Meeting Minutes

Wallingford Rotary will post its minutes here from the previous week’s meeting.

Wallingford Memorial Rotary Club

Meeting: August 3, 2015

Presiding: Don Glendenning

Attendance: 15   Make-up: Dave                 50/50: Adrian

Minutes of last meeting: Correction: Dwight MacPherson resigned, and did not ask for a leave of absence as was previously reported.

News and Announcements: (Please give your secretary relevant data for events)

  • The club voted to pay for breakfasts by the month instead of each meeting. Credit would be forwarded to the next month with makeups. The cost would be forfeited if a meeting is missed without a makeup. August has 5 regular meetings. $50 is due August 3 to cover regular meetings.
  • Gary Jaquith has resigned for personal reasons.
  • Bruce notified the club that he will be away for an extended period, but wishes to retain his membership.

Lobster Fest: August 16. Set-up will begin at 2:30. Don distributed raffle tickets and list of donors. Meal tickets were distributed; Ann will collect. Please have a number to Ann next week.

Program: Club Assembly: Dave has volunteered to serve as Foundation chair. Don and several suggested a club banner for display at all our events. Several also suggested a printed handout similar to the coin drop handouts. Plans for the lobster fest were finalized.

Upcoming Programs  August 10: Jay          August 17: Stan          August 24: Dave
August 31: Randell

We need new memberships to keep our club viable. PLEASE!!!

Procedure: Invite prospective member to a meeting. Fill out membership card to be presented to board and then general membership. Announced for 2 weeks at club meetings. Prospective member is then told about Rotary at a fireside chat with at least two members.


1. Is it the truth?

2. Is it fair to all concerned?

3. Will it build good will and better friendships?

4.    Will it be beneficial to all concerned?


1. Club Service

2. Community Service

3. International Service

4. Vocational Service

5. Youth Service


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