Opening Ceremonies: President Carl Lusby called the meeting to order. Micki Sumpter said the invocation. Julie Clark took notes.

Greeter: Nancy Mayo
Visiting Rotarians: Eric Johnston, from the Woodstock, Vermont club
Make-Ups: Julie Bouchard attended the East Portland, Oregon Rotary Club
Birthdays: Doug Kell
Wedding Anniversaries: Dana and Ann Reiter
Door Prizes: Marshall Smith won a pound of coffee. Irv Hodgkins won a summer cookbook, Clyde Lewis won beer glasses donated by Union River Lobster Pot, Charlene Churchill won a bottle of Chardonnay, Nancy Mayo won note cars, Pam Cushing won a bottle of Cabernet and Sarah Rausch won a daffodil bouquet.
Rotary Minute: Given by Jo Cooper
Vocational Minute: Carl Lusby
50/50: Won by Laurie Fogelman, who donated it back for the auction team winners who will choose the next recipient of our Happy Dollars
Happy Dollars Highlights: Iris Simon was happy to talk about the Indian Pt. clean-up, Bruce Fisher was happy to visit with his grandchildren in Vermont, Doug Kell was 420 happy, Larry Johnson was $5 happy to have his son as a guest Rotarian, Jo Cooper was happy to be having cataract surgery. Lincoln Ehrlenbach was happy to ask the club to send Aaron well-wishes and prayers before his next surgery. Also happy were Jane Langley, Tracy Schaffer, Carl Lusby and Marshall Smith.
Rotary Business: We received and auction update for Scott Kimball and Charlene Churchill received her Paul Harris “Plus One” pin.
Program: Linda Henderson and Sarah Rausch spoke to us about Special Children’s Friends. Special Children’s Friends is embarking on a Capital Campaign to raise $150,000 to help fund a 42’x42′ addition to the current Ellsworth facility.  The new facility will house two additional classrooms, a gross motor therapy room, and two handicapped accessible restrooms.  The estimated cost of the project is $332,000, and SCF will commit the remaining amount needed through organizational funds.

Respectfully submitted by Julie Clark