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2017-08-02, Terra Winter, Community Foundation of Southern NM

President Lya called the meeting to order sometime around 12:10 pm at La Posta Restaurant.  Mary Ellen McKay gave the invocation and asked us to remember Ana Mangino’s husband, Pistol, in our prayers.  Lya then led us in the Pledge of Allegiance and Daniel Payne led us in two verses of Battle Hymn of the Republic.   We had two guests and two visiting Rotarians.  Trina Davis, Bobby Rankin’s daughter, is becoming a regular and we enjoy having her with us from Springer, NM.  Marty Swafford, Richelle Ponder’s husband, received lots support from the club!  Gary and Charlotte Brockway from La Grande, Oregon joined us again and are considering membership in our club!

Everyone enjoyed the meet and greet which ended with the announcement that Patty Groth was the mystery greeter.

2017-07-26, Club Assembly: The Rotary Foundation

President Lya called the meeting to order at 12:17 PM.  Trina Davis gave the invocation.

2017-07-19, Wylene Saunders, Gospel Rescue Mission

President Lya Jordan called the meeting to order at 12:10. Dinus Briggs gave the invocation. This was followed by the Pledge of Allegiance. Daniel Payne led the members in singing “America, the Beautiful.” Meet & Greet followed. We had no guests of Rotarians and one visiting Rotarian.

2017-07-12, Bill Harty, Pocket Change

President Lya Jordan called the meeting to order at 12:10. John Pickett gave the invocation. This was followed by the Pledge of Allegiance. Daniel Payne led the members in singing “I Can’t Stop Loving You.” Meet & Greet followed. We had four guests of Rotarians and one visiting Rotarian.

2017-07-05, Joe Alvarez, EMI Technologies

President Lya Jordan called the meeting to order at 12:10. Mary Ellen McKay gave the invocation. This was followed by the Pledge of Allegiance. Earl Phillips led the members in singing “God Bless America.” We sang Happy Birthday to Jim Scott, Bob Rankin, and Steve Loman who had birthdays this month.

2017-06-28, Davidson Scholarship Presentation & Induction of New Club Officers

President Christopher called the meeting to order at 12:13 pm. Steve Loman offered the prayer reminding us of service and gratefulness for fellowship.

2017-06-21, Muhammed Dawood and Sureyya Husain, Understanding Islam

President Christopher called the meeting to order at 12:12 pm. Earl Phillips led the invocation. After the Pledge of Allegiance, Sue Groth led the group in a rousing rendition of “Home on the Range.” Due to the length of the program, an enthusiastic wave replaced the traditional meet and greet.

2017-06-14, Natalie Goldberg, NMSU Plant Diagnostic Clinic

After Earl Phillips’ invocation, President Christopher led the Pledge of Allegiance.  On Flag Day, Patty Groth and Fran Boldt led us in singing “You’re a Grand Old Flag.”  After meeting and greeting, President Christopher introduced guests and visiting Rotarians, including Assistant Governor Sunny Kellerman from Silver City. 

2017-06-07, Rolston St. Hilaire, Mesa Glow Maple

President Christopher called the meeting to order at 12:12 pm. Blaine Goss led the invocation. President Christopher led us in the Pledge of Allegiance, then invited Sue Groth to lead the group in “Stodola Pumpa,” a Czech Folk Song which translates to barn pump.

2017-05-31, U S Border Patrol

President-elect Lya Jordan rang the opening bell at 12:10.  She thanked substitute musicians Patty Groth and Sue Groth for the music preceding the meeting.  Bob Seaton provided the invocation, the Pledge was given, and Blaine led the song “Red Roses for a Blue Lady”.  Guests were introduced.

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