NOV. 25, 2020
The Rotary Club of Placentia collected supplies and purchased backpacks for 100 local students. Please contact us to help with the many community projects we do throughout the year.
Rotary Club of Placentia
November 25, 2020
Members in attendance: Ward, Roy, Nate, Kathi, Turgut, Alice, Kevin, Glenn, Jim, Lisa, Ron, Craig, Michelle . Two guests from the UK: Andrew Downie & Pam Cox.
Inspirational Moment: Glenn, 4 Way-Test: Michelle, Pledge: Jim
Kathi provided an update for the Chamber of Commerce.
Ward provided an update on the city-The drive-in movie on Saturday, December12, will be “Elf”. A drive through Winter Wonderland, which replaces the annual tree-lighting event, will be held on December 3, from 4-9:30 PM at the civic center. December 1 &15 are the last city council meetings for 2020.
Lisa has sent an email/invitation for the upcoming holiday event for the club, to be held on Saturday, December 12, from 1-3 PM @ Talaquepaque Mexican Restaurant in Old Town Placentia. Please RSVP.
Fine Master: Lisa
Ward-club anniversary 16 years as a Rotarian $50 to Andy’s Penny Pot, Nate 12 year anniversary as a Rotarian $50 to the capital campaign, Lisa’s version of Jeopardy in honor of Alex Trek, had a decided theme! The groups were: Glenn, Alice, Michelle-all fined $1, Ward, Kathi, Kevin-all fined $1, Turgut, Nate, Roy-all fined $1, Ron, Jim, Craig-all fined $1, next category-Kathi was fine free but everyone else-$1. Kathi had $10 HB for Glenn’s safe trip to Illinois, Ron had $5 HB for filling the Blessing Boxes, Lisa had $5 HB for the Blessing Boxes, Alice had $5 HB for her new roof, Roy has offered a $25 reward for his missing pool contractor! Glenn had $5 HB for the Blessing Boxes and $5 SB since there aren’t any trains running West today.
Nate asked for volunteers to serve as Fine Master & Michelle stepped up to the plate, way to go Michelle!
If you go shopping for supplies for the Blessing Boxes, turn the receipts into Jim or Ward for reimbursement. Turgut & William will fill the boxes. A female sports team from EDHS, painted all of the Blessing Boxes recently. Many of the supplies/staples can be stored in the storage unit.
Jim has designate December 5 & 9 as harvesting days, so if you have a neighbor with surplus citrus, please contact them & schedule the harvesting!
Please contact President-Elect Kathi, if you are interested in any of the Chair positions for the club.
According to Craig, Thomas Jefferson hated Thanksgiving! More turkey for us!
Assignments for Wednesday, December 2:
4 Way-Test: Craig
Inspirational Moment: Michelle
Fine Master for December: Michelle