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.

ROTARY’S 4-WAY TEST:

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?

ROTARY’S 5 AVENUES OF SERVICE:

1. Club Service

2. Community Service

3. International Service

4. Vocational Service

5. Youth Service

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