Year: 2016

Club Meeting – December 15th, 2016

Our program today was “Making College Internships a Positive Experience for Your Organization”. Ms. Toni D. McLawhorn , Director of Career Services at Roanoke College and Ms. Leslie Holden, Assistant Director of Career Services at Ferrum College packed a 20

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Club Meeting – December 8th, 2016

The Rotary Club of Salem is an active Rotary Club. Several times a year we forego program topics of general interest to find time to catch up on club activities or prepare for upcoming club sponsored events or to just

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Club Meeting – December 1st, 2016

Rotary Club of Salem member Mark Johnson – President & CEO of YMCA Roanoke Valley and Trisha Reynolds – Salem Executive Director addressed the group. Many of the club members have some level of involvement in the Salem Valley YMCA from being on the Salem

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Club Meeting – November 17th, 2016

Earline Orndorff, Chair of the Christmas for Kids Committee got things started with a review of our need for volunteers and the times and places where they would be needed.  Event dates and times are posted in the Events Calendar

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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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Club Meeting – November 3rd, 2016

Today was the ODAC Women’s Basketball Coaches Media Day at the Salem Civic Center. The club again had the pleasure to host the coaches for lunch.  During the program we heard first- hand of their most memorable career experiences and

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Club Meeting – October 27th, 2016

Thursday was the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) men’s basketball media day. This season marks the 20th year for ODAC Commissioner Brad Bankston. The ODAC coaches gathered at the Salem Civic Center to talk about the upcoming season. Virginia Wesleyan

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Club Meeting – October 20th, 2016

Roanoke City Manager Christopher P. Morrill was the final in a series of programs on economic development and community building in the Roanoke Valley.  Mr. Morrill has been Roanoke City Manager since 2010.  His first speaking engagement was here at

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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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