Meeting Programs (Noon at Old Rock School)

Feb 20 – Seth Eckard, Anthony Starr, WPCOG – regional economic development study
-DHS & HMS Citizenship Award Winners
-Assemble Hallyburton Backpacks right after meeting
Feb 27 – Jon Mercer, Dr Ryan Miller, Blue Ridge Cardiology for Heart Month

March 6Ted Carothers, Rankin Whittington,  Rotary Club of Lenior, Rotary Fellowships (some details of International Fellowship of Flying Rotarians)
March 13 – Morganton Mayor Ronnie Thompson,  State of the City
March 20 – Ted Carothers, Central America Rotary Projects Fair
March 27NO LUNCH MEETING Breakfast Social at Old World Baking Co due to Holy Week Services (8-9 am Drop In)

Future Programs – Working Schedule

Upcoming Events

  • 1st Friday Hallyburton Academy Interact, 8:30am, Ted Carothers
  • 3rd Friday Heritage Middle School Interact, 7:40-8:05 am, Beth H and Kristina
  • 4th Friday Draughn High School Interact, 7:30-7:50 am, Kristina and Beth H
  • 5th Tuesday Socials – No Noon Meeting, evening gathering – Aug 29, Oct 31, Jan 30, May 29
  • 2nd Tuesday – Board Meeting at 11am
  • Every WednesdayMeals on Wheels – 10:15 am – James, Annette, Beth H, Bleynats rotate
  • 4th Thursday Memory Cafe, 3:00-4:30pm at Splash Park, Melanie Townsend
  • 1st Monday DHS STRIVE 11:30, Jeff Carter

Friday, Feb 16 Heritage Middle School Interact, 7:40-8:05 am; Speaker: Tyler Zimmerman
Tues, Feb 20  Assemble Hallyburton Backpacks right after meeting
Thursday, Feb 22  Memory Cafe, 3:00-4:00 pm at Splash Park Bldg, 408 Hill St
Friday, Feb 23 Draughn High School Interact, 7:30-7:50 am
Friday, February 23 Rotary International Birthday (1905)
Friday, February 23  Deliver Hallyburton Backpacks to School

Friday, March 2 Hallyburton Academy Interact, 8:30am (Speaker: )
Monday, March 5 – DHS STRIVE at 11:30 (Speaker: Sara Chester, BDI)
Sunday, March 11 – 4:30 pm, BREAD – Food Ministry at Drexel First Baptist Church
March 15-17 – PETS, Greensboro
Thursday, March 22  Memory Cafe, 3:00-4:30 pm at Splash Park Bldg, 408 Hill St
Friday, March 23 – FUMC Food Truck, 10am – Noon
Saturday, March 24 – Garden Workday, 9am
Tuesday, March 27 – Breakfast Social at Old World Baking Co, 8:00-9:00 am – Drop In – (Holy Week) – No Lunch Meeting

Tuesday, April 3 No Meeting – Easter Break
Monday, April 16 
DHS STRIVE at 11:30 (Paul Mears)
Saturday, April 21
Thursday, April 26  Memory Cafe, 3:00-4:30 pm at Splash Park Bldg, 408 Hill St
April 26-29 District Conference in Kingsport, TN

Wednesday, May 4 – Women in Rotary (1987) – Mary Louise Hatley, our first female member and first female president
Monday, May 7 – DHS STRIVE at 11:30 (Thomas Winfield)
Saturday, May 19 – District Leadership Training
Thursday, May 24  Memory Cafe, 3:00-4:30 pm at Splash Park Bldg, 408 Hill St
Friday, May 25 – Hallyburton Spring Fling
Tuesday, May 29 – 5th Tuesday Social , Los Compadres, 5-7 pm (Drop In) Family Welcome

Fri-Sat, June1-2 Valdese Celebrates 125 years- A Cultural Symposium: Four Faces of Waldensianism: Italy, France, Germany & South America. Hear speakers from each country represented at the Old Rock School. Rotary will volunteer as hosts.

June 2018 – Watch for Burke County United Way Day of Action
June 23-27 – Rotary International Convention in Toronto
Thursday, June 28  Memory Cafe, 3:00-4:30 pm at Splash Park Bldg, 408 Hill St

July 10 – Blue and Gold Banquet – in the evening, details to come