- Sunday, August 7th at 3pm is Friends of Youth picnic. See Joanne Primavera for information.
- Monday, August 8th from 5:30-8:00pm Duck Dash branding party at Lee Johnson Chevrolet. There will be beer, wine and pizza.
- Monday, August 15th 6:00-8:00pm Annual Salmon Bake. Please register on the Rotary website and let Amy Mutal know what you would like to bring to share.
- Monday, September 12th is the 22nd Annual Peter Kirk Golf Classic. Rotary club of Kirkland is sponsoring a hole and looking for volunteers to work the tent the day of the event. This is a great way to grow membership. Please let Amy Mutal know If you’re interested in volunteering.
- Saturday, Sept 10th from 8-11am Northwest Harvest Kent Warehouse.
- Duck Dash update: Not all Rotarians have reported their sales, so please be sure to get this to Joanne Primavera as soon as possible. Please don’t wait until last minute.
- There are a lot of open spots for Duck Dash sales. Please be sure to sign up!
- The fountain near Starbucks is finally landscaped! Thank you Bill Woods for seeing that this gets done.
- District Rotary: Announcement by Alex Hopkins – District Governor 2017-2018
- Alex spoke about the NEW Rotary Academy that is the inside out of the Rotary Organization. It is online: 8 lessons and emails. For more information or to receive the Rotary Academy Registration Form 2016-2017 - Email Alex @ firstname.lastname@example.org. It can also be found on the District Rotary website.
- District Rotary Picnic on Mercer Island Sunday, August 28, 10-2:30. We’re having it at Aubry Davis Park. If you have questions, please contact Alex Hopkins, District 5030 DGE, Woodinville Rotary Club (425) 298-0768 or (425) 492-0104 (cell).
- Friends of Youth
- Joanna Primavera spoke on the “Friends of Youth” and gave out flyers for the New Ground Friends and Family Picnic on Sunday, August 7th at 3:00pm. RSVP to http://evite.me/ezZtTSt9vY. Contact Joanne for more information.
- Duck Dash
- Bob Webb said the Patti Smith had send him an email – ASKING for Duck Dash for QFC this coming up weekend. Bob had additional tickets to sign out if needed.
- Patti would be sending out the sign-up sheet by email this week.
- 2016 Duck Dash Teams (Team 2) is ahead with $2,925 in Sales. Next week the new update sheet will be available.
- Duck Branding Party – Aug 8th
- Joanne gave out NEW Pre-printed envelops for Duck Dash Money Collection with instructions on how to put money and tickets in numerical order.
- Salmon Bake – Aug 15 (6-8pm) @ Bob & Gail Auslanders. Look for Amy Mutal’s email.
6:30 Meeting Open
James Nevers led the pledge
July 11th Meeting will be at the new pavilion on Waverly Beach Park to celebrate the Legacy Project
Rick Walters, inspirational moment with history of Service Above Self
Rich Bergdahl apparently doesn’t prepare, he prefers to fly by the seat of his pants and do things off the cuff.
The Rotary Club of Kirkland had their annual golf tournament at Mt. Si Golf Course. The day was beautiful. Rotarian Harry Wagoner’s team won the tourney shooting 14 under.
In addition to fellowship, the Rotarians and their guests raised over $250 for the Rotary Foundation which donates to many Kirkland charities.