The Weekly Bulletin of the Rotary Club of Penn Valley
February 12, 2021
Birthday and Anniversaries...Celebration!!
President Elect ---- JOYCE FELDMAN....February 8
Anniversaries  heart
Bob and Jan Kline               Feb 6
Mike and Christi Kelley      Feb 18
Joanie and Carle Bumpus   Feb 23  (41 years!!!!)
Date Joined Rotary ....Lori Jayne, Feb 5 (11 years), Dee Dee Vierra, Feb 9 (15 years!!), Greg Marshall Feb 11 (6 years)
Remember - 50 cents for every birthday year....$1 for every Anniversary year....these fines have been pre-invoiced...if you do not have a spouse anniversary, you will be invoiced for your Rotary anniversary!!
Weekly News

February Rotary Theme: Peace and Conflict Prevention Month
Happy Anniversary to Mike and Christi Kelley on February 18!! 
This certainly is the week for celebrations...Happy Lunar Year of the Ox! Happy Valentine's Day!! .... and Celebrating Presidents' Day!! 
Mardi Gras "Fat Tuesday", February 16 @ noon meeting...Bill Tobin of the Rotary club of El Dorado Hills, and employee of Shelter Box, will be talking about Shelter Box, a collaborative program with Rotary International that provides shelter during disasters around the world, as well as here in the US. 
*MARCH 9 (CHANGE FROM THE REGULAR SCHEDULE), 5pm... JOHN PAUL, 49er Breakfast Rotarian, on his trip to the 2019 International Peace Conference in Ontario, CA.  
*MARCH 23, noon, Club Speech contest....if we have enough contestants... 
*April 20, noon, Dr. Louise Johnson shares tales of her trip to the Galapagos Islands as a part of her OLLI class on what is OLLI???
*May 18, noon, Dr. Brett McFadden and staff discussing the Career Technical and Ag programs at the High Schools
Tomorrow...Rotary International President Nominee, Jennifer Jones, the first women to become Rotary International's president, will be speaking to our district on February 13 at 9 am...Still time to register on the District 5190 website:
***In partnership with the Penn Valley Chamber and the Penn Valley Lions, the 20th annual Joanie Bumpus Daffodil Run is scheduled as a virtual run, April 1-11 ... ...$25 registration, 16 years and older, $40 for a family of 4 (2 adults, 2 children 15 and under) ... if you'd like to sponsor, or know someone who would, contact Lindy at and more information will be up on the Run website at ...we'll need helpers to: hand out flyers around town, stuff swag bags and hand them out the days before the run starts...stay tuned for sign up ...
*** If you know of a high school student who would like to participate in the area Speech contest, applications can be found at the website  ...freshman through senior in HS eligible...
Dates for your calendar:
RALLYE event (virtual District conference) May 1-8...check out the district website at: for details and to register
Both Grass Valley Rotary and Nevada City Rotary are holding fund events...check out their websites for and
This coming Saturday, February 12,  Nevada City will hold a Food Drive for the Nevada County Food Bank ... every little bit helps...
NOW IS A GREAT TIME TO INVITE A FRIEND TO JOIN OUR ROTARY CLUB...Dues for the second half of the year are only $75 for January 2021- June 2021....Invite them to a zoom meeting (it only takes attending two meetings to begin the membership process)...we've got some great projects going and welcome new ideas and fresh faces...
Stay safe, healthy and PURPLE!!
AND #5....HAVE FUN!!
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