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Our friend Ev Weed - Bristol Rotary Club member for 56 years passed away at the age of 93
Services are this Saturday, October 1, 2022, at 11:00 AM at Asbury United Methodist Church (90 Church Ave, Bristol) Burial at 12:00 PM at Forestville Cemetery.   https://www.echovita.com/us/obituaries/ct/bristol/everett-weed-15279929

Farmers Market
Lee rang the bell at this week's farmers market!  A BIG thank you to Miguel from the City (on his 1st day on the job) who helped with set up and take down. 
He left us his cell phone number if we needed anything. 
There was a chill in the air as we welcomed fall. 
Lee shared a story about the porta potty lock and to always check if there is someone inside (from personal experience)

Great Crowd at the Mum Parade - The Interact Club Students joined in with the smiling and waving!

Daniel Micari, Chairman of the Commission for Persons with Disabilities was our Guest Speaker

mission statement: To promote inclusion and improve the quality of life for people in

Bristol with a disability, by providing a network of partnerships with local resources that foster self-sufficiency, dignity, and respect.

To learn more and access helpful resources: https://www.bristolct.gov/351/Disabilities-Commission-on-Persons-with

ALL are invited to the Transportation Forum Event at the Bristol Public Library lower level this Saturday at 1:00 PM


Happy / Sad

Ken, sad buck for the passing of Ev Weed
Dale, sad for the passing of Ev, happy Penn state won, tough games coming up, an afternoon off today - headed to the Big E, ham radio booth - Watch the event here:
https://youtu.be/hdxnD8uF8t0
Dave,  sad about the passing of Ev weed, happy about the great turnout to the mum festival - around 35k attendees
Norm, sad about the of Ev Weed
Charley,  sad about the passing of Ev Weed
Lee, sad about the passing of Ev weed, met Ev when he was a young man in Rotary, many enjoyable visits with him. 
Sad buck for Claudette injury broke her leg,
 
happy for the farmers market, this week dealt with wind and cold, thank you to Miguel,  bike ride wrap up in November..2k miles for polio plus
Judi, Happy buck for Dan's presentation, happy our club was in the parade, and happy for the sports fans that have winning teams
Peter, a great week to be a Cleveland fan, had an awesome visit home
Laura, sad buck for the passing of Ev Weed, happy for a fun time running in Rugged Maniac race

Upcoming events/meetings
 
 
November 5, 2022 - West Hartford Rotary - Beetles Mania: Beatlemania! | Rotary Club of West Hartford (westhartfordrotary.org)
November 6, 2022 - Foundation Recognition Brunch at the Delamar Hotel 
November 7-10 - Men + Boys Fundraiser at Bell City Diner - Diner donating 10%  - contact Dave for more info