17 members and one guest (prospective member Scott Vance) heard some interesting stories with Happy Dollars. Steve Roblin avoided major losses in Las Vegas when his bank called to check on an illegal withdrawal. Barb Busing announced the birth of one grandchild and the forecast of another four in the near future. Jessica celebrated International Womens' Day last weekend.Paul Clifford distributed a quote from Ben Franklin - "Those who would give up essential liberty to purchase a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty or safety" - and warned us of the implications of Bill C51 in this regard.
Jan Southall reminded us of the Paul Harris Dinner on Tuesday April 28th and that we had the opportunity of nominating a club or community member for a Paul Harris award. She also reminded us of the need for contributions to the Rotary Foundation. Bill Armstrong noted Lobsterfest there is a  planning meeting tonight and George Gould (acting Sergeant at Arms)  asked for volunteers on the Fireworks organizing committee.