• Pledge of Allegiance  --  Richard Cunningham
  • Words of Inspiration -- Mike Carroll
  • Introduction of guests
  • Announcement by the President
  • Announcements by the Director, Committee Chair and by the members
    • Veterans Project -- Virginia Juettner
  • Anniversaries
  • Happy Dollars
  • Guest Speaker -- Kalika Kastein
  • 4-Way Test -- Yu Yok Pearring
The recorded meeting:

Pledge of Allegiance -- Led by Richard Cunningham

Inspiration -- Mike Carroll


Introduction of Guests

Kalika Kastein - guest speaker
Kimo-Jim Becker - Rotary Club of Hilo
Charlene Iboshi -- Rotary Club of South Hilo

Announcements by the President

The notes of the last club meeting has been posted on the ClubRunner.

  • The notes from the October 7, 2020 RCHB meeting can be found here:  
    And the video of the meeting can be found here:
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Volunteers needed!

Next weeks meeting:
  • Pledge of Allegiance:  Curt Sharp
  • Inspiration:  Curt Sharp
  • Birthday Song:  Deborah Beaver
  • 4-Way Test:  Geoli Ng
Slate of Officers -- Elections have to be held by the end of the year.  Step up, Step up and join the fun and consider being a part of the Board, an Officer, or Committee Chair.  

 Upcoming Meetings

  • Wednesday, October 21 -- Vocational Day and our Guest Speaker is Misa Saito.  Meeting starts at 7:00 am.
  • Wednesday, October 21 -- Board meeting immediately following the club meeting.  Meeting will end at 9:00 am.  Please submit reports prior to the meeting.
  • Thursday, October 22 -- Club Social, TBD
  • Wednesday, October 28 -- Celebrating World Polio Day.  Since Africa has been declared Polio free, Richard Cunningham will share the beautiful sites from his vacation in Africa.

Other Rotary Meetings and Invitations

Email blasts this past week.

District Happenings

A series of D5000 Rotary webinars is available for your viewing, either live or recorded.  You can also find ton of webinars in the Learning Center at
D5000 Webinar Recordings:
Business Assistance webinar recording:

Mark Your Calendars

World Polio Day is October 24.  The District is planning an event.  Event times and Zoom info can be found here:

District Conference 2021

  • Will be held for the first time in Hilo commemorating 100 years of Rotary on Big Island at Grand Naniloa Hotel on May 14, 15 and 16, 2021.
          The District is looking for volunteers to head up the decorations for the Conference.  If you are interested in being a part of the committee (or even leading the committee) please contact me.

Future Rotary International Conventions

  • Taipei: June 12-16, 2021
  • Houston: June 4-8, 2022



Announcements, Director / Committee Chair report


Volunteer opportunity  - Continuing through November.  -- Junichi Noumaru

State Department of Health and UH Nursing request Rotarians to help for the face mask observation. The purposes of this project are (1) to monitor ongoing use of face masks/coverings by the public in Hawaii and (2) to track social norm change in regard to mask wearing over time. A pair of volunteers will count the number of people who (a) wear the mask correctly, (b) wear the mask in correctly and (c) don't wear the mask at a designated location (Prince Kuhio Plaza, Keaukaha Beach Park (Start at parking lot), Liliuokalani Park or Airport post office) from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Saturdays until November 28. Instructions include the counting device and how to report the counts are available on YouTube:
The sign-up sheet is also available online.
If you have any question, please contact Dr. Glauberman (

Veteran's Project -- Virginia Juettner

District Auction -- Mary Begier

Other Announcements

Kimo Jim Becker -- on Thursday, October 15, East Hawaii Clubs are gathering for a 10 person club social at the Volcano Winery.  The Social starts at 3 with a tour of the winery with host Marie.  Please RSVP to Jim at  There are still a couple of seats open.
Jim is also working on a Global project with Rotary for a hospital in Nepal.  He asked that we consider his project when we decide to commit our DDF by November 30.
Charlene Iboshi announced that they have a East Hawaii Workshop on Friday, Ocotber 16 beginning at 5:45 pm.  Lorraine to send out the flyer to club.

Anniversaries between October 8 and October 15, 2020


Wedding Anniversary 

Sandra Wagner-Wright (Ron)  

Club Anniversary 


Birthday -- Birthday Song led by Virginia Juettner

Mary Begier 
Julie Hugo 
Steven Sylvester 
Happy Birthday Medicare



Happy Dollars

Keep your happy dollar donation in an envelope and bring it to the next in-person meeting, send a check to RCHB, PO Box 11506 or pay via credit card from our new online payment system: 

Sandra W. was $5 for 33 years of marriage.

Charlene I. was $20 happy to see Kalika as our guest.

Virginia and Bob J. were $10 happy to see a Peace scholar as our guest speaker.  She reminded us that if we contribute to the Paul Harris Foundation that you can designate funds to Peace as well as Polio Plus.

Preston Barnes IV was $10 happy.  His daughter and husband came over for the weekend sans children.

Tim H. is $5 happy, but it's a secret -- he made the announcement at the meeting.

Alan O. was $10 happy.  Alan and other engineers worked on a technology project 50 years ago and the project was commemorated on Tuesday at UH Manoa.  

Guest Speaker -- Kalika Kastein,  Introduction by Tim Hansen

If anyone would like a copy of her power point presentation, please contact Lorraine.


Next Meeting

  • The next club meeting will be Wednesday, October 21, Vocational Day from 7 a.m. via Zoom.  Our guest speaker is Misa Saito, one of our newest members.
  • The Board of Directors will meet immediately after the regular meeting after a short break.  The meeting will end by 9:00 am.


The Four Way Test  -- Yu Yok Pearring