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Club Meeting – June 22nd, 2017

We were fortunate this Rotary year 2016-17 to have several programs presented by leaders of small liberal arts college and universities. Today the series ended with Hollins University President Nancy Oliver Gray.  President Gray is retiring soon and has served

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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 – June 8th, 2017

The Roy W. Henrickson Outstanding Citizen Award is given each year to an individual who has throughout their professional life and community involvement, worked to make the world a better place.  In 2017 the Rotary Club of Salem selected Bob

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Club Meeting – June 1st, 2017

Our program today was presented by Robert McAden, newly appointed President and CEO of the Blacksburg Roanoke Technology Council. Prior to Mr. McAden’s presentation we inducted a new club member, Andy Seiler of the Salvation Army.  Mr. Seiler was sponsored

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Club Meeting – May 25th, 2017

Today’s speaker was Fran Ferguson, Executive Director of the Salem Museum & Historical Society.  Ms. Ferguson brought us up to date on the growing role the organization plays in our community.  Visit their new website to see what’s new!  

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Club Meeting – May 18th, 2017

We had a full program agenda today. We met some of the elementary school students benefitting from our Dictionaries for Kids initiative.  This Rotary Club of Salem program annually provides dictionaries to every City of Salem third grade student.  In addition, we

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Club Meeting – May 11th, 2017

Today our program, without question, was a candidate for being Number One for our Rotary club year. The topic was the Salem High Schools (SHS) Forensics Team.  Number One is more than an appropriate description for their individual and team

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Club Meeting – May 4th, 2017

  Today many club members wore their Paul Harris Fellow (PHF) medallions or pins for our annual PHF Award Ceremony.  At this event the Rotary Club of Salem recognizes non-Rotarians in our community, who exemplify the Rotary motto of Service

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Club Meeting – April 27th, 2017

Today member Lew Bishop’s better-half Dr. Rita Bishop Superintendent of Roanoke City Public Schools brought us up to date on the progress made in the school system over the last few years.  A telling statistic is the graduation rate which has

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Club Meeting – April 20th, 2017

Today’s program offered the club the opportunity to hear from one of our state legislators, State Senator David R. Suetterlien of District 19.  Senator Suetterlein last addressed the club as a candidate for office in the Fall of 2015.  During

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