Welcome to West Salem Rotary Club

CURRENT PRESIDENT

Marcus Elmer, 2016-2017 President

MEETINGS


West Salem Rotary meets weekly on Mondays at 12:00 noon at Roth's Grocery Store 1130 Wallace Rd NW, Salem OR. Click Here for a map. Park in the Hospitality Center Paring lot behind the store.

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TUESDAY:
Noon South Salem @ Rudy’s at Salem Golf Club
5:45 pm Salem Sunset @ La Margarita Express

WEDNESDAY:
7:00 am Salem Sunrise @ Salem Senior Center 50+
Noon Downtown @ Salem Conference Center

THURSDAY:
Noon Keizer @ Keizer Community Center
Noon Salem-Creekside @ Creekside Golf Club

FRIDAY: Noon East Salem @ Red Lion

ON-LINE: http://rotaryeclubone.org/


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JOIN ROTARY!


West Salem Rotary is seeking new members. We are a great club with a fun and energetic personality. The club has about 45 members now with a goal of 55 members, Click HERE to read how to join the West Salem Rotary Club. Also, check out Rotary District website designed to provide information about being a Rotarian:  www.isrotary4you.org

TEACHER GRANTS - 2016

West  Salem Rotary has awarded the Teacher's Grant Program for 2016. Here are the recipients this year.

West Salem High: Tech for ESL program
Straub Middle School: OSU field trip for 8th graders
Walker Middle School: Classroom library of graphic novels
Kalapuya Elementary School: Outdoor school funding
Meyers Elementary School: Artist to help ESL create a mosiac to display at school
Chapman Hill Elementary School: purchase supplies and equipment for STEM
Riviera Christian School: Build a dock for outdoor school
Western Mennonite School: Put toward licensing of Adobe software for DigArt program

 

 

LUNCH SPEAKERS, CLUB CALENDAR

Park in the Hospitality Center parking lot. We are in the Oregon Room. All meetings at noon unless indicated.

Sept 26 - Statesman Journal Update
Oct 3 - Day Westine, Navaho Code Talkers in WWII
Oct 10 - Columbus Day - No Noon Meeting
Oct 17 - Robin Dalke - Flood Plain Management
Oct 24 - New Salem Police Facility, Deputy Chief Steve Belshaw
Oct 31 - TBA (Happy Halloween!)

ROTARY SCHOLARSHIPS

West Salem Rotary held its annual scholarship awards banquet on April 21 at Illahee. Scholarships of $2,000 each were awarded to Ryan Emery, Olivia Hyman, Jenny Leon-Perez, Deven Nipp, Kristina Owen, Amanda Robertson, Loryn Silbernagel, Juan Torres Saldana, and Kirk Fairchild. Conner Suderman was also awarded a scholarship but was not able to attend the banquet. The keynote speaker was Salem Mayor Anna Peterson.

ROTARY BERRY SALE

This January, West Salem Rotary will be selling frozen berries. These "IQF" berries are whole, flash frozen fruit perfect for healthy smoothies to help you meet your New Year's resolutions! Stay tuned for details. 

ROTARY FOOD DRIVE

Our 2016 Food Drive for Marion-Polk Food Share has concluded! The Club surpassed our financial goal for with $3,856 raised for 2016, so congratulations. We had 70% participation from the Club members. Thanks to Herm Boes for a superior job as Food Drive Chair this year!