Club Officers
President
President Elect
Vice President
Treasurer
Membership
Marketing/PR
Program Chair
Youth Services
Club Service
Newsletter Editor
Community Service
Vocational Services
International Service
Rotary Foundation
Fundraising
Sergeant at Arms
 
 
Rotary Int'l News
Rassin's 2018 presidential theme

2018-19 RI President Barry Rassin wants Rotary members to Be the

Saving mothers and babies

New Zealand Rotary club sets new standard for childbirth care in

Migration challenges inspire Rotary peace scholar

Migration challenges inspire peace scholarRotary Peace Fellow Linda Low could not have known what world events would bring when she took a position as the communications manager for the Europe region of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent

Rotary praises unsung heroes on World Polio Day

Rotary and the Gates Foundation host fifth annual World Polio Day to highlight progress in the fight to eradicate the

 

Bulletin Subscribe

Subscribe to our eBulletin and stay up to date on the latest news and events.

 
Club Information

Welcome to Our Club, Proud Member of District 5450

Summit County

Service Above Self

MAIN MEETING every Tuesday at 7:10 am at the Senior Center. SATELLITE MEETINGS on 2nd and 4th Mondays from 7:00 to 8:15pm. See Satellite paragraph below for locations.
Summit County Community & Senior Center
83 Nancy's Place
PO Box 415
Frisco, CO  80443
United States
DistrictSiteIcon
District Site
VenueMap
Venue Map
 
 
Summit Rotary News

New member orientation will take place from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Jan. 23 at the Summit Daily News, 331 W. Main St. in downtown Frisco. All new members, prospective members and existing members are welcome to attend. Come learn about the great work Rotary is doing locally and around the world, or be reminded! RSVP to Meg Boyer, membership chair, at mboyer@summitdaily.com or 970-485-5690. Food and wine will be served. Hope you can make it! 

Gil Smith
 
The funeral for Gil Smith will be held on Friday December 22 at the Lord of the Mountains Lutheran Church in Dillon at 3pm. All are invited to attend.
A subsequent "celebration of life" will be held next summer around Gil's birthday on June 23.
We have a very special opportunity to have dinner with the Rotary International President this coming January. The President's Dinner is on January 6th in Denver starting at 5:30 at Denver Marriott South.
 
We will be having one or two Summit County Rotary tables at this event, and we are trying to coordinate who is planning on attending.  We are going to have at least one Summit County table, but we may have enough members attending to reserve two tables.
 
 
If you are planning on attending, please make sure to register online and let Diane know. The cost is $75 and you can register on the District website. Our club will reimburse 50% of the cost of this dinner for those who attend.
 
 
RI President's Dinner and Polio Fundraiser
Saturday, January 6, 2018
 
Speakers include RI President Ian Riseley and Rachel Lonsdale, Senior Program Officer with the Bill and Melinda Gate Foundation. This event has sold out the past two years, so register early. All net proceeds and your donations will go to the End Polio Now campaign and will be matched 2:1 by the Gates Foundation. For more information and registration go to www.rotary5450.org

 
Thanksgiving Dinner
 
Thank you to all who helped at the Thanksgiving Dinner, and to all who joined in the fun.
A special thank you to Mike Spry who provided all of the Turkey's and Wendy Myers who organizes this event every year!
 

Satellite Meeting   

 

    Thanks to Benedicte Jeanson for coordinating our club's Satellite meetings and events for January.  She has announced the following schedule.   Our volunteer service event will be snow stomping for the Breckenridge International Snow Sculpture Competition on Tuesday, January 16th from 9 to noon. Sign up here: http://breckenridgetourismoffice.volunteerlocal.com/volunteer/?id=25606 If this slot is filled, come anyway and we will take turns.  We'll follow that with a social event to see the results: Breckenridge International Snow Sculpture competition viewing Monday, January 22nd from 5 to 7 pm, possibly meeting for happy hour first (details to follow if that is happening).  Finally, the group will hold a more conventional meeting at the Pho Bay restaurant in Frisco on Monday, January 29th from 7 pm to 8:15 pm.
       All Rotarians are welcome to these gatherings, and we hope that you'll invite your friends and colleagues to check us out as well!  No advance notice needed.  If you have questions or would like to present your passion as a program at one of our meetings, please contact Jim Brook at 970-409-8995 or at jimbrook22@gmail.com or any of our Satellite members.
Easy way to pay your dues
 
Earlier this fiscal year, the Summit County of Rotary Club setup the ability to accept credit card payments for payment of Rotary dues and option quarterly charitable donations.  We are now offering the ability to set up automated quarterly credit card payments.  The charges will be processed near the 10th of the month in January, April, July and October.   If you would like to enroll in this program.  Please complete an Authorization Agreement for Automated Credit Card payments.  The form is available at the Sergeant at Arms table at the Tuesday morning meetings or you can contact Mike Kurth at mike@summitbookkeeping.comto get the form.
 
Rotary in Pictures
 
This week in Rotary...
 
 
 


 
 
 

 

 

This is kindof like "Where's Waldo?", but "Where's Sean?" 

"Where's Sean?"
 

Packed house!


 

Welcome to the Club!

Thank you for your commitment to the Club!
 
 

The Cycling Effect
 

Ice Melt Stuffing Party
 

"Where's Sean?"  He is at the President's Dinner.
 
 

President's Dinner
 
 

Membership Committee News

We want to thank all of those sponsors who are identifying community leaders/business professionals and bringing them to our meetings.  Remember, a Prospective Member should attend 3 meetings before turning in his/her application, sponsor form, a short bio and $100 application fee to the Membership Director, Meg Boyer or any one on the Membership Committee.  The application will be presented to the Membership Committee for approval and then the Board of Directors.  Once approved, the applicant's bio will be posted in our bulletin for 3 weeks.  If there are no questions about the Prospective Member the induction will be scheduled.  

The primary sponsor will mentor the new member through the Red Badge process.  We encourage all members to interact with Prospective/New Members as much as possible.  One of the Red Badge requirements is to be a Greeter 3 times.  Because our club is growing and we are experiencing so many guests, greeters are very important.  You don't have to be a new member to be a greeter.  It is just one more way of participating in Club Service.

Membership Committee Members are: Meg Boyer, Julianne Gilchrist, Tom Marmins, Sandy Mortensen, Ann Clement, Susan Juergensmeier, Rolando Cuadrado, Dan Gibbs, Mike Connolly and Peggy Beeler.

 

 

 
Sponsors
 
When you do business with a Corporate Partner, thank them for being a Rotary Sponsor!