Week of May 2, 2022

Prayer: John Ebert

Quote of the Week: Mark Wicks

Secretary's Report: 
If you plan to eat, Remember to sign up for meals by 10 AM on Friday.

Meal Sign-up Link

Tabs have been added for the quarter worth of meetings (see monthly tabs at the bottom of the sheet).
Treasurer's Report: 
Honors and Illnesses: 
  • Congratulations to the Charles City Elks Lodge for being recognized as the District and State Lodge of the year at the State Convention of the Iowa Elks Association

  • Satellite Club Meets tonight - Join us at 6:30 pm at the North Grand Business Plaza. There are lots going with the upcoming Car Show and 2022 Holiday Lights.
  • Social at the Brewery 5/5 at 5pm! Save the date for a Club social at the brewery. Noon and satellite members are guests are welcome! 

    RSVP here so we can reserve a seating area
  • Scholarship Applications due May 6 - Each year, the Charles City Rotary Club awards scholarships for up to 2 outstanding high school graduating seniors based on their scholastic, extracurricular and community activities and achievements. Applications are now open to all graduating seniors from Charles City High School or Carrie Lane Alternative High School. Applications are due Fri. May 6. Read more here
  • Pass the Buck Committee - It's time to start planning our annual Pass the Buck event. The first meeting will be May 10 at 5:30pm at Hot Shots
  • Parking Lot Clean-up May 11 -  The first parking lot clean-up for the year will be Wed. May 11 at 5pm (rain date May 12) at Senior Center parking lot. Bring brooms, shovels and leaf blowers if you have them.
  • Weekly Meeting Zoom Link - Remember we will start the meeting about 12:15pm to allow time for everyone to eat.

    Join Noon Zoom Meeting
    Meeting ID:876 0955 2142
    Passcode: Rotary5649

Fun & Frolic: Happy May Day - The Club enjoyed treats from Kay Winkelman
Program: This week's program was a session to brainstorm and discuss project ideas and goals. Ideas included: speaker system for the downtown, playground and pool updates, projects at Wildwood, renovations at the depot, curb appeal project for the new law enforcement center, trail projects, event tent rental, street banners, and investment with NIACC academy.

A committee is going to start work on a project to possibly purchase new street banners for the downtown before RAGBRAI. See Kay if you would like to help.

The Club will also take part in the upcoming projects in the Clark Street Edible Arboretum with paths, water projects and signage. Details to come.
Upcoming Programs
  • May 9 - Brad Miller, Chief Financial Officer, First Security Bank & Trust
Next Week's Meeting Assignments:
  • Prayer: Keith Christensen
  • Quote of the Week: Keith Christensen
  • Fun & Frolic: Larry Pump
  • Program: Matt Bradley

    2021-2022 Meeting Assignments
* Reminder: If you are not able to attend, please find someone to fill in for your assignment. *



Charles City Rotary Club
P.O. Box 761
Charles City, IA 50616


Charles City Rotary (Noon) Group
(private group for members & family)
Charles City Satellite Rotary Club Group
(private group for members & family)

Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays
Dennis Donovan
May 15
John Ebert
May 25
Chuck Souder
May 26
Kay Winkelman
Bruce Winkelman
May 12
Larry Pump
Sue Pump
May 22
Chris Garden
Lisa Garden
May 23
Join Date
Cathy Rottinghaus
May 1, 1996
26 years
Keith Starr
May 8, 1991
31 years
Sam Gintz
May 17, 2021
1 year
Steven Diers
May 17, 2010
12 years
Julie Taylor
May 20, 2019
3 years
Sue Ayers
May 21, 2018
4 years
Executives & Directors
President Elect
Rotary Foundation
President Nominee
Term Ending 2021
Ralph Smith
Linda Klemesrud
Term Ending 2022
Chuck Souder
Marcie Andrews
Term Ending 2023
Ann Troge
Jessie Sindlinger
Upcoming Events
Satellite Club Meeting
May 03, 2022 6:30 PM
Weekly Meeting
Charles City Elks Lodge
May 09, 2022 12:00 PM
Weekly Meeting
Charles City Elks Lodge
May 16, 2022 12:00 PM
Board Meeting
Elks Lodge
May 16, 2022 11:00 PM
Satellite Club Meeting
May 17, 2022 6:30 PM
Weekly Meeting
Charles City Elks Lodge
May 23, 2022 12:00 PM
Weekly Meeting
Charles City Elks Lodge
May 30, 2022 12:00 PM
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Club Website
For Members - Helpful Links
Rotary International
District 5970
Rotary Foundation
Our Paul Harris Fellows
Our Past Presidents
Our Past Secretaries
Club News
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