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


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.


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