The Hope Rotary Club heard from Hope Downtown Network President Bob Erwin on Thursday May 4th. Erwin noted the Downtown Network's next meeting is Tuesday May 9th at 6pm at the Tailgaters' meeting room on Main Street. He talked of the group's efforts to revitalize downtown and invited the Rotarians to attend the meeting. Erwin also reminded everyone this Saturday May 6th is Train Day in downtown Hope and activities include a rib cook-off with $2,500 in today prizes. Train Day will also have a special edition of Trade Day and over 35 booths have been booked so far for Trade Day. There are still booths available for Trade Day for $15 or $25 with electricity. Trade Day applications are available at the Chamber office at 202 South Main or at Bob's Antiques at 113 South Elm. Rib cook-off applications are available at Tailgaters and Train Day info is available on the Hope Train Day facebook page. Erwin is pictured with Rotary President Terrie James.