Month: October 2016

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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Club Meeting – October 13, 2016

Our program today was the second in a series of presentations by local government administrators.  Club member Kevin S. Boggess is the Salem City Manager.  Kevin is the longest servicing local government manager in our region.  In his opening remarks

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Club Meeting – October 6th, 2016

Today we started a series of programs on Economic and Community Development presented by three local government administrators.  First up was Thomas C. Gates Roanoke County Administrator.  Mr. Gates provided us with a brief but comprehensive overview of Roanoke County

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Club Meeting – September 29th, 2016

We enjoyed hearing from two speakers today.  The first Al Soltis, is the Roanoke Area Director for the Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) and VMI grad!  Mr. Soltis related how Rotary served as an adult model of what they try

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