Opti-Gram – Volume 67, Issue 8

November 25, 2015 Vice-President Marcia brought the meeting to order with the ring of the Chuck gave the Invocation and led us in the Pledge of Allegiance. Guest Ryan Lowery from McDonald’s Corp.  Welfare Report Tim’s father broke his hip. He is at Shawnee Manor. Joke (?) Ralph had a list of misc short sayings. Announcements Youth Orchestra Christmas Show, Lima Senior, Dec 6, 7 PM. Tickets $10 at the door. There will be no meetings Dec 23 and Dec. 30 due to the Xmas holiday. Home Show – There have been 30 booths committed 1/3 1/3 1/3 Drawing Bunny was the winner of $8, but not the $335 in the Ace of Spades. Program Today’s program  was the Lewis Family Thanksgiving Dinner. Ryan Lowery, image009the   Marketing and IT Director at the area McDonald’s joined us today. Jerry Lewis owns 18 restaurants in 7 counties. He has 1200+ employees. The Lewis family took over the Chester Cary family dinner in 2005. 300 + volunteers will be serving 800 lbs of turkey, 800 lbs of mashed potatoes, 3,200 dinner rolls, 200 pies, etc. A total of 3,200 meals are expected to be served. Dinner is 11 AM to 2 PM. Sponsor include The Boy Scouts, Childers Media, Save-A-Lot, Coca-Cola, Bob Evans, RTA, Miller Textiles, New Verizons, Republic Services, and the Civic Center. Clothing, groceries, and toiletries will also be distributed. Fines The all men’s and women’s tables were fined as well as several others. Next Week: Girls Basketball by hosted Todd Walker Today’s Scribe – Kelly Hefner Optimist… Bringing out the Best in KIDS!. payday no credit check