7 AM Meeting this Thursday!
The Hope Center @ Sunnybrook Community Church

Matt Chilton is our COD this week!  We will be touring the new "Hope Center" at Sunnybrook Community Church.  Meet at 7:00 AM in the lobby café (Elmer's) to the right of the main auditorium doors for free coffee and pastries before the tour.
Last Week's attendance: 16

Upcoming 2020 Club Events:

*February 1st - Federation Board Meeting, 9:00 - Noon, The Garden Cafe, Rockbrook Village, Omaha

*February 15th - Steins & Vines Fundraiser, 8 AM - 4 PM, Sioux City Convention Center

*March 7th - 8th - The 8th Annual Cosmo Train Show

*April 24th & 25th - Federation Convention & Board Meeting, Holiday Inn/Ameristar Casino, Council Bluffs

*July 10th - 24th Annual "Shoot for a Cure" Golf Fundraiser, Whispering Creek Golf Club, 11:30 Lunch, 1:00 Shotgun, 5:30 Steak Dinner

*July 23rd - 25th - International Convention, Bloomington, MN, TBA

Cosmos in our prayers...
Curtis J. Stoever, 79 of Sioux City, Iowa passed away on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 in a local hospital.  Funeral Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday, January 24, 2020 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church with burial to follow at Memorial Park Cemetery.  Visitation will be on Thursday, January 23rd at Meyer Brothers Colonial Chapel from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. with family present at 6:00 p.m. and a Prayer Service will begin at 7:00 p.m.  Online Condolences may be offered at
Cosmo Birthdays:
January 4th - Joe Bousquet
January 9th - Curt Stoever
January 11th - Jay Gelfand
January 12th - Ashlye Curry
January 29th - Tom Chilton
Upcoming COD List:
January 30th - Marilyn Van Duffelen
February 6th - Father Mike
February 13th - Open Meeting
February 20th - Jay Gelfand
February 27th - Matt Chilton

Cosmo Anniversaries:    

Bill Heinke 1 year!

Marty Holmes 23 years!

Matt Chilton 34 years!

Fun Factoid:


LESS BIRTHS, MORE DEATHS - The “natural increase” in the US population in 2019, i.e., births in excess of deaths, was just 957,000 (3.792 million estimated births in excess of 2.835 million estimated deaths).  Just 10 years ago (2009), the “natural increase” in the US population was 1.710 million, i.e., 4.136 million births in excess of 2.426 million deaths (source: Census Bureau).