Posted by Ken Richardson on Jul 11, 2019
Rotary Service Committee Meeting
July 10, 2019
 
Attendees:  1) Carol Chidsey, 2) Linda Hudson, 3) Hart Jacobsen 4) Staci Lancaster, 4) Jen Peterson, and 5) Dottie Tonkowich.
 
Discussion of service projects
 
Friday Community Meals at Methodist Church—Meal schedule and leadership is as follows:
                        July (7/19)—Wind River Church is leading this meal, and we will
not need Rotary volunteers for it.  Staci let Trinity
know that they can check with Wind River Church about
sending volunteers. 
                        August (8/16)—Jen will be leading this meal.
September (9/20)—Westward Heights will be leading this meal.
 
Canyon Scholars—Hart reported that Joe Quiroz and Bill Alley have
been working on trying to get information from the school’s principal
regarding what the school needs in terms of books and computers.  Bill is
working on sending a letter to the principal.   
 
Food Bank—Dottie helped unload the truck at the Food Bank on July 3, 2019. 
 
South Pass Gold Rush Days—Carol Chidsey reported that two Interact Club members helped with parking at Gold Rush Days, and Carol expressed appreciation for Leslie Calkins making the students aware of the opportunity to assist. 
 
Museum of the American West (MAW)—Hart had a discussion with Jack States about the possibility of Rotary volunteers assisting with labor at Millennium Park on the grounds of the Museum.  He will touch base with Jack about when we might be able to assist.
 
Sidewalk/Throughway Clearing in Lander—Staci reported that Missy White mentioned a possible Rotary service project involving helping folks who need help with clearing sidewalks and throughways around town to avoid penalties.  Staci invited Missy to attend Service Committee meeting to discuss the project.  Carol suggested that maybe this would be a good project for Interact to assist with and the group of Rotarians who signed up for snow shoveling. 
 
Lander LIVE—Rotary adopted the first Lander LIVE concert on July 18, 2019 and online and hardcopy signups are circulating
 
The next meeting of the committee is scheduled for Wednesday, August 7 at 9:30 AM at the Crux Coffee.