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Boys and Girls Club Presents to Rotary

Boys and Girls Club Executive Director Mike Conibear and Resource Development Director Sandi Domain met with the Rotary Club to discuss programs and services that they provide to Lorain County.  Rotary members are interested in future meetings to explore opportunities to broaden services in our areas and to collaborate on initiatives.IMG_0956IMG_0960

New Rotary Officers July 1

(L-R) Frank Krempasky, Doug Maurer, Linda Rakvic, Mary Crehore and Jinnyn Tata (Photo courtesy of R. Benoit)

(L-R) Frank Krempasky, Doug Maurer, Linda Rakvic, Mary Crehore and Jinnyn Tata
(Photo courtesy of R. Benoit)

The Avon / Avon Lake Rotary Club announced their new officers for the Rotary year beginning July 1, 2015.  Outgoing President Doug Maurer presented incoming President Linda Rakvic of Avon Lake, with a presidential pin, the Rotary bell and gavel.  Sheffield Lake resident Jinnyn Tata is the incoming Vice President, and Avon Lake residents Frank Krempasky and Mary Crehore are Treasurer and Secretary respectively. Mark Musial of Sheffield Lake is the Foundation Administrative Chair. (more…)

Rotary’s MESA tour – Donation collection continues

On a mission to raise funds and solicit equipment for Rotary’s Medical Supplies and Equipment Abroad, Rotarians and sponsors joined together in Avon Lake for the last part of their journey.  Donations of used and usable medical equipment including beds,  wheelchairs, crutches, walkers even computers are still being collected.  Contact Doug Maurer at 440-653-0118 for … Continue reading

Rotary Supports the Annual Avon Heritage Duck Tape Parade Saturday June 20

“Fun in the Sun” is this year’s parade theme and once again the Avon/Avon Lake Rotary Club will be there.  Recognizing that parade participants gather and organize early in the morning prior to the start of the parade, the club will be selling donuts and drinks from 7:30 AM till the parade starts.   Proceeds are used for Youth Initiatives and support for other Community Services.    duck-tape-logo

Rotary raising funds for medical supplies with 15th annual bike tour through Avon Lake

Please consider joining the Avon Avon Lake Rotary Club on Thursday June 25 morning at Towne Center in Avon Lake for breakfast and then as we send off the Rotary MESA tour on one leg of its 15 city journey.  The entire tour takes place over five days.  It begins at Oberlin and travels to Norwalk, Huron, Port Clinton, Oregon, Toledo, West Toledo, Sylvania, Reynolds Corners-Fremont, Sandusky, Vermilion, Lorain, Avon Lake, Amherst, Elyria then back to Oberlin. Look at our “Bike Tour for  MESA ” section for pictures of previous tour.

“Lets Talk Rotary” Social Buffalo Wild Wings Grill and Bar Avon Lake May 20

If you are someone who has been involved in our local communities, the Avon/Avon Lake Rotary Club invites you to join us May 20th at Buffalo Wild Wings Grill and Bar on Walker Road in Avon Lake for a “Lets Talk Rotary” social.  No speeches, no presentations, just fellowship and an opportunity to enjoy a relaxed evening with like-minded people and Rotarians who already share your interests in our area.

The Avon/Avon Lake Rotary Club, which also services Sheffield Lake and Sheffield, will provide you an opportunity to create new friendships, make business contacts, and collaborate to build goodwill in our communities as well as internationally.

Come to Buffalo Wild Wings May 20th from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM, enjoy appetizers on us and see what Rotary is all about!  Bring a friend, your spouse, a colleague, an associate, or someone who you know that might share your energy and passion for the community.

Four-Way Speech Contest Winners

Avon / Avon Lake Rotary speech contest winners are:
1st Place Elliot Palmer – Brookside
2nd Place Casey Allemeier – Avon Lake
3rd Place Lexee Dalgleish – Avon Lake

Elliot Palmer moved on to compete at the District 6600 speech contest. Congratulations to our winners!

Every Tuesday Breakfast meeting 7:30 -8:30 AM

Upcoming Events

  • Club Business Meeting (Assembly) August 4, 2015 at 7:30 am – 8:30 am 500 Community Dr, Avon Lake, OH 44012, USA
  • Club Meeting w. Brian Scanlon, Archaeology in Action August 11, 2015 at 7:30 am – 8:30 am 500 Community Dr, Avon Lake, OH 44012, USA
  • Inbound RYE Student Arrives August 13, 2015 Cleveland Hopkins International Airport, 5300 Riverside Dr, Clev eland, OH 44135, United States

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