The Suburban Scuttlebutt 
Stories
Coming up 9/10/20 
Andy Wessel
Douglas County Health Department
 
"COVID: Figuring out Fact and Fiction." 
 
 
 
Chair of the Day: Bob Perrin 
Invocator: Terri Grigsby
In-Person Greeter: Glenda Friesen
Zoom Greeter: Warren Hill 
Zoom Facilitators: Dan Lupardus and Kathryn Schubert 
 
President's Corner
Hello My Rotarian Friends,
 
Rich and Tracy Roland warmed our hearts at last Thursday’s Meeting by thanking Secret Kindness Agent Rock Star for the loaf of homemade bread she/he left on their porch last week. Rich said the kindness of Suburban Rotarians is one of the many reasons they love being members of our club.
 
To the Rolands, to Agent Rock Star, to Agent Snoopy who left flowers on my doorstep, and to all of the many Suburban Rotarians who make our club special, thank you. You make Suburban Rotary Simply the Best!
 
Have a good week,
Mary Bernier
Suburban Foundation Recognition 
Last week Tom Kerfoot recognized Warren Hill as a Patron of Suburban Rotary for his cumulative donations of  $5,000 to the Suburban Rotary Charitable Foundation.  Donations to Our local Foundation support our scholarship program, Our District grant projects like meal packaging and the homeless foot clinic, Our exchange students,  and many more things.  President Mary Bernier presented the recognition.  Congratulations and thank you! 
 
 
 
 
District Conference Award
Last week District Governor Roxy Orr presented the club with the 19-20 award for Best Disaster Relief Project for our Food Bank Fundraiser.  Congratulations to all  members!
Register by Wednesday to Attend In-Person 
Now that we are meeting back at Anthony's,   You must be pre-registered to attend. At this time, only people eating lunch are able to attend.   Cost is $17 and will be plated.  Consider purchasing a 10 lunch ticket to make weekly registration easier.   If you already have a lunch ticket, please just send Jennifer an email or call to register. 
 
This week's menu is salad,  beef tips over rice with green bean almondine.   CLICK HERE to pay for lunch. 
 
 
 
 
Save The Date! 
For the Presidents' Rock-A-Hula lake party in conjunction with NW Rotary hosted by Mary and Bob Bernier and John Hoich. 5-9 pm on Friday, September 25th.  
 
 
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Africa Declared Free of Wild Polio Virus! 
With all of the coronavirus news, this huge news for Rotary and the world may have gotten missed.  Please click HERE to read more. 
 
Weekly Volunteers Needed 
Please sign up to Greet (in person or on Zoom), Invocate, and help with meeting hosting at our centralized spreadsheet by clicking HERE. 
 
 
 
Monthly Meeting Sponsor 

Thank you to the Elmwood Rotary Golfers for

sponsoring our meetings during the Month of  September. 

 

 

(Please contact Jennifer to be a monthly sponsor)

 
About Us 
Condolences to  Alice Schumaker.  Her son passed away from cancer last week.  Please keep her in your thoughts and prayers during this very difficult time.  Her address to send condolences is 11471 Queens Drive, Omaha, NE 68164. Click HERE to read Eric's obituary. 
 
Congratulations to Danielle Clear who married her fiance, Jeff Stalp, last weekend.  Their address is 4004 N. 194th St. Omaha, NE 68022
 
 
(If you have information for the About Us section, please let Jennifer know.) 
Salvation Army Volunteer Recognition 
 

 

The Salvation Army has asked us to convey information about their event to you: 

Our annual volunteer recognition event is going virtual!  This year, due to COVID-19, we have made our event a virtual one.  We want to make sure we celebrate your generous and selfless gift of volunteering while keeping everyone safe.  Please join us on Saturday, September 19 at 10:00am via Facebook to watch our event. 

www.facebook.com/salarmyomaha

How to Join Us Online 
 
Please plan to join us this Thursday at noon for our regular meeting.  The meeting will open at 11:45 for greetings.  The meeting will start at 12:10. 
 
Click here or dial in using info below: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82837266647
 
You can also watch the livestream on our Facebook page. 
 
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News from Other Clubs
 
Millard Rotary is holding a golf tournament, West Rotary is holding a golf scramble, NW Rotary is holding a raffle fundraiser for a smoker.  Please click READ MORE to learn about these events. 
 
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Advertise/Update your Info for the New Roster
A new roster will be published in September.  Please let Jennifer know if you have an update to your information.  You can also place an ad in this year's roster. 
 
Connect your business with Suburban Rotary members!
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Rotary Car Show Postponed 
The Rotary Car Show fundraiser has been postponed to spring. Please help spread the word. We will let you know when we have a new date.  
 
In-Person Meeting Protocols 
Meetings will continue in a hybrid format offering both online participation and in-person participation.   We know that not everyone can or will be comfortable with attending meetings in-person so the plan is to continue to offer both formats going forward.  Please make sure you read and follow our in-person meeting protocols when attending. 
 
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Winner Winner, Chicken Dinner 
Gift Card Game: Sara Huse 
 
Scuttlebutt Game: Dan Lupardus
Winners of the Scuttlebutt game win a free 30-second "brag for bucks"or commercial for whatever he/she would like.  (subject to approval by the Secretary :)  Just let Marlon know when you'd like to redeem. 
Speakers
Sep 10, 2020 12:00 PM
Douglas County Health Department
Sep 17, 2020 12:00 PM
Sep 24, 2020 12:00 PM
Juvenile Justice Center/CARES Act
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Upcoming Events
Bridge
770 North 93rd St
Sep 10, 2020
 
September Yearlings
Sep 14, 2020
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
 
September Board Meeting
Sep 21, 2020
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
 
Rock-A- Hulu President's Party
Sep 25, 2020
5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
 
October Yearlings
Oct 05, 2020
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
 
Bridge
770 North 93rd St
Oct 08, 2020
 
October Board Meeting
Oct 19, 2020
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
 
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Sponsors

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Birthdays
Member Birthdays
Richard Rowland
September 1
 
Tumi Oluyole
September 2
 
Peggy Carrell
September 9
 
Roxy Orr
September 11
 
Doug Geyer
September 12
 
Danielle Clear
September 17
 
Rose Mary Hefley
September 17
 
Dave Laferla
September 18
 
Jim Sousley
September 18
 
David Gerard
September 22
 
Gregg Bailey
September 24
 
Dan Lupardus
September 26
 
Jerry Gordman
September 26
 
Frank Goldberg
September 27
 
Jeff Chisham
September 27
 
Andy Goranson
September 29
 
Ranilo Perez
September 30
 
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