Annapolis Rotary Events

Annapolis Rotary Events

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Speaker for the February 23rd meeting

Speaker for the February 23rd meeting

2/23/2017 12:00:00 AM EST
State’s Attorney Wes Adams will be the guest speaker, discussing the responsibilities of the office and various activities. The luncheon cost is $18 for visitors. For more information on ...

Speaker for the March 2nd meeting

Speaker for the March 2nd meeting

3/2/2017 12:00:00 AM EST
The speaker will be Trevor Patzer, founder and executive director of the Little Sisters Fund, a non-profit organization that provides scholarships for more than 1,500 at-risk Nepali girls. The ...

Black Tie & Diamonds 2017

Black Tie & Diamonds 2017

3/4/2017 12:00:00 AM EST
Please join us in the Annapolis Rotary Black Tie & Diamond Gala 2017 HOSTED BY THE ROTARY CLUB OF ANNAPOLIS BENEFITING Samaritan House of Annapolis SILENT AUCTION SATURDAY, MARCH 4th, 2017 ...

Speaker for the March 9th meeting

Speaker for the March 9th meeting

3/9/2017 12:00:00 AM EST
Scott Baker, acting chief of the Annapolis Police Department, is the speaker. The luncheon cost is $18 for visitors. For more information on the club or to attend a meeting ...

Speaker for the March 16th meeting

Speaker for the March 16th meeting

3/16/2017 12:00:00 AM EDT
Luisa Gil, director of the Annapolis Rotary Club’s International Lane, will speak about the club’s international projects. The luncheon cost is $18 for visitors. For more information on ...

Speaker for the March 23rd meeting

Speaker for the March 23rd meeting

3/23/2017 12:00:00 AM EDT
Ken Solow, former District Governor of Rotary District 7620, will give a presentation on Rotary’s history with Polio Plus, the goal of eradicating polio in the world. The luncheon ...

Rotary International News

Rotary International News

Rotary International Board adopts new zone structure

Rotary International Board adopts new zone structure

2/17/2017 1:45:00 PM EST
5 days ago
At its January 2017 meeting, the Rotary International Board of Directors adopted a new zone structure for Rotary clubs. Rotary bylaws require the Board to complete a comprehensive review of ...

Centennial celebration honors 20 noteworthy global grant projects

Centennial celebration honors 20 noteworthy global grant projects

1/10/2017 12:45:00 PM EST
a month ago
Through The Rotary Foundation, Rotary members have supported thousands of projects that promote peace, fight disease, provide clean water, save mothers and children, support education, and grow local economies. We ...

Member interview: Writer sheds light on FDR’s right-hand woman

Member interview: Writer sheds light on FDR’s right-hand woman

1/1/2017 3:15:00 PM EST
a month ago
Battling breast cancer in 2000, Kathryn Smith found comfort pursuing her lifelong interest in Franklin D. Roosevelt. The more she read, the more intrigued she became with the 32nd U ...

Member spotlight: The power of the press

Member spotlight: The power of the press

1/1/2017 3:15:00 PM EST
a month ago
When Teguest Yilma helped found the Rotary Club of Addis Ababa Entoto in 2002, she thought polio had already been eradicated from most of the world. But while Ethiopia had ...

Convention: Southern hospitality

Convention: Southern hospitality

1/1/2017 3:15:00 PM EST
a month ago
The Atlanta Host Organization Committee is offering some good old-fashioned Southern hospitality at the Rotary International Convention from 10 to 14 June. It has planned a wide range of activities ...

A taste of independence

A taste of independence

1/1/2017 3:00:00 PM EST
a month ago
Modena, Italy, is known for fine things. The region is home to manufacturers of Ferrari, Maserati, and Lamborghini automobiles. It’s where the artisan cheese Parmigiano-Reggiano is made, as well ...

Culture: Life in the bike lane

Culture: Life in the bike lane

1/1/2017 3:00:00 PM EST
a month ago
Like a lot of us, I spent much of my childhood riding bikes, but fell out of the habit for a while. Forty years. Then my wife and I moved ...

The Rotarian Conversation with Ban Ki-moon

The Rotarian Conversation with Ban Ki-moon

1/1/2017 3:00:00 PM EST
a month ago
One of United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s earliest memories is of fleeing with his family into the mountains during the Korean War, his village burning behind him. His father ...

Giving Tuesday winners announced

Giving Tuesday winners announced

12/27/2016 10:15:00 AM EST
a month ago
Rotary extends its thanks and congratulations to the Rotary Club of Abomey-Calavi, Benin, for having the most club members (35) who made personal contributions through My Rotary on Giving Tuesday ...

2016-17 Directors-nominee announced

2016-17 Directors-nominee announced

12/16/2016 4:15:00 PM EST
2 months ago
On 2 December, RI President John F. Germ declared the following candidates for the 2018-20 Board of Directors. The announcement came one day after the deadline passed for receiving proposals ...

Annapolis Rotary News

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ROTARY HOSTS BLACK TIE AND DIAMONDS GALA

Mary Felter
2/5/2017

Annapolis, MD (Feb. 5, 2017) – Kirk Noonan, left, president of Samaritan House, and Pamela Urnowey, chairman of the Black Tie and Diamonds gala by the Rotary Club of Annapolis, attend a planning meeting for the benefit. The 14th annual event, from 6 to 11 p.m. March 4 at ...

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Features

Rotary Georgians Visit

Mary Felter, photo's by Don Roland
2/5/2017

Annapolis, MD (Feb. 5, 2017) --The Rotary Clubs of Annapolis and Parole recently welcomed six city council members from the country of Georgia who visited here Feb. 3-10 courtesy of the Open World Program and the host clubs. Open World brings leaders to the United States to learn how our ...

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GEORGIAN LEADERS

Mary Felter
1/28/2017

Annapolis, MD (Jan. 25, 2017) – Six Georgian leaders participating in the Open World Program will spend a week from Feb. 3 to 10, 2017, in Annapolis examining how democracy works in this country. The Annapolis and Parole Rotary clubs will host the delegation.

                Managed by the independent Open World Leadership ...

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Rotary Scholarships

Mary Felter
1/6/2017

Annapolis, MD (Jan. 5, 2017) – The Rotary Club of Annapolis is accepting scholarship applications from graduating seniors attending Annapolis area high schools in zip codes 21401, 21403, 21409, and 21144, and home-schooled students.

                Up to four cash scholarship awards of $1,500 each are available to area students who plan ...

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Archive

Rotary Georgians Visit

Mary Felter, photo's by Don Roland
2/5/2017

Annapolis, MD (Feb. 5, 2017) --The Rotary Clubs of Annapolis and Parole recently welcomed six city council members from the country of Georgia who visited ...

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ROTARY HOSTS BLACK TIE AND DIAMONDS GALA

Mary Felter
2/5/2017

Annapolis, MD (Feb. 5, 2017) – Kirk Noonan, left, president of Samaritan House, and Pamela Urnowey, chairman of the Black Tie and Diamonds gala by the ...

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GEORGIAN LEADERS

Mary Felter
1/28/2017

Annapolis, MD (Jan. 25, 2017) – Six Georgian leaders participating in the Open World Program will spend a week from Feb. 3 to 10, 2017, in ...

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Rotary Scholarships

Mary Felter
1/6/2017

Annapolis, MD (Jan. 5, 2017) – The Rotary Club of Annapolis is accepting scholarship applications from graduating seniors attending Annapolis area high schools in zip codes ...

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Cheers for Christmas Compost !

Mary Felter
1/2/2017

  For about five years the Rotary Club of Annapolis and Annapolis Green Inc., an environmental group, have worked together to recycle and/or compost all ...

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Liesel and Cynthia ringing the bell w/kids!

Annpolis Rotary Club - Salvation Army Bell Ringing

12/3/2016

A annual event that the Annapolis Rotary Club members do at the corner of Main street and Market space. Come down and visit us Monday ...

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Don Roland

From left, Sue Weber, Joe Lefavor , Ron Baradel

Annapolis Rotary Club thanks Adam’s Grille

Mary Felter
9/8/2016

Annapolis, MD (Sept. 5, 2016) -- Joe Lefavor, center, co-owner of Adam’s Taphouse and Grille in Severna Park, accepts an appreciation plaque from Ron Baradel ...

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Cutline: From left, Doug Smith, president, and Linda Barbour, executive director, both of STAIR (Start The Adventure In Reading), and Mimi Jones, committee chairman, Rotary Club of Annapolis Foundation.

Annapolis Rotary Foundation donates funds

Mary Felter, Courtesy Photo for MY TIME
7/25/2016

  Annapolis, MD (July 24, 2016) – Doug Smith, president, and Linda Barbour, executive director, both of STAIR (Start The Adventure In Reading), accepted a $7,000 ...

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Richard Sweeney

Annapolis Rotary Club and Foundation named Living Landmarks

Mary Felter, Photo by Richard Sweeney
5/22/2016

Annapolis, MD (May 19, 2016) – The Rotary Club of Annapolis and the Rotary Club of Annapolis Foundation, Inc., were named “2016 Living Landmarks” by the ...

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Rock the Dock - June 9th

5/21/2016

 

Don't miss Annapolis Rotaract Club's signature summer event! Join us for a night of fun overlooking the water while raising awareness and funds ...

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Annapolis Rotary Club project recognized

5/12/2016

Luisa Gill, of Annapolis, international lane director for the Rotary Club of Annapolis, displays a plaque from the Uganda Joint Christian Council given to the ...

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