Posted on Oct 03, 2017


21 members and exchange student Pascal Bohner attended, and heard guest speaker Jeff Ferguson, longtime head coach of the very successful Totino-Grace High School football team, present his guidelines for creating and maintaining a culture of success for coaches of young athletes and for the students themselves, both as individuals and as participants of the team.
  • Ten members planted 60 trees in Fridley last Saturday. Thanks to all!
  • Tim Blank passed around sign-up sheets for dictionary distribution on Oct. 4 in Fridley and October 18 in Columbia Heights.
  • Gordy Backlund announced a profit of $1,050 from the picnic in August.
  • Pascal for his minute described his weekend Youth Exchange club counselor Zac Hoang, which culminated in attending the vikings game on Sunday.
  • Craig Malm issued a reminder of the Lee Carlson Center Music for the Mind fundraiser on Oct. 19. He is filling a table for Allina. The club also paid for a table. Eight members will attend free of charge.
  • President Wally Wysopal raised the possibility of making a contribution, perhaps in cooperation with other Rotary clubs in the area, to Puerto Rican relief. The board will probably discuss it at its meeting on Thursday the 5th.