JULY 6 Committees met and made suggestions for the 2012-2013 Rotary Year
JULY 13 Doyle Fink presented a program about the history and activities of the American Legion.
JULY 20 Dennis Johnson, County Executive Director (Oregon, Howell, Shannon, Reynolds) Farm Service Agency, presented an informative program on the current drought conditions in Missouri and the services that are available under the current Farm Bill.
JULY 27 Dan Chappell presented a program on his sister, Kathy Chappell's, medical mission trips to Haiti. She is a nurse and goes to Haiti two or more times a year.
AUGUST 3 Wendell Ragsdale discussed the "Importance of Passing on Knowledge to Future Generations."
AUGUST 10 Bob Cicigoi presented a program on his hobby of raising Piedmontese cattle.
AUGUST 17 Melissa Welch, District Conservationist for USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service, gave an informative program on various programs available to farmers from this agency.
AUGUST 24 Jeffrey Pogue, candidate for Missouri House of Representatives 143rd District, presented information on his education and career background.
AUGUST 31 Jennifer Crowe presented an informative program on Money.
SEPTEMBER 7 Committees met.
SEPTEMBER 14 Logan Russell and Lindsey Ragsdale, students at Mammoth Spring High School, presented a program on their trip to Washington, D. C.
SEPTEMBER 21 Heather Fisher presented an informative program about the Ozark Small Business Incubator in West Plains. She discussed the services offered to existing businesses or for people wanting to start a business.
SEPTEMBER 28 District Governor Mark Pearce was the speaker.
OCTOBER 5 Thayer High School Football Coach, Billy Webber, updated the club on the new district alignment as well as new playoff rules. He also discussed the 2012 Schedule and Team.
OCTOBER 12 Jean Pace presented an interesting program on the Crystal Bridges Museum in Bentonville, AR.
OCTOBER 19 Gary Hirsch, owner of the All Things New Store in the Log Village, presented an interesting program about the different items that they sell.
OCTOBER 26 Committees met.
NOVEMBER 2 Josh McDaniel from the Thayer Police Department discussed the "Shop With a Cop" program which will be Dec. 8 at 10:00 a.m. at Thayer Wal Mart.
NOVEMBER 9 Kim Greer presented an overview of her Scentsy Business.
NOVEMBER 16 No Program
NOVEMBER 23 No Meeting
DECEMBER 7 FBLA from Thayer High School presented the program.
DECEMBER 14 Choir from Mammoth Spring High School presented a seasonal music program. They were directed by Mr. McNabb.
DECEMBER 21 Gaylon Justus presented the Christmas Story as recorded in Luke.
JANUARY 4 Harry Kelly presented a video on the lumber industry at the turn of the 20th century in Grandin, MO. For several years in the late 1800s and into 1900s it was the largest sawmill in the United States.
JANUARY 11 Beverly Rogers from Hand of Hope Kitchen in Thayer spoke about the mission of the Kitchen, needs of the Kitchen, and number of people served since it began.
JANUARY18 Scott Greer from the University of Missouri Extension Program discussed the 4-H Shooting Sports Program in Oregon County.
JANUARY 25 Lynn Hobbs and Mike Crase from KKountry 95 presented a program on the upcoming St. Jude's Radiothon on February 13.
FEBRUARY 1 Shane Cummings, Marketing Director from Imperial Dinner Theatre in Pocahontas, presented an informative program on the history and programs offered at the Theatre.
FEBRUARY 8 Chuck Satterfield, from Three Rivers Hospice, presented a program about hospice and the services offered.
FEBRUARY 15 Yancy Walker, Head Coach for MSU-WP Grizzlies, presented a program reviewing his background, current players, and the current season remaining.
FEBRUARY 22 Kenneth McKenzie, new member, gave a report about his background and current position as Executive Director of Oregon County Ambulance Service.
MARCH 1 Sarah Seagraves from the Federal Fish Hatchery gave an update on the new education center. They hope to open by Memorial Day.
MARCH 8 Scott Ream presented a program on new technology in eye care.
MARCH 15 Steve Russell presented a program on his family's adoption of a daughter, Carly, from China.
MARCH 22 Matt Pitts, Head Basketball and Baseball Coach from Thayer High School, discussed the basketball season and team members.
MARCH 29 Maryn White, granddaughter of Mary Lea Shehorn, presented a program on her experience with severe ulcerative colitis.
APRIL 5 Dan Chappell's son presented a program on his work as a Park Ranger in Alaska and Glacier National Park.
APRIL 12 Winston Tucker, owner of Fin to Fur, discussed the Red White Blue BBQ Event that he has organized for July 5-6.
APRIL 19 Dr. Ritter from Ozarka College discussed the nursing program that they plan to start in Mammoth Spring by January 2014.
APRIL 26 Samantha Huckabee discussed her Science Fair Project entitled, "The Effect of R-alpha Lipoic Acid on Edelfosine's Ability to Eradicate Saccharonyces Cerevisiae." She will be taking it to Arizona to compete in an international Science Fair.
MAY 3 Rachel Luster, discussed the Oregon County Food Producers and Artisans Co-Op.
MAY 10 The Eleven Point Anglers presented information about their organization.
MAY 17 Jan Shields from Christos House Outreach Advocate for Carter, Oregon, and Shannon counties talked about the services available for abuse victims in these counties.
MAY 24 Loren Whetsell presented a program on Geo-caching.
MAY 31 Merle Williams presented a video program on his six day float trip down the Colorado River in the Grand Canyon.
JUNE 7 Harvey Allen presented a program on the Circuit Court process.
June 14 Gene Boren spoke about the history of the Oregon County Country Music Theatre.
JUNE 21 Dan Chappell presented an update on Thayer School District.
JUNE 27 Installation Banquet.
JULY 12 Club Committees Met
JULY 19 Justin Aichele presented a program on life in North Africa.
JULY 26 Sue Forschler presented a program on what to expect when living in a nursing home.
AUGUST 2 Thayer High School Principal Cliff Hawkins and Elementary Principal Susan McNeal discussed their back-ground and changes for the 2013-2014 school year.
AUGUST 9 David Turnbough, Mammoth Spring School Superintendent, presented a program about the school and changes that are taking place in education.
AUGUST 16 Matt Kantola, Naturalist at Grand Gulf State Park, presented an interesting program on snakes in our area.
AUGUST 23 District Governor Ken Messer presented a program that included his career background and an update on Rotary Foundation changes as well as the Polio Plus Program.
AUGUST 30 Jean Pace announced that the Arkansas Exhibit of Civil War will be in Mammoth Spring in September. Dan Chappell gave an update on Thayer School.
SEPTEMBER 20 Melissa Jones, Manager of the Jim Hinkle Spring River State Fish Hatchery presented a powerpoint on repairs being made on Dam 3 and Fishing Program that they sponsored during the summer.
SEPTEMBER 27 Committees met.
OCTOBER 4 Kelley Edwards from Southern Missouri Community Health Center presented a program on enrollment in the Affordable Health Care Act.
OCTOBER 11 Tim Kimball from Ozarks Medical Center Heart Care Services presented a program from Basic Heart Care to Open Heart Surgery.
OCTOBER 18 Ron Estes presented a slide show of historic pictures of Mammoth Spring.
OCTOBER 25 Clara Williams and Jo Beth Anderson presented a program on the "Friends of Eleven Point River" organization which was formed to preserve Greer Spring Mill.
NOVEMBER 1 Neil McWilliams presented trivia about ice cream. Each member was served some ice cream.
NOVEMBER 8 Jeff Pogue, Representative of the 43rd District, gave a program on recent legislation and how it affects his constituents.
NOVEMBER 15 Bill Perkins read excerpts from letters sent during WWII from his dad and uncle to his mother.
NOVEMBER 22 A short Rotary Foundation program was presented by Jason Greer, then Committees met.
NOVEMBER 29 NO MEETING
DECEMBER 6 NO MEETING - SNOW
DECEMBER 13 Dan Chappell read the "Night Before Christmas."
DECEMBER 20 Kim Greer discussed the Literacy Program and read the book, Llama Llama, Holiday Drama."
DECEMBER 27 NO MEETING
JANUARY 8 Ken McKenzie, Director of Oregon County Ambulance District, gave an update on the Ambulance Service.
JANUARY 15 Glynda Pryor discussed her blood disorder, Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia, and Bill Franz reviewed some recent articles from the Rotarian Magazine.
JANUARY 22 Steve Russell lead a ROTARY game based on BINGO. It was informative and fun.
JANUARY 29 George Underwood, Oregon County Sheriff, presented an update on the Department, the services they perform, and goals for the future.
FEBRUARY 5 NO MEETING/WEATHER
FEBRUARY 12 Terri Wrenfrow from the Oregon County Health Department presented an update on the Backpack Program.
FEBRUARY 19 Ruth Stevens presented a program on the Rotary International Peace Fellow Program.
FEBRUARY 26 Trena Spears discussed the Rotary Auction and distributed auction sheets to members.
MARCH 5 Jennifer Crowe led a Money Trivia Game.
MARCH 12 The program was "Hannah's Lights," a safety program.
MARCH 19 James Spurlock presented a program on what is going on at Ozarka College.
MARCH 26 Dan Chappell presented an interesting program on gardening and horticulture issues.
APRIL 2 Doyle Fink presented a program on "Think Safety" including ways to protect your head, eyes, ears, skin, and feet. He also presented information on Lifting, Chemical Safety, Ladders, and Electrical Safety.
APRIL 9 Dr. Richard Dawe, President of Ozarka College, presented an update on the growth of Ozarka and the new Flight Program which is expected to start in the fall of 2015.
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