OPENING:  President Mark Cole called on Karl Rein for Invocation, Pledge of Allegiance, God Bless America.

GUESTS:  Rotary welcomed James Gibbs – First National Bank and D&E Counseling Board Member, Bill Reece – Canfield Rotary, Steven Guy and Mama Esther.

Fellowship:  Dr. Mitch Dalvin invited Rotarians to share Happy Bucks.

50/50:  Richard Begalla cashed in for $6.00, and immediately donated it back to the group.  Well done young man.

Rotary Minute: Chuck Baker shared some insights about Medical Innovations outlined in this Rotarian Magazine Article. 


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.

Bike Nights at Quaker Steak and Lube have been finalized, and Austintown Rotary will be participating.  Dates to be announced soon.


Program:  Flying the Flag with Rotary