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Meeting Responsibilities
Presiding at Noon Meeting
Ristola Bass, Catherine
Visitors & Guests
Vos, Kenneth
Miller, Russ
Song Leader
Bogle, Gary
Jun 02, 2022
Holland Public Schools' new superintendent
Jun 09, 2022
De-mystifying Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies
Jun 16, 2022
Jun 23, 2022
Major Donors & Honorees
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Welcome to Holland Noon Rotary Club
Thursdays at 12:10 PM
Macatawa Bay Yacht Club
2157 S Shore Dr
Macatawa, MI 49434
United States of America
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June 2 Announcements

Nick Cassidy Holland Public School Superintendent

Nick Cassidy has recently been named as the Superintendent of the Holland Public Schools. He will give us an update.

June 2 Hybrid Meeting - In Person at Macatawa Bay Yacht Club and On-line

We are continuing to meet in person as well as on Zoom.  If you did not sign up for lunch at last week's meeting, you should have received an email from Catherine with details on how to register for in-person meals. You will need to bring $15 in cash or a check to pay for lunch.
Here is the link for the meeting:  
Meeting ID: 816 2888 6872
Last Week at Rotary May 26, 2022

Club Updates

Next week Ed Swart will have a signup sheet for greeting the Jump!4Polio parachuters as they land.
Gary Bogle reported that we need 2 more bookhouse monitors to keep our bookhouses stocked with books.
The son and 2 of the daughters of our refugee family are now employed.

Rotary Show and Tell

Ed Swart talked about being in the trials for the Salk Polio vaccine when he was in elementary school.
Catherine Ristola Bass showed a painted rock from Ontanogan that was a surprise gift for her mother from a co-worker.
John Helm showed a vaccination syringe that he used in the State Dept. He also had a Soviet Navy hat that he bought from a sailor who was abandoned when the USSR collapsed and he was selling belongings to get enough money to travel home.
John Hoekstra showed his shirt from India (above) signed by Mother Teresa.
Ken Austin showed a wooden gavel made by his father and related how he saw some furniture repaired by his father in Vienna.
Gary Bogle showed a picture of his head after he lost a bet on the World Cup. His hair was shaved so he looked like a soccer ball.
George Higginson brought a Minuteman statue that he was given after his retirement from heading up the National Guard. He spent 3 years in charge of the whole country.
Marving Younger told how at 4.5 years old he took his 3-year-old cousin on a bus to downtown Philadelphia for a whole day. He also showed some cigars he acquired on his recent stay in the Dominican Republic.
Ken Vos told about his enjoyment working at Windmill Island in his retirement. He likes to tell visitors about Mrs. Van Raalte who had money to buy all the land.
Larry Schuyler showed a gun powder holder that his Grandfather used in the US Civil War.
Skydiving Polio FundraiserRotary District 6290 has a goal to raise up to a half-million dollars to finish the job of eliminating polio to assure that no more children will ever suffer this devastating illness.
Rebecca Lamper from our club is participating in this June 25th fundraiser. She will happily take your donations. If anyone else is interested in participating, registration is still open at Jump!4Polio Registration.
June is Rotary Fellowships Month
Upcoming Events
Rotary Golf Outing
Clearbrook Golf Club
Jun 03, 2022
2:48 PM – 3:04 PM
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