Santa Program a real success!!
      ....over 300 Bear Valley children visited by our DEDICATED Santas and Elves!!
Noon Meeting, January 9, 2020
*Excellent attendance back @ the Mountain Grill
*Meeting called to order by our Prez-elect Dawn Hartmeister
*Gratitude Bucks all around--here's to another SERVICE & FUN-filled Rotary year!!
*Andy Brakebill shared all the "goings on" with Interact and an update on RYLA (tonight's program)
  >Interacters (10) will be participating in the World Peace Conference in Ontario (California) This Saturday
*Prez Page gave an update on this year's Fireworks agreement--working with the city, Chamber and
  Visitors Bureau
  >Sweetheart Ball is on schedule--Saturday, February 15-get the word out 
  >Rotary participated in this year's Community Collaborative--very successful!
  >Inbound/Outbound Exchange Weekend @ Big Bear-still need host
    families for January 24, 25.  Contact Stock or Shaw
*Santa Claus Stories
  >Heartwarming Santa stories, past and present, were shared reminding all
    of us how successful this program continues to be.  Thanks to ALL!!!
Thursday Evening Meeting @ the Lodge
*Meeting called to order by Prez Page with Pledge and 4 Way Test
*Songmeisters Stock and Johnson led us in Schmile and R-O-T-A-R-Y
*Another wonderful meal  (Chicken pot pie, etc) was provided by the Lodge
  >RYLA participants and their parents shared emotional and poignant stories
     about how meaningful and life changing this experience was for them.
     Thank you Mr Brakebill, students, parents and Rotarians!!