Week of Oct. 17, 2022

Prayer: Bill Fryer

Quote of the Week: Cathy Rottinghaus


Secretary's Report: None

Treasurer's Report: 
Quarterly invoices have been sent via email. If you don't see your invoice, please contact Chuck.
Honors and Illnesses: 

  • Fall Workday at the Friends Garden -  Thursday, October 20 at 5 PM   (feel free to come earlier if you're available).  We will be cutting down dean flowers and grasses, and trimming bushes, as well as raking.
  • Fundraising Committee - Thurs. Oct. 27 at Noon at the Elks - Come if you are interested in helping plan our 2023 Fundraisers. We're looking for new ideas for fun and funds!

  • Santa's Shining Lights Show 2022- You can now rent spaces in Central Park in Charles City to showcase your business/organization with Christmas or Holiday Light Displays. By clicking this link you will be able to see the spaces available on a first-come-first-served basis. You can rent up to three spaces per business. Prizes for the best lighting display will be awarded. Businesses will be responsible for putting up and taking down their decorations.

    See more event info here

  • 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.
  • Board Meeting - Oct. 24 at 11am
    Join us in person at the Elks or via Zoom

    Join Zoom Board Meeting
    Meeting ID: 899 4264 5402
    Passcode: Rotary5649

  • NEW ZOOM FORMAT - We are excited to finally have our new Owl meeting device along with a new projector, laptop and screen to take our in-person and virtual meetings to the next level.  We hope you will try out a virtual meeting with us and watch the new recordings!

    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

Fun & Frolic: Jane Larson fined everyone $1 as a reminder about flu season
Program: This week's program was presented by Floyd County Supervisor Roy Schwickerath on the upcoming Emergency Medical Service Tax Levy vote.
Remember - there are new districts and lots of changes for the Nov. 8 election.  Get more information including sample ballots here.

Floyd County Election Information

Upcoming Programs
  • Oct. 24 - District Governor's Visit
  • Oct. 31 - Satellite Club: Holiday Lights Project, Easter Egg Hunt and other happenings
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
Anne Lundquist
October 2
Thomas Barnard
October 6
Dean Stewart
October 8
Bill Feller
October 16
Tom Gaffey
October 19
Ron James
October 20
Larry Pump
October 31
Alan Powell
Linda Powell
October 5
Steven Diers
Beth Diers
October 15
Join Date
Linda Klemesrud
October 1, 2001
21 years
Patrick Gebel
October 1, 2006
16 years
Randy Heitz
October 1, 2009
13 years
Tammy Elthon
October 10, 2005
17 years
Staci Ackerson
October 21, 2013
9 years
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
Oct 24, 2022 12:00 PM
Weekly Meeting
Charles City Elks Lodge
Oct 31, 2022 12:00 PM
Satellite Club Meeting
Nov 01, 2022 6:30 PM
Weekly Meeting
Charles City Elks Lodge
Nov 07, 2022 12:00 PM
Weekly Meeting
Charles City Elks Lodge
Nov 14, 2022 12:00 PM
Satellite Club Meeting
Nov 15, 2022 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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