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 WEEK OF MARCH 18, 2019 
 

 
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NEW!  MORNING CLUB MEETING
At the request of some of our club members, the Board of Directors at their March meeting voted to re-institute our Wednesday morning meeting on a once a month basis at 7:30 AM at The Rockaway Assembly of God.  These meetings will be held on the first Wednesday of each month beginning on April 3, 2019.  Bagels and coffee will be provided and the meeting will cost $5 per member.  Our lunch meetings at The Exchange will continue every Wednesday at 12:15 PM.
2019 ROCKAWAY ROTARY CALENDAR RAFFLE WINNERS

                 
           CONGRATULATIONS TO 
            OUR RAFFLE WINNERS!
 
       $3,200 in Prizes!                  
                                          
             PAST WEEK'S WINNER!
            March 13 - Nancy Roberts
 
 
 
DATENAMELocationAMOUNT
January 2Brenna BakerMilton, Ontario$100
January 9Brett NickelRockaway, NJ$100
January 16Bob GalenkampRockaway, NJ$100
January 23Brian GalenkampCalgary, Alberta$100
January 30Betty-Jo GalenkampRockaway, NJ$100
February 6Stacey BurnsHamilton, NJ$100
February 13Pat McDonaldRockaway, NJ$100
February 20Phyllis AlpaughMine Hill, NJ$100
February 27George YapleStanhope, NJ$100
March 6Mark HartmannChester, NJ$125
March 13Nancy RobertsHillside, NJ$125
March 20  $125
March 27  $125
April 3  $125
April 10  $125
April 17  $125
April 24  $125
May 1  $150
May 8  $150
May 15  $150
May 22  $150
May 29  $150
June 5  $150
June 12  $150
June 19  $250
    
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
SPEAKER UPDATES
                                                                      
PAST WEEK'S SPEAKER
 
March 13, 2019
 
Ken Nickel
End Hunger 3.6
 
 
 
UPCOMING SPEAKER/PROGRAMS
 
March 20, 2019
John Hauck
Bone Marrow Transplants
 
 
 
Read more...
2019 DISTRICT 7475 CASH RAFFLE
 
 
Tickets for the 2019 District-Wide 50/50 raffle have been distributed to our club and are available from Bob Galenkamp.  The tickets are $20 each and the drawing will be held on May 13, 2019 at 8:00 PM at the Embassy Suites in Berkeley Heights NJ.  Maximum of 7500 tickets are available for sale.  This year, with 87 clubs in District 7475, the district hopes to sell 7500 tickets at $20 per ticket. With over 2000 Rotarians in District 7475, that is only 4 tickets per Rotarian. There will be 91 prizes. If all tickets are sold, first prize will be $45,000 before taxes. There will be 30 second prizes @ $500 and 60 third prizes @ $250.
 
As required by law,50% of the proceeds will go to the winners, and the remaining 50%, (minus a small percentage to cover expenses)will go to the Rotary Clubs or other organizations that sell the tickets.  ROCKAWAY ROTARY WILL RECEIVE APPROXIMATELY $10 FOR EACH TICKET WE SELL!!!
 
In a past year's raffle our club sold the winning ticket and we will participate in this raffle again this year.  Please contact Bob to obtain tickets to sell and/or purchase to assist us in this club fundraising project.
 
 
ALL SOLD AND UNSOLD TICKETS
MUST BE RETURNED BY MAY 6, 2019.
 
SPRING FOOD DRIVE
 
SIGN-UP AT A CLUB MEETING 
OR CONTACT PP JIM STUART
 
TWO SHIFTS (9:00 - 11:00 AM & 11:00 am - 1:00 PM)
 
WINE TASTING
SAVE THE DATE!
 
WINE TASTING EVENT
 
DATE:  May 11, 2019
Lake Telemark Community Club
38 Telemark Road
Rockaway, NJ
 
SAVE THE DATE!
 
2019 DISTRICT CONFERENCE
 
 
March 28th is the Deadline
for Discounted Hotel Rates
 
FOR CONFERENCE INFORMATION  GO TO
 
REGISTER ONLINE OR CLICK HERE TO
DOWNLOAD REGISTRATION FORM
 
ROTARY LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE
Rotary Leadership Institute
Saturday, April 20, 2019
Click Here to Register
 
** Rockaway Rotary will reimburse
club members for their registration fee **
 
Rotarians in District 7475 have the opportunity to further develop their leadership skills as well as increase their Rotary knowledge by attending Rotary Leadership Institute on Saturday April 20, 2019 at West Orange High School in West Orange.
 
We know from past experience that Clubs that have Rotarians who participate in Rotary Leadership Institute are more successful.  Develop your leadership skills, your Rotary knowledge and learn what’s necessary to take your club to the next level.
 
In 2019 there is an all new revised curriculum including current trends, new courses and ideas to improve your Rotary Club and your personal leadership skills.  The institute is from 7:30 am to 3:30 pm.  Register today at www.rlinea.com.  The cost is inexpensive at $75.00 and includes breakfast, lunch all materials and workshops.
 
Be sure to register early.  Parts I, II, III, Graduate and Faculty courses will be offered.  If you have questions or need additional information, contact Barry Kroll at barrykroll@aol.com
 
DISTRICT 7475 TEAM ROTARY INFLIGHT
CLICK LOGO TO VIEW "DISTRICT 7475 NEWSLETTER"
MARCH 2019
 
 
ROCKAWAY ROTARY ANNOUNCES 2019 SCHOLARSHIPS
 
Each year, the Rotary Club of the Rockaways offers four scholarships to qualified high school seniors from Rockaway Borough or Rockaway Township.  Click "Read more..." below for the requirements and qualifications for each scholarship and download the scholarship application forms.
 
  • Frederick and Ruth James Memorial Scholarship
  • Alfred G. Scott Memorial Scholarship
  • John H. Beeman “Service Above Self” Scholarship
  • Rockaway Rotary Vocational Scholarship​
Read more...
RI PRESIDENT-ELECT ANNOUNCES 2019-2020 THEME
Rotary President-Elect Mark Maloney announces
our theme for the 2019-2020 year
 
"Rotary Connects the World"
 
 
 
Learn more about the theme at https://on.rotary.org/maloneytheme
 
CONSTITUTION BY-LAWS UPDATES
 
The Constitution and By-Laws of the Rotary Club of the Rockaways have been revised and approved by the membership on December 5, 2018.  Members can view these documents on the Members Only (log-in required) section of the Site Pages on our website.
 
 
 
DISTRICT 7475 WEBSITE
Our District 7475, which resulted from the merger of Districts 7510 and 7470, has a website at www.njrotary.org.  It can be accessed from the Rotary Links on our website's menu.  Check it out for information and stories about district projects and events.
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ROCKAWAY ROTARY CLUB "SERVICE ABOVE SELF"
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Online Make-ups! They are easy to do and very effective in maintaining your attendance requirements for our club.  Just click on a link under E-Makeups at the top of our webpage and follow the instructions.  Remember to submit a report to Cheri, our Club Secretary.  It is easy to do and it doesn't matter which e-club you visit!

 

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 Rockaway Rotary Club

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 Wednesday at 12:15 PM

 at The Exchange in Rockaway Borough.

160 East Main Street

Rockaway, NJ 07866

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Speakers/Programs
Mar 20, 2019
Bone Marrow Transplants
Mar 27, 2019
"Welcome Home Vets"
Apr 03, 2019
Gift Of Life
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Upcoming Club/District Events
Club Meeting
The Exchange
Mar 20, 2019 12:15 PM
 
PETS - President Elect Training Seminar
Hanover Marriott
Mar 22, 2019 7:30 AM –
Mar 23, 2019 1:30 PM
 
Club Meeting
The Exchange
Mar 27, 2019 12:15 PM
 
AM Club Meeting
Rockaway Assembly of God
Apr 03, 2019 7:30 AM
 
Club Meeting
The Exchange
Apr 03, 2019 12:15 PM
 
Club Meeting
The Exchange
Apr 10, 2019 12:15 PM
 
Board of Directors Meeting
Rockaway Assembly of God
Apr 11, 2019 7:30 AM
 
Club Meeting
The Exchange
Apr 17, 2019 12:15 PM
 
Rotary Leadership Institute (RLI)
West Orange High School
Apr 20, 2019
7:30 AM – 3:30 PM
 
Club Meeting
The Exchange
Apr 24, 2019 12:15 PM
 
AM Club Meeting
Rockaway Assembly of God
May 01, 2019 7:30 AM
 
AM Club Meeting
Rockaway Assembly of God
May 01, 2019 7:30 AM
 
Club Meeting
The Exchange
May 01, 2019 12:15 PM
 
District 7475 Conference
Wyndham Hotel
May 03, 2019 – May 05, 2019
 
Food Drive
ShopRite of Rockaway
May 04, 2019
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
 
Rockaway Township Library Spring Festival
Rockaway Township Library
May 05, 2019
12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
 
Club Meeting
The Exchange
May 08, 2019 12:15 PM
 
Board of Directors Meeting
Rockaway Assembly of God
May 09, 2019 7:30 AM
 
Wine Tasting Event
Lake Telemark Clubhouse
May 11, 2019
7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
 
Club Meeting
The Exchange
May 15, 2019 12:15 PM
 
Club Meeting
The Exchange
May 22, 2019 12:15 PM
 
Memorial Day Parade
May 27, 2019 11:00 AM
 
Club Meeting
The Exchange
May 29, 2019 12:15 PM
 
Rotary International Convention
Jun 01, 2019 – Jun 05, 2019
 
Club Meeting
The Exchange
Jun 05, 2019 12:15 PM
 
Club Meeting
The Exchange
Jun 12, 2019 12:15 PM
 
Board of Directors Meeting
Rockaway Assembly of God
Jun 13, 2019 7:30 AM
 
Rockaway Rotary 5K Race
Rockaway Assembly of God
Jun 15, 2019 9:00 AM
 
Club Meeting
The Exchange
Jun 19, 2019 12:15 PM
 
Club Meeting
The Exchange
Jun 26, 2019 12:15 PM
 
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