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Coming Up 11/3/23
 
Olivia Albert and Becky Michael
Nebraska Department of Education
"Nebraska Literacy" 
 
 
Chair of the Day: Bonnie Gill 
Cashier: Bob Gerseny
Sgt. At Arms: Tim Calabro
Greeter: Regina Meradith
Invocator: Patricia Cantu
Welcome Scott Shelbourn! 
Last week Lindsey VandeHoef introduced us to new member Scott Shelbourn. An Omaha native, Scott is a graduate of Bryan High School and attended UNO. He served six years in the Nebraska National Guard. He holds a Bachelor’s from Olivette Nazarene University and a Master's Degree from Trevecca University.
 
Scott has been married 31 years to his wife, Jolinda, he has four children who are all married, and he has ten Grandkids.
He Worked in the Bio-Medical Field until He felt called by God to be a Salvation Army Officer.He has been an Officer in The Salvation Army for 25 years, serving in Chicago, Peoria, & and Bloomington IL, The Quad Cities (Davenport, IA), The Twin Cities (Minneapolis MN) and He is currently the Western Division’s Divisional Commander in Omaha, overseeing operations in Nebraska, South Dakota and Iowa.
 
Scott was a Rotarian in Roseville, MN, and is very pleased to be able to transfer his membership to Omaha. Welcome, Scott!
Volunteer Opportunities
We have lots of ways for you to make a difference in the next couple of months.  
 
Career Day: On Tuesday, November 14th, Omaha West Rotary will host a Career Day for about 100 4th and 5th Grade students at Skinner Magnet School.    Rotarians and others representing different professions will discuss their careers with the students from 1-3:30. 
 
We need volunteers to represent their careers.   Please send your contact information to Denny Duer at denny.d@proassoc.net 402-670-3378.
 
Salvation Army Bell Ringing- Saturday, November 25th from 11am- 4pm at Baker's at 132nd and Maple CLICK HERE to sign up. 
 
Salvation Army Winter Night Watch- meet at headquarters by 5:30 (10755 Burt St) Various dates available beginning on 11/27. CLICK HERE to sign up.  Warm clothing donations are being accepted by Bel-Air clothing
About Winter Night Watch: For a couple of hours, come and help the Salvation Army at 10755 Burt Street feed and clothe some of our community's most vulnerable population. Two of you will be in the back of a Salvation Army truck beginning at 5:30, fully equipped with hot food and much need clothing items to serve the least amongst us. You should be back at Salvation Army and in your car by 8 p.m. Please help Omaha West make the most difference with your service and time in our community. 
Happy Hour for November 
 
The next Happy Hour will be at the Granary in Ralston on November 9th from 4:30-7 p.m. Mark your calendar! 
 
New Member Info Meeting 11/10
For Red Badgers who have not yet attended one of these, please mark your calendar for November 10th right after the meeting for an orientation meeting.
 
About Us
Dick Sturgeon's wife, Jeanie, moved back to Madonna on Monday of last week and seems to have stabilized, she is doing her third day of therapy’s today, which is huge milestone. She overall has made some great progress in spite of some setbacks. Please continue to keep them in your thoughts and prayers. 
 
Monthly Meeting Sponsor 
Thank you to our November/December Meeting Sponsor.
Gretchen Radler/ Bloom Companion Care 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Speakers
Nov 03, 2023 12:00 PM
Nebraska Department of Education
Nov 10, 2023 12:00 PM
Nov 17, 2023 12:00 PM
CEO of Boys Town
Nov 24, 2023 12:00 PM
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Upcoming Events
Salvation Army Clothing Drive
Oct 01, 2023 – Oct 31, 2023
 
Trustee Meeting
Nov 03, 2023 1:00 PM
 
RMD Meals
Nov 06, 2023
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
 
Happy Hour
Nov 09, 2023
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
 
Skinner Career Fair
Nov 14, 2023
10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
 
Board Meeting
Nov 15, 2023
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
 
Salvation Army Bell Ringing
Bakers
Nov 25, 2023
11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
 
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Sponsors
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Birthdays
Member Birthdays
Frank Phillips
October 4
 
Mike Morey
October 13
 
Bob Gerseny
October 23
 
Karl Fick
October 29