Category: Club News

Club Meeting – June 15th, 2017

Today we celebrated a bright young life we have come to know over the last year and then focused on how to best address some aspects of our life as the end draws more near.  First, the Club made its

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Club Meeting – March 9th, 2017

Our thanks goes to Ken England for this Rotary Recap! “Red Badge to Blue Badge Ceremony” At this meeting, Bob Pollard was the main presenter as he outlined the purpose of the Red Badge Program and how it creates an

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Club Meeting – November 10, 2016

November in the Rotary year is The Rotary Foundation month. Today PDG Alex Wilkins shared his personal views and passion for this globally recognized instrument of goodwill and humanitarian projects. PDG Wilkins presented Mary & Bob Keely and Sam &

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Club News – Club Member Recognized for Work to End Polio Now

At our meeting on November 3, 2016 Past District Governor Henry Nickels presented Bill Long with the Service Award for A Polio-Free World. “The award is given to deserving Rotarians by The Rotary Foundation of Rotary International. Only one award

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Press Release – Dedication of the first “Little Free Library”…

The public is welcome to join the Rotary Club of Salem on Wednesday, October 26 at 10 am for the dedication of the first of several “Little Free Libraries.”  These sturdy cabinets will be filled with books for all ages

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Club News – John Hildebrand Honored

John Hildebrand received the 2016 Roanoke College Charles Brown Award given to honor a Salem resident who has contributed significantly, both professionally and civilly to the city’s quality of life.  The award is named for Dr. Charles Brown, the College’s

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Star-B-Q 2016

On September 1st the Rotary Club of Salem participated in Star-B-Q 2016 one of the three major fundraising events of our Rotary year.  Another example of Rotarians at Work yet having a good time while raising monies to better our

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Lowell M. Gobble

It is with profound sadness that we are informing you of the passing of our club member and good friend, Lowell M. Gobble.  Lowell joined the Rotary Club of Salem in 1976 and was a Paul Harris Fellow. We send

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Alberte is Here!

The Rotary Club of Salem 2016-2017 Rotary Exchange Student has arrived!  Alberte Krabbe hails from Denmark and will spend this school year with the Look and Laub families and will attend Salem High School. Ellie Look (on left) welcomes her new

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Club Meeting – August 11th, 2016

From Left to Right: John Hall, Mary & Bob Kelly with grandson, Lenora Downing, Paul White, Glen Thornhill, Jim McAden,Skip Lautenschlager, June Hall-Long and Joe Ferguson Over the decades the rules concerning attendance at Rotary meetings have eased.  That is not

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