Rochester Rotary Announces Corporate Membership Policy for Executives

Rochester Rotary, a member club of Rotary International, a worldwide organization of business and professional leaders that provides humanitarian service and encourages high ethical standards in all vocations, announces the availability of a new corporate membership policy designed for executives not able to meet the regular meeting commitments of the organization. The announcement was made by Rochester Rotary President and incoming Rotary Assistant District Governor, Rhonda Panczyk via press … [Read more...]

Special Guest L. Brooks Patterson Receives a Paul Harris Fellow from Rochester Rotarian Russ Shelton

Rochester Rotary, a member club of Rotary International, a worldwide organization of business and professional leaders that provides humanitarian service and encourages high ethical standards in all vocations, awarded Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson a Paul Harris Fellow on behalf of Rochester Rotarian Russ Shelton. The Paul Harris Fellow acknowledges individuals who either contribute $1,000 or who have a $1,000 contribution made in their name to The Rotary Foundation of Rotary … [Read more...]

Rochester Rotary lends a hand and funds for park amenity in Rochester Hills Community Garden at Wabash Park

The City of Rochester Hills’ first Community Garden has started to take shape at Wabash Park with the support of volunteers and community organizations. In support of the project, the Rochester Rotary assisted with both donating funds to install a drinking fountain and by getting their hands a little dirty to help with the build out. “The Community Garden at Wabash Park will be a great enhancement to the park and the drinking fountain is a much-needed amenity for those who gather for … [Read more...]

Get involved in these great holiday happenings around town!

Woman's National Farm & Garden Association 66th Annual Greens Market Friday, November 30, 9:00 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, December 1, 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. St. Philip's Episcopal Church, 100 Romeo, Rochester Fresh wreaths and roping, fresh greens arrangements (including custom orders), custom made bows, herbal items, gourmet corner. Admission is $2. See our website for more information. Teen Videogame Day Saturday, December 1, 2:30 p.m. Rochester Hills Public … [Read more...]

C.O.R.E. October Events

Church Rummage Sale Monday, October 1-6 First Congregational Church, 1315 Pine St., Rochester Bring items to the First Congregational Church, 1315 N. Pine, Rochester, on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, 9am-5 pm. On Thursday at 6 - 8 pm. come to the pre-sale for $5 per person. On Friday, 9-5 pm, prices as marked. Saturday, bag day from 9 to 1 pm. Any questions, ask for Karen Dvorak, chairperson, 248-651-6225. Rochester Rotary Lobster Fest Friday, October 5, 7:00 p.m. River Crest Banquet … [Read more...]

February/March Rotary Weekly Speaker Schedule

The Rochester Rotary Club is excited to announce its list of dynamic weekly speakers that have been secured for the year so far. The roster includes high-profile members of the community who may help attendees improve their business skills, learn more about the community or just pique their interest about a new topic. Weekly meetings are at noon on Tuesdays at River Crest Banquet Hall in Rochester Hills. Lunch is served buffet style and each week, a different speaker from the Rochester area … [Read more...]

Rochester Rotary Announces 27th Annual Golf Outing

Do you love to golf? Rochester Rotary is hosting their 27th annual charity golf outing to benefit Oakland University Center for Autism Research Education & Support, as well as Rochester Rotary Charities. You can be a part of this charity event by being a sponsor or making a donation. A donation of $3000 includes a golf foursome, name on all the outing materials, premier signage at the course, program recognition, box lunch, dinner, four drink tickets, plus four mulligans. A donation of … [Read more...]


(ROCHESTER, MICH.) – With a new year, the Rochester Rotary Club continues to host new speakers at its weekly luncheons. Guest speakers from the Oakland County area with a variety of distinctive backgrounds and affiliations will speak to attendees each week. The first speaker of the new year on Jan. 4 was Bryan Dykstra of Software Solutions, providing an “IT Update.” Meetings are at noon every Tuesday. Unless otherwise noted, they are at Rivercrest Banquet Center, 900 W. Avon Road in Rochester … [Read more...]


(ROCHESTER, MICH.) – The Rochester Rotary Club invites the community to mark their calendar for its October Tuesday luncheons, featuring distinct guest speakers from the Oakland County area. Held at Rivercrest Banquet Center in Rochester Hills every Tuesday at noon, the speakers for October will be:   Oct. 5, 2010 Craig Thiel “Michigan Finances — Citizens Research Council of Michigan” Oct. 12, 2010 Jeanette Pierce Director, “Inside Detroit” Oct. 19, 2010 Mary Grace … [Read more...]