Bellingham Bay Rotary Club
 
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BBRC

Service Above Self

We meet Tuesdays at 12:00 PM
Northwood Hall
3240 Northwest Ave
Bellingham, WA  98225
United States
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July 16, 2019
 
Flag Salute & Invocation by Mimi Ferlin
 
Visiting Rotarians: Debbie & Brett, Paso Robles; Cathy from Monday Bellingham Rotary club
 
Guests: Jeremy Lewin
 
Announcements
 
Our 7/30 Tuesday meeting will be a social at Boundary Bay: NO LUNCH that day at Northwood Hall!
 
Anna & Christine – Dinner Rotario, Saturday August 10, starting time to be confirmed but likely early afternoon. Spots for 30 or more. All ages, families welcome. Pool etc. Hawaiian BBQ theme.
 
October 19, 2019 – Wine by the Water
 
John Purdy – Update on Bob Becker Memorial Scholarship recipients.
 
Facilities fee for club membership update: Brad to provide more info soon.
 
Rotary Fellowship event this Friday:  Cathy, president of Monday Rotary Club, spoke about connecting Monday and Tuesday club members and promote supporting each other’s events:  For ex: "Please join us at a fantastic Rotary Club social outing at the Bellingham Bells Baseball game! This Friday, July 19th at 6:35 PM.  Each ticket will be $24, which includes reserved group seating, all-you-can-eat BBQ with burgers, brats, chips, salads, water, soda, and juices (children under 12 can get discounted tickets).  Additionally, we'll have incoming President Cathy Buckley on the mound to throw out a ceremonial first pitch - a sight you will not want to miss!  However, in order to get all of that, we need at least 30 of us at the game. Please RSVP Nathan Twining (nathan.twining@financialplaninc.com) or Cathy Buckley (phone 360.676.1800) as soon as you can with the number attending. Payment can be made to the Rotary Club of Bellingham.  Guests, friends, and family members are encouraged! Come out and show your support for the local team and for our wonderful Rotary Clubs."
 
 Bucks in the Bay 
  • Bill Gorman – happy bucks for Saturn V moon launch 50 years ago
  • Eddie Hansen – missed meetings due to vacation in Croatia & Greece; Rhonda’s birthday; Docks for Kids update
  • Chris Vazquez – missed meetings due to vacation in Mexico to celebrate birthdays
  • Erica Buse – completed Ragnar race; husband took kids camping
  • Bill Geyer – Neil Armstrong story
  • Brad Cornwell – Stew and Mike retrieving wine glasses
Sergeant at Arms by Mark Turner – various fines and trivia.
We are looking forward to hosting our annual Brewers by the Bay 2019 fundraiser beer tasting event on Saturday June 8th at 6-10pm at Depot Market Square in beautiful downtown Bellingham.  Besides over 30+ breweries offering tastings, there will be food, music and a great vibe.  Tickets will be available through EventBrite soon.  See the video slideshow of Brewers 2018 that captures the day:
 
 
 
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Speakers
Jim Baron- Executive Director, NW Washington Fair
Jul 23, 2019
What goes into making the NW Washington Fair a success for Whatcom County
It's 5:00 somewhere-Boundary Bay Brewery
Jul 30, 2019
NO LUNCH MEETING; club social 5:00-7:00
Sandy Ward- CEO Whatcom Co/Bellingham Tourism
Aug 06, 2019
Whatcom County tourism and its impact on our local economy
 
 
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