Rotary Club of Jackson

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Rotary Club of Jackson
PO Box 1117
Jackson, CA 95642

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Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays:
  • Barbara Long
    November 7
  • Ron Floyd
    November 11
  • David Mason
    November 16
  • Frank Verardi
    November 17
  • Robert Manassero
    November 18
  • Rick Sprenkel
    November 21
  • Art Long
    November 29
  • Dan Barnett
    November 30
Spouse Birthdays:
  • Barbara Long
    November 7
  • Rick Sprenkel
    November 21
  • Ted Watts
    November 28
  • Art Long
    November 29
  • Roger Riggsby
    Joyce Riggsby
    November 18
  • D'Arcy Porter
    Michelle Porter
    November 19
  • Michelle Porter
    D'Arcy Porter
    November 19
Join Date:
  • Michelle Porter
    November 4, 2014
    3 years
  • David Mason
    November 16, 1983
    34 years
  • Robert Manassero
    November 18, 1976
    41 years
  • PDG John Sullivan
    November 23, 2005
    12 years
  • Dan Barnett
    November 30, 1964
    53 years
Club Information

Welcome to our Club!


Service Above Self

We meet Tuesdays at 6:30 PM
Teresa's Place Restaurant
1235 Jackson Gate Rd
Jackson, CA  95642
United States
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Home Page Stories
Jackson Rotary Club and Jackson Interact HS members installed over 200 Christmas Boughs throughout downtown Jackson on Saturday morning. Assembled by the young men at the Pine Grove Youth Conservation Camp, these Christmas Boughs add a spot of color to the city of Jackson during the holiday season. Thank you PG Conservation Camp and Jackson Interact members 
Do you know a lot about nothing or know a little bit about everything?  Then Trivia Challenge 2018 is the FUN event for you.  Simply, form a team, test your brain power, win cash prizes, have fun, and support Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA). The fun begins on Saturday, March 10, 2018, 3 PM, at the Highway House Restaurant in Jackson.  You and 3 of your friends, relatives or coworkers can join together to form a four person team and sign up.  Teams will compete with up to 30 other teams in answering clever trivia questions in categories such as history, entertainment, art, geography, sports, and science.  Each team will pay an entry fee to register and compete. Proceeds from this fun new event will benefit camp RYLA, Rotary’s week long leadership and self-awareness experience for high school juniors.
The Rotary Club of Jackson looks forward to providing you with a fun and rewarding experience.  So, don’t delay.  Save the date but register now,  Don’t worry about how much you know or don’t know, it’s just trivia.
For more information or to get your team members on the Trivia Challenge 2018 list, contact Art Long at  (209) 217-6002 or, or visit at TO DOWNLOAD THE REGISTRATION FORM CLICK HERE
The long standing rivalry between Amador High School and Argonaut High School has been played 99 times since 1923. In 1971, The Rotary Club of Jackson created the Big Game Bell Trophy which the winner gets to keep until the next playing of the Big Game. This year we created a game logo which was used on ball caps, banners and newspaper articles. Each player and coach received a souvenir ball cap for participating in the game and after club members bought caps, the remaining ball caps were given to the schools' booster clubs for a fundraising opportunity for their schools. 
This year was the 100th playing of this community rivalry and the competition was fierce. The sky was clear, the weather mild and the enthusiasm for the "Battle for the Bell" was over the top! When the final whistle blew, Argonaut HS took the Bell away from Amador HS which has held the bell trophy for the past 4 years. The final score was 43-21. This was definitely a sign of home town pride. See more photos here
Irene Perbal, Jackson Rotary Club President and President-Elect Mike Flagg, on the left, are shown presenting a donation of $4000.00 from the club to the City of Jackson for the new mural to be painted on the wall at the Kwik Serve/Tresslers Auto repair in Jackson. Mayor Keith Sweet, on the right, and City Councilman/Supervisor- Elect Pat Crew are accepting the donation on behalf of the City which is paying for one half of the project cost. All donations will be recognized on the wall and can be sent to the City of Jackson. Rand Huggett the artist expects to have the 18 ft. by 124 ft. mural completed by October. Persons interested in helping the artist can call 209 419-3770.
Bowl-A-Thon 2015 is fast approaching. October 3 is the date to have fun while raising money for your organization. Gold Country Bowl is the place beginning at 1:00pm. Use the pledge sheet below or contact John Swift at Gold Country Bowl for more details.
Last week, we experienced our annual passing of the gavel as out going President Marv was roasted and in coming President Irene accepted the leadership of our club. The event was held indoors due to the extreme heat wave that we were enduring. There were many spouses and significant others that joined us for dinner and the room was filled to capacity. To see the photos taken during the party check the home page photo album column to the left.
Two Tractors, two roto-tillers, 7 men and 3 hours was all it took to prepare the remaining area for this weekend's planting. Last year the Jackson Rotary Club coordinated the efforts of a multitude of volunteers from the community when the first 10,000 daffodil bulbs were planted at Vista Point. Another 10,000 bulbs will be planted on October 11th and 18th. The ground is hard as rock (no pun intended) and is FULL of rocks. At least it was before we tackled  the project yesterday...
See a few photos in the photo album and watch for photos of the actual planting next week.
DG Joe Zarachoff visited the Rotary Club of Jackson and presented a variety of awards recognizing members for their hard work.
See all the photos in the Album HERE.

Many hands make light work. Having fun and enjoying fellowship in the process is what makes events like these a huge success. Thank you to all that participated in the events that lead up to the weekend and well as those that put in many many hours throughout the event! See a few images HERE
After many hours of planning, multiple work parties and hard work by club members, we finally had the ribbon cutting for the new foot bridge at the wine pavilion. The BBQ itself was well attended and a good time was had by all.
See slide show HERE

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After months of hard work the Wine Pavilion Bridge is done.  Led by Alan Roberts and Art Long more than half the club and several spouses enjoyed a number of work parties at the Fairgrounds.  Resting after the forms for the concrete were removed and the side rails were installed are Alan Roberts, Keith Sweet, Art Long, Steve Farrell, Rich Muller, President D'Arcy Porter and John Sullivan.




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