Karin Franklin introduced Peter Rolnick who is an emeritus physics professor and amateur musician.  He has taught at Truman State.   In retirement he became the Iowa State Coordinator of Citizens Climate Lobby.  His talk was "Realistic Climate Legislation Realistic Impact.  The truth is we are Buring Up.  The world is getting warmer.  The population is growing.  We must minimize the damage.  We can do this by building political goodwill.  WE must lobby, have grassroot outreach.  Miller-Meeks is co-chair House Conservation Climate Chane.  Grassley has work with Cory Booker in bi-partisan conservation reserve program act. 
For more information you can email Peter at prolnick@icloud.org.  Phone 660-342-3671. 
President Theresa called the meeting to order at 7:05 am.  December 23, it the PM Gift wrap from 10:00 am to 7:00 pm.  December 24 is the AM Gift wrap from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm.  
There will be a blood drive January 25, 2024 at Restore location.  from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm.  
Next week will be Secret Santa.  Please bring a gift not more than $10.00. 
There being no further business, the meeting adjourned at 8:00 am.