Weston & Wayland Rotary Club
Online Club Bulletin for 11/9/2017
by Deborah Rines


11/14/2017: WERC dinner at the Weston Community center on Tuesday at 6 pm - Sign up now:
11/23/2017: Happy Thanksgiving
11/30/2017: Greeter: Steve Karoghlanian; Door Prize: Mark Messina

Door Prize - Door prize responsibility is to select a door prize of value $10 to $20 to be given to the Sergeant-at-Arms BEFORE the meeting. If you cannot attend the meeting you are schedule to bring the door prize, it is your responsibility to get the prize to the Sergeant-at-Arms before the meeting.

Greeter - The Greeter must arrive 15 minutes BEFORE the start of the meeting and greet all members and guests at the door and answer any questions they may have


Meeting opening: Bell was rung at 6:15 pm
Tom Wintle led us in prayer
Mark Messina read the 4-way test
Guests: Frabrish Torche
Speaker: Alex Goddard

Meeting Notes:
Signup info for Tuesday event (this is in place of the regular Thursday meeting). Here is the auto response and sign up for WERC Annual Dinner 2017 Sign up now:
This was a very quiet, interesting meeting with a guest speaker, Alex Goddard, who is President of the Weston Dads Foundation.
His group of fathers organizes many get togethers and play dates for children and is also working hard to make his nonprofit organization accepting donations to benefit local charities.
Frabrish Torche was with us again, nice to have her with us.
Our December Holiday Party to be help on the 14th at Sandy Burr. We need to locate meeting places for the future. Also trying to get Dog House moved and sell $10 raffle tickets. Take note no meeting on Thursday, November 16th or November 23rd.  We do meet again on the 30th. Happy Thanksgiving to all.
Secretary Eileen White
Photos from the meeting, Thank you to Bruce Lee!




Michael Cave, Edwin Gaw, Keith Gross, Steve Karoghlanian, Bruce Lee, Mark Messina, Keith Ward, Eileen White, Jonathan White, Tom Wintle.

Song lyrics:

Hello, Hello, Hello what a wonderful word, Hello
Hello, Hello, Hello means a lot everywhere you go
Weston or (Weston-Wayland)
now extends a cordial greeting and we hope you will enjoy our meeting
Hello, Hello, Hello what a wonderful word, Hello.


Please forward the names of people you think would be good speakers to Chip Bradley. Be creative!

WGC provides us with a set menu. Special orders must be made in advance. Please call the club on Thursday a.m. to see what is on the special order menu. If you must special order, please do it in advance. The phone number is 781-894-2503.

Meeting Detours:

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November 16, 2017. Food purchaser is Mark Messina, Food preparer is Mark Messina, Food servers are Cindy Appleby and Mac Spencer. Deliver pots to The DeVito Building, where they are stored. It is your responsibility to find a replacement for yourself if needed.

December 21, 2017. Food purchaser is Walter Mulcahy, Food preparer is Mac Spencer, Food servers are Cindy Appleby and John Marchiony. Deliver pots to The DeVito Building, where they are stored. It is your responsibility to find a replacement for yourself if needed.


Full Bristol Lodge schedule and information, including instructions are available online in ClubRunner. Log in and then click on Events, you will see Bristol Lodge as the first item.


New Facebook page Click here to view the page!

Moved, New Phone, New email? Please update your contact information on our club website. It is easy. All you need to do is log in, click Admin and then click Edit My Profile..then you can change whatever information you need! Please add your birthday so we can celebrate it!

Special Notices:

If you need to post a special notice to the Rotary Club of Weston & Wayland Wheel, please email the notice to In addition to the notice, you should specify a title for the notice and how long you would like the notice to run in number of weeks or end date.

Sunshine Corner: If you know of a fellow Rotarian infirmed or in need, please forward the details to Patty MacNeil.

Club Runner and Rotary Wheel: Messages can be sent through the Club Runner website. The wheel is now being updated on the Club Runner site as well as a weekly email version. If you would like to have a friend or potential member receive the wheel please go to the club website and add them as a "Friend of Rotary". Please contact Deborah Rines at with any announcements you would like in the Wheel.

Rotary Central: Located in The DeVito Building at 470 Boston Post Rd, 3rd Fl. Please feel free to come and use the computer for any Rotary business.



Reminder – please fill out the happy dollar sheets and place into the hat so they can be recorded and printed in the Wheel!


All Rotary Club members have a responsibility to help recruit new members.  Please send potential new member names and contact information to the Club Membership Chairperson – currently Bruce Lee.    


Jeff Rogers

86 Richards Avenue
North Attleborough, MA 02760
Business Category – Retail
Owner, Wayland Home Design Center
70 Andrew Avenue
Wayland, MA
Best Phone number : 508.245.6229 (cell phone)



All Rotarians are asked to donate $100 per year per member to support the Rotary Foundation programs. These Programs create the funding source for matching donations from local clubs, and from District contributions.


Mark Messina - President
Jan Luchetti - Vice President
Chip Bradley - Past President
Eileen White  - Secretary
Tom Wintle - Sergeant at Arms
Tom Giampapa - Finance Committee Chair
Bruce Lee- Membership Committee Chair
John Marchiony - Public Relations (PR)
Richard A. DeVito, Jr - Executive Secretary, Fundraising Project Chair, Fall Car Show
Michael Cave - International Service Project Committee Chair 
Director - Mark Messina
Director - Chip Bradley
Director - Jan Luchetti
Director - John Marchiony
Director - Rob Mosher
Director - Tom Giampapa
Director - Patty MacNeil
Director - Edwin Gaw
Director - Richard DeVito, Jr.