11/23/17 Join in the tradition that has been celebrated in Bethesda, MD for over three decades, with participants from Bethesda, surrounding communities, nearby states, and even military bases overseas. Turkey Chase is the largest fundraiser for the Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rotary Club and the YMCA, two of Montgomery County's most notable organizations. Over $4.9 million has been raised since the race's inception to improve the lives of thousands of at-risk children and families in our community. The race starts and finishes at YMCA Bethesda-Chevy Chase, 9401 Old Georgetown Road, Bethesda, MD 20814. To sign up to register or volunteer go to www.turkeychase.com.
B-CC Rotary Club members and their families gather each holiday season to help 35 - 45 children from underprivileged families in Montgomery County. The Children's Shopping Spree begins at Sears, Montgomery Mall, where Club members assist the children in shopping for necessities; like clothes, coats, gloves, hats, and shoes. Afterwards the children are treated to a bowling/pizza party at Kenwood Golf and County Club.
B-CC Club members and their families showed up to plant 50 trees at Bretton Woods Recreation Center on Saturday, November 18th. The Plant A Tree project is one of District Governor Greg Wims' initiatives, following Rotary International Presidents Ian H.S Risely's theme of "Rotary: Making a Difference".
Volunteer at the Rotary Drink Booth at Taste of Bethesda on October 7th.
2 Hour shifts: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm, 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm.
Contact Nancy to sign up by October 2nd at: email@example.com
District Governor Installation Dinner
Manor Country Club, 14901 Carrolton Road, Rockville, MD 20853
6:00 reception 7:00 dinner
Register at www.rotary7620.org or pick up registration form at weekly meetings.
Cost $70 per person, cash bar during reception.
Volunteer from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm.
Volunteer opportunities: cleaning and organizing certain areas in the storage facility, sorting donations of furniture and household goods, helping families select and load furniture onto trucks to take to their homes.
Bring your special Valentine, a friend, or co-worker for a health lunch at our club's annual Valentine's Day meeting. Our featured guest speaker will be Dr. Edward Healy, Cardiologist at Suburban Hospital, who will be talking about "Getting to the Heart of the Matter: The US Health Care Crisis!".
January 10th meeting location is changed to Glen Echo Park in the Arcade Bldg, 2nd Floor. (7300 MacArthur Blvd, Glen Echo, MD 20812)
Parking available of of Oxford Road in the main large parking lot. The lot on MacArthur Blvd is permit only but has handicap spots for those with handicap tags. From main parking lot walk over bridge, past carousel and you will see the Arcade Bldg which has POPCORN and Arcade on the front. There is a handicap access ramp on the side of the building and and elevator inside to take you to the 2nd floor classrooms where we will be meeting. If you have questions about Glen Echo Park please call their front desk at 301-634-2226.
Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rotary Club, MetroBethesda Rotary and The Greater Bethesda Chamber of Commerce first joint CRAB FEAST!
Where: BCC Rescue Squad, Anastasi Room, 5020 Battery Lane in Bethesda
All you can eat Crabs, BBQ Chicken, Corn on the Cob, Cole Slaw, Dessert, Beer, Wine, Ice Tea, and Great Networking.
Cost: $45 per person Register at Rotary Meetings with Sign Up Sheet