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Weekly News July 16, 2013

posted Jul 17, 2013, 5:33 AM by R Gayhart


Club News July 9, 2013

posted Jul 9, 2013, 7:02 AM by R Gayhart


N.L. ROTARY WEEKLY NEWS - July 2, 2013

posted Jul 1, 2013, 12:09 PM by R Gayhart

This week is the “Changing of the Guard”. President Elaine will conduct her first Club Assembly where she will share her goals for the year and review the current status of our club. AG Nigel will be inducting into membership, Bret Wiest and. the Bethel Twp. Supervisors will be attending the meeting so we can present them with a check for the pool lift. Last week Mike Saphore, proprietor of the Fredericksburg Eagle Hotel, gave us a history lesson on the hotel and shared with us the updates he has undertaken since his purchase in 2007. Sheila was presented with a pin and pendant for her outstanding service as President. She honored Elaine Ludwig as Rotarian of the Year and presented her with a President’s pin.

CALENDAR OF EVENTS
August 20 – Rotary Golf Tournament, Keep working on sponsors and golfers!!!

July Speakers
June 2 – Club Assembly
July 9 – Dave Kemmerer
July 16 – Jay Groy
July 23 – Marci Mowery
July 30 - TBA
July Chair - George Kaufman
August – Brenda Herring-Ferrebee



Past President Sheila and Rotarian of the Year, Elaine Ludwig and behind them is Orville Lauver making his 9th visit to us.



Mike Saphore of the Fredericksburg Eagle!

N.L. ROTARY WEEKLY NEWS June 11, 2013

posted Jun 10, 2013, 8:03 AM by R Gayhart


Our speaker this week will be our own Jo Ellen Litz. Jo Ellen wears many hats so we can 
expect a variety of topics on which she has expertise. Last week Phillippe Jallon updated us on 
the school in Haiti financed by the Mortel Foundation. The statistics on the success rate of the 
children that attend this school are amazing. He also asked us to help in his dual campaign to 
feed local hungry children as well as hungry children in Haiti. Please bring in your orders by 
the end of June. JOY is in need of diapers #3 &#4, baby wipes and baby food. 

CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Rotary Fellowship Month
June 20 – Program by RYLA, Messiah College
July 2 – Governor’s Installation – Sheraton Harrisburg/Hershey
August 20 – Rotary Golf Tournament, Lebanon Valley Golf Course; Noon registration/lunch, 1:00 shot gun start



Phillippe Jallon, far right, Myerstown 
Club. To his left is Brian Fischer, guest 
from the Myerstown Club.

June Speakers
June 4 – Phillippe Jallon
June 11 – Jo Ellen Litz
June 18 – David Matterness
June 25 – Mike Saphore 
Speaker Chair - Elaine Ludwig
July Chair - George Kaufman

N.L. ROTARY WEEKLY NEWS May 21, 2013

posted May 21, 2013, 10:09 AM by R Gayhart

Andrew Royer, from Royer’s Flowers will be our speaker on Tuesday. Last week Bev showed 
us pictures of the pool lift and gave us some updates on the running of the pool as well as some 
developments around Bethel Township. We got to know Samantha Shay, our scholarship
winner. She was asked to read the essay on Peace Through Service that accompanied her 
application. She will make a wonderful Rotarian. Dale will present her with the check at the 
Awards Program on May 20. The members voted to use 2014 District Grant monies for a 
portion of the Swatara Boat Ramp.


Supervisor Martel
Below: Samantha Shay, 2014 Scholarship 
Winner


CALENDAR OF EVENTS
May 22 – Scotland GSE Team will be in Lebanon County
May 25 – Annville Memorial Day Parade; walkers needed
June 7 – Myerstown Rotary Auction, Lantern Lodge
June 20 – Program by RYLA, Messiah College
July 2 – Governor’s Installation – Sheraton Harrisburg/Hershey
August 20 – Rotary Golf Tournament, Lebanon Valley Golf Course; Noon registration/lunch, 1:00 shot gun start

May Speakers
May 7 – Chuck Musser
May 14 – Bev Martel, Samantha Shay
May 21 – Andrew Royer
May 28 – Teen Challenge
Speaker Chair - Ruth Dietz
June Chair - Elaine Ludwig
July Chair – George Kaufman


N.L. ROTARY WEEKLY NEWS May 7, 2013

posted May 21, 2013, 10:06 AM by R Gayhart

Chuck Wertz will be our guest this week to talk to us about Coleman’s Park. Wow, what a great 
meeting we had last week with our essay winners, teachers, administrators and guests. Again,
congratulations Elizabeth Vega, Nathanial Lyon , and Matthew Vines . We also appreciate the 
involvement of the 9th grade English teachers, Christin Opresko and Russell Wallace.


L – R back: Nathanial Lyon, Elizabeth 
Vega, Matthew Vines. Front, teachers, 
Christin Opreska and Russell Wallace.



Touring JOY at Open House

CALENDAR OF EVENTS
May 17 & 18 – District Conference, Radisson Hotel in Camp Hill, register by May 8th
May 22 – Scotland GSE Team will be in Lebanon County
May 25 – Annville Memorial Day Parade; walkers needed
June 7 – Myerstown Rotary Auction, Lantern Lodge
July 2 – Governor’s Installation – Sheraton Harrisburg/Hershey

May Speakers
May 7 – Chuck Wertz
May 14 – Bev Martel, Samantha Shay
May 21 – Andy Royer
May 28 – Teen Challenge
Speaker Chair - Ruth Dietz
June Chair - Elaine Ludwig
July Chair – George Kaufman

N.L. Rotary Weekly News April 30, 2013

posted May 21, 2013, 10:04 AM by R Gayhart

The excitement mounts as we await the readings of our Four Way Test Essay winners. Congratulations Elizabeth Vega, 1st , Nathanial Lyon 2nd , and Matthew Vines 3rd. Second big congratulations to Elizabeth Vega who took first place at the District Contest. Last week Larry Bowman and Randy Ebersole tag teamed to promote the Lebanon Valley Chamber of Commerce. The new video was very informative. Larry also told us about the new Employment Readiness Certificate program for the schools. The LVCC is a great community builder. What a delight it was to hear from our Student of the Month Chris Taylor. Great job and kudos to 7 Rotarians and 2 NL students for doing the road clean up.


Larry Bowman & Randy Ebersole from the Lebanon Valley Chamber of Commerce.


Christopher Taylor, SOM. He put in a happy dollar for having his parents home from Afghanistan safely.

CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Magazine Month
April 28 – JOY Open House, Lum Building, 2 – 4 p.m.
May 17 & 18 – District Conference, Radisson Hotel in Camp Hill, register by May 8th.
May 22 – Scotland GSE Team will be in Lebanon County
June 7 – Myerstown Rotary Auction, Lantern Lodge

April Speakers
April 2 – Joe Silbaugh
April 9 – Pam Tricamo
April 16 – Ed Tenney
April 23 – Larry Bowman
April 30 – Essay Winners
Speaker Chair: Elaine Ludwig
May Chair: Ruth Dietz

The Taste Around Town Event a Success!

posted Apr 22, 2013, 4:41 AM by R Gayhart








N.L. ROTARY WEEKLY NEWS April 23, 2013

posted Apr 22, 2013, 4:34 AM by R Gayhart   [ updated Apr 22, 2013, 4:35 AM ]

Larry Bowman and Randy Ebersole will be our guests this week. They will bring us up to date on the mission and activities of the Chamber of Commerce. Last week Ed Tenney showed us beautiful slides of his trip around South America. Kudos go out to everyone that helped make our first Taste of the Town a success. Also, thanks to all who donated personal care items for Day of Caring. Jo Ellen had three big boxes to haul to the event. Glen, Sheila, Elaine & Nigel spent most of Saturday learning about all the good we do in our district and how to use their resources to improve our club.

CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Magazine Month
April 27 – Road Clean Up, 9:00 a.m., Mease Moters
April 28 – JOY Open House, Lum Building, 2 – 4 p.m.
May 17 & 18 – District Conference, Radisson Hotel in Camp Hill, register by May 8th.
May 22 – Scotland GSE Team will be in Lebanon County
June 7 – Myerstown Rotary Auction, Lantern Lodge

Ed Tenney intently showing us slides of his trip around South America.

George Kaufman serving at our Taste of the Town.

April Speakers
April 2 – Joe Silbaugh
April 9 – Pam Tricamo
April 16 – Ed Tenney
April 23 – Larry Bowman
April 30 – Essay Winners & SOM
Speaker Chair: Elaine Ludwig
May Chair: Ruth Dietz

N.L. ROTARY WEEKLY NEWS April 9, 2013

posted Apr 9, 2013, 6:20 AM by R Gayhart

On Tuesday, Pam Tricamo will be our guest to talk to us about Christkindl Market, December 7, 2013. Last week, Joe Silbaugh, developer of the Amish Market, gave us an update on the project to be opened at Harpers. Here are the items JOY will benefit from through the Day of Caring Personal Care collection: JOY needs shampoo, conditioner, deodorant, dishwashing liquid, baby shampoo, baby wipes, and diapers (#4 & #5). Please bring your donations to Rotary next week. There is less than two weeks until our Taste of the Town event. Sell those tickets!!


Joe Silbaugh talks to us about the Amish Market at Harpers.


Student of the Month, Kaitlin Fisher

CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Magazine Month
April 19 – Taste of the Town, Fredericksburg Library – push time to sell your 6 tickets..and there are more!
April 20 – District Assembly, Sheraton, Harrisburg/Hershey, 8:00 – 2:00.
April 27 – Road Clean Up, 9:00 a.m., Mease Moters
May 17 & 18 – District Conference, Radisson Hotel in Camp Hill, register by May 8th.

April Speakers
April 2 – Joe Silbaugh
April 9 – Pam Tricamo
April 16 – Ed Tenney
April 23 – Larry Bowman
April 30 – Essay Winners & SOM
Speaker Chair: Elaine Ludwig
May Chair: Ruth Dietz

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