September 6, 2018

Sam Koltinsky, Director, Jay N. Darling Center will provide "Updates from the Center". Introduction by Bill Sherman. Greeters: Rich Teig and Don Beck. Invocation: Harry Hinrichs.

                                         September 13, 2018

Jerry Tormey, Des Moines Historical Society, "A look back at DesMoines.  Introduction by Archie Rohden.  Greeters: Herb Strentz and Bob Farber.  Invocation: Roy Ives

                                         September 20, 2018

Elwynn Taylor, Climatologist"Weather Updates". Introduction by Bill Sherman. Greeters: Paul Greenwalt and Severin Johnson. Invocation: Steve Dunn

                                          September 27, 2018
Mary Francis Evans, Executive Director of the Iowa Reading Information Service for the Blind- "2018 Update"  Introduction: Mike Sztnczuk/Larry Streyffeler. Invocation: Gene Bryant Greeters- Norm Huitt, Roger Strauss
                                               October 4, 2018

Representative Neal Smith- "Truman's Surprise Victory- 1948". Introduction:  Herb Strentz                       

                                  Bulletin Board/Notes of interest
50/50 Winners: July 26 - Mike Timmons, Gene Lucas, August 2- Bob Railey, Roger Kriebs, August 9- Victoria Christian, Mike Symczuk, August 16- Bob Wells, Ty Smedes (speaker), August 23- Mike Timmons, Bob Schulz, August 30- Don Neuman, Rich Teig
There will be a board meeting after the next meeting on October 4, 2018.

Attendance (August 30): 63 members and 1 guest

Member Concerns: Herb suggested that members send e-mails to members that cannot attend.

Gary Kruempel, reporter