Rotary Sponsors a Kids’ Christmas Party

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The Rochester Rotary Club held a children’s Christmas party on Saturday, December 17th for 42 children and their families. Partnering with the Rotary were Rochester Area Neighborhood House, St. Andrew Catholic Church, Rochester Hills Public Library and Cranks Catering of Macomb Township. “This is the third year we have held the party and it has become a much anticipated holiday event for the members of our Rotary Club,” said Rotary President Karen Lewis. “The invited children and their … [Read more...]

Rochester Rotary Celebrates the Holidays

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The Rochester Rotary Club is one of more than 32,000 Rotary clubs and 1.2 million Rotarians worldwide. The group of roughly 100 professional men and women from the Rochester community strive to live out Rotary International’s motto of “service above self,” enriching the lives of world neighbors, city youth and people with disabilities every day. For more information on guest speakers and becoming a member of the Rochester Rotary, visit www.rochesterrotaryclub.org. Photo Attached: … [Read more...]

Rochester Rotary Hosts Speakers During August Luncheons

(ROCHESTER, MICH.) – Every month, the Rochester Rotary Club hosts a variety of  speakers at its weekly luncheons, each with a different affiliation, speaking about a different topic. Meetings are at 12:10 p.m. every Tuesday. Unless otherwise noted, they are at Rivercrest Banquet Center, 900 W. Avon Road in Rochester Hills. August continues with the following speakers: Aug. 23 Pamela Mathers, PhD, principal of Hamilton Elementary School in Troy Mathers will present her school's … [Read more...]

Rochester Rotary Hosts the Great Golf Ball Drop

On August 15, golf balls will be dropped out of the sky onto the green at Oakland University for a chance to win $5,000. Participating in this fun game is easy. Simply send a check made out to Rochester Rotary Charities to: Rochester Rotary Charities c/o Dr. Jay Eastman 1251 Washington Road Rochester Hills, MI 48306   The cost is $25 for one ball and $100 for five balls. A golf ball will be labeled with your ticket number and a ticket stub will be sent to you. When the balls are … [Read more...]

New Board for the Rochester Rotary Club 2011

Rochester Rotary Club recently announced it’s 2011 board of directors. These directors took seat in July and will serve for one year.   Photographed from L to R: Roger Roller Treasurer, Alan McCellan Assistant Treasurer, Rhonda Panczyk Assistant Secretary, Karen Lewis President, Jeff Whitby Secretary, Jay Eastman Vice President.  (Absent Cary Riggs, President Elect) … [Read more...]

Rochester Rotary Hosts a Golf Outing for Autism Research

On Monday, August 15th the Rochester Rotary Charities, a 501(c)3 organization, will be hosting a golf outing at Oakland University’s R&S Sharf Golf Course.   This 27th annual charity golf outing will benefit the Oakland University Center for Autism Research Education & Support and Rochester Rotary Charities (OUCARES).  Registration starts at 11 a.m. and the shotgun start begins at noon at Oakland University’s R&S Sharf Golf Course.  The outing will be organized in a … [Read more...]

Rochester Rotary Club Teams Up with Docs in Southwest Detroit Clinic to Promote Literacy

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Reading aloud to young children is the single most effective tool for developing language and literacy skills.  Covenant Community Care and the Rochester Rotary Club have joined hands to make sure the children of southwest Detroit have the basic language skills they will need to learn to read.   The Covenant Community Care clinic at 5716 Michigan Avenue is a medical and dental facility dedicated to providing primary health care to the uninsured and under-insured in southwest Detroit.  Dr. … [Read more...]

Rochester Rotary Club Speakers April and May 2011

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Every month, the Rochester Rotary Club hosts new speakers at its luncheons, each with a very different background. Guest speakers from the Oakland County area with a variety of affiliations speak to attendees each week. Meetings are at noon every Tuesday. Unless otherwise noted, they are at Rivercrest Banquet Center, 900 W. Avon Road in Rochester Hills. Upcoming Rotary luncheons will host the following speakers: April 26 Congressman Gary Peters May 3 Pastor Kent Clark Grace … [Read more...]

ROCHESTER ROTARY CLUB ANNOUNCES MARCH SPEAKERS

(ROCHESTER, MICH.) – Every month, the Rochester Rotary Club hosts new speakers at its luncheons. Guest speakers from the Oakland County area with a variety of backgrounds and affiliations speak to attendees each week.Meetings are at noon every Tuesday. Unless otherwise noted, they are at Rivercrest Banquet Center, 900 W. Avon Road in Rochester Hills. March 8 Joyce Joyce "Rotary International Water Bio Sand Filters" March 15 Steve Schettenhelm Of the Rochester Police Department March … [Read more...]

Rotary Sponsors a Kids’ Christmas Party

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The Rochester Rotary Club held a children’s Christmas party on Saturday, December 18th for 47 children and their families.  Partnering with the Rotary were Rochester Area Neighborhood House, St. Andrew Catholic Church, Rochester Hills Public Library and Cranks Catering of Macomb Township. “This is the second year we have held the party and it has become a much anticipated holiday event for the members of our Rotary Club,” said Rotary President Cyndee Andrews.  “The invited children … [Read more...]