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1.  It's time to get your list together for potential rose customers. If you did not pick up a flyer for your business or customers, contact Ron Cin. Roses are           $20/dozen.  Orders are to be in by October 18 and delivered on October 26. Check out the ad in the Pope County Tribune.
 
2. October will be Rotary Food Drop month. Volunteers will to needed, Oct. 12th. Contact Laura for additional information. Sign up sheet online.
 
3. Looking for volunteers for the Ethics Program, Nov 7th at the Lakeside Ballroom. Sign up sheet online. Contact Dick or Lloyd
 
4. Get Active and Learn More About Glenwood Rotary!
 
Get active and learn more about Glenwood Rotary! Sign up for one of our committees, Club, Membership, Community, Foundation, International, Vocational and Programs. See Mary or one of the program chairs for
Membership--------Dane Ankeny
Community----------Laura Nordstrom
Foundation----------Kevin Klimek
International--------Amy Roers
Vocational-----------Jeanne Kramer
Program Chair------Amy Roers*
 
5. Youth Exchange Family...We have (2) two host family for our Youth Exchange Student, we need (1) one more families to complete the year.  Please      contact either Lloyd or Amy for additional leads or information.

6. Plant Watering.  Contact --- Dave Iverson
 
7. Thank you Chip for stepping up as our new Strive Director 
 
8. PLEASE LET JILL KNOW BY MONDAY IF YOU WANT SALAD FOR LUNCH.
 
 
 
 
 
Rotarian of the Month

Rotarian of the Month 

Jon Stafsholt is a retired District Judge who served a 13-county district in West-Central Minnesota.  His chambers was in Glenwood.  He joined Rotary in  1987.  He was elected president of the Glenwood Rotary Club in 1993.  For several years, he organized and coordinated the Group Study Exchange for the club, and he was the primary organizer of the Rotary mentor program.  Jon will be celebrating his 50th wedding anniversary with his wife Helen in December.  They raised two daughters and now have four grandchildren ranging in age from 9 to 16.  

 

North Country Food Bank
 
Anthony Hebert, Development Director for the North Country Food Bank, was our speaker last week.  The Food Bank provide food and support to Food Shelves, Soup Kitchens, Homeless Shelters, Senior Centers, Abuse Shelters, Back Pack, Child Hunger Programs and the Local Food Drop.  In 2016 the Food Bank distribute 7,284,977 pounds of food, equivalent of more than 5,691,388 meals.
One Rotary Summit 
 
The Glenwood Rotary Club was well represented at the District's One Rotary Summit.(Pictured if you did not know, were Lloyd Campbell, District Membership Chair 2018, Ben Peters, Nathaniel Seabrook and Grant Herfindahl, President-Elect of the Glenwood Club.) The Summit was an opportunity to give your input to where the district should focus its efforts, learn more about the District and a chance to get to know more about the future leaders of Rotary.   It was a day of actions vs just listening to speakers. It was fun!!   
Speakers
Oct 17, 2017
Box Office: off site meeting at the Box Office, 18 E Minnesota Ave, Glenwood
Oct 24, 2017
Central Lakes Symphony Orchestra
Oct 31, 2017
Nov 07, 2017
Nov 14, 2017
Nov 21, 2017
Nov 28, 2017
Dec 05, 2017
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Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays
Merle Wagner
October 1
 
Nan Haggerty
October 9
 
Todd Roth
October 16
 
Chad Quelle
October 25
 
Dave Iverson
October 30
 
Spouse Birthdays
Jon Blocher
October 29
 
Anniversaries
Dane Ankeny
Elizabeth Ankeny
October 7
 
Amy Roers
Rodney Roers
October 21
 
Join Date
Jeremy Myrom
October 1, 2000
17 years
 
Amy Roers
October 16, 2002
15 years
 
David Thompson
October 16, 2003
14 years
 
Todd Roth
October 16, 2002
15 years
 
David Peterson
October 17, 2007
10 years
 
Benjamin Peters
October 18, 2016
1 year
 
Joseph Schneiderhan
October 18, 2016
1 year
 
Upcoming Events
Planting, Placing and Watering Glenwood Pots
Feb 27, 2017 12:45 PM –
Oct 21, 2017 12:45 PM
 
Rose Sale
Lakeside Ballroom
Oct 18, 2017 – Oct 26, 2017
 
Meeting Responsibilities
Greeter
Rajdl, Marin
 
Invocation
Erickson, Pamela
 
Reporter/Photographer/Public Relations
Douglass, Tim
 
Secretary
Erickson, Pamela
 
Program Chair
Roers, Amy
 
Bulletin
Erickson, Pamela
 
Sergeant at Arms
Roth, Todd
 
Social Media Director
Campbell, Lloyd
 
Russell Hampton
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