There were many happy Rotarians this week!
Pete was happy that his pappa was back in town after being gone for too long. Skip was surprised to learn that he is heading up the new Christmas Dinner Talent Show
Kate was happy to announce the ongoing preservation of the open lands in and around Ambler. We thank you for all your hard work on this Kate!
Paula was happy to announce that she made it back home from her road trip through the Carolina's
Prospective transfer Brenda was happy to attend a club that had so much laughter!
Linda Kennedy was happy about something that I forgot to write down.
Jan is just happy. Always.
GRANTS CLOSE TONIGHT AT MIDNIGHT!
Our basic criteria for grants distribution are as follows - grant moneys must:
- Help the Greater Ambler community (which includes Ambler, Lower Gwynedd, Upper Dublin and Whitpain Townships)in some demonstrable way.
- Go toward funding specific projects and not operating expenses.
- Result in the improvement of quality of life in the Greater Ambler community and
- Touch as many people as possible
To apply, visit the Rotary Club of Ambler web site: Ambler Rotary and click on link, "Community Grants." Read the instructions and complete application and "submit."
Octoberfest Sign Up, Friday 10/4 and Saturday 10/5
Need people for Rotary Info Tent
The 3rd Annual Wissahickon Boys Lacrosse Golf Tournament is Friday, October 4th at the Blue Stone Country Club in Blue Bell. The cost is $150/golfer or $530 for a foursome ($132.50/each). Includes 18 holes of golf, lunch AND dinner, beer and prizes.
Rotary is the Beer Sponsor
Looking for Hole Sponsors - $80 and you get a nice sign
Clint is putting together a 4-some so if you want to play email him.
End Hunger Food Drive is Saturday October 19 at the First Presbyterian Church in Flourtown Need a minimum of 10 volunteers Our portion of the food packaged that day will benefit the Mattie Dixon Cupboard and Feast of Justice Food Pantry
Purple Pinkie Race to Zero - Saturday morning, October 12: www.purplepinkie.net - Lehigh Carbon Community College, Schnecksville, PA, - Join us to raise money for polio!
October 19, 2019Rotary Leadership Institute (RLI) training at Arcadia University in Glenside, PA. DEADLINE TO REGISTER is Friday, October 11th.
Rotary Foundation Seminar and Grant Training - Saturday, November 2: https://rotarydistrict7430.org/event/district-foundation-seminar-grant-training/ - Montgomery County Community College - Learn more about the Rotary Foundation and take grant training to be qualified to apply for district & global grants. The Eventbrite link should be available by Sept 30.
November 7 - Plant Trees with Fairwold. 11-12 Luncheon at the Wissahickon Valley Watershed Association. 12 Morris Rd.
November 7 - 12-2 Planting at the Pieszek Preserve on Pennsylvania Ave. TWENTY YEARS OF TREE PLANTING!! TREE CERTIFICATES ON SALE SOON!!
November 14- Fairwold Academy Career and Transition Fair. 1-2:30. 2101 Pennsylvania Ave. Share your Wisdom with Fairwold Academy Middle School through High School Students . Be part of the Ambler Rotary Table and/or request your own.
Need a Club Secretary to replace Bob, preferably sooner rather than later
Need volunteers for taking the piano each week
CHRISTMAS PARTY HAS BEEN MOVED TO DECEMBER 11TH!