Warsaw Breakfast Optimist, July 7, 2021

Presiding – Mitch Goon

Invocation –  Ken Anderson

Greeter – Ron Donkers

Guests – Tim Frame, Sponsor, Randy Polston; Tom Ray, David Haines or Joel Wihebrink; David Goon, Sponsor Mitch Goon

Announcements –           

  • Golf Outing September 14th – Stonehenge Golf Club Todd Davis
  • Fall Displays – Sign-up sheet coming for fall display committees. Reserve the weekends of 9/18-19 & 9/25-26 for fall display deliveries  ALL HANDS ON DECK!  ALL Displays in place by October 2nd!
  • New Memberships Incentives – $100 off 1st year              
  • Pay 1st & 2nd quarter dues – mail to: PO Box 344, Warsaw, IN 46581 or see Austin Donovan
  • Veterans – email your Service photo and a current photo to Alan Lucht for our Veteran’s Day program (ajlucht68@yahoo.com or call 574-527-1060 for questions)
Happy Birthday to Cory Benz.

Birthdays – Angie Tom, July 4; John Burtoft July 6; Cory Benz July 9

Membership – 2nd Reading Tom Ray (David Haines/Joel Wihebrink, sponsor)

Jeff Owens was asked “Five Questions” by Sergeant Chris Plack

Sergeant’s At Arms – Chris Plack and Bob Jackson harassed members and charged them $1.00 for various trumped up charges. Also five questions were asked of Jeff Owens about the history of baseball.

Ginger Carboneau from Indiana Mosquito Busters was our speaker

Program – Indiana Mosquito Busters – Ginger Carboneau. Indiana Mosquito Busters is the ONLY pest service in Northern Indiana that EXCLUSIVELY SPECIALIZES in mosquito extermination. We utilize STATE CERTIFIED PUBLIC HEALTH SPECIALISTS, not “spray jockeys” and have an ENTOMOLOGIST ON STAFF 24/7 to solve your mosquito problem. The emergence and spread of West Nile Virus may have been the first in a series of exotic diseases imported due to the worldwide increase in eco-tourism and international air travel. Malaria, Rift Valley Fever, Chikungunya Virus, dengue fever, and Zika Virus are but a plane flight away, and public health officials at all levels…

Next Week’s Program – Tiger Football Mentor Program – Michael Curtis & Marc Huffer

Positive Message – “Keep your face always toward the sunshine – and shadows will fall behind you.” – Walt Whitman