Flag Salute & Invocation by Erik Dyrland
Visiting Rotarians: Bernadette Halliday
Guests: Michael Tilly, Rob Sloan, Charlotte Archer, Andy Day, Alan Altman(?)
Past Presidents Advisory Council Thursday April 2, 5:30pm at Bellwether;
Board meeting Thursday April 9, 4:40 Bark;ey Talbot office;
District Training Assembly, April 11, 8AM - 3PM.
District Conference April 30 - May 3 at Tulip Resort and Casino
Ciao Thyme dinner for support of our club’s International Projects will be Friday May 8th (time TBA), register and pay in advance with Steve Kimberly, $190/ea;
June 2nd lunch meeting and tour at Bellingham Cold Storage;
RI World Convention June 6-9 in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
April: John Templeton will be hosting a wine & cocktail tastings evening at Fireside Bistro (Sunday April 19th, put it in your calendar, more details soon);
May: CiaoThyme International Committee dinner (5/8, see Steve Kimberly to sign up or more details)
June: Bellingham Bells Baseball with Nick Caples (date TBA)
July: Crab Feed with Eddie (7/16) at Vartanyan Estate Winery, and then Brewers (7/26)
Bob encourages ALL OF US to take the online Rotary membership engagement survey, which takes just 5-10 minutes to fill out. It is strictly confidential. LINK  is here:  https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/2015District5050MemberSurvey
Eddie Hansen with a fundraiser pitch for the Titans, a U12 baseball team. They are one of the best teams in WA, placed second at Regionals last year, this yearthey will be going to Oklahoma for a week of baseball camp and to see the U12 world series.  They need some money to subsidize a few team members to participate in this trip.  Today all money from Bucks in Bay and fines will go towards this effort.  
New Member Induction
Christine Palmerton and Anna Williams inducted Carlye Gillespie. Carlye is an accountant with Archer Halliday. Welcome Carlye!
Bucks in the Bay
  • Tim McEvoy related a story from his recent trip in Lesotho;
  • John Templeton update on daughter in NYC;
  • Lance C;
  • Jill Reid Squalicum Interact Club was volunteering at B&G lat weekend;
  • Andy Clay;
  • Jim J;
  • Steve Kimberly update on Ciao Thyme dinner;
  • Mike Hammes;
  • Bill Geyer;
  • Phil X Hageman words and thoughts for Jim McCallum;
  • Doug Wight brother Terry passed away Wight (arresting officer on Hillside Strangler case back in the 70’s), 
  • Christine good words for son and Interact club;
  • Bernadette H;
  • Charlotte A;
  • Tim Krell;
  • Steve B;
  • Terry B;
  • Scotty recommend Mama Mia at MBT;
  • Dannon welcome Carlye, and moving into house remodel soon!
Sergeant at Arms by Flo Simon
Fines regarding Easter trivia.
Long Program 
Karen Haggen introduced her coworker at Peacehealth, Kathy Millson, a nurse at the Cancer Center.
“Oncology Nurse Navigation” (ONN)
Cancer Care team’s goal to have one nurse who will be the patient’s navigator through the whole treatment and care process.
Cancer care is complex: “Tumor Boards”, referrals and tests.
Coordination of Care.  Peacehealth is one of the leaders in this type of coordinated in care. ONN also provides education to family and caregivers.  ONN facilitates excellent communication between the care team members. 
Next Kelli Cole, physician assistant and survivorship coordinator.
What is survivor and survivorship? In the US (and globally), the number of survivors is growing. Treatment summary and follow-up care.
10 ways to reduce risk of cancer (good diet, active lifestyle, less sitting, no smoking, etc). Lung cancer is the most common form of cancer, followed by breast cancer and colon cancer.
Respectfully submitted, 
Stowe Talbot
Stowe wins the raffle