Christine asks anyone with Travel Banners (Rotary Banners from other clubs) to bring them Wednesday
May 21, 2017
To Friends and Members of the Kutztown Rotary Club.
May 24: Kjalar's Program - Friends Welcome (RSVP)
Since Kutztown Area High School's graduation is on Friday, May 31, we cancelled our Exchange Picnic and invited Kjalar to present his program at the Kutztown Tavern on Wednesday, May 24. We invite his host families, his teachers and school administrators, and other special friends. Hence, we need a rough count of how many are coming so Kutztown Tavern can set up for us. We will order from the menu like we normally do, but we will probably be meeting in the upstairs room at Kutztown Tavern.
Please RSVP: email@example.com
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24 May – Marie DeFillips - Kjalar's Program
31 May – NOT AT TAVERN: No Meeting
05 Jun, Monday – TOK Volunteer run through at city park
07 Jun – NOT AT TAVERN: Taste of Kutztown run through
13 Jun, Tuesday – Usher at Flag Day, 7:00pm at city park
14 Jun – Springer: Rotary in Taiwan
21 Jun – Membership Mixer
28 Jun – NOT AT TAVERN: Installation at Camp Edmar
July 2-8, KU Chamber Music Festival
05 Jul – TBA
12 Jul – TBA
19 Jul – TBA
27 Jun – TBA
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Tuesday, Kutztown Rotary Ushers at Flag Day at 7 pm
Flag Day Concert: Tuesday, June 13, 2017 @ 7:30 PM in the Bandshell at Kutztown Park.
We arrive at 7 pm so we can hand out programs as people arrive.
Each year our club volunteers to usher at the Flag Day Concert and on Kutztown Day. This involves handing out programs and "passing the hat" for donations to defray the costs of the events. On Flag Day, the entertainment is provided by the Kutztown Community Choir. On Kutztown Day, we usher when the Allentown Band performs. Also check with Bob Hobaugh for Raffle Tickets for Kutztown Day for yourself and friends.
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Note: Installation will start at 6:00 PM at Camp Edmar
At Camp Edmar, June 28, at 6:00 pm. (Google/GPS: 42 Boy Scout Road, Kutztown, PA)
This is the annual installation of our incoming Rotary officers.
Renee has asked that we start at 6 pm, since it is a long, fun evening.
We have a buffet dinner served by the Boy Scouts before the installation. Please sign up at an upcoming meeting.
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KU Chamber Music Festival
The KU Chamber Music Festival is an annual week of free chamber music performed by amazing high school and college students from around the world. This year it includes a Wednesday concert at the Band Shell and 5 concerts at Schaeffer Auditorium. Here is the schedule:
Sunday, July 2, 2017 @ 7:30 PM, Opening concert in Schaeffer Auditorium
Monday, July 3, 2017 @ 7:30 PM, The Great Romantics concert in the Georgian Room, Old Main
Tuesday, July 4, 2017 @ 7:30 PM, American Fireworks concert in Schaeffer Auditorium
Wednesday, July 5, 2017 @ 7:00 PM, Music Without Borders in the Kutztown Park Bandshell, 440 East Main street
Thursday, July 6, 2017 @ 7:30 PM, The essence of the piano concert in Schaeffer Auditorium
Friday, July 7, 2017 @ 7:30 PM, The Edge of Expression in Schaeffer Auditorium
Saturday, July 8, 2017 @ 2:00 PM, Passion and Precision - Final Concert in Schaeffer Auditorium
All concerts and workshops are free and open to the public.
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Donald L. Boyer Rotary Golf Classic
Save Monday, August 7th, 2017, for the
Donald L. Boyer Kutztown Rotary Golf Classic at Golden Oaks.
Be a Tournament Sponsor! Signup your foursome! Be a Hole or Tee Sponsor!
Download the Golf Flier to sign up to play or be a sponsor.
For more information contact Dennis Lutz (610-683-6026) or Larry Biehl (610-562-3374).
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Our club's website has been updated and has a new look.
- 1) The Splash Page you see first is the most recent News Bulletin. It will be updated weekly.
- 2) The Home Page is the former splash page. All pages have a white background now.
- 3) The clickable photo of our Bicentennial float links to sections that describe our activities.
- 4) The Splash Page is accessed with the “News” button and replaces the former Email page.
- 5) The Schedule Page has our up-to-date program schedule.
- 6) The list of all Past & Present Members and their tenure is up to date.
- 7) Kutztown Rotary now has 5 webpages:
- News/Splash page: http://www.kutztownrotary.org
- Home page: http://www.kutztownrotary.org/home.php
- History page: http://www.kutztownrotary.org/history.php
- TOK: http://tasteofkutztown.org
- Rotaract: http://www.kutztownrotary.org/ku.php
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The Rest of the Story
Camp Neidig will be held June 16th to 19th. Details are at: http://campneidig.com/forms.html
Program Schedule 2016-17: Please let Program Director Amy Sheller & Webmaster Steve Henning know what your program is and of any changes.
Kutztown Day Committee: Bob Hobaugh is looking for someone to replace him on the Kutztown Day Committee.
Barry Martin's new email address is: firstname.lastname@example.org
Renee's new email address: email@example.com
Free Background Checks are REQUIRED for any Rotarian driving or helping out our Exchange Student. For more see Background Checks.
Club Meetings & News eMail Archive If you have something to include in our next email, contact Steve Henning (firstname.lastname@example.org) by Saturday.
Things every Rotarian should know: Rotary strives to achieve it's objective of "Service Above Self" through activities in five primary areas. These are often referred to as the Five Avenues of Service:
- Club Service: to make the club strong to achieve its goals.
- Vocational Service: to promote the dignity and utility of one's vocation.
- Community Service: to improve the quality of life in our community.
- International Service: strive for understanding, goodwill & peace in the world.
- New Generations Service: nurture youth, provide skills for success.
Rotary Foundation: As a tribute to the first gift we are asking every Kutztown Rotarian to contribute $26.50 or more to Rotary International Foundation. Please make checks payable to "Kutztown Rotary" and give them to Jim Sher. He will put them together with the correct form giving proper credit to each Rotarian. Return to top.