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El Campo

Service Above Self

We meet Thursdays at 12:05 PM
Civic Center
2350 N. Mechanic St.
El Campo, TX  77437-2343
United States
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Home Page Stories
Today, Stephanie Konvicka, Patti Odom and Jim Leckinger with the Wharton County Recovery Team gave the Club an update on the continuing recovery efforts from Hurricane Harvey. A lot has been done to help those that were affected, but there is still a lot more to do. For more information on what they do and how you can help, please click here to visit their site.
 
 
  
Leon Macha, Horticulturist/Arborist, gave the Club some gardening and lawn maintenance tips on Thursday. His tips were about saving time, effort and money. He also gave everyone a list of things to NOT do when trying to achieve the perfect lawn and garden.
Derby Doll Director Jenna Zabodyn and the Senior Derby Dolls paid a visit to Rotary today. This is the first time we have had a Derby Doll program. Jenna described a "year in the life" of a Derby Doll... from summer practices, to pep rallies and football games, to Spring competitions. The Senior Derby Dolls introduced themselves and told us their plans after high school.
 
Tommy Charbula, a Special Ranger with the Texas Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association, gave the Club an overview of the association and his duties as a Special Ranger. Sheriff Shannon Srubar discussed similar issues they face in our county.
On Thursday, Texas Game Warden and Rotarian Scott Blackburn discussed the specialized units within the Game Warden Division. He talked about the Swift Water Rescue Team, of which he is a member, and rescues performed during Hurricane Harvey.
El Campo Athletic Director and Head Football Coach Wayne Condra and the varsity Senior Players visited with the Club today. Coach Condra gave everyone a recap on the season to this point and expectations for district play. Go Ricebirds!
 
Mike Box from Box Wheelchairs told the Club how he began building custom wheelchairs. He builds chairs for everyday use and athletic events.
 
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Today, 4-H Extension Agent Laura Reyna and 4-H’ers: Hannah Chumchal, Zoey Zahn and Lana Foyt discussed 4-H. Laura gave an overview of the program, while Hannah, Zoey and Lana discussed the projects they are involved in.

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Yesterday, Pastor Wayne Clement of Christ Lutheran Church and Russell Hill discussed Shall Not Hunger. It is a local charity which provides food for children in socioeconomic hardship.

For more information, please visit their Facebook page by clicking here.

Deacon Jones, Special Assistant for the Sugar Land Skeeters, and Kyle Dawson, Assistant General Manager for Community Engagement, gave today's presentation. Kyle gave an update on how the team was doing this season. Deacon told stories of his career in the Minor Leagues and working his way to the Majors during the 1950's and 1960's. He also told us of some of the adversity he faced as a baseball player during segregation.
 
 
 
 
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Club Executives & Directors
President
Secretary
President-Elect
Treasurer
Past President
Director
Vocational Service Chair
Social Media & Technology
Club Service
International Service Chair
New Generations Chair
Club Rotary Foundation Chair
Membership & Development Chair
Finance and Audit Director
 
Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays:
  • Jeffery Fuechec
    December 2
  • Ronald Cochran
    December 2
  • William Jenkins
    December 3
  • Beverly Hensley
    December 4
  • Mary Arredondo
    December 16
  • Mack Anderson
    December 21
  • James Cannell
    December 25
  • Bruce Meyer
    December 26
  • Richard Ramsey
    December 26
  • Craig Hathway
    December 27
  • Bryan Rasmussen
    December 29
  • William Key
    December 31
Join Date:
  • Eddie Pool
    December 1, 1983
    35 years
  • Kirk Gaines
    December 1, 1992
    26 years
  • Randy Clapp
    December 1, 1983
    35 years
  • Sean Bowers
    December 5, 2012
    6 years
  • Beverly Hensley
    December 7, 2017
    1 year
  • Taylor Martin
    December 7, 2017
    1 year
  • Brittni Staff
    December 14, 2017
    1 year
  • Jeffery Fuechec
    December 15, 2001
    17 years
 
 
Speakers
Frankie Novak
Dec 20, 2018
TBD
CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY
Dec 27, 2018
NO MEETING
 
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