Freezin' drizzle!
January 11, 2023
Joining the FCH Rotary breakfast meetings on Zoom:  open the link below, click on Open Zoom Meetings, and follow the prompts.
Breakfast was not held today, Wednesday, January 11, due to reported icy roads. The speaker, Shortstop, and members were alerted. UPCOMING PROGRAMS: Speaker on January 18: Former STRIVE student Wendy Tocachi will recount her STRIVE success story. Speaker on January 25: Laura Herman and Gladys of Helping Paws will speak (well, probably not Gladys) about that nonprofit program. Speaker on February 1: Janelle Erickson of White Bear Lake Rotary about its “Touching Tiny Lives” district grant proposal.
The rescheduled (from yesterday) Fridley STRIVE mentors’ meeting with students took place today at 11:30. Another will be scheduled for the end of the month. Contact Steve Klaers at 612-599-8103 if planning to attend. Additional mentors for Fridley STRIVE students are sought, and potential mentors next year at Columbia Heights High School are encouraged to attend.
The Pollination Committee will meet next on Tuesday, February 7 at 7:30 a.m. on Zoom. The Zoom link is Contact organizer Kristen Stuenkel with any questions at
Social Committee Scott Lund is planning a limited-capacity mystery event for April or May.
Save The Date: the annual district 5960 conference is scheduled for April 29, 2023, a joint conference with Districts 5580 (northern Minny and NoDak) and 5950 at Madden’s Golf Resort on Gull Lake in Brainerd.
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