OTTAWA NOON ROTARY
Ottawa Noon Rotary met Dec. 27. Jeff Cook provided music. Matt Mooneyham gave an autobiography.
Guest Rotarian was Reed Wilson, from Putnam County Rotary, and guests were Dave Clayton's daughter, representatives from Pet Project and Amy Lambert, from Illinois Small Business Development Center at Starved Rock Country Alliance.
Curt Sesto won the weekly drawing. Pet Project presented a program about how it started and the present. At the Jan. 3 meeting, Skip Hupp celebrated his birthday. Sesto provided the music. Dave Noble gave an autobiography. Pamela Beckett announced the date change of Penguin Plunge to Saturday, Feb. 10. Outgoing Rotary exchange students learned where they were going to study. Owen Heimsoth will study in Denmark, Jack Bullock in Germany and Bridget Stevenson in Finland. Glenn Corrie won the weekly drawing. Lauren "Grizzly" Winters presented the program about her adventures hiking the Appalachian Trail.