We held a working session to plan the Newark Rotary Family Fest.
Words of Inspiration
Sue Colacino gave us some things to think about and a good laugh at the end.
Adam O. brought Katie Pullen of Allstate.
Pat Albrecht is out of the hospital but has some tests coming up.
Bob Bendix will do Words of Inspiration next week.
Gary Reilly thanked everyone who supported the Camp Onseyawa Golf Tournament last weekend. The camp will still be held this August despite the sale of the campgrounds by the Boy Scouts.
Jan Hence asked for Rotarians to sell chicken barbecue tickets and report to her how many were sold. The chicken barbecue is being held this Sunday and the ticket sales are far below the number chickens we are committed to sell.
Kevin Mooney (June 13)
Tim and Ann Johnson (58 years)
JJ Cotter and Haywood (7 years)
Happy Moments
  • Bob Bendix said that Aubrey flying in for a visit and then is going to London. She is executive producer of the new Netflix movie Hello, Goodbye, and Everything in Between
  • Adam O was excited that his daughter will graduate from high school in a couple of weeks!
  • Holly Kreuser went to NYC with her daughters and saw Hugh Jackman in The Music Man. Jackman’s shoe broke during the final scene, but he still made the most of it.
  • Frank All was very proud of his grandson, Gabriel, who won the Sharon All Memorial award and 12 other awards.
  • Clayton Depew announced the Wine, Craft Beer, and Artisan Festival taking place on June 17.
  • We celebrated President Melissa's birthday, which is on June 18th.
Rotarian Biography
Adam O was our featured Rotarian this week. Did you know that he spent his ‘20’s as a professional musician in a rock band called Shelflyfe? And that he is double jointed (which he demonstrated for us)?
Working Session
For the final part of the meeting, we held a working session for the Newark Rotary Family Fest. Committees were organized and everyone volunteered to help make this a successful event which will take place on September 10th.