Festival group honors Rotary’s commitment


The Ohio Festivals & Events Association recently recognized the 25th anniversary of Wilmington’s annual Banana Split Festival and honored the Wilmington Rotary Clubs on their “outstanding achievement” of 25 years of exemplary commitment to the community. The 2019 Banana Split Festival co-chairs were Susan Valentine-Scott and Marian Miller. This year, the Clinton County Convention & Visitors Bureau contributed $25,000 to the summertime festival. From left are Rotarians Bob Schaad, Matt Wahrhaftig, Mary Gibson, Marian Miller, Fred Ertel, Susan Valentine-Scott, Jerry Bailey, Joni Streber, Kevin Johnson and Dr. Willard Lane.

The Ohio Festivals & Events Association recently recognized the 25th anniversary of Wilmington’s annual Banana Split Festival and honored the Wilmington Rotary Clubs on their “outstanding achievement” of 25 years of exemplary commitment to the community. The 2019 Banana Split Festival co-chairs were Susan Valentine-Scott and Marian Miller. This year, the Clinton County Convention & Visitors Bureau contributed $25,000 to the summertime festival. From left are Rotarians Bob Schaad, Matt Wahrhaftig, Mary Gibson, Marian Miller, Fred Ertel, Susan Valentine-Scott, Jerry Bailey, Joni Streber, Kevin Johnson and Dr. Willard Lane.


Gary Huffenberger | News Journal

The Ohio Festivals & Events Association recently recognized the 25th anniversary of Wilmington’s annual Banana Split Festival and honored the Wilmington Rotary Clubs on their “outstanding achievement” of 25 years of exemplary commitment to the community. The 2019 Banana Split Festival co-chairs were Susan Valentine-Scott and Marian Miller. This year, the Clinton County Convention & Visitors Bureau contributed $25,000 to the summertime festival. From left are Rotarians Bob Schaad, Matt Wahrhaftig, Mary Gibson, Marian Miller, Fred Ertel, Susan Valentine-Scott, Jerry Bailey, Joni Streber, Kevin Johnson and Dr. Willard Lane.

The Ohio Festivals & Events Association recently recognized the 25th anniversary of Wilmington’s annual Banana Split Festival and honored the Wilmington Rotary Clubs on their “outstanding achievement” of 25 years of exemplary commitment to the community. The 2019 Banana Split Festival co-chairs were Susan Valentine-Scott and Marian Miller. This year, the Clinton County Convention & Visitors Bureau contributed $25,000 to the summertime festival. From left are Rotarians Bob Schaad, Matt Wahrhaftig, Mary Gibson, Marian Miller, Fred Ertel, Susan Valentine-Scott, Jerry Bailey, Joni Streber, Kevin Johnson and Dr. Willard Lane.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2019/11/web1_rotary_nana_split_p.jpgThe Ohio Festivals & Events Association recently recognized the 25th anniversary of Wilmington’s annual Banana Split Festival and honored the Wilmington Rotary Clubs on their “outstanding achievement” of 25 years of exemplary commitment to the community. The 2019 Banana Split Festival co-chairs were Susan Valentine-Scott and Marian Miller. This year, the Clinton County Convention & Visitors Bureau contributed $25,000 to the summertime festival. From left are Rotarians Bob Schaad, Matt Wahrhaftig, Mary Gibson, Marian Miller, Fred Ertel, Susan Valentine-Scott, Jerry Bailey, Joni Streber, Kevin Johnson and Dr. Willard Lane. Gary Huffenberger | News Journal