Week of December 5, 2022

Guests: Rotarian Jim Coloff (Cedar Falls)

Secretary's Report: None

Treasurer's Report: None
Honors and Illnesses: 
  • Sympathies to the Smith family following the passing of Jim Smith. A celebration of life is in the works for February.
  • Keith Christensen is healing from an elbow injury.
  • Congrats to Trevor Heitz, grandson of John Ebert, for making the All-Conference Academic Team and his Wartburg football team has made it to the D3 playoffs.
  • A couple from Alaska that visited our RAGBRAI booth has sent a contribution for $100 to the Ellen Bengtson Scholarship

  • Santa's Shing Lights - People's Choice - Congratulations to Chris and L&J Industries for taking the People's Choice Award in the Santa's Shining Lights Display.

    Santa's Shining Lights Page

  • Call Santa Saturday, December 10, we will host the hotline from Dennis Donovan’s office. Volunteers are needed to answer calls as elves, Mrs. Clause and Santa from 11am to 2pm.

    Call Santa Signup Sheet

  • Save the Dates!!

    - Feb. 4 - Rotary Radio Auction
    Feb. 25 - Winter Fundraiser

    More Info Coming Soon!!

  • Meal Signup - We are continuing to ask our members to sign up for meals each week to help us control food waste and membership costs.  The weekly menus are also shown.
  • Interactive Zoom Meeting - 

    Remember we will start the Zoom meeting about 12:20pm to allow time for everyone to eat.

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

Prayer: Dennis Donovan

Quote of the Week: Bob Moen
Fun & Frolic: Kay - Celebrated being a Viking's fan with $1 from members
Program: This week's program was presented by Emily Kiewel, Director of the Charles City Arts Center. Emily shared some the the Arts Center's history, programing and current events.  Check out their website and Facebook page for the latest exhibits, classes, events and more.

Charles City Arts Center Website
Charles City Arts Center Facebook

Watch this week's meeting including the full program here
Upcoming Programs
  • Dec. 12- Rotary Rush, Rotary Foundation
  • Dec. 19 - Rhymes with Orange, holiday music
  • Dec. 26 - No Meeting, Merry Christmas
Next Week's 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
Patrick Gebel
December 2
Marcie Andrews
December 17
Jessie Sindlinger
December 22
Veronica Litterer
December 23
Donald Fluhrer
December 24
Dean Stewart
Sara Stewart
December 10
Join Date
James Smith
December 1, 1951
71 years
Cheryl Fuller
December 20, 2021
1 year
Executives & Directors
President Elect
Rotary Foundation
Term Ending 2023
Ann Troge
Jessie Sindlinger
Term Ending 2024
Matt Bradley
Term Ending 2025
Bill Feller

Upcoming Events
Weekly Meeting
Charles City Elks Lodge
Dec 12, 2022 12:00 PM
Weekly Meeting
Charles City Elks Lodge
Dec 19, 2022 12:00 PM
Satellite Club Meeting
Dec 20, 2022 6:30 PM
Weekly Meeting
Charles City Elks Lodge
Dec 26, 2022 12:00 PM
Weekly Meeting
Charles City Elks Lodge
Jan 02, 2023 12:00 PM
Satellite Club Meeting
Jan 03, 2023 6:30 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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