Warsaw Breakfast Optimist Club Meeting, July 1st, 2020

Presiding – Pam Galloway
Attendance – In person, 37; Via Zoom 20
Invocation – Pastor Layne Sumner
Greeter – John Kirkpatrick
Guests – Greg  Valezequez, Bill McCarrick, Carl Lauster, Al Confer and Paula Confer

Announcements –

Program – Jay County Antique Gas Engine and Tractor Show 

Al Confer Presented information on this ongoing event currently scheduled August 26th – 29th

The purpose of the Tri-State Gas Engine and Tractor Association shall to be to promote the collection, restoration and preservation and exhibition of gas engines, gas and steam tractors, power driven farm machinery, and any other equipment of historical value.

Brochure: http://tristategasenginetractor.com/images/custom/55th_tristate_show.pdf

Website: http://www.tristategasenginetractor.com/index.php

Directions: https://goo.gl/maps/FGDavCnmznwgk4dL7

Email: tristategasengine@gmail.com

Check Presentation – $500, to Kosciusko Youth Leadership Academy.Carl Lauster, KYLA, $500

Membership – 2nd reading, Bill McCarrick, Sponsor, Ron Donkers; & Greg Velazquez Sponsor, Travis McConnell

Birthdays – Glenn Hall, Dr. Mitch Reinholt, Steve Albertson, Doc Haines, Jeff Rockett A very special patriotic rendition of Happy Birthday was sung to Doc Haines. Perhaps the big winners were the missing Birthdayees.

Sergeants – Kris and Joel worked the rooms, both real and virtual. Members were charged $1.00 for a variety of good reasons and money collected for a good cause.

Program next week AND Location – Mindy Truex and Crazy Egg Cafe

Optimistic quote – “If you can dream it you can do it!” Walt Disney

Have an optimistic week!