Posted by Tina Pavlot on Aug 08, 2019
Here is what you missed at this week's Rotary meeting!
Meeting Recap 08/08/19     
  • Randy Wilson, RI District 7150 Governor and his wife Jan
  • Judy Reilly – Area 2 Assistant Governor
  • PJ Scott – of Punta Gorda, PDG 7150
  • Judy Gigliotti – Guest of Bob and Joann
Rotarians in the News:
  • Rotarians were noted again in the OD for their cleanup of Proctor Park
  • CABVI and their Quest Program was noted in the OD
  • Members ran into each other at Glimmerglass for Ta-Nehisi Coates on facebook
  • Jim Gemza and his wife celebrated an anniversary on facebook
  • Travis Rabbers was our member spotlight of the week. He told us a little about himself and his Rotary experience in Michigan before moving to Utica.
  • Linda Iannone announced that the Stanley won the OD’s Best of the Best Awards last night as well as Turnbull Insurance and Nick Passalacqua & Associates
  • The Stanley is hosting the Tribute to Woodstock on Saturday and golf tournament Sunday
  • Pictures were shown of members at last evening’s youth exchange welcome home dinner, breakfast at Adrean Terrace and members at an event for the Community Foundation.
Program: Area 2 AG Judy Reilly introduced RI DG Randy Wilson. Randy first joined the Sauquoit Rotary Club in 1978 and served as it’s President three times. To demonstrate this year’s theme ‘Rotary Connects the World’ he spoke of the exchange student he housed for 6 weeks whom he reconnected with 18 years later. He encouraged us to invite others to a meeting and ‘knock on your neighbors’ door’ to grow our club. He mentioned the District 7150 Conference in Oswego on October 19th and encouraged us to attend. October 24th is World Polio Day and they are working on organizing a Polio Awareness week for CNY starting October 19th. November 9th is the 75th anniversary of the Rotary relationship with the United Nations.
Next Week’s Program: Rotary exchange students share their experiences