  John Mashiska
International Service:  Richard Begalla