OFFICIAL MINUTES OF REGULAR MEETING
The Regular Meeting of the Fort Collins Lions Club was called to order on January 7, 2010 by President Bob Kitchell at 12:10 PM at Café Columbine and Bakery with those members in attendance as shown on the Attendance record and Guest Register.
Invocation by Harold Einarsen
Song: America the Beautiful led by Bill Funke
MEMBERS PRESENT: 44 GUESTS: 2
GUESTS: Anthony Marchese (program) Ben Leffler
INDUCTION OF NEW MEMBER: Ron Lockner inducted Joe Gorman as a new member of the Fort Collins Lions Club.
1. Irene Toliver presented Lee Brown with a Membership Key Award.
2. Tom Toliver presented Carole Kitchell the Certificate for Club Award for Campaign Sight II. Our Club was one of the highest giving to Campaign Sight First II. Carole was president at that time.
3. Bill Funke announced our club will be at Harris School to present Books on Monday the 11th and asked anyone to be there that would like to be present.
TAIL TWISTER: Fred Kaehler acted as Tail Twister. We honored Tom Toliver by singing Happy Birthday.
RAFFLE: Bill Brenner conducted the Raffle. Winners were: Doug Max, Jim Condon and Alan Beatty.
PROGRAM: Anthony Marchese, a Mechanical Engineer at CSU, presented a program on Alternate Fuels. He presented the History of Alternate Fuels that began in 1826 through 1940. He told about types of Alternative Fuels and why they are needed especially in the future. A Graph showed the Fuel supply, Energy Security and Sustainable energy products. He showed graphs concerning Greenhouse Gas levels, CO2 level changes, Bio fuels & CO2 process for atmospheric uses and CO2 productions for various fuels uses from plants and etc. He discussed 3 generations of technologies and what each consisted of and how they are produced.