The Lamplighter 
Rotary Club of Parker
Announcements Lamplighter May 19
Mike Oldham invites us to the Rotary District 5450, American Indian Committee meeting next Wednesday, May 22 at 4:30 p.m. at the Denver Indian Center (4407 Morrison Road, Denver). “You are welcome to ride over with me -- please let me know. We should return to Parker no later than 7:00 p.m. Mike Oldham 303-453-9067”
Our annual meeting to recognize our scholarship recipients is this coming Thursday, May 23 at 7:00 a.m. at Joy Lutheran Church (7051 E Parker Hills Court, Parker 80138).  Be sure to attend this meeting to honor some outstanding young people!
The 10th annual Memorial Day Veterans’ Service of Remembrance will be Monday, May 27 at 10:00 a.m. at the J. S. Parker Cemetery (10705 South Parker Road, Parker 80138), co-sponsored by Ponderosa Valley Funeral Services.  Click here for more information.  Please bring your own chair and umbrella if needed.  If you are available to help hand out water (provided by Dennis Brewster of Extreme Auto Repair), that would be terrific!
Opportunities to Serve
Mike Endres has shared photos of members of the Rotary Club of Parker who volunteered at the Operation Project Sanctuary Gala on Saturday evening, May 18.  The event is the major fundraiser for Project Sanctuary, which helps military families navigate life after deployment. 
Here are Ken Claiborne, Ron and Janice Beller and Li Pettett enjoying the dinner.
For more information on Project Sanctuary, click here to go to their website. 
Upcoming social events
Note these social events in your planner!  For each of these events, please RSVP with the number of guests to Katie Kendrick at so we know how many to plan for.
  • Thursday, May 30, 6:00-8:00 p.m. -- Fifth Thursday social event at Purgatory Cellars (18921 Plaza Dr, Ste #100, Parker 80134).  You can bring in your own food, as there is no longer a food truck
  • Saturday, June 1, 12:30-2:30 p.m. First annual Wayne Wagener ice cream social at the O’Brien Park Gazebo in downtown Parker.   Bring your friends, family and neighbors! 
  • Saturday, June 29, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.  Change of command celebration brunch at the Black Bear Golf Club (11400 Canterberry Parkway, Parker, 80138).   Member meals $10; guest meals $15.  There will be a cash bar for mimosas and Bloody Marys.  Please RSVP with the name(s) of any guest(s) no later than Thursday, June 13th.
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Praying Hands Ranch
Mar 05, 2020
Mar 12, 2020
Parker Police Department Mounted Patrol
Mar 19, 2020
Denver March Powwow
Mar 26, 2020
Update on District 5450 WASH Projects and Committee
Apr 02, 2020
Lew Million
Apr 09, 2020
Ponderosa High School
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2019 State of the Town Sponsors
Irv & Kathy Buck

Black Creek Capital

Shriver Investments Inc.

Gail Lehrmann
Silver Sponsors 
Steve Budnack Family
Pat and Katie Kendrick and Family
Ben and Vicky Martin 
Lew & Lois Million
Hal & Susan Gustin
Bronze Sponsors

Rock Heating and Air Conditioning

Mrs. Claus

Randy and Kathy Hill
Tanne and Lindy Blackburn
Tom and Terri Furmanski
Deann Olson
Al and Jane Johnson
Elizabeth and Dennis Volz
The McCloud Family
Ken Claiborne Family
Media Sponsors
Russell Hampton
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