March 3– Randy Mell spoke about the Friends of the Root River and water quality. He said water is tested in Caledonia every month with a much larger battery of tests every five years. The deepest well in Caledonia is 700 feet deep.
March 10 — Bob Carlson of Carlson Coffee Company, Houston, MN told us how he began his business. He roasts coffee beans which he now sells to local outlets and some restaurants.
March 17 — Club assembly
March 24 —
Pat Stephens gave a report of 2016 Rotary Lights. Checks were presented to Coulee Cap, Hunger Task Force, River City Corvettes, Bluff Country Family Resources, and UW-L Physical Education Majors Club.
Geoff and Steph Mell gave us a tour of their office building which they recently remodeled. This is a 100+ year old building which originally housed the Caledonia Post Office, then doctors’ offices, followed by veterinarians’ offices and now Mell’s Chiropractic Clinic.