12-15-2022

Circleville Rotary Board and Committee members presenting check to CHS Girls Softball for their help with the 2022 Pumpkin Show Booth

12/15/2022

Marie Nemes-Crawford, Editor

December Calendar

1st – Blanket Project – 39 blankets to tie for CASA

8th – District Governor, Price Finley

15th – Sounds of the Season

17th – * Wreaths Across America at Forest Cemetery

22nd – No Meeting – Merry Christmas

28th – * Picture at Imagination Station, north side of library. 12 Noon is picture, please bring children/grandchildren

29th – No Meeting – Happy New Year

January calendar – Gary Dean, Program Chair

5th – Krista Bower – Chamber of Commerce

12th – Compassion Furniture in Stoutsville

19th – Maggie Simmons – PAAC

26th – Erica Tucker – District Director of Solid Waste Authority

28th – * Dueling Piano’s – Sunrise Rotary fundraiser at Fairgrounds

February calendar – Ian Webb, Program Chair

2nd: Erin Edwards- Food and Drink Editor at Columbus Monthly

4th: * Rotary Foundation Gala – Hocking Hills Lodge

9th:  Erin Allsop- Big Brothers, Big Sisters

16th:  Robert Fanska- Boy Scouts

23rd:  Rural Urban Day

Upcoming Dates:

  • April 28-29, 2023 – * District 6690 Conference – Veteran’s Memorial
  • June 16, 2023 – Golf outing at Pickaway Country Club

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  • Presiding: President David M. Crawford
  • Prayer: Joe Brown
  • Piano Player: Ellery Elick
  • Song Leader: Heidi White selected “Deck the Halls” and “God Rest Ye Merry Gentleman”
  • Attending: (Drexel has official list) Crawford, Poling, Nemes-Crawford, Spangler, Beavers, C.Chamberlain, T.Tootle, Brown, McNemar, Elick, Canfield, Droste, McIlroy, Schreiner, Montgomery, Fullen, Ellis, Johnson, Palm, Mavis, Wilson, McCrady, Rothe, Riegel, Hedges, R.Wolfe, D.Wolfe, C.Mullins, Sneed, White, Neff, D.Webb, I.Webb, E.Liggett, Dean, Hooks
  • Guests: Daryl Wolfe introduced Jim Retanio who has requested membership information; Don McIlroy introduced Michelle Blanton who has requested membership information
  • Visiting Rotarians: Larry Schieber – Sunrise;
  • December Birthdays: 12th-Judy Wolford; 13th- John Ellis; 26th – Bob Foster;
  • December Anniversaries: 9th- Vince & Deborah Yaniga; 17th-Bob & Sue McCrady; 18th-Miles & Nicole Layton; 19th-Kim & Robin Halley; 20th-Charlie & Mollie Hedges; 21st-Tim & Amy Colburn, Jayme & Will Fountain; 22nd-Bob & Alice Foster;

New member proposal: The board has approved Jim Retanio for membership. His sponsor is Daryl Wolfe.

Announcements

  • Joe Brown happy dollars for his publication of his new book “Life’s Callings”
  • Connie Chamberlain and Patty Rothe – New Board Members voted in for next year
  • Rob Radcliff – President 2025-2026 voted in
  • Sunrise Dueling Piano’s – January 28th see Larry Schieber today or at the store if you would like a ticket – $35 each. This is their fundraiser for Miryante Orphanage in Uganda.
  • Chris Mullins provided the wrap up of Pumpkin Show Booth:
    • Smoothest year ever for Bob McCrady/Chris – thanks to all shift supervisors
    • CHS – Coach Jada Truex was with us today. Circleville High School Girls Softball team had 8 members help out at the booth. Everyone who signed up showed up and Allie Mullins and Katelyn Folkes are here representing the team. This is the first time Circleville has a whole week off for Spring Break and the team is going to Florida for Spring Training. They will be in the Clearwater beach area practicing with two other teams (and having some fun on the beach.)
    • Circleville Rotary is donating $1,000 to expenses in appreciation for the team’s help in manning our booth.
    • $10,317 Profit – biggest revenue (yes, prices did increase a little)
  • Community Kitchen will be cancelled on Dec. 26th
  • Picture for Imagination Station – Dec. 28th. Noon. Please come with children/grandchildren.

Scholarship Drawing: Eric Liggett was the winner of the drawing $16. The jackpot is $809 and it continues!!

Program:

Thank you to Drexel Poling and Ellery Elick for providing wonderful holiday music today. Merry Christmas and Happy, Healthy New Year to us all.


12-08-2022

District Governor Price Finley welcomes Sheriff Matthew Haffey into Circleville Rotary. Pictured with Rotarian Dr. John Ellis, his sponsor.

District Governor Price Finley and Assistant Governor Jim Rogers, thank Rotarian Charlie Hedges for 17 years of service as Rotary Foundation Chairman.

District Governor, Price Finley, invites the Circleville Rotary Club to Imagine Rotary

12-08-2022

December Calendar

1st – Blanket Project – 39 blankets to tie for CASA

8th – District Governor, Price Finley

15th – Sounds of the Season

17th – * Wreaths Across America at Forest Cemetery

22nd – No Meeting – Merry Christmas

28th – * Picture at Imagination Station, north side of library. 12 Noon is picture, please bring children/grandchildren

29th – No Meeting – Happy New Year

January calendar – Gary Dean, Program Chair

5th – Krista Bower – Chamber of Commerce

12th – Compassion Furniture in Stoutsville

19th – Maggie Simmons – PAAC

26th – Erica Tucker – District Director of Solid Waste Authority

28th – * Dueling Piano’s – Sunrise Rotary fundraiser at Fairgrounds

February calendar – Ian Webb, Program Chair

2nd: Erin Edwards- Food and Drink Editor at Columbus Monthly

4th: * Rotary Foundation Gala – Hocking Hills Lodge

9th:  Erin Allsop- Big Brothers, Big Sisters

16th:  Robert Fanska- Boy Scouts

23rd:  Rural Urban Day

Upcoming Dates:

  • April 28-29, 2023 – * District 6690 Conference – Veteran’s Memorial
  • June 16, 2023 – Golf outing at Pickaway Country Club

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  • Presiding: President David M. Crawford
  • Prayer: Assistant Governor, Jim Rogers
  • Piano Player: Ellery Elick
  • Song Leader: District Governor, Price Finley selected “Deck the Hall” and “Santa Claus is Coming to Town”
  • Attending: (Drexel has official list) Crawford, Poling, Nemes-Crawford, Spangler, Beavers, C.Chamberlain, B.Tootle, Canfield, T.Tootle, Palm, Wilson, Riegel, R.Wolfe, McCrady, Montgomery, McIlroy, Mavis, Hedges, Ellis, Elick, Fullen, Schreiner, Foster, Robinson, E.Liggett, D.Wolfe, Droste, Ankrom, Sneed, Patterson, Mabe, Simmons, Hooks, Hafey, Fountain
  • Visiting Rotarians: Assistant Governor, Jim Rogers-Logan; Larry Schieber – Sunrise;
  • Guests: Ty Ankrom brought Stacy Young who has applied for membership
  • December Birthdays: 12th-Judy Wolford; 13th- John Ellis; 26th – Bob Foster;
  • December Anniversaries: 9th- Vince & Deborah Yaniga; 17th-Bob & Sue McCrady; 18th-Miles & Nicole Layton; 19th-Kim & Robin Halley; 20th-Charlie & Mollie Hedges; 21st-Tim & Amy Colburn, Jayme & Will Fountain; 22nd-Bob & Alice Foster;

New member proposed – Stacy Young has been approved for membership

New member inducted – today we welcomed Matthew Hafey into membership

Announcements

  • Charlie Hedges was recognized for his 17 years of service as the Foundation chair for our club
  • Bob Foster working on new website for club – CirclevilleRotary.org click on the three bars or dots (depending on device) in upper right for drop-down
  • Community Kitchen will be cancelled on Dec. 26th.
  • Larry Schieber from Sunrise invited us to the Dueling Piano fundraiser at the fairgrounds January 28th. Tickets are now on sale.$35 each and tables are available for purchase. See Larry at the store.
  • Picture for Imagination Station – Dec. 28th. Noon. Please come with children/grandchildren.

SAA: Tony Robinson

  • Club Anniversaries
  • Warren’s Badge found in ladies restroom
  • Fellow Capital grads
  • Happy Dollars

Scholarship Drawing: Roger Wolfe was the winner of the drawing $17. The jackpot is $793 and it continues!!

Program: District Governor, Price Finley – Upper Arlington Club

  • Price’s Purple shoes represent Imagination Rotary colors
  • Imagination Rotary is an invitation to all of us – What can we do in Rotary? How can we take the next step and make it happen?
  • Rotary Foundation donations make a project Imagined a reality
  • Our district’s 125 Club is 7 years old. $100 to annual fund + $25 Polio Plus fund. Myrotary.org – Donate button; QR code; give check to Drexel or Charlie
  • Power of Rotary, Power of service, leadership, community – who is not in the crowd today? Who would you like to invite to a meeting, service project, someone who will benefit from being a Rotarian?
  • “…You don’t Imagine yesterday, you Imagine tomorrow…” Jennifer Jones – President, Rotary International

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  • In appreciation of this year’s speakers sharing their time & efforts, donations to Pickaway Pathways for Success will be made in their names.

12-01-2022

President-elect Warren Spangler with Westfall students Danielle Elder and Steven Layton

Circleville Rotary members working on the CASA blanket project

12/01/2022

December Programs

1st – Blanket Project – 39 blankets to tie for CASA

8th – District Governor, Price Finley

15th – Sounds of the Season

17th – Wreaths Across America at Forest Cemetery

22nd – No Meeting – Merry Christmas

29th – No Meeting – Happy

January Programs – Gary Dean, Chair

5th – Krista Bower – Chamber of Commerce

12th – Compassion Furniture in Stoutsville

19th – Maggie Simmons – PAAC

26th – Erica Tucker – District Director of Solid Waste Authority

28th – Dueling Piano’s – Sunrise Rotary fundraiser at Fairgrounds

February Programs – Ian Webb, Chair

2nd: Erin Edwards- Food and Drink Editor at Columbus Monthly

9th:  Erin Allsop- Big Brothers, Big Sisters

16th:  Robert Fanska- Boy Scouts

23rd:  Rural Urban Day

Upcoming Dates:

  • June 16, 2023 – Golf outing

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  • Presiding: President-Elect Warren Spangler
  • Prayer: Dan Fouts
  • Piano Player: Ellery Elick
  • Song Leader: Heidi White selected “The First Noel” & “Joy to the World”
  • Students: Westfall students introduced by Emily Smith are Steven Layton and Danielle Elder
  • Attending: (Drexel has official list) Poling, Nemes-Crawford, McIlroy, Fouts, Spangler, Ellis, Palm, Beavers, C.Chamberlain, Fullen, Schreiner, Canfield, Wilson, Riegel, McCrady, R.Wolfe, Hedges, Elick, B.Liggett, Rothe, T.Chamberlain, Foster, Rawlins, T.Tootle, Dean, Maroscher, Ankrom, White, Droste, Wolford, Neff, Rhodes, D.Wolfe, McNemar, Kramer, Mabe, D.Webb, I.Webb, B.Tootle, Hooks, Fountain
  • Guests: Ty Ankrom introduced us to Stacy Young who would like to be a member
  • December Birthdays: 12th-Judy Wolford; 13th- John Ellis; 26th – Bob Foster;
  • December Anniversaries: 9th- Vince & Deborah Yaniga; 17th-Bob & Sue McCrady; 18th-Miles & Nicole Layton; 19th-Kim & Robin Halley; 20th-Charlie & Mollie Hedges; 21st-Tim & Amy Colburn, Jayme & Will Fountain; 22nd-Bob & Alice Foster;

Announcements

  • Foundation Giving month – please think about supporting the Rotary Foundation by either Paul Harris fellow or 125 Club. Charlie Hedges or Jayme Fountain can help with answers to questions.
  • Charlie Hedges introduced the latest Paul Harris Fellows – Daryl Wolfe, Warren Spangler, Carly Neff
  • Board Members Dec. 16th – 6:30pm last meeting of the year here
  • Community Kitchen – thank you from Daryl Wolfe to Bob Sneed, Angela Beavers, Warren Spangler, David & Marie Crawford

SAA: Warren came up a question

  • If you don’t have Christmas decorations up, pay $1

Scholarship Drawing: Rick Rawlins was the winner of the drawing $24. The jackpot is $776 and it continues!!

Program: 39 Blankets completed for CASA