April 10, 2012




It was a gala occasion on Tuesday night .  The clubhouse was filled with Rotarian’s and friends and family.  Pres. Bob thanked the set up crew (Bryan and helpers), the event planners and Lavon for scribing.  He welcomed district Governor Wade Nomura and wife Roxane.

Phil Adams and Ross Atkinson (co-sponsors) introduces Michael Daley to our club and Wade gave him his Rotary pin.  Welcome Michael!!











Jim Halverson( looking very spiffy) announced that we had met our goal for the Paul Harris Foundation and then some $21,000 plus.  Following a 10 minute film about Rotary International projects he gave out 30 PHF awards .













The following persons received PHF awards:

Richard and Sheryl presented 7 -Daughters in law April and Holly, Grandchildren Benjamin, Bryce, Morgan, Katie and Nathan.








Sara Beeby to Ingrid for her good works and taking care of Eunice Berryman.







Howard Smith to Michael Shapiro for his 20 years of supporting worthwhile causes in our Valley.











Rene Briggs to her sister Leslie who is a member of the new ECO Club.







Tom Farmer to his loving and supportive wife Rita







Linda Burr  to William Burr in memoriam.







David and Angela May to their son Zack.









Steve Frank to his daughter Brianna.











Phil Adams to Michael Daley and Linda del Negro Burr.







Mike Caldwell to Bob Denne.







C. J. McLeod and Kathy Doubleday from our club.











Michelle Henson to Donna Jones.







Austin Cline to Ward Wright and John Robison.











Linda Taylor to her son, who is out of the country









The following were for having several PHF award: Linda Taylor-One sapphire, Howard Smith – two sapphires, Les Gardner and David May- three sapphires and Steve Frank -5 sapphires











Recognized as major donors were Richard McArthur and Phil Adams.













It was a great evening and we should all be very proud of our club.

Thought for the Day –
The people just presented their Paul Harris award are inspirations for us all to carry forward into the week and month ahead.