Burlington SERVICE ABOVE SELF Our Club meet Fridays at 12:15 PM
Lunch starts at noon at the
Hilton Garden Inn                  

5 Wheeler Road                      
Burlington, MA, 01803

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Below you will find photos and descriptions of recent club events.

To see what we've done in previous years, CLICK HERE.

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"I AM BURLINGTON ROTARY" VIDEO

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To view the video "I am Burlington Rotary", taken on April 4, 2013 at our club's annual Spring cleanup of the shrub beds at Burlingon's elderly housing facilities, click on the link below. Use your browser's "back button" to return to this page.

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SPECIAL OLYMPICS SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT
July 25, 2015
Our Club held its annual Special Olympics Softball Tournament at the Burlington Recreation Department's Fields,
inviting teams from seven other towns to participate.  Club member Al Fay brought his fire engine to the event. It
is shown above with club members and guests lined up in front of it.                                                               
                                                                                   
Club supporter Jim Tigges (front) and club member Bob Hogan grilled lots of hot dogs and burgers for the players and
their families. These were provided by our club and given out along with other snacks, deserts and soft drinks.         
 
 

 
SPECIAL OLYMPICS SUPPORT
July 17, 2015
Guests at today's meeting were folks who contribute their time and effort to the success of Burlington's Special    
Olympic softball and basketball teams. They were introduced to us by John Tuccinardi (far right) our club's Special
Olympics coordinator. The group included citizens who give of their own time to help the Special Olympians as well
as members of the Town's Recreation Department.  Our club President Cheryl Stanton is third from the left.           
 
 

 
COMMUNITY GARDEN FENCE
July 16, 2015
Several of our club's members contributed their time to helping build a sturdy fence for the Burlington Community   
Garden. The fence will keep hungry animals from making off with town resident's plantings. Shown here are the      
some of the freshly planted fence poles and Club Past President Ethan Solomon showing off the results of his           
weeding efforts.                                                                                                                                             
 

 
BURLINGTON RECREATION DEPARTMENT
July 10, 2015
The speakers at this meeting, shown here with President Cheryl Stanton were Burlington Recreation department's    
Director Brendan Egan and Program Coordinator Kathy Lehman. Egan described the Recreational Therapy Programs
run by his department which service  disabled children and adults in Burlington. Lehman told us about the Burlington 
Farmer's Market which takes place every Thursday afternoon during the summer season.                                                  
 

 
ANNUAL DINNER MEETING
June 19, 2015
The two presidents were joined by many of the other club officers, Board members and award recipients.
 

 
NEW INTERACT CLUB PRESIDENT
June 12, 2015
At today's meeting Club President Sarah Boulos inaugurated Caroline Covino as the new president of the Burlington
High School Interact Club.  In the photo above Caroline is standing proudly, surrounded by her parents and sisters.
 

 
OUR NEWEST MEMBER
May 29, 2015
James Girouard, owner of Girouard Landscaping was inducted at today's meeting. Shown with him are
President Elect Cheryl Stanton (right) and Membership Chairman Roger Bell (left).
 
And...
 
Wendy Pavlicec, the director of The Burlington Science Center located at Burlington High School spoke at 
our meeting and brought with her a young Great Horned Owl which had been rescued after being ejected  
     from its nest and turned over to the Science Center where it will likely spend the rest of its 30-40 year life.     
 
 

 
FRIDAY NIGHT AT THE FIGHTS
March 27, 2015
Two boxers go at it at our annual fund raising event, "Friday Night At The Fights, held in the Elks hall in Billerica. Attendees enjoyed a catered meal and watched twelve three round boxing matches where male and female pugilists from Massachusetts and Connecticut competed.
Club members sold a variety of raffle tickets which helped raise money to support our club's many charitable activities.
 
Hot dogs, popcorn and cold drinks were available for the boxers and their families to purchase at reasonable prices. Shown above are club members Sue Stewart (l), Jeff Wisnia (r) and Jeff's wife Judith who staffed this food table located near where the boxers were congregated and warming up.
 
 
 

 
EASTER CANDY BAGS
March 6, 2015
 
At the conclusion of our meeting members spent time decorating and filling Easter candy bags which will be donated to the Burlington Food Pantry. Smiling members show off their work in the picture above. (Photo by Janet Sullivan)
 
 

 
HALLOWEEN COSTUME PARTY
November 1, 2014
This year our club held its first annual Halloween Party attended by members and guests of both of Burlington's Rotary clubs. A good time was held by all and events included plenty of dancing, a raffle of prizes from local restaurants and merchants and the drawing of winning tickets for our $10K raffle. Some of the costumed club members are pictured above.
 
Six members of the Swanfeldt family portraying members of the cast of Gilligan's Island.
(The "Professor" wasn't here, he got lost trying to find his way to the party.)
 
Past President Lynne Kelly doing her Dracula thing - with Paula.  Scaree!
 
Jeff Wisnia in his nuclear power plant outfit with his wife Judith (aka M. Monroe).
 
 

 
FOR EARLIER PHOTOS AND STORIES
Visit the annual Photo Albums
going as far back as 2003.
 
Links to them are on the upper
left side of this page.

 
 

 
 

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We meet Fridays at 12:15 PM
Hilton Garden Inn
5 Wheeler Road
Burlington, MA  01803
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