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Registration is now open for the 12th Annual State of the State Luncheon, Tuesday, January 8, 2019, at the Denver Marriott Tech Center. The luncheon will be preceded by a free Mental Health & Wellness Symposium. See the attached flyer for event details.
 
  8:30-11:20 am  Mental Health & Wellness Symposium
10:00-11:45 am  Mental Health & Wellness Expo
10:00-11:55 am  Lunch Registration
12:00-1:30 pm  Lunch & Program
 
Luncheon Speakers -
Floyd Ciruli, Political Analyst, will speak on what's ahead for Colorado
Molly Bloom, author of the book-turned-Oscar-nominated film, Molly's Game
 
To register for Symposium (no charge) and/or State of the State Luncheon ($60), please visit: www.sos.dserotary.org
As has been our tradition in years past, our club will again support the 2018 Parker Christmas Carriage Parade on Saturday, December 8th.  The parade begins at noon.
 
We need about 8-10 members to volunteer for this year's event serving as parade route safety marshals between 11:00AM-1:00PM.  The parade has become a Parker tradition and is always well-attended.  Safety marshals help make sure that attendees remain on the sidewalk so that the parade route is unobstructed.  Those in attendance readily comply and our service is both fun & a great support to our community.  Wear your Rotary t-shirt or vest and show the face of the Rotary Club of Parker.  There are few better places to watch & be part of the parade.
 
We will need one of our volunteers to serve as our "group leader" the day of the event.  I will handle the volunteer sign-ups but will be out of the country the day of the actual parade.  Please let me know if you would be willing to serve in this capacity - the event is well-coordinated by the Town of Parker so there is really little required of the leader. I am attaching a link to the Town's carriage parade website for more information: www.ParkerOnline.org/CarriageParade.
 
Please let me know as soon as possible if you would like to volunteer to serve at the parade:  Mike Endres endresm2009@gmail.com  #720-352-4227 (leave a message if there's no answer).  I will also have a sign-up sheet to circulate at our next weekly meeting which is not until Thursday, November 29th.
 
Come on out and support our community at this popular annual event and have a good time!
HI everyone. Lets bring happiness to impoverished Indian families through the Denver Indian Center! Please consider these dates:
 
December 13 food drive in our club. On the 29th a list of needed items will be passed out.  Also on this date I will accept unwrapped gifts for Indian Children ages 1-18. Cost per gift not to exceed $15.   I will deliver the gifts with our food, and food from the Task Force, to the DIC.
December 14 gift wrapping at the Denver Indian Center beginning at 2:00 p.m.
December 15 gift give away to Indian Children and their families beginning at 8:00 a.m.
 
Thank you all!
Mike Oldham
 
 
The RC of Denver Mile High presented a certificate of appreciation to Li Pettett, chair of the International Service Committee of the Rotary Club of Parker.  Our club participated in a global grant that provided kidney dialysis equipment for three clinics in Blumenau, Brazil.  The $126,000 project was completed n less than one year and was supported by 26 Rotary Clubs in two districts.
 
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We meet Thursdays at 7:00 AM
Parker Adventist Hospital-Conference Center
9395 Crown Crest Blvd.
Parker, CO  80138
United States of America
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Speakers
Happy Thanksgiving!
Nov 22, 2018
No Meeting
Rick Waters
Nov 29, 2018
Denver Indian Center
Peggy Carter
Dec 06, 2018
Vocational Services Meeting
Pres Ken Claiborne
Dec 13, 2018
Club Assembly
Dr Thomas S. Tucker
Dec 20, 2018
Superintendent, Douglas County School District
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
Dec 27, 2018
No Meeting
Gordon Hamby
Jan 03, 2019
11 Energies Off the Verve
Maj John McFarlane
Jan 10, 2019
Colorado Rangers
Linda Forsyth
Jan 17, 2019
Denver Pet Partners
Coach Jim Turgeon
Jan 24, 2019
DU Women's Basketball Coach
Pres-Elect Gail Lehrmann
Feb 07, 2019
Peace & Conflict Prevention/Resolution
Val Jones
Mar 14, 2019
Stand Up. Step Up. Never Give Up.
Pres-Elect Gail Lehrmann
Apr 25, 2019
Maternal & Child Health
 
 
Club Executives & Directors
President - Board Officer
President Elect - Board Officer
Treasurer - Board Officer
Secretary - Board Officer
Co-Sergeant at Arms - Board Officer
Co-Sergeant at Arms - Board Officer
Club Service - Board Member
Youth Services - Board Member
Community Service - Board Member
International Service - Board Member
Grants Director - Board Member
Public Relations - Board Member
Rotary Foundation - Co-Board Member
Vocational Services - Board Member
Editarian
Membership Chairperson
Program Chair
Web Design
 
Committees and Projects
2018 -2019 Committees & Projects
 
CLUB SERVICE - Patrick Kendrick, DIRECTOR
Editor Lamplighter - Kam Breitenbach
Change of Command - Ken Claiborne
Christmas Party - Pat Kendrick
Club Photographers - Ron Beller and Mike Endres 
Summer Picnic - Pat Kendrick
Music - Jim Muir, Steve Brown & Steve Gilbert
Program Chair - Scott Gough
Webmaster
 
COMMUNITY SERVICE - Mike Endres, DIRECTOR
Castlewood Canyon - Carl Finamore-Champion
Christmas Blankets, Cards, Santa, Mrs. C and Elves - Kam Breitenbach-Champion, Jane Johnson, Sue Gardner, Janice Beller
Crisis Center, Michele Duncan-Champion, Larry Brutlag, Janice Beller
American Indian Committee - Mike Oldham-Champion, DeAnn Olson, Ron Saatjian
Gazebo Gardening - Lew Million - Champion, Wayne Wagener
NAMI, Arapahoe & Douglas County Mental Health - Bill Shriver-Champion
Parker Task Force - Rick Chase, Jay Boscoe, Carl Finamore 
Parker Task Force Food Drives - Bob Satrom
Praying Hands Ranch - Michele Duncan, Jim Muir, Lew Million
Project C.U.R.E. -  Wendell Geary - Champion
Project Sanctuary -  Mike Endres-Champion, Janice Beller
Rotary Community Corps @ Rocky Vista University - Julie Rosenthal
Rotary Community Corps of Parker (Developmentally Disabled Group)- Kam Breitenbach-Champion, Steve Sumption, Janice Beller
Scouting - Mike Oldham-Champion Ron Saatijain , DeAnn Olson
Toys for God's Kids - Wayne Wagener
Veteran's Day Program - Mike Endres-Champion
 
VOCATIONAL SERVICES - PEGGY CARTER, DIRECTOR
Ethics Scholarship
Four Way Test
Vocational Talks - Peggy Carter-Champion
 
INTERNATIONAL SERVICE - LI PETTETT, DIRECTOR
India - 
Nicaragua - Tim Sullivan-Champion
Open World - Alvaro Pisoni, Ron Beller & Li Pettett
Polio Plus - Lew Million
Shelter Box - Al Johnson
 
YOUTH SERVICES - Tom Furmanski, DIRECTOR
Interact at Chaparral -Gail Lehrmann-Champion
Peaceful Schools - Gail Lehrmann-Champion
RYLA/YRYLA - Tom Furmanski, Gail Lehrmann, Mike Oldham
Scholarships, Chaparral - Dennis Brewster
Scholarships, Ponderosa - Bill Kelly
Student of the Month, Chaparral - Dennis Brewster
Student of the Month, Ponderosa - Bill Kelly
Youth Exchange - Mike Oldham
 
FUNDRAISING - 
Boondocks - Kam Breitenbach- 2018 Champion
Peaches - Jim Muir-Champion
State of the Town - Sue Gardner- 2019 Champion
 
GRANTS - Steve Brown, Director
Walmart Grant - Kam Breitenbach
MEMBERSHIP - Gail Lehrmann
Family of Rotary (send out cards) - Peggy Carter
Fireside Chats - Gail Lehrmann
New Member Inductions - Gail Lehrmann 
Mentor Program / Red Badge / Blue Badge - Gail Lehrmann
 
FOUNDATION - CARL Finamore - President,  Steve Sumption -  Treasurer, Ben Martin-Secretary
Trustees:  Ben Martin, Lindy Blackburn, Steve Small, Al Johnson, Glenn Petty, Tom VanderHeiden and Ken Claiborne
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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