We do not have a speaker chair for September, therefore we had no speaker for this meeting. Please contact President Jack if you can arrange for a speaker this month.

$5K Raffle and dinner tickets are available from Jeff Dennings. Raffle tickets are $100 and dinner tickets are $50. We would like to have your sales include both, however if someone can’t be there they can still by a raffle ticket and not pay for a dinner. Volunteers are needed to sign up on the website for the various activities that take place on raffle night.

Nut Sale forms are also available from Joe Bushey or Greg Hilliker. Please see either of them our meetings or contact them for other arrangements.

Installation Dinner – Sep 24th at Ruggero’s, 6-9 PM. Club will pay for members dinner, member pays for invited guest / spouse.

Optimist of the Year – Nominations were taken from those present by paper ballot and are being held. More nominations will be requested from those who attend this coming weeks meeting who have not submitted one.

President Jack opened our meeting promptly on time. Pledge of Allegiance was led by Bill Hentgen. Invocation given by Ken Cullen, Sr.

Guest: Phil Holmblade introduced his wife Pama.

Jeff Dennings out bid Phil Holmblade for the crown at $1.25 and used his regency to its fullest extent with fines. 50/50 Winner : Bill Hentgen. Our meeting was closed with reciting the Creed.

Respectfully Submitted:

Phil Holmblade