Rotary Club of Lebanon

P.O. Box 132 • Lebanon, NH • 03766

President Don MacMeekin



Aug 06, 2015
Aug 13, 2015
Aug 20, 2015
Sep 10, 2015
Sep 17, 2015

Upcoming Events



A dozen ways to make a difference
August is Membership and New Club Development Month, which means it's time to celebrate your Rotary club, your members, and the good you do in your community and around the world. Make the most of your membership. Here's how. Learn more about Rotary Global Rewards, a new member benefit program that offers discounts on products and services – travel, hotels, car rentals, dining, and entertainment. Visit the Member Center. Identify a need in your community and work with your club to design a hands-on project that addresses it. Learn how to apply for a grant to implement a project. Know a young...
New delegation tool launches
As part of several recent updates to My Rotary, we've launched Delegation, a new tool that will help you carry out your responsibilities more efficiently. If you have a club, district, or regional role, you can now delegate your role-based access in with fellow Rotary members so that you can share tasks and responsibilities to better serve your club. See an example of the Delegation landing page. Go to My Rotary to learn how it works. If you have questions, contact us at
Join a Twitter chat on membership with General Secretary John Hewko
Kick off Membership and New Club Development Month by participating in a Twitter chat with Rotary International General Secretary John Hewko on 5 August at 10:30 Chicago time (UTC-5). Get tips and resources for gaining members and becoming more involved in your club. Share your own ideas and expertise on how Rotary members can encourage their friends to join. Use #RotaryChat to participate and follow @Rotary and @JohnHewko. 
Nigeria sees no wild polio cases for one year
Today marks one year since Nigeria last reported a polio case caused by wild poliovirus, putting the country on the brink of eradicating the paralyzing disease. The last case was reported on 24 July 2014 in the northern state of Kano. If no cases are reported in the coming weeks, the World Health Organization is expected to remove Nigeria from the list of countries where polio is endemic, leaving just two: Afghanistan and Pakistan. Nigeria is the last polio-endemic country in Africa. The continent is poised to reach its own first full year without any illness from the virus on 11 August. “...
Out of tragedy, some people create something good
From the August 2015 issue of The Rotarian What's the worst that could happen? For most of us, that's a simple question. We might be late for a train. We might miss out on a promotion, or even lose a job. But for some, the worst is unimaginably worse. An unfortunate few endure what Ani Kalayjian calls "true trauma." War. Fire. Flood. A daughter disappears. A son contracts Ebola. When faced with such disasters, "people feel anger, guilt, sadness, frustration – feelings that can poison the body and spirit," says Kalayjian, a trauma specialist at Columbia University. "Trauma survivors may think...

Welcome to the Rotary Club of Lebanon

Welcome to the Rotary Club of Lebanon


Service Above Self

We meet Thursdays at 12:15 PM
Harvest Hill (behind Alice Peck Day Hospital)
125 Mascoma Street
Dwinell Room
Lebanon, NH  03766
United States
District Site
Venue Map
Rotary vision: To help establish ethical business practices worldwide.
1923-24 Guy Gundaker (restaurants), Rotary Club of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.

Called to order by:      Kevin Gould
Opening song:            Rotary
Patriotic song:            My Country Tis of Thee
Invocation:                Garlan
Song leader:              Paul Tierney       Song: Home on the Range
Visiting Rotarians:       None
Guests:                     Tim Vanblommesley — Steve Whitman host
John Dawson — Dan Nash host
Raffle:                      Winning ticket drawn by Garlan, but not a winner
Announcements:        DG Tripp visit on August 6th
Presidents picnic August 29th
Brags:                            Bill Koppenheffer announced that he and Ellen will be driving "God bless my mother-in-law" from San
Francisco, she is 90 years old.
Rick Dyment had a brag, sorry Rick I could not follow what you were bragging about!!
Rotary Minute:           Garlan Hoskin
Speaker:                   Marcos Stafne — Executive Director of the Montshire
Marcos took David Goudy's place when he retired after 34 years.   Marcos talked
about the vision of the Montshire, which is to deliver to as many people as possible the "experiencing the joy of science". They visit schools in VT and NH

Please contact Ron Carr with vacation plans so that assignments can be
planned accordingly
Thursday, July 30, 2015
John P. Yacavone                Rotary Minute
Lorraine Morrison                Greeter
Ron Carr                               Song Leader
Steve Whitman                    Spoke
Westin Greene                     Invocation
Thursday, August 6, 2015
Bruce Pacht                         Greeter
Kevin Gould                         Invocation
Lorraine Morrison               Rotary Minute
Marion Steiner                    Spoke
Steve Christy                      Song Leader


Club Executives & Directors

President Elect
Vice President
Past President
Chair - Community Service
Chair - Vocational Service
Chair - International Service
Chair - Rotary Foundation
Chair - Membership
Chair - Auction 2015
Chair - Innovation
Chair - Youth Exchange