GLIMPSE AND A GLANCE

Golden Rotary: Mon Sep 04, 2017

Hoot:
 
Two windmills are on a date and one asks the other, “So what kind of music do you like?” the other replies, “I’m a big metal fan!”
 
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Guest Speaker James Bishop Bureau of Reclamation Aug 29, 2017
“Hydroelectric in Colorado”: https://www.usbr.gov/
 
Sad that I missed this very important topic!
 
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Mic’s Corner: Guests from Aug 29, 2017
 
John Puma submitted his application. On Thursday, Aug 31, 2017, it was announced the Rotary Club of Golden Board of Directors had approved the membership application of John Puma. Welcome to the Club!
 
Jim Peters, ready to engage in the community through service. What better place than Rotary.
 
Lauren Davis, Kevin McGuire, and Alan Rubin from Evergreen Rotary, the “Red Dot Group”, invaded on this morning, claiming, “We don’t need no stinkin’ Red Badges.”
 
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Announcements:
 
Announced was the Board’s decision to call for more club projects to make use of the funds Golden Rotary has accumulated. Members having ideas for new good deeds should advise the appropriate committee chair.
 
Len Matheo has graciously agreed to host the Club’s Christmas party at Miner’s Alley Playhouse on December 12th. More details to come.
 
Upcoming Calendar:
  • Tue 09/05/2017: CLUB IS DARK. Club will not meet the day after Labor Day.
  • Tue 09/12/2017: Weekly meeting at the Rolling Hills Country Club
    • Speaker will be Ken Wiig. Topic: “Second Wind: Helping Children & Youth at Risk of Suicide.”
    • 7:15 AM – 8:30 AM
  • Sat 09/16/2017: Toby’s Pet Parade & Fair, Golden, CO
    • Fundraiser for Foothills Animal Shelter
    • 8:30 AM – 1:00 PM
    • For additional information or to register your pet: https://tobyspetparade.org/
  • Tue 09/19/2017: Weekly meeting at the Rolling Hills Country Club
    • Speaker will be Adrienne Elliot. Topic: “Adoption”
    • 7:15 AM – 8:30 AM
  • Fri 09/22/2017: Foothills Art Center Gala, Glitter in the Garden (black-tie optional) Golden, CO
    • Proceeds from this event support the Art Center’s responsible operations, innovative art, and educational and community programs.
    • Event starts at 6:00 PM
    • For additional information and tickets: http://www.foothillsartcenter.org/gala
  • Tue 09/26/2017: CLUB IS DARK. In support of the Area 7 Assembly.
  • Wed 09/27/2017: Area 7 Assembly, the Vista at Applewood Golf Course
    • Please mark your calendars for a very special evening!
    • Three clubs from our Area will be in attendance for this Polio Plus fundraising event
    • All Rotarians are encouraged to attend
    • Buffet dinner, cash bar
    • Special guest speaker, Abbas Rajabi, 5450 District Governor 2017 – 2018
    • Cost for you and guest covered by the club, though limited number of paid admissions. If we exceed the number of paid admissions, then cost is $18.00/person
    • Please RSVP to Greg Elliott: gelliott@visitingangels.com 
    • Please RSVP no later than 09/20/2017
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Uplifting take-a-way:
 
“The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today.”
─ quote by H. Jackson Brown Jr.
 
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