Posted by G. Stowe Talbot on Mar 06, 2018
Flag Salute & Invocation by John Purdie
Visiting Rotarians: None
Guests: Kevin Bedlington (Umqua Bank), Christine’s daughter Anika / Jamison, Derek Bovenkamp, Chris Vasquez.
President Curtis with birthdays and Rotary anniversaries.  
RYLA (end of May, 60 spaces for young people 18-23 years), registration is open.
BBRC Networking Lunch (Third Thursday on March 15th at noon at Hearthfire).
Our March 27th meeting will be a tour of the renovated Carver Gym! Please sign up (or  let Brad know) if you are coming and if  you need a box lunch. (
Fellowship event on March 10th dinner (venue TBD) and show at Mt Baker Theatre (“Gobsmacked”, see, please let Eric Chambers know if you would like to join the group for dinner.
Business Bucket by Bob Moles
Bucks in the Bay
  • Curtis went to the Monday Club’s Vegas Night fundraiser and had fun;
  • Bob Moles fun evening last week “Passport Club”, 
  • Tresha Dutton update on her dogs;
  • John Templeton attended some MBT events, also attended Monday Club’s Vegas Night;
  • Dannon Traxler missed meetings, business partner retired, went to St. Petersburg FL had fun with mom and sister there;
  • Scotty missed meeting was in Punta Cana (Dominican Republic);
  • Stew Ellison last month went to Sunrise Club’s Oysterfest, also traveling OR coast Palm Srings and Bay Area!
  • Tim Krell with son to Wenatchee for event;

Sergeant at Arms by Tim Krell

Fines for hockey trivia. 


A follow-up discussion on BBRC strategic planning and fundraisers. Three of the main questions asked:

Continuation of Brewers, and/or a change in the day and the venue?

Continuation of Grape&Gourmet, and/or change in day and the venue?

Consideration of change in the focus of our club: fundraising vs. fellowship.

John T wins the raffle!

Respectfully submitted,

Stowe Talbot