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Newsletter - Current Jul 5, 2018
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Addison MIdday Rotary Header


Midday News

Volume 9 Number 1


Rotary Club of Addison Midday

4145 Beltline Road

Suite 212-242

Addison, TX  75001



 Tuesdays Noon 

May Dragon Restaurant, Addison  



July 3 - Club Assembly with patriotic treat 

Changes are in the air.  We will be publishing this newsletter monthly, doing more service projects, having more fun.  Review the budget and key dates for the year!  Discuss flag options that we might want to try. 


July 10 - Service Project - SACK SUMMER HUNGER at Metrocrest Services Warehouse, 13375 North Stemmons Freeway, #410, Farmers Branch.  Try to arrive by 11:45.  Lunch will be provided, then we work!
July 17 - Joint lunch meeting with the Addison Rotary Club, Addison Police and Fire will join us to discuss Santa's Heroes and the Cops & Kids event

July 24 - Rotary Social Media  - Getting Out the Rotary Message

July 31 - Fun Activity  - Team Building!

August 1 - Service Project - Dry Erase Markers for Bush Elementary, The school principal and new assistant principal will attend and present what is going on at our only public school in Addison. 


July is Rotary New Leadership Month






Flag Lease Program 


July 1 - Current Subscribers 129, 131flags


Pick up the new flag brochures at any meeting and solicit new subscribers.


Next Install/Remove Dates:

July 7 - remove

Sept 1 - install

Sept 15 - remove

Nov 10 - install

Nov 17 - remove





Club News


The following awards were given out at the dinner on June 28th: 


Namcy Williams - Service Above Self

Ivan Hughes - Rotarian of the Year

Bruce Arfsten - Spirit of Rotary

Linda Groce - Special recognition on her work on the Flag Lease Fundraising Project


Nancy Williams - Service Above Self Award!


























 I apoligize for the photo alignment, I tried to correct it several times.  MJ














New Officers were installed:  Mary Jo Cater - President, Jerry Allison - President Elect, Michael Felan - Treasurer, Nancy Williams - Secretary, Bruce Arfsten - Sargeant At Arms, Stan Herrin - Past President










Ongoing Service Projects:  Collecting Pill Containers for Malawi and Box Tops for Education for Bush Elementary School.  Bring as you collect them!












 District 5810 News


The next monthly District Roundtable:  Saturday, July 14th, iHeartMedia, 14001 Dallas Parkway, Dallas, TX 75240.  Socializing: 9:30AM - 10:00AM, Meeting:  10:00AM - noon 




Around Addison 


Happy July 4th - or as celebrated in Addison, Happy Kaboom Town on July 3rd!



Photo taken at the George Bush Library in Dallas. Captioned by Linda Groce as "Madame President and Her Trusted Advisors"













50-50 Drawing



The jackpot is  $924.00  Looking for the Jack of Hearts.  18 cards remaining in the deck!












 Of the Things we think, say, or do:


Is it the Truth?


Is it Fair to all Concerned?


Will it build Good Will and Better Friendships?


Will it be Beneficial to all Concerned?