News for the Week of October 11, 2019 
 
Here's Everything You Need to Know...
 
Announcements:
 
The Pause for the Cause was to promote Tall Grass Spa/Gail Sharp’s sponsorship of the Soldier Boxes Project to be held this year on November 15, 2019.  Gail requests that no food items or aerosol containers be donated, but cosmetics (small travel size containers) and note cards are very much appreciated.
 
Colleen Kucera spoke of the Destination Imagination shoes project (click here for flyer).  They are seeking gently used shoes that can be refurbished and sold to help create markets in lesser-developed countries.  There will be collection boxes for shoes at the Friday 10/18 meeting.
 
Susan Hammond announced the next Rowdy Rotarian meeting will be November 5, 2019, at the Chart House!
 
Kimra invited one and all to the book club meeting at her home at 6 p.m. October 30th.
 
Kelly announced the next youth services committee meeting will be on Friday 10/18 following the club meeting from 8:30 to 9:00
 
Curt Harris is seeking sponsorship donations to end polio as he takes a Thanksgiving Day bike ride for 100 miles in Tucson, AZ.  (click here for flyer).  Donations (minimum $20) can be made online at www.rotary.org
 
Carryovers from Last Week 
 
Rocky Mountain National Watermedia Exhibition - Barb Scripps reminded us that the RMNW exhibition is running through October 26.    In its 46th year, RMNW is presented by Center for the Arts Evergreen.  The exhibit attracts entrants and jurors from across the United States, and is regarded as one of the top watermedia exhibitions in the country.  Selected from more than 460 entries, the national exhibit features 70 of the country's top watermedia artists from 25 states.  Tickets are only $5 for non-members and $3 for members.  
 
Important Dates:
 
Don't forget to mark your calendar with these dates: 
  •    November 22- Thanksgiving Dinner for Seniors
  •    District 5450 Conference 2020- April 24 and 25
 
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