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Welcome to Kettering Rotary!

Kettering

Service Above Self

We meet Wednesdays at 11:30 AM
Presidential Banquet Ctr.
4548 Presidential Way
Kettering, OH  45429
United States
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Meeting Cancellation Policy - Severe Weather
Meeting Cancellation Policy:
Our meetings are canceled only when there is a Level One or Higher Weather Warning for Montgomery County. Please check the news during inclement weather to see if a warning is in place before heading out. We want all our Rotarians to remain safe. Click here for an update by WDTN
 
Home Page Stories
Our club is so excited to welcome Sofia, our club's exchange student from Italy. Here she is with her Rotary 'family', Kettering Rotarian, Bob Walsh, at her first American Baseball Game!
This week we had the pleasure of inducting our newest member, Elliot Smith. Elliot is a Pastor with KHN. Please be sure to introduce yourself and get to know him. 
Today we had the pleasure of honoring students from three local high schools. 
 
LEADERSHIP AND RYLA ATTENDEES: (STEM, ALTER & FAIRMONT)
             
 
OVERCOMING ADVERSITY (STEM, FAIRMONT, ALTER)
 
            
 
SERVICE ABOVE SELF (STEM, FAIRMONT, ALTER)
         
A special thank you to all those that have served our great Country. We know freedom isn't free - it take the sacrifice of our military and their families. We salute you.
 
Dayton Daily News did a lovely video of the importance of remembering our past with our own Bob Lamb. Truly makes us proud you are part of our Club and community Bob!

Goodbye Tom! We'll miss you - 'Go Bucks'

 

Goodbye Tom - After 30 years of friendship, it's hard to say so long. Hope you come back to visit us. We wish you and your lovely wife endless sunshine in Florida!

 
 

Bill Nance shared highlights from his 50 year career in radio broadcasting with us today. A true Dayton legend and a great speaker. 

 

From the 60's to the present day - Bill has seen and heard it all. The technology has changed but the message remains the same. Melody Morris assisted with his presentation and his been his co-host over the years. You can hear them both on FaithandFriendsradio.com

In the 1970's .Don was one of 14 educators that had a private invitation to travel to Japan from a gentleman who ran prestigious private schools there.
Today Don shared some great memories and memorabilia with us. Many highlights of his trip were both funny and heartwarming. 
Here you see his lovely assistant, Marilynne, modelling a traditional Kimono. 
He showed several postcards of drawings of Hiroshima, as depicted by the survivors. 
 
What a fun 72 hours! We participated in the annual Holiday at Home Event selling burgers, hot dogs and fries on Sunday and Monday and then on Tuesday several Rotarians had a guided tour of the Mound Cold War Discovery Center.  It's great fun to be a Rotary Member!

72 Hours of FUN!

Don and Larry and Amy's Hubby man our booth. 
We partnered with Gibb's Old Tyme Hamburgers
Rotary crew with friends and family take a tour. 
learning about contamination suits and more. 
The Dayton Project - you wouldn't be flying without it!
Our guide Mandy is a  passionate & knowledgeable.speaker. 
 
 
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Upcoming Events
  • Golf Outing
    Sugar Valley Country Club
    Aug 22, 2019 11:00 AM
  • BOD Meeting
    MCL Cafeteria
    Sep 09, 2019
    11:45 AM – 1:00 PM
 
 
 
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This Week:
Meeting Responsibilities
Greeter
McCrate, Tim
 
Entrance Table
Ghory, Jim
 
Entrance Table
Haines, Mel
 
Invocation
Walls, Don
 
Sergeant At Arms
VOLUNTEER, NEED A
 
 
Speakers
Lindsey Curry, Fitness & Wellness
Aug 21, 2019
Invest in your health
Randy Patterson - Tech2Bit
Aug 28, 2019
Cyber Security and the Dark Web
Cory Paul, CEO Dayton Chapter American Red Cross
Sep 04, 2019
Tornado Relief & Response (and more!)
Paul Hoover VP Strategic Development KHN
Sep 25, 2019
Health Care Today and Tomorrow???
TBA (Don Walls)
Oct 30, 2019
Mark Schwieterman City of Kettering
Jan 08, 2020
City Update
Mark Schwieterman City of Kettering
Jan 15, 2020
City Update
Mark Schwieterman City of Kettering
Jan 22, 2020
City Update
Mark Schwieterman City of Kettering
Jan 29, 2020
City Update
 
Club Executives & Directors
President
President Elect
Secretary
Treasurer
Past President
Club Service
Kettering Rotary Foundation
Speaker Coordinator
Web/Social - STRIVE
 
 
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Shekhar Mehta of India selected to be 2021-22 Rotary International President

Shekhar Mehta of India selected to be 2021-22 Rotary International

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Rotary’s 110th annual convention concludes

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